Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - November 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-11-30 VIDA Diagnostics gains FDA approval for comprehensive lung analysis software 0 None
2008-11-26 Advanced CT scans 100 percent accurate in checking for clogged arteries 0 None
2008-11-26 How microscopy can unlock the key to disease 0 None
2008-11-25 Out of control atoms provide sharper MRI images 0 None
2008-11-25 New MRI techniques with sharper images 0 None
2008-11-25 Researchers develop 'field hospital on a chip' 0 None
2008-11-25 Study looks at ventricular assist device outcomes 0 None
2008-11-25 Scientists develop 'barcode chip' to revolutionize diagnostic medical testing 0 None
2008-11-25 Hospital ups employee satisfaction 33 percent with 'on screen' internal communications 0 None
2008-11-24 FDA approves lung analysis software from VIDA Diagnostics 0 None
2008-11-24 Novel device enhances efficacy of standard chemotherapy 0 None
2008-11-20 New system helps the repair of hip joint using arthroscopy 0 None
2008-11-19 New cell phone apps automatically track workouts and green transportation 0 None
2008-11-19 Tissue Genesis applies CE Mark to tissue genesis cell isolation system 0 None
2008-11-19 Cytori announces seven new investigator-initiated clinical studies in Japan 0 4
2008-11-19 Roche NimbleGen launches microarrays for analysis of DNA copy number variation 0 None
2008-11-19 Power3 Medical files two patent applications for breast cancer blood test 0 None
2008-11-19 Medtronic launches new device in U.S. to improve treatment of aortic aneurysm 0 None
2008-11-19 Launch of new safety hypodermic needle 0 None
2008-11-18 Trial of Gore-tex-type material to stop strokes 0 None
2008-11-18 New technologies improve supplies of drugs to combat malaria 0 None
2008-11-18 New imaging technique tracks cancer-killing cells over prolonged period 0 None
2008-11-18 Medicsight seeks FDA 510(k) clearance to market ColonCAD software in the U.S. 0 None
2008-11-18 MaxCyte STX scalable transfection system launched in London 0 None
2008-11-18 Dilon Technologies forms alliance with Terason Ultrasound in diagnostic imaging 0 None
2008-11-18 CDC launches new on-line tool for violence prevention information 0 None
2008-11-18 Computed tomography technology shows anorexia impairs adolescent bone development 0 5
2008-11-18 Identigene expands sales of OTC DNA paternity test kit 2 None
2008-11-17 Optical frequency-domain imaging provides 3-D view of human coronary arteries 0 None
2008-11-17 Large deformation diffeomorphic mapping reveals brain abnormalities that may play key role in ADHD 0 None
2008-11-17 Innocoll receives fast track designation for Gentamicin surgical implant 0 None
2008-11-17 Nikon Instruments introduces new confocal spectral imaging system 0 None
2008-11-16 Gene chip technology used to rapidly and accurately detect pneumonia in ICU Patients on ventilators 0 5
2008-11-12 Taking telemedicine to the next level 0 None
2008-11-12 Computers used to create predictive models of human disease 0 None
2008-11-11 Nanoporous ceramic membranes could provide breakthroughs for implantable medical devices 0 None
2008-11-11 Nanomatrix stent coating designed to mimic natural endothelium 0 None
2008-11-11 New development of optical probes in chemistry 0 None
2008-11-11 Cell-coated stent as effective as drug-coated ones 0 None
2008-11-11 Neuroprosthetic brain implants may help stroke patients overcome partial paralysis 0 None
2008-11-11 MD FIRE program aims to integrate medical devices to improve the safety of medical care 0 None
2008-11-11 New technology to control the motion of bacteria that produce cellulose - biomaterial and medical implant potential 0 None
2008-11-11 Heart powered pacemakers and defibrillators 0 None
2008-11-11 Data expands the clinical utility of deCODE tests for heart attack, atrial fibrillation and stroke 0 None
2008-11-10 New Australian software for counting hairs 0 None
2008-11-10 Medtronic announces U.S. trial data on transcatheter valve for congenital heart disease 0 None
2008-11-10 Arteriocyte awarded DARPA funding for company's blood pharming technology 0 None
2008-11-10 New automotive safety systems to predict and prevent traffic accidents 0 None
2008-11-10 Headphones for MP3 players interfere with heart defibrillators, pacemakers 0 None
2008-11-10 Transition from CFC to HFA asthma inhalers 0 None
2008-11-10 New hybrid technology for disease prevention 0 4
2008-11-10 GE Healthcare showcases new cardiology technology 0 5
2008-11-08 Novel new approach to polymer synthesis 0 None
2008-11-08 New silver coated anti-microbial barrier dressing receives Canadian approval 0 None
2008-11-08 ESF workshop makes major advance in cancer radiotherapy 0 None
2008-11-07 Artificial intelligence coaching system lessens dementia load 0 None
2008-11-07 Accelr8 announces study results with BACcel diagnostic system for broad resistance in gram-negative pathogens 0 None
2008-11-06 Alternative brain scanning technology may aid diagnosis 0 None
2008-11-06 Computer that reacts to thought a lifeline for brain injured 0 None
2008-11-06 BioLife Solutions submits FDA master file on HypoThermosol preservation and storage media for cells, tissues 0 None
2008-11-06 Needle-free injection device approved in Europe and Australia 0 None
2008-11-05 Computer model improves diagnostic sonography 0 None
2008-11-04 The two-pacemaker system 0 None
2008-11-03 DIY high-tech microscope 0 5
2008-11-02 Novel scaffold to fix broken hearts 0 None


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