Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - February 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-02-28 Hartford Hospital, NextGate collaborate in HIE implementation and work-flow integration project 0 None
2010-02-27 BancTec to highlight professional services for medical industry at HIMSS10 0 3
2010-02-27 ADMET tester Absorption Systems joins Society of Toxicology as Affiliate 0 4
2010-02-27 TripleTree and WLSA extend I Award nomination deadline 0 None
2010-02-27 Cotton thread as core material in 'lab-on-chip' devices to detect kidney failure and diabetes 0 None
2010-02-27 Electronic prescribing decreases prescription errors 0 None
2010-02-27 Most visited health insurance website 0 4
2010-02-27 Greenway Medical Technologies donates leading edge Health IT solutions to NKU 0 None
2010-02-27 Ensure radiation therapy from certified technologists with ongoing qualifications 0 None
2010-02-27 Researchers develop noninvasive infrared scanning system to diagnose melanomas 0 None
2010-02-27 CPR instructions through cell phone: Potential critical, life-saving tool 0 None
2010-02-27 MSKIC accomplishes Obama's challenge by leveraging technology to health information sharing 0 None
2010-02-27 3M and PCTS to globally market innovative automated hand hygiene compliance solution 0 None
2010-02-27 "Smart Hip": Non-evasive method to regenerate bone tissue 0 None
2010-02-27 COBRA administration: THA endorses COBRAGuard to offer solutions 0 None
2010-02-27 dbMotion chosen to create interoperable electronic patient record for Northwest Hospital & Medical Center 0 None
2010-02-27 OTN to demonstrate combined solutions: Polycom's PC-based CMA with its telemedicine tools 0 None
2010-02-27 Phadia AB plans to provide access for specialists to peanut allergen components 0 None
2010-02-27 RES Software to demonstrate RES PowerFuse desktop transformation solution at HIMSS 2010 0 None
2010-02-27 Acculis' new device for destroying unwanted tissues receives European CE Mark clearance 0 None
2010-02-27 iBioLaunch platform technology to be licensed for plant-expressed influenza vaccines project 0 None
2010-02-27 MedQuist integrates DEP with new features of Epic Systems' Hyperspace Client 0 None
2010-02-27 Avo Photonics, AMS Technologies enter into distribution agreement 0 None
2010-02-27 Visage Imaging announces the signing of $2M agreement with Sydney-based Southern Radiology 0 None
2010-02-27 iSOFT Group to showcase interoperability focussed suite of innovative health IT solutions at HIMSS 0 None
2010-02-27 CPIPA selects ICA’s CareAlign technology to broaden existing reporting functions 0 None
2010-02-27 Federal officials focus on radiation practices at Florida clinic; Medical scan makers announce new efforts to prevent mistakes 0 None
2010-02-26 Manage Mobility, BEMS partner to sell SMARTHOMECARE and SECURITYSMART applications in the U.S. 2 None
2010-02-26 Carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy equally safe and effective for people at risk for stroke 0 None
2010-02-26 CAMH signs licensing agreement with US-based Athena Diagnostics to market new genetic test 0 None
2010-02-26 ProUroScan prostate imaging system 510(k) application: Inclement weather delays FDA processing 0 None
2010-02-26 PerkinElmer to purchase remaining interest of ICP-MS joint venture from Danaher 0 1
2010-02-26 dbMotion to exhibit connected healthcare solutions at HIMSS 2010 0 None
2010-02-26 Quest Software, HealthCast announce end-to-end clinical desktop and workflow solution 0 None
2010-02-26 Fate Therapeutics named to Technology Review's 2010 TR50 most innovative companies in the world list 0 None
2010-02-26 Henry Schein signs strategic partnership to distribute Brain-Pad's NatureZone UV/Ozone oral sanitizer 0 None
2010-02-26 Advances in surgical technology enable surgeons to perform many operations as outpatient procedures 0 None
2010-02-26 UCLA School of Nursing selects CytoCore's PadKit Collection Kit for comparative cytology study of cervical cancer 0 None
2010-02-26 Librede to develop technologies for improving ion channel drug discovery and screening at CNSI incubator 0 None
2010-02-26 Santa Cruz HIE: Inter-HIE exchange capability may improve patient care in California 0 None
2010-02-26 Premier healthcare alliance releases new value analysis solution for hospitals 0 None
2010-02-26 Helicos BioSciences to demonstrate single molecule sequencing using Helicos Genetic Analysis System 0 None
2010-02-26 Remedent and Precise Structures Milling Center named as SensAble Authorized Milling Centers 0 None
2010-02-26 EVA trial: MRI is more accurate for early diagnosis of breast cancer than digital mammography 0 None
2010-02-26 SensAble Technologies announces Release 3 of Dental Lab System 0 None
2010-02-26 MITA announces new radiation dose safeguards for expansively addressing patient safety in medical imaging 0 None
2010-02-26 RF Kyphoplasty procedure using StabiliT Vertebral Augmentation System: DFine treats over 2000 patients 0 None
2010-02-26 Pennsylvania Governor's Office receives over $17M to develop PHIX health information "superhighway" 0 None
2010-02-26 Prospect Medical Holdings announces launch of new investor web site 0 None
2010-02-26 SNI clinical study using ultrasound for treatment of ICH and IVH presented at International Stroke Conference 0 5
2010-02-26 Alegent Health, TeleHealth Services partner in "Generation Patient" enhancement initiative 0 None
2010-02-26 Locally advanced sinonasal malignancies: Proton beam radiation therapy promising 0 None
2010-02-26 SensAble Technologies announces second, fully integrated scanner option for Dental Lab System 0 None
2010-02-26 New Robotic Surgical Simulator created for robot-assisted surgery 0 None
2010-02-26 UCB adopts Enterprise version of NextBio platform 0 None
2010-02-26 Supelco launches Ascentis Express Peptide ES-C18 HPLC columns 0 None
2010-02-26 BioClinica Optimizer launched for clinical supply planning and management 0 None
2010-02-26 Exergames improve mood and mental health-related quality of life in seniors with SSD 0 None
2010-02-26 NCCN Guidelines: Chemosensitivity/resistance assays to be part of Principles of Chemotherapy section 0 None
2010-02-26 Pall Corporation announces next generation, 96-well AcroPrep Advance filter plates 0 None
2010-02-26 Guidant conceals defibrillator safety problems from FDA, is charged with criminal violations 0 None
2010-02-26 Manhattan Scientifics completes agreement to acquire all commercial rights to Senior Scientific 0 None
2010-02-26 Accelerated radiation therapy helps reduce amount of chemotherapy in advanced head and neck cancer patients 0 None
2010-02-26 Ferring Pharmaceuticals, GSN sign agreement to test Parental Support technology 0 None
2010-02-25 TMI's Glider balloon catheter for PTA of lesions in peripheral vasculature receives FDA marketing clearance 0 None
2010-02-25 Lawsuit alleges Medtronic illegally marketed stent device for unapproved use 0 None
2010-02-25 4medica to present IHR solution at Interoperability Showcase in Atlanta 0 None
2010-02-25 CFIA approves export of Neovasc's processed pericardial tissue products to Europe 0 None
2010-02-25 Dangers of steroid abuse: gone live 0 None
2010-02-25 CHOP and AIAM collaborate to develop more accurate child crash test dummies 0 None
2010-02-25 Little Company of Mary installs Toshiba America Medical Systems' Vantage Atlas MR system 0 None
2010-02-25 Translational Regenerative Medicine Forum in Winston-Salem 0 None
2010-02-25 Skills for Health launches new online resources to explore benefits of health sector apprenticeships 0 None
2010-02-25 Saint Louis County Justice Services awards alcohol monitoring contract to EMASS 0 None
2010-02-25 Upcoming web conference focuses on Next Generation Ultrasound Market in Europe 0 None
2010-02-25 InTouch Health's Remote Presence telemedicine network: Over 100,000 clinical sessions performed 1 None
2010-02-25 Agilent Technologies announces new multiplexing capability in SureSelect Target Enrichment System 0 None
2010-02-25 New book details how Greenway Medical Technologies' PrimeResearch integrates with PrimeSuite 0 None
2010-02-25 Internet-based surveillance helps confront infectious disease threats at mass gatherings 0 None
2010-02-25 BCBSF to be IPG's designated implantable device management vendor for extensive provider network 0 None
2010-02-25 Asymptomatic pancreatic cyst treatment: UCLA-Veterans Affairs research team develops evaluation tool 0 3.2
2010-02-25 Focal therapy for localized prostate cancer: US HIFU announces intention to fund multi-center trial 0 5
2010-02-25 SeqWright deploys Isilon scale-out NAS storage solution for next-generation genomic sequencing services 0 None
2010-02-25 MicroTransponder awarded $2.6M NINDS SBIR FastTrack U44 grant, announces $7M Series B funding 0 None
2010-02-25 Eclipsys, Microsoft sign health information technology alliance 0 None
2010-02-25 Mariner to present HAI controlling dashboard at 2010 Microsoft Health User Group Exchange 0 None
2010-02-25 Fisher Wallace Cranial Stimulator prescribed to patients suffering from depression, anxiety and insomnia 0 None
2010-02-25 LodgeNet Healthcare expands interactive patient television system at one of leading cancer hospitals 0 None
2010-02-25 New interface to help caregivers receive and respond to alert messages now available 0 None
2010-02-25 BIDHC selects MedAptus Professional Intelligent Charge Capture technology 0 None
2010-02-25 Deciphering babies' cries: Hope for new parents 0 None
2010-02-25 FDA may set patient safety regulations for health IT 0 None
2010-02-25 PositiveID, FIS partner to launch Health Link personal health record 0 5
2010-02-25 SBi's Mini-Rail System and Cannulated Screw System receive FDA pre-market clearance 0 None
2010-02-25 Researchers develop evaluation tool to help guide asymptomatic pancreatic cyst treatment 0 None
2010-02-24 MedNet Solutions introduces iMedNet eClinical technology platform 0 None
2010-02-24 Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery program performed at John Muir Medical Center 0 None
2010-02-24 Researchers to test Radio-embolisation technique in patients with bowel cancer 0 None
2010-02-24 Unique technology identifies drug candidates, speeds up drug development 0 None
2010-02-24 Researchers team up to monitor and assess potential infectious disease threats to Vancouver 0 None
2010-02-24 Holy Name Hospital implements Fujitsu PalmSecure authentication technology for patient registration and identification 0 5
2010-02-24 InfraReDx to exhibit novel LipiScan Coronary Imaging System at LUMEN 2010 0 None
2010-02-24 Smith & Nephew launches DYONICS RF System to remove soft tissue during arthroscopic surgery 0 None
2010-02-24 Life Technologies adds SOLiD PI System to sequencing solutions portfolio 0 None
2010-02-24 Sound Physicians integrates Mount Carmel East Hospital’s hospitalist services 0 None
2010-02-24 Genetic test for autism: Transgenomic licenses exclusive intellectual property from IntegraGen 0 None
2010-02-24 First convertible endotracheal tube launched by Teleflex Medical 0 None
2010-02-24 NeHII implements Axolotl’s Elysium Exchange platform at Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital 0 None
2010-02-24 WaveMark introduces new RFID smart cabinets for hospitals 0 None
2010-02-24 SCCT accepts submissions for fourth annual Young Investigator Awards 0 None
2010-02-24 Prothesis made of nanocompound material may last more than 150 years 0 None
2010-02-24 AutoGenomics launches expanded test panel to detect 17 B-RAF mutations 0 None
2010-02-24 Early implantation of cochlear devices in deaf children leads to better overall quality of life 0 None
2010-02-24 Comparison study of two treatment strategies for severe sepsis reveals similar short-term survival rates 0 None
2010-02-24 IBM Maximo software helps GNL ensure optimal performance of equipment in fight against emerging infectious diseases 0 None
2010-02-24 Research study to develop new model of health care delivery for patients 0 None
2010-02-24 PressureWire Aeris technology now available to hospitals using Horizon Cardiology Hemo solution 0 None
2010-02-24 Ion Torrent to award two Ion Personal Genome Machine sequencers through grant program 0 None
2010-02-24 New England Biolabs adds NEBNext DNA Sample Prep Master Mix Set 3 for use with Life Technologies' SOLiD 3 System 0 5
2010-02-24 PointCare Technologies donates rapid PointCare NOW tests to Haitian clinics 0 4.3
2010-02-24 Clinicians and industry experts convene to discuss meaningful use of EHR technology at HIMSS conference 0 None
2010-02-24 USPSTF-recommended guidelines lead to decline in mammograms and early detection programs for women under 50 0 None
2010-02-24 TeleTracking Technologies to highlight future trends in patient flow at 2010 HIMSS conference 0 None
2010-02-24 CLC bio, Isilon Systems collaborate to eliminate analysis, storage bottlenecks in high-throughput sequencing workflows 0 None
2010-02-24 UK pharmacists overwhelmingly prefer dispensing preservative-free drugs 0 None
2010-02-24 BSD2000 deep hyperthermia combined with chemotherapy improves quality of life in NSCLC patients 0 None
2010-02-24 Researchers study how laser-induced ultrasound could help identify the stage of melanoma 0 None
2010-02-24 A1C lab test can help in combating diabetes 0 None
2010-02-24 SRI International awarded $3.8M BARDA contract to develop a radiation assessment device 0 None
2010-02-24 FDA grants EUA for Longhorn Influenza A/H1N1-09 Prime RRT-PCR Assay in CLIA high complexity laboratories 0 None
2010-02-24 New genetic analysis system for forensic DNA testing laboratories launched 0 None
2010-02-23 Government, with billions in loans, bets electronic medical records can improve care 0 None
2010-02-23 FDA grants Diagnostic Hybrids emergency use authorization for 2009 H1N1 Influenza A Virus ID Kit 0 None
2010-02-23 BD Biosciences initiates next-generation flow cytometer 0 None
2010-02-23 Cantimer, Advanced Instruments announce license and product development agreement 0 None
2010-02-23 Access Systems awarded $3.5M contract to support HHS FTS2001-Networx Transition Program Management Office 0 None
2010-02-23 Study proves accuracy of MTWA non-invasive test in identifying patients at risk of arrhythmic events and SCD 0 5
2010-02-23 Menssana Research develops 85% accurate breath test for pulmonary tuberculosis 0 5
2010-02-23 Catheter insertion technology patent acquired by Acacia Research subsidiary 0 None
2010-02-23 Simple test to check personal cholesterol levels 0 5
2010-02-23 USPSTF mammography recommendations: Avon Foundation for Women survey confirms states denying coverage 0 None
2010-02-23 NewCardio's CardioBip technology for remote wireless monitoring demonstrates reliable detection of AF 0 None
2010-02-23 Healthland's EMR solution product enhancements to be showcased at 2010 HIMSS Conference 0 None
2010-02-23 Innovative 3-D interactive anatomy learning tools 0 5
2010-02-23 OUTCOME, REACH Call partner to integrate stroke-telemedicine data into Get With The Guidelines–Stroke program 0 None
2010-02-23 HealthPort announces addition of eDelivery to ROI process 0 None
2010-02-23 Northern Michigan Regional Hospital selects Medicity for implementing HIE 0 None
2010-02-23 Medquist to particpate as Implementer in the HIMSS10 Interoperability Showcase 0 None
2010-02-23 Somerset Hospital collaborates with Mckesson to automate pharmacy with PROmanager-Rx system 0 None
2010-02-23 Sound-based lasers could lead to development of high-resolution biomedical diagnostic devices 0 None
2010-02-23 Head and neck tumors in close proximity to sensitive areas may lead to brain injury, visionary risk or hearing loss 0 None
2010-02-23 New cardiac imaging technique reduces radiation exposure compared to standard helical scan 0 None
2010-02-23 Aetna selects Millennium Laboratories as national pain management services provider 0 None
2010-02-23 Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Novartis Option Fund partner to develop novel inhibitors against key metalloenzyme target 0 None
2010-02-23 Kb Port launches innovative tool for storing and cataloging multiple ETC recordings 0 None
2010-02-23 Pulmonx to raise new funding for global launch of Zephyr EBV and Chartis Pulmonary Assessment System 0 None
2010-02-23 PositiveID, RECEPTORS announce successful completion of rapid virus detection system Phase I development 0 None
2010-02-23 Memometal Technologies announces acquisition of ABS' OrthoGlide Ankle Technology 0 None
2010-02-23 FDA grants Haemonetics clearance to collect two RBC on Cymbal system 0 None
2010-02-22 Amedica, Orthopaedic Synergy sign SiN articulating hip and knee implant Joint Venture Development Agreement 0 None
2010-02-22 RNCRR uses Parascript' AccuDetect CAD software to detect breast cancer 0 None
2010-02-22 Researchers use new technology to reveal different genetic patterns of neuroblastoma 0 5
2010-02-22 Axolotl has the most live HIE clients in acute-to-acute space, KLAS reports 0 None
2010-02-22 WuXi PharmaTech's Suzhou non-clinical safety testing facility receives AAALAC accreditation 0 None
2010-02-22 eMix announces 11 beta sites in trial of cloud-based technology for sharing imaging studies and reports 0 None
2010-02-22 ResMed launches S9 sleep apnoea therapy platform in Europe 0 None
2010-02-22 Researchers use new techniques to investigate the nature violence 0 None
2010-02-22 Caliper Life Sciences forms SAB to develop additional solutions for next generation sequencing workflows 0 None
2010-02-22 Research paves way for building tabletop X-ray laser that can be used for high-resolution imaging 0 5
2010-02-22 Robot-assisted surgery advantageous over laparoscopic surgery for uretero-pelvic junction obstruction 0 None
2010-02-22 Researchers develop new tool to understand how cancer grows 0 None
2010-02-21 Scientists develop new mathematical model to understand CML better 0 5
2010-02-20 OrthoAccel Technologies promotes AcceleDent System for enhancing orthodontics at 7th IOC 0 3.5
2010-02-20 Cappella promotes serial IVUS analysis & Sideguard 3.25 device at Rome JIM 0 3.5
2010-02-20 American Well honored as one of the most innovative companies in Healthcare 0 None
2010-02-20 Physio-Control restarts unrestricted global shipments of LIFEPAK defibrillators following FDA approval 0 None
2010-02-20 Ethicon Endo-Surgery resolves longstanding patent litigation with Hologic 0 None
2010-02-19 HIT Roundup: The push for electronic records continues 0 None
2010-02-19 Genoptix signs multi-year licensing agreement with HistoRx for AQUA technology 0 None
2010-02-19 First hands-on workshop on E-beam and X-ray Irradiation Technologies 0 None
2010-02-19 Caliper Life Sciences introduces automated nucleic acid fractionation instrument, LabChip XT 0 None
2010-02-19 Loxogon's new healthcare software application integrates multiple hospital information systems in real-time 0 5
2010-02-19 InfoLogix to present at SAP Insider Logistics and Supply Chain Conference 0 None
2010-02-19 Universal Detection Technology to commence marketing of passive zone security sensor 0 5
2010-02-19 Major challenge facing today's toxicologists: Developing test systems to predict toxicity of compounds 0 None
2010-02-19 Low-cost lab-on-a-chip diagnostic tests become attractive area of research 0 None
2010-02-19 Mental health care for federally incarcerated offenders through telemedicine 0 None
2010-02-19 Guiding Stars storewide nutrition navigation system influences healthier food purchasing decisions 0 None
2010-02-19 Dicom Systems to unveil latest addition to DCMSYS product family at 2010 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition 0 None
2010-02-19 Five best practices for medical device industry 0 None
2010-02-19 Embrella Embolic Deflector device highlighted during JIM 2010 meeting in Rome 0 None
2010-02-19 SSHS selects Eclipsys’ Sunrise Enterprise suite of solutions for integrating EHR across multiple care venues 0 None
2010-02-19 Parker Waichman Alonso applauds GSK for deciding to stop manufacturing denture adhesive products made with zinc 0 None
2010-02-19 New research findings: 72% people are unaware of invisible lingual braces 0 None
2010-02-19 Contrast-enhanced MRI may help physicians differentiate between rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis 0 None
2010-02-19 Roseville ROC commences cancer treatment with Elekta VMAT 0 None
2010-02-19 DSM Pharmaceutical Products wins Profiles in Sustainability award 0 None
2010-02-19 PsychoGenics announces alliance with experimental neuropharmacology expert for specialized microdialysis services 0 None
2010-02-19 Researchers develop new technique to automatically control anaesthesia during surgical operations 0 None
2010-02-19 NIA supports FDA initiative to reduce radiation overexposure from medical imaging 0 5
2010-02-19 Tryton Medical announces implantation of Tryton stent for the first time in Portugal and Austria 0 None
2010-02-19 Ortivus reports net sales of MSEK 105.0 for 2009 0 None
2010-02-19 Researchers use Life Technologies’ next-generation sequencing instruments for cancer research 0 None
2010-02-19 USPTO grants SPO Medical innovative baby heart rate monitoring patent 0 None
2010-02-19 AGNITY Healthcare launched to improve mobile healthcare solutions 0 None
2010-02-19 Researchers develop technology to preserve vaccines in tropical temperatures 1 None
2010-02-19 Kaiser Permanente honored as the fifth Most Innovative Health Care Company for pioneering EHR 0 None
2010-02-19 Medical experts craft much-needed classification system for diabetic nephropathy 0 None
2010-02-19 Echo Therapeutics makes significant advance in designing Symphony tCGM device 1 None
2010-02-19 Blood transfusions based on single low hematocrit measurement questioned 0 5
2010-02-19 Insight Imaging to provide Enterprise Solutions to Progressive Imaging Center 0 None
2010-02-19 Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists develop genome-based blood tests for cancer 0 None
2010-02-19 U.S. Patent and Trademark office issues Patent on Positron’s Tech-Assist 0 None
2010-02-19 Report examines how medical technology changes state of health care 0 None
2010-02-19 Gentel Biosciences launches integrated Proteomics Multi-System 0 None
2010-02-19 RainDance Technologies enters into strategic agreement with Applied Biosystems 0 None
2010-02-19 FDA may drop medical device 'fast track' amid overuse concerns 0 None
2010-02-18 IMS Health launches IMS Aggregate Spend Compliance Services 0 None
2010-02-18 Anulex Technologies announces the commercial availability of Xclose Plus Tissue Repair System 0 None
2010-02-18 Johns Hopkins Medicine acquires Naviscan Positron Emission Mammography for radiotracer research 0 None
2010-02-18 AltraVax acquires vaccine development technology package from Maxygen 0 None
2010-02-18 Ear candles can cause serious injuries, warns FDA 0 None
2010-02-18 Merge Healthcare passes interoperability tests at IHE Connectathon 0 None
2010-02-18 BIOGUARD wound dressings with Quick-Med’s NIMBUS antimicrobial technology to be sold by Medline Industries 0 None
2010-02-18 Intezyne announces new patents covering IVECT Method in major pharmaceutical markets 0 None
2010-02-18 Emtec to demonstrate thin client solution at HIMSS 2010 Conference and Exhibition 0 None
2010-02-18 Preferred Homecare implements Authentidate Holding's Inscrybe Healthcare web-based service 0 None
2010-02-18 IRA to offer Personal Genetic Health and Ancestry Testing to residents of Latin America 0 None
2010-02-18 Long-term solution for U.S. medical isotope shortage needed 0 None
2010-02-18 AutoGenomics awarded ISO 13485 certification for quality management system 0 None
2010-02-18 Vertebroplasty effective in treatment of VCFs 0 2.3
2010-02-18 La Pitie hospital performs 200 implants of SynCardia temporary CardioWest Total Artificial Heart 0 None
2010-02-18 Biotage announces global launch of Syro Wave microwave and parallel peptide synthesizer 0 None
2010-02-18 Clarion Care develops healthcare software solution to reduce deficit by 42% 0 5
2010-02-18 Easier walking for amputees: Artificial foot that recycles energy 0 None
2010-02-18 Upp Technology adds Vaccine Provider Registration System to irms software suite 0 None
2010-02-18 Researcher develops acoustic resonant sensor that can test bodily fluids for variety of diseases 0 None
2010-02-18 HPV DNA testing vital in identification of cervical cancer 0 None
2010-02-18 HealthTrust Purchasing Group signs 3-year vascular graft procurement contract with MAQUET Cardiovascular 0 None
2010-02-18 Aptuit develops proprietary production screen to understand API and drug formulations 0 None
2010-02-18 Rondaxe and TD2 announce cancer drug development alliance 0 None
2010-02-18 Sorin Group's newest generation C5 HLM system receives FDA clearance 0 None
2010-02-18 New wound care teleassistance service launched 0 None
2010-02-18 New IEEE Xplore digital library offers smarter research experience 0 None
2010-02-18 febit introduces new HybSelector instrument for next-generation resequencing solutions 0 None
2010-02-18 First robot-assisted cystectomy in North Texas 0 None
2010-02-18 Asuragen announces agreement to develop and manufacture RNA Control Kits for Affymetrix 0 None
2010-02-18 Multiple, independent European blood centers to report on INTERCEPT Blood System for platelets and plasma 0 None
2010-02-18 Hill-Rom launches new improved ES bed for healthcare facilities 0 None
2010-02-18 NIA develops CardiacConnections program to drive better patient outcomes 0 None
2010-02-18 Olympus launches new medical devices for LESS surgery 0 None
2010-02-18 Eriez unveils new Dual-Beam X-Ray and Metal Detector systems for improved food safety 0 None
2010-02-18 CMC-NorthEast chooses Premier’s QualityAdvisor solution for improving patient care 0 None
2010-02-18 BioMimetic Therapeutics annouces completion of Augment Bone Graft PMA submission 0 None
2010-02-18 PerkinElmer expands fetal, maternal and neonatal health screening capability in India 0 None
2010-02-18 EGS announces performance of 3,500th NOS procedure 0 None
2010-02-18 BG Medicine, Merck collaborate in development of novel biomarker for lipid disorder management 0 None
2010-02-18 Quintiles launches QTEA solution to speed patient recruitment 0 None
2010-02-18 Roche Molecular Systems, Merck Sharp & Dohme announce cancer therapeutics collaboration 0 None
2010-02-18 HealthYes! expands life-saving mobile screening services to Oklahoma 0 None
2010-02-18 World's smallest ultrasound device could offer a new level of home therapy for painful ailments 0 None
2010-02-18 New mobile phone technology may promote healthier lifestyle 0 None
2010-02-17 PositiveID acquires intellectual property rights and assets of Easy Check Medical Diagnostics 0 None
2010-02-17 USPTO grants patent to Bellacure's drug-free treatment device for arthritis pain 0 5
2010-02-17 Ardiem Medical receives non-exclusive license to make and sell neuromodulation devices 0 None
2010-02-17 Athersys completes enrollment in phase I MultiStem allogeneic stem cell therapy clinical trial 0 None
2010-02-17 IH Systems selects Robotic IV Automation Systems for cytotoxic drug preparation 0 None
2010-02-17 NABsys to utilize $7M Series B funding for accelerating DNA sequencing platform development 0 None
2010-02-17 Wellstar International commences Beta Test in Long Term Care Facility 0 None
2010-02-17 NCOA survey: Communication about safety of medical imaging for patients is often inadequate 0 None
2010-02-17 Soligenix' LPM oral drug delivery technology receives Hong Kong patent 0 None
2010-02-17 Low-income nations lack advanced e-health tools that can help them achieve better health outcomes 0 None
2010-02-17 Novel composite foam could lead to new generation of biomedical implants 0 None
2010-02-17 LUMEDX completes extensive cardiovascular PACS deployment at IHS 0 2
2010-02-17 ICAP Ocean Tomo offers Medcanica's patent portfolio for sale 0 None
2010-02-17 Canada's first-ever national physiotherapy advertising campaign 0 None
2010-02-17 Simple urine tests for four proteins may detect early kidney disease in people with lupus 0 None
2010-02-17 UWM engineer creates software program that foresees outcome before stem cell divides 0 None
2010-02-17 Waters launches new Viridis family of analytical and preparative SFC columns for compound purification 0 None
2010-02-17 International Stem Cell's human cornea technology: Clinical-commercial opportunities in Asia and Europe 0 5
2010-02-17 Pacific Biosciences introduces partner program for SMRT DNA sequencing system 0 5
2010-02-17 MEDecision launches InFrame collaborative HIE service 0 None
2010-02-17 Bluegiga Technologies introduces Bluegiga eHealth Access Point for health and medical applications 0 None
2010-02-17 Thomson Reuters, Ingenious Med announce unified billing solution for hospitals and physician practices 0 None
2010-02-17 VTT Technical Research Centre develops 3-minute MR image assessment method 0 None
2010-02-17 Picis launches LYNX CareBridge software to help hospitals address medical necessity challenges 0 None
2010-02-17 Medical journal finds divide between doctors and patients on new mammogram recommendations 0 None
2010-02-17 Shared Health partners with MEDai to provide HIE platform to the state of Tennessee 0 None
2010-02-17 GeneNews granted second U.S. patent for Sentinel Principle technology 0 None
2010-02-17 WebMD Health introduces new enhancements for Medscape Mobile for physicians 0 5
2010-02-17 APCER PHARMA to demonstrate pharmacovigilance/drug safety and regulatory services at GPhA meeting 0 None
2010-02-17 Utah dentists use Apex OneTouch solution to process patient insurance claims for reimbursement 0 None
2010-02-17 Exagen Diagnostics, EndoChoice announce agreement for promoting diagnostic services to U.S. gastroenterologists 0 None
2010-02-17 Calypso real-time tumor tracking system usage during IMRT for prostate cancer reduces rectal/urinary side effects 0 5
2010-02-17 Energetiq Technology launches new LDLS light sources for advanced technology applications 0 None
2010-02-17 ViewRay earns NorTech Innovation Award for advancements in cancer radiation therapy technology 0 None
2010-02-17 Quintiles' anatomic pathology services now available in China to help develop effective cancer treatments 0 None
2010-02-17 Osseon Therapeutics completes first Osseoplasty procedures in Europe 0 None
2010-02-17 New research report on orthopedic biomaterials market in the U.S. 0 None
2010-02-17 Controlled utility study results of BGM Galectin-3 test for heart failure published in cardiology journal 0 None
2010-02-17 New DNA: Dynamic NextGen Analytics platform now available from IntegriChain 0 None
2010-02-17 Sequenom CMM launches SensiGene Fetal Sex Determination test 0 None
2010-02-16 Diagenode launches SX-8G IP-Star system for epigenetics 0 None
2010-02-16 New hands-free texting application can prevent vehicular accidents 0 None
2010-02-16 Obama administration announces $1 billion in new health IT grants 0 None
2010-02-16 Solos Endoscopy announces new polymer dilator for MammoView Breast Endoscopy System 0 None
2010-02-16 Delcath Systems to initiate Expanded Access Program for melphalan in patients with metastatic melanoma to the liver 0 None
2010-02-16 'Fertility chip' to accurately count spermatozoa in sperm 0 2.3
2010-02-16 Ingenuity Systems releases new IPA software for life science researchers 0 None
2010-02-16 SELmedia releases evidence-based program that helps HFA kids develop social skills 0 None
2010-02-16 European care management market to reach $694.4M in 2015 0 None
2010-02-16 Digestive care expert Brenda Watson's website discusses bowel movements and underlying health 0 5
2010-02-16 VPCI pioneers on-demand GMP consultation services for Pharmaceutical manufacturers 0 None
2010-02-16 Recondo Technology joins HL7 International as organizational member 0 None
2010-02-16 FDA’s radiation exposure-reduction initiative: HealthHelp’s model provides quality and safety 0 None
2010-02-16 VWR International's Third Annual European Sales Conference: Top suppliers honored 0 None
2010-02-16 SimMan 3G robotic patient helps pharmacy students practice diagnostic skills 0 None
2010-02-16 GSMA announces important updates to Embedded Mobile initiative 0 None
2010-02-16 Simple, inexpensive test to help determine concussion in athletes 0 None
2010-02-16 Accuray: Mount Vernon Cancer Centre acquires CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System 0 5
2010-02-16 Stentys' self-expanding and drug-eluting stents demonstrate promising results in 'OPEN-I' clinical study 0 None
2010-02-16 US Oncology honored as inaugural inductee to Texas Governor's Business Hall of Fame 0 None
2010-02-16 Simple protein urine test may help detect early kidney disease in people with lupus 0 None
2010-02-16 NorTech announces winners of annual Innovation Awards program 0 None
2010-02-16 Prestigious journal suppressing dissenting evidence favoring unnecessary cervical biopsy industry, complains HiFi DNA Tech president 0 None
2010-02-16 Spectra Laboratories replaces legacy system with McKesson’s Horizon Lab LIS to improve workflow 0 None
2010-02-16 Altarum Institute awarded $19.6M ARRA funds to serve as lead agent in establishing M-CEITA 0 None
2010-02-15 Genous Bio-engineered R stent beneficial for patients not suitable for long term DAPT 0 None
2010-02-15 LCA announces new internet link with renowned lung cancer research center in Zhuhai, China 0 None
2010-02-15 NRF and MOE fund support for SCELSE microbial biofilm research centre 0 5
2010-02-15 ALCAT Laboratory introduces compatibility testing to over 130 new functional foods and medicinal herbs 0 None
2010-02-15 APS-AAPT joint meeting: Highlights 0 None
2010-02-15 TV medical dramas show inaccurate seizure management 0 None
2010-02-15 Freeland Systems prohibited from selling Kardia Health Systems' software and customer lists 0 None
2010-02-15 High-resolution still images alongside high-speed video footage for detailed scientific imaging 0 None
2010-02-15 TAP to showcase ambr system at Cell Line Development and Engineering 2010 0 None
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2010-02-15 Effective smoking cessation treatments 0 None
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2010-02-15 GE Healthcare launches Vscan ultrasound, pocket-sized visualization tool for point-of-care imaging 0 5
2010-02-15 Free educational webinar: Important aspects to be aware of when selecting EHR system 0 None
2010-02-15 Benefits of NaviNet Insurer Connect to be studied in New Jersey 0 None
2010-02-12 Spanish-language media campaign increases number of QuitLine callers 0 None
2010-02-12 BSC extends agreement for MedeAnalytics' Claims Transparency solution 0 None
2010-02-12 Bluewater Health licenses Medworxx LMS and PDMS 0 None
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2010-02-12 De La Rue Identity Systems to design and roll-out Rwanda's national eID project 0 None
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2010-02-12 Viral Genetics: Company update 0 None
2010-02-12 MSNJ participates in multi-payer health care common portal project 0 None
2010-02-12 VIPPS accreditation program for Internet pharmacies 0 None
2010-02-12 European Patent Office affirms validity of EuroMed's patent for Wrinkle-Resistant Wound dressings 0 None
2010-02-12 Embark Health launches Advance Directive Solution to improve healthcare practices 1 4
2010-02-12 Smart Holograms launches new Verif-EYE bio-optical, interactive visual sensor 0 None
2010-02-12 MITA endorses eight key principles to reduce unnecessary radiation exposure and medical errors 0 None
2010-02-12 Traditional Home Health and Hospice selects ExpressMD's Electronic House Call system for CHF program 0 None
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2010-02-12 Wolters Kluwer Health releases optimized mobile website for Facts & Comparisons eAnswers 0 None
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2010-02-12 OrbusNeich commences enrollment in Chinese Genous Bio-engineered R stent trial 0 None
2010-02-12 CapitalBio officially joins Roche NimbleGen CSP Program 0 None
2010-02-12 ASU scientists develop versatile DNA reader to unlock DNA genetic code 0 None
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2010-02-12 Siemens Healthcare renews strategic alliance with NextGen Healthcare Information Systems 0 None
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2010-02-12 MacSpeech Scribe Medical add-on component released 0 None
2010-02-12 iTech Medical signs manufacturing agreement with Thought Technology for MPR technology 0 None
2010-02-12 Corey McPherson Nash, Biogen Idec team up to create new website for life science community 0 None
2010-02-11 PARI Pharma commences enrollment in L-CsA Phase 2b efficacy study 0 None
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2010-02-11 Lack of provider status denies radiation oncologists authority to make decisions based on patient safety and treatment accuracy 0 None
2010-02-11 Toshiba America Medical Systems' cardiovascular X-ray service receives top ranking 0 None
2010-02-11 NovaShunt initiates study to evaluate AFS for refractory ascites patients 0 None
2010-02-11 Altarum Institute re-vamps Health Policy Forum “blog” for 2010 0 None
2010-02-11 SafeBridge Consultants validates improved hygiene air sampling and analytical method for naproxen sodium 0 None
2010-02-11 McKesson releases latest version of Lytec EHR and practice management solutions 0 None
2010-02-11 Texas RHIO empowers with Prognosis Health Information Systems' web-based EMR 0 None
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2010-02-11 MEDNET to display NHIN and health care information technologies at HIMSS annual conference 0 None
2010-02-11 Drexel University CNHP invites nominations for Bayada Technological Innovation in Nursing Education and Practice Awards 0 None
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2010-02-11 Sears Hearing Centres joins Hearing Mission to Toluca, Mexico 0 None
2010-02-11 Intermec Technologies announces partnership with HealthWyse and Data Capture Solutions 0 5
2010-02-11 Boston Scientific rebuts HeartRhythm's cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator implantation article 0 None
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2010-02-11 MUSC researchers introduce second generation dual-source CT scanner to detect cardiac disease 0 None
2010-02-11 HDC signs agreement to receive clinical specimens for colon cancer molecular diagnostic test 0 None
2010-02-11 Principio, Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center sign technology licensing agreement 0 None
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2010-02-11 New sensory tools for younger children 0 5
2010-02-11 EDGE Medical Devices' Plasma DR readout technology garners 2010 Enabling Technology Award 0 None
2010-02-11 MedX announces the completion of first sale in New Zealand 0 None
2010-02-11 FDA to take closer look at medical radiation, devices 0 None
2010-02-10 Catalysis Foundation for Health to discover new TB biomarkers with $5M Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant 0 None
2010-02-10 Fluidigm releases amplicon tagging protocol for Illumina GA II next-generation sequencer 0 None
2010-02-10 Candela receives SFDA approval to market its laser systems throughout China 0 None
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2010-02-10 AB SCIEX technology solution implemented for anti-doping enforcement at the 2010 Winter Games 0 None
2010-02-10 Model Metrics launches Pharma2GO sales force automation solution for pharma and life science industries 0 None
2010-02-10 Practice Fusion patient survey: Doctors are making use of EHR systems 0 5
2010-02-10 launches interactive, personalized STD test recommendation 0 5
2010-02-10 New OKI Semiconductor module offers improved automated fingerprint identification and access control 0 None
2010-02-10 Goodwin Biotechnology, Macrocyclics announce collaboration on Chelation and Bioconjugation 0 None
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2010-02-10 MEDecision completes latest round of interoperability tests with other leading EHR vendors 0 None
2010-02-10 SafeStitch Medical's AMID Stapler receives European CE Mark 0 None
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2010-02-10 UH researchers create Walk n' Play iPhone application to keep track of physical activity 0 None
2010-02-10 AdvanSource Biomaterials' polymer product lines comply with the guidelines of European Council Decision 0 None
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2010-02-10 Bulgaria deploys Gemalto' smart cards to secure access to personal health records for military personnel 0 None
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2010-02-10 Sequenom CMM licenses rights from Optherion to develop and commercialize AMD diagnostic tests 0 None
2010-02-10 Sony acquires iCyt Mission Technology 0 None
2010-02-10 SPO Medical signs Memorandum of Understanding with SporTracker 0 None
2010-02-10 St. Jude Medical's USB cellular adaptor receives European CE Mark approval for [email protected] transmitter 0 None
2010-02-10 Hospitals use new robotic catheter guidance system to treat abnormal heart rhythms 0 None
2010-02-10 PHNS launches new "24/7 Claims Acceleration" services for U.S. hospitals 0 None
2010-02-10 APA releases proposed draft diagnostic criteria for DSM-5 0 None
2010-02-10 MSU launches research and training program to address product counterfeiting 0 None
2010-02-10 Stryker Orthopaedics announces the release of Rejuvenate Modular Primary Hip System 0 None
2010-02-10 OlFactor Laboratories acquires exclusive license to patented technology from UC Riverside 0 None
2010-02-10 Ikonisys to showcase oncoFISH cervical test at Eurogin 2010 Cervical Cancer Prevention Conference 0 None
2010-02-10 US HIFU announces exclusive partnership with Riverside Research Institute 0 None
2010-02-10 Excelsior Medical receives Canadian marketing license for new, pre-filled catheter lock syringe 0 None
2010-02-10 Ligon Discovery, Lycera announce collaboration to identify drug candidates for immune disorders 0 None
2010-02-10 ASA Effect test: A tool to identify patients who do not respond to ASA therapy 0 None
2010-02-09 FDA grants marketing clearance for Volcano's Eagle Eye Platinum digital IVUS catheter 0 None
2010-02-09 Phase III BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System-chemotherapy combination study for pancreatic cancer initiated 0 None
2010-02-09 Volcano acquires Xtract Thrombus Aspiration Catheter device from Lumen Biomedical 0 None
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2010-02-09 Cynosure settles patent infringement lawsuit against CoolTouch 1 None
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2010-02-09 ALOKA's ProSound Alpha 6 diagnostic ultrasound system wins the iF Product Design Award 2010 0 None
2010-02-09 Chi-Fu Trading to market and sell Delcath PHP Systems in Taiwan 0 None
2010-02-09 Orlando Health implements MedeAnalytics’ QCA solution 0 None
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2010-02-09 Researchers modify tool for assessing risk of incoming patients in emergency departments 0 None
2010-02-09 Physical Activity Innovations named ‘Bluetooth Innovator of the Year’ for 2009 0 1
2010-02-09 East Cooper Medical Center to install LiveData and KARL STORZ Endoscopy- America's Patient-Aware OR solutions 0 None
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2010-02-09 Preliminary study results of ExThera Medical's Seraph extracorporeal affinity therapy published 0 None
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2010-02-09 New European-developed system may help dementia patients to lead independent lives 0 None
2010-02-09 Study validates Transgenomic's COLD-PCR technology for colorectal tumor-associated KRAS mutation detection 0 5
2010-02-09 Kofax to provide document capture solution to leading financial services organization 0 None
2010-02-09 U.S. PSA screening efficacy lower than in ERSPC-Rotterdam due to lower testing sensitivity 0 None
2010-02-09 Yale New Haven Health System chooses Brainware Distiller solution for automated data process 0 None
2010-02-09 Phase 1 trial of Cerus' INTERCEPT red blood system meets primary endpoint 0 None
2010-02-09 BD recalls certain lots of BD Q-Syte Luer Access Devices and BD Nexiva Closed IV Catheter Systems 0 None
2010-02-09 Emerging Healthcare Solutions issues Term Sheet review to ThromboVision 0 None
2010-02-09 Abbott seeks U.S. approval for HE4 assay to monitor recurrence/progression of epithelial ovarian cancer 0 None
2010-02-09 BioElectronics and SAY-GIN sign agreement to sell ActiPatch and Allay products in Turkey 0 None
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2010-02-09 Synovis Life Technologies' Flow Coupler receives FDA marketing approval 0 None
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2010-02-08 AmerisourceBergen offers rapid implementation methodology for meaningful use of EHRs 0 None
2010-02-08 Stereotaxis Magnetic Navigation System installed at CHMC, Taiwan 0 None
2010-02-08 Big Ow awareness campaign 0 None
2010-02-08 LPC Pharma Group outsources pharmacovigilance/drug safety operations to APCER Pharma 0 None
2010-02-06 Innovative health text messaging applications launched 0 None
2010-02-06 Oral care with ionic toothbrush 0 None
2010-02-06 EndoSheath Systems advantageous over germicidal immersion in preventing flexible ENT scope contamination 0 None
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2010-02-06 Two U.S. insurers approve coverage of radioembolization for treatment of unresectable liver cancer 0 None
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2010-02-06 Sorin Group announces first implant of FDA approved Paradym CRT Model 8750 defibrillator 0 None
2010-02-06 FDA's issues guidance on Bayesian statistical methods in medical device clinical trials 0 None
2010-02-05 Novus Scientific's TIGR Matrix Surgical Mesh receives FDA marketing approval 0 5
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2010-02-05 Jerry Hill and Nathan Fletcher receive CHI Advancing California Biomedical Research and Innovation Award 0 None
2010-02-05 NIH panel convened to increase the use and quality of colorectal cancer screening in the U.S. 0 None
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2010-02-05 Results validating performance of GSN’s proprietary Parental Support technology published 0 None
2010-02-05 New England Biolabs to supply Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute next-generation sequencing library construction reagents 0 None
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2010-02-05 World Heart consortium awarded $5.6M NIH contract for developing PediaFlow VAD 0 None
2010-02-05 Physmark introduces HealthKeys for preventive care programs 0 None
2010-02-05 Implanted ventricular assist heart pump for infants project awarded $5.6M federal contract 0 None
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2010-02-05 Medicity's agent-grid technology for health information exchange awarded U.S. patent 0 None
2010-02-05 Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute offers new blood test to predict heart disease 0 None
2010-02-05 Gentiva Health Services sells respiratory/HME and infusion therapy businesses to Lincare Holdings subsidiary 0 None
2010-02-05 Aradigm's first U.S. sale of SUMAVEL DosePro needle-free delivery system triggers $4M milestone payment 0 None
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2010-02-05 Bioheart initiates REGEN Phase I Clinical Trial for testing genetically modified MyoCell in CHF patients 0 None
2010-02-05 American Heart Month aims to spread awareness of women and heart disease 0 None
2010-02-05 ThermoGenesis announces distribution agreement with GE Healthcare for its AXP System 0 None
2010-02-05 St. Jude Medical receives European approval for Fortify ST ICD and Unify CRT-D defibrillators 0 None
2010-02-05 Sequenom CMM launches SensiGene Fetal RHD Genotyping test for pregnant RhD negative women 0 None
2010-02-05 Arrayit's VIP DNA testing technology receives patent protection in Israel 0 None
2010-02-05 Pfizer, DxS sign agreement to develop a diagnostic test kit for CDX-110 to treat patients with GBM 0 5
2010-02-05 Polymedco's automated immunoassay fecal occult blood test system receives FDA clearance 0 None
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2010-02-04 Allergan acquires Serica Technologies 0 None
2010-02-04 IMRIS to acquire NASL 0 None
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2010-02-04 Toshiba America Medical Systems' Viamo laptop ultrasound system receives FDA clearance 0 None
2010-02-04 NIH awards CYCORE project for cancer research $2.6M 0 None
2010-02-04 New ‘smart coating’ enables safe surgical implants; prevents infections post surgery 0 None
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2010-02-04 Wolters Kluwer Health relaunches flagship drug information reference as Facts & Comparisons eAnswers 0 None
2010-02-04 Factory Reimbursement launches new research and reporting service for medical device companies 0 None
2010-02-04 Harris introduces CESS to help healthcare organizations implement CONNECT solution 0 None
2010-02-04 Helicos BioSciences to install Single Molecule and Genetic Analysis Systems at SLI and Stanford University 0 None
2010-02-04 Penrose-St. Francis Health Systems selects CardiacAssist's TandemHeart System 0 None
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2010-02-04 Verizon Business to provide secure private IP network for Eurofins Scientific 0 None
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2010-02-03 IBM announces definitive agreement to acquire Initiate Systems 0 None
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2010-02-03 Shina Systems' 3Di medical imaging advanced (3D/4D) visualization software suite receives FDA clearance 0 None
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2010-02-03 LExICon study evaluating laser assisted lead removal using Spectranetics laser sheath published 0 None
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2010-02-03 SNM Clinical Trials Network Workshop: Experts to discuss usage of molecular imaging 0 None
2010-02-03 MPR drug information now available for iPhone and iPod touch 0 None
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2010-02-03 NHSI achieves 100% provider adoption rate of HealthPort’s EMR technology 0 None
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2010-02-03 GE Healthcare expands ecomagination product portfolio, adds Centricity Enterprise EMR solution 0 None
2010-02-03 UCR purchases Nikon BioStation CT technology to assist in stem cell research 0 None
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2010-02-03 Dayton Physicians select IntrinsiQ’s chemotherapy management system for improving patient care 0 None
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2010-02-03 10 new kits available for fast and simple isolation of nucleic acids from blood, plasma and serum 0 None
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2010-02-03 AACE approves A1c as additional diagnostic criterion for type 2 diabetes 0 None
2010-02-03 Pall launches Leukotrap Affinity Plus Prion and Leukocyte Reduction Filter System 0 None
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2010-02-03 Canary Foundation researcher awarded $11.5M NIH POCRC SPORE grant for early detection ovarian cancer research 0 None
2010-02-03 Veran Medical Technologies receives two FDA clearances to expand the use of ig4 Navigation platform 0 None
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2010-02-02 Alpha II announces new medical coding content for medical facilities 0 None
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2010-02-02 Consumer Reports to post hospital infection rates for 10 Tampa/St. Petersburg area hospitals 0 None
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2010-02-02 Millennium Laboratories supports CLIA certification for Florida clinical laboratories 0 5
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