Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - October 2011

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2011-10-31 Psyche Systems and Aperio partner to provide integrated LIS and Digital Pathology solution 0 None
2011-10-31 New computer-based tool enables early diagnosis of cancer 0 None
2011-10-31 FDA grants Premarket Approval for Roche's IgM antibody to hepatitis B core antigen assay 0 None
2011-10-31 iCAD, Hitachi enter distribution agreement for MRI breast cancer diagnosis and guided biopsy solution 0 None
2011-10-31 UV light exposure and vitamin D play a potential role in chronic digestive conditions 0 None
2011-10-31 Centracare chooses Merge's iConnect for image interoperability, informatics strategy 0 None
2011-10-31 Gen-Probe receives FDA approval for APTIMA HPV assay 0 None
2011-10-31 WageWorks launches EZ Receipts to manage healthcare, dependent care spending accounts 0 None
2011-10-31 COPCP chooses eClinicalWorks comprehensive EHR solution 0 None
2011-10-31 Toshiba’s Infinix DP-i cardiovascular X-ray system to be used in eight live cases 0 None
2011-10-31 EarlySense to launch contact-free patient monitoring system in Europe 0 None
2011-10-31 Study: New verbal autopsy methods are fast, effective and inexpensive 0 None
2011-10-31 EBD Group launches partnering360 for life science professionals 0 None
2011-10-31 Asuragen introduces ARQ IS Calibrator Panels to improve BCR-ABL1 testing for CML 0 None
2011-10-31 Eye Shelter, Menicon sign SOLO-care contact lens marketing agreement 0 None
2011-10-31 Weighing the cost and benefits of screenings and MRIs 0 None
2011-10-31 New top-down method can quickly separate, identify thousands of protein molecules 0 None
2011-10-31 Tomorrow Options develops microelectronic device to treat bedsores 0 None
2011-10-30 Medtronic’s atrial fibrillation device fails to impress safety panel 1 None
2011-10-30 GPS enabled shoes for “wandering seniors” 0 None
2011-10-29 'Deep sequencing' technology identifies new target area for depression 0 None
2011-10-29 Manual wheelchair users can burn up to 120 calories in half an hour 0 None
2011-10-29 Mayo Clinic issues toolkit to identify signs of youth mental health disorders 0 None
2011-10-29 Tanzania becomes first country to use self-destructing syringes; designer hopes others will follow suit 0 None
2011-10-29 Free computer application accurately models human motion 0 None
2011-10-29 Pall, NIBRT co-host master class on single-use systems in manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals 0 None
2011-10-29 More than 50,000 patients at high risk of SCA have been prescribed ZOLL's LifeVest 0 None
2011-10-29 FDA approves Medtronic's LGS IDE for clinical trial to treat Type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-10-29 Allscripts CEO receives CHIME's Lifetime Achievement Award 0 None
2011-10-29 Fertility chip can accurately count sperm and measure their motility 0 None
2011-10-29 LCA hails NCCN for lung cancer screening guidelines 0 None
2011-10-29 Occlutech announces favorable ruling in patent litigation with St Jude-AGA Medical 0 None
2011-10-29 Spinal USA to introduce two new solutions at NASS meeting 0 None
2011-10-28 Varian to supply TrueBeam treatment systems to Lund University Hospital 0 None
2011-10-28 Aspen Healthcare installs EVault backup and recovery appliances 0 None
2011-10-28 New England Journal of Medicine weighs in with views on PSA testing 0 None
2011-10-28 Ambry to use Agilent SureSelect Target Enrichment System for exome sequencing 0 None
2011-10-28 Evidenced-based best practices can reduce healthcare associated infections 0 None
2011-10-28 DFG to equip nine universities with major instrumentation systems 0 None
2011-10-28 ACR supports Diagnostic Imaging Services Protection Act 0 None
2011-10-28 E-learning may not effectively improve dietary behaviors 0 None
2011-10-28 ORBIT 3D X-ray scanner can be integrated into operations 0 None
2011-10-28 New rapid method for detection of BRAF V600E gene in thyroid tissue 0 None
2011-10-28 Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children receives Luminos Agile x-ray imaging technology 0 None
2011-10-28 PerkinElmer Genetics launches new Lysosomal Storage Disorder panel 0 None
2011-10-28 FDA's advisory panel votes against approval of Medtronic Phased RF Ablation System 0 None
2011-10-28 ZEISS launches PhotoFusion lenses for people of all ages 0 None
2011-10-28 Apnex Medical's HGNS System receives CE Mark approval for treatment of OSA 0 None
2011-10-28 TU/e researcher develops smart eye-surgery robot 0 None
2011-10-27 Novel scarless surgery effectively removes skull base tumors 0 5
2011-10-27 Innovative trial project of MD-Logic Artificial Pancreas takes place in Israel 0 None
2011-10-27 Annual chest radiographic screening does not reduce lung cancer mortality 0 None
2011-10-27 Medtronic initiates Symplicity System clinical study in treatment-resistant hypertension 0 None
2011-10-27 Venture capitalists focus on medical device rules 0 None
2011-10-27 International diabetes researchers to engineer artificial pancreas system 0 None
2011-10-27 Abortion: Federal court blocks N.C. ultrasound requirement 0 None
2011-10-27 UCB, Emerald BioStructures extend structure-based drug discovery collaboration 0 None
2011-10-27 BROCA test identifies 12 gene mutations linked to ovarian and related cancers 0 None
2011-10-27 FDA responds to Delcath's request for pre-NDA meeting 0 None
2011-10-27 New genomic approach can trace food-borne bacteria with unprecedented accuracy 0 None
2011-10-27 CT scans can help detect COPD among men smokers 0 None
2011-10-27 Study reveals a possible way to reduce false alarms during early breast cancer screening 0 None
2011-10-27 Computer-delivered intervention for pregnant women at risk for alcohol use 0 None
2011-10-27 Bacterin reports results of two-year study for OsteoSponge 0 None
2011-10-27 BGI, UC Davis partner to create new sequencing facility in Sacramento 0 None
2011-10-27 Simple blood test could quantify a smoker's lung toxicity and danger of heart disease 0 None
2011-10-24 Abzyme Therapeutics licenses SUMOpro from LifeSensors 0 5
2011-10-24 Taconic and Oncodesign announce agreement to co-promote and co-develop solutions to advance oncology research 0 None
2011-10-24 Leica Microsystems introduces complete case management solution for digital pathology at Pathology Visions 0 None
2011-10-24 Bio-Images and Medimetrics partner to deliver the next generation of smart pill technology 0 None
2011-10-24 Invuity's illuminated breast retractor system helps surgeons to better visualize delicate structures 0 None
2011-10-24 Zirmed releases Patient Payment Developer Kit 0 None
2011-10-24 external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation pediatric clinical trial for ADHD receives NeuroSigma funding 0 None
2011-10-24 CompCare to distribute innovative lumbar traction DDS belt in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico 0 None
2011-10-24 NCI awards Metabolomx SBIR contract to develop sensor array system for detecting lung cancer 0 None
2011-10-24 Nexidia's Enterprise Speech Intelligence solution to be implemented at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina 0 None
2011-10-24 Blood tests and cultures may not be necessary in detecting early-onset GBS in newborns 0 None
2011-10-24 US markets for neurosurgical and neurovascular devices to grow to $240 million by 2016 0 None
2011-10-24 Premier awards Lantheus three-year supplier agreement for nuclear imaging products 0 None
2011-10-24 CryoLife begins enrollment in BioFoam Surgical Matrix IDE clinical trial 0 None
2011-10-24 Zynex ranked 127th on Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500 list 0 None
2011-10-24 Apelon introduces cloud-based terminology mapping solution 0 None
2011-10-24 CoreLab Partners releases new semi-automated CalECG v3 solution 0 None
2011-10-24 HMS, EPFL to collaborate on 6 pioneering neuroengineering projects 0 None
2011-10-24 Teleflex launches ArrowADVANTAGE pressure-injectable peripherally inserted central catheter 0 5
2011-10-24 eCareSoft announces new channel partner for Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands 0 None
2011-10-24 NeCEN centre for electron microscopy to open in Leiden 0 None
2011-10-24 Bioject receives FDA communication on use of jet injectors with flu vaccines 0 None
2011-10-24 Arrowhead acquires RNA therapeutics assets from Roche 0 None
2011-10-24 Elsevier / CPM announces availability of CarePoints Emergency 0 None
2011-10-24 First public showcase of Ascom's Home Care Services 0 None
2011-10-24 Mirna, Silence enter agreement to assess delivery systems for novel microRNAs 0 None
2011-10-24 Physical abnormality in airway linked with autism 0 None
2011-10-24 Journal of the American Dietetic Association publishes new eye-tracking study 0 None
2011-10-24 Jefferson is the first post-secondary school to subscribe to JoVE 0 None
2011-10-24 Playing video games may treat amblyopia in children 0 5
2011-10-24 Carl Zeiss Meditec to showcase new clinical and productivity tools at AAO annual meeting 0 None
2011-10-24 Femtosecond laser cataract surgery safe and effective than standard procedure 0 4
2011-10-24 E-counselling can lower blood pressure and enhance quality of life 0 None
2011-10-22 PSA test predicts biopsy need and prostate cancer development 0 None
2011-10-22 NIPPV helps decrease mortality rates among hospitalized COPD patients 1 None
2011-10-22 X Prize Foundation offers $10 million for innovative diagnostic device 0 None
2011-10-22 MRI helps researchers to study molecules directly in organs and tissue 0 None
2011-10-22 E-voucher program providing food to malnourished Zimbabweans living with HIV, TB 0 None
2011-10-22 New sleepwear now available for post-surgery breast cancer patients 0 None
2011-10-22 CHEMM-IST helps first responders to identify hazardous chemical exposure 0 None
2011-10-22 C-11 choline PET/CT scans can be utilized as prostate cancer staging tool 0 5
2011-10-22 No link between shockwave lithotripsy and diabetes: Study 0 None
2011-10-22 AAN recognizes six nurse informaticians with nursing fellowship 0 None
2011-10-22 ACP applauds CMS' improved Medicare ACO Final rule 0 None
2011-10-21 Imaging study shows slower brain growth in children with autism 0 None
2011-10-21 EAE, ASE to issue echocardiography guidelines for early detection of cardio toxicity 0 None
2011-10-21 CMS provides new guidance on EHR payment program 0 None
2011-10-21 Fecal immunochemical testing an inexpensive alternative to colonoscopy 0 None
2011-10-21 Blood test can help assess severity of preeclampsia in pregnant woman 0 None
2011-10-21 New Zealand can provide valuable model for health policy makers, IT professionals 0 None
2011-10-21 Bristol scientist to unlock secrets of miniscule algae cells that produce silica 0 None
2011-10-21 Covidien releases results from largest global post-market P.A.D. device study 0 None
2011-10-21 Arizona, Wisconsin trying to quell Medicaid costs; Alabama goes electronic 0 None
2011-10-21 WHO, partners prepare to launch database for sharing intellectual property 0 None
2011-10-21 Almac establishes new mass spectrometry facility in Craigavon 0 None
2011-10-21 Combination of available medical tests helps identify risk of AD 0 None
2011-10-21 TJUH offers new optical imaging agent for bladder cancer detection 0 None
2011-10-21 Two Philadelphia scientists to receive John Scott Award 0 None
2011-10-21 AMIA honors 4 leaders in biomedical and health informatics with Signature Awards 0 None
2011-10-21 New 'law of biology' can predict patient-specific health events 0 None
2011-10-21 Single immediate tooth replacement with tissue graft prevents gum recession 0 None
2011-10-21 University kicks off campaign to collect mobile phones to help fund maternal health programs in Congo, Nepal 0 None
2011-10-21 Agilent announces winners of 2011 eMerging Insights grant program 0 None
2011-10-21 UTS, Agilent establish joint nuclear magnetic resonance research facility 0 None
2011-10-20 OncoSec submits Device Master File for OMS to FDA 0 None
2011-10-20 New surgical tool can identify tumor margins during brain operation 0 None
2011-10-20 Older men more likely to die from prostrate cancer 0 None
2011-10-20 NIST, CU develop novel low-power transport microchip 0 None
2011-10-20 New prosthetic design may not offer same benefits for all knee replacement recipients 0 5
2011-10-20 Aggressive Behaviour Risk Assessment Tool can reduce violence in clinical settings 0 None
2011-10-20 Experts recommending fewer cancer screenings 0 None
2011-10-20 USAID funding PATH projects to improve health in resource-poor settings 0 None
2011-10-20 New, more effective DBS paradigm may manage Parkinson's symptoms 0 None
2011-10-20 Advances in yttrium-90 radioembolization for liver cancer 0 4.8
2011-10-20 CJC publishes paper on safety of cardiac imaging methods 0 None
2011-10-20 CJC publishes paper on the timing of coronary stenting 0 None
2011-10-20 Regenstrief president to receive 2011 Morris F. Collen Award from AMIA 0 None
2011-10-20 BUSM to develop novel technologies for early lung cancer detection 0 None
2011-10-20 New guidelines for prevention and early detection of cervical cancer 0 None
2011-10-20 People with Parkinson's can benefit from computer-based physical therapy games 0 None
2011-10-19 IRIDEX introduces optional MicroPulse module 0 None
2011-10-19 Pioneer Pharma, Innocoll enter license and distribution agreement for CollaGUARD 0 None
2011-10-19 AAGL to showcase innovative surgical approaches, teaching tools at 40th Global Congress 0 None
2011-10-19 U of M technology may help prolong lives of people with trauma, massive blood loss 0 2.7
2011-10-19 AAWC, ACES to offer online educational opportunity for wound care experts 0 None
2011-10-19 SomaLogic, Novartis enter multi-year research agreement 0 None
2011-10-19 New sequencing method can identify genetic variants linked to ASD 0 None
2011-10-19 Acute HCV screening strategy for HIV-infected individuals 0 None
2011-10-19 RetroSense, WSU sign license agreement for channelrhodopsin-based approaches 1 5
2011-10-19 Many hospital readmission risk prediction tools have poor discriminative ability 0 None
2011-10-19 Electron-beam sterilized dialysis membrane may increase risk of thrombocytopenia 0 None
2011-10-19 UCSD unveils Center for the Future of Surgery 0 None
2011-10-19 Jersey Shore completes first procedure with Abiomed's Impella 2.5 heart pump 0 None
2011-10-19 King's researchers create traditional Chinese medicine database 0 None
2011-10-19 Medicare reimbursements high for digital mammography — though test may be no more effective than less expensive ones 0 None
2011-10-18 Christie introduces hand-held version of VeinViewer 0 None
2011-10-18 FDA clears Spineology's Rampart line of Interbody fusion implants 0 None
2011-10-18 Focusing on disease eradication rather than control 'can pay off' 0 None
2011-10-18 Mass spectrometry reveals precise spatial distribution of drug within tissue 0 None
2011-10-18 UTA technology could reduce time and cost to finding a cure for Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-10-18 BIOTRONIK introduces line extension to its popular 4 F compatible, self-expanding stent system 0 None
2011-10-18 First study ever to instrument child football helmets 0 None
2011-10-18 FDA clears Cook Medical's Evolution Duodenal Controlled-Release Stent 0 None
2011-10-18 New DNA-based prenatal blood test can identify pregnancy with Down syndrome 0 None
2011-10-18 St. Jude Medical commences use of renal denervation catheter and generator system 1 None
2011-10-18 Genomatix is among the 41 partners of BLUEPRINT epigenome consortium 0 5
2011-10-18 Micro-electrical stimulators for spinal cord injuries 0 None
2011-10-18 vRad announces premier radiology partnership with ICON 0 None
2011-10-18 Nephron Dx to develop more accurate diagnostic kit for early detection of diabetic CKD 0 None
2011-10-18 FDA clears BioHelix IsoAmp HSV molecular diagnostic assay 0 None
2011-10-18 NEP successfully inserts specific doses of anti-cancer gene into leukemia cells 0 None
2011-10-18 Scientists discover a way to accurately map typhoid outbreaks in the city 0 None
2011-10-18 Most technoelectric dependent children not prepared for power failure 0 None
2011-10-18 African-American or Hispanic children less likely to receive CT scans after head trauma 0 None
2011-10-16 Laws may be modified for faster approvals of medical devices 0 None
2011-10-15 Nanofiber borate glass material may help heal diabetic wounds 0 None
2011-10-15 UEI tool could allow doctors to deliver efficient, timely treatment for Crohn's disease 0 None
2011-10-15 Majority of parents like doctor recommended websites 0 None
2011-10-15 Computerized text analysis shows that psychopathic killers make identifiable word choices 0 None
2011-10-15 Functional MRI examines brain activation in individuals with low and high LRs to alcohol 0 None
2011-10-15 Omron's home monitors can help control high blood pressure 0 None
2011-10-15 MRI scans may become useful tools for assessing cholesterol drugs 0 None
2011-10-15 Virtual brain models for epilepsy and schizophrenia 0 None
2011-10-15 AQI activates Anesthesia Incident Reporting System to improve patient safety 0 5
2011-10-15 Racial disparities in cranial CT scan use for children with minor head trauma 0 None
2011-10-15 Brain scans can evaluate new treatments for attention deficit disorder 0 None
2011-10-14 FDA approves PLC's U.S. pivotal trial of RenalGuard to prevent Contrast-Induced Nephropathy 0 None
2011-10-14 Barcodes evolving into a broader class of identifiers in new ways 0 None
2011-10-14 Penn scientist tracks attitudes and H1N1 vaccination rates on Twitter 0 None
2011-10-14 FDA's Circulatory System Devices Panel unanimously recommends Cook Medical's Zilver PTX Drug-Eluting Stent 0 None
2011-10-14 CooperVision's voluntary recall of Avaira Toric contact lenses continues 0 None
2011-10-14 IRMS tracks course of designer 'legal high' drugs manufacture 0 None
2011-10-14 EMKinetics initiates TranStim therapy pivotal trial for urge incontinence, overactive bladder 0 None
2011-10-14 USAID award supports study of SILCS diaphragm plus tenofovir gel on HIV, HSV 0 None
2011-10-14 AiC: Health Research receives U.S. Army grant for neuroimaging studies of human performance 0 None
2011-10-14 M2SYS' Hybrid Biometric Platform wins 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award 0 None
2011-10-14 Current ultrasound guidelines for detection of miscarriage may lead to wrong diagnosis 0 None
2011-10-14 Nature publishes Sangamo's gene correction strategy for A1AT deficiency 0 None
2011-10-14 Health IT incentives may not always work as intended 0 None
2011-10-14 Manhattan Scientifics' nano-electromagnetic sensing technology can detect MRD in leukemia 0 None
2011-10-14 BHI warns consumers about inherent risks linked with hearing devices 0 None
2011-10-14 Pulse oximetry can detect critical congenital heart disease in infants 0 None
2011-10-13 Echo Therapeutics to begin Symphony tCGM System clinical study in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-10-13 Researchers use gold nanorods to distinguish brain tumor from healthy tissue 0 None
2011-10-13 Laser-based analysis method can detect optical pressure differences in blood cells 0 None
2011-10-13 ViaCord, TRT to offer access to MSC extraction and expansion technologies 0 None
2011-10-13 SFDA approves China Medical Technologies' colorectal cancer assay 0 None
2011-10-13 Narrow band imaging an equally effective alternative to chromoendoscopy for dysplasia 0 None
2011-10-13 Latest breakthroughs in lasers and optics to be discussed at 95th OSA meeting 0 None
2011-10-13 UA researchers to study immune response to implanted sensors 0 None
2011-10-13 AANEM Foundation strengthens and expands research initiatives 0 None
2011-10-13 Roche launches LightCycler Nano real-time PCR system in the U.S. 0 None
2011-10-13 FDA grant to foster development of novel pediatric medical devices 0 None
2011-10-13 NanoString introduces nCounter Analysis System 0 None
2011-10-13 USPTO issues patent to Oragenics' In Vivo Induced Antigen Technology 0 None
2011-10-13 GeneDx launches new genetic test to accurately diagnose rare diseases 0 None
2011-10-13 Affymetrix launches Axiom Pan-African Array 0 None
2011-10-12 UCSB receives Dow Chemical grant to create new materials institute 0 None
2011-10-12 SAMHSA announces 29 new grants to leverage health information technology 0 None
2011-10-12 JoVE to partner with Carl Zeiss Microscopy for open access video articles 0 None
2011-10-12 CU Cancer Center test identifies key biomarkers in advanced lung cancer 0 None
2011-10-12 Memorial University Medical Center implements RF Assure Detection System to eliminate RSI 0 None
2011-10-12 Angle-resolved low coherence interferometry can diagnose pre-cancerous colon cells 0 None
2011-10-12 Idera announces new data on novel gene-silencing oligonucleotide technology 0 None
2011-10-12 Endocrine Society releases clinical practice guideline on continuous glucose monitoring 0 None
2011-10-12 Life Technologies launches Ion AmpliSeq Cancer Panel 0 None
2011-10-12 Thomson Reuters launches Infection Xpert solution 0 None
2011-10-12 Two-gene DNA urine test for prostate cancer 1 None
2011-10-12 Chromosomal microarray can provide important information for patient treatment 0 None
2011-10-12 Bruker launches SHS-40 Automated Headspace Sampler 0 None
2011-10-12 Journal of Alzheimer's Disease supplement explores neuroimaging 0 None
2011-10-12 UCLA's screening system can target stem cells responsible for glioblastoma 0 None
2011-10-12 Elsevier launches new browser for readers to explore protein interactions 0 None
2011-10-12 UPC develops active knee-ankle orthosis to assist gait in people with incomplete SCI 0 None
2011-10-12 K.S.R. Educational Institutions of India, MU sign five-year academic agreement 0 None
2011-10-12 New robust technique holds promise for identifying trace mutant DNA sequences 0 None
2011-10-12 AzTE, Roche sign license agreement to develop revolutionary DNA sequencing system 0 None
2011-10-12 AOA launches new easy-to-use Web site about contact lens safety 0 5
2011-10-11 Paralyzed man moves robotic hand using mind 0 None
2011-10-11 Progenra, Ono enter ubiquitin pathway research collaboration 0 None
2011-10-11 NovaSom enters unique agreement with HealthAmerica to treat sleep disorders 0 None
2011-10-11 Accelrys introduces new Cheminformatics Suite 0 None
2011-10-11 Roche NimbleGen launches pre-capture multiplex target enrichment protocol 0 None
2011-10-11 Leading U.S. health insurance provider to implement Kofax's Atalasoft DotImage SDK 0 None
2011-10-11 WTSI announces new technique to reprogramme human cells 0 None
2011-10-11 Nexcelom to distribute FCS Express 4 Cytometry Software 0 None
2011-10-11 First patient treated with MagForce's NanoTherm therapy for recurrent glioblastoma 0 None
2011-10-11 SIS Anesthesia Version 5 receives Drummond Group's ONC-ATCB certification 0 None
2011-10-11 New conference on Innovations in Medical Polymers 0 None
2011-10-11 Health insurance mandate haunts Romney 0 None
2011-10-11 M2SYS wins 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation 0 None
2011-10-11 St. Jude Medical launches new Merlin.net Patient Care Network update 0 None
2011-10-11 PCEC opposes newly released USPSTF recommendations on PSA screening 0 None
2011-10-11 NXP, Precise Biometrics partner for Match-on-Card technology 0 None
2011-10-11 LUGPA encourages men to speak out to preserve prostate cancer screenings 0 None
2011-10-11 Genetics & IVF Institute now offers 24 Chromosome Microarray 0 None
2011-10-11 New DCE-CT technique gives better clues to future cardiac events in heart patients 0 None
2011-10-11 Sandlot, TactusMD partner to offer EHR and HIE service solutions 0 None
2011-10-11 Simple test can save lives of infants with undiagnosed critical heart defects 0 None
2011-10-11 GE Healthcare launches new GEM Suite surface coil technology 0 None
2011-10-10 Cardium's Excellagen topical gel for diabetic foot ulcers receives FDA 510(k) clearance 0 None
2011-10-10 AIT Laboratories introduces new suite of services for prescription compliance monitoring 0 None
2011-10-10 Bovie receives patent for laparoscopic electrosurgical electrical leakage detection device 0 None
2011-10-10 Ford researchers develop series of in-car health and wellness apps, services 0 None
2011-10-10 Patients with AF can benefit from Medtronic Phased RF Ablation System ablation system 0 None
2011-10-10 Welch Allyn's high-performance healthcare solutions to be showcased at Medica 2011 0 None
2011-10-10 Novo Nordisk introduces new disposable prefilled insulin pen 0 None
2011-10-10 AAD applauds California for prohibiting indoor tanning device use among youngsters 0 None
2011-10-10 New siRNA treatment reduces damaging inflammation in animals models of several disorders 0 None
2011-10-10 First successful quantification of membrane lipids in a living cell 0 None
2011-10-10 NCI selects UT Southwestern, Parkland to improve colorectal cancer screening 0 None
2011-10-10 Loyola surgeon performs minimally invasive emergency procedure to repair AAA 0 None
2011-10-10 First COX-2-targeted PET imaging agent for use in animal models of inflammation, cancer 0 None
2011-10-10 CMS, FDA launch 'parallel review' pilot program for medical devices 0 None
2011-10-07 Maryland DHMH deploys Upp Technology’s irms|GOKIT Mobile Logistics platform 0 None
2011-10-07 Health Robotics to unveil i.v.STATION ONCO oncology robot at 46th midyear ASHP 0 None
2011-10-07 USPTO awards HistoRx two patents for methods of standardization of digital microscopy instruments 0 None
2011-10-07 Novelda announces two new antennas for CMOS Impulse Radar Transceiver Development kits 0 None
2011-10-07 Implementing electronic prescribing in primary care practices 0 None
2011-10-07 UC Davis, UCSF seek to predict and prevent osteoarthritis in young people 0 5
2011-10-07 ONR's FARSIGHT can help doctors identify and classify cancer-related cells 0 None
2011-10-07 Ibris to develop a quick and economical analysis of tissue from breast cancer biopsies 0 None
2011-10-07 PBS NewsHour reports mHealth applications show promise but need further research 0 None
2011-10-07 Affymetrix commercializes 18 new array designs for whole-transcriptome analysis 0 None
2011-10-07 New method employs Doppler ultrasound sensor to diagnose sinusitis 0 None
2011-10-07 Virginia Bioinformatics Institute releases upgraded ENISI software 0 None
2011-10-07 New WPI smart-phone app can measure heart rhythm, respiration and pulse rate 0 None
2011-10-07 Belfast Health, Social Care Trust license new meningitis test to HiberGene 0 None
2011-10-07 Strain echocardiography can help physicians detect early signs of cardiac toxicity in cancer patients 0 None
2011-10-04 Australian project aims to improve the early detection of breast cancer 0 None
2011-10-04 Illumina, UNTHSC enter next-generation sequencing collaboration in forensic DNA analysis 0 5
2011-10-04 ICU Medical introduces FDA cleared Neutron needlefree catheter patency device with constant neutral pressure 0 None
2011-10-04 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Carticept Medical's Navigator Delivery System 0 None
2011-10-04 FairWarning acquires domain name, FairWarning.com 0 None
2011-10-04 Fear of trouble and embarrassment a reason for avoiding online error-reporting systems 0 None
2011-10-04 Researchers gain insight on how roundworm's brain operates as it moves 0 None
2011-10-04 Sequenom launches iPLEX ADME PGx panel to genotype polymorphisms 0 None
2011-10-04 Life Technologies, CHEO researcher partner to co-develop microbial detection tests 0 None
2011-10-04 ICREA researcher has set up spin-off Supragen at IRB Barcelona 0 None
2011-10-04 New review explores how nanotechnology may develop safer breast implants 0 None
2011-10-04 Telestroke improves care and reduces costs 0 None
2011-10-04 G&D, Precise Biometrics partner to provide Match-on-Card technology 0 None
2011-10-04 Virtual 18F-FDG PET/CT bronchoscopy may accurately detect NSCLC metastases 0 None
2011-10-04 Interactive video games appear to safely enhance physical therapy for ICU patients 0 5
2011-10-04 Microscopy with helium ions may greatly enhance both surface and sub-cellular imaging 0 None
2011-10-04 CDRH report highlights scientific activities that support medical device industry 0 None
2011-10-04 MR-guided focused ultrasound may effectively control essential tremor 0 None
2011-10-04 Researchers apply new approach to take a close look at amyloid plaque formation 0 None
2011-10-04 Cancer patients prefer to use Web-based technology for quality of life survey 0 None
2011-10-04 TAU researcher implants robotic cerebellum to repair motor function 0 None
2011-10-04 Largest prospective study of MRI in patients with implanted devices 0 None
2011-10-04 Scientists develop first polymeric material that is sensitive to very low levels of NIR irradiation 0 None
2011-10-04 TriLogic, Mission Pharmacal partner to develop new drug delivery system 0 1
2011-10-04 PerkinElmer releases new HCA ImagAmp reagent kit 0 None
2011-10-03 IMRIS unveils VISIUS Surgical Theatre 0 None
2011-10-03 Florida AHCA renews Medicaid Management Information System service agreement with HP 0 None
2011-10-03 Vexim obtains registration certificate for SpineJack in India 0 None
2011-10-03 FBC Device receives US patent titled, 'Disc Implant' 0 None
2011-10-03 HealthPort is the first HIH to transmit records via CMS' esMD gateway 0 None
2011-10-03 Elekta sells Anatomic Pathology Information System business to Sunquest 0 None
2011-10-03 Study compares treatment plans for CyberKnife treatment delivery system 0 None
2011-10-03 HeartWare announces updated clinical data from BTT study, ADVANCE and CAP 0 None
2011-10-03 Combination of P16 immunohistochemistry, DNA qPCR can accurately detect oropharyngeal cancer 0 None
2011-10-03 USDTL releases CordStat EtOH assay screens for newborn alcohol exposure in utero 0 None
2011-10-03 FDA clears Nucletron's new VCMC Applicator for gynecologic cancers 0 None
2011-10-03 First clinical implementation of RayStation at MGH 0 None
2011-10-03 Women's Care Florida chooses eClinicalWorks comprehensive EHR solution 0 None
2011-10-01 Palmetto establishes formal coverage policy for all Medicare patients 0 None
2011-10-01 H.I.M. ON CALL releases AVIANCE DNFB Management solution at AHIMA Convention and Exhibit 0 None
2011-10-01 Subsidiary Acacia Research receives patents for heart valve technology 0 None
2011-10-01 Tomosynthesis offers women the next generation in breast cancer detection 0 None
2011-10-01 Change in CT protocols could decrease radiation dose to the breast and lungs 0 None
2011-10-01 Vejthani Hospital brings Digital Lightbox to help surgeon plan the surgery pre-operatively 0 None
2011-10-01 Prostate cancer patients treated with CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System enrolled in RPCR 0 None
2011-10-01 Wireless Vital Signs Monitor for trauma victims enters clinical trial phase 0 None
2011-10-01 JU launches new curriculum for online RN to BSN degree program 0 None
2011-10-01 Texas data breach affects medical records of 4.9 million patients 0 None
2011-10-01 Amorfix achieves 85% specificity and sensitivity with EP-AD CSF Diagnostic Test for AD 0 None
2011-10-01 CoreValve prosthesis shows promise against severe aortic stenosis 0 4
2011-10-01 Novel binding assay can simplify search for potential SERT inhibitors 0 None
2011-10-01 PHAB selects Liaison International's eAccreditation System for health departments 0 None
2011-10-01 JenaValve's transapical TAVI system receives CE mark approval to treat aortic valve stenosis 0 None

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