Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - June 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-06-30 Study confirms benefits of low-dose spiral CT scans for lung cancer detection 0 None
2011-06-30 CLC bio to provide free licenses for CLC Main Workbench to academic organizations in Japan 0 None
2011-06-30 KCI receives reimbursement status for V.A.C.Via Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System 0 None
2011-06-30 Exposure to mobile phone derived electromagnetic fields can influence learning processes 0 None
2011-06-30 New medical contrast agent could play important role in diagnosing colon cancer 0 None
2011-06-30 Deworm the World updates website 0 None
2011-06-30 EHRA, Cardiostim partner to develop common scientific programme committee 0 None
2011-06-30 MEDICREA launches GRANVIA-C pre-IDE pilot trial for treatment of spinal pathologies 0 None
2011-06-30 NLST: CT screening reduces lung cancer specific mortality by 20% 0 None
2011-06-30 MR-guided focused ultrasound effective for treating essential tremor 0 4
2011-06-30 Anabasis, Scil Proteins enter license deal for rhNGF to treat eye diseases 0 None
2011-06-30 New technology reduces stress of scheduling chemotherapy treatments 0 None
2011-06-30 UNC study uses optogenetics to tweak brain wiring responsible for drug addiction behaviors 0 None
2011-06-30 Forte Research's OnCore Software Developer Toolkit for eIRB integration now freely available 0 None
2011-06-30 New highly-accurate blood test can measure all forms of vitamin D deficiencies 0 None
2011-06-30 Innovation in contact lenses for children wins Donald Korb Award 0 None
2011-06-30 Mobile phone text messages help smokers to beat addiction 0 None
2011-06-30 Boston University, University of Utah Foundation and Allegro enter license agreement for molecular testing platform 0 None
2011-06-30 Hemova device can reduce risk of infection, clotting and vessel narrowing in dialysis patients 0 None
2011-06-30 Rapid, accurate test differentiates between bacterial and viral infections 0 None
2011-06-30 NLST: CT scans more effective in reducing lung cancer death rates 0 None
2011-06-30 Pregenen, Cellectis partner to develop meganucleases 0 None
2011-06-29 Video consultation initiative great opportunity for patients and GPs 0 None
2011-06-29 Novel use of duct tape in infection prevention saves $110,000 annually 0 None
2011-06-29 Cayenne Medical introduces second generation device for treatment of traumatic meniscal tears 0 None
2011-06-29 NEC's MultiSync MD301C4 medical diagnostic display receives FDA 510(k) marketing clearance 0 None
2011-06-29 DiagnoCure, Signal Genetics enter commercialization collaboration for Previstage GCC Colorectal Cancer Staging Test 0 None
2011-06-29 New prostate cancer drugs bring cost of care into spotlight 0 None
2011-06-29 FamilyCord launches advanced cord tissue stem cell processing and storage 0 None
2011-06-29 DMI completes rHEALTH sensor reduced-gravity experiments for NASA FAST program 0 None
2011-06-29 Improved design and user behavior can decrease stepladder accidents 0 None
2011-06-29 Medtronic launches mobile application for implantable cardiac devices 0 None
2011-06-29 U.Va. and Epsilon partner to provide commercial version of computer-based diabetes simulation tool 0 None
2011-06-28 Start of clinical validation study of Down’s syndrome diagnostic test 0 None
2011-06-28 IOTA NanoSolutions secures funding for commercialisation of ContraSol technology 0 None
2011-06-28 Conventional Estrogen Receptor measurement methods may result in 10-20% false negative rate 0 None
2011-06-28 Screening with mammography reduces deaths from breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-28 454 Life Sciences launches new GS FLX+ System for high-throughput sequencing 0 None
2011-06-28 AMRI, Proteros ink new partnership 0 None
2011-06-28 Nine-year-old recovers with experimental heart pump 0 None
2011-06-28 Sentara, TeleHealth Services partner to reduce unplanned re-hospitalizations 0 None
2011-06-28 Cynosure announces acquisition of HOYA ConBio's aesthetic laser business 0 None
2011-06-28 NEVHC, CHCN select NextGen technology to support Meaningful Use 0 None
2011-06-28 MedPro launches pre-filled safety syringe 0 None
2011-06-28 Data from microarrays co-developed by OGT to be presented at ECC 2011 0 None
2011-06-28 HHSC, Texas Health extend Kofax Capture solution 0 None
2011-06-28 Enrollment complete in BIOTRONIK 4EVER clinical trial for treatment of peripheral vascular disease 0 None
2011-06-28 DSM introduces Kremer Method for rapid, cost effective production of biopharmaceuticals 0 None
2011-06-28 Mobile technology, global health and humanitarian relief 0 None
2011-06-28 Coronary CT angiography may effectively screen for heart disease in African-Americans 0 None
2011-06-28 Tissue-engineered blood vessels from donor skin cells successfully implanted in patients 0 None
2011-06-28 Body sculpting technique eliminates abdominal fat with few side effects 0 None
2011-06-28 FDA approves Althea's PAI to manufacture commercial parenteral product 0 5
2011-06-28 RWJF launches comprehensive health care online directory for patients 0 None
2011-06-28 New software program can allow scientists to produce single brain images 0 None
2011-06-28 RL Solutions, 3M to offer new software for minimizing risk of healthcare-acquired infections 0 None
2011-06-28 Mammography screening prevents breast cancer deaths in women 0 None
2011-06-28 On-X LTI announces four clinical trial results of Prosthetic Heart Valve 0 None
2011-06-28 Gene Codes releases Sequencher 5.0 0 None
2011-06-28 UC Health chooses Recondo software services to reduce costly insurance denials 0 None
2011-06-28 Kindstar, Mayo Clinic enter multiyear agreement to offer specialized laboratory support 0 None
2011-06-27 'MRA Fusion' treatment for uterine fibroids 0 None
2011-06-27 Polymedco launches BTA stat test for detection of recurrent bladder cancer 0 None
2011-06-27 ASP unveils innovative healthcare environmental infection prevention technology 0 2
2011-06-27 Passport Health Communications wins revenue cycle solution contract with SSM Health Care 0 None
2011-06-27 MedPro Safety Products launches automatic hypodermic safety syringe 0 None
2011-06-27 MedeAnalytics opens new Patient Access Resource Center 0 None
2011-06-27 New 3D herpes infection model brings hope 0 5
2011-06-27 Cardiovascular Systems included in latest Russell 2000 Index 0 None
2011-06-27 Teleflex, Premier sign new three-year agreement for laryngoscopes 0 None
2011-06-27 Spectranetics initiates enrollment in EXCITE clinical trial against femoropopliteal IRS 0 None
2011-06-27 Ivantis receives $17 MM NEA, Delphi Ventures funds to expand Hydrus device clinical activities 0 None
2011-06-27 STAAR Surgical completes first procedures to implant Visian ICL V4c design 0 None
2011-06-27 Study aims to find out whether blood screening can diagnose early breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-27 New guide indicates when and how genetic testing is useful for inherited cardiac conditions 0 None
2011-06-27 SOGC launches first Facebook game about healthy sexuality for Canadians 0 5
2011-06-27 Transcatheter valve replacement safe and effective alternative to open-heart surgery 0 None
2011-06-27 Medtronic’s sensor-augmented pump therapy improves outcomes for patients with diabetes 0 None
2011-06-27 ArtVentive Medical conducts First Human Clinical Study with EOS Peripheral vascular occlusion device 0 None
2011-06-27 Mayo Clinic to create artificial pancreas for treating type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-27 In vivo genome editing restores hemostasis in mouse model of blood clotting disorder 0 4
2011-06-27 Positive preliminary findings from ATI's neurostimulation system study on cluster headache 0 None
2011-06-27 Philips to acquire Sectra's mammography modality operations 0 None
2011-06-27 Bruker extends MALDI Biotyper agreement with Viollier 0 None
2011-06-27 IMM, Bruker partner to use MALDI Biotyper for identifying microbial species 0 None
2011-06-27 Bruker expands MALDI Biotyper distribution agreement with Francisco Soria Melguizo 0 None
2011-06-27 Astronomers to develop potential new cancer radiation treatment 0 None
2011-06-27 CHS unveils new logo, colour scheme and website at 71st Annual General Meeting 0 None
2011-06-27 Short-term lowering of PreDx DRS may reduce risk of developing diabetes 0 None
2011-06-27 Bonovo forms new division to accelerate growth of hip and knee products 0 None
2011-06-24 FDA approves Laureate's Electronic Submission Gateway application 0 None
2011-06-24 Department of Defense awards Impel Phase II SBIR grant for blood-brain barrier bypass technology 0 None
2011-06-24 Health law implementation progress, issues continue to draw attention 0 None
2011-06-24 Scientific evidence is key driver for gaining reimbursement for MR-guided focused ultrasound 0 None
2011-06-24 Simulated Environment delivers SpaCapsule to Elements women's health and fitness center 0 None
2011-06-24 Galileo's advanced visual analytics platform to be launched at BIO 2011 conference 0 None
2011-06-24 ABA honors Acorda Therapeutics president with 2011 Stevie Award 0 None
2011-06-24 Automated screening system helps identify cases of unexpected drug diversions 0 None
2011-06-24 SweetSpot registers Diabetes Device Data Transfer service as MDDS with FDA 0 None
2011-06-24 BIOTRONIK to introduce Lumax DX system for complete atrial arrhythmia diagnosis 0 None
2011-06-24 Project to explore aspects of music for cochlear implant users 0 None
2011-06-24 Scientists develop new NO delivery system to fortify effects of Viagra in the body 0 None
2011-06-24 CHW interventions linked to increased rates of mammography screening 0 None
2011-06-24 GTRI develops novel iPhone application for patients with Parkinson's 0 None
2011-06-24 Clinical trial management systems market to reach over $1.76B by 2017 0 None
2011-06-24 Cedars-Sinai ranked as top 25 IT employment spots 0 None
2011-06-24 New automated sample preparation system developed for proteomic biomarker discovery and validation 0 None
2011-06-24 NSBRI expands use of ultrasound during spaceflights and on Earth 0 None
2011-06-24 New VAAST software tool can identify disease-causing mutations in rare genetic disorders 0 None
2011-06-24 Researchers develop inexpensive saliva test for dengue 0 None
2011-06-24 Electrophysiology mapping and ablation devices market to reach over $2.1B by 2017 0 None
2011-06-24 CBMi creates iPad app for exploring human genomic information 0 None
2011-06-24 FDA clears GE Healthcare's new mobile x-ray platform 0 None
2011-06-23 AIS introduces Spectral karyotyping 0 None
2011-06-23 Centrix and CutisPharma enter promotional agreement for vaginal suppository compounding kits 0 None
2011-06-23 Varian receives 2011 R&D 100 Award for TrueBeam system for image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery 0 None
2011-06-23 Spinal manipulative therapy provides minor but significant benefits for patients with chronic low back pain 0 None
2011-06-23 Proton beam radiotherapy appears to control breast cancer with minimal side-effects 0 5
2011-06-23 NEOLUX, CEA-Leti collaborate to develop, manufacture smart LED systems 0 None
2011-06-23 Randox Drug Residues release newly improved Multi-Sulphonamide Testing Platform 0 None
2011-06-23 Sandia receives four R&D Magazine's 2011 awards 0 None
2011-06-23 Los Alamos National Lab scientists win three R&D Magazine's 2011 awards 0 None
2011-06-23 Veredus Labs develops ‘Lab-on-Chip’ to detect and differentiate several food-borne pathogens, including Escherichia coli 0 None
2011-06-23 Veredus Lab-on-Chip application can diagnose and differentiate food-borne pathogens 0 None
2011-06-23 St. Jude Medical announces results of Genesis neurostimulator trial on chronic migraine 0 None
2011-06-23 Excillum receives R&D 100 Award for liquid metal x-ray source 0 None
2011-06-23 ULMCA PCI with DES a viable option for low-risk patients with normal left ventricular function 0 None
2011-06-23 CPDC, UHN to advance use of medical isotopes for cancer treatment and diagnosis 0 5
2011-06-23 Weak neural synchronization could serve as powerful, new biological marker of autism 0 None
2011-06-23 Nontoxic gold nanoparticles could detect growth of early tumors in liver 0 None
2011-06-23 Loyola offers powerful new MRI machine without usual inconveniences 0 None
2011-06-23 Simple non-invasive breath test could accurately detect vitamin B12 deficiency 0 None
2011-06-22 BioCision releases three new cryopreservation systems 0 None
2011-06-22 Elavon wins Merchant Acquirer of the Year Award at Cards & Payments European Conference 0 None
2011-06-22 22nd Century submits IND to FDA for VLN cigarettes 0 None
2011-06-22 Rapid diagnostic tests for malaria can be improved, says researcher 0 None
2011-06-22 Hospice of the Red River Valley selects CellTrak mobile point-of-care application 0 None
2011-06-22 Two NJIT researchers receive U.S. Patent for nanoprobe array technique 0 None
2011-06-22 FGS expands service offering to European market through ISO 13485 medical certification 0 None
2011-06-22 ImmunoCellular Therapeutics receives U.S. patent for cancer vaccine technology 0 None
2011-06-22 Celerion generates over 25,000 platelet aggregation samples, achieves major milestone 0 None
2011-06-22 Integromics announces winners of proteomics grant competition 0 None
2011-06-22 Avedro receives Gold MDEA award for Vedera System 0 5
2011-06-22 New VEP technique fast and effective for detecting glaucoma damage 0 None
2011-06-21 New technique makes artificial bones more natural 0 None
2011-06-21 Respira reports results of DPI drug engine clinical study against COPD, asthma 0 None
2011-06-21 NextGen launches first CSF multiplex protein assay for detecting CNS diseases 0 None
2011-06-21 US E-Prescription Systems market to reach over $204.67 million by 2017 0 None
2011-06-21 Benefis selects NextGen Ambulatory EHR, Health Information Exchange as technology foundation 0 None
2011-06-21 Every second counts when performing cardiac arrest resuscitation 0 None
2011-06-21 Fluorescent signature discovery helps identify parathyroid glands during endocrine surgery 0 5
2011-06-21 FDA's draft guidance document addresses artificial pancreas system for type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-21 Wayne State team receives $330,000 NSF grant to develop 3-D neural probe for tinnitus 0 None
2011-06-21 CDT biomarker poor, inaccurate method for detecting unhealthy drinking in HIV-infected adults 0 None
2011-06-21 The Hormone Foundation releases 'SaveMyFertility' website for cancer patients 0 None
2011-06-21 JDRF launches clinical trials network for treatment of type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-21 Rheonix, Mayo Clinic partner for genotyping test to assist warfarin sensitivity 0 None
2011-06-21 NeuroMetrix to introduce NC-stat DPNCheck device for diabetic peripheral neuropathy 0 None
2011-06-21 Sentrx, TransPerfect collaborate to offer Trial Interactive Portal Technology 0 None
2011-06-20 Free ADAP 2.0 software upgrade with Biochrom's EZ Read 400 research reader 0 None
2011-06-20 ZMDI and Power-One announce digital power management development and patent license agreement 0 None
2011-06-20 MedShape develops larger sizes of ExoShape CL interference fixation device 0 None
2011-06-20 No substitute for physical, face-to-face contact in sexual relationships 0 5
2011-06-20 EPA, ACS present 2011 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award to BioAmber 0 None
2011-06-20 Capario earns EHNAC HNAP accreditation for sixth consecutive time 0 None
2011-06-20 Small health facilities, solo practices face health IT challenges 0 None
2011-06-20 Hardin Memorial Hospital selects ProVation Order Sets 0 None
2011-06-20 New shoulder pad technology allows quicker access to injured players 0 None
2011-06-20 Genetic Technologies introduces BREVAGen genetic test for assessing non-familial breast cancer risk 0 None
2011-06-20 Neogen announces acquisition of VeroMara 0 None
2011-06-20 Randox launches automated laboratory assay for Heart-type Fatty Acid Binding Protein 0 None
2011-06-20 Medidata to acquire Clinical Force 0 None
2011-06-20 Pulmatrix introduces novel iSPERSE inhaled dry powder drug delivery platform 0 None
2011-06-20 IsoRay announces combination therapy study for prostate cancer 0 None
2011-06-20 Bruker launches Hyperspectral Imaging System for detection of gases 0 None
2011-06-20 Boston Scientific to launch Mustang PTA Balloon Catheter worldwide 0 None
2011-06-20 DATATRAK expands and rebrands unified software suite 0 None
2011-06-20 Teleflex, Amerinet sign deal for VasoNova Vascular Positioning System 0 5
2011-06-20 WellAWARE Systems announces new partnership with Masonic Homes of Kentucky 0 None
2011-06-20 Perceptive's Clinical Trial Management System now available as SaaS application 0 None
2011-06-20 Premier healthcare honors Toshiba with Supplier Performance Award 0 None
2011-06-20 Ascom announces Home Care Services for Independent Living Segment 0 None
2011-06-20 Novel biomarker-development pipeline approach for human diseases 0 None
2011-06-20 Zilver PTX stent more effective than PTA for treatment of femoral artery lesions 0 None
2011-06-20 European Patent Office issues notice of allowance to Kuros' synthetic biomaterials 0 None
2011-06-20 NIH-funded study to develop virtual reality simulator for 'scarless' endoscopic surgery 0 None
2011-06-20 Veritract to develop 'Smart Feeding Tube' with live camera and steering mechanism 0 None
2011-06-20 Medtronic Valiant stent graft safe and effective for patients with thoracic aortic aneurysm 0 None
2011-06-20 Study: Abdominal debrancing with aortic stent grafts linked to high early mortality 0 None
2011-06-18 Negative-pressure wound therapy does not promote healing: Research 0 None
2011-06-18 Technology aids in maintaining quality of life in aging 0 None
2011-06-18 RIKEN, JASRI produce first beam of X-ray laser light 0 None
2011-06-18 PerkinElmer launches Solid Phase Extraction solutions for environmental, pharmaceutical analysis 0 None
2011-06-17 Encouraging results from ReShape Duo Phase 1 study for treatment of obesity 0 None
2011-06-17 CoreLab Partners' new technological solutions to be showcased at DIA 2011 0 None
2011-06-17 Careful, well-designed studies needed for evaluating patients with MS: SIRF panel 0 4
2011-06-17 Children with head trauma after normal CT scans do not require neurosurgical intervention 0 None
2011-06-17 'Ultrawideband' technology for real-time health diagnosis 0 None
2011-06-17 Roche RTCA HT Instrument allows fully-automated impedance screens for GPCRs 0 None
2011-06-17 Nuvilex describes advantages of cell encapsulation technology for multiple cancer therapies 0 None
2011-06-17 Wireless intelligent sensor platform for emergency responders 0 None
2011-06-17 Public Health Grid technology could address specific surveillance needs for pandemic disease control 0 None
2011-06-17 Elsevier announces two new biomedical applications from Molecular Connections 0 None
2011-06-17 Cedars-Sinai receives National Eye Institute grant to develop gene therapy for corneal disease 0 None
2011-06-17 Allscripts, Humana partner to deliver clinical-decision support technology for physicians 0 None
2011-06-17 BioClinica releases new Trident IWR solution 0 None
2011-06-17 First genetic, biochemical tests for Idiopathic Infantile Hypercalcemia 0 None
2011-06-17 Transgenomic introduces Nuclear Mitome Test for diagnosis of mitochondrial disorders 0 None
2011-06-17 USPTO issues patent for Predictive Biosciences' multiple biomarker assay 0 None
2011-06-16 Tunstall named HealthInvestors Telehealthcare provider of the year 0 None
2011-06-16 Benefitfocus unveils Medical Loss Ratio Rebate App for insurance companies 0 None
2011-06-16 Ankota introduces TherapEZ web-based, mobile tablet-based solution for home health therapy agencies 0 None
2011-06-16 Theorem Clinical Research receives contract to conduct Nordion's TheraSphere Phase III trials 0 None
2011-06-16 Healthcare organizations embrace need for information transparency to drive clinical transformation 0 None
2011-06-16 European scientists develop efficient methods for early diagnosis of Alzheimer's 0 None
2011-06-16 UCSF study seeks to discover true causes of sudden cardiac death 0 None
2011-06-16 Mist inhalers increase risk of death in patients with COPD 0 None
2011-06-16 Queen's University installs new pollen trap to control hay fever in Northern Ireland 0 None
2011-06-16 Tulane University, VA grant IRB approval for new TIGR Matrix clinical trial in hernia repair 0 None
2011-06-16 Eyeglasses provide example of good health delivery 0 None
2011-06-16 Interactive humanoid robots can help children with autism 0 None
2011-06-16 Cancer Research UK to launch genetic testing programme 0 None
2011-06-16 MRE reduces ionizing radiation exposure, detects Crohn's disease as reliably as CT 0 None
2011-06-16 ISCO discovers novel technology to produce pure hepatocyte population 0 None
2011-06-16 Non-invasive intervention can greatly improve patients' inhibitory control 0 None
2011-06-16 Hybrid operating rooms emerging as a major market segment within OR integration systems 0 None
2011-06-16 Cambridge Biomedical, Neogenix partner to develop ELISA assays for pancreatic and colorectal cancer 0 None
2011-06-16 ACC to expand partnership and strategic alliance with FIGMD 0 None
2011-06-16 Life Technologies introduces CytoTune-iPS Reprogramming Kit 0 None
2011-06-16 ProImmune introduces new uniquely powerful protein and peptide array platform 0 None
2011-06-16 USPTO issues patent to EndoSphere's noninvasive device for treatment of obesity 0 None
2011-06-15 GNAX, Acuo partner to develop cloud-based, VNA of medical images for healthcare providers 0 None
2011-06-15 Ethicon Endo-Surgery receives FDA 510(k) clearance for Advanced Energy Generator 0 None
2011-06-15 St. Jude Medical introduces HD VantageView System for enhancing EP lab workflow 0 None
2011-06-15 Ethicon Endo-Surgery introduces ENSEAL G2 Super Jaw advanced bipolar technology 0 None
2011-06-15 Varian receives marketing approval for TrueBeam image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery system in Japan 0 None
2011-06-15 Saint-Gobain introduces new C-Flex ULTRA TPE pump tubing for biopharmaceutical applications 0 None
2011-06-15 Pharma IQ launches Global HTA and CER Forum 0 None
2011-06-15 Infosys introduces Health Benefit Exchange 0 None
2011-06-15 Nuvilex to acquire live cell encapsulation technology for multiple cancer therapies 0 None
2011-06-15 Hanger Orthopedic to deploy NextGen Ambulatory EHR and Practice Management 0 None
2011-06-15 HTX provides $750,000 funding to Profound Medical through Technology Assessment Program 0 None
2011-06-15 BDC releases new technology to aid medical device industry with product design testing 0 None
2011-06-15 Scientists use time-lapse technique to create lab model for ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-06-15 New method could shorten healing times for dental implants 0 None
2011-06-15 NYU Langone implements biometric technology to identify patients 0 None
2011-06-15 Guidelines for pediatric use of polysomnography for sleep-disordered breathing before tonsillectomy 0 None
2011-06-15 ImpactRx expands nationwide network of high-value, iPhone-connected psychiatrists 0 None
2011-06-15 Biomoda receives U.S. patent to expand the use of CyPath assay for treatment of cancer 0 None
2011-06-15 PDR launches new online network to collect, distribute adverse drug events in the U.S. 0 None
2011-06-15 Ventana Medical receives FDA approval for new breast cancer genetic test 0 None
2011-06-15 Pfizer, pSivida partner to develop latanoprost implant for ocular hypertension and glaucoma 0 None
2011-06-15 New method uses ICP-MS system to identify radioactive elements in environment 0 None
2011-06-15 DePuy ceramic-on-metal hip replacement gets FDA nod 0 3
2011-06-15 Liver stiffness measurement could replace liver biopsy for evaluation of hepatitis C 0 3
2011-06-15 New ultrasound technique can measure blood pressure at many points in the body 0 None
2011-06-15 DePuy Orthopaedics receives FDA approval for ceramic-on-metal total artificial hip system 0 None
2011-06-14 DATATRAK adds Research Dynamics to Connect Partner Program 0 None
2011-06-14 InstaMed, Superior Vision partner to offer electronic healthcare payments solution 0 None
2011-06-14 CerebralRx launches FitNeS vagus nerve stimulation system for treating epilepsy 0 None
2011-06-14 WKK Heide hospital uses Ekahau technology to assure staff safety, track available wheelchairs 0 None
2011-06-14 Individuals with chronic vascular disease can benefit from echo-mediated gene therapy 0 None
2011-06-14 New molecular diagnostic test precisely identifies insect venom allergy 0 None
2011-06-14 B. Braun receives FDA approval to use 1g and 2g Ceftazidime in DUPLEX Drug Delivery System 0 None
2011-06-14 OrSense presents non-invasive Hb monitor on World Blood Donors Day 0 None
2011-06-14 GE Healthcare announces results of Optison heart ultrasound contrast agent presented at ASE 0 None
2011-06-14 Vexim extends SpineJack range of implants for treatment of vertebral fractures 0 None
2011-06-14 Response Biomedical NTproBNP Assay does not meet FDA regulatory criteria for CLIA waiver 0 None
2011-06-14 Enox to receive European patent for 'Device and Method for Administering Therapeutic Agents' 0 None
2011-06-14 New software holds promise for revolutionising treatment of hearing impairments 1 None
2011-06-14 FDA clears Mitsubishi's PATHFAST cardiac Troponin I diagnostic test 0 None
2011-06-14 Colonoscopies done with suboptimal bowel preparation linked to high adenoma miss rates 0 None
2011-06-14 OHA, GCE and HQO develop Quality and Patient Safety Governance Toolkit 0 None
2011-06-14 Life Technologies, Fox Chase partner to provide next-generation sequencing analysis of solid tumors 0 None
2011-06-14 Study explores age differences in barriers to cervical cancer screening attendance 0 None
2011-06-14 Tiotropium Respimat inhalers can increase risk of death in patients with bronchitis, emphysema 4 4
2011-06-13 Dual Body scan machine gets FDA nod 0 None
2011-06-13 Frontal cerebral thermal transfer can eliminate insomnia symptoms 0 None
2011-06-13 Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics redesigns standard laboratory carboy 0 None
2011-06-13 GORE SEAMGUARD Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement receives Heath Canada approval 0 None
2011-06-13 IHPM, Ciming announce formal collaboration in the field of Enterprise Health Management 0 None
2011-06-13 EarlySense's new WiFi patient monitoring system receives FDA clearance and CE approval 0 None
2011-06-13 Toshiba to highlight cardiac ultrasound applications at ASE annual meeting 0 None
2011-06-13 Mystic's key manufacturing technology for drug, biologic delivery systems receives U.S. patent 0 None
2011-06-13 Left ventricular assist device increases incidence of internal bleeding in heart failure patients 0 None
2011-06-13 fEITER imaging method reveals real time loss of consciousness in distinct brain regions 0 None
2011-06-13 Five guidelines for avoiding ventilators improve pediatric outcomes, reduce costs of care 0 None
2011-06-13 ACS honors Los Angeles general surgeon with 2011 Jacobson Innovation Award 0 None
2011-06-13 Noninvasive ventilation can shorten intubation time and may reduce risk of post-extubation ARF 0 None
2011-06-13 IASLC releases interactive staging tool in thoracic oncology 0 None
2011-06-13 Only 35% of anaesthesiologists carry out cardiac output monitoring during high-risk surgery 0 None
2011-06-13 Siemens receives FDA clearance for Biograph mMR system to perform simultaneous PET/MRI scan 0 None
2011-06-10 U-M International Center for Automotive Medicine announces new collaborative research 0 None
2011-06-10 IMS Health acquires Med-Vantage 0 None
2011-06-10 GE and Mayo Clinic receive $5.7 million NIH grant to study dedicated MRI brain scanner technology 0 None
2011-06-10 Amplifon, Rion, William Demant lead $1.4 billion Asia-Pacific retail hearing aid market 0 None
2011-06-10 NIOSH grants Noveko N95 certification for RD5-V respirator 0 None
2011-06-10 Life Technologies enters exclusive agreement for TAL Effector Technology license 0 None
2011-06-10 Drug Store News recognizes Lifetime Tru-Motion Cane as best innovative product 0 None
2011-06-10 IncellDx, Enzo Clinical Labs sign deal to market proprietary HPV OncoTect technology 0 None
2011-06-10 German hospital adopts Luminex new diagnostic assay to manage current E.coli outbreak 0 None
2011-06-10 Parents and teachers can benefit from Screening Kids for Intervention and Prevention 0 None
2011-06-10 Inspire's Stimulation Therapy for Apnea Reduction trial reaches milestones 0 None
2011-06-10 Scientists to develop new tissue engineering technology for patients with osteoarthritis 0 None
2011-06-10 Antimullerian hormone test can help indicate number of eggs, pregnancy in women 0 None
2011-06-10 Moberg Derma receives EU/EEA CE mark approval for Kaprolac Skin Repair & Hydration 0 None
2011-06-10 Researchers develop new imaging technology to detect cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-06-10 Simple urine test could detect early stage cancers 0 None
2011-06-10 University of Sheffield's ScHARR team develops new index to measure hospital mortality rates 0 None
2011-06-10 Masimo receives GOLD 2011 Medical Design Excellence Award for Pronto-7 noninvasive hemoglobin 0 5
2011-06-10 Study identifies sharp rise in Parkinson's prevalence in Israel from 2000 to 2007 0 None
2011-06-10 Eli Lilly, Synthes collaborate to develop osteoinductive products 0 None
2011-06-10 Quest Diagnostics receives MDEA gold award for Simplexa/3M technology 0 None
2011-06-10 Nordion to disclose details of new GammaFIT modular irradiator system at IMRP 2011 0 None
2011-06-10 Pall's GeneDisc System helps German authorities screen for deadly E.coli strain 0 None
2011-06-10 Spacelabs receives $3M U.S. hospital contracts for patient monitoring, connectivity products 0 None
2011-06-09 New bariatric bed 0 None
2011-06-09, cites top 10 most popular medical specialty categories based on website's patient usage 0 None
2011-06-09 European Bioinformatics Institute drives genomics research with GÉANT 0 None
2011-06-09 Obama administration launches new program to spur health IT innovation 0 None
2011-06-09 Respira introduces breakthrough Dry Powder Inhaler 0 None
2011-06-09 MDxHealth extends agreement with Merck for use of MGMT assay in brain cancer trials 0 None
2011-06-09 Ilex, Cerus partner to distribute INTERCEPT Blood System in Israel and South Africa 0 None
2011-06-09 GeneTex to introduce new Easy-iPSC minicircle DNA vector technology in June 0 None
2011-06-09 Ameritox launches Rx Guardian CD, next-generation pain-medication monitoring solution 0 None
2011-06-09 Women who receive intrauterine device after abortion less likely to have unintended pregnancy 0 None
2011-06-09 Adaptive optics technology reveals eye's cellular structure with unprecedented detail 0 None
2011-06-09 Eight out of 10 countries using mHealth services, WHO report says 0 None
2011-06-09 Akademiska Hus, NCC to build Skandion Clinic for advanced radiotherapy in Uppsala 0 None
2011-06-09 Innovative hands-free device can reduce risk of cancer from cell phone radiation 0 None
2011-06-09 More women than men are unnecessarily referred for nuclear stress tests 0 None
2011-06-09 Less-invasive Pro-Vas occlusion shows promise for permanent male sterilization 0 5
2011-06-09 Siemens Healthcare selects SIS as surgical IT partner 0 None
2011-06-08 Ascribe announces partnership to launch eHandover, clinical handover solution 0 None
2011-06-08 Integromics launches OmicsHub Proteomics 2.0 0 None
2011-06-08 New grade of polycarbonate meets growing trend for thinner walls in medical devices 0 None
2011-06-08 UAB first in U.S. with cell-processing workstation 0 None
2011-06-08 ACT's TEMPASURE cardiac ablation catheter receives CE Mark 0 None
2011-06-08 Covidien files answer and counterclaims against Applied Medical for patent misuse, non-infringement 0 None
2011-06-08 Rosa, Profil Institute partner to offer simulation technology for diabetes and obesity clinical trials 0 None
2011-06-08 Ben Hogan Sports Medicine, StreamVenue partner to offer post-surgical management tool 0 None
2011-06-08 RI Hospital fellow receives TSFRE funds for cardiothoracic surgery research 0 None
2011-06-08 Doctors' move to electronic records requires serious commitment 0 None
2011-06-08 Closed-loop artificial pancreas could fight against Type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-08 Self-assembling mini devices now enlisted in nanomedicine revolution 0 None
2011-06-08 Two-year, $150,000 award to study implementation of electronic health records 0 None
2011-06-08 Novel FRET biosensor allows measurement of intraorganellar glutathione potentials in living cells 0 None
2011-06-08 McGill researcher develops speedier technique for predicting protein folding pathways 0 None
2011-06-08 U.S. District Court rules in favor of Boston Scientific in PROMUS patent lawsuit 0 None
2011-06-08 BGI releases third version of assembled E. coli O104 genome 0 None
2011-06-08 Patient enrollment complete in BioMimetic's Augment Rotator Cuff pilot trial 0 None
2011-06-08 CLC bio, AROS partner to provide 'Total Genomic Solutions' 0 1
2011-06-08 As health care technology advances, costs increase 0 None
2011-06-08 Magnetic field can reduce blood viscosity, prevent heart attacks 0 1
2011-06-08 Stent graft can repair abdominal aortic aneurysm 0 None
2011-06-07 Thermo Fisher Scientific launches new triple quadrupole gas chromatography-mass spectrometry system 0 None
2011-06-07 Linkam tensile stage chosen to control stress in growth of human collagen by the University of Liverpool 0 None
2011-06-07 First human implant of St. Jude Medical's Portico transcatheter aortic heart valve 0 None
2011-06-07 Merck, Roche partner to develop cancer diagnostic assays 0 None
2011-06-07 IsoRay completes Iotrex license agreement with Dr. Reddy's 0 None
2011-06-07 Systagenix introduces WOUNDCHEK system at EWMA 2011 0 None
2011-06-07 OncoSec announces additional evaluation of ElectroImmunotherapy Phase I trial on melanoma 0 None
2011-06-07 Guardian Air REME+ system helps reduce germs, allergens and airborne toxins 0 None
2011-06-07 Incisive Surgical receives U.S. patent for INSORB Absorbable Skin Stapling Technology 0 None
2011-06-07 University of Perugia researcher to lead BioNanoFilter European clinical trial on Group B Strep 0 None
2011-06-07 Proteus, Avery Dennison partner for patch-based wearable sensors 0 None
2011-06-07 DxTerity acquires intellectual property rights to blood based genomic testing from SourceMDx 0 None
2011-06-07 SPI to commence enrollment in SPI-1005 clinical trial to prevent hearing loss induced by loud music 0 None
2011-06-07 EC approves Biogen Idec's AVONEX PEN to treat multiple sclerosis 0 None
2011-06-07 Agilent Technologies introduces mass spectrometry systems at ASMS 2011 0 None
2011-06-07 Thermo Fisher Scientific unveils three new mass spectrometry products at 59th Annual ASMS Conference 0 None
2011-06-07 ITI receives FDA clearance for new Q fever assay kit 0 None
2011-06-07 3M introduces Kind Removal Silicone Tape for patients with sensitive, at-risk skin 0 None
2011-06-06 Waters introduces SYNAPT G2-S at 59th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry 0 None
2011-06-06 Life Technologies develops qPCR-based accurate test to detect E. coli 0 None
2011-06-06 MedPro Imaging invests in dedicated transducer repair technology 0 None
2011-06-06 EUS-guided GI biopsies with Cook Medical's new, large-core biopsy needle overcomes limitations 0 None
2011-06-06 Medizintechnik acquires BSD-2000/3D/MR integrated hyperthermia system 0 None
2011-06-06 FDA grants Pathway marketing clearance for JETSTREAM Navitus revascularization catheter for PVD 0 None
2011-06-06 PerkinElmer introduces AxION Mass Spectrometry platform at ASMS Conference 0 None
2011-06-06 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to 3DISC for FireCR Medical Scanners and QuantorMed Imaging Software 0 None
2011-06-06 FDA clears ArthroCare's Spartan 6.5 Needled Anchor 0 None
2011-06-06 Bruker to introduce unique CaptiveSpray ion source for proteomics at ASMS 2011 0 None
2011-06-06 Ohio's Adena Health System chooses eClinicalWorks EHR solution for physicians 0 None
2011-06-06 Mazor Robotics introduces next-generation spinal surgical guidance system 0 None
2011-06-06 PING, HP partner to reduce malaria through mobile health monitoring technology 0 None
2011-06-06 New UH Seidman Cancer Center center to offer latest treatments and technology 0 None
2011-06-06 New blog aims to help dispel many myths behind cervical smear test 0 None
2011-06-06 Crystal Research Associates report now available in MedPro website 0 None
2011-06-06 Avantra announces Rapid Assay Prototyping Service for researchers and clinicians 0 None
2011-06-06 Azellon receives MHRA approval to initiate stem cell bandage clinical trial in torn meniscal cartilage 0 None
2011-06-06 Anti-Mullerian hormone test can indicate reproductive function in young women with cancer 0 None
2011-06-06 Queen's University develops groundbreaking new test for male infertility 0 None
2011-06-06 Super microscopes help scientists identify exact molecular 'switch' that spurs T-cells into action 0 5
2011-06-06 Women with ovarian cancer do not benefit from CA-125 and transvaginal ultrasound 0 None
2011-06-06 ImaginAb, GE Healthcare sign master research deal to develop new PET diagnostic imaging agents 0 None
2011-06-05 Smart bandage for chronic wounds 0 5
2011-06-04 DFG to form new collaborative research centers as of 1 July 2011 0 None
2011-06-04 Preliminary data from Ion PGM sequencer reveals German E. coli outbreak is a new hybrid strain 0 None
2011-06-04 Researchers develop new technology to detect neurological symptoms associated with epileptic seizure 0 None
2011-06-04 BGI genome sequencing identifies new super-toxic bacteria as cause of current European epidemic 0 None
2011-06-04 Brown University researchers develop 2-D maps of neural circuitry in human brain 0 None
2011-06-04 Additional data supporting utility of PAM50 gene signature for breast cancer to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-06-04 GE Healthcare to highlight advanced portfolio of molecular imaging technologies at SNM meeting 0 None
2011-06-04 Thermography is not a substitute for mammography, warns FDA 0 None
2011-06-04 Maryland researchers deny link between cell phone radiation and brain cancer 0 None
2011-06-04 SBRT is effective for patients with low-to-intermediate-risk prostate cancer: Researchers 0 None
2011-06-04 For physicians, electronic medical records continue to pose challenges 0 None
2011-06-04 Response Genetics' clinical approaches to improve cancer care to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None
2011-06-04 Study investigates challenges that paper, computer workarounds pose to use of electronic health records 0 None
2011-06-04 HealthTrust, Pioneer Surgical sign new spine implant agreement 0 None
2011-06-04 Mount Sinai to participate in Medtronic CoreValve U.S. Clinical Trial 0 None
2011-06-04 Battelle, Perma-Fix sign exclusive option agreement to make medical isotopes 0 None
2011-06-04 Medisafe 1 Technologies to submit three patent applications for medical devices 0 None
2011-06-04 Nuvera announces results of blinded study on breast cancer assay for taxane chemotherapy response 0 None
2011-06-03 Kronos to provide integrated workforce management solution to Beaver Dam Community Hospitals 0 None
2011-06-03 Technology, expert training and real-time feedback improves Hepatitis C outcomes 0 5
2011-06-03 Telethermographic device is not approved for screening breast cancer 0 None
2011-06-03 New report: Life science tools market to reach over $80B by 2016 0 1
2011-06-03 Pipeline Embolization Device safe and effective for patients with brain aneurysms 0 3
2011-06-03 Dilon Diagnostics to introduce latest advancement in molecular breast imaging at SNM meeting 0 None
2011-06-03 QMUL synchronisation technology helps detect heart disease at early stage 0 None
2011-06-03 Stevens Institute of Technology to host conference on bacteria-material interactions 0 None
2011-06-03 ANSTO, ITG partner to distribute radioisotopes 0 None
2011-06-03 Elastography and serum markers show promise in patients with liver disease 0 None
2011-06-03 Bruker to showcase record performance achievements of maXis 4G system at ASMS 2011 0 None
2011-06-03 IDEV completes enrollment in SUPERA stent trial for treatment of peripheral artery disease 0 None
2011-06-03 Rheonix to receive U.S. patent for powerful microfluidic platform 0 None
2011-06-02 VisiInc and MMRGlobal announce agreement to launch MyMedicalRecords in Australia 0 None
2011-06-02 RACGP committed to supporting telehealth in general practice 0 None
2011-06-02 Biowave II UV-Vis spectrophotometers for low volume DNA measurements: Special offer 0 None
2011-06-02 Mild brain injury tracked using special MRI technique 0 None
2011-06-02 Medicomp releases Quippe, browser-based clinical documentation software development kit 0 None
2011-06-02 Bio-Tissue ships over 7,500 ProKera medical device since product's inception 0 None
2011-06-02 Clovis Oncology, Roche partner to develop in vitro PCR-based diagnostic test for NSCLC 0 None
2011-06-02 OncoSec Medical to present results of ElectroImmunotherapy clinical trial in melanoma at ASCO 2011 0 5
2011-06-02 Diffusion tensor imaging detects brain abnormalities in U.S. military personnel with mild traumatic brain injury 0 None
2011-06-02 WHO/IARC say mobile phone use may increase risk of certain brain cancers 0 None
2011-06-02 Cell phone use poses no cancer risk, says JunkScience publisher 0 None
2011-06-02 Study affirms effectiveness of palliative care discussions before LVAD heart surgery 0 None
2011-06-02 Positive results from Nuvilex European Phase II trial against pancreatic cancer 0 None
2011-06-02 Google launches Dengue Trends tool to track outbreaks 0 None
2011-06-02 Free online WHO Fracture Risk Assessment Tool now available as version 3.3 0 None
2011-06-02 Baseline concussion tests could increase risks to athletes 0 None
2011-06-02 Lymphocyte count serves as simple and effective prognostic indicator in renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2011-06-02 Medicare payment proposal for medical imaging triggers opposition 0 None
2011-06-02 New Blue Access Mobile offers actionable and personalized health information 0 None
2011-06-02 UV-screening sunglasses, contact lenses can protect eyes from aging and disease 0 None
2011-06-02 Covidien's PCOx mesh receives U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance and European CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-06-02 Cardiac resynchronization therapy improves sexual health in men with chronic heart failure 0 None
2011-06-02 PCR-based saliva test can accurately identify cytomegalovirus infection in newborns 0 None
2011-06-02 Simple eye scan can detect early signs of diabetes-related nerve damage 0 None
2011-06-01 Medical Illumination, Bovie sign exclusive distribution agreement for new LED lights 0 None
2011-06-01 STAAR Surgical's two new lens products receive CE Mark approval 0 None
2011-06-01 Twelve interventional live cases to use Toshiba's Infinix DP-i X-ray system at NCVH conference 0 None
2011-06-01 Repro-Med Systems receives FDA marketing approval for new subcutaneous needle sets 0 None
2011-06-01 The Lancet publishes final data from HydroCoil Endovascular Aneurysm Occlusion and Packing Study 0 None
2011-06-01 Oxford Medical Diagnostics obtains close to GBP one million in new financing round 0 None
2011-06-01 Non-invasive trigeminal nerve stimulation shows promise for drug-resistant epilepsy 0 None
2011-06-01 Scans, hospital infections at heart of new quality issues 0 None
2011-06-01 MMRGlobal, VZJ to launch consumer and professional health IT products 0 None
2011-06-01 Wireless near-infrared spectroscopy can effectively detect bladder disease in children 0 None
2011-06-01 HbA1c glucose monitoring test not effective for diagnosing diabetes patients with kidney failure 0 None
2011-06-01 Innovative bowel screening kits effective in detecting pre-cancerous growths 0 None
2011-06-01 New online tool can help detect and monitor dengue outbreaks 0 None
2011-06-01 Women with ovarian cancer could benefit from new targeted testing 0 None
2011-06-01 IPSOGEN announces two studies on Genomic Grade test to be presented at ASCO 2011 0 None


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