Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - June 2012

Date Title Comments Rating
2012-06-30 Under-performance of small bowel biopsy a major reason behind underdiagnosis of celiac disease 0 None
2012-06-30 New toxicology testing method requires lesser number of fish 0 None
2012-06-30 Textile cooling pads to prevent neurological damage after successful resuscitation 0 None
2012-06-30 SPring-8 Angstrom Compact free-electron Laser demonstrates shortest wavelength and high peak output 0 None
2012-06-30 Fidelitas introduces dispensing and documentation system for methadone treatment in Canada 0 None
2012-06-30 Shorter regimen of radiotherapy safe for noninvasive breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-06-30 Flexible wearable antenna system for breast tumor detection 0 None
2012-06-30 Rate of small bowel biopsy is low in the U.S. 1 None
2012-06-29 Evolution of Advanced IVDs Conference to take place on September 19-20, 2012 0 None
2012-06-29 Unibased announces availability of ForSite2020 solution suite with Microsoft Outlook 2010 0 None
2012-06-29 More than 40,000 student athletes in Arizona receive Mayo Clinic baseline concussion testing 0 None
2012-06-29 UCSD surgeon first in the U.S. to implant new FDA-approved LINX for GERD 0 None
2012-06-29 Researchers develop first real-time, brain-scanning speller 0 None
2012-06-29 New device for welding large and liquid-filled TPE tubing 0 None
2012-06-29 Taser shots to the chest are no more dangerous: Study 0 None
2012-06-29 Ovarian grafts can produce hormones for more than 7 years 0 None
2012-06-29 RapidChek- SELECT Salmonella highly sensitive to the presence of S. Typhi vaccine in stool 0 None
2012-06-29 Massive study outlines success for assisted reproductive technology 0 None
2012-06-29 Sinai Hospital begins to use Solitaire FR device for treatment of acute stroke 0 None
2012-06-29 Boston College chemists use nanowires to power photosynthesis 0 None
2012-06-29 Upholding PPACA will have positive impact on development, adoption of telehealth: ATA 0 None
2012-06-29 Scientists use new method to assemble massive catalogue of data on proteins 0 None
2012-06-29 Brolex announces C SAFE medical device now in distribution channels globally 0 None
2012-06-29 Millennium introduces novel pharmacogenetic testing 0 None
2012-06-29 FSS’ FlexStent Iliac system receives CE Mark 0 None
2012-06-28 Program linking paramedics in the field to patients' pre-existing health information wins honors 0 None
2012-06-28 UI Health first in the Midwest to offer LenSx femtosecond laser for cataract patients 0 None
2012-06-28 Radiologists' efficiency can be improved using lung nodule matching program 0 None
2012-06-28 Vaccine for nicotine addiction developed 0 None
2012-06-28 Nanosphere receives FDA marketing approval for Verigene GP Blood Culture Nucleic Acid Test 0 None
2012-06-28 BFC develops new Fertility App 0 None
2012-06-28 California selects Accenture to implement CalHEERS 0 None
2012-06-28 Phototron launches new SG Sensors-brand sensors and controllers, growers 0 None
2012-06-28 ACCP, OneBreath and COPD Alliance to unite on World Spirometry Day 0 5
2012-06-28 BPI clinical study to evaluate computerized, brain-plasticity-based program for schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-28 Powerful new technique can manipulate the building-block molecules of organic chemistry 0 None
2012-06-28 University of Southampton develops new hearing screening test 0 None
2012-06-28 Study offers new clues for early autism diagnosis 0 None
2012-06-28 Nevro receives two key U.S. patents for Senza High-Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation System 0 None
2012-06-28 U-M-built microsystem measures trace amounts of air contaminants in homes 0 None
2012-06-28 Health Canada approves AutoGenomics’ INFINITI PGx testing system 0 None
2012-06-28 Researchers design microparticles that can deliver oxygen quickly into the bloodstream 0 None
2012-06-28 GSD receives FDA clearance for next-generation Lyme disease Line Immunoassay 0 None
2012-06-27 Combination of radiation therapies effectively treat prostate cancer, lower chances of recurrence 0 None
2012-06-27 Magnet guides iron-loaded cells to specific damaged sites in the heart 0 None
2012-06-27 Small coils activate neurons to modulate brain-cell activity 0 None
2012-06-27 Development of the internet changes relationship between doctors and patients 0 None
2012-06-27 Bed cluster models improve patient care 0 None
2012-06-27 Implantable sensor technology and cartilage scaffolding systems for bone and joint repair 0 None
2012-06-27 Decline in preventive mammography rates after USPSTF recommendation 0 None
2012-06-27 New approach improves survival in patients with inoperable complex pancreatic adenocarcinoma 0 None
2012-06-27 USAID foreign assistance data available in online tool 0 None
2012-06-27 Apple iPad 2 can affect programmable shunt valve in children with hydrocephalus 0 None
2012-06-27 Examining how mobile gaming could improve sanitation practices 0 None
2012-06-27 Two major organizations partner in new vendor-neutral health IT innovation network 0 None
2012-06-27 Doctors' use of electronic records expanding quickly; Decline in malpractice claims also noted 0 None
2012-06-27 Oxford University Press launches PASSit for medical community 0 None
2012-06-27 Simple blood test may help physicians track progression of RA disease activity 0 None
2012-06-27 New video article describes novel procedure that can monitor brain function 0 None
2012-06-27 Seahorse Bioscience launches XF Palmitate-BSA FAO Reagent for FAO assays 0 None
2012-06-27 Caltech researchers develop technique to focus light inside biological tissue 0 None
2012-06-27 HemoGenix receives first Master File Number from FDA CBER for HALO-96 PQR 0 1
2012-06-27 Talyst launches new AutoPack for oral solid medications 0 None
2012-06-26 MRI scans determine whether chemotherapy is working long before tumors shrink 0 None
2012-06-26 Key issues in conducting research using electronic clinical data 0 None
2012-06-26 LOGIC-Insulin software more effectively controls blood-sugar levels among critically ill patients 0 None
2012-06-26 New scoring system may better identify adolescents with metabolic syndrome 0 None
2012-06-26 Tiniest and heaviest fetuses at increased risk of being stillborn 0 None
2012-06-26 BioImageXD software can help analyze cell and tissue functions 0 None
2012-06-26 CCI, NextBio partner to adopt genomics in the clinic 0 5
2012-06-26 Two new tests tend to overestimate vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2012-06-26 Glaukos receives FDA approval for iStent Trabecular Micro-Bypass Stent System 0 None
2012-06-26 Study investigates EEGs as potential diagnostic tool for autism 0 5
2012-06-26 PeriGen’s patient safety campaign raises awareness about shoulder dystocia 1 None
2012-06-26 Varian launches on-line X-ray product finder tool 0 None
2012-06-26 First handbook on microcirculation imaging techniques 0 None
2012-06-26 Merck Serono, Compugen announce establishment of Neviah Genomics 0 None
2012-06-26 Beckman Coulter announces PMA from FDA for Prostate Health Index 0 None
2012-06-26 Clinical study to examine retrograde tibiopedal interventional approach for CLI 0 None
2012-06-26 Researchers develop inexpensive system that offers benefits of cardiac rehabilitation programmes 0 None
2012-06-26 New system provides comprehensive remote monitoring solution for the chronically ill 0 None
2012-06-25 NIH awards SeKON contract under CIO-SP3 restricted solicitation 0 None
2012-06-25 Enrollment commences in Stealth Peptides' Bendavia Phase II clinical study for acute STEMI 0 None
2012-06-25 Vasomedical subsidiary amends sales representative agreement with GE Healthcare 0 None
2012-06-25 New test can identify low-risk thyroid nodules and reduce unnecessary surgeries 0 None
2012-06-25 Afirma gene expression test can reduce unnecessary thyroid cancer surgeries 0 None
2012-06-25 Thomson Reuters unveils new regulatory intelligence solution at DIA 2012 0 None
2012-06-25 Philips selects Acuo as partner for multi-site federated vendor neutral archive in UK 0 None
2012-06-25 Comprehensive, automated infection outbreak detection system for the Olympics 0 None
2012-06-25 Mount Sinai offers transoral robotic surgery for sleep apnea treatment 1 None
2012-06-25 Self-harm and suicide in young people: the role of new media 0 None
2012-06-25 New service known as ‘Senior Care’ provided by Intamac Systems 0 None
2012-06-25 iWorx launches IX-100BE Data Acquisition System with LabScribe2 Software 0 None
2012-06-25 Cell-free, biodegradable artery graft improves coronary artery bypass surgeries 0 None
2012-06-25 Inexpensive exome sequencing can quickly detect heterogeneous diseases 0 5
2012-06-25 Studies look at how computer and mobile phone use affects mental health of young adults 0 5
2012-06-25 ETView’s VivaSight-DL product family receives pre-market clearance 0 None
2012-06-25 RainDance introduces new digital PCR system for European researchers 0 None
2012-06-25 BD Biosciences launches new cell sorting system 0 None
2012-06-25 GE announces $7.5M investment in Nanosonics to further develop and distribute Trophon EPR 0 None
2012-06-25 Stimulation during sleep can enhance skill learning 0 None
2012-06-25 DVS Sciences announces business agreement with Cytobank 0 None
2012-06-23 Riverain's ClearRead Bone Suppression software improves detection of lung cancer 0 None
2012-06-23 GI Dynamics announces clinical data about EndoBarrier Therapy at ASMBS meeting 0 None
2012-06-23 New paper discusses potential of tumor-derived microvesicles 0 None
2012-06-23 AIO first in the Pittsburgh area to offer laser surgery for cataract removal 0 None
2012-06-23 Natural language processing programs can help measure colonoscopy quality 0 None
2012-06-23 First sales order for Bluechiip's products from ATCC 0 None
2012-06-23 AUA, AIUM announce collaborative development of urologic ultrasound practice guidelines 0 None
2012-06-23 Computer tomography delivers dependable data to analyze the heart's global pump function 0 None
2012-06-23 Wake Forest Baptist researchers achieve early milestone in lab-engineered kidney project 0 None
2012-06-23 FDA advisory panel issues positive opinion for Dune's MarginProbe System 0 3
2012-06-22 North Shore-LIJ Health System acquires 15 GE low-dose CT scanners 0 None
2012-06-22 ATS task force recommends annual lung cancer screening using LDCT 0 None
2012-06-22 Wraparound knee brace for osteoarthritis patients 0 None
2012-06-22 Indica Labs' image analysis algorithm portfolio integrated into Leica Microsystems' digital pathology solution 0 None
2012-06-22 Gene expression and peripheral blood as tools for pinpointing genes linked to autism 0 None
2012-06-22 North Shore-LIJ installs new imaging technology that uses lower radiation doses for CT scans 0 None
2012-06-22 Ambulatory monitoring will become more and more part of patients' everyday lives 0 None
2012-06-22 Parents must be considered during expansion of genetic screening programs for newborns 1 None
2012-06-22 New methods to track stem cells 0 None
2012-06-22 Mid-urethral sling may reduce risk of urinary incontinence after surgery 0 None
2012-06-22 Selenium reduces Staph populations in medical implants 0 None
2012-06-22 DBS can improve muscle symptoms in patients with Parkinson's 0 None
2012-06-22 RPCI shares information on two new electronic platforms 0 None
2012-06-22 MCN Learning launches new Pain Scale app for Google Android users 0 None
2012-06-21 Midurethral slings can prevent pre-operative urinary incontinence in women with vaginal prolapse 0 None
2012-06-21 Health providers already raking in millions in HIT incentive funds 1 None
2012-06-21 Largest study to examine impact of gastric sleeve surgery on pre-transplant obese patients 0 None
2012-06-21 FDA grants Orphan Drug Designation to Medgenics’ INFRADURE Biopump 0 None
2012-06-21 Ceram publishes white paper on multi-substituted hydroxyapatite 0 None
2012-06-21 Illumina launches RapidTrack WGS service 0 4
2012-06-21 New robotic device can improve detection of breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-21 Gold nanoparticles with slight positive charge work collectively to unravel DNA's double helix 0 None
2012-06-21 Deep brain stimulation remains an effective treatment for Parkinson's 0 None
2012-06-21 MountainView Hospital first in Nevada to use Xenex’s room disinfection device 0 None
2012-06-21 FDA approves CDC DENV-1-4 Real Time RT PCR Assay to treat dengue 0 None
2012-06-21 Structure of human P-glycoprotein in a moving 3D computer model 0 None
2012-06-20 ECC calls on policy makers across Europe to reduce burden of COPD 0 None
2012-06-20 Fujitsu, NCKU sign MOU to build platform for genomics and bioinformatics research 0 None
2012-06-20 Bode introduces new DNA service 0 None
2012-06-20 Radimetrics establishes new office in Scotland 0 None
2012-06-20 Synthesis of silver nanoparticles from pomegranates 0 None
2012-06-20 TigerText adds 7 new hospice organizations 0 5
2012-06-20 E Cig National releases new kit 0 None
2012-06-20 CAE Healthcare, Elsevier to launch new electronic nursing education solution 0 None
2012-06-19 Covidien introduces knotless suturing device for laparoscopic surgery 0 None
2012-06-19 DSM XD high cell density process technology granted patents in several countries 0 None
2012-06-19 MAQUET's INTERGARD SYNERGY vascular graft receives CE mark 0 None
2012-06-19 RayBiotech, Institute for Cancer Research collaborate to implement antibody-based sample analysis 0 None
2012-06-19 SDIX advanced Genomic Antibody Technology to be highlighted at BIO International Convention 0 None
2012-06-19 FDA clears expanded matrix of sizes for TMI's Chocolate PTA balloon catheter 0 None
2012-06-19 SickKids, Life Technologies partner to advance pediatric genomic research on Ion Proton Sequencer 0 None
2012-06-19 FDA clears expanded indications for InTouch Health Remote Presence devices 0 None
2012-06-19 Heart transplant patients who develop restenosis after receiving a stent have poor long-term survival 0 None
2012-06-19 Bruker enters collaboration with JMI Laboratories for fungal identification by proteomics fingerprinting 0 None
2012-06-19 Colectomy need in patients with severe ulcerative colitis drastically reduced by Kappaproct 0 5
2012-06-19 Comprehensive data analysis and interpretation offered to customers as a result of collaboration between ATLAS Biolabs and Ingenuity systems 0 None
2012-06-19 Next-generation sequencing technologies for the 1,000 Rare Diseases Project 0 None
2012-06-19 ALung completes pilot study of Hemolung RAS in COPD patients 0 None
2012-06-19 Implanted device delivers genetically engineered neurotrophic factor directly to the brain 0 None
2012-06-19 Life Technologies introduces three next generation genetic engineering kits 0 None
2012-06-19 AOAC certifies InstantLabs Salmonella Species Food Safety Kit 0 None
2012-06-19 Delcath includes second-generation hemofiltration cartridge in chemosaturation system EAP 0 None
2012-06-19 Surgeons simulate aesthetic procedures using 3D photography 0 5
2012-06-19 Vetter prepares new filling line for syringes at Ravensburg location 0 None
2012-06-19 MRI images of the brain when a person loses self-control 0 None
2012-06-18 Mylan's new online resource seeks to dispel common misconceptions about generic drugs 0 None
2012-06-18 T2Endotoxin assay extends reach of T2MR detection 0 None
2012-06-18 Henry Schein Medical to distribute Alma Lasers' nail fungus treatment 0 None
2012-06-18 BEAMing DNA blood testing technology detects drug resistance in colorectal cancer patients early 0 None
2012-06-18 FDA clears St. Jude Medical's AMPLATZER Vascular Plug 4 for transcatheter embolization 0 None
2012-06-18 Penumbra adds MAX System of Reperfusion Catheters to family of aspiration thrombectomy devices 0 None
2012-06-18 New solution to detect DNA base modifications associated with epigenetic regulation and DNA damage 0 None
2012-06-18 Major advance in development of night-time automatic control device for blood glucose levels at home 0 4
2012-06-18 PAREXEL launches fully-integrated eClinical solution 0 None
2012-06-18 Health Canada approves Viveve System to improve sexual function after childbirth 0 None
2012-06-18 Thermo Fisher Scientific introduces research-grade FT-IR system 0 None
2012-06-18 MMRGlobal, Fujitsu collaborate to offer cost-effective transition to electronic medical records 0 None
2012-06-18 FDA clears LensAR Laser System for anterior capsulotomy 0 None
2012-06-18 Illumina's new patent infringement suit targets Complete Genomics' cPal read technology 0 None
2012-06-18 Agility MLC's new design provides better dose sculpting capabilities 0 None
2012-06-18 Lower dose study using Toshiba AIDR 3D with Aquilion ONE CT system 0 None
2012-06-18 Spectros introduces OnCall wireless remote access to view real-time patient results 0 None
2012-06-18 NHS Supply Chain signs deal to purchase 10 Elekta Synergy radiation therapy treatment systems 0 None
2012-06-18 WHO launches new tool to improve quality and human rights in mental health and social care 0 None
2012-06-18 New resource captures health insurance programs for low-income populations in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-18 Greater Than AIDS, Walgreens partner to mark National HIV Testing Day 0 None
2012-06-18 BioCision to offer sneak preview of CoolBox technology at ASM annual meeting 0 None
2012-06-16 Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy benefits stage I non-small cell lung cancer patients 0 None
2012-06-16 Not many EHR systems meet new federal standards 0 None
2012-06-16 Six-month data from ReCor’s PARADISE System trial on resistant hypertension 0 None
2012-06-16 Freedom Innovations’ Plie 2.0 MPC Knee receives American Technology Award 0 None
2012-06-16 Researchers engineer nanoparticles that show great promise for MM 0 None
2012-06-16 Prevena Incision Management System may help decrease incidence of groin SSIs 0 None
2012-06-16 Research indicates novel electrical bio-marker in humans 0 None
2012-06-16 HCA, HealthONE expand Colorado Center for Robotic Surgery 0 None
2012-06-16 iPS Academia Japan, Life Technologies partner for induced pluripotent stem cell patent portfolio 0 None
2012-06-15 NextGen commercializes new assay for identification of biomarkers in brain disorders 0 None
2012-06-15 Simple exercise stress test still the most widely used medical test for coronary artery disease 0 None
2012-06-15 STENTYS initiates enrollment in Self-Apposing Sirolimus-eluting stent trial for heart attack 0 None
2012-06-15 CardioFocus, CryoLife resolve outstanding patent dispute 0 None
2012-06-15 Press Ganey, AMGA introduce healthcare industry's first survey for ACOs 0 None
2012-06-15 Electronic health records inspire Mostashari, researchers, Olympians 0 None
2012-06-15 ISCO develops new TTF-based stem cell technology 0 None
2012-06-15 DFINE completes initial phase of STAR Tumor Ablation System trial 0 None
2012-06-15 MU in-home sensors monitor changes in aging adults’ health 0 None
2012-06-15 Positive results from Salutaris’ episcleral brachytherapy trial on Wet AMD 0 None
2012-06-15 Bruker inaugurates new applications and customer support Center of Excellence in Moscow 0 None
2012-06-15 Practical clinical tool reliable and valid in measuring severity of dementia symptoms 0 None
2012-06-15 Cedrus, Tobii to introduce StimTracker 0 None
2012-06-15 LabCorp launches new age-based test protocol for cervical cancer and STD screening 0 None
2012-06-15 CTC as accurate as conventional colonoscopy in detecting cancerous polyps 0 None
2012-06-15 Roke, University of Southampton pioneer use of Xbox computer technology for stroke 0 None
2012-06-15 Impel NeuroPharma announces important POD technology milestones 0 None
2012-06-15 Vorys launches new blog that focuses on health information technology 0 None
2012-06-15 FDA clears KCI’s V.A.C.Therapy System 0 None
2012-06-15 Gore launches CQI study for DUALMESH Biomaterial to treat ventral hernia 0 None
2012-06-15 Sanovas receives U.S. patent allowance for microsurgical lung cancer technology 0 None
2012-06-15 High-efficiency oxygen inhaler from Dehaier 0 None
2012-06-15 FDA clears KFx Medical’s new tissue fixation anchor 0 None
2012-06-15 Dietitians now have access to simple genetic test kit from Nutrigenomix 0 None
2012-06-15 Dexcom G4 system receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-06-14 European launch of technology for quantitative assessment of Parkinson’s disease symptoms from Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies 0 None
2012-06-14 Minimally invasive procedure to treat high blood pressure 0 None
2012-06-14 Single-leg approach safe and effective for children with hip and thigh fractures 0 None
2012-06-14 ABL to perform process development and cGMP manufacturing of recombinant scuPA 0 None
2012-06-14 USPTO issues patent to Aeris’ cross-linked polymers for treatment of emphysema 0 None
2012-06-14 Use, overuse of imaging tests adds about $100 billion to U.S. medical bills 0 None
2012-06-14 Mayo Clinic urologists recommend personalized approach for prostate cancer screening 0 None
2012-06-14 Georgia Tech startup to create new delivery method for cell-based therapies 0 None
2012-06-14 Exome sequencing may also improve diagnoses and guide individual patient care 0 None
2012-06-14 New chemical-screening method can discover compounds against HIV 0 None
2012-06-14 Cervical Cancer vaccine, increased awareness could help lower disease rate in Kenya 0 None
2012-06-14 MIT engineers develop new glucose-powered implantable medical device 0 None
2012-06-14 Researchers use brain imaging to uncover susceptibility to psychological stress and trauma 0 None
2012-06-14 MindSpec creates new Autism Quiz social media app 0 5
2012-06-14 Enrollment complete in Endosense’s TactiCath catheter clinical study for paroxysmal AF 0 None
2012-06-14 Siemens receives FDA clearance for SOMATOM Perspective CT system 0 None
2012-06-14 mHealth products, services market in developing countries likely to see more growth than U.S. market, report suggests 0 None
2012-06-13 Significant increase in use of CT, MRI and PET imaging over the last two decades 0 None
2012-06-13 ORMC offers bronchial thermoplasty for severe asthma 0 None
2012-06-13 Fluidigm unveils details of new C1 Single-Cell AutoPrep System at ISSCR meeting 0 None
2012-06-13 New microfluidic device can sort cancer cells, particles 0 None
2012-06-13 Patient Safety files lawsuit against ClearCount over SmartSponge systems 0 None
2012-06-13 MD Anderson installs first TomoHD System in Florida 0 None
2012-06-13 New methods show signs of promise for successful IVF treatments 0 None
2012-06-13 Study shows increase in medical imaging in health maintenance organization systems 0 None
2012-06-13 USPTO issues patent to Ivera Medical’s Curos disinfecting port protector technology 0 None
2012-06-13 New combination therapy can help improve cure rates for neuroblastoma 0 5
2012-06-13 Investigators identify alcohol prep pads contaminated with Bacillus cereus bacteria 0 None
2012-06-13 Mazor Robotics receives KFDA clearance for Renaissance system 0 None
2012-06-13 Liquid glucagon formulation may be useable in standard diabetes pumps 0 4
2012-06-13 New tool should serve as cellular equivalent for children with CDG syndromes 0 None
2012-06-13 Another benefit of CPAP therapy for men with OSA 0 None
2012-06-13 iWalk announces availability of BiOM bionic lower limb system for above-knee amputees 0 None
2012-06-13 Georgia Institute of Technology launches HomeLab 0 None
2012-06-13 New computer simulation program enables children with social anxiety to interact with avatars 0 None
2012-06-13 Two video articles describe pre-surgical preparation of corneal tissue 0 None
2012-06-13 Utah-based company licenses new biomedical device from BYU for chronic back pain 0 None
2012-06-13 FDA clears Immunetics’ BacTx rapid test for bacterial contamination in platelet units 0 None
2012-06-13 Positive data from Echo's Symphony tCGM System clinical trial on type 1 or 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-06-12 Unnecessary medical imaging can reduce risk of breast cancer in women 0 None
2012-06-12 Vanderbilt first medical center in Nashville to offer bronchial thermoplasty for asthma 0 None
2012-06-12 Clinical utility of Metabolon's Quantose IR test to be showcased at ADA meeting 0 None
2012-06-12 Scientists establish link between autoimmune diseases and nanoparticles 0 None
2012-06-12 ST Blood & Tissue Center, Saneron sign clinical supply and research collaboration agreement 0 None
2012-06-12 Positive airway pressure reduces depressive symptoms in patients with OSA 0 5
2012-06-12 SafeStitch Medical to present AMID Hernia Fixation Device at AWR conference 0 None
2012-06-12 AMS announces FDA clearance of MEVION S250 Proton Therapy System 0 5
2012-06-12 New set of computer models predicts negative side effects in current drugs 0 None
2012-06-12 CRT, BioInvent partner to identify new therapeutic antibodies in oncology 0 None
2012-06-12 Routine screening with echocardiogram can detect more cases of RHD 0 None
2012-06-12 Syapse introduces Discovery app to organize R&D data and processes 0 None
2012-06-12 Pharmanest commences SHACT Phase II study in women 0 None
2012-06-12 Australian CSIRO, GE Healthcare partner for investigational PET imaging agent 0 None
2012-06-12 ABM treatments can address childhood anxiety 0 None
2012-06-12 RVO advances PresbyLens into final phase of trial for treatment of presbyopia 0 None
2012-06-11 FDA clears MEVION S250 Proton Therapy System 0 None
2012-06-11 New easy-to-use Bayer blood glucose monitoring system 0 None
2012-06-11 Cardinal Health to open three new cyclotrons across the US 0 None
2012-06-11 HackensackUMC recognizes AcquiSci d-OSAB technology with research award 0 None
2012-06-11 Hospira releases enhancement to TheraDoc clinical surveillance system 0 None
2012-06-11 Cyberonics, Imricor enter agreement to develop MRI compatible leads for VNS Therapy System 0 None
2012-06-11 Rapid test to identify patients not responding to painkiller tramadol 0 None
2012-06-11 New liquid stable homocysteine kit from Randox 0 None
2012-06-11 OOCE chooses eClinicalWorks comprehensive EHR solution 0 None
2012-06-11 Powerful new tools can study glycans’ function 0 None
2012-06-11 Knome announces start of early technology access program for knomeCLINIC 0 None
2012-06-11 Mazor Robotics successfully completes first robot-guided brain surgical procedures 0 None
2012-06-11 POI signs multi-year contract for DATATRAK ONE products 0 None
2012-06-11 Acacia subsidiary announces acquisition of 7 medtech patent portfolios 0 None
2012-06-11 FDA clears Nexstim’s new module for use with NBS System 0 None
2012-06-11 UMI, Toshiba partner to sell ultrasound systems in the U.S. 0 None
2012-06-11 Data from first feasibility study of artificial pancreas system 1 None
2012-06-11 Nanocontainers can fight against atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-06-11 Simple blood test can quickly identify 'poor metabolisers' 0 None
2012-06-11 MRI scans reveal how sleep deprivation impairs brain regions associated with food processing 0 None
2012-06-11 Study uses brain scans to better understand link between sleep restriction and obesity 0 None
2012-06-11 Biomedical engineers develop SMART detector for flu diagnosis 0 None
2012-06-11 Philips highlights portfolio of NM applications for IntelliSpace Portal at SNM 2012 0 None
2012-06-11 BCSI launches 5 new cyclotrons for isotope research and production 0 None
2012-06-11 Study confirms linear association between JBA and future stroke rate 0 None
2012-06-11 CLC bio implements specialized antibody engineering and selection module for Crucell 0 None
2012-06-10 Piramal to present data on several molecular imaging compounds at SNM annual meeting 0 None
2012-06-10 JCAD publishes results from clincal study of Tria Skin Perfecting Blue Light for acne 0 None
2012-06-10 Mechanochemical ablation catheter as effective as current endothermal techniques 0 None
2012-06-08 Nonin Medical releases EQUANOX Advance Model 8004CB Series neonatal/pediatric sensor 0 None
2012-06-08 Study confirms RMS High-Flo Subcutaneous Needle Sets as 'safety sets' 0 5
2012-06-08 VisionCare expands CentraSight telescope implant provider teams 0 4
2012-06-08 Research roundup: Savings from electronic health records? 0 None
2012-06-08 Project aims to reduce transmission of infectious diseases on aircraft 0 None
2012-06-08 U of M, AbSorber to evaluate XM-ONE in their Living Donor program 0 None
2012-06-08 Concussion victims have unique spatial patterns of brain abnormalities that change over time 0 None
2012-06-08 eHealth offers Europe solutions that can help avoid healthcare crisis 0 None
2012-06-08 Fujifilm announces availability of Synapse Mobility 3.0 0 None
2012-06-08 DiaGenic initiates [18F] Flutemetamol PET imaging clinical study in MCI 0 None
2012-06-08 Accuray announces outcome data from CyberKnife Prostate SBRT study 0 None
2012-06-08 Cardinal Health to launch new technology enhancements at SNM annual meeting 0 None
2012-06-08 BD, JDRF partner to accelerate development of glucose-sensing technology for T1D 0 None
2012-06-08 Strand, Trovagene enter MOU to license and validate HPV assay technology 0 None
2012-06-08 Study identifies 29 potential DS biomarker proteins in maternal serum 0 None
2012-06-08 Study explores effects of letter spacing on the reading ability of dyslexic children 0 None
2012-06-08 ChemDAQ launches new sensor module for peracetic acid detection 0 None
2012-06-08 Ivera Medical denies all patent infringement claims made by Catheter Connections 0 None
2012-06-08 Branches following complex aortic aneurysm repair appear to be durable: Study 0 None
2012-06-08 Researchers develop Texas Pandemic Flu Toolkit 0 None
2012-06-08 MicroSun receives ISO 13485:2003 certification 0 None
2012-06-08 Roche files TnT-hs assay 510(k) submission with FDA for use on laboratory analyzers 0 None
2012-06-08 Ocular pulse amplitude reliable, safe screening test for carotid artery stenosis 0 5
2012-06-08 Bayer introduces Certegra Workstation 0 5
2012-06-07 CardioKinetix commences Parachute Ventricular Partitioning Device clinical trial in IHF 0 None
2012-06-07 CDI introduces MyCell Services 0 None
2012-06-07 Neurotech’s ADNS-300 system obtains European CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-06-07 Study finds some possible shortfalls in screening methods for female athlete triad 0 None
2012-06-07 Appropriate CT scans may save and extend lives of children 0 None
2012-06-07 New data supports clinical role of Cambridge Heart’s MTWA test in managing patients at risk of SCA 0 None
2012-06-07 'Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday' weekly theme is mHealth 0 None
2012-06-07 Risk of leukaemia and brain cancer in children could be tripled by radiation exposure from CT scans 0 None
2012-06-07 New microscopy technique can improve understanding of human tissues, biomaterials 0 None
2012-06-07 My Air, My Health Challenge to spur collaboration between health researchers and technologists 0 None
2012-06-07 New nanomedicine cancer treatments promise to reduce severity of side effects 0 4.5
2012-06-07 Artificial noses could allow quick disease screening and ultimately transform diagnostics 0 None
2012-06-07 Ultra-sensitive imaging test can demonstrate link between TBI and PTSD 0 None
2012-06-07 ProFibrix initiates Phase III trial with Fibrocaps in spine, liver, vascular and soft tissue surgery 0 4
2012-06-06 Pioneering new test can quickly diagnose coeliac disease 0 None
2012-06-06 Device to monitor gum disease 0 None
2012-06-06 End-to-end regulatory solution for medical device companies in Europe offered by new partnership between ELC and mdi Europa 0 None
2012-06-06 Patent claims for technology to assess Parkinson’s disease issued to Great Lakes Neurotechnologies 0 None
2012-06-06 Study investigates optical treatments to slow myopia progression in children 0 5
2012-06-06 New technique accurately determines infants at risk for malaria 0 None
2012-06-06 Arte, ProJect Pharmaceutics partner to develop Lyo-DCPS 0 None
2012-06-06 Four live cases using Toshiba's Infinix-i vascular X-ray systems to be showcased at NCVH 0 None
2012-06-06 bioTheranostics’ CancerTYPE ID molecular test improves overall survival for patients with CUP 0 None
2012-06-06 Firefly surgical technology sheds new light on kidney cancers 0 None
2012-06-06 NTNU’s EIR software to be showcased at 7th World Research Congress of the EAPC 0 None
2012-06-06 VGXI, OncoSec partner to produce interleukin-12 plasmid DNA 0 None
2012-06-06 Special echocardiograms show promise for early detection of heart disease in RA patients 0 None
2012-06-06 Transgenomic introduces ICE COLD-PCR mutation detection technology 0 None
2012-06-06 SANUWAVE’s ESWT stimulates proliferation of cambium cells for bone generation 0 5
2012-06-06 Altapure, ITT Exelis to launch new model of disinfection system 0 None
2012-06-06 Novel assay accurately detects trisomy 21 or 18 from maternal blood samples 0 None
2012-06-06 Transcranial magnetic stimulation enhances visual abilities in healthy adults 0 None
2012-06-05 Siemens Healthcare, HLI partner to offer ICD-10 remediation services 0 None
2012-06-05 Apache, ANSYS’ RedHawk and Totem products achieve TSMC Phase I 20 nm certification 0 None
2012-06-05 Scientists develop new low-dose CT-scan technique 0 None
2012-06-05 Statisticians devise new predictive algorithm for future medical conditions 0 None
2012-06-05 Study detects significant changes in the EEG brain activity patterns during chemotherapy 0 None
2012-06-05 BroadcastMed to highlight new AMIGO suite at Brigham and Women's Hospital 0 None
2012-06-05 HDL to offer testing services based on Critical Diagnostics' Presage ST2 Assay 0 5
2012-06-05 New data from CardioFocus’ HeartLight EAS clinical study on AF 0 None
2012-06-05 Sapio announces availability of Exemplar Biomarker Discovery LIMS 0 None
2012-06-05 HCMS, ACOEM announce important expansion to Blueprint for Health 0 None
2012-06-05 Force 3 acquires secureRAD 0 None
2012-06-05 Chatham, Baxter partner to develop and commercialize hemophilia B gene therapy treatment 0 None
2012-06-05 IRadimed receives Novation contract for MRidium MRI Infusion Pump Systems 0 None
2012-06-05 New algorithm can help ED physicians to reduce number of heart failure deaths 0 None
2012-06-05 FDA approves Arteriocyte’s ACD-A for use with Magellan system 0 None
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2012-06-04 Study shows valuable role of Mammostrat in assessing ER+ postmenopausal breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-06-04 Affibody, GE Healthcare partner to develop Her2-targeted PET imaging agent 0 None
2012-06-02 Researchers uncover fundamental properties of key molecular signaling system using optical tweezers 0 1
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2012-06-02 Prenatal Imaging Center offers new ultrasound technology with high image clarity 0 None
2012-06-02 Akron General Medical Center to install Brainsuite iMRI and iCT integrated neurosurgical suites 0 None
2012-06-02 Studies support diagnostic utility of molecular classification in difficult-to-diagnose metastatic cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 Research roundup: Changing unhealthy diets with mobile tech; ACOs for Medicaid 0 None
2012-06-02 New assay to test for newborn exposure to designer stimulants 0 None
2012-06-02 UV disinfection may reduce CDI in hospitals and LTCFs 0 None
2012-06-02 Clinical trial to examine effectiveness of combined vaccine and hormone treatment for prostate cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 New web-based cessation program takes smokers from preparation to quit date 0 None
2012-06-02 Electronic nose and optoacoustics improve diagnosis of prostate cancer 0 None
2012-06-02 'Atzelberg Circle' researchers meet to advance hyperthermia as standard combination cancer therapy 0 None
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2012-06-02 ENTA announces availability of first non-invasive oral cancer prevention test 0 1
2012-06-02 MRS, Sectra partner to distribute MRS7 mammography tracking and reporting system 0 None
2012-06-02 Lilly launches clinical trial mobile app for oncology healthcare professionals 0 None
2012-06-02 Agendia launches ColoPrint microarray-based 18-gene expression signature for colon cancer 0 None
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2012-06-02 Imaging of blood flow provides new way to look into cardiac abnormalities and dysfunction 0 None
2012-06-02 MEDIAN Technologies to participate in 2012 ASCO annual conference 0 None
2012-06-02 Amarantus to announce results from preclinical study of new protein therapy for TBI 0 None
2012-06-02 Breakthrough in nanotechnology could make laboratory tests more sensitive 0 None
2012-06-01 Affymetrix, Leica Microsystems enter worldwide collaboration on RNA ISH analysis 0 None
2012-06-01 Inexpensive paper-based device warns about unhealthy levels of airborne metals 0 None
2012-06-01 Promega launches novel luciferase more versatile than current bioluminescent enzyme 0 None
2012-06-01 NYUCD receives NIH grant for ‘Biomarkers of Periodontal Disease Progression’ project 0 None
2012-06-01 SRI, ChromaDex form collaboration on METLIN database 0 None
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2012-06-01 JSUMC completes first procedure with TAVR 0 None
2012-06-01 N-of-One develops unique knowledge integration platform for oncologists 0 None
2012-06-01 Velos releases new iPad app for clinicians in oncology, bone marrow transplantation 0 None
2012-06-01 Kindstar, Insight Genetics collaborate to improve cancer care in China 0 None
2012-06-01 Ventana, leading cancer researchers partner to commercialize novel IHC primary antibody 0 None
2012-06-01 Biochemiresistor can quickly detect small traces of contaminants in liquids 0 None
2012-06-01 Illumina launches Nextera XT DNA Sample Preparation Kits 0 None
2012-06-01 Covidien introduces Endo GIA Radial Reload with Tri-Staple technology for LAR procedures 0 None
2012-06-01 Cleveland Clinic, Cadence Health expand relationship for cardiology services 0 None
2012-06-01 ForteBio introduces new biosensor for use on Octet and BLItz instrumentation platforms 0 None
2012-06-01 New MYiCLUBonline iPhone/iPad App from ABC Financial 0 None
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