Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - August 2012

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2012-08-31 Study may spur research into multi-model imaging based biomarker development for AD 0 None
2012-08-31 Astellas Pharma adopts Advantest’s terahertz spectroscopic imaging system TAS7500 0 None
2012-08-31 Renal artery stent revascularization reduces blood pressure in patients with severe hypertension 0 5
2012-08-31 Quest Diagnostics announces availability of TERC test for cervical cancer 0 None
2012-08-31 New antibacterial coating on surgical sutures effectively reduces infections 0 None
2012-08-30 DNA synthesis in the 3’ and 5’ direction possible using new template-directed method 0 None
2012-08-30 New book on medical screening to be launched on Sep. 4 0 None
2012-08-30 New York State Department of Health issues license to Veracyte's Afirma Gene Expression Classifier 0 None
2012-08-30 EHRA White Book reports on current status of arrhythmia treatments in 54 ESC member countries 0 None
2012-08-30 Bradykinesia in Parkinson’s disease: an interview with Dr. Joseph Giuffrida, President of Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies 1 3
2012-08-30 Southampton Traffic Light test could easily diagnose liver fibrosis and cirrhosis 0 5
2012-08-30 Fractional flow reserve CT shows potential to non-invasively identify coronary artery disease 0 None
2012-08-30 Johns Hopkins team creates synthetic protein that can help locate tumors 0 None
2012-08-30 CCE, Accretive Health partner to develop novel oncology care management 0 None
2012-08-30 U.S. District Court rules in favor of Illumina over Helicos lawsuit 0 None
2012-08-30 SureGene selects PGXL as laboratory provider for STA2R genetic panel 0 None
2012-08-30 Nipro Diagnostics, NextGen enter agreement for TRUEresult blood glucose monitoring system 0 None
2012-08-30 Carnegie Hill Radiology in New York installs Aquilion PRIME 160 series from Toshiba 0 None
2012-08-29 New method simplifies pharmaceutical production of proteins 0 4
2012-08-29 Anova Cancer Care to participate in CyberKnife research study 0 None
2012-08-29 HealthPartners receives Acclaim Award from American Medical Group Association 0 None
2012-08-29 New treatment for severe dry eye is now available at U-M’s Kellogg 0 None
2012-08-29 FISH assay identifies only few lung cancer patients who could benefit from crizotinib 0 None
2012-08-29 Novelos expects to submit CLR1502 IND with FDA for non-invasive tumor imaging 0 None
2012-08-29 NYU-Poly creates ultra-sensitive biosensor to identify small single virus particles 0 None
2012-08-29 FFR-guided PCI plus medical therapy reduce need for urgent revascularization in CAD patients 0 None
2012-08-29 BMBF awards 16M€ to support German epigenome program initiative 0 None
2012-08-29 Catheter ablation for Afib is safe and suppresses arrhythmia recurrences 0 None
2012-08-29 Ultra-fast 320-detector CT scanner can accurately diagnose arterial blockages 0 None
2012-08-29 NUI Galway project hopes to deliver cost effective tool for rapid diagnosis of pneumonia 0 None
2012-08-29 DRG Diagnostics, BIT Analytical Instruments to launch new product 0 None
2012-08-29 Addition of CTP to CT angiography allows clinicians to identify flow-limiting coronary artery disease 0 None
2012-08-29 St. Jude’s EnligHTN renal denervation system safe and effective in treating resistant hypertension 0 None
2012-08-29 Small, ingestible sensor can track patient medication intake, activity levels; Technology to be tested for TB treatment 0 None
2012-08-29 SPR microscopy examines binding kinetics of membrane proteins 0 None
2012-08-29 Elixir Medical’s DESyne BD Novolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-08-29 Merit Medical Systems, Catheter Connections enter DualCap distribution agreement 0 None
2012-08-28 Study raises cautionary note about preferential use of endovascular technique for ruptured AAA 0 None
2012-08-28 Abbott receives CE Marking for ARCHITECT testosterone assay 0 None
2012-08-28 HHS makes official a one-year delay for ICD-10 0 None
2012-08-28 Edge CT now available in NYU Langone's Department of Radiology clinical practice 0 None
2012-08-28 Positive results from CardioKinetix’s Parachute device clinical trial on ischemic heart failure 0 None
2012-08-28 Public fear of medical data theft slows acceptance of electronic health records 0 None
2012-08-28 Fetal fraction of cfDNA does not vary significantly among pregnant women regardless of trisomy risk 0 None
2012-08-28 Researchers now add electronic sensors to tissue scaffolds 0 None
2012-08-28 Researchers develop glue mixture that may reduce risks after laser vision correction surgery 0 None
2012-08-28 Allegro Diagnostics announces results from BronchoGen genomic test trial on lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-28 United Health Products’ HemoStyp gauze receives CE Mark 0 None
2012-08-28 Nearly 7% of urologic MDCT scans for hematuria result in incidental findings 0 None
2012-08-28 Janssen licenses rights to Depomed's Acuform gastric retentive drug delivery technology 0 None
2012-08-27 Virtua achieves significant clinical milestone in the adoption of electronic health records 0 None
2012-08-27 Blockade Medical's Barricade Coil System successfully treats patients with aneurysms 0 None
2012-08-27 BioTime amends license agreement with University of Utah for HyStem technology 0 None
2012-08-27 Academic Urology signs new contract with Independence Blue Cross 0 None
2012-08-27 Bode launches Rapid DNA Service to provide near real-time analysis 0 None
2012-08-27 New method helps engineer tissues with embedded nanoscale networks 0 None
2012-08-27 Baylor Plano first hospital to merge MEM software and Epoch platform for atrial fibrillation therapy 0 None
2012-08-27 IABP does not improve blood pressure symptoms in patients with cardiogenic shock 0 None
2012-08-27 New blood test can predict which heart failure patients would benefit from ICDs 0 None
2012-08-27 New device can measure mass of individual molecules one at a time 0 None
2012-08-27 People with cardiac arrest during or shortly after exercise more likely to survive 0 None
2012-08-27 Study confirms electrical storm as potent risk factor for death and impaired quality of life 0 None
2012-08-27 Study: Lower use of drug eluting stents in women treated with PCI than men 0 None
2012-08-27 Cardiovascular screening with ECG in young athletes is cost effective 0 None
2012-08-27 Noninvasive fractional flow reserve superior to CT in identifying individuals with ischemia 0 None
2012-08-27 New non-invasive brain scan can benefit patients with epileptic seizures 0 None
2012-08-27 MedQIA develops new software that forms the basis of Imaging Biomarker Information System 0 None
2012-08-27 Pennsylvania State Nurses Association chooses Bluedrop's cloud-based learning platform 0 None
2012-08-27 Detect-to-Protect project to measure performance of new sensors for biological agents 0 None
2012-08-27 HHS softens stage 2 meaningful use standards for electronic health records 0 None
2012-08-26 Interview examines issues surrounding collaborative R&D to advance health technologies 0 None
2012-08-26 New computer simulation reveals how cancer cells enter the bloodstream 0 None
2012-08-26 Trevo Retriever effectively removes blood clots in patients with stroke 0 None
2012-08-26 Electronic cigarettes far less harmful and may be beneficial to health 1 5
2012-08-26 Parachute device improves outcomes in patients with ischemic heart failure 0 None
2012-08-24 PathGEN signs Powered by Affymetrix Program agreement 0 None
2012-08-24 Fit Brains achieves 75 million brain scores milestone 0 None
2012-08-24 WHO releases 2012 verbal autopsy instrument 0 None
2012-08-24 Survival rate for African-American men with prostate cancer now comparable to Caucasians 0 None
2012-08-24 Confocal light sheet microscopy yields high-resolution views of brain’s neural pathways 0 None
2012-08-24 Researchers create super-sensor that can detect even single samples of viruses 0 None
2012-08-24 Nanoparticle may bring great benefits to emergency treatment of brain-injury victims 0 None
2012-08-24 Researchers create new type of biosensor that can detect glucose in saliva, tears 0 None
2012-08-24 NCKU research team identifies Au nanorod complex for cancer therapy 0 None
2012-08-23 Agenda now available for Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics symposium 0 None
2012-08-23 The Beryl Companies, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas launch CultureIQ 0 None
2012-08-23 Lung cells not affected by tiny fibres: Study 0 None
2012-08-23 VOA examines new tests to rapidly identify counterfeit medications 0 None
2012-08-23 Positron submits Drug Master File with FDA for production of API grade Sr-82 0 3
2012-08-23 Asthma awareness week 1-7 September 0 None
2012-08-23 FDA clears Toshiba’s Aquilion RXL Edition CT system 0 1
2012-08-23 Blood clotting treatment algorithms help decrease transfusion requirements in cardiac surgery patients 0 None
2012-08-23 Proteonomix enters license agreement for new anti-tumor technology 0 None
2012-08-23 MR enterography performs well in children with Crohn disease 0 None
2012-08-23 Power Over Pressure steering committee launches world's first hypertension online resource 0 None
2012-08-23 New imaging technique reveals the brain's continuous renovation 0 None
2012-08-23 New study: Reasoning training does alter brain connections 0 None
2012-08-23 Simple eye tracking test could hold key to early Alzheimer's diagnosis 0 None
2012-08-22 New medical technology improves image quality and reduces radiation 0 4
2012-08-22 Surface electromyography can rehabilitate muscles in children with cranial nerve palsy 0 None
2012-08-22 Miniaturized wireless sensors can save lives of wounded soldiers 0 None
2012-08-22 Segasist Technologies launches crowd funding campaign to bring Reconcillio software on cloud 0 None
2012-08-22 Study uses cardiac CT to detect presence of blocked arteries in older marathoners 0 None
2012-08-22 IntelliCell seeks patent for new mechanical method to separate SVF from blood vessels in fat 0 None
2012-08-22 SSEA4+ marker helps identify and isolate precursors of insulin-producing pancreatic cells 0 5
2012-08-22 FDA clears Toshiba’s Vantage Titan 1.5T MR line 0 None
2012-08-22 Arteriocyte receives NIH grant for use of NANEX platform in bone marrow transplant 0 None
2012-08-22 Massachusetts Institute of Technology to honor IHME's health measurement expert 0 None
2012-08-22 Coronary artery calcium tool proves effective in detecting risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2012-08-22 ICUS applauds FDA's decision to modify U.S. product label for OPTISON ultrasound contrast agent 0 None
2012-08-22 Endovascular brachytherapy may safely and effectively treat femoropopliteal in-stent stenosis 0 None
2012-08-22 OBI’s Oxycyte improves imaging of penumbra following acute ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-08-22 Sotera Wireless receives FDA 510(k) clearance for ViSi Mobile System 0 None
2012-08-22 VolitionRX to initiate NuQ blood-based tests in colorectal cancer clinical trial 0 None
2012-08-22 Chemists develop new lab test to examine how DNA damage disrupts protein synthesis 0 None
2012-08-22 RasGas establishes heart safe workplace with installation of LIFEPAK CR Plus AEDs 0 None
2012-08-22 FDA clears Covalon’s SurgiClear antimicrobial silicone adhesive film dressing 0 None
2012-08-21 Eco-friendly blood glucose monitor developed by Cambridge Consultants 1 None
2012-08-21 FDA acceptance achieved by Greatbatch Medical thanks to help from Ceram 0 None
2012-08-21 New silicon chips help identify patients with lupus 0 None
2012-08-21 Neurally-interfaced hand prosthesis re-establishes communication between nervous systems 0 None
2012-08-21 New tool reveals surprising clues about how cancer cells respond to therapy 0 None
2012-08-21 HemoSep device significantly reduces need for blood transfusions during major surgeries 0 None
2012-08-21 Higher mammographic density not linked to reduced survival in breast cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-21 Study demonstrates MRI role in defining and understanding causes of MS 1 None
2012-08-21 Bonovo’s first PEEK lateral interbody fusion cage now available in China 0 None
2012-08-21 New model more effective in predicting individuals at high risk of lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-21 Platelet-like nanoparticles nearly double survival rate after internal injury 0 None
2012-08-21 Siemens, Arkansas complete $10M agreement for Soarian health IT solution 0 None
2012-08-21 Study shows significant benefits of temporal training on cognitive function in the elderly 0 None
2012-08-21 High-definition fiber tractography shows white matter tracts in living brain 0 None
2012-08-21 UCSF's robots could help dramatically improve efficiency and safety at pharmacies 0 None
2012-08-21 Portable Micro-Plasma Device may help repair skin after laser surgery 0 None
2012-08-21 New neurotechnology aims to help rehabilitate stroke survivors 0 None
2012-08-21 HIV home test popular among men with high risk sexual practices 0 None
2012-08-20 Controversial activities of pro-anorexic bloggers may have benefits 0 None
2012-08-20 Injectable controlled-release capsules against gum disease 0 None
2012-08-20 Agilent awarded patent for comparative genomic hybridization methods 0 None
2012-08-20 Happtique introduces mRx solution for electronically prescribing medical apps 0 None
2012-08-20 FDA approves InSightec's ExAblate Neuro system clinical trial for tremor dominant Parkinson's Disease 1 5
2012-08-20 IntegenX introduces rapid human DNA analysis system 0 None
2012-08-20 Emergency communications system automatically piggybacks on domestic wireless routers 0 None
2012-08-20 Abbott's XIENCE Xpedition Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System receives CE Mark in Europe 0 None
2012-08-20 Cervical cancer screening: an interview with Alastair Atkinson, CEO of DySIS Medical Ltd 0 4
2012-08-20 GORE Hybrid Vascular Graft receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2012-08-20 Paper-strip test could identify counterfeit versions of faked medicines in the world 0 3
2012-08-20 Scientists demonstrate automated worm sorter for biological research 0 None
2012-08-18 Pulvinar regulates communication between clusters of brain cells 0 5
2012-08-18 Data from new survey shows wide variation in access to primary PCI 0 None
2012-08-18 Computer simulations shed light on dynamic structure of major target for anti-cancer drugs 0 None
2012-08-18 Total cholesterol test can identify patients at increased risk of heart disease 0 None
2012-08-18 New patient survey shows improved quality of decisions about herniated disc surgery 0 None
2012-08-17 Electronic PMP use may have impact on demand for drug treatment programs, painkiller abuse 0 None
2012-08-17 Early MRI scans for acute lower back injury may lead to increased disability 0 None
2012-08-17 ACOEM integrates U.S. FDA's National Drug Code data into APG-I 0 None
2012-08-17 Researchers develop multi-dimensional MRI method to assess age in children 0 None
2012-08-17 New DNA sequencing tests improve ability to analyze genetic disorders 0 None
2012-08-17 U-M, IGC launch new joint venture for personalized medicine 0 None
2012-08-17 Four Rivers Software Systems, Fluke Biomedical introduce new interface for Ansur 0 None
2012-08-17 Johns Hopkins undergraduates invent disposable suturing tool 0 None
2012-08-17 Sophisticated brain scans can accurately predict age 0 3
2012-08-16 siRNA gene silencing: new Trilencer- 27 kit from AMSBIO 0 None
2012-08-16 Study looks at differences in brain structure between karate practitioners 0 None
2012-08-16 Radiosensitivity molecular signature can lead to better radiation therapy decisions for breast cancer 0 None
2012-08-16 Malignant mesothelioma diagnosis with an E-nose: an interview with Associate Professor Deborah Yates, UNSW 0 None
2012-08-16 Ohio Medicaid readies new nursing home reimbursement; New nursing home database launched 0 None
2012-08-16 Special device provides evidence of how bloodstream infections begin 0 3
2012-08-16 Article describes novel technique to study interactions between HIV-1 and P. falciparum 0 1
2012-08-16 RNA-delivering nanoparticles allow rapid screening of new drug targets in mice 0 None
2012-08-16 Scientists devise new fluorescent probes to diagnose neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2012-08-16 Calorie Calculator can help assess impact of health policy choices on childhood obesity 0 None
2012-08-16 UCLA performs first transcatheter aortic valve replacement using new device 0 None
2012-08-16 Thomson Reuters welcomes GenoSpace to Life Sciences Partner Ecosystem 0 None
2012-08-16 Implanted cells' therapeutic properties depend on their shape 0 None
2012-08-16 Technion researchers build pancreatic tissue with insulin-secreting cells to treat diabetes 0 None
2012-08-16 Sports medicine physician recommends two high-tech tools to enhance patient care 0 1
2012-08-16 Computer and web-based weight management programmes show promise against obesity 0 None
2012-08-16 Computer-based partner violence screening does not improve QOL in women 0 None
2012-08-15 Market for EHR replacements is on the rise 0 None
2012-08-15 Nonsurgical circumcision device for adults to be tested in Africa 0 None
2012-08-15 Novel device provides retina's neural code to restore normal vision 0 None
2012-08-15 Kessler Foundation investigates Ekso's new capabilities for autonomous use by people with SCI 0 None
2012-08-15 Systematic approach to improve colorectal cancer screening rates 0 2
2012-08-15 Online weight management programmes show promise 0 None
2012-08-15 NICE guidelines for diabetes prevention welcomed by EKF Diagnostics 0 None
2012-08-15 Trial to test efficacy of NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System in people with Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2012-08-15 New tool reveals surprising clues about how cancer cells respond to therapy 0 None
2012-08-15 Scientists use supercomputers to reveal links between known risk factors and heart biology 0 None
2012-08-15 Neurostimulator a significant step in treating sleep apnea 1 None
2012-08-14 Portable aspiration system for disposal of liquid biological waste 0 None
2012-08-14 New type of medical imaging could help doctors spot tumors more quickly 0 None
2012-08-14 Mayo Clinic's Individualizing Medicine Conference to be held from Oct. 1-3 0 None
2012-08-14 Antisense therapy shows promise in treating toxoplasmosis 0 None
2012-08-14 UD professor part of NIH-funded project to create artificial salivary glands 0 None
2012-08-14 BUSM part of Transthyretin Amyloidosis Cardiac Study 1 None
2012-08-13 FDA approves Intelliject's Auvi-Q for anaphylaxis 0 5
2012-08-13 Quintiles acquires premier provider of genomics testing and analysis 0 None
2012-08-13 FUJIFILM releases FDR D-EVO 24x30cm Cesium Iodide flat panel detector at 40th AHRA 0 None
2012-08-13 NYU Langone offers chance to participate in lung cancer early detection study 0 None
2012-08-13 drchrono adds new layer of security to cloud-based EMR platform 0 None
2012-08-13 New class of polymers resistant to bacterial attachment 0 None
2012-08-13 Westpak announces formation of cold chain testing division 0 None
2012-08-13 Biosense Webster launches new CARTO 3 Multi-Electrode Mapping Version 0 None
2012-08-13 Roche MagNA Pure 96 System's CE certified IVD version launched 0 None
2012-08-13 Sirona to celebrate 27 and a half year anniversary of CEREC CAD/CAM system 0 None
2012-08-13 FDA clears Stryker’s Trevo Pro Retriever to treat acute ischemic stroke 0 None
2012-08-13 Scientists discover new class of polymers that are resistant to bacterial attachment 0 None
2012-08-12 Combination of novel drug therapy and PSA test can effectively detect prostate cancer 0 None
2012-08-12 Research roundup: Disparities in head scans; Unnecessary heart tests; Americans hit the walkway 0 None
2012-08-12 Scientists take step toward developing blood test for Alzheimer's 0 None
2012-08-12 Smartphone app can combat ongoing epidemic of childhood obesity 0 None
2012-08-10 New technology for healthcare based on aviation security system 0 None
2012-08-10 New life for forgotten technique in detecting resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2012-08-10 IOM panel examines the promise and reality of telemedicine 0 None
2012-08-09 Loyola to offer new radiotherapy system for cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-09 Recurrences of ovarian cancer can be detected earlier and more accurately with PET/CT 0 None
2012-08-09 Active video games can play a role in getting some people more active 0 None
2012-08-09 NSF awards Yale University and UCSD collaborative grant to develop Neuroscience Gateway 0 None
2012-08-09 New HIV test helps researchers determine incidence, whether prevention strategies work 0 None
2012-08-09 Novel model may allow clinicians to predict potential for recovery after SCI 0 None
2012-08-09 Scientists develop new way to study role of GABA-A receptors in various disorders 0 None
2012-08-09 FDA approves label changes for Stryker Wingspan Stent System 0 None
2012-08-09 CardioDx establishes coverage for Corus CAD gene expression test 0 None
2012-08-09 New method gives precise picture of how immune system works 0 None
2012-08-09 Theranostic imaging targets and tracks potent drug therapies to prostate cancer cells 0 None
2012-08-09 University of Nevada researcher to optimize new rapid test for melioidosis 0 None
2012-08-09 Covalon’s IV Clear antimicrobial clear silicone dressing to be presented at FIME 2012 0 None
2012-08-09 Researchers develop and test new prostate cancer screening method 0 None
2012-08-09 MedPage Today, CollabRx sign license agreement for Oncology Next 0 None
2012-08-09 New England Biolabs releases Q5 High-Fidelity DNA Polymerase 0 3.6
2012-08-09 Berlin Heart EXCOR Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device proves effective and life-saving 0 None
2012-08-09 Educational programs, increased physician collaboration can reduce inappropriate CCTA use 0 None
2012-08-09 VA agrees to move forward on CT screening for veterans at high risk for lung cancer 0 None
2012-08-09 Cardionovum to introduce PROLIMUS Biograde system in Europe 0 None
2012-08-09 FDA approves Codman’s MEDSTREAM Programmable Infusion System 1 None
2012-08-08 Technology for assessing Bradykinesia response to novel therapies in Parkinson’s Disease to be developed by Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies 0 None
2012-08-08 Advanced Radiology to offer Amyvid for detection of AD 0 None
2012-08-08 AT&T and Alere Health partner to deliver DiabetesManager 0 None
2012-08-08 APCER Pharma updates and enhances its website 0 None
2012-08-08 UAB program helps reduce incidence of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. 0 None
2012-08-08 RXMap helps increase medication adherence for older Americans 0 None
2012-08-08 Article describes feasibility and costs of active tuberculosis case finding project in Cape Town 0 None
2012-08-08 GeneXpert TB test maker Cepheid signs deals with PEPFAR, USAID, others to provide lower-cost kits 0 None
2012-08-08 Donations for TGen ovarian cancer research will be matched up to $100,000 by philanthropists 0 None
2012-08-08 Neutral-pressure IV connector eliminates catheter-related bloodstream infections in cancer patients 0 None
2012-08-07 Creating new non-influenza vaccines: an interview with Julie Phillips, CEO of BioDiem 0 None
2012-08-07 USPTO issues patent to Aeterna Zentaris’ AEZS-130 oral test for AGHD 0 None
2012-08-07 Applied BioCode receives U.S. patent for ‘Light Transmitted Assay Beads’ 0 None
2012-08-07 Study suggests race-specific cutoff points for a diabetes diagnostic test 0 None
2012-08-07 New Cornell study: Eyes reveal sexual orientation 0 None
2012-08-07 FDA clears Toshiba’s new 16-element flexible coil system 0 None
2012-08-07 ONR develops Protections in Research, Oversight Management Information System 0 None
2012-08-07 UV dosimeter technology helps prevent over-exposure to the sun 0 None
2012-08-07 Link between cardiac catheterizations and risk of stroke 0 None
2012-08-06 Wellcome Trust grants £1.6 million Translation Award for development of more effective radiotherapy 0 None
2012-08-06 Empa physicist analyzes structure and composition of soot particles 0 None
2012-08-06 FDA grants 510(k) clearance to VICTUS Femtosecond Laser Platform 0 None
2012-08-06 ABP, Alembic enter into development and license agreement for Accu-Break tablet technologies 0 None
2012-08-06 Medical devices for diabetic peripheral neuropathy: an interview with Dr. Shai Gozani, CEO of NeuroMetrix 0 None
2012-08-06 NeoGenomics introduces new molecular assay that detects SF3B1 gene mutations 0 None
2012-08-06 Eliza receives U.S. patent allowance for Complex Acoustic Resonance Speech Analysis System 0 None
2012-08-06 Clovis Oncology, Foundation Medicine enter diagnostic collaboration 0 None
2012-08-06 Computerized brain fitness program improves memory and language skills in older adults 0 None
2012-08-06 Public Health Wales uses Luminex's xTAG GPP for outbreak investigations during Olympic events 0 None
2012-08-06 New sequencing approach can provide more effective method of BRCA1/2 mutational analysis 0 None
2012-08-06 Researchers make major advance in efforts to regenerate damaged hearts 0 None
2012-08-06 Novartis, Penn partner to study and commercialize novel cellular immunotherapies for cancer 0 None
2012-08-03 Power outage points out how technology can undermine patient care 0 None
2012-08-03 Widespread use of current technologies 'essential' to improve global health 0 None
2012-08-03 Egypt ends use of animals for trauma training program with human-patient simulators from PETA 0 None
2012-08-03 Simpler and more accurate way to test for prostate cancer 0 None
2012-08-03 Super-bug technology draws high-tech attention 0 None
2012-08-03 Intraluminal protection device outperforms negative-pressure split septum IV connector 0 None
2012-08-03 Drug discovery research at University of Nottingham supported by TTP Labtech 0 None
2012-08-03 UI Hospital implants NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System in a patient with ALS 0 None
2012-08-03 Affymetrix announces availability of SensationPlus FFPE Amplification and 3' IVT Labeling Kit 0 None
2012-08-03 Anacardic acid can rescue some ALS phenotypes in vitro 0 None
2012-08-03 Toshiba establishes Chinese Procurement Center in Shanghai 0 None
2012-08-03 New method could increase number of genetic components in synthetic biologists' toolkit 0 None
2012-08-03 Researchers develop robotic companion and intelligent home environment for elderly people 0 None
2012-08-03 Researchers develop improved expert system for diagnosis of thyroid disease 0 None
2012-08-02 Researchers develop blue light to help manage internal clocks of night workers 0 None
2012-08-02 FDA clearance - scoliosis - DePuy synthes spine 0 None
2012-08-02 Train-Match-Fit-Streamline uses 11 factors to quickly pair likely drugs and diseases 0 3
2012-08-02 SPECT/CT with 99mTc-HMPAO-WBC can improve diagnosis of infectious endocarditis 0 None
2012-08-02 CAP publishes revised version of molecular pathology checklist with dedicated section on NGS 0 None
2012-08-02 Researchers unlock genetic secrets of peripheral T-cell lymphomas 0 None
2012-08-01 Endoscopic vein-graft harvesting technique safe for CABG surgery 0 None
2012-08-01 Researchers develop bioactive coating that actively suppresses brain's immune response 0 None
2012-08-01 U of I professor develops new algorithm for dietitians 0 None
2012-08-01 Cervical cancer screening product from DySIS Medical recommended by NICE 0 None
2012-08-01 Stemgent acquires Asterand’s Human Tissue Business for $9 million 0 None
2012-08-01 Intraluminal protection device outperforms two negative-pressure IV connectors in MECH research 0 None
2012-08-01 Minimally invasive approach during coronary artery bypass grafting surgery is safe and effective 0 None
2012-08-01 MDxHealth’s Irvine, California and CLIA laboratory receive CAP accreditation 0 None
2012-08-01 IL-10 may improve success rates of skin autografts 0 None


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