UK Court Rules That Occlutech Did Not Infringe St. Jude Medical Patent
Occlutech, a German medical device company which has developed minimally invasive structural heart implants, announced Wednesday that a U.K. court in London has invalidated a St. Jude Medical patent, which was the basis of a lawsuit between the two companies.
Back in 2011, AGA Medical, that was a...
What the EU’s Proposed IVD Regulation Means for You
The proposed regulation promises change to IVD scope, classification and conformity assessment, and clinical evidence requirements. Here's what you need to know to ease the looming transition.
Which Chronic Diseases Have The Most iPad Apps?
This infographic is a bit dated - created in April last year - but the data is still interesting. Jeff Greene, senior strategy lead with the New Solutions Factory, researched the availability of iPad apps specifically dedicated to chronic diseases.
The diseases are migraine, asthma, diabete...
Outsourcing: A Process, Not a Destination
In an increasingly globalized economy, outsourcing helps medical device manufacturers increase capacity without additional capital investment costs, safeguard their IP, and gain access to new markets.
The X-Y-Zs of Biomedical Imaging
To capture images of biomedical samples, some simple optical rules can be used to optimally configure a system for each application.