Development
Apr 12, 2010
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has given $14.9 million to Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN) to fund the expansion of its Bindley Bioscience...
Apr 08, 2010
By tweaking a few things on a a regular inkjet printer, researchers at Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC) have designed a bioprinter that can spray...
Mar 31, 2010
The long-awaited ANSI/AAMI HE75:2009, "Human Factors Engineering—Design of Medical Devices" makes its debut in April, according to an AAMI news...
Mar 01, 2010
 Neuroscientists from MIT (Cambridge, MA) have developed an MRI sensor that could greatly improve brain imaging. The sensor changes its magnetic...
Feb 22, 2010
Developed at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY), a miniature ultrasound device might be able to deliver therapy from inside a patient's pocket. The device...
Jun 08, 2009
Bone Solutions Inc. (BSI) announced today that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for a proprietary bone void filler, OsteoCrete, which represents a critical...
Jun 08, 2009
Nerac Analyst Richard Hendriks, Ph.D., will present a session titled, “Retinal Implants Open the Shutters on Blindness ,” at the ASME Emerging...
Mar 20, 2009
ASM International, the materials information society, launched Materials & Processes for Medical Devices in 2003 to fill the knowledge gap between...
Feb 24, 2009
Vytex Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) is a patented specialty chemical that reduces antigenic proteins found in natural latex, which could prevent latex allergies...
Nov 03, 2008
A start-up biomedical company is assembling a completely artificial heart which it says will be ready for use by 2011. Backed by the noted French scientist...