Development
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...
Oct 01, 2008
The plastics processing industry now has a new information resource and web community called plasticstoday.com, announced by Canon Communications LLC's...
Oct 01, 2008
Editor Steven M. Kurtz has announced the launch of MedicalPEEK.org, an educational site about medical PEEK polymer Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) polymers are...
Sep 24, 2008
Competitive Technologies Inc. announced that Soteira Inc., has completed a second fund raise for a total of approximately $18 million in Series A and B...
Jul 16, 2008
Kensey Nash said in June that the company is estimating Biomaterial product sales of $13.0 to $13.2 million, an increase of 34% to 36% over biomaterials...
Jun 13, 2008
CardioTech International Inc., a developer and manufacturer of advanced biomaterials, announced today that it has formed AdvanSource Biomaterials Corp. to...
Jun 13, 2008
Phase IIb trials have begun for Kuros Biosurgery AG's product KUR 113. The material is being used to treat acute open tibial shaft fractures. According to the...
Jun 06, 2008
Heparin used to clean intravenous lines has been linked to 11 deaths and more than 80 reports of harmful side effects, reports Bloomberg news. However, the...
May 27, 2008
This week is the 8th World Biomaterials Congress in Amsterdam. Although I won't be there, I'll try to report everyday on the announcements from companies in...