Technology
Jan 09, 2007
Recent years have seen much consolidation in the ophthalmic industry. It is no surprise that the trend is extending to the laser eye surgery market. Advanced...
Jan 08, 2007
Calypso Medical Technologies has raised $42.2 million in efforts to further launch a tracking device that pinpoints the location of tumors. Although the...
Jan 05, 2007
A test that measures changes in calcium levels in the heart could help determine a patient's need for a defibrillator. Called the MTWA (microvolt T-wave...
Jan 04, 2007
India's Economic Times has an article, reprinted on devicelink.com, about the nation's only stent manufacturer, Relisys Medical Devices (Mumbai, India), which...
Jan 03, 2007
A radiologist in Springfield, IL has adapted a technique used in astronomy to better detect tumor growth, reports the Chicago Tribune. Dr. Matthew Kuhn has...
Jan 02, 2007
The Star Tribune of Minneapolis has a feature spotlighting Nanocopoeia Inc. (St. Paul, MN), a small company with a promising coating technology that could...
Dec 28, 2006
Today's Boston Globe profiles Advanced Magnetics Inc. (Cambridge, MA), which, despite not much in the way of revenues, posted the largest stock price gain of...
Dec 27, 2006
Cardiva Medical Inc. (Mountain View, CA), a four-year-old company developing next-generation vascular access and closure devices, has won a 2006 Frost...
Dec 21, 2006
FDA has approved a first-of-its-kind device that can prevent or reduce brain damage in infants born with a brain injury caused by low levels of oxygen. The...
Dec 20, 2006
The long and tortured effort to create a safe and effective blood substitute suffered another setback yesterday when Northfield Laboratories Inc. (Evanston, IL...