Capillary Biomedical has raised $2.9 million in a seed financing and hopes to bring its technology to market in 2019.
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The company’s chemically reactive coating could ensure a contaminant-free environment for nitric oxide tubing, a lifesaving drug used to treat oxygen-deprived newborns.
A Cleveland Clinic doctor talks about his hope for the future of better in-patient monitoring on the general care floors, and how an ongoing global trial using a Medtronic device could be a big step toward making that vision a reality.
In a new warning letter to Magellan Diagnostics, FDA accused the company of several legal violations, including marketing significantly modified versions of two of its blood lead testing systems without regulatory clearance and failing to submit medical device reports after learning of faulty blood test results.
Interrad Medical says its nontraumatic securement device can help reduce problems such as migration and dislodgement in hundreds of millions of catheter lines.
Developing balloon catheters with lower profiles will be key to advancing transcatheter aortic valve replacement systems.
Parker Hannifin is opening a new innovation center in Ohio and collaborating with the Cleveland Clinic and the University of Akron to develop and prototype new uses of medical polymers.
A plastic tubing and hose manufacturer serving the medical device industry now offers eight ways to customize tubing. These products, made to an engineer’s or buyer’s specifications, offer benefits including improved ingredient compatibility, lower procurement and inventory carrying expenses, a refined appearance, and reduced assembly time and labor costs.
Manufacturers must understand balloon processing requirements. Shown here is a balloon coming out of a mold.
COVER STORY: TUBING
COVER STORY: TUBING Medical device OEMs are developing advanced technologies that enhance the quality of life. They continue to push the boundaries of medical science with new and emerging technologies in many areas including • Cellular regeneration through biogenic polymer scaffolds for connective tissue. • Resorbable biopolymers that can be used to deliver biopharmaceuticals. • Shape-memory polymers and alloys. • Bioactive polymers. • Drug-delivery materials.