Tag: Medical Devices

FDA Approved Device that Increase Access to More Lungs for Transplant

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a device, called Xvivo Perfusion System with Steen Solution Perfusate, that can temporarily ventilate, oxygenate, and pump (perfuse) preservation s...

FDA Grants Permission to Market First Medical Device to Treat ADHD

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today permitted marketing of the first medical device to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The prescription-only device, called the Monarch e...

Needle-free Injectable Drug Delivery Devices Dominate

Needle-free injectable drug delivery devices are dominating the injectable drug delivery market, with the prefilled needle-free injector segment expected to take the lead due to its ease of applicatio...

The medical devices market to keep up rapid growth by 2022

The global medical devices market is expected to post a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by Technavio, a market research company.

FAS Russia suggests to optimize the medical equipment market

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On 26 November 2018, the working group on Competition and Regulation of OECD Competition Committee held a Round Table on “Developing State-Financed Healthcare Market”.

MedX Health starts to develop an Artificial Intelligence Engine

MedX Health is initiating the development of an Artificial Intelligence Engine with leading dermatologists and its technology partner, Blanc Labs.

Skolkovo resident Brain Beat receives the prize at Asian Entrepreneurship Award

Brain Beat, a resident company of the Skolkovo Foundation’s biomed cluster that has developed a non-invasive glucometer, won second prize at the 7th Asian Entrepreneurship Award in Japan.

Israeli alpha-radiation cancer therapy developer starts clinical trials in Italy

Alpha Tau Medical has announced the initiation of two new clinical trials evaluating the efficacy of the Alpha DaRT) with two leading medical centers in Rome (Italy).

Novo Nordisk strikes a deal with Flex Digital Health

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Novo Nordisk has struck a deal with Flex Digital Health, part of the IoT logistics company Flex, formerly known as Flextronics.

Canfield Scientific to acquire VISIOMED AG

Canfield Scientific announced the acquisition of German company VISIOMED AG - the leading designer and manufacturer of dermoscopy systems.

Sechenov University to host the 5th European Congress on eCardiology and eHealth

On October 29-30, 2018 Sechenov University will hold the 5th European Congress on eCardiology and eHealth: "Connecting clinicians and technology to implement eHealth in daily practice".

Medtronic acquires a trailblaizing surgical robotics company

Medtronic, a global leader in medical technology, and Mazor Robotics, a pioneer in the field of robotic guidance systems, announced the companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement.

Medical products sector in Russia will be transformed

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The Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (FAS) and International Medical Devices Manufacturers Association (IMEDA) discussed the Road Map for developing competition in healthcare.

Institute for Personalized Medicine to become a platform for innovation testing

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Institute for Personalized Medicine has successfully completed a pilot testing of a device for double-dose drip-infusion "SN-1500H Infusion Pump" under the framework of the "Open requests" program.

Pharma glass manufacturing plant will be built in Pushchino

Medical Glass Standard, a company, will invest 6 billion rubles in the construction of a plant to manufacture borosilicate glass in the Pushchino Industrial Park located in the Moscow region.

Abacam signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Shuwen Biotech

Abcam, a global leader in the supply of life science research tools, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Shuwen Biotech, a leading player in the development and commercialization of companion diagnostics (CDx).