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A-Laser’s Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) and its Molded Interconnect Devices (MID)-enabling capability improved form and function. While MIDs are found in multiple markets, they are particularly useful in the medical device arena, where marrying integrated circuit traces and molded thermoplastic parts offers tremendous benefit for devices that can deliver more immediate diagnostic results. Applications include hearing […]
Albright Technologies, Inc., the world’s leader in silicone prototyping and production molding, has completed its ISO 13485:2003 re-certification audit, conducted by TUV SUD and received an extension to its registration through 2018. The ISO 13485:2003 standard specifies requirements for a Quality Management System focusing on medical devices. In order to maintain certification, an organization’s quality […]
Albright Technologies, Inc., the world’s leader in silicone prototyping and production molding, is pleased to introduce its design for manufacturability service to ensure that its customers’ part designs will be manufacturable throughout the product lifecycle. “Our latest service helps us provide better early stage feedback to companies trying to build successful devices quickly and efficiently […]
Qosina is pleased to announce the addition of a new line of Berman Airways (#50114 – #50121), in stock and ready for immediate delivery. These components are color-coded which provides instant identification of sizes; light pink (40 mm), blue (50 mm), black (60 mm), white (70 mm), green (80 mm), yellow (90 mm), dark pink […]
In September of 2001, first responder Patrick Hardison was gravely injured in the line of duty as a volunteer firefighter in Senatobia, Mississippi. After entering a burning home on a rescue search, the flaming roof collapsed, leaving Patrick with traumatic and disfiguring injuries across his face, head, neck and upper torso. “It was terrible,” Patrick […]
Both in materials science and in biomedical research it is important to be able to view minute nanostructures, for example in carbon-fiber materials and bones. A team from the Technical University of Munich (TUM), the University of Lund, Charité hospital in Berlin and the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) have now developed a new computed tomography […]
Megadyne Medical Products, The Electrosurgical Authority and full-solution electrosurgical provider, recently announced that its newest product release, the ZIP Pen, is the First Place Winner in the highly respected “Surgical Instrument” category of the 2015 ‘Excellence in Surgical Products’ (ESP) Awards. The Zip Pen’s patented and now award winning design functions like a standard electrosurgical pencil, […]
Alshemari Instruments announces the launch of the innovative new surgical device, the Alshemari Needle Driver, the only needle driver currently on the market that allows a surgeon to suture vertically. Dr. Hasan Alshemari, MD, a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada and a top pediatric otolaryngology specialist at the Zain Hospital in […]
According to the 2015 annual plastics manufacturing industry survey results released today by Ray Products, pressure forming saw a significant increase in popularity from last year, while other processes saw a dip in popularity. The survey, conducted annually over the past three years, asks professionals who use plastics manufacturing about their activities over the past […]
Wytech Industries, Inc. has named Michael Brown to the new position of Vice President of Global Business Development. Mr. Brown brings more than ten years of medical device industry experience to his new role at Wytech and will be responsible for sales team development, key account sales, marketing strategy/execution, and comprehensive business development. Before Wytech, Mr. Brown was […]
Mentor Graphics announced the newest version of its FloTHERM product, the computational fluid dynamics (CFD) software solution. The FloTHERM product was developed to quickly identify potential thermal issues early in the design process to avoid expensive late stage re-design and warranty costs arising from thermal failures in the field. The newest version of the solution delivers […]
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