NN, Inc. Precision Engineered Products Group (PEP), a global manufacturer of highly engineered precision customized solutions serving the medical market, today announced that both its EOS M280 and EOS 290 additive manufacturing machines have successfully completed validation based on installation qualification (IQ), operational qualification (OQ), and performance qualification (PQ) standards. The company performs industry-leading additive manufacturing (ASTM […]
Scientists at The University of Texas at Austin have developed a new method to rapidly detect a single virus in urine, as reported this week in the journalProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Although the technique presently works on just one virus, scientists say it could be adapted to detect a range of viruses […]
Surgical Specialties, a provider of branded, private label and OEM medical devices for advanced surgery, wound closure, ophthalmology and radiology, announced approval for expanded European labeling for its BioSentry Track Sealant System. This approval expands the number of patients that can benefit from this technology now that it can be used with a larger 17 […]
Bathing a patient in LED light may someday offer a new way to locate tumors, according to Rice University researchers. The spectral triangulation system developed by Rice chemist Bruce Weisman and his colleagues is intended to pinpoint targeted cancer tumors tagged with antibody-linked carbon nanotubes. It is described in a paper in the Royal Society […]
The MedtoMarket founders are excited to announce the addition of Ms. Loxley A. Browne as Senior Vice President of Communications. She is an industry veteran with experience ranging from product launches to partnership development. Loxley’s laser focus compliments MedtoMarket’s goal of empowering the medical innovators of today. Ms. Browne’s leadership experience will help lead business […]
Heart failure (HF) continues to pose a significant burden on our society. One of the most common heart diseases is myocardial infarction (MI), which results in a permanent loss of contractile function in the infarcted region. Cell-based cardiac regenerative therapies have garnered a considerable interest lately as a way to restore the contractile function in […]
As many as 20% of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Many others go undetected and do not receive care for the condition, often leading to substance abuse, less than honorable discharges and suicide, which claims approximately 22 veterans each day. Clinicians today diagnose PTSD based on discussions […]
BeoCare Group, a domestic supplier of seamless knit medical fabrics, medical elastics and binders and post-surgical apparel, announced the appointment of Matt Valego as CEO. As CEO reporting to Peter Vanderbruggen, who will continue as executive chairman and to the board of directors, Valego will be responsible for strategic planning, overall growth and day-to-day operations […]
To expand the commercialization of the MICRO Electrolytic Dissolution (MED) process, MICRO has added a new PEM machine to its arsenal. This brings the total of PEM work cells at MICRO’s disposal to four. The machine was added to the company’s newly expanded precision machining center. MICRO’s MED process is an advanced machining method that is […]
Crescent Industries is an employee-owned, custom injection molding partner to support a device or product requirements. Its focus is to provide supply chain management for plastic components, devices or machined components by making available customer service, design guidance and support, manufacturing and shipping of product. Its flexibility allows its customers to choose the supply chain arrangement that best suits […]
Crescent Industries provides an integrated single source manufacturing solution for plastic components or devices by offering design and development services, new injection mold builds, custom injection molding and contract assembly and packaging services. Crescent is a FDA-registered and ISO-13485 certified custom injection molder and mold builder which ensures full program documentation and component/device lot traceability. Crescent […]
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