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October 24, 2014 8:30 am
Metrigraphics
When that call comes in there are only a few companies in the world who can handle it. In fact, the circuits often have feature sizes ranging from three to ten microns and can consist of six or more layers. At Metrigraphics, we call them ultra-miniature...
October 23, 2014 8:30 am
Beattie Communications
The fight against cancer could be aided by new technical advances in filtration and separation technology. Porvair Filtration Group believes that the evolution of its range of sintered porous plastics can help molecular biologists and clinicians...
October 22, 2014 8:30 am
Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief
Adhesives in the medical device space refer to a variety of different types of technologies. While they all involve the bonding of two substrates, the actual applications vary greatly. With medical device adhesives, bonding can be achieved...
October 21, 2014 8:30 am
Melissa Barnes, Associate Editor
3D printing has undoubtedly revolutionized the engineering world, and the medical industry is on the forefront of some of the most innovative applications to date. The technology has proven itself a robust and versatile one, as more companies...
October 20, 2014 8:30 am
Dick Molin, Sr. Medical Market Specialist, SCS Coatings
Neurostimulation, which was developed decades ago primarily for treating spinal cord injuries, has expanded over the years to alleviate or control various medical conditions, including epilepsy, chronic pain, bladder or fecal incontinence...
October 17, 2014 8:30 am
Niranjan Pathare, Sr. Market Development Manager, Battery Management Solutions, Texas Instruments
Homo sapiens are once again at a crucial juncture in their evolution timeline that started almost three million years ago. Evidence of the next phase is already here, but no one knows for sure how or where we will end up. But a term coined...
October 16, 2014 8:30 am
David Mantey, Editorial Director, ABM Design Group
Public health agencies like the World Health Organization (WHO) and United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have started to appreciate the need for point-of-care and self-test diagnostics programs to help reach people...
October 15, 2014 8:30 am
David Green, CEO, Harvard Apparatus Regenerative Technology
Regenerative medicine is a quickly growing field that offers the potential to repair and replace damaged cells, tissue and organs. Although the field has shown rapid growth over the last decade, it still must overcome a series of hurdles before...
October 14, 2014 8:30 am
Brian Ray, President, Ray Products
Every time you manufacture a medical device, you have hundreds of choices to make. Two of the most important choices you can make are which manufacturing process you choose and where that manufacturing process takes place. Every process...
October 13, 2014 8:30 am
Jen Jenkinson
More people are diagnosed with lung cancer than any other malignancy around the world, with around 200,000 new diagnoses in the US each year1. Unfortunately, lung cancer has a poor survival rate, with about 150,000 deaths annually from the disease...
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