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  1. MTD Micro Molding Announces Quick Launch Program For Advanced Medical Molding

    In response to a growing need for micro medical OEMs, MTD Micro Molding has developed a Quick Launch Program for advanced medical micro molding.

  2. Protolabs Celebrates 20 Years Of Digital Manufacturing With Grand Opening Of New Facility

    Digital manufacturer Protolabs is celebrating its 20-year anniversary with recently’s grand opening of its state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing facility in Brooklyn Park, Minn.

  3. New Industry Report Shows One In Four Exports From Massachusetts Is A Medical Device, MassMEDIC Announces

    Nearly one in four exports from Massachusetts is a medical device, making the state number one in the nation in share of exports of medical devices as a percentage of total exports, ahead of California, Illinois, Minnesota and Florida, according to the just-released State of the Massachusetts MedTech Industry Report. In 2018, 23 percent of all Massachusetts exports were medical devices, a 7.7 percent increase over the previous year.

  4. Qosina Expands Offering Of ISO 80369-7 Compliant Components

    Qosina stocks a number of components that comply with the ISO 80369-7 standard, which specifies dimensions and requirements for the design and performance of small-bore connectors intended to be used in intravascular or hypodermic applications.

  5. EU And UK Officials, Industry Leaders, NB Reps, To Speak At RAPS’ Europe Conference

    RAPS released the updated agenda for its upcoming European conference in Brussels, 13–14 May. Among the speakers for the inaugural RAPS Regulatory Conference – Europe 2019 are representatives from the European authorities, notified bodies and trade representatives, all thought leaders and stakeholders with crucial responsibilities in the effective implementation and functioning of the changing European regulatory environment.

  6. Perforce Software: Medical Device Industry Survey Reveals 75% Satisfaction With Hybrid Development Method, Lowered Confidence In Compliance

    Perforce Software, a provider of solutions to enterprise teams requiring productivity, visibility, security, and scale along the development lifecycle, released the results of a global survey of medical device professionals today.

  7. Grant Thornton Launches EU MDR And IVDR Tools For Medical Device And Diagnostics Industry

    Grant Thornton LLP has launched SmartMDR and SmartIVDR, cloud-based assessment and project management tools, for use by medical device and diagnostics companies for compliance with the heightened requirements of the European Union Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR).

  8. Celebrating An Industry Award And The Life And Legacy Of An Innovative Leader

    MTD Micro Molding has been named the Plastics News Processor of the Year at the Executive Forum in Naples, FL, the plastics industry’s most prestigious award, becoming the smallest company to win the title in its 22 years.

  9. Michigan Senator Michael MacDonald Visits PTI Engineered Plastics

    Michigan Senator Michael MacDonald toured PTI Engineered Plastics to see a progressive manufacturing facility that dispels the misconception generally held by younger generations that careers in manufacturing are low wage, low-skilled jobs, that are performed in dirty factories.

  10. S&N Acquires Pressure Injury Prevention Device-Maker Leaf Healthcare

    Smith & Nephew plc, the global medical technology business, recently announces that it has agreed to acquire Leaf Healthcare, Inc, the developer of the unique Leaf Patient Monitoring System for pressure injury prevention and patient mobility monitoring.