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  1. Medtronic’s Next-Gen SCS For Chronic Pain Management Approved By FDA

    Medtronic plc recently announced FDA approval and U.S. launch of the Intellis platform for the management of certain types of chronic intractable pain.

  2. Canon Proposes Imaging Solutions Business To Utilize Compact Multipurpose Module Camera

    Canon Inc. announced today that the Company has committed to a proposed new imaging solutions business that will leverage the optical and sensor technologies the Company has cultivated over many years. As the first step in establishing this business, Canon is developing a compact multipurpose module camera that the business will employ: the MM100-WS. Canon plans to display the camera as a reference exhibit at the Canon booth at various future events.

  3. Livongo Acquires Diabeto To Boost Connected Diabetes Care Solutions

    Livongo Health, the leading consumer digital health company focused on empowering people with chronic conditions to live happier and healthier lives, announced today that it acquired Diabeto, Inc.TM, which provides comprehensive connectivity to nearly all glucose meters available on the market today.

  4. MKS Announces Ophir® FGC100, NIST Traceable LED Calibration Standard

    MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, announces the Ophir® FGC100, a NIST-traceable LED calibration standard designed to calibrate the Ophir® FluxGage™ system. FluxGage is a compact, all-in-one LED luminaire measurement system that measures flux, color, and flicker, important quantities for evaluating the performance of LED-based products. FluxGage is used instead of large, cumbersome integrating spheres during development and production, and for incoming inspection and quality control of new and replacement parts, allowing LED luminaires and modules to be sorted for consistency.

  5. CooperSurgical To Pay $1.1B For Teva’s Intrauterine Copper Contraceptive

    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., recently announced it has entered into a definitive agreement under which CooperSurgical will acquire PARAGARD (intrauterine copper contraceptive), a product within its global Women’s Health business, in a $1.1B cash transaction.

  6. DePuy Synthes’ Titanium 3D-Printed Implants Launch In The U.S.

    In a development that further underscores ways in which medical devices are being personalized for individual patients, DePuy Synthes* today announces the U.S. launch of TRUMATCH®Titanium 3D-Printed Implants for use in facial reconstruction. The new products will be distributed through an exclusive agreement with Materialise, a leader in software solutions and 3D-printing services in the medical and industrial markets.

  7. Life Science Leader And Clinical Leader Announce Clinical Leader Forum Date For 2018

    Life Science Leader and Clinical Leader ( are excited to announce that Clinical Leader Forum will return to Philadelphia. The event is scheduled for May 9-10, 2018 at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue.

  8. UK Scientists Invent Camera That Can 'See Through' Human Body

    Scientists at the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University, through the Proteus Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration, have developed a new camera that can image individual photons emanating from fiber optic medical instruments inside the human body.

  9. Outsourced Pharma San Francisco 2017 Agenda Update

    Outsourced Pharma San Francisco will feature Achaogen as its Spotlight Leadership Company at its conference for professionals of biotech, pharma, and contract development and manufacturing organizations (October 17 - 18 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport). The session is titled: Spotlight Leadership Company: Achaogen.

  10. NuVasive’s MAGEC Scoliosis Treatment Cleared By FDA

    NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally-integrated solutions, today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use of the Company's redesigned MAGEC® system with its RELINE® Small Stature system.