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  1. Livongo Acquires Diabeto To Boost Connected Diabetes Care Solutions
    9/13/2017

    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.

  2. MKS Announces Ophir® FGC100, NIST Traceable LED Calibration Standard
    9/12/2017

    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.

  3. DePuy Synthes’ Titanium 3D-Printed Implants Launch In The U.S.
    9/11/2017

    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.

  4. Life Science Leader And Clinical Leader Announce Clinical Leader Forum Date For 2018
    9/7/2017

    Life Science Leader and Clinical Leader (ClinicalLeader.com) 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.

  5. UK Scientists Invent Camera That Can 'See Through' Human Body
    9/7/2017

    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.

  6. Outsourced Pharma San Francisco 2017 Agenda Update
    9/6/2017

    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.

  7. NuVasive’s MAGEC Scoliosis Treatment Cleared By FDA
    9/6/2017

    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.

  8. Abbott Issues New Updates For Implanted Cardiac Devices
    8/29/2017

    Recently, Abbott notified physicians of updates to its implantable pacemakers and defibrillators as part of its ongoing commitment to continuously improve patient care.

  9. Robotic Exoskeleton Has Potential To Alleviate Crouch Gait In Children With Cerebral Palsy
    8/25/2017

    Researchers from the NIH Clinical Center Rehabilitation Medicine Department have created the first robotic exoskeleton specifically designed to treat crouch (or flexed-knee) gait in children with cerebral palsy by providing powered knee extension assistance at key points during the walking cycle.

  10. Water-Repellent Nanosheet Wrapper Enhances Biological Microscopy
    8/24/2017

    Japanese scientists have developed a unique water-repellent nanomaterial that can be wrapped around biological tissue to visualize high-quality images for a longer period of time.