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Center of Innovation for Biomaterials in Orthopaedic Research

CIBOR at Wichita State seeks partners to make its composite medical devices.

Fourth annual Bench-to-Bedside event

Industry News, Education, Design, Research & Development, Devices

Students competing in Center for Medical Innovation’s Annual Bench-to-Bedside Competition win nearly $72,000.

Industry resource guides healthcare suppliers, providers

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Design, FDA, Regulatory

GS1 Healthcare US releases implementation guideline for using GS1 standards to address FDA unique device identification (UDI).

Aerospace inspired walker designed for people

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Materials, Design, Components

Pioneering walking aid designed to provide enhanced mobility, independence, and style, fueled by founders’ personal family experience.

ICDs in the MINI family

Industry News, Cardiovascular, Design, FDA, Devices

Boston Scientific’s FDA approval of innovative new defibrillators and heart failure devices extends the company’s offerings.

Website makes “invisible” parts easy to find

Industry News, Design, Components, Devices

What do the Mars Lander, medical devices, and high-performance athletic shoes have in common?

Pressure sensors to help prevent pain for amputees

Contract Manufacturing, Motors/Driver Controls, Motion Control, Electrical/Electronic, Sensors

Researchers have developed a new type of pressure sensor – dubbed a second skin – which they say could prevent dangerous sores.

Evaluate, order precision motion components for 24hr shipment

Motion Control, Industry News

Pittman Motors and Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions offer free shipping for online orders and a wide range of motion components.

Detecting infection with a microchip

Implants, Industry News, Design, Research & Development, Components

Invention by Pitt chemists could improve postoperative care for patients with knee replacements, other surgical implants.

3D community website from TraceParts

CAD/CAM Software, Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Design, Components

Website brings together tech-savvy design professionals, suppliers, product content, and ideas in a collaborative online community.

Feeding tube with integrated camera

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Design, FDA, Components

Covidien gets U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for the Kangaroo Feeding Tube with IRIS technology.

Another record quarter for dollars raised

Industry News, Finance

Strong start for healthcare IT sector with $858 million in VC funding in Q1, reports Mercom Capital Group.

FDA clearance to market the UltraShape System

Contract Manufacturing, Industry News, Design, FDA, Components

Approval positions Syneron with disruptive product offering in fast growing body contouring and fat treatment market.

Device designed to replace failing aortic heart valves

Contract Manufacturing, Implants, Industry News, Cardiovascular, Design

CoreValve system enables physicians to treat patients with aortic stenosis who are unable to undergo surgery.