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  • Cardinal Health to Sell its China Business

    Cardinal Health to Sell its China Business

    Shanghai Pharma agrees to the purchase price of $1.2 billion.
    PR Newswire 11.15.17

  • Diagnostics | Digital Health | Patient Monitoring
    Medica 2017 in Photos, Part 3 & App Competition Winners

    Medica 2017 in Photos, Part 3 & App Competition Winners

    A look at the sights from this year's medical technology event.
    Slideshows Messe Düsseldorf 11.15.17

  • Digital Health | Software & IT
    Medica 2017 in Photos, Part 2

    Medica 2017 in Photos, Part 2

    A look at the sights from this year's medical technology event.
    Slideshows Messe Düsseldorf 11.14.17


  • Diagnostics | Digital Health | Patient Monitoring | Software & IT
    Digital Health App-ortunities Abound at Medica

    Digital Health App-ortunities Abound at Medica

    Medica's 6th annual app competition challenges 15 finalists to pitch digital health solutions in front of an expert jury.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 11.14.17

  • 3D/Additive Manufacturing | Contract Manufacturing | Molding | R&D & Design
    GW Plastics Merges with NeraTek Limited 

    GW Plastics Merges with NeraTek Limited 

    Ireland-based product development firm expands GW’s reach into Europe.
    GW Plastics 11.13.17

  • Materials
    5 Questions from the Booth: DSM Biomedical

    5 Questions from the Booth: DSM Biomedical

    As a biomedical materials provider, the company is tasked with addressing growing development challenges.
    MPO Staff 11.13.17


  • Cardiovascular | Diagnostics | Surgical
    Medica 2017 in Photos, Part 1

    Medica 2017 in Photos, Part 1

    A look at the sights from this year's medical technology event.
    Slideshows Messe Düsseldorf 11.13.17

  • More than 5,000 Exhibitors Expected for Medica 2017

    More than 5,000 Exhibitors Expected for Medica 2017

    World's largest trade show is adding a LABMED forum and Start-Up Park to its programming lineup.
    Messe Düsseldorf North America 11.13.17

  • Materials
    5 Questions from the Booth: Scapa Healthcare

    5 Questions from the Booth: Scapa Healthcare

    Strategic outsource partner offers turn-key, skin friendly adhesive solutions to the healthcare industry.
    MPO Staff 11.12.17


  • 5 Questions from the Booth: Qosina

    5 Questions from the Booth: Qosina

    Medical device component supplier offers disposable OEM components to the medical and pharmaceutical industries.
    MPO Staff 11.12.17

  • 5 Questions from the Booth: Kahle Automation

    5 Questions from the Booth: Kahle Automation

    Custom automation equipment solutions are offered to the medical device manufacturing industry.
    MPO Staff 11.12.17

  • Medica By the Numbers

    Medica By the Numbers

    An analytical breakdown of visitors to the world's largest medical trade show.
    Messe Düsseldorf 11.12.17

  • Electronics
    5 Questions from the Booth: Parker Precision Fluidics

    5 Questions from the Booth: Parker Precision Fluidics

    Parker offers miniature fluidic components and system solutions integral to medical and analytical instrumentation.
    MPO Staff 11.12.17

  • Digital Health | Packaging & Sterilization | Patient Monitoring | Software & IT | Surgical
    Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2018

    Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2018

    The list identifies the potential sources of danger the organization believes warrant the greatest attention for 2018.
    Slideshows ECRI Institute 11.10.17

  • 3D/Additive Manufacturing | R&D & Design | Testing
    J&J Unveils Center for Device Innovation at Texas Medical Center

    J&J Unveils Center for Device Innovation at Texas Medical Center

    R&D staff will work on select internal projects along with strategically aligned external ventures of JJMDC.
    Videos PR Newswire

  • Takeaways from the MPO Summit 2017

    Takeaways from the MPO Summit 2017

    It’s a lot more difficult than it looks. To the untrained (or uneducated) eye, outsourcing can seem like a relatively simple process. But medtech industry executives know the practice requires the right mix of skills, experience, support, an…
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 11.07.17

  • Market Pressures Have Squeezed Early-Stage Medtech Innovation

    Market Pressures Have Squeezed Early-Stage Medtech Innovation

    AdvaMed exists to advance medical technology around the world as a representative for medical device, diagnostics, and digital health technology companies. Maintaining both a national and global presence in regions and countries including Europe, Ind…
    Maria Shepherd , President and Founder, Medi-Vantage 11.07.17

  • 3D/Additive Manufacturing | Testing
    The Final Four: My Top Headlines for 2017

    The Final Four: My Top Headlines for 2017

    In a year of political and social discord, international conflict, and natural disasters, the big news in the medical device industry really didn’t make headlines—even within our sector. But as 2017 comes to a close, I consider fee hikes,…
    Dawn A. Lissy, President & Founder, Empirical 11.07.17

  • Employee Feedback Should Be Part of a Product Safety Plan

    Employee Feedback Should Be Part of a Product Safety Plan

    Whistleblower lawsuits in the medtech and pharmaceutical industries are often settled for multiple millions of dollars, but not before they potentially cause harm to patients, caregivers, and quite often, the reputation of manufacturers. How then, ca…
    Chris Harvey, Director, Recall Solutions, Stericycle Expert Solutions 11.07.17

  • Comparing cGMP Pharma vs. Device:  Subpart E—Control of Components, Containers and Closures

    Comparing cGMP Pharma vs. Device: Subpart E—Control of Components, Containers and Closures

    Anyone working in the pharmaceutical and/or medical device industries knows that both sectors are very dynamic markets. Each is unique in its own way, but the two share a common goal of bringing safe, effective products to market as quickly and effic…
    James A. Dunning, Owner, QPC Services LLC 11.07.17