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  • Machining & Laser Processing
    Social Distancing Badge Lights Way to Return to Work

    Social Distancing Badge Lights Way to Return to Work

    Fleetwood Electronics’ Instant-Trace system uses machining, on-demand injection molding to speed to market.
    Online Exclusives Rob Young, Sr. Manager—Injection Molding, Protolabs 12.04.20

  • Digital Health
    Expert Roundup: Achieving Success in the 2021 Medical Device Landscape

    Expert Roundup: Achieving Success in the 2021 Medical Device Landscape

    Industry experts share their advice on factors medical device manufacturers need to consider for the coming year to stay ahead.
    Online Exclusives Nick Tippmann, Vice President Of Marketing, Greenlight Guru 12.04.20

  • Olympus Corporation to Acquire Veran Medical Technologies

    Olympus Corporation to Acquire Veran Medical Technologies

    Strengthens its position as a leading global medical device company.
    JCN Newswire 12.04.20


  • Molding
    Tooling Precision is Key to Micromolding Success

    Tooling Precision is Key to Micromolding Success

    Tool quality dictates part quality for all sizes of medical components.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 12.03.20

  • Cardiovascular
    LivaNova to Sell Heart Valve Biz to Gyrus Capital for $73M

    LivaNova to Sell Heart Valve Biz to Gyrus Capital for $73M

    Enables company to sharpen its focus within primary platforms, neuromodulation and cardiovascular.
    Business Wire 12.03.20

  • Materials
    Setting the Standard: Protective Nanocoatings for Today

    Setting the Standard: Protective Nanocoatings for Today's Medtech

    Ensuring medical products are safe from the outside environment is a significant challenge that nanocoatings can help resolve.
    Online Exclusives Zsolt Pulai, EVP, Technology & Development, HZO Inc. 12.02.20


  • Software & IT
    Leveraging Virtual Technology for Customer Service and Support

    Leveraging Virtual Technology for Customer Service and Support

    VR/AR solutions enable contactless interactions with customers to address a variety of needs.
    Online Exclusives Dijam Panigrahi, Co-Founder and COO, Grid Raster Inc. 12.02.20

  • Surgical
    Medtech Matters: A Robotic Surgery Subscription

    Medtech Matters: A Robotic Surgery Subscription

    MPO's Sean Fenske speaks with Bruce Lichorowic of Galen Robotics about the firm’s unique subscription plan for its robotic surgery system.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 12.01.20

  • Materials
    Best Practices in Venting of Medical Devices

    Best Practices in Venting of Medical Devices

    Learn how to design the best venting solution for your medical device using custom-engineered porous polymers in this webinar for medical device engineers.
    12.01.20


  • Boston Scientific Sheds BTG Specialty Pharma Biz for $800M

    Boston Scientific Sheds BTG Specialty Pharma Biz for $800M

    Agreement includes the transfer of five facilities and approximately 280 employees globally.
    PR Newswire 12.01.20

  • Molding
    Medtech Miniaturization is Becoming a

    Medtech Miniaturization is Becoming a 'Way of Life'

    Micromolding suppliers should be ready to take on potential roadblocks when designing small parts.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella 11.30.20

  • Molding
    Smaller Cavity Features Not Always Sensible for Micromolded Products

    Smaller Cavity Features Not Always Sensible for Micromolded Products

    Though the need to reduce size is crucial, small cavity characteristics may be challenging to reproduce in volume.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 11.24.20

  • R&D & Design

  • Chronic Disease
    Increasing Comfort for Chemotherapy Patients

    Increasing Comfort for Chemotherapy Patients

    Leveraging a freelance researcher in bringing the Chemo Mouthpiece to market—A case study.
    Online Exclusives Ramya Sriram, Digital Content Manager, Kolabtree 11.24.20

  • Diagnostics
    Medtech Matters: Point-of-Care Ultrasound

    Medtech Matters: Point-of-Care Ultrasound

    MPO's Sean Fenske speaks with Kevin Goodwin, CEO of EchoNous, about the role ultrasound in a handheld device can play for healthcare.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 11.24.20

  • Reducing Exposure During Customer Audits

    Reducing Exposure During Customer Audits

    Two audit streamlining methods are highlighted to help suppliers reduce exposure from outside visitors associated with customer audits.
    Online Exclusives Nicolle Cannon, Founder/CEO, Cannon Quality Group 11.23.20

  • Diagnostics
    GE Healthcare Pioneers Photon Counting CT with Prismatic Sensors Buy

    GE Healthcare Pioneers Photon Counting CT with Prismatic Sensors Buy

    Gains Deep Silicon detector technology for photon counting computed tomography (PCCT).
    Business Wire 11.20.20

  • Molding
    Miniaturization of Medical Devices Creating Big Assembly Challenges

    Miniaturization of Medical Devices Creating Big Assembly Challenges

    Extremely tight tolerances leave no room for error.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 11.20.20

  • Cardiovascular
    Medtech Matters: AI-Enabled Cardiac Diagnostics

    Medtech Matters: AI-Enabled Cardiac Diagnostics

    MPO's Sean Fenske speaks with Cardiologs’ Mark Toland and Rick Anderson about the rapidly evolving technology to help address cardiovascular disease.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 11.18.20

  • Packaging & Sterilization
    System Can Sterilize Medical Tools Using Solar Heat

    System Can Sterilize Medical Tools Using Solar Heat

    Device could provide pressurized steam to run autoclaves without need for electricity in off-grid areas.
    Videos David L. Chandler, MIT News Office