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  • 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

  • Cardiovascular | Surgical
    Prospects of AIMDs in the Implantable Medical Device Industry

    Prospects of AIMDs in the Implantable Medical Device Industry

    Active implantable medical devices (AIMDs) are a significant player in the medical implant market.
    Online Exclusives Sunil Jha, Research Content Developer, Global Market Insights 11.18.20


  • Software & IT
    Medtech’s Path Toward Paperless, Patient-Centric Trials

    Medtech’s Path Toward Paperless, Patient-Centric Trials

    The “year of evaluating everything” represents a significant opportunity to modernize clinical research.
    Online Exclusives Seth J. Goldenberg, Ph.D., Vice President, Vault Medical Device & Diagnostics; Kevin Liang, Sr. Director, Strategy, Medical Device and Diagnostics, Veeva Systems 11.18.20

  • Diagnostics
    FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Home Self-Testing Kit

    FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Home Self-Testing Kit

    Lucira Health test provides lab-quality results in 30 minutes or less from home.
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration 11.18.20

  • The Big Challenges of Medical Device Miniaturization

    The Big Challenges of Medical Device Miniaturization

    Demand for micro-sized products is prompting micromolders to develop new processes and methods that are outside the norm of standard injection molding.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 11.17.20

  • Diagnostics | Patient Monitoring
    Digital Radiology Ushering Innovations in the Medical Imaging Market

    Digital Radiology Ushering Innovations in the Medical Imaging Market

    Radiology is on the cusp of revolution following the soaring popularity of digital radiography.
    Online Exclusives Sunil Jha, Research Content Developer, Global Market Insights 11.17.20

  • Cardiovascular | Surgical
    Boston Scientific Recalls, Discontinues LOTUS Edge Aortic Valve

    Boston Scientific Recalls, Discontinues LOTUS Edge Aortic Valve

    Voluntary recall is related solely to the delivery system.
    PR Newswire 11.17.20

  • R&D & Design
    How Design Controls Can Prevent Medical Device Recalls

    How Design Controls Can Prevent Medical Device Recalls

    Incorporating risk management early in development will help eliminate problems before they impact the product’s manufacturing lifecycle.
    Online Exclusives Ramya Sriram, Digital Content Manager, Kolabtree 11.16.20

  • Chronic Disease
    Wrighting the MiMedx Ship: An Exclusive Interview

    Wrighting the MiMedx Ship: An Exclusive Interview

    In this interview with the firm’s new CEO, MPO discovers what’s been done to turn the page on the company’s troubled past.
    Online Exclusives Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 11.13.20

  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Ensuring Labeling Compliance Within European Markets

    Ensuring Labeling Compliance Within European Markets

    Upcoming EU Medical Device Regulations will mean a shift to digital processes.
    Online Exclusives Bob Tilling, VP Global Sales, Kallik 11.13.20

  • Software & IT
    BD Acquires CUBEX

    BD Acquires CUBEX's Medical Business

    Broadens automated dispensing portfolio across care continuum.
    PR Newswire 11.12.20

  • CARES Act Triggers Spike in Medical Waste Sterilization Technology

    CARES Act Triggers Spike in Medical Waste Sterilization Technology

    The law provides nearly $10 billion to approximately 50,000 healthcare facilities to support infection control protocols and systems in response to COVID-19.
    Videos Business Wire