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  • Contract Manufacturing | Molding
    Medbio Acquires AIM Plastics

    Medbio Acquires AIM Plastics

    The successful acquisition of AIM represents a major step forward in Graham's investment thesis to build a premier medical device manufacturing business.
    Medbio LLC 02.22.19

  • NxStage Must Divest Bloodline Tubing Biz to B. Braun to Complete Fresenius Merger

    NxStage Must Divest Bloodline Tubing Biz to B. Braun to Complete Fresenius Merger

    FTC’s complaint alleges the proposed merger would harm competition in the U.S. market for dialysis bloodline tubing sets.
    Federal Trade Commission (FTC) 02.20.19

  • Patient Monitoring
    U.S. Joins False Claims Suit Against Arriva Medical & Alere

    U.S. Joins False Claims Suit Against Arriva Medical & Alere

    Lawsuit alleges the companies submitted or caused false claims to Medicare for medically unnecessary glucometers and paid kickbacks to Medicare beneficiaries.
    United States Department of Justice 02.20.19


  • LED405Med: How do you use an LED curing adhesive?

    LED405Med: How do you use an LED curing adhesive?

    LED curable adhesive systems offer safe and rapid cures upon exposure to an LED light source. Learn how to properly apply and cure an LED curable adhesive system using a portable LED light source in this demonstration video.…
    Videos

  • Digital Health
    Is VR the Solution for Addressing Chronic Pain?

    Is VR the Solution for Addressing Chronic Pain?

    Imaginary worlds that create an environment for positive thinking can substantially impact the affect pain has on a patient.
    Online Exclusives Michelle Silverpen, Contributing Writer 02.19.19

  • Materials
    Sintered or Expanded—Which PTFE Is Best Suited for Your Device?

    Sintered or Expanded—Which PTFE Is Best Suited for Your Device?

    New advancements in PTFE offer medical device manufacturers greater durability and efficiency.
    Online Exclusives Jack Chan, Global Marketing Director of Medical, Porex 02.15.19


  • Best Practices Spotlight: How to Grow Your Products Globally

    Best Practices Spotlight: How to Grow Your Products Globally

    Export credit insurance can offer peace of mind to medical device manufacturers seeking to expand beyond U.S. borders.
    Online Exclusives Jim Burrows, Senior Vice President, Office of Small Business, EXIM 02.14.19

  • Surgical
    J&J to Buy Robotic Surgery Firm Auris Health for $3.4B

    J&J to Buy Robotic Surgery Firm Auris Health for $3.4B

    Auris' robotic platform is currently used in bronchoscopic diagnostic and therapeutic procedures; J&J hopes to expand to other interventional applications.
    Johnson & Johnson 02.13.19

  • R&D & Design
    Connected R&D

    Connected R&D

    Digital healthcare and connectivity are helping drive R&D business models.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 02.13.19


  • Neurological | Patient Monitoring
    Edwards to Acquire CASMED for $100M

    Edwards to Acquire CASMED for $100M

    CASMED's FORE-SIGHT sensor enables non-invasive monitoring of tissue oxygenation in the brain.
    Edwards Lifesciences 02.12.19

  • Machining & Laser Processing
    Medical Device Machining: A Dialogue with Laser Light Technologies

    Medical Device Machining: A Dialogue with Laser Light Technologies

    High-precision machining has significantly evolved from the lathes and mills of years past.
    Online Exclusives Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 02.11.19

  • Machining & Laser Processing
    Medical Device Machining: A Conversation with ARCOR Laser

    Medical Device Machining: A Conversation with ARCOR Laser

    High-precision machining has significantly evolved from the lathes and mills of years past.
    Online Exclusives Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 02.11.19

  • Machining & Laser Processing
    Medical Device Machining: A Discussion with Weiss-Aug

    Medical Device Machining: A Discussion with Weiss-Aug

    High-precision machining has significantly evolved from the lathes and mills of years past.
    Online Exclusives Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 02.11.19

  • Diagnostics
    What Your Breath Could Reveal About Your Health

    What Your Breath Could Reveal About Your Health

    Organic compounds in a person’s breath can be used as a powerful tool to detect, predict and ultimately prevent disease.
    Videos TED

  • Electronics
    Pill Can Deliver Insulin via Stomach Injection

    Pill Can Deliver Insulin via Stomach Injection

    Capsule that releases insulin in the stomach could replace injections for patients with type 1 diabetes.
    Videos Anne Trafton, MIT News Office

  • Software & IT
    Francisco Partners Acquires Qualcomm Life

    Francisco Partners Acquires Qualcomm Life

    Acquisition positions standalone company to focus on growth opportunities.
    PR Newswire 02.11.19

  • R&D & Design
    Small Steps

    Small Steps

    Though it has progressed slowly, miniaturization is shaping medtech R&D.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 02.08.19

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  • 3D/Additive Manufacturing | Digital Health
    Discerning Medtech’s Path in 2019

    Discerning Medtech’s Path in 2019

    It’s the dawn of another year, and that means it’s time to engage in the unavoidable pastime of prognostication. Predicting the future isn’t easy, but it can be fun and oftentimes insightful. One of the most rewarding aspects of pro…
    Mark Bonifacio, President, BCS LLC 01.31.19

  • R&D & Design | Software & IT
    Disrupting the Outsourcing Model

    Disrupting the Outsourcing Model

    The rise and relative success of companies dealing in cloud-based systems has revolutionized how we handle data. This is prompting a shift away from traditional software, hardware, and legacy systems, and enabling companies in new and unexpected ways…
    Steve Maylish and Shannon White, Fusion Biotec 01.31.19