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  • Diagnostics
    Examining the COVID-19 Detection Kits Market

    Examining the COVID-19 Detection Kits Market

    RT-PCR has become second to none in the global healthcare systems for testing COVID-19.
    Online Exclusives Sunil Jha, Research Content Developer, Global Market Insights 10.16.20

  • Diagnostics
    All-Terrain Microrobot Flips Through a Live Colon

    All-Terrain Microrobot Flips Through a Live Colon

    The microrobots could act as diagnostic tools in addition to drug delivery vehicles.
    Videos Purdue University

  • Merit Medical to Pay $18M to Resolve Kickback Allegations

    Merit Medical to Pay $18M to Resolve Kickback Allegations

    Settles claim the company caused the submission of false claims to the Medicare, Medicaid, and TRICARE programs.
    U.S. Department of Justice 10.15.20


  • Considerations in Designing

    Considerations in Designing 'Fail-Safe' Motor Drive Circuits

    Products must be constructed to fail in a safe manner to protect both patients and physicians.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 10.15.20

  • Using Revenue-Based Financing to Grow in the Pandemic

    Using Revenue-Based Financing to Grow in the Pandemic

    One revenue-based funding investor shares real-world examples of firms that gained access to cash without giving up a piece of the company.
    Online Exclusives Wayne Cantwell, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Decathlon Capital Partners 10.14.20

  • Molding
    A Primer on the Benefits of Metal Injection Molding

    A Primer on the Benefits of Metal Injection Molding

    High volume, high performance, complex surgical instrument parts are achievable at an affordable cost with the fabrication process.
    Online Exclusives Steve Santoro, EVP, MICRO 10.13.20


  • Electronics
    Capacitor Considerations for Medical Applications

    Capacitor Considerations for Medical Applications

    Careful selection of even the smallest electronic components can make a significant difference in a device’s capabilities.
    Online Exclusives Rich Bestafka, Key Account Manager—Medical, Knowles Precision Devices 10.12.20

  • Rapid Prototyping Comes to the Rescue During the Pandemic

    Rapid Prototyping Comes to the Rescue During the Pandemic

    When a regional hospital system needed additional battery packs for respirators, rapid manufacturing technologies were employed.
    Online Exclusives Michael Gillette, Founder, Nevada Jumpstarter 10.09.20

  • 7 Steps to Create Your Own Medical Device Marketing Plan

    7 Steps to Create Your Own Medical Device Marketing Plan

    A successful strategy will result in increased leads while saving time and money.
    Online Exclusives Robert Jordan, Media Relations Manager, InfoClutch Inc. 10.09.20


  • Steris Purchases Key Surgical for $850 Million

    Steris Purchases Key Surgical for $850 Million

    Complements and expands Steris’s product offering and reach around the globe.
    Steris plc 10.09.20

  • Electronics
    Connected Health Driving Demand for Comprehensive Electronics Solutions

    Connected Health Driving Demand for Comprehensive Electronics Solutions

    Medical electronics must be designed to handle the increased bandwidth, high-speed interconnects inclusive of fiber optics, and high signal integrity and speed.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 10.09.20

  • Materials
    Stock vs. Custom Springs for Medtech

    Stock vs. Custom Springs for Medtech

    A review of the pros and cons for medical equipment designers.
    Online Exclusives Edward Jones, Marketing Manager, John Evans’ Sons 10.08.20

  • Cardiovascular | Digital Health
    Cleveland Clinic

    Cleveland Clinic's Top 10 Medical Inventions for 2021

    Cleveland Clinic professionals continue to predict device, technology, theme, and therapy advances.
    Slideshows Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 10.07.20

  • Contract Manufacturing | Electronics
    Innovation, Miniaturization are Top Priorities for Electronic Components Manufacturers

    Innovation, Miniaturization are Top Priorities for Electronic Components Manufacturers

    But many companies are hesitant to start new development projects while the coronavirus is still rampant.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 10.05.20

  • Tubing & Extrusion
    Extrusion Evolution

    Extrusion Evolution

    Industry needs and the pandemic both force extrusion providers to evolve rapidly to keep up with demand.
    Mark Crawford, Contributing Writer 10.01.20

  • Molding
     Little Big Parts: Micromolding Under the Microscope

    Little Big Parts: Micromolding Under the Microscope

    Minimally invasive surgery, device miniaturization, and age-related conditions are increasingly driving the need for micromolded medtech components.
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 10.01.20

  • Money Talks: MPO

    Money Talks: MPO's 2020 Salary Survey

    MPO’s annual survey of medtech employees from across the industry.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 10.01.20

  • Will Industry’s COVID-19 Recovery End Prematurely?

    Will Industry’s COVID-19 Recovery End Prematurely?

    Finally, a light at the end of the tunnel, but will it remain lit?
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 10.01.20

  • Surgical
    Hype or Hope? The Future of Surgical Robotics

    Hype or Hope? The Future of Surgical Robotics

    Recent publications suggest the U.S. performs more robotic surgery than every other country in the world.
    Maria Shepherd, President and Founder, Medi-Vantage 10.01.20

  • COVID Community: How the Pandemic Is Bringing Out the Best in Us

    COVID Community: How the Pandemic Is Bringing Out the Best in Us

    Given the brain power and generosity of our industry, I knew I could follow the wisdom of Fred Rogers’ mother and “look for the helpers.”
    Dawn A. Lissy, Founder & President, Empirical 10.01.20