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RFID Technology Gains Traction in Healthcare, but Hurdles Remain

By Bruce Gain -
The healthcare sector is increasingly adopting radio frequency identification (RFID) cabinets in Europe to help improve inventory management, but suppliers face challenges before the technology’s full potential will be realized.
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RFID Technology Gains Traction in Healthcare, but Hurdles Remain

By Bruce Gain -
The healthcare sector is increasingly adopting radio frequency identification (RFID) cabinets in Europe to help improve inventory management, but suppliers face challenges before the technology’s full potential will be realized.
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Swedish Elekta Sues US competitor Varian Medical for Patent Infringement

By thomas Klein -
The Stockholm-based manufacturer of radiation treatment devices Elekta said that it has filed a lawsuit against its competitor Varian Medical Systems accusing the US company of patent infringement.
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Swedish Elekta Sues US competitor Varian Medical for Patent Infringement

By thomas Klein -
The Stockholm-based manufacturer of radiation treatment devices Elekta said that it has filed a lawsuit against its competitor Varian Medical Systems accusing the US company of patent infringement.
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Philips Strikes $500m Deal with American Hospital Chain

By Thomas Klein -
Philips announced on Tuesday that it has signed a $500m contract with the US clinic chain Westchester Medical Center Health Network.

Novel Handheld Device Might Revolutionize Emergency Diagnostics

By Thomas Klein -
Philips is working on a point-of-care testing technology that detects disease biomarkers in picomolar concentrations in the blood within minutes.
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India Publishes Draft to Reform Medical Device Regulation

By Thomas Klein -
A draft policy issued by the Indian federal Department of Pharmaceuticals proposes to establish a autonomous National Medical Device Authority and set price caps for certain devices.
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Innovative Optical Camera to Allow Bedside Lymph Node Tumour Diagnosis

By Adele Graham-King -
Researchers based at the University of Leicester and the University of Nottingham in the UK have created a miniaturized hybrid gamma camera to allow detection and diagnosis of lymph node tumours at the bedside.
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Innovative Optical Camera to Allow Bedside Lymph Node Tumour Diagnosis

By Adele Graham-King -
Researchers based at the University of Leicester and the University of Nottingham in the UK have created a miniaturized hybrid gamma camera to allow detection and diagnosis of lymph node tumours at the bedside.
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Innovative Optical Camera to Allow Bedside Lymph Node Tumour Diagnosis

By Adele Graham-King -
Researchers based at the University of Leicester and the University of Nottingham in the UK have created a miniaturized hybrid gamma camera to allow detection and diagnosis of lymph node tumours at the bedside.
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