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GE Starts Sale of its Health-Care Financing Business, Sells PE Unit

By Thomas Klein -
GE received first offers for its GE Capital Healthcare Financial Services. The financial services company Capital One and Apollo Global Management made bids to buy the GE unit that offers financial services to healthcare providers.
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B. Braun Buys Dialysis Water Treatment Supplier

By Thomas Klein -
German medical devices company B.Braun said on Thursday that its hemodialysis, acute dialysis and apheresis unit Avitum has acquired the family-owned Lauer Membran Wassertechnik GmbH.
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How Does France's Programme for Assessing Medical Devices Work

By Bernard Banga -
The Chairman of the French National Committee for the Assessment of Medical Devices and Healthcare Technology gave EMDT insights into the institution’s policy, requirements and methods.
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French Court Repeals Conviction against TÜV Rheinland in PIP Case

By Thomas Klein -
The French appeal court in Aix-en-Provence found that an earlier negligence conviction in the PIP case against notified body TüV Rheinland was unfounded.
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French Court Repeals Conviction against TÜV Rheinland in PIP Case

By Thomas Klein -
The French appeal court in Aix-en-Provence found that an earlier negligence conviction in the PIP case against notified body TüV Rheinland was unfounded.
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How Novel Condoms Might Detect STIs

By Adele Graham-King -
Three teenage scientific ‘Wizz Kids’ have designed a new concept of a condom to detect STIs by changing colour. The design has won them the top prize in the UK’s TeenTech Awards in Health.
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How Novel Condoms Might Detect STIs

By Adele Graham-King -
Three teenage scientific ‘Wizz Kids’ have designed a new concept of a condom to detect STIs by changing colour. The design has won them the top prize in the UK’s TeenTech Awards in Health.
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Start-Up Develops Device to Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections

By Bruce Gain -
The Chicago-based startup SwipeSense has developed hand sanitizer dispensers with a wireless data tracking capability designed to help prevent in-hospital infections.
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Start-Up Develops Device to Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections

By Bruce Gain -
The Chicago-based startup SwipeSense has developed hand sanitizer dispensers with a wireless data tracking capability designed to help prevent in-hospital infections.
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Start-Up Develops Device to Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections

By Bruce Gain -
The Chicago-based startup SwipeSense has developed hand sanitizer dispensers with a wireless data tracking capability designed to help prevent in-hospital infections.
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