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Cooperation Project Provides Reality Check for Academic Ideas

By Thomas Klein -
A cooperation between University College London and design firm ITL aims to improve the success chances of young researchers to develop ideas for medical devices to market maturity.
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Cooperation Project Provides Reality Check for Academic Ideas

By Thomas Klein -
A cooperation between University College London and design firm ITL aims to improve the success chances of young researchers to develop ideas for medical devices to market maturity.
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Cooperation Project Provides Reality Check for Academic Ideas

By Thomas Klein -
A cooperation between University College London and design firm ITL aims to improve the success chances of young researchers to develop ideas for medical devices to market maturity.
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Where Are We With the New Medical Device Directive?

By Thomas Klein -
Lately, it has been awfully quiet with regard to the much-dreaded revision of the Medical Device Directive. We asked Neil Adams, director operations and delivery at BSI Group, to bring us up-to-date.

Siemens Reorganizes Healthcare Management as Profits Dip

By Thomas Klein -
Siemens announced this week that Hermann Requardt is stepping down as CEO of the company’s healthcare division. At the same time, the earnings report shows that the division had a relatively weak year 2014.
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Start-Up Builds Hearing Aid in the Size of a Coffee Bean

By Adele Graham-King -
A German start-up company headed by Serbian Geography Professor Nevena Zivic has created a hearing aid of the size of a coffee bean with a battery in the size of a grain of rice using micro-moulding and nano-technologies.
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Start-Up Builds Hearing Aid in the Size of a Coffee Bean

By Adele Graham-King -
A German start-up company headed by Serbian Geography Professor Nevena Zivic has created a hearing aid of the size of a coffee bean with a battery in the size of a grain of rice using micro-moulding and nano-technologies.
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Start-Up Builds Hearing Aid in the Size of a Coffee Bean

By Adele Graham-King -
A German start-up company headed by Serbian Geography Professor Nevena Zivic has created a hearing aid of the size of a coffee bean with a battery in the size of a grain of rice using micro-moulding and nano-technologies.
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Why Picking the Right Tray for Medical Devices Requires a Team Effort

By Thomas Klein -
Choosing the handling tray that meets all the requirements for a particular medical device and the automation process is no easy task. Manufacturer, automation provider and packaging company need to compromise to find the ideal solution.

Nanobots Designed for More Efficient Drug Delivery

By Bruce Gain -
Researchers from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), say they have developed nanoparticle-size robots they say could one day safely carry drugs to where they need to go inside the human body.
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