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Should Insulin Pumps Be Under Stricter Surveillance?

By Bernard Banga and Nathalie Gnory -
Diabetes specialists gathered for the 50th EASD meeting have issued a joint transatlantic statement demanding stricter surveillance of insulin pumps.

Google Works on ‘Search Engine’ for Cancer, Strokes

By Thomas Klein -
Google’s latest moonshot is a swallowable pills that contains nanoparticles capable of detecting various diseases at an early stage.
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Wright Medical Becomes Dutch

By Thomas Klein -
Specialty orthopedic company Wright Medical Group has announced that it will merge with medical device company Tornier that is based in the Netherlands.
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Award Winning Design Simplifies HIV Self-Test Kit

By Adele Graham-King -
After over 2 years in development a newly designed HIV self-test kit has been created to meet the previously unmet needs of an easy-to-use device which has much lower false-positive results than earlier marketed products.

Is London the new Mecca for Medtech Start-Ups?

By Thomas Klein -
London is widely known for its thriving financial industry and the insane real estate market. Several initiatives aim to make it the top location for life science innovation.
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Is London the new Mecca for Medtech Start-Ups?

By Thomas Klein -
London is widely known for its thriving financial industry and the insane real estate market. Several initiatives aim to make it the top location for life science innovation.
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Is London the new Mecca for Medtech Start-Ups?

By Thomas Klein -
London is widely known for its thriving financial industry and the insane real estate market. Several initiatives aim to make it the top location for life science innovation.
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Novel Osteosynthesis Implants Facilitate Surgery

By Bernard Banga -
A French start-up has developed the next generation of osteosynthesis implants. These meet the specific needs of surgery on body extremities, including knees and feet.
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Novel Osteosynthesis Implants Facilitate Surgery

By Bernard Banga -
A French start-up has developed the next generation of osteosynthesis implants. These meet the specific needs of surgery on body extremities, including knees and feet.
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Fresenius Acquires Cardiovascular Services Operator

By Thomas Klein -
The world’s biggest dialysis provider, Fresenius Medical Care, announced that it will buy National Cardiovascular Partners, an operator of cardiovascular services in outpatient settings.
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