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Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border venture financing deals total $1.7bn globally in May 2021

June 22, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

The $540m venture financing of Noom was the medical devices industry’s top cross border venture financing deal as total deals worth $1.7bn were announced globally in May 2021, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked an increase of 72.9% […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

General Surgery Devices Market Continuing its Growth in H1 2021

June 1, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

The COVID-19 pandemic led to an unprecedented number of postponed and cancelled elective surgical procedures in 2020, substantially negatively impacting the general surgery devices market, especially in its worst hit months of April and May. While many of the general […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry venture financing deals total $912.88m in Asia-Pacific in Q1 2021

May 17, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

Led by $150m venture financing of WuXi Diagnostic Investment (Cayman), total medical devices industry venture financing deals worth $912.88m were announced in Asia-Pacific in Q1 2021, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 37.04% over the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medtronic unveils paediatric monitor to detect airway obstruction 

May 11, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

The SonarMed airway monitoring system consists of a bedside monitor and a single-use sensor. Using acoustic technology, the device examines ETT obstruction and confirms the real-time position. This offers vital data needed for informed decisions on treating neonates and infants. […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Device Regulation for non-medical products

May 10, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

Contact lenses, dermal fillers, machines for laser treatment for body hair removal… all products without medical purpose that will fall under the Medical Device Regulation as of 25 May 2020. The manufacturers must comply to the new regulation, but do […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

North America’s medical devices industry saw a rise of 34.83% in cross border deal activity in Q1 2021

May 6, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

Led by $635m acquisition of Capsule Technologies, North America’s medical devices industry saw a rise of 34.83% in cross border deal activity during Q1 2021, when compared to the last four-quarter average, according to GlobalData’s deals database. A total of […]


Innovation, Med Tech, Medical Devices

FDA grants Investigational Device Exemption to AgNovos’ spine device

April 19, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) to AgNovos Healthcare’s latest investigational product, the AGN1 Local Osteo-enhancement Procedure (LOEP) Small Volume (SV) kit. This kit is an investigational device for treating stable but […]


Innovation, Med Tech, Medical Devices

Accelerating Medical Device Innovation with Regulatory Science Tools

April 8, 2021

Via: Health IT Answers

Progress in science and technology offers extraordinary opportunities to develop innovative medical products that can save lives and lead to better treatments, better diagnostics and better care for patients. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is committed to advancing the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Implantable sensor based on gold nanoparticles revolutionizes medical diagnostics

April 6, 2021

Via: The Medical News

The idea of implantable sensors that continuously transmit information on vital values and concentrations of substances or drugs in the body has fascinated physicians and scientists for a long time. Such sensors enable the constant monitoring of disease progression and […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Hardy Diagnostics unveils Matrix-Assisted laser instrument

April 5, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

Hardy Diagnostics, in partnership with Autobio, has launched the Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionized Time of Flight instrument. The device, which is otherwise known as MALDI-TOF, offers high-speed detection and taxonomical classification of bacteria, yeasts and filamentous fungi based on proteomic fingerprinting. […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border deals total $545.3m globally in February 2021

March 24, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

Total medical devices industry cross border deals worth $545.3m were announced globally for February 2021, with the $108m private equity deal with Mainstay Medical International being the sector’s biggest investment, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Ava to commence trial of fertility tracker device for Covid-19 detection

March 24, 2021

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

Digital healthcare company Ava is set to commence the study of a wearable fertility tracker device to detect Covid-19 infection in real-time and alert individuals to get tested or self-isolate prior to symptom onset. The Ava Fertility Tracker is primarily […]


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3D microscopy analysis provides accurate recreation of human glioblastoma’s features

February 19, 2021

Via: The Medical News

Researchers at the Institut de Neurociències obtained a highly accurate recreation of human glioblastoma’s features using a novel 3D microscopy analysis. The study, published in the journal Acta Neuropathologica Communications, provides new information to help with the diagnose, by finding […]


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Hospital interest in patient monitoring tools rising, survey finds

February 9, 2021

Via: Healthcare Dive

The feedback from hospitals purchasing executives, gathered in the fourth quarter of 2020, shows capital equipment budgets remain resilient in the face of COVID-19. Most purchasing executives expect their capital budgets to grow rather than shrink: 64% of managers predict […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Wirelessly rechargeable soft brain implant controls brain cells

January 26, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

A group of KAIST researchers and collaborators have engineered a tiny brain implant that can be wirelessly recharged from outside the body to control brain circuits for long periods of time without battery replacement. The device is constructed of ultra-soft […]