All Entries in the Category : Medical

Medical devices, implantable electronics, health & fitness and disposable medical electronics.

Volcano laying off 170 workers in Rancho Cordova

San Diego-based medical device maker Volcano Corp. will be laying off 170 manufacturing employees in Rancho Cordova by Dec. 16.

: Medical |

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Launches Asia Pacific Innovation Center

Johnson & Johnson Innovation today announced the opening of the Asia Pacific Innovation Center, located in Shanghai with satellites in Singapore, Australia, and Japan.

: Medical

ZOLL to acquire Impact Instrumentation

ZOLL Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, has signed an agreement to purchase substantially all of the assets of Impact Instrumentation, a manufacturer of respiratory care products.

: Medical |

Kitron signs framework agreement with Speed Identity

Kitron’s subsidiary Kitron AB, in Jönköping, Sweden, has signed a three-year framework agreement with Speed Identity AB for production and related services for its biometric identification systems.

: EMS, Medical

Implantable Device for Remote Control Release of Drugs

Houston Methodist Research Institute scientists will receive about $1.25 million from the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space to develop an implantable device that delivers therapeutic drugs at a rate guided by remote control.

: Medical

IoT promises to cut healthcare cost

Can a profusion of IP-connected sensors on hospital equipment and patients streamline healthcare, cut waste, and lead to better clinical outcomes?

: Medical

Bos Sci CEO Dismisses Rationale For Competitors’ Consolidation

Consolidation has been a hot topic in the medtech industry in 2014 as uncertainty over the move to a value-based healthcare system has led large companies to merge with others.

: Medical