All Entries in the Category : Medical

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

Philips buys medical-device maker Volcano

Dutch conglomerate Royal Philips NV is paying $1.2 billion to buy medical-device maker Volcano Corp., which was founded in Rancho Cordova.

: Medical, Telecom |

Analogic expects fines in BK Medical’s Danish bribery beef

Analogic (NSDQ:ALOG) said it will likely face fines from the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, the Justice Dept. or both, resulting from a probe into an alleged scheme to bribe Danish distributors.

: Medical |

Smiths Medical will move HQ to Plymouth

Medical-device maker Smiths Medical will move its headquarters from Arden Hills to Plymouth and relocate some out-of-state jobs to the new site, the company announced Thursday.

: Medical

Organic electronics could lead to cheap, wearable medical sensors

Future fitness trackers could soon add blood-oxygen levels to the list of vital signs measured with new technology developed by engineers at UC Berkeley.

: Medical, R&D, Wearables

Apple’s new move: Health R&D center to be built in Yokohama

SILICON VALLEY — Silence speaks volumes when it comes to Apple of the U.S.

: Medical

Nanotechnology and 3D printing create contact lens with embedded LED

(Nanowerk News) As part of a project demonstrating new 3-D printing techniques, Princeton researchers have embedded tiny light-emitting diodes into a standard contact lens, allowing the device to project beams of colored light.

: Medical, Wearables

FDA gives the green light to Stimwave’s mini spinal cord stimulator

Stimwave Technologies won the FDA’s 510(k) clearance for a wireless neuromodulation anti-pain device created with the idea that “smaller is better.”

: Medical