Issue 38 | 2017
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Jan 2018

OmegaFlex® introduces world's first corrugated medical gas tubing for healthcare use

OmegaFlex a global manufacturer of metal hoses has announced MediTrac as the worlds first corrugated medical tubing CMT for distribution of medical gases Unlike rigid copper tubing which is installed in numerous brazed sections and elbow joints to accommodate a facility layout MediTrac semirigid tubing installs in a single bendable length that can be routed around existing structures Made from…


Jan 2018

Hologic's Cynosure Division Launches TempSure™ Envi

Hologics Cynosure division announced today the launch of TempSure Envi an FDAcleared advanced radiofrequency device that minimizes facial fine lines and wrinkles tightens skin through soft tissue coagulation and improves the appearance of cellulite TempSure Envi is a simpler way for patients to maintain beautiful skin The device heats the deep layers of skin to regenerate collagen and improve the…


Jan 2018

Sanofi confirms deal to buy Bioverativ for $11.6 bln

French healthcare group Sanofi has agreed to buy US peer Bioverativ for billion in a deal which Sanofi said would boost its earnings and strengthen its presence in the field of treatment for rare diseases Sanofi has agreed to buy all of the outstanding shares of Bioverativ for per share in cash marking a premium of percent to Bioverativs closing…

press releases


Jan 2018

HNI Healthcare Announces Robust Series E Funding

AUSTIN TexasBUSINESS WIRE HNI Healthcare HNI announces closing million Series E financing on December The substantial funding was provided by New Yorkbased Bison Capital and Austinbased Spindletop Capital Founded by CEO Michael Gonzales HNI is dedicated to leveraging its proprietary technology and…


Jan 2018

CanniMed Therapeutics Announces Continued Discussions with Aurora

SASKATOON SaskatchewanBUSINESS WIRE CanniMed Therapeutics Inc CanniMed or the Company TSXCMED announces that it is continuing to discuss terms of a possible transaction with Aurora Cannabis Inc Aurora Therefore CanniMed and Aurora have each agreed to extend their previously announced standstill to…


Jan 2018

Anne Weeks Named as President of Northeast Region for LIBERTY Dental Plan

IRVINE CalifBUSINESS WIRE LIBERTY Dental Plan a national Dental Benefits Administrator is proud to announce that Anne Weeks has been elevated within the LIBERTY organization as President of the Northeastern US region Anne will assume these new responsibilities during a time for…

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Jan 2018

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Jan 2018

Mobile Healthcare 2018

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    CardioOncology is the care of cancer patients with cardiovascular disease While it has been a speciality for a few years in the USA and in some parts of Europe ..
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    Cervical Cancer

    In a world of abundant options awareness is a myth As humans continue to go ahead in time and develop through science and technology we no more have the time to..

Knowledge Bank

  • Interviews

    Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt. Ltd.

    Chief Technology Officer
    Cancer Genetics has always focused on translating cancer related genetic discoveries into diagnostic tests We have had success in bringing many fluorescence in situ hybridization FISH immunohistochemistry fluorescence activated cell sorting FACS and ..

  • Articles

    Photoacoustic Tomography For Vascular Imaging near Subcutaneous Tissue

    Introduction There is no doubt that advances in the performance of diagnostic imaging devices have improved the quality of medical diagnoses Due to technological improvements the image quality has dramatically increased such as the adoption of higher frequency and broadband probes in Ultrasonography US the development of stronger magnetic fields in Magnetic Resonance Imaging MRI and the incorporation of multirow…

  • Techno Trends

    New Artificial Pancreas Device System Reduces HbA1c & Hypoglycemia in T1DM

    The Artificial Pancreas AP Device System is an arrangement of devices that nearly imitates the glucose administrative capacity of a healthy pancreas Eyal Dassau PhD from Harvard University in Cambridge Mass and colleagues developed and tested a novel adaptive AP in an uncontrolled multicenter week clinical trial Most Artificial Pancreas Device Systems comprise of three sorts of devices effectively comfortable…

  • White Papers

    Order Sets: A Poka-Yoke For Clinical Decisions

    Poka unintended mistake Yoke avoid is the Japanese equivalent for error proofing This Lean Manufacturing strategy is more relevant than ever in healthcare today Why FIRST DO NO HARM The Supreme Court of India recently ordered one of the largest compensations so far in the country to a girl who lost her vision at birth in a case of medical…

  • Industry Reports

    Ellex Medical Lasers Limited (ELX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    Ellex Medical Lasers Limited Ellex is a medical technology company It develops manufactures services and distributes a comprehensive range of medical equipment for use in ophthalmic procedures The company also offers a range of thirdparty medical devices and technologies Ellexs product portfolio includes laser therapy equipment surgical techniques intraocular lenses IOLs photocoagulators and ultrasound systems for the diagnosis and treatment…

    Advisory Board

  • Pradeep Chowbey

    Pradeep Chowbey

    President - Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • Gabe Rijpma

    Gabe Rijpma

    Health and Social Services Industry Director, Public Sector Group, Microsoft Asia Pacific, Singapore
  • David A. Shore

    David A Shore

    Distinguished professor, Innovation and Change, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics.
  • Peter Gross

    Peter Gross

    Chairman, Internal Medicine, Hackensack University Medical Center, USA
  • Malcom J Underwood

    Malcom J Underwood

    Chief,Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
  • John R Adler

    John R Adler

    Dorothy & TK Chan Professor, Stanford University, USA

Editorial Section

  • Diagnostics

    Make in India for the world

    Indias leading invitro diagnostic company has been manufacturing and supplying diagnostic solutions for over years now Transasia BioMedicals Ltd has fortified its presence being recognised…