medical devices

European life sciences investment group, LSP has successfully raised €280 million in funding, which will be used to invest in private companies with innovative healthcare products in the field of medical devices, diagnostics and digital health. more

13 Dec 2017 12:02 News

Global contract research organisation with a focus on medical devices and IVDs, Factory CRO, has acquired MileStone Research Organization — a San Diego based company. more

31 Oct 2017 11:37 News

In this article, François Feig, head of Global General Medicine and Endocrinology, Merck, explores technological advancements in healthcare and how they can be used to improve patients’ lives. more

20 Sep 2017 11:49 Opinion

In this next instalment of our ‘Meet the maker’ series, we talk with Wendy Dwyer who was recently appointed as chief business officer of Portal Instruments — a Series B funded, clinical stage medical device company focused on advanced drug delivery. more

8 Sep 2017 10:30 Opinion

Taking a fresh look at counterfeiting in pharma and medical devices: from root cause to current solution more

7 Aug 2017 14:43 Webinars

The FDA has released a statement regarding plans that help regulate digital health technologies. more

20 Jun 2017 10:08 News

On 4 May, the in vitro diagnostic medical device industry will gather in Dublin for an All-Ireland IVD Symposium on the new European regulation. more

3 May 2017 11:52 News

The US Senate has passed the 21st Century Cure Act which could have significant implications for the regulation of both medicine and medical devices more

9 Dec 2016 10:33 News

Clariant, has teamed up with SICPA, security solutions provider to develop Plastiward – integrated protection for plastic pharmaceutical packaging or medical devices. more

22 Nov 2016 10:11 News

A recent report, released by non-profit organisation for packaging and processing technologies, PMMI has shown that the US is the largest market for pharmaceutical and medical devices. more

7 Nov 2016 10:00 News

Amit Salvi, ELC Group, provides a regulatory overview of medical devices more

22 Feb 2016 09:28 Opinion

Weber explains how medical device manufacturers can keep on track with UDI requirements more

19 Nov 2015 15:34 Opinion

Researchers have developed an intestinal patch device containing insulin that can be swallowed in a capsule more

6 Nov 2015 10:49 News

£16.9 million is being invested by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Philips in a joint venture that supports medical device and health technology start-ups in Israel over the next eight years. more

2 Jul 2015 12:20 News

Protagen, a company developing advanced diagnostic tools to address severe autoimmune diseases, has received the ISO 13485 certification and now officially complies with the internationally recognised quality standard for medical devices. more

24 Jun 2015 17:05 News

A game-based learning platform from PTI has evolved into a fully customisable 3D virtual environment, capable of reflecting a client’s real world site or facilities and allowing learners to interact with a familiar environment and each other. more

12 Jun 2015 14:10 Technology

Cecilia Mendy, Owen Mumford, reveals the current and future initiatives at this drug delivery device business more

20 May 2015 00:00 News

UPS held a ribbon-cutting ceremony in the state of Mexico on 4 April, celebrating the addition of three healthcare-dedicated facilities to address high-growth medical device and pharmaceutical consumption markets throughout Latin America. more

4 Apr 2014 14:21 Technology

After extensive inspection and qualification by the Main Pharmaceutical Inspectorate in Poland, the Certificate GIF –IW-N-4000/WTC432/14/13 allows SteriPack Poland to pack medicinal products. more

6 Mar 2014 17:06 Technology

Focusing on validation at the outset of medical product development will help avoid delays and frustration in trying to get these products to market, experts warn. The importance of factoring in validation requirements at the start of the... more

14 Feb 2014 11:25 Technology