Varian unveils integrated Flash Purification System
By Staff blogger - 21 January 12:01

Varian has released the 971-FP flash purification system, equipped with intelligent sensors, automat

Neomend receives FDA approval for ProGEL
By Staff blogger - 21 January 12:00

Neomend, a provider of sealant and adhesion-prevention products for the surgical marketplace, has re

GenVec collaborates with Novartis for hearing loss treatments
By Staff blogger - 20 January 11:21

GenVec has entered into a research collaboration and license agreement with Novartis. Both firms wil

Biotie reports positive results from RA study
By Staff blogger - 20 January 11:20

Biotie has successfully completed a clinical trial with its fully human VAP-1 monoclonal antibody, B

Rexahn receives European patent for anti-cancer compound
By Staff blogger - 20 January 11:17

Rexahn, a clinical stage pharmaceutical company commercializing potential oncology and CNS therapeut

Axis Surgical reports first human patient evaluation for C-MOR
By Staff blogger - 20 January 11:15

Axis Surgical Technologies (Axis Surgical) has reported the first evaluation in human patients of it

Lancet Oncology presents study results from Qiagen's Digene HPV test
By Staff blogger - 20 January 11:13

Lancet Oncology has published results from a study of more than 90,000 Italian women which found tha

J&J accused of paying kickbacks to promote its anti-psychotic drug
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:23

The US Justice Department has filed a civil False Claims Act complaint against drug manufacturer, Jo

Isogenica’s CIS technology to aid inflammation treatment
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:20

Isogenica, UK’s therapeutic peptide company, will offer its CIS display technology to Australian dru

Vertiflex’s next generation dynamic rod successfully implanted in spinal surgery
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:19

VertiFlex, a producer of minimally invasive and motion preserving spinal surgery technologies, has r

Toshiba aids imaging at Connecticut hospital
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:18

St Luke's Lakeside Hospital, Texas, has installed Toshiba's Vantage Titan MR system for magnetic res

New disposable side-opening vaginal speculum makes hysteroscopy easy
By Staff blogger - 19 January 10:16

OBP Medical has introduced OfficeSPEC, the first disposable side-opening vaginal speculum, for offic

Nephrocare provides remote access to patient data
By Staff blogger - 18 January 11:42

Fresenius Medical Care Canada (FMCC) has acquired Canadian development and distribution rights to th

RXI researches on new compounds that fight macular degeneration
By Staff blogger - 18 January 11:40

RXi Pharmaceuticals (Rxi), along with the department of ophthalmology at the University of Massachus

Illumina introduces new, cheaper sequencing system
By Staff blogger - 18 January 11:39

Illumina, the company that offers solutions for DNA, RNA and protein analysis, has introduced the ne

Dental radiology service goes mobile
By Staff blogger - 18 January 11:38

3D Imaging of the CSRA, a mobile CT Scanning service has introduced the new NewTom Cone Beam 3D Imag

New needle-free system treats migraine instantly
By Staff blogger - 15 January 11:04

Two US-based pharmaceutical companies have launched a new needle-free delivery system in the US.

RXi Pharma's agreement benefits ocular treatment
By Staff blogger - 15 January 11:03

RXi Pharmaceuticals (Rxi) has entered into a research collaboration with the department of ophthalmo

US company to develop peptides using adhesive patch delivery system
By Staff blogger - 15 January 11:02

US-based Altea Therapeutics is working with Kai Pharmaceuticals to develop certain peptides using it

Kenta to develop antibody for staphylococcus bacteria
By Staff blogger - 15 January 11:01

Kenta Biotech has entered into an agreement with Rentschler Biotechnologie for the development of a

New live cell observation system to aid stem cell research
By Staff blogger - 15 January 11:01

The Automation Partnership (TAP), a designer and developer of automation for life science applicatio

Turning the Titanic – pursuing excellence for all
By Staff blogger - 14 January 16:04

Will financial hardship be the catalyst the NHS needs to reinvent systems and embrace innovation?

The shock of the new
By Caroline Stagg - 14 January 16:04

In 1948, when the National Health Service was born, its structures were designed to provide reliable and comprehensive medical treatment for everyone, dealing with health emergencies and one-off illness.

Swine flu, a false pandemic: Council of Europe
By Staff blogger - 13 January 11:43

The Council of Europe has alleged that pharmaceutical companies have forced the World Health Organis

Europe's cocaine users risk lives
By Staff blogger - 13 January 11:42

Researchers at the Institute of Legal Medicine in Seville, Spain found that more than three per cent

Blood pressure drugs may reduce Alzheimer's and dementia risk
By Staff blogger - 13 January 11:41

Boston researchers have found that drugs used to treat blood pressure and heart disease may cut the

UK government to ban under-18s from using sunbeds
By Staff blogger - 13 January 11:40

The UK government will back a private member's Bill which attempts to force tanning salons to cater

MRSA spread by patients moving between hospitals
By Staff blogger - 12 January 12:33

Researchers at the University Medical Centre in Groningen in the Netherlands, found that the
Methi

IS Pharma gets exclusive License for Aequasyal
By Staff blogger - 12 January 12:31

UK based IS Pharma gets exclusive License and Supply rights for Aequasyal oral spray manufactured by

Merck and Hikma to market BioCryst drug
By Staff blogger - 12 January 12:30

German drug maker Merck and the UK firm Hikma Pharmaceutical will jointly market Alabama-based BioCr

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