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31st May 2016

Renishaw contributes to digital evolution of cranial surgery

From complex reconstructive facial surgery to orthopaedic and trauma surgery, advances in additive manufacturing have inspired a growing number of progressive surgeons to commission metal 3D printed patient specific implants (PSIs) and cutting guides for both complex and straightforward procedures. Case studies are emerging which provide compelling evidence that the surgeons embracing this technology over…

31st May 2016

Wireless monitoring platform by Isansys is transforming patient care around the world

Isansys Lifecare, a new generation digital healthcare company, sees rapidly increasing global demand for its Patient Status Engine wireless patient monitoring platform, as it ships more systems to hospitals in India, Germany, Scotland and Norway The company’s 2nd generation system, launched earlier this year, is now being used in ground-breaking clinical work around the world. This new technology…

31st May 2016

DTR Medical is supporting clinical development in ENT, neurosurgery and gynaecology

As a leading provider of sterile single-use surgical instruments, DTR Medical is increasingly involved in supporting clinicians who are helping the development of services around the world. The company sees this as an opportunity to give something back to its customers when they are often volunteering for something they believe in passionately. Around the world Support…

27th May 2016

BIA launches briefing paper on orphan medicinal products to coincide with European Conference on Rare Diseases & Orphan Products

BIA launches briefing paper on orphan medicinal products to coincide with European Conference on Rare Diseases & Orphan Products The BIA has today launched a new briefing paper on Orphan Medicinal Products that looks into the 15 year application of the Orphan Regulation in Europe. The launch of the paper coincides with the European Conference…

27th May 2016

Job Vacancy: Senior Industry Manager

The Senior Industry Manager will have responsibility for implementing the Welsh Government’s Industry Engagement policy by developing and maintaining strong strategic relationships with key industry partners. A key element of the role will involve identifying, building and managing relationships, liaising across all relevant stakeholders. Closing Date: 06/06/2016 Click here to apply and for further information

25th May 2016

The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, announces new Welsh Government Cabinet and Ministers

Taking Wales Forward: The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, has announced his new Cabinet and Ministers as the Welsh Government begins its ambitious programme to build a united, connected and sustainable Wales. The First Minister said: “I am delighted to introduce the team who will be taking Wales forward over the next 5 years. They…

24th May 2016

BBI Solutions launches NGAL Antibodies to help in the fight against a global healthcare challenge; Acute Kidney Injury

As of today, BBI Solutions (BBI) has introduced a new monoclonal antibody to its essential range of reagents for diagnostic assays. NGAL is a new early marker for Acute Kidney Injury (AKI). AKI is sudden damage to the kidneys that causes them to not work properly. It can range from minor loss of kidney function…

19th May 2016

PCI Pharma Services welcomes Pieter-Jan Vos as Business Development Manager in its international sales team

Leading pharmaceutical outsourcing services provider PCI Pharma Services has announced the appointment of Pieter-Jan Vos as Business Development Manager in its International Clinical Services division, with responsibility for Germany, The Netherlands and Switzerland. As part of the established International Business Development Team, Pieter-Jan joins PCI Clinical Services to support clients with a full suite of…

19th May 2016

Job Vacancy: ARCH Programme Director

“ARCH is a unique proposition. Nothing of this scale or complexity has been attempted in Wales before.” ARCH Chair Professor Andrew Davies ARCH (A Regional Collaboration for Health) is a unique partnership between ABMU Health Board, Hywel Dda University Health Board and Swansea University. The ARCH Programme is a collaboration which brings together health and science…

17th May 2016

Tecomet achieves faster cleaning of bone implants with Ultrawave’s neon series

Tecomet is a leading global source of innovative medical device solutions, including orthopaedic implants, surgical instruments, and sterilisation cases and trays. The company’s 2,800 employees provide design, development and worldwide production capabilities for these products to customers in the orthopaedic industry and others. The company manufactures bone implants for use in surgery, which naturally demand…