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24th July 2015

New bench-top clinical chemistry analyzer launched by EKF Diagnostics at AACC 2015

EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, announces the international launch of the Altair™ 240 clinical chemistry analyzer at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry’s (AACC) Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo in Atlanta, Ga, 26-30 July. This new bench-top platform represents EKF Diagnostics’ first fully integrated chemistry system designed for the global market….

14th July 2015

Sharp Packaging Solutions white paper on ‘Product Serialisation to Advance Pharmaceutical Authentication and Patient Safety’

Sharp Packaging Solutions, part of UDG Healthcare plc (LON: UDG), the leading international provider of healthcare services, has launched an informative white paper on the challenges around serialisation titled “Product Serialisation to Advance Pharmaceutical Authentication and Patient Safety”. Counterfeiting and product diversion are major problems faced by the global pharmaceutical industry. In 2007, the World…

01st July 2015

Acuitas Medical receives FDA clearance for fineSA® software

  Acuitas Medical Ltd, a developer of analysis software for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), has received market clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its fineSA software. fineSA is a software package that analyzes MRI data and determines the spacing of structural elements within a region of interest at a resolution…

09th June 2015

International development through innovation and collaboration: Expert Advice from EEN & BIC Innovation

In Life Sciences, finding new partners for collaboration is a key driver for innovation and growth. Looking for a commercial opportunity is a business basic, but how do you find your new markets, new technology or specific R&D? Even in the age of the information superhighway there is no substitute for those hard miles on…

14th May 2015

Magstim Announces FDA (510k) Clearance of rTMS (Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) Therapy System

The Magstim Company Ltd, an innovative and award winning Wales-based medical device manufacturer, has received FDA 510(k) clearance to market its Magstim Rapid2 Therapy System for the treatment of drug resistant Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in the United States. The clearance enables Magstim to significantly increase access to cutting-edge Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) technology…

27th April 2015

Momentum Bioscience Ltd secures CE marking for the first of its range of innovative diagnostic products

Momentum Bioscience Ltd is pleased to announce that it has CE marked Cognitor® Minus, the first in a range of products for the hospital microbiology laboratory utilising ETGA®. ETGA® is a novel technology for the rapid, universal detection of viable bacteria & fungi. Cognitor® products are designed for the rapid detection/exclusion of infection, assisting clinicians…

23rd January 2015

Introducing LifeStories

  The planning and production of our new LifeStories publication is well underway and we need your stories. LifeStories magazine will be dedicated to promoting the increasingly successful Welsh Life science industry sector to a worldwide audience. Take this opportunity to tell your greatest story from the past year whether it is of a new…

10th December 2014

UK HealthTech 2014 a success for the sector

The UK HealthTech Conference opened its doors for a third time on 4th December at the St David’s Hotel and Spa, Cardiff. MediWales delivered this popular event and with 250 professionals, clinicians and industry specialists, from around the world. Continued support from Health Research Wales allowed all NHS staff to attend the day for free….

03rd December 2014

UK HealthTech 2014 is almost here

The UK HealthTech Conference is set to open its doors for a third time on 4th December at the St David’s Hotel and Spa, Cardiff. MediWales is delivering this popular event and with 250 professionals, clinicians and industry specialists, from around the world, already registered attendance is up by 25% on last year’s figures. Continued…

04th July 2013

MediWales: ABHI Regulatory and Procurement Seminar

  On July 1st, MediWales ran a Regulatory and Procurement Seminar which was hosted by Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Johnson & Johnson at Pencoed.   Attracting over 70 delegates, this event highlighted the new Medical Device Directive and the implications of implementing UDI systems for manufacturers of medical devices as well as its implementation in healthcare…