News - 18 Aug 2009
Microscopic magnetic particles have been used to bring stem cells to sites of cardiovascular injury in a new method designed to increase the capacity of cells to repair damaged tissue, UCL scientists...
News - 25 Sep 2008
Philips Research and the University of Urbino (Urbino, Italy) have signed a research agreement to study the encapsulation of magnetic nanoparticle contrast agents inside living blood cells to prolong...
News - 1 Jun 2007
MIV Therapeutics, a leading developer of next-generation biocompatible coatings and advanced drug delivery systems for cardiovascular stents and other implantable medical devices, today announced the...
News - 17 Apr 2004
Ethicon Products today announced the introduction of a revolutionary needle to its line of top-selling sutures. MultiPass™ Needles provide surgeons with sharper, stronger needles that provide...
News - 16 Jan 2019
Tekni-Plex will present a paper on Improving Tolerance During Manufacturing: Polymer Mandrels Applications for Interventional Catheter Development on Tuesday, February 5, during the MD&M West...
News - 27 Jan 2009
The futuristic technology of the Six Million Dollar Man -specifically a part metal and part flesh human being - won't be exclusive to Hollywood anymore. While the main character in the Six Million...
News - 7 Aug 2017
A pioneering new study is set to help surgeons repair hearts without damaging precious tissue.
A team of scientists from Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), The University of Manchester,...
Article - 5 Dec 2018
This article discusses the role that semiconductors are playing in changing healthcare.
News - 30 Jul 2008
Ultra-miniature bialy-shaped particles - called nanobialys because they resemble tiny versions of the flat, onion-topped rolls popular in New York City - could soon be carrying medicinal compounds...
News - 11 Dec 2018
Over one in eight people aged 75 and older in the US develop moderate-to-severe blockage of the aortic valve in their hearts, commonly caused by calcified deposits that accumulate on the valve’s...