Diagnostics
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Quick Blood Test to Spot SCID In Infants

HerinaAyot - March 22, 2011

UCSF doctors have developed a test that, using just a drop of blood taken within hours of a baby’s birth, can determine whether that child has a…

Medical Innovations
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Now – A New Non-Surgical Treatment for HPV

HerinaAyot - March 22, 2011

A new non-surgical, tissue-preserving therapeutic procedure is being developed to more effectively remove HPV infection and treat precursors of cervical cancer. Photocure, a Norwegian specialty pharmaceutical company…

HIMSS Meeting Takeaways
eHealth
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eHealth
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HIMSS Meeting Takeaways

HerinaAyot - March 18, 2011

Last week we attended the 2011 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference and exhibition in Orlando, Florida, and met with many senior executives as well…

Wireless Fetal Monitor Gets FDA Clearance
Technology
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Technology
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Wireless Fetal Monitor Gets FDA Clearance

HerinaAyot - March 18, 2011

Monica Healthcare (based in the UK), has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted regulatory clearance of their Monica AN24 wireless fetal monitor…

NxThera – Vapor Ablation Therapy for BPH
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
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NxThera – Vapor Ablation Therapy for BPH

HerinaAyot - March 16, 2011

NxThera Inc., a St. Paul, Minn.-based privately held medical devices company, has added $12.6 million in Series B financing. American Medical Systems Inc. led the round, and…

RealBio – Revolutionary Cell Culture Technology
Medical Innovations
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Medical Innovations
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RealBio – Revolutionary Cell Culture Technology

HerinaAyot - March 16, 2011

For decades, researchers and scientists could either grow cell cultures in a Petri dish or use animal subjects to generate relevant data. In vitro – or Petri…

Business
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Sonitus Medical – Premier Hearing Prosthetic

HerinaAyot - March 15, 2011

Sonitus Medical, Inc., a medical device company that manufactures the world’s first non-surgical and removable hearing prosthetic to transmit sound via the teeth, recently announced that it…

Diagnostics
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First Light Develops Screening to Prevent Infections

HerinaAyot - March 11, 2011

First Light Biosciences is a development stage company developing novel medical diagnostic products for preventing and detecting healthcare associated infections. The company’s MultiPath technology, which uses digital…

Business
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Use of Light Technology Avoids Blood Clotting

HerinaAyot - March 11, 2011

ThromboVision is a medical devices company that has developed a technological platform to determine an individual’s susceptibility to thrombosis, an adverse blood clot formation that can cause…

Medical Devices
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Sphere Medical Develops Innovative Monitoring Platform

HerinaAyot - March 11, 2011

Sphere Medical is a medical device company that has developed a technological platform for the development of advanced physiological monitoring devices, including apparatuses for use in hospital’s…