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The IBME aims to be the world’s fastest and most cost-effective deliverer of patient benefit by harnessing the power of university-based innovation and experimental medicine in the UK.

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International Research News

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Robotic Surgery Tool Treats Previously Inoperable Head and Neck Cancer
Bioscience Technology, December 18, 2014
Molecular Testing To Drive Infectious Diseases Diagnostics Market
MDDI, December 18, 2014
‘Smart skin’ could give prosthetics sense of touch
Wired, December 18, 2014
Clay composites modelled in ‘virtual lab’
BBC News, December 18, 2014
Montreal Heart Institute surgeons develop free aortic surgery app
NewsMedical, December 18, 2014
Princeton Scientists 3D Printing LEDs Into Contact Lenses
Medgadget, December 18, 2014
New approach makes Ti implant more like bone
Materials Today, December 18, 2014
Zinc blood test could lead to early diagnosis of breast cancer
Gizmag, December 18, 2014
Meniscus regenerated with 3-D-printed implant
R&D Mag, December 17, 2014
Huggable diagnostic teddy on ‘tech for good’ list
Wired, December 17, 2014
Organic blood-oxygen sensor can be stuck on like a Band-Aid
Gizmag, December 17, 2014
Transparent spheres simplify 3-D nanolithography
Photonics, December 17, 2014
Scientists develop new technique to get detailed images of mouse neurons
NewsMedical, December 17, 2014
TRINITY Transcatheter Aortic Valve System Now for Transfemoral Delivery (VIDEO)
Medgadget, December 17, 2014
Eye Doctor Entrepreneur: Preventing Blindness One App At A Time
Forbes, December 16, 2014
Custom Cranial Implant Company Aims For Big Push In 2015
MDDI, December 16, 2014
A European Blueprint for the Deployment of Telemedicine
eHealthNews.eu, December 16, 2014
Your retirement may include a robot helper
MIT Technology Review, December 16, 2014
Medtech winners of 2014: Google
MDDI, December 16, 2014
Latest version of iMedX Mobile app released for physicians
NewsMedical, December 16, 2014
4 Interesting tech trends in patient monitoring
Forbes, December 16, 2014
Flexible Pulse Oximeter Based on Organic Electronics
Medgadget, December 16, 2014
HDM introduces new Z1 Auto CPAP that customizes therapy by monitoring pressure requirements
NewsMedical, December 15, 2014
Rey Colon launches telemedicine platform to help healthcare providers meet rising medical needs
NewsMedical, December 15, 2014
Research highlights potential of computers to enhance quality of care, medical outcomes
NewsMedical, December 15, 2014
Medtech winners of 2014: Proteus Digital Health
MDDI, December 15, 2014
Microneedles allow samping interstitial fluid, deliver drugs Painlessly
Medgadget, December 15, 2014
NIHR recognises research study that aims to develop simple saliva test for gum diseases
NewsMedical, December 15, 2014
New ‘electronic skin’ for prosthetics, robotics
Bioscience Technology, December 15, 2014
New fluorescence-imaging agent could improve diagnosis, guide surgeons during tumor removal
NewsMedical, December 14, 2014
UTHealth receives $7.3 million grant to research on health information technology
NewsMedical, December 14, 2014
Highly specific fluorescent nanoparticles could enable personalized medicine
BioOptics World, December 14, 2014
Hype around healthcare wearables runs into reality
Forbes, December 14, 2014
With acquisition Welch Allyn ventures into telemedicine
MDDI, December 13, 2014
Prestigious awards recognise Northern Ireland Electronic Care Record for outstanding informatics
eHealthNews.eu, December 13, 2014
Here’s a unique example of providers adopting mHealth devices
MDDI, December 13, 2014
Healthcare, poverty, and technology: Connecting the dots
MDDI, December 13, 2014
Your medical device part has failed—now what?
MDDI, December 13, 2014
Adapted Wii games aid in stroke victim rehab
Gizmag, December 12, 2014
Medtech winners of 2014: Edwards Lifesciences
MDDI, December 12, 2014
New multimodal molecular imaging probe for diagnosing breast tumors and guiding surgical resection
Medgadget, December 12, 2014
New hope for tackling signs of aging in the future
Bioscience Technology, December 12, 2014
Social interaction may preserve health literacy in seniors
CBC, December 12, 2014
Development of inexpensive hydrolyzable polymer will impact drug delivery, tissue engineering
Medical News Today, December 12, 2014
NIH funds robots to assist people with disabilities
Bioscience Technology, December 11, 2014
Medtech winners of 2014: Clinical Wearables
MDDI, December 11, 2014
Walgreens joins MDLive to access doctors via telehealth
Forbes, December 11, 2014
IRC plans to deploy electronic medical records in fight against Ebola
NewsMedical, December 11, 2014
Medical device cybersecurity, terrorism, and a leap too far?
MDDI, December 11, 2014
Saint-Gobain Seals provides OmniSeal® spring-energized seals to OEM’s in the medical miniature motor market
NewsMedical, December 10, 2014

London Events

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Solutions: exploring the influence of science and technology on prostate cancer
Friday 19 December, 2014
RSC Biomaterials Chamistry SIG
5 January, 2015 - 6 January, 2015
The STEM of Music
Tuesday 6 January, 2015
Biomechanical Engineering Group Seminar
Wednesday 14 January, 2015
The Dark Side of the Genome: What do IncRNAs do?’
Wednesday 14 January, 2015
Venture research and other adventures: are we getting the most out of UK research?
Wednesday 14 January, 2015
Venture research and other adventures: are we getting the most out of UK research?
Wednesday 14 January, 2015
New anti-aging interventions: PI3K inhibition, and reprogramming-induced regeneration
Wednesday 21 January, 2015
IBME Monthly Seminar
Wednesday 21 January, 2015
MHealth Conference
27 January, 2015 - 28 January, 2015
IOP Biological Physics Prize Lecture
Wednesday 28 January, 2015
Safety Management of Medical Devices
Tuesday 3 February, 2015
Micro-brains and microfluidics: new approaches to prion(-like) activity
Wednesday 11 February, 2015
Stem cells and skin cancer
Wednesday 11 February, 2015
Harnessing Digital Technology for Health Behaviour Change
24 February, 2015 - 25 February, 2015
Crick symposium
Wednesday 25 February, 2015
Funding Epidemiology and Public Health Research in the UK
Thursday 19 March, 2015
Sensors in Medicine 2015
24 March, 2015 - 25 March, 2015

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