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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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New miniaturized, wireless monitoring system for heart failure patients
NewsMedical, October 20, 2014
EpiBone: the next industrial revolution will be about life itself
Wired, October 20, 2014
DNA nano-foundries cast to form precise 3D nanomaterials
Materials Today, October 20, 2014
FDA permits marketing of urinary prosthesis device for women
Medical News Today, October 19, 2014
LaVision BioTec report on users of light sheet microscopy in the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
NewsMedical, October 19, 2014
4 Ways Cameras Are Changing Healthcare
Forbes, October 19, 2014
NAMS set to launch first-ever menopause mobile app
NewsMedical, October 19, 2014
FDA Approves World’s First Drug-Coated Angioplasty Balloon Catheter
MDDI, October 18, 2014
Philips and Dutch Radboud University Medical Center Debut Wearable Diagnostic Prototype for Chronic Illness
eHealthNews.eu, October 18, 2014
Transcense App Transcribes Everyday Conversations for Deaf Folks (VIDEO)
Medgadget, October 18, 2014
Ultrasmall, Millimeter-Size Wireless Health Sensors Detect Pulse And Pressure
Neomatica, October 18, 2014
Vanderbilt engineers develop robotic device for less invasive epilepsy surgery
NewsMedical, October 17, 2014
Fluorescent, Magnetic Nanoparticles Aid Bioimaging
Photonics, October 17, 2014
Medtronic Verify System to Identify Incontinence Patients Eligible for Sacral Neurostimulation
Medgadget, October 17, 2014
Researcher: FDA Cyber Security Guidance Will Help ‘Stop the Bleeding’
MDDI, October 17, 2014
Making Healthcare Like the Movie ‘Her': A Conversation about Invisibles
MDDI, October 17, 2014
Primerdesign develops simple diagnostic test solution to contain 2014 Ebola outbreak
NewsMedical, October 17, 2014
Ascom Launches a New Solution for Integrated Workflow Intelligence in Healthcare
eHealthNews.eu, October 17, 2014
Novel Nanoparticles Help Photodynamic Therapy Take a Deeper Dive
Medgadget, October 17, 2014
Smart sub-dermal implants could control your life
Wired, October 17, 2014
Slippery When Coated: Helping Medical Devices Prevent Blood Clots
NPR, October 17, 2014
New Technique Enables Increasingly Accurate PET Scan
eHealthNews.eu, October 16, 2014
Could Bucking Medtech Industry Trends Be Good Business?
MDDI, October 16, 2014
RNA Molecules in Urine and Tissue Can Detect Prostate Cancer
Bioscience Technology, October 16, 2014
HIPAA-Compliant Mobile Apps Mean Better Patient Engagement
MDDI, October 16, 2014
Signing robot developed as chatty companion for the elderly
Gizmag, October 16, 2014
BioHorizons launches MinerOss X for dental implant site development procedures
NewsMedical, October 16, 2014
Molecular diagnostics and blood screening systems: an interview with Dr Bos and Dr Koppelman
NewsMedical, October 16, 2014
Microbubbles Help Ultrasound See Blood Vasculature Like Never Before
Medgadget, October 16, 2014
DiabeticWatchers launches web-based app to create awareness, prevention of diabetes
NewsMedical, October 15, 2014
NCI awards $1.4M grant to Advanced Cell Diagnostics to develop diagnostic test for B-cell NHLs
NewsMedical, October 15, 2014
Chronic contact allergy from metal orthopedic implant linked to aggressive form of skin cancer
NewsMedical, October 15, 2014
Bio-inspired “nano-cocoons” offer targeted drug delivery against cancer
R&D Mag, October 15, 2014
Lung cancer can be detected much earlier using lab-on-a-chip technology
NewsMedical, October 15, 2014
New cells meant to form blood vessels developed, treat peripheral artery disease
ScienceDaily, October 15, 2014
HerStory app helps women with breast cancer to share their voices with other patients
NewsMedical, October 15, 2014
Children to be implanted with 3D printed ears
The Telegraph, October 15, 2014
Advanced Imaging System Superior to Human Eye
Photonics, October 15, 2014
UK ‘one-stop shop’ for regenerative medicines advice
PharmaTimes, October 14, 2014
Flow Health Hub Concept to Bring Lab Testing Into Home
Medgadget, October 14, 2014
Bioprinted 3-D Device Aids Blood Detoxification
Bioscience Technology, October 14, 2014
Researchers explore effect of email exchanges between patients and physicians
NewsMedical, October 14, 2014
FDA Panel Gives Cautious Endorsement To Novel Boston Scientific Device
Forbes, October 14, 2014
Laser neurosurgery tool receives Health Canada license as Class 4 medical device
BioOptics World, October 14, 2014
C3BS inks preferred access agreement with Mayo Clinic
NewsMedical, October 14, 2014
Dissolvable silicon circuits and sensors
Medical News Today, October 13, 2014
Man Locked-In After Stroke Communicates Again via Brain-Computer Interface
Medgadget, October 13, 2014
Prosthetic hand recreates feeling of cotton bud touch
New Scientist, October 13, 2014
Rapid Ebola Detector Identifies Infected Patients in About an Hour
Medgadget, October 13, 2014
Minimally invasive valve-repair procedures offer hope for patients who have heart-valve problems
NewsMedical, October 13, 2014

London Events

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CoMPLEX Seminar Series
Tuesday 21 October, 2014
UCL EPSRC CDT in Medical Imaging Event Series
Tuesday 21 October, 2014
IBME Monthly Seminar
Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Mobile health technology intervention for cancer patients: Prof. Nora Kearney
Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Medtech meets Lifestyle: A New Convergence
Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Image Computing for Probe-based Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy
Monday 27 October, 2014
Stem cells at lunch
Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Farr Internal Speaker Seminar series
Wednesday 29 October, 2014
UCL EPSRC CDT in Medical Imaging Event Series
Tuesday 4 November, 2014
The medical, social and engineering challenges in developing effective neuroprotective therapies for multiple sclerosis
Wednesday 5 November, 2014
Translating 1-D Modelling to the Clinic: Progress and Challenges
Wednesday 12 November, 2014
LRMN & Thermo Fisher Scientific
Wednesday 12 November, 2014
UCL EPSRC CDT in Medical Imaging Event Series
Tuesday 18 November, 2014
IBME Monthly Seminar
Wednesday 19 November, 2014
Recent advances in the tribology and bioengineering of the skin
Tuesday 25 November, 2014
UCL EPSRC CDT in Medical Imaging Event Series
Tuesday 2 December, 2014
Mechanics, nanoparticles and growth factors in tissue regeneration
Wednesday 3 December, 2014
Mathematical models of tissue engineering
Wednesday 10 December, 2014
IBME Monthly Seminar
Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Queen Mary University of London Life Sciences Conference
15 December, 2014 - 16 December, 2014
Material-driven protein assembly to engineer the cellular microenvironment
Wednesday 17 December, 2014
Biomechanical Engineering Group Seminar
Wednesday 14 January, 2015
MHealth Conference
27 January, 2015 - 28 January, 2015

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