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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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Novel ‘designer’ nanodevice could improve cancer diagnostics, treatment
NewsMedical, October 22, 2014
FDA approves a new ultrasound imaging agent
Medical News Today, October 22, 2014
Philips Digital Pathology Solution receives CE Mark for diagnosis to help advance oncology diagnosis
eHealthNews.eu, October 22, 2014
SightCompass uses Bluetooth beacons to inform visually impaired of their surroundings
Gizmag, October 22, 2014
‘Smart bandage’ wireless remote monitor demonstrates promise of digital healthcare in NHS hospital
Medical News Today, October 22, 2014
DANA brain health testing app cleared by FDA
Medgadget, October 22, 2014
Tiny, Sound-Powered Chip May Serve as Medical Device
Bioscience Technology, October 21, 2014
SMS service could spot the next Ebola outbreak zone
Wired, October 21, 2014
New technique helps diagnose consciousness in locked-in patients
Medgadget, October 21, 2014
3D printing enables customized knee replacement surgery
Gizmag, October 21, 2014
VisionCare’s Implantable Miniature Telescope gets FDA approval for treating end-stage AMD
NewsMedical, October 21, 2014
Use of electronic health care services to improve cardiovascular health in China
NewsMedical, October 21, 2014
Scientists create light-activated drug to help control type 2 diabetes
NewsMedical, October 21, 2014
New corneal inlay device offers potential treatment option for presbyopia
NewsMedical, October 20, 2014
Lower Blood Glucose when Using Remote Diabetes Care System with Patient App
eHealthNews.eu, October 20, 2014
CSL Plasma chooses OrSense’s NBM200 Hb testing device for screening Hb levels in plasma donors
NewsMedical, October 20, 2014
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

London Events

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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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