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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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Interventional Spine’s Lateral Opticage Expandable Intervertebral Body Fusion Device gets FDA approval
NewsMedical, November 28, 2014
Grayhill 17 Megapixel Touch Panels for Medical Applications
http://www.medgadget.com/2014/11/nellcor-pm100n-bedside-spo2-monitor-with-home-care-and-sleep-study-features.html, November 28, 2014
Nellcor PM100N Bedside SpO2 Monitor with Home Care and Sleep Study Features
http://www.medgadget.com/2014/11/nellcor-pm100n-bedside-spo2-monitor-with-home-care-and-sleep-study-features.html, November 28, 2014
Test Detects Early Brain Damage in Football Players
Bioscience Technology, November 27, 2014
Magnetically-directed nanoparticles could help heal broken bones
Gizmag, November 27, 2014
FDA Clears BrainScope’s Ahead 100 EEG Brain Injury Assessment System
http://www.medgadget.com/2014/11/nellcor-pm100n-bedside-spo2-monitor-with-home-care-and-sleep-study-features.html, November 26, 2014
New device may reduce discomfort of breast compression in mammography
NewsMedical, November 25, 2014
Avantis Medical Systems’ Third Eye Panoramic device for colonoscopy receives FDA clearance
NewsMedical, November 25, 2014
Helped by Metamaterial, Ultrasound Makes it Through Bone with Little Distortion
Medgadget, November 25, 2014
New study investigates patient perspectives on deactivation of ICDs at the end of life
NewsMedical, November 24, 2014
Receptors for targeted cancer therapy identified by new imaging technique
Medical News Today, November 24, 2014
Training medical students on handheld ultrasound device can enhance their physical diagnosis
NewsMedical, November 24, 2014
EyeSeeMed lets surgeons browse patient data with their eyes
Medgadget, November 24, 2014
Electrical stimuli induced bodily control in spinal cord injuries
Medgadget, November 24, 2014
Load bearing, biodegradable implants can reduce the number of second surgeries
NewsMedical, November 23, 2014
New study identifies crizotinib drug as possible new coating for drug-eluting stents
NewsMedical, November 23, 2014
New technology could ‘light up’ cancer cells during surgery and improve cancer surgery outcomes: First human clinical trials underway
Medical News Today, November 23, 2014
Software could boost arthritis research and treatment, by outlining bones in x-rays
Gizmag, November 23, 2014
DiaSpect TM rapid point-of-care hemoglobin analyzer
Medgadget, November 23, 2014
Research team developing injectable treatment for soldiers wounded in battle
PhysOrg, November 23, 2014
Heart failure patients and their families helped to reduce salt intake with electronic monitoring device
Medical News Today, November 22, 2014
Nanotechnology cancer research could reduce side effects from chemotherapy
Nano, November 22, 2014
MOCAheart device hopes to help track cardiovascular health
Medgadget, November 22, 2014
NEC MultiSync MD212G3 LCD grayscale diagnostic monitor
Medgadget, November 22, 2014
Infectious disease control with portable CMOS-based diagnostics
BioOptics World, November 22, 2014
Artificial muscle can “remember” movements
R&D Mag, November 22, 2014
Lung regeneration mechanism discovered
ScienceDaily, November 21, 2014
How one start-up is using fitness trackers to help diabetes patients
Forbes, November 21, 2014
Genteel lancing device for pain-free glucose testing anywhere on body
Medgadget, November 21, 2014
Head-controlled smartphone is perfect for the disabled
Wired, November 21, 2014
Samsung RS80A ultrasound system now available in U.S.
Medgadget, November 21, 2014
Non-invasive colon cancer screening: interview with Exact Sciences CEO Kevin Conroy
Medgadget, November 21, 2014
Needle-free Ebola vaccine provides four-month protection in monkeys
Gizmag, November 21, 2014
Implanted device shows potential as alternative to warfarin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation
Medical News Today, November 21, 2014
Virtual reality hand training with haptic technology
Medgadget, November 20, 2014
ETH researchers develop a thought-controlled genetic interface
MIT Technology Review, November 20, 2014
Medical device cybersecurity: Five questions the industry needs to ask now
MDDI, November 20, 2014
10 finalists chosen for dare-to-dream Medtech Design Challenge (Stewart Platform)
MDDI, November 20, 2014
Fluorescence imaging and MRI-capable nanoparticles could track disease
BioOptics World, November 20, 2014
Qardio receives two CES Innovation Awards for QardioCore wearable ECG monitor
NewsMedical, November 20, 2014
Potential new treatment for two major eye diseases using tiny needles
Medical News Today, November 20, 2014
BSXinsight lactate threshold sensor lets athletes know how far to push themselves
Gizmag, November 20, 2014
New multi-specimen perfusion bioreactor for reliable tissue growth introduced by Bose
NewsMedical, November 19, 2014
Invuity Waveguide XT lights up spine during minimally invasive procedures
Medgadget, November 19, 2014
10 finalists chosen for dare-to-dream Medtech Design Challenge (Wound Glove)
MDDI, November 19, 2014
New test can detect bloodstream infection with unprecedented speed, sensitivity
NewsMedical, November 19, 2014
Device changes your mood with a zap to the head
MIT Technology Review, November 19, 2014
Amedica, Spinal Kinetics sign multi-year OEM agreement for silicon nitride spinal implants
NewsMedical, November 19, 2014
Elvie provides personal training for the pelvic floor
Gizmag, November 19, 2014
Imaging Method Could Improve Asthma Treatment
Bioscience Technology, November 19, 2014

London Events

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Professor Marc D. McKee from McGill University
Monday 1 December, 2014
Prototyping Techniques used in MPB Mechanical Engineering Design
Tuesday 2 December, 2014
Eastman Dental Institute Seminar series
Tuesday 2 December, 2014
Accessibility engineering: enabling a human right
Tuesday 2 December, 2014
UCL ISR Public Lecture: ‘Strengthening the science policy interface
Tuesday 2 December, 2014
UCL EPSRC CDT in Medical Imaging Event Series
Tuesday 2 December, 2014
Science Summit: Making an Impact
Wednesday 3 December, 2014
Patient and public involvement in medical research: what difference does it make?
Wednesday 3 December, 2014
Mechanics, nanoparticles and growth factors in tissue regeneration
Wednesday 3 December, 2014
Public-private partnerships within national healthcare systems
Wednesday 3 December, 2014
Prostate Cancer Research Seminar
Thursday 4 December, 2014
Lunch Hour Lectures: Can big data attack heart disease?
Thursday 4 December, 2014
Optical brain imaging of at-risk infants in Africa
Thursday 4 December, 2014
LRMN & Cell Therapy Catapult
Monday 8 December, 2014
Mathematical models of tissue engineering
Wednesday 10 December, 2014
IBME Monthly Seminar: Would you eat soup with a fork?
Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Health inequalities and the 1%
Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Dr Claire Higgins from Imperial College London
Thursday 11 December, 2014
Cortical circuits for purposeful hand actions
Thursday 11 December, 2014
The RATULS robot trial for upper limb dysfunction after stroke
Thursday 11 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
Solutions: exploring the influence of science and technology on prostate cancer
Friday 19 December, 2014
The STEM of Music
Tuesday 6 January, 2015
Biomechanical Engineering Group Seminar
Wednesday 14 January, 2015

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