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International Research News

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Transcranial magnetic stimulation found to boost memory
Gizmag, September 2, 2014
Philips unveils new ultrasound system at ESC Congress 2014
NewsMedical, September 2, 2014
Magnesium surgical implants can be designed to biodegrade, promote bone growth
PhysOrg, September 2, 2014
Simple test could detect most common cause of visual impairment in the UK
Gizmag, September 2, 2014
Desorption electrospray ionization for brain tumor identification
Medgadget, September 2, 2014
New technology holds potential to identify cardiac disease using video monitoring
NewsMedical, September 2, 2014
Closed-loop insulin delivery systems and blood glucose control in type 1 diabetes
Medical News Today, September 2, 2014
Glucose meter incorporates photonic crystal to help provide continuous monitoring
BioOptics World, September 1, 2014
CanGaroo ECM envelope bioscaffold holds cardiac implants, turns into vascularized tissue
Medgadget, September 1, 2014
A novel decision support system makes malaria diagnostics more effective
eHealthNews.eu, September 1, 2014
Intravascular device for delivery of engineered cells might help avoid coronary bypass procedures
Medgadget, September 1, 2014
When technologies collide, outcomes improve for cardio patients
MDDI, August 31, 2014
Medtronic’s Viva CRT-P with AdaptivCRT approved in U.S.
Medgadget, August 31, 2014
Philips Lifeline app can help you when you’ve fallen and can’t get up
Medgadget, August 31, 2014
French Ministry of Health approves financial support for Second Sight Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System
NewsMedical, August 30, 2014
Pediatric surgical robot inspired by ISS remote manipulator arm
Gizmag, August 30, 2014
Smartphone app can detect newborn jaundice in minutes
R&D Mag, August 30, 2014
Arthrosurface’s KISSloc Suture System receives FDA approval
NewsMedical, August 29, 2014
Use of VISIUS iMRI in brain tumor surgery results in complete tumor removal
NewsMedical, August 29, 2014
Versatile nanoparticles offer wide variety of diagnostic and therapeutic applications
NewsMedical, August 29, 2014
3D-printed implants infused with medicine to enable more effective drug delivery
Gizmag, August 29, 2014
Pregnancy hormone sniffs out anthrax
R&D Mag, August 29, 2014
Nipro TRUE METRIX glucometers FDA approved
Medgadget, August 29, 2014
MicroVention’s LVIS and LVIS Jr. stents FDA approved to treat brain aneurysms
Medgadget, August 28, 2014
Medical device batteries: Smaller is better
MDDI, August 28, 2014
Non-invasive brain acoustic drug delivery
Medgadget, August 28, 2014
ESAOTE launches MyLab™Gamma at European Society of Cardiology 2014
NewsMedical, August 28, 2014
Patient Education Through Digital Animation: Interview with Bruce Blausen
Medgadget, August 28, 2014
Implantating DBS devices poses no greater risk of complications to older Parkinson’s patients
NewsMedical, August 28, 2014
Laser device detects blood glucose levels without the finger-prick
Gizmag, August 28, 2014
Gold standard for laparoscopic surgery
R&D Mag, August 28, 2014
Developments in 3D x-ray imaging: enhancing detail visibility while reducing the dose
August 27, 2014
Cell-phone data might help predict ebola’s spread
MIT Technology Review, August 27, 2014
Eye implant turns smartphone into a glaucoma monitor
New Scientist, August 27, 2014
Graphene rubber bands could stretch limits of current healthcare, new research finds
Nano, August 27, 2014
First line haemostasis management device used on the front line now recommended for NHS use
Medical News Today, August 27, 2014
Exoskeleton legs let you pull up a pew anywhere
Wired, August 27, 2014
Living organ grown from lab-created cells
R&D Mag, August 27, 2014
Study: remote monitoring can save ICD and CRT-D patients’ lives
Medical News Today, August 27, 2014
The First FDA-Approved, 3-D Printed Facial Implant
MDDI, August 27, 2014
ProMedica participates in innovative research into development of non-invasive treatment for BPH
NewsMedical, August 26, 2014
Patient safety will improve with new feeding tube connectors
Medical News Today, August 26, 2014
Live cell imaging solution launched by QImaging
NewsMedical, August 26, 2014
Evermind uses household appliances to monitor the elderly or infirm
Gizmag, August 26, 2014
The new face of healthcare innovation: 7 ways telemedicine changes the healthcare landscape, and what it means for you
Forbes, August 26, 2014
NeuroVigil’s iBrain Technology to Help Research Psychiatric Drugs, Assist in Understanding Neurological Disease
Medgadget, August 26, 2014
Tissue regeneration using anti-inflammatory nanomolecules
PhysOrg, August 25, 2014
Coronary arteries hold heart-regenerating cells
ScienceDaily, August 25, 2014
Antibacterial gel uses natural proteins to kill off hospital superbugs
Gizmag, August 25, 2014
Doctors test device designed to ‘turn off’ cluster headaches
NewsMedical, August 25, 2014

London Events

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Animals and engineers: learning from nature
Wednesday 3 September, 2014
4th Micro and Nano Flows Conference, MNF2014
7 September, 2014 - 10 September, 2014
The 4th Micro and Nano Flows Conference, MNF2014
7 September, 2014 - 10 September, 2014
OWL series – Professor Dame Sally Davies
Monday 8 September, 2014
Improving eye health and reducing sight loss
Monday 8 September, 2014
International Conference on Repair, Regeneration and Reconstruction
25 September, 2014 - 27 September, 2014
International Conference on Repair, Regeneration and Reconstruction
Thursday 25 September, 2014
Stem Cells at Lunch
Tuesday 30 September, 2014
Mechanisms regulating myogenesis, myofiber growth and muscle fibrosis
Monday 6 October, 2014
What’s the use of technology in Neurorehabilitation?
Thursday 9 October, 2014
Crick symposium: Tissue stem cells – diversity of identities and functions
Wednesday 15 October, 2014
Mobile health technology intervention for cancer patients: Prof. Nora Kearney
Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Stem cells at lunch
Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Recent advances in the tribology and bioengineering of the skin
Tuesday 25 November, 2014

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