fujifilm

Fujifilm unveils FCT Embrace

The FCT Embrace is the world’s first 85cm wide bore computed tomography (CT) imaging unit with 64 or 128 slice configurations. Powered by Analogic,...
healthcare

VC funding for digital heath sector raised to $8 bn

As total corporate funding for healthcare technology soars, global digital health venture capital (VC) funding in the nine months of 2018 reached a record...
balloon

SIS Medical’s balloon catheter gets approval

Switzerland-based cardiology products manufacturer,SIS Medical’s high-pressure balloon catheter OPN NC - Super High Pressure PTCA balloon was given an approval to be used in...
aptatek

Aptatek granted breakthrough device label

The US-based Aptatek BioSciences, a mobile health company,was granted the breakthrough device designation from the USFDA for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) for its...
healthcare brs

UAE-based Billionaire to Invest In Indian Healthcare

BR Shetty, founder of Abu Dhabi based NMC Healthcare has decided to invest in the healthcare market in India. Plans are to set up...
smt

SMT to compete globally in stent-making

Sahajanand medical technologies (SMT) manufacturer of minimally invasive coronary stent systems, have launched its fourth generation stent called Supraflex. A global study found it...
nanomedicine

Nanomedicine candidate to combat Ovarian Cancer

Cristal Therapeutics Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Innovative CriPec® Nanomedicine Drug Candidate in Ovarian Cancer Cristal Therapeutics announced that the first patient was dosed in its Phase...
cocktail effect

Cocktail Effect of certain chemicals can induce infertility

Endocrine disrupting chemicals, omnipresent in food, plastics, textiles, and cosmetics, might be involved in fertility disorders. The chemicals impair the function of human sperm....
stent

Stent unit to be invested in by SMT

SMT (Sahajanand Medical Technologies), a coronary stent manufacturing company, will invest INR 250 crore to set up an integrated manufacturing unit of minimally invasive...
Qingjie Fuzheng

Liver cancer treatment with Qingjie Fuzheng

Conventional treatments for cancer, such as chemotherapy and radiation, also target healthy cells. This damage leads to side effects like diarrhea, anemia, infertility, mood...