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MedTech Europe seeks swift action on new medical device rules European medtech industry group MedTech Europe is seeking swift action from national and EU authorities on the new in vitro medical devices regulation (IVDR) and the new medical devices regulation (MDR). Patient Care > Surgical & Supplies > News
FDA approves first medical device system to adjust artificial lens after cataract surgery By MDBR Staff Writer
RxSight has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its light adjustable lens and light delivery device (LDD) to treat patients with pre-existing astigmatism of ≥ 0.75 diopters undergoing cataract surgery.
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News Fujifilm introduces new FDR Go PLUS version portable digital radiography system at RSNA 2017 Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A will display the all-new FDR Go PLUS version portable digital radiography system at the 103rd scientific assembly and annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).
Diagnostics > Diagnostic Imaging > News MedTech Europe seeks swift action on new medical device rules By MDBR Staff Writer
European medtech industry group MedTech Europe is seeking swift action from national and EU authorities on the new in vitro medical devices regulation (IVDR) and the new medical devices regulation (MDR).
Patient Care > Surgical & Supplies > News
DiA Imaging Analysis enters partnership with GE Healthcare on automatic imaging analysis tools DiA Imaging Analysis, a medical imaging analysis software company, has signed a multi-year, non-exclusive licensing and professional services agreement with GE Healthcare.
Diagnostics > Diagnostic Imaging > News MicroPort Scientific to buy LivaNova’s CRM business franchise for $190m By MDBR Staff Writer
MicroPort Scientific has agreed to acquire UK-based LivaNova’s cardiac rhythm management (CRM) business franchise for around $190m.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News Novocure’s trial shows increased compliance with Optune predicted enhanced survival in glioblastoma patients Novocure has announced results from a retrospective post-hoc analysis of its phase 3 pivotal EF-14 trial data showing that increased compliance with Optune predicted increased survival in glioblastoma (GBM) patients.
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News

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MicroPort Scientific to buy LivaNova’s CRM business franchise for $190m
By MDBR Staff Writer
MicroPort Scientific has agreed to acquire UK-based LivaNova’s cardiac rhythm management (CRM) business franchise for around $190m.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News
Amgen introduces Enbrel Mini single-dose cartridges with reusable auto-injector
By MDBR Staff Writer
Amgen has announced the US launch of Enbrel Mini single-dose prefilled cartridge with AutoTouch reusable autoinjector tp provide additional administration option for Enbrel (Etanercept) users.
Specialty Devices > Drug Delivery Devices > News
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Diagnostics

Fujifilm introduces new FDR Go PLUS version portable digital radiography system at RSNA 2017
Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A will display the all-new FDR Go PLUS version portable digital radiography system at the 103rd scientific assembly and annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).
Diagnostics > Diagnostic Imaging > News
DiA Imaging Analysis enters partnership with GE Healthcare on automatic imaging analysis tools
DiA Imaging Analysis, a medical imaging analysis software company, has signed a multi-year, non-exclusive licensing and professional services agreement with GE Healthcare.
Diagnostics > Diagnostic Imaging > News
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Patient Care

FDA approves first medical device system to adjust artificial lens after cataract surgery
By MDBR Staff Writer
RxSight has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its light adjustable lens and light delivery device (LDD) to treat patients with pre-existing astigmatism of ≥ 0.75 diopters undergoing cataract surgery.
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News
MedTech Europe seeks swift action on new medical device rules
By MDBR Staff Writer
European medtech industry group MedTech Europe is seeking swift action from national and EU authorities on the new in vitro medical devices regulation (IVDR) and the new medical devices regulation (MDR).
Patient Care > Surgical & Supplies > News
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Technology

VitalConnect raises $38m in series C equity financing round
VitalConnect, a leader in wearable biosensor technology for wireless monitoring in hospital and remote patient populations, has announced the fourth and final Series C closing, bringing the total series C round to $38m.
Technology > Healthcare IT > News
Johnson & Johnson Medical to buy German software firm Surgical Process Institute
By MDBR Staff Writer
Johnson & Johnson Medical has agreed to acquire German software firm Surgical Process Institute (SPI) for an undisclosed sum.
Technology > Healthcare IT > News
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Contract Services

Firms Flock to FixedFlex to Get the Best Energy Deal
Since its launch a month ago, Utilitywise’s FixedFlex contract has taken off, with 700 businesses signing up for it so far.
Contract Services > News
Cirtec Medical acquires US firm Stellar Technologies
By MDBR Staff Writer
Century Park Capital Partners portfolio company Cirtec Medical has acquired US-based Stellar Technologies, for an undisclosed sum.
Certification > News
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Certification

PAREXEL to acquire The Medical Affairs Company
By MDBR Staff Writer
PAREXEL International has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Medical Affairs Company, a provider of outsourced medical affairs services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries.
Certification > News
Fujifilm, Renovo partner on technology management solutions
By MDBR Staff Writer
Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. has partnered with Renovo Solutions to provide technology management solutions to the customers.
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