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FDA Draft Guidance: Nitinol in Med Devices

Mon, 2019-04-22 03:25
New draft guidance offers considerations for using the unique alloy in patient contacting components. Labeling is key in limiting risks from allergic reaction. Comments are due June 17, 2019.

Supply Chain Innovation in 2019

Fri, 2019-04-19 10:07
Robotics, augmented reality and digital transformation will be top of mind for the future of supply chain logistics, as well as e-commerce and customer experience.

New Smartphone App Helps Diagnose Sight Problems

Fri, 2019-04-19 07:00
Peek Acuity is an app that brings the principles of an eye test to smartphones to improve eyesight in developing countries.

The FDA Doesn’t Want you Diagnosing Concussions with an App

Thu, 2019-04-18 11:00
The FDA is warning the public against using medical devices marketed to help assess, diagnose, or manage head injuries.

Quick Take: Weight Watchers’ New Brand Gets Packaging Refresh

Wed, 2019-04-17 18:00
As part of the global rollout for WW, the packaging gets a colorful new look that keeps the focus on the food.

FDA Orders Label Changes to ‘Pink Viagra’

Wed, 2019-04-17 11:00
The first ever female libido pill must update its warning label to specify how and when it should be taken with alcohol.

Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise in Clinical Trial

Tue, 2019-04-16 11:00
The experimental cancer vaccine teaches the cancer patient’s body to recognize tumors and attack them.

Healthcare Packaging EXPO helps PACK EXPO Int'l Make Top 5

Tue, 2019-04-16 09:03
PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO Rank 5th on 2018 TSNN Top Trade Show List

Aurizon Ultrasonics: Ultrasonic Systems for Nonwoven Processing

Mon, 2019-04-15 18:12
A new option of fixed blade horn technology for material lamination and edge sealing is available. Other new bonding technologies include elastic entrapment and a bonder for machinery manufacturers and experienced end users.

Condom Packaging Features Built-In Consent

Mon, 2019-04-15 11:00
An innovative new condom requires four hands to open its packaging, implying consent from both parties.

Turnkey Line Loads Pharmaceutical Powder Stickpacks into Flip-Top Boxes

Fri, 2019-04-12 11:16
As single-serve sachets continue to grow in healthcare, Cama Group developed a robotic packaging line designed for efficiency, precise handling/closing and ergonomic line access for operators.

Schott to Invest $1B in its Pharmaceutical Packaging Business

Fri, 2019-04-12 07:00
The Germany-based glass manufacturer plans to increase pharmaceutical packaging to the tune of $1 billion in the next 5 years.

Zarbeco: Portable Digital Microscope

Thu, 2019-04-11 14:31
Designed for quality inspection, forensics imaging, documentation, and more, the MiScope Megapixel MP3 offer high resolution in a small footprint.

Should We All Be Microdosing Psychedelic Drugs?

Thu, 2019-04-11 11:00
Taking small doses of psychedelic drugs may increase positive emotions and productivity at work.

ACG Launches First of its Kind ‘Art in A Capsule’

Wed, 2019-04-10 11:49
The competition brings science and art together, encouraging artists to fit works inside of a pharmaceutical capsule. The deadline for submissions is May 31, 2019.

The FDA is Making Rules for AI in Medicine

Wed, 2019-04-10 11:00
The Agency announced that it is developing a regulation system for artificial intelligence products used in medicine.

Spotted at Pharmintech: Isolator/Filling Machine Combo

Wed, 2019-04-10 10:27
On display at Pharmintech 2019 in Bologna, Italy, was an impressive combination of one isolator plus various filling machine modules that can be wheeled into it to deliver a great deal of flexibility to biotech and pharmaceutical companies engaged in aseptic filling.

The HPV Vaccine is Working

Tue, 2019-04-09 11:00
New research out of Scotland found that routine HPV vaccinations has led to a “dramatic” drop in cervical disease later in life.

Cartons and Bottles Most Serialized Package Types

Tue, 2019-04-09 08:18
Part Three of a Special Report illustrates the range of package formats involved in corporate serialization efforts.

2019 HDA PCSC Educational Seminar in May

Tue, 2019-04-09 03:00
The educational event will take place May 8–9 in East Hanover, NJ, and feature expert-led presentations, live demonstrations, as well as a keynote from transportation experts.