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Diabetes Epidemic Leads to Insulin Shortage

Mon, 2018-11-26 11:00
A new study revealed that current insulin supplies are inadequate for the increased demand from diabetic patients.

FDA: International Device Inspections Increased 243%

Sun, 2018-11-25 05:25
FDA says more inspections at international medical device manufacturing sites is leading to improved compliance. A new report details the findings.

Marijuana Extract Could Fight Meth Addiction

Fri, 2018-11-23 07:00
A new study provided evidence that high doses of cannabidiol can inhibit motivation to consume methamphetamine.

Listen: Podcast on The Fascinating History of Orphan Drugs

Thu, 2018-11-22 11:00
Learn how drugs that no pharmaceutical company wanted to make evolved into extremely lucrative products subsidized by the government.

SF Event to Highlight Packaging and Labeling Practices

Wed, 2018-11-21 13:12
Panels and presentations discuss labeling insights, material evaluation, the challenges of packaging combination products, and more.

Genomics Take Center Stage in Growing Instrumentation Market

Wed, 2018-11-21 12:04
New research, biopharmaceutical firms seeking greater efficiency, analytics, and CRISPR are driving factors in advancing this market, says new Frost & Sullivan research.

New Spiky Eye Patch Delivers Drugs

Wed, 2018-11-21 11:00
Scientists have developed an eye patch lined with dissolvable needles that could revolutionize the treatment of eye disease.

Noble: New Product Demonstration Platform

Wed, 2018-11-21 09:39
Devoted to safety and patient compliance, this multi-sensory training device aims to enhance training; includes a proprietary lockout mechanism for repeat use.

FDA Sends Warning Letters Regarding Tianeptine

Tue, 2018-11-20 15:54
Two companies receive notifications from agency for selling products marketed as dietary supplements with known safety issues to patients seeking relief from medical conditions such as opioid abuse disorder.

Non-destructive leak testing for rigid and flexible packaging

Tue, 2018-11-20 15:05
The standalone Sepha Multi-Q offers a range of tests for multiple container types, including sachets, pouches, bottles, vials and more.

FDA Approves Surgical Augmented Reality

Tue, 2018-11-20 11:00
Microsoft’s HoloLens augmented reality system projects 2D, 3D, and 4D images onto a patient’s body to help physicians plan surgery.

Optimizing Existing Packaging Equipment

Mon, 2018-11-19 13:12
In an upcoming on-stage interview at Pharma & Device Packaging & Labeling West Coast, an expert will discuss line considerations and adding cobots to upgrade operations.

Key Insights from New Global Contract Packaging Market Report

Mon, 2018-11-19 11:11
A new research report from Mordor Intelligence looks at growth, trends, and forecasts for the global contract packaging market.

Piab: Vacuum Grip End Effector

Mon, 2018-11-19 11:02
Piab's piCOBOT gripper is small, powerful, and ready to collaborate with human and cobot workers. Recently, it has been certified by Universal Robots.

FDA Cracks Down on StemGenex for a Myriad of Issues

Mon, 2018-11-19 11:00
The San Diego-based biologic company was marketing an unapproved stem cell product manufactured in a questionable facility.

Qosina: New Bonded Extension Lines

Mon, 2018-11-19 09:47
All five lines are assembled with female and male caps and various tubing lengths.

Packaging and Sterilizing Implants and Instruments Together Yields Advantages: Part II

Fri, 2018-11-16 10:13
Jason Haider, Xenco Medical’s CEO, discusses how its products are packed and sterilized, then points out the benefits of these single-use devices for hospitals and healthcare facilities.

MG2: Intermittent-Motion Cartoner

Fri, 2018-11-16 09:29
Model KARTOS which has been designed to pack products for pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food industries.

A Smartphone App Could Replace ECGs

Fri, 2018-11-16 07:00
A new smartphone application detects heart attacks with as much accuracy as the conventional ECG diagnostic tool.

Packaging and Sterilizing Implants and Instruments Together Yields Advantages

Thu, 2018-11-15 14:27
Part I: Xenco Medical’s innovative approach to gamma-sterilizing spinal implants and instruments at the same time delivers multiple benefits to surgical facilities.