The t:slim Insulin Delivery System, from Tandem Diabetes Care, is the smallest insulin pump currently on the market.
A new device for monitoring tumors developed by medical engineers at Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM) could make watching and waiting easier to take.
Bluetooth 4.0 is going to lead to some pretty cool medical devices, such as wireless thermometer and heart rate products. One of its key features, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), will allow devices equipped with the wireless technology to consume far less power than before.
Position- and phase-based sensing techniques can be used or combined to design accurate infrared gesture-sensing systems.  
Freescale Semiconductor Inc. Friday (Feb. 11) filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering in which it hopes to raise $1.15 billion. Freescale (Austin, Texas), a onetime spinout from Motorola Inc., was a publicly traded company before it was bought for $17.6 billion in 2006 by a consortium of private equity firms led by the Blackstone Group. In recent...
A group of imaging experts specializing in clinical trials has launched Intrinsic Imaging LLC. The San Antonio-based firm is an advanced medical imaging contract research organization staffed by radiologists from South Texas Radiology Group, among others. The CRO will offer various services, including radiological review and image management, to global medical device companies as well as those in...
Sparton Corp., an EMS provider that supplies electromechanical and electronic devices and subassemblies to the medical device industry, has acquired Delphi Medical Systems.  Sparton bought Delphi, a contract manufacturing firm, in an $8 million all-cash transaction. Schaumburg, IL–based Sparton estimates that the acquisition will increase its annual revenue by $32 million.
Eastman Chemical Co. (Kingsport, TN) and DD Studio (Carlsbad, CA) have released a mobile, wireless, continuous vital signs monitoring system called ViSi Mobile by Sotera Wireless Inc. The device is a wireless device that straps to a patient’s arm to monitor vital signs and a monitoring device to keep clinicians connected to patients’ information. The ViSi Mobile leverages design...