VELYS™ Robotic-Assisted Solution receives 510(k) FDA Clearance.

  The VELYS™ Robotic-Assisted Solution is adaptable technology that helps simplify surgeons’ existing workflow, and is designed around how surgeons plan, execute and perform surgery for

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Stryker launches ‘smart’ hospital bed

Stryker today announced the global launch of the industry’s first and only completely wireless hospital bed, ProCuity. ProCuity was designed to help reduce in-hospital patient falls at all acuity

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Symani Microsurgical System Cleared in Europe

Medical Microinstruments (MMI), a company based outside of Pisa, Italy, won the European CE Mark of approval for its Symani robotic surgical system. The product provides 7-20X scaling of hand

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DePuy Synthes ATTUNE® Knee Surpasses 1 Million Patients Implanted Worldwide

Company marks 125 years of innovation WARSAW, Ind., June 23, 2020 – Today, DePuy Synthes*, a Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Company** announced that more than one million patients globally

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Tendon regeneration is key to a successful rotator cuff repair. London-based Smith & Nephew, plc’s Regeneten Bioinductive Implant has received CE Mark certification allowing the company

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The Impact of COVID-19 on The Medical Device Industry

As of early May 2020, over 4.7 million people have been confirmed to be infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus[1], and governments are scrambling to contain its spread. The high R0 value (a

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Smart Textile Fibers to Measure Wearer’s Health

At the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) researchers have developed special textile threads that can be used to detect slight variations in how a fabric is stretched, the

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Automated Robot Takes Swabs for Safe Covid-19 Testing

Testing people for COVID-19 typically involves performing a throat swab to collect a sample for processing. Clinicians performing this task have to wear a complete package of personal protective

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