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Amidst continued uncertainty surrounding the exact terms of UK’s exit...
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EWMA 2016 Conference announced
The European Wound Management Association (EWMA) has announced that the 26th EWMA Conference will take place in the German city of Bremen from 11-13 May 2016.
Report finds growth in UK childhood obesity is slowing
A study by researchers at King's College London has found that childhood obesity among young children has started to level off.The team analysed trends in data from electronic...
Silicon membrane could help miniaturise diagnostic devices
Miniaturisation is critical in the diagnostic market, particularly as laboratory-scale processes are shrunk onto automated chip systems. That said, there are challenges en route such...
Global lab automation market poised to grow
The worldwide lab automation market is expected to reach $4.2 billion by 2017, according to a new report by Research and Markets.
Better allergy detection from Siemens
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics has announced improvements to its allergy-detecting systems, IMMULITE 2000 and IMMULITE 2000 XPi.
Urine test could detect blood clots
In October 2013, a study in the journal ACS Nano revealed that a simple urine test could detect dangerous blood clots.
New test for detecting BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations
A new test has been developed for detecting mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes that are associated with breast cancer.
Growth in Chinese ultrasound market
China's ultrasound market is predicted to surge more than 60% within the next five years, according to a market report released in September 2013. Equipment revenue is forecast to...
Global medical imaging market continues to grow
The global medical imaging device market is expected to exceed $49 billion by 2020, according to a recent report. Currently standing at an estimated $30.2 billion, it is on course...