A new prosthetic design is the first to include powered knee and ankle joints that move in unison, making it much easier for an amputee to walk. Source: Futurity Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news-Prosthetic-Leg-Has-Powered-Joints-082411.aspx
Mutations to a gene called p53 have been linked to half of all cancers, leading to tumor growth and the spread of cancerous cells.
SENSORS Tech Forum has reached out to one of the leading MEMS authorities in the industry, Roger Grace and asked him to produce an exclusive all-day session geared toward enlightening their audience...
In today’s tough economic times, there is a lot of discussion about how to communicate in a more cost-effective and efficient manner.
EBV Elektronik and CMOS image sensor company Aptina, a spin off from Micron, have announced a distribution agreement to promote and deliver Aptina products to customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. “Image sensors, and sensors in general, are …
A subsidiary of Hewlett-Packard Co. has received a $72.3 million, five-year contract renewal for claims processing for home medical equipment and other services under the federal government's Medicare program, the company announced Monday.The renewal from the U.S. Centers for Medicare &...
Analog Devices released single and dual-channel 14-bit high-speed A/D converters for use in communications, instrumentation and test and measurement applications. The new converters are asserted to
Gems Sensors & Controls (Gems), a global leader in liquid level, pressure, and flow sensors, miniature solenoid valves, and fluidic systems, introduces the new low cost, miniature ELS-950M...
STMicroelectronics, a leader in MEMS technology, to highlight key industry trends at MICROTech WorldAugust 19, 2011 8:31 pm | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments
Market leader displays its comprehensive and cutting-edge MEMS technology for automotive, consumer and mobile, healthcare applications under the theme of ?Sense the Future with ST MEMS?
Power Partners’ PPWAM250 Series’ of AC/DC power supplies offers 250 Watts of power with 17 cfm of forced air and is compliant to UL/cUL60601-1 and TUV 60601-1 medical safety standards. The units also
Radicom Research announced the launch of its new RB4000 and RB4000HM Bluetooth modules for short-range wireless data connectivity.
TEKO has extended the revolutionary TEKMAG enclosures range with three new models. These are designed for more compact handheld electronic devices.
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a premier manufacturer of linear motion products, has released a new version of its popular 36mm G4 linear actuator.
Radicom Research announced today the launch of its new RB4000 and RB4000HM Bluetooth modules for short-range wireless data connectivity.
Austriamicrosystems has announced the AS1328 high-efficiency 1.5 MHz synchronous DC-DC step-down converter. This buck regulator features efficiencies up to 96%, excellent light load efficiencies and a quiescent current of only 25?A. The AS1328 DC-DC can deliver up to 3A of …
Rubicon furnace version ES2-XLG3.0 boasts significant quality innovations that optimize yield and efficiency during the crystal growth process.
Epson Electronics America introduces new series that simplifies development of consumer applications incorporating motion sensing & positioning.
PositiveID Corporation Successfully Completes Phase II of Its GlucoChip Glucose-Sensing Microchip for Patients With DiabetesAugust 17, 2011 9:30 pm | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments
PositiveID Corporation Successfully Completes Phase II of Its GlucoChip Glucose-Sensing Microchip for Patients With Diabetes
Silicon Designs Inc., a supplier of rugged MEMS capacitive accelerometer chips and modules with integral amplification, has introduced its 60 Series with eight different models in single axis and triaxial versions with measurement ranges from 2g to 400g.
Silicon Valley MEMS/Semiconductor executive to provide guidance on growth and investment.
NovAtel Inc., announced the addition of four micro-electromechanical system (MEMS) inertial measurement units (IMUs) to its SPAN line of GNSS/INS products: the HG1900 and HG1930 IMUs from Honeywell International Inc. and the LandMark 20 and LandMark 40 IMUs from Gladiator Technologies Inc.
Renesas Electronics, a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced the M16C/6S1 Group of 16-bit microcontrollers (MCUs) with built-in power line communication (PLC) functions enabling data transfer speeds among the fastest in the industry in the low-frequency band (10...
For years, designers of industrial, medical and other isolated systems had limited options when implementing safety isolation: the only reasonable choice was the optocoupler. Today, digital isolators offer advantages in performance, size, cost, power efficiency and integration. Understanding the nature and interdependence of three key elements of a digital isolator is important in choosing the right digital isolator.
American Portwell Technology released the PCOM-B217VG-VI-ECC embedded computer module to add Intel's second-generation quad-core and dual-core Intel Core i7/i5 processors to its Type 6 COM Express product portfolio.
Combining a robust inventory of more than five million SKUs and unmatched physical value-add services, Avnet Express, the e-Commerce engine for Avnet Electronics Marketing is giving online customers the ability to view stock available to build connector assemblies.