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COMPAMED 2016 -
High-Tech Solutions for Medical Technology

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14 - 17 November 2016 to Düsseldorf. Welcome to COMPAMED!

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Development of textiles with a sensory cooling effect
As part of a research project, scientists at the Hohenstein Institute in Boennigheim have been developing and investigating a textile finish that provides a sensory cooling effect. This textile finish has a lasting mild cooling effect and it is especially useful for example, when treating sports injuries, or after insect bites or for other therapeutic purposes.
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Termination of lethal arrhythmia with light
A research team from the University of Bonn has succeeded for the first time in using light stimuli to stop life-threatening cardiac arrhythmia in mouse hearts. Furthermore, as shown in computer simulations at Johns Hopkins University, this technique could also be used successfully for human hearts.
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Atomically precise diamond-shaped nanoclusters of silver
A wide international collaboration involving researchers from four countries - China, Australia, Germany and Finland - have managed to synthesize and characterize two previously unknown, record-large silver nanoclusters of 136 and 374 silver atoms.
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Mobile device detects irregular heartbeats
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a mobile app and thumb-size device that help to prevent cerebral infarctions at an early stage, during asymptomatic atrial fibrillation. The mobile device, which detects arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) has been tested with excellent results for around two years in real-life conditions in cooperation with Turku University Central Hospital.
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Lower costs for surface patterning plastics
Researchers at the Department of Micro- and Nanosystems at KTH have developed a new way to simultaneously shape and surface treat plastic components. The new method can reduce the manufacturing cost of medical devices, such as diagnostic tools for various diseases.
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New sensor technology could speed up blood test analysis
Researchers at the University of York have developed a new sensor that is capable of detecting multiple proteins and enzymes in a small volume of blood, which could significantly speed up diagnostic healthcare processes.
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Manipulation of Liquid Crystals Could Help Control Drug-delivery Process
Liquid crystals are strange substances, both fish and fowl. They can flow like a liquid, but have the orderly molecular structure of a crystalline solid. And that internal structure can be changed by small cues from outside.
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Journey to the center of the cell: Nano-rods and worms wriggle best
When it comes to delivering drugs, nanoparticles shaped like rods and worms are the best bet for making the daunting journey to the centre of a cell, new Australian research suggests.
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Chemists devise revolutionary 3-D bone-scanning technique
Chemists from Trinity College Dublin, in collaboration with RCSI, have devised a revolutionary new scanning technique that produces extremely high-res 3D images of bones -- without exposing patients to X-ray radiation.
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A new way of taming ions can improve future health care
A group of researchers at Chalmers University of Technology has discovered a completely new way of using lasers to accelerate ion beams. In time, the new technique could possibly give more people access to advanced cancer treatment.
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MEDICA Connected Healthcare Forum presentation (Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 5:00pm-5:20pm)
Jenax will be presenting the details of the revolutionary flexible battery, J.Flex, Please come and join us to learn how you can craft your energy!
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Paramax Diagnostics released new B12 Pmax CLIA assay
In Paramax Diagnostics Inc. we provide B12 Pmax CLIA which is a quantitative determination of Vitamin B12 concentration in human serum by a microplate chemiluminescence method for use in clinical...
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Recognized the best Spanish startups in 9 categories of StartUp Europe Awards 2016 – Startup Olé
The 9 winning startups from all over Spain are: Ecoche, WaynaBox, BeOnPrice, Human Surge, eKuore , TubEnergy, Komilibro, Apsu, and Discomon- KienMou. The selected startups will represent Spain in the...
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Customer-specific technology for intuitive instrument control
The development of customer-specific HMI solutions in the normative areas of medicine as well as analysis technology, bio technology and laboratory technology requires many years of experience. With...
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Dunkermotoren website with new design
As of the end of June the Dunkermotoren website now appears with a new design. The site features a new, fresh look which goes well with the corporate philosophy. The new navigational structure makes...
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Univet wins, for the second year in a row, the Red Dot Award
Univet wins, for the second year in a row, the Red Dot Award: The surgery magnifying model “One” the magnification system of the range “Loupes”, wins the Red Dot Design Award 2016 in the category “...
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Degree of individualisation can be chosen for sophisticated normative systems
The expert focuses on an individual approach: In addition to the local expertise, the process entry and the service depth can be chosen for all the phases of the product development process -...
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Video: 400 ARBOR health terminals project win the best French innovation in public sector award!!!
Tactilis project, supported by Saint-Lô and Coutances Hospitals director Mr Lugbull, consists in installing a new solution for patient comfort and health services optimization in about 400 rooms. This...
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How strong are your muscles!
MD Diagnostics Ltd for MEDICA 2016 will be showcasing its respiratory muscle testing devices. This test requires you to blow in as hard as you can and to breathe out as hard as you can. The pressure...
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Zeronitec PURE series Low Temperature Plasma Sterilizer
ZERONITEC is dedicated to manufacturing and researching infection control industry products, and supplying high quality product to partners and customers all over the world. Zeronitec PURE-series Low...
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Nanoparticles for the MRI – Smart contrast agents

Contrast agents improve the imaging of tissue made by MRI and thus are essential for getting more detailed imaging. But commonly used contrast agents, that are usually based on the metal gadolinium, cannot show enough contrast in early stage of diseases without increasing their concentration up to high levels.
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Active implants: tiny, but big comfort for patients

The trend towards miniaturization is progressing in medical technology. This in turn also means that electronics must be adapted to size relations, for example of implants. Smaller structures and components are in demand as never before. Thus, the demands on the technology and production simultaneously grow.
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