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Simpleware ScanIP software receives FDA 510(k) market clearance

April 23, 2015

UK-based Simpleware’s 3D image processing software ScanIP has received 510(k) marketing clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. ScanIP is intended for use as a software interface and image segmentation system for the transfer of imaging information from a medical scanner such as a CT scanner or an MRI scanner to an output file. […]

BSA Media Fellowships: applications now open

March 24, 2015

British Science Association Media Fellowships  provide a unique opportunity for practising scientists, clinicians and engineers to spend three to six weeks working at a media outlet, such as the Guardian, the Times, or the BBC. Fellows are mentored by professional journalists and learn how the media operates and reports on science, how to communicate with […]

Partner news: Innovative 3D Laser Cutting of Glass – 3D Clear Cut

January 21, 2015

Independent research and development, consultancy and testing facility, Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS), is developing a novel laser process to optimise the production of customised three dimensional glass components. Designed to meet increased industry demand for low-cost, flexible manufacturing of complex glass shapes, 3D Clear-Cut will enable several pieces to be laser-cut from a single […]

Uniting the women of science and engineering

March 17, 2015

Professor Ruth Wilcox – a MeDe Innovation investigator from the University of Leeds – has been honoured with Suffrage Science Award, supported by the Medical Research Council and the Royal Society, selected by current MRC Suffrage Award holders as outstanding researchers in science and engineering. As part of the award, the winners receive jewellery, either […]

Abstracts open for MEIbioeng15 – the largest ever UK gathering of biomedical engineers, bioengineers and medical engineers

March 3, 2015

Abstract submission is now open for MEIbioeng15 on 7th and 8th September 2015 at the University of Leeds. The Scientific Advisory Panel of nine internationally recognised scientists and research leaders welcome abstracts across nine themes, including scientific research areas, commercial translation and careers and outreach. Top abstracts will be selected for oral presentation; all abstracts […]