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New report: lack of NHS engineers is putting lives at risk

July 25, 2014

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers’ new report Biomedical engineering: advancing UK healthcare is calling for urgent action to prioritise the role of engineers in the NHS, and introduce a Chief Biomedical Engineer in every NHS acute trust. The low priority given to NHS engineers is leading to problems caused by faulty medical equipment, cancelled operations […]

Arthritis Research UK launch Senior Research Fellowships

July 23, 2014

Applicants should normally have between 6 and 12 years’ postdoctoral research experience and proven ability in establishing an independent research programme, substantiated by publications in international journals and the award of peer-reviewed grants. They should be based in a multidisciplinary environment in a UK university department or research institute, but we would welcome applications from […]

Partner news: Promethean Particles and Ceramisys work to develop nano-materials for synthetic bone graft substitutes

June 20, 2014

The University of Nottingham along with one of its spin-out businesses and MeDe partner, Promethean Particles, have secured a major EU research project with an overall value of €9.7 million. This will fund further research work alongside key industrial partners, into the large scale manufacturing of nanomaterials. The 4-year long SHYMAN project (Sustainable Hydrothermal Manufacturing […]

Partner news: Combine 3D models and X-ray images with the latest release of Mimics®

A new X-ray module has been added to the Mimics® Innovation Suite (Materialise NV) which allows its users to align X-ray images with 3D models and determine 3D position of bone and implant models based on X-ray images. The software suite which is best known for the segmentation of CT or MRI images to create […]

Partner news: £1.6m investment for Surgical Innovations

June 16, 2014

Surgical Innovations Group plc (AIM: SUN), a leading creator of innovative medical technology addressing unmet clinical needs in minimally invasive surgery, announces that it has raised approximately £1.6 million by way of a subscription for 39,459,190 new ordinary shares of 1p each in the Company at a price of 4p per share (“Subscription Shares”) from […]