Women with transvaginal mesh implants have been exposed to harm because of failings in regulation, experts have said. more

7 Dec 2017 15:45 News

Opportunity to gain deeper insight into potential interaction between implants and body tissues through high-output benchtop screening. more

10 Oct 2017 12:27 News

Dave Beeby, principal development engineer, additive manufacturing technology and concepts at Renishaw, discusses the considerations for additively manufactured implants. more

3 Oct 2017 15:20 News

Ronan Benson, senior industrial designer at Galway-based medical devices design and manufacturing group Synecco explains why you can’t afford to ignore integrated smart technologies. more

28 Sep 2017 16:09 Features

Medical device ‘breakthrough’ for hip and knee replacements uses hard coating technology from the aerospace industry. more

14 Aug 2017 11:00 News

Now in its 15th year, the Medtec Ireland trade show will be exploring recent advancements in medical devices. more

7 Aug 2017 15:39 News

Plastics machinery group Arburg is bringing its now-famous ‘Freeformer’ additive manufacturing technology to Interplas to demonstrate the manufacture of implants made from medical-grade polylactide. more

27 Jul 2017 12:06 News

Three surgeons showcased implant technology from engineering and healthtech company, Renishaw, during a masterclass at the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (BAOMS) conference this year. more

3 Jul 2017 11:13 News

A research team has successfully used magnets implanted behind a person’s eyes to treat nystagmus, a condition characterised by involuntary eye movements. more

26 Jun 2017 13:52 News

A UK supplier to the medtech industry is making waves in the Chinese orthopaedic sector with a biomaterial designed for implants. more

23 May 2017 16:26 News


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Battery-free implantable medical device draws energy directly from human body more

12 May 2017 13:14 News

Stephen Dyson, head of industry 4.0 at Proto Labs writes. more

6 Apr 2017 10:13 News