Robocath

Robocath raises €4.7 million ($5.2M) to market its first medical robotic platform, R-one™, in...

Robocath, a medical robotics start-up that designs and develops innovative solutions for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, today announces the conclusion of a new round of fundraising worth €4.7 million ($5.2M). This round was...
ATUM

ATUM Licenses Gene Design Software to Thermo Fisher Scientific

ATUM (formerly DNA2.0, Inc.) announced today that the company has signed a patent licensing agreement that gives Thermo Fisher Scientific access to the company’s novel gene design platform. "Most people think visually, so seeing a...
fennel reduce postmenopause symptoms

Study Confirms Benefits of Fennel in Reducing Postmenopause Symptoms

CLEVELAND, Ohio (May 17, 2017)—Fennel, an anise-flavored herb used for cooking, has long been known for its health benefits for a variety of issues, including digestion and premenstrual symptoms. A new study confirms that...
Orthonika

Orthonika accelerates development of total meniscus replacement and secures additional funding

Orthonika Limited, a spin-out from Imperial College London, is pleased to announce success in securing funding for development of its novel synthetic total knee meniscus replacement. The company has closed a second round of...
breast screening

Clinics should choose women’s breast screening appointment times to improve attendance

For women who miss a breast screening appointment, giving a fixed date and time for a new  appointment could improve poor attendance and be a cost-effective way to shift national participation trends, according to...
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Two new start-up plans win BrisSynBio’s first synthetic biology entrepreneurship competition

London, UK, 11th May 2017 / Sciad Newswire / Two start-ups' proposals have been chosen as the winners of the first competition to discover and accelerate new synthetic biology companies at the University of Bristol. The...
Alexandre Carpentier CarThera SonoCloud

CarThera to present data from phase 1/2a study focusing on disrupting blood-brain barrier for...

Paris, France, May 10, 2017 – CarThera, a French company that designs and develops innovative ultrasound-based medical devices to treat brain disorders, today announces that Dr. Ahmed Idbaih, AP-HP principal investigator of the Phase...
hormone therapy

Older Age at Menopause and Use of Hormone Therapy Produce Increased Risk of Hearing...

CLEVELAND, Ohio (May 10, 2017)—It has long been suspected that menopause and the use of hormones had a direct effect on hearing. However, findings from previous studies have been conflicting, with some suggesting that...
Medherant

Medherant Appoints Laboratoires Plasto Santé as Transdermal Drug Delivery Patch Manufacturer

Coventry, UK, 8th May 2017 / Sciad Newswire / Medherant Ltd, a University of Warwick spin-out company developing a novel transdermal drug delivery patch technology, has appointed Laboratoires Plasto Santé to manufacture its first drug delivery...
SPORTS KNEE INJURY

Exclusive: Sports Medicine Sports Knee Injury

The knees can take a lot of punishment while playing sports or running, often resulting in knee ligament injuries. Around a fifth of knee injuries from playing sport affect the anterior cruciate ligament or ACL. A torn ACL can be painful and debilitating,...