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Breakthrough may increase the number of available organs for transplantation.
Features : Medical
Leading Women in Engineering & Science: Katie Farley, Kim Jackson, Sue Marchant, Patricia Santos-Serrao & Erin Wright; MasterControl
These leaders are driving innovation and the next generation of MasterControl solutions.
Features : Design
Leading Women in Engineering & Science: Sarah Charette, Product Manager
Sarah has been with The Lee Company for 9 years and is Product Manager of the Control Valve Group.
The nose measures gases in a patient’s breath.
Features : Medical
Leading Women in Engineering & Science: Dawn F. Massa Stancavish, Chief Innovation Officer & COO
As Chief Innovation Officer, Stancavish brings her keen knowledge of MASSA’s capabilities to new customers and markets.
The device made of heart tissue and a robotic pumping system beats like the real thing.
Features : Design
Leading Women in Engineering & Science: Dr. Annette Teng, CEO; Lisa Wen, Process Engineer
Dr. Teng has worked for Promex for over 6 years and is currently the CTO.
Briefs : Sensors/Data Acquisition
Discovery Takes Pressure Off Blood Measurements
The portable blood pressure monitoring device provides data continuously to patients.
Researchers have developed the world’s thinnest and lightest magnetic sensor matrix sheet system
EPFL researchers have developed a highly sensitive and portable optical biosensor that stands to accelerate the diagnosis of fatal conditions like sepsis.
Color video technology paired with artificial intelligence holds great development potential for the future optimization of patient care.
This feature presents insights from industry leaders, inventors, entrepreneurs, and those inspiring other women through education.
Briefs : Manufacturing & Prototyping
Ultrasound Helps Make 3D Printed Alloys Stronger
Researchers have used sound vibrations to shake metal alloy grains into tighter formation during 3D printing.
Through a new process, it is now possible to laser-weld two optically clear plastic parts made of a wide range of polymer materials for medical applications.
The facility will be used to perform customer test cutting and complete process development requirements.
Many manufacturers still struggle to digitize the “last mile” of their factory floor.
Nanothin flexible touchscreens could be printed like newspaper.
The digital revolution under way in medtech manufacturing will continue to transform the industry into a more connected, efficient, and agile ecosystem.
In the process, a high-yield electrodeposition is applied on certain conductive substrates.
Booth offers advice to other women looking to work in biomedical engineering and science.
"The transition from the design stage of an idea to the test stage is a fantastic feeling," says Guler.
The 4040/40 formulation includes two LyoTec® stopper designs — 13 and 20 mm — with a versatile universal
Meurant shares her most rewarding accomplishment as an engineer in the medical industry.
A chemistry teacher made Tkatchouk believe that any molecule could be created by working hard in the lab.
Zahabi's passion to understand human behavior led her to a career in industrial and systems engineering.

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