Keyword: Fluid Handling

Mechanical & Fluid Systems

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Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Fluid-dispensing systems, a micro-dosing pump, solenoid valves, and more.
Features: Tubing & Extrusion
Rodd Turnquist tells Medical Design Briefs how to select the best pumps for medical devices and accelerating time to market.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The device uses soft robotics, ultra-thin electronics, and microfluidics.
Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Touchless switches, biocompatible adhesives, 3D-printing materials, and more.
Features: Test & Measurement
A growing number of companies are turning to sterile, single-use, closed liquid dispensing systems and kits.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Medical connectors, servo positioners, SMT jumpers, and more.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The Cordis flow controller requires less than a one-minute warmup.
White Papers: Medical
OEM Peristaltic Pump Solutions for Engineers

Our pumps are proven in many medical devices that have been on the market for decades. These predicate devices that use our technology can reduce the amount of validation testing, and achieve a...

Products: Robotics, Automation & Control
A robotic dispensing system and three kinds of valves.
Technology Leaders: Materials
Learn how sealing materials have been developed to meet the most stringent needs in life sciences applications.
R&D: Wearables
Researchers have developed a soft and nonirritating microfluidic sensor for the real-time measurement of lactate concentration in sweat.
R&D: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
A silicone aorta can reduce how hard patients’ hearts have to pump.
Features: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Sealed pump systems can dramatically improve the safety and efficiency of chemical transfer.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
By collecting tears, the lenses effectively measure pH and levels of biomarkers.
Technology Leaders: Robotics, Automation & Control
One of the biggest challenges biomanufacturers face is downtime — something single-use technologies overcome.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Fluid control valves, sinusoidal pumps, and more.
Features: Medical
Battery-powered, highly portable oxygen concentrators are a growing trend in patient mobility, but building the devices is still an engineering challenge.
Products: Imaging
Position sensors, power clamps, CT scanners, and more.
Products: Medical
Cavity pumps, transfer tubing, proportional valve, and more.
Products: Materials
External PSUs

XP Power, Tokyo, Japan, has released two series of external power supplies that are intended for modern medical applications, including safety approvals...

Technology Leaders: Robotics, Automation & Control

Biologics and personalized medicine are increasingly becoming more popular — causing the biomanufacturing industry to change. Instead of sticking to large-scale production...

Products: Medical

Proportional Pressure Controls

Microcontrollers from Clippard, Cincinnati, OH, utilize the company’s EVP and DVP proportional valves allowing for steady, repeatable...

Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Gradient Valves

Clippard, Cincinnati, OH, has released gradient valves that feature multiple two-way, normally closed solenoids connected around a central body. The...

INSIDER: Medical
Researchers from the School of Electrical Engineering at KAIST have developed a soft neural implant that can be wirelessly controlled using a smartphone.
Products: Software
SPC Software

Zontec, Inc., Cincinnati, OH, has released new statistical process control (SPC) software designed to improve manufacturing quality. The Synergy 1000™ and...

Features: Medical

Imagine learning the news that you have cancer. Stage Four, metastasized to multiple areas, roughly six to eight months to live — if you’re lucky. Then, imagine finding out your diagnosis was...

Technology Leaders: Medical

Medical technology continues to evolve toward diagnosis and treatment devices that are closer to the patient, or even in the patient's home. Compression therapy, wound therapy, dialysis,...

Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
IP 66 Enclosures

ABS electronic enclosures from ROLEC, Bridgeville, PA, are now available in 10 sizes, many of which are compatible with other standard products....

Products: Software
CT Measurement Software

Werth, Inc., Old Saybrook, CT, has released a computed tomography machine designed to reduce time lag caused by the start-stop...

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