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R&D Roundup

Celtic Knot Designs Inspire Polymer Breakthrough A slow-motion method of controlling the synthesis of polymers, inspired by trees and Celtic Knot designs, could open up new possibilities in areas including medical devices, drug delivery, elastics, and adhesives.

Posted in: Features, MDB, Electronics, Coatings & Adhesives, Materials, Diagnostics, Imaging, Medical, Sensors

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Product of the Month: BL600 BLUETOOTH MODULES FOR DEVICES

Laird Technologies, Inc., Earth City, MO, BL600 modules make it easy to add single-mode Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), or Bluetooth Smart™, to small, portable, power-conscious devices, including those powered by AAA or coin cell batteries. The fully approved, programmable modules feature Laird’s smartBASIC programming interface, which encapsulates the process of reading, writing, and processing of sensor data and then using BLE to transfer it to any Bluetooth v4.0 device, accelerating initial development, creation of prototypes, and mass production.

Posted in: MDB, Products, Communications, Wireless, Board-Level Electronics, Electronic Components, Electronics, Medical, Data Acquisition

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MEDISPEC MICRO EXTRUSION PRIMARY WIRES

Temp-Flex LLC, South Grafton, MA, designed its MediSpec™ micro extrusion primary wires to meet tight tolerance requirements for invasive and implantable applications in the medical industry. MediSpec micro extrusion primary wires feature a range of gauges (36-52 AWG) and a wide selection of biocompatible conductor materials to support design customization.

Posted in: MDB, Products, Custom & Contract Manufacturing, Electronics, Materials, Metals, Implants & Prosthetics, Medical

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FORCE SENSING LINEAR POTENTIOMETER

Interlink Electronics, Inc., Camarillo, CA, introduces its Force Sensing Linear Potentiometer (FSLP) Sensor to capture position and force simultaneously in compact applications. The FSLP simplifies input design, and saves critical room and battery life. The sensor’s tough, moisture-resistant surface can be used with a finger, stylus, or glove. Available with a hard-coated film with antimicrobial protection, FSLP is ideal for medical instruments.

Posted in: MDB, Products, Electronics, Medical, Sensors

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Mercury-Free Nickel Zinc Batteries

VARTA Microbattery, White Plains, NY, announces new mercury-free primary Nickel Zinc (NiOOH) Battery Systems. VARTA Microbattery's nickel zinc cells are developed as an ideal cost-effective and highly reliable substitute to conventional primary silver oxide but ton cells and are manufactured with high quality raw materials , unparalleled leakage protection, size, shape, and quality standards equivalent to VARTA Micro-battery’s popular mercury-free primary silver oxide system.

Posted in: MDB, Products, Batteries, Electronics, Power Supplies, Medical

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4kW High Voltage Power Supply Family

Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp., Hauppauge, NY, introduces its new STA Series of 4kW high voltage power supplies. Units with positive or negative polarities and outputs ranging from 1kV to 70kV are available. Extensive local and remote control capabilities are provided by a full featured front panel and analog interface. Standard Ethernet and RS-232 digital interfaces simplify system integration.

Posted in: MDB, Products, Electronics, Power Supplies, Medical

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EP13 Plus DC/DC Transformer Platform

Pulse Electronics Corporation, San Diego, CA, announces its new EP13 Plus platform that delivers 25% more power handling capability than the industry standard EP13 platform in the same PCB footprint. This catalog series of 12 isolation transformers is designed for multiple input voltage ranges (9 to 57v and 33 to 57v) and can provide six different output voltage combinations from 3.3v to 24v.

Posted in: MDB, Products, Board-Level Electronics, Electronic Components, Electronics, Power Management, Medical

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