Health, Medicine, & Biotechnology

White Papers: Materials
Antimicrobial Polyurethane Foams Provide Advanced, Effective Wound Care

Caring for wounds effectively is a top concern for hospitals, particularly in today’s climate of chronic diseases and the rising geriatric population. Wound dressings that...

White Papers: Software
Medical Devices Manufacturers Software Selection Guide

Technological advances like the Internet of Things, remote services, and skyrocketing medical device recalls. What do they have in common? They are all trends shaping the medical device...

White Papers: Medical
Understanding Low Outgassing Adhesives

Engineers often want to know whether an adhesive is low outgassing or generic. And while there are cases when nothing but a low outgassing product will do, the truth is that many so-called generic adhesives...

White Papers: Medical
The Use of Implantable Silicone in Medical Devices

The first use of silicone as a material implanted in the human body for medical treatment is said to date back to1946, when surgeon Dr. Frank Lahey used silicone for bile duct repair. Since the...

White Papers: Medical
Medical Device OEMs and Contract Manufacturers: 10 Key Areas to Consider When Evaluating Suppliers

The funds have been approved. Key people have signed off on a new project and you have been given the green light to go ahead. Being part of a...

White Papers: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Sensing Methodologies in Pinch Valves

This white paper examines various types of state sensors and their functional use in pinch valves for advanced system development. Many systems today, including medical and biopharmaceutical applications,...

White Papers: Medical
How to Select a DC Motor: Brushless DC Motors

If an application requires high speed, quiet operation, low EMI and longevity, then brushless DC technology (BLDC) might be what you’re looking for in a motion solution. While Brushless DC motors...

White Papers: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Innovate Therapeutic & Drug Delivery Devices for Home Use

Medical device design engineers face a noble yet challenging task: to design minimally-invasive treatment technologies that help patients live a normal life.

White Papers: Medical
Product Centric QMS: A Critical Advantage for Regulated Companies

FDA regulated companies must establish quality systems for compliance. Most quality management systems (QMS) were developed to help comply with regulations with a sole focus on...

White Papers: Medical
Lipid-Resistant Component Options for IV Applications

Treatment in the ICU and OR frequently involves the use of lipids and other aggressive substances that can cause cracks Environmental stress cracking is a leading cause of plastic part failure...

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