Medical Equipment This category contains releases covering the medical equipment and technology sector. Read stories regarding research, development, testing, and marketing of new medical devices. Also included are study results, news about the FDA approval process, long term follow-up data, and information on medical breakthroughs and the release of new products. Find announcements of board changes, policy decisions, and company performance, including awards won, new partnerships, financial reports, and market analysis.

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10:15 ET Apollo Proton Cancer Centre Receives Prestigious JCI Accreditation

Apollo Proton Cancer Centre (APCC), the first Proton Therapy Centre in South Asia and the Middle East, announced its accreditation by Joint...


Jul 02, 2020, 20:28 ET Nanalysis Scientific Corp. Announces Grant of Restricted Share Units

CALGARY, AB, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Nanalysis Scientific Corp. ("Nanalysis" or the "Company") (TSXV: NSCI) (OTCQX: NSCIF) (FRA: 1N1) is pleased to...


Jul 02, 2020, 11:36 ET ThermalPass and Internet of Things Inc. Featured on Reuters TV

TORONTO, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Internet of Things Inc. (TSXV: ITT) (OTC: INOTF) (FRANKFURT: 71T) ("ITT Inc." or the "Company") www.iotintl.com, a...


Jul 02, 2020, 09:04 ET Xovis Multiplies Your Options in One Fell Swoop

When their ordinary "all-in-a-day's-work" became extraordinary, Xovis ramped up their R&D to solve unforeseen challenges. Today, the company proudly...


Jul 02, 2020, 05:00 ET HeiQ Viroblock Certified as Cosmetic Grade and Bio-based Renewable

Textile innovator HeiQ's antiviral textile technology, HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03, has been certified as safe and sustainable as all its ingredients are...


Jun 30, 2020, 19:01 ET Almost Half of Children Are Not Always Using Soap When Washing Hands at School, New Survey by the Global Hygiene Council Finds

The calls follow a new global survey conducted by The Global Hygiene Council (GHC) highlighting that almost half (42%) of children aged 5-10 are not...


Jun 30, 2020, 15:43 ET Medicom Celebrates 32 Years of Infection Control Expertise with Launch of New Website

MONTREAL, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Medicom Group ("Medicom"), one of the world's leading manufacturers of surgical and N95 masks, personal protective...


Jun 30, 2020, 09:00 ET Neuro-Sys SAS Launches Innovative In Vivo Services in CNS/PNS Field

Today Neuro-Sys, pharmacological Contract Research Services company specialising in the R&D and in vitro testing of molecules used to treat...


Jun 30, 2020, 08:00 ET One Drop Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Its Industry-leading Connected Glucose Meter and Smartphone Application

Based on its recent analysis of the North American diabetes data management platform market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes One Drop with the 2020 North ...


Jun 30, 2020, 08:00 ET PROTXX and University of Alberta Announce Remote Personalized Healthcare Collaboration for Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

Silicon Valley, California and Calgary, Alberta based precision medicine technology pioneer PROTXX and the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta ...


Jun 30, 2020, 07:30 ET Covalon Provides Business Update

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV) (OTCQX: CVALF), an advanced medical...


Jun 30, 2020, 07:00 ET Ortho Regenerative Technologies Reports its First Quarter 2021 Results

Preclinical results confirm safety of Ortho-R and statistical significance over standard of care for rotator cuff repair. Ortho-R development program ...


Jun 26, 2020, 11:30 ET Lack of Access to Vision Loss Costs Canadians $19 billion per year

OTTAWA, ON, June 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Despite concerted action over the past 30 years, Canadian and health systems worldwide face significant challenges...


Jun 25, 2020, 14:28 ET /C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- AMD Medicom Inc./

In the news release, "Medicom Announces UK Mask Manufacturing Facility in Alliance with British Government", issued 25-6-2020 by AMD Medicom Inc....


Jun 25, 2020, 11:28 ET League Introduces Virtual Care Teams for Personalized Health Support

Award-winning Health OSTM technology provider launches integrated, enhanced virtual care offering CHICAGO, IL, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - League Inc.,...


Jun 25, 2020, 11:05 ET Medtronic Canada Named to the 2020 List of Best Workplaces in Ontario

BRAMPTON, ON, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Medtronic Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) — one of the world's largest medical technology,...


Jun 25, 2020, 10:00 ET Canada may be losing its status as a top global destination for new medicine launches

TORONTO, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada has long been considered a top global jurisdiction for new medicine launches. However, a new report published...


Jun 25, 2020, 06:00 ET Stevanato Group Signs an Agreement With the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to Provide Pharma Glass Vials for 2 Billion Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines Under Development

Italy-based Stevanato Group, a leading producer of pharmaceutical glass containers and integrated provider of drug delivery systems, and CEPI (the...


Jun 24, 2020, 12:22 ET ERBA Mannheim Launches CE Marked COVID-19 IgM Antibody ELISA

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Erba Mannheim today launched the ErbaLisa COVID-19 IgM ELISA kit for detection of IgM antibodies to...


Jun 24, 2020, 10:00 ET PMB-Alcen Announces the Launch of FLASHKNiFE, the FLASH Radiotherapy System Dedicated to Clinical Trials

PMB, a subsidiary of the ALCEN group, is proud to announce the launch of FLASHKNiFE, the FLASH radiotherapy system dedicated to clinical trials....


Jun 24, 2020, 02:00 ET Examination Prep School Operator, AzuriteStyle Co. Newly Develops Cool Antibacterial Face Mask That Enables Nasal Breathing, Begins Overseas Sales on June 20

Examination prep school operator, AzuriteStyle Co., Ltd. has developed a cool antibacterial face mask that enables nasal breathing. Due to the...


Jun 23, 2020, 12:33 ET IgNova Files Patent Application on Antibody Against COVID-19

IgNova announced today that it has filed a patent application covering the use of passive immunization to control SARS-CoV-2 infection in humans....


Jun 23, 2020, 09:00 ET Canadian Digital Health Leader BML Technology Launches COVID-19 Task Force

MONTREAL, June 23, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The COVID-19 crisis has overwhelmed all sectors of our society and has exposed a gross unpreparedness to deal...


Jun 23, 2020, 07:00 ET Oncolytics Biotech® Doses First Patient in Phase 2 BRACELET-1 Study Evaluating Pelareorep-Based Combination Therapies in Metastatic Breast Cancer

Oncolytics Biotech® Inc. (NASDAQ: ONCY) (TSX: ONC), today announced the first patient has been dosed in the Company's phase 2 study of...


Jun 22, 2020, 10:00 ET New SEMI-NBMC, GE Research Project to Advance Vital Signs Monitoring of Patients During Emergency Air Transport

Nano-Bio Materials Consortium (NBMC), a SEMI Strategic Association Partner, today launched a project with GE Research to develop a medical-grade...