Electronic Products & Technology



Product
November 7, 2019 by Stephen Law

Adhesives, sealants gels serve medical designs

VERTELLUS Portfolio of adhesives and sealants include Polycin polyols, Vorite prepolymers and Sealrite gels. Materials serve a wide variety of device manufacturers and maintain product integrity in the face of increasingly harsh environments. Beyond industrial applications, adhesives and sealants for…
News
October 24, 2019 by Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press, Chicago

High tech devices pose threat to the stethoscope

Symbol of medical profession threatened by hand-held devices that rely on ultrasound, AI and smartphone apps
News
October 17, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

HumanWare recognized by Quebec Technology Association

Global leader in tech-based solutions for the visually impaired named SME of the year
Product
September 26, 2019 by Stephen Law

Reflective sensor eliminates need for peripheral circuitry

TT ELECTRONICS OPB9001 pcb sensor module for industrial and medical applications provides 24-30 volt input compatibility and features 4-pin connectors for simple programming and operation. Device includes the OPB9000 reflective sensor and eliminates the need for peripheral circuitry like resistors,…
News
September 4, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Harmonic Medical receives funding for its med tech

FedDev Ontario contribution to accelerate commercialization of its innovative, non-invasive ultrasound therapy equipment
Product
August 2, 2019 by Stephen Law

Medical PSUs deliver design flexibility

VERSITILE POWER Medical Series of power supplies (PSUs) provide system designers flexible system power solutions from 600 to 1000 watts. Products can be used in multiple applications where standardizing on a single reference power platform is key for simplifying installation footprints…
News
July 31, 2019 by The Canadian Press, Vancouver

Federal gov’t commits $20M to scale health tech

The federal government has committed $20 million to help scale up innovative Canadian companies in the health and biosciences sectors. The funding announced Monday will go towards establishing a marketplace on which small and medium-sized companies and startups will be…
Feature
July 9, 2019 by Andrew Dereka, product director, Laird Thermal Systems

Storage cooling technology is critical in medical environments

Industries such as biotech use liquid chromatography equipment to break down the chemical composition of complex liquids
News
July 3, 2019 by Judy Illes, Professor of Neurology and Director of Neuroethics Canada, University of British Columbia and Jennifer Chandler, Professor of Law, University of Ottawa – The Canadian Press

New technologies for the brain require ethical approaches to innovation

Entrepreneurs are selling wearable devices in the open marketplace with claims of benefits to memory, attention and concentration
Feature
June 18, 2019 by Sohail Kamal, West Coast Correspondent

LightIntegra’s platelet analyzer infuses integral bloodline within medical circles

Vancouver-based maker of ThromboLUX blood platelet analyzer nets $1-Million in funding support
News
May 27, 2019 by The Canadian Press, Toronto

Apple Canada receives medical approval for smartwatch

Software enables Apple’s latest smartwatch to perform electro-cardiograms
News
May 24, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

MEDEC rebrands to Medtech Canada

MEDEC, the association representing Canada’s medical technology companies, has rebranded to become Medtech Canada. This new brand identity reflects the ever-evolving nature of the medical technology industry, which is contributing to enabling the digitization of health care, providing more connected…