News

Following are the latest news items that have come to our attention.

As Hauwai explains: “Sign language is one of the easiest languages to learn and it can be fun for children, parents and whānau. There are so many benefits to learning sign ...
 
 
The MARS spectral molecular scanner being developed by MedTech CoRE Principal Investigator Professor Anthony Butler and team was recently awarded MBIE’s Gold Status for research ...
 
 
It has been called a “forgotten” cancer but it kills about 186,000 people a year worldwide. There is a better chance of treating bladder cancer — like other related diseases ...
 
 
Professor Merryn Tawhai, Deputy Director of the Auckland Bioengineering Institute (ABI), has been honoured with one of the highest international accolades in her field. Today ...
 
 
The MedTech Conversation series is a new initiative jointly hosted by the MedTech Centre of Research Excellence (MedTech CoRE) and Consortium for Medical Device Technologies ...
 
 
NZ Herald reports the Auckland Bioengineering Institute (ABI) received $1m in philanthropy funding from the Hugo Charitable Trust, for research on optogenetics - controlling ...
 
 
Volpara Health has entered the UK market a week after saying the British National Health Service (NHS) would be a 10-year marathon to crack. The breast cancer detection ...
 
 
A team of more than forty pharmacists gathered at Auckland's largest hospital yesterday to learn more about the clinical trials that Veriphi has been conducting at the hospital ...
 
 
The corporate sectors of the Asia-Pacific region vary in maturity, levels of governance and international profile. But this list of fast-growing companies, compiled with the ...
 
 
The automation company Scott Technology and cancer diagnostic company Pacific Edge have a productive outlook for the new year. To read more, click here.
 
 
A new implant is currently being developed in New Zealand that could revolutionise the treatment of knee osteoarthritis. The team of researchers from AUT's Engineering Research ...
 
 
Professor Parry Guilford, an internationally renowned cancer genetics and biology expert, has been selected as the latest recipient of the Distinguished Research Medal, the ...
 
 
The constant worry that families live with when a loved one is in the early stages of dementia is all consuming. “For many people living with dementia and their families, it ...
 
 
The country's first robot-assisted knee surgery has been carried out at Auckland's North Shore Hospital. More than 7000 knee replacement operations are carried out in New ...
 
 
Christchurch-based MTech Games is carrying out trials in partnership with the Burwood Academy for Independent Living to help patients learn wheelchair skills using computer ...
 
 
Arctic Information Technology, Inc. (Arctic IT), an Alaskan Native-Owned Enterprise, is pleased to announce their strategic partnership with Whānau Tahi Ltd., a New ...
 

Events

HealthTech Week 2018
11
Jun
2018
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15
Jun
2018
Medical technology offers a growing range of healthcare solutions that are critically important to every New Zealander. We invite all stakeholders of the ...
 
 
MedTech CoRE Conference 2018
13
Jun
2018
The annual MedTech CoRE Conference will take place on Wednesday 13 June 2018 as part of HealthTech Week. Registration opens soon, details to follow...
 
 
 
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