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The University of Gävle inaugurates nursing education in China

Sep 17, 2014 11:57 GMT University of Gävle The University of Gävle inaugurates a nursing education at Lishui University in the province Zhejiang in China and 90 Chinese students initiate their educations.

Can the local newspaper survive?

Sep 12, 2014 10:18 GMT University of Gävle Mats have studied how the local press has marketed and described itself and how they have legitimized their activities. How they have described themselves with the self-appointed mission that exists within journalism and how it is used as a profile for the local newspaper companies, investigate people in power positions and convey the world and reality.

Vanderbilt University Hospital Selects TIGR® Matrix Biosynthetic Mesh for Patient Hernia and Abdominal Surgeries

Sep 11, 2014 12:00 GMT TIGR Matrix Novus Scientific, AB, of Uppsala, Sweden announced today that Vanderbilt University Medical Center today has signed a purchasing agreement to carry TIGR Matrix surgical mesh for operations where a resorbable mesh is indicated. Doctors who specialize in hernia and abdominal wall surgery will be early adopters. The American Hernia Society also testing new mesh designs (59 doctors involved).

TIGR® Expands: new distributions in U.S and Europe

Sep 10, 2014 12:00 GMT TIGR Matrix Novus Scientific is pleased to announce new distribution channels throughout North America and Europe. The U.S. sales team lead by Tac-Whei Ong has hired direct representatives. Major channel partners in the eastern and western United States include: San Diego, San Antonio, Cincinnati, Chicago and Washington, DC. In Europe, the UK and Ireland is represented by Suzanne Bannon of Dublin (pictured)

Sep 08, 2014 09:24 GMT Stockholm Business Region The new district of Hagastaden in Stockholm will become one of the world’s leading areas for life science. Merck & Co, the world’s third-largest pharmaceuticals company, is currently moving in as the first company to join this life sciences cluster.

A new athlete tracking system taken in use by KIHU, the Finnish Research Institute for Olympic Sports

Sep 05, 2014 10:34 GMT EIT ICT Labs The athlete tracking system provided by Quuppa and SportsIQ provide rich data about athlete's movements, acceleration, location and workload.

Novus Scientific to Showcase Increased Ease of Use, Low Complication Rate and High Cost Efficiency of TIGR® Matrix Surgical Mesh at London Breast Meeting

Sep 04, 2014 16:06 GMT TIGR Matrix Novus Scientific, an innovator in the development and commercialization of resorbable synthetic polymers medical devices and creator of TIGR® Matrix Surgical Mesh, will be exhibiting at the London Breast Meeting. Hosted by the Royal College of Physicians, the three day meeting is the first of its kind in Europe.

EIT ICT Labs Helps to Turn Ideas into Reality

Sep 01, 2014 08:35 GMT EIT ICT Labs On the 1st of September, the European innovation network EIT ICT Labs launches the second round of its Idea Challenge. The EU wide contest for innovators and early stage startups in the field of ICT provides essential resources to boost a business: cash, office spaces, coaching and access to some of the world’s leading universities, research institutes and companies, such as Siemens, SAP and IBM.

Aug 22, 2014 08:24 GMT Stockholm Business Region New technology is currently transforming the healthcare system. The international conference Digital Health Days puts tomorrow’s healthcare on the agenda. Overweight, depression and an aging populating are challenges for a world striving to achieve a better standard of living, and already pose a challenge to our welfare system.

Mentice's endovascular simulator at the Covidien Center of Innovation in Brazil!

Aug 22, 2014 07:40 GMT Mentice AB A Mentice simulator, the VIST-lab, is one of several simulators in place when Covidien Opens Advanced Medical Technology Center in Brazil.