Engineering News | Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/medical-and-pharmaceutical-engineering Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:09:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Partnership brings alternative backup solutions to medical sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meditech-electronic-healthcare-record-ehr-software-company-and-commvault-partner-in-south-africa-2018-05-09 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486504 1526912747 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 CIP Process Pumps most suitable for the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cip-process-pumps-suitable-for-health-sector-2018-05-09 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486501 1528958700 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Chairside milling beneficial for dental industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chairside-milling-beneficial-for-dental-industry-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451887 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647793_resized_dwx52dctelprorolandmedicalpharmaceuticalengineeringdentalmilling20171022.jpg ROLAND DWX-52DC The dental industry is moving towards chairside milling to shorten teeth replacement manufacturing time and reduce production costs 511 287 Health council suggests professional autonomy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/health-council-suggests-professional-autonomy-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452050 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648279_resized_hpcsamedicalpharmaceuticalengineering20171022.jpg PROTECTING PATIENT RIGHTS The Health Professionals Council of South Africa urges healthcare professionals to defer from entering global fee arrangements or financial contracts 511 287 Authorities help to curb counterfeit pharmaceuticals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/authorities-help-to-curb-counterfeit-pharmaceuticals-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451986 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648142_resized_spoorfishermedicalpharmaceuticalengineeringcounterfeit2017bloomberg1022.jpg COUNTERFEIT CAUTION Consumers should be vigilant about where they buy products from to avoid health risks and potential fatalities 511 287 Innovative solutions necessary for healthcare in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-solutions-necessary-for-healthcare-in-africa-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452053 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Peristaltic pump ideal for pharmaceuticals industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/peristaltic-pump-ideal-for-pharmaceutical-industry-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451891 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647809_resized_verderflexvantage5000verderpumpsmedicalpharmaceuticalengineering20171022.jpg VERDERFLEX VANTAGE 5000 The fully programmable peristaltic pump meets the high hygiene requirement for the pharmaceutical industry 511 287 Personalised medicine beneficial for medical industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/personalised-medicine-beneficial-for-medical-industry-2017-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451881 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647768_resized_mygenerxmedicalpharmaceuticalengineeringdnalysis20171022.jpg PERSONALISED MEDICINE The mygeneRx test enables patients to get on the right medication quicker 511 287 Five-year funding plan to overcome challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/five-year-funding-plan-to-overcome-challenges-2016-05-04 Victor Moolman Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410638 1463465697 1463695200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000543501_resized_sanofipharmaceutical2410220814duane.jpg WOMAN RESEARCHERS Female students are being encouraged to join the medical research field 511 287 ARV project’s third attempt to supply affordable medicine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-arv-project-on-third-attempt-to-supply-affordable-medicine-2016-05-20 Victor Moolman Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410645 1463465697 1463695200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New antibacterial gel can save thousands in developing countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-antibacterial-gel-can-save-thousands-in-developing-countries-2016-05-20 Victor Moolman Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410641 1463465697 1463695200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000543497_resized_gsk1022reuters1.jpg NEW GEL TECHNOLOGY GSK has created a new antibacterial gel that is cost effective and is easy to distribute to developing countries 511 287 Funding for South African pharmaceuticals research increasing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/funding-for-s-african-pharmaceutical-research-increasing-2016-05-04 Victor Moolman Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410633 1488961724 1463695200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000544301_resized_medicalpharmaceuticalastrazenza1provided.jpg NEW RESEARCH GRANTS R1.5-million has been granted this year to South African research institutions 511 383 Combined research could be HIV answer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/combined-cure-treatment-and-vaccination-research-could-signal-end-of-hiv-2015-05-22 David Oliveira Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369253 1432023423 1432245600 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000421561_resized_researchintoinfectiousdiseasesincludingtheebolavaccinetakesplaceinkvistgaarddenmarkonfridayoct3120141022.jpg CURE, TREATMENT OR VACCINATION? Combining HIV cure, treatment and vaccination research could lead to developing an effective solution to combating the pandemic 511 287 Hospital engineers receive industry best practice injection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hospital-engineers-receive-industry-best-practice-injection-2015-05-22 David Oliveira Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369227 1432023423 1432245600 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000421455_resized_bksnatalspruithospital110071022duane.jpg HOSPITAL ENGINEERING A industry best practice norms and standards are being developed for built environment professionals working in the healthcare sector 511 287 Infectious disease diagnosis strips developed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infectious-disease-diagnosis-strips-developed-at-new-facility-2015-05-22 David Oliveira Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369383 1432023423 1432245600 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000422013_resized_dcp968721022.jpg CONTAMINENT FREE ZONE ISO cleanrooms are used to ensure that contaminants do not interfere with material research or the equipment being manufactured 511 287 Red tape hampering safe medical waste disposal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strict-regulatory-environment-hampering-safe-medical-waste-disposal-2015-05-22 David Oliveira Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369206 1432023422 1432245600 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000421358_resized_500c31022.jpg MEDICAL WASTE INCINERATOR Stricter emission law make it increasingly more difficult for individuals to receive permits to operate a medical waste incineration facility 511 287 IP policy redraft could impact significantly on pharmaceuticals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ip-policy-redraft-could-impact-significantly-on-pharmaceuticals-2015-05-08 David Oliveira Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369411 1432105514 1432245600 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 Company launches temperature monitoring barcode http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-temperature-monitoring-barcode-2014-05-23 Jonathan Rodin Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 330035 1400566266 1400796000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Smart glove helps leprosy patients http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smart-glove-helps-leprosy-patients-2014-05-23 Jonathan Rodin Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 329903 1400566266 1400796000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Company stresses importance of flooring in hospitals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-stresses-importance-of-flooring-in-hospitals-2014-05-23 Jonathan Rodin Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 330193 1399647139 1400796000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 New point-of-care system for HIV/Aids patients launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-point-of-care-system-for-hivaids-patients-launched-2014-05-23 Jonathan Rodin Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 330295 1400566267 1400796000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 African company wins innovation award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-company-wins-innovation-award-2014-05-23 Jonathan Rodin Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 330258 1400566267 1400796000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Zambia receives malaria treatments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-receives-2m-malaria-treatments-2014-05-23 Jonathan Rodin Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 329883 1400566266 1400796000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Local remedy wins award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-natural-remedy-wins-international-award-2013-05-17 Anine Kilian Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 +0200 292301 1369119507 1369346400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Medical implant industry expanding despite challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/medical-implant-industry-expanding-despite-challenges-2013-05-24 Anine Kilian Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 +0200 292380 1369119507 1369346400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 New X-ray scanner reduces radiation dosage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-x-ray-scanner-reduces-radiation-dosage-2013-05-24 Anine Kilian Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 +0200 292385 1369119507 1369346400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Pharmaceuticals patents benefit R&D of medication http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pharmaceutical-patents-benefit-research-and-development-of-medication-2013-05-24 Anine Kilian Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 +0200 292574 1369119507 1369346400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Health-record app puts patients’ health records at doctors’ fingertips http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/discovery-health-uses-big-data-to-put-patients-health-records-in-doctors-fingertips-2013-05-24 Anine Kilian Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 +0200 292146 1369304716 1369346400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Pharmaceuticals giants go head-to-head for intellectual property rights http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pharmaceutical-giants-go-head-to-head-for-intellectual-property-rights-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255663 1337671344 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local engineers take on blood plasma fractionation project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-engineers-take-on-blood-plasma-fractionation-project-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255654 1337671341 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Storage, retrieval solution benefits pharmacies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-storage-retrieval-solution-for-pharmacies-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255657 1337671342 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Monitoring, access control solution installed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/progressive-monitoring-access-control-solution-gives-sa-military-health-services-a-facelift-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255669 1337671347 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Compressed air solutions for local hospitals and clinics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compressed-air-solutions-for-local-hospitals-and-clinics-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255943 1336981540 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Breakthrough in stem cell technology a first in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/breakthrough-in-stem-cell-technology-a-first-in-africa-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255725 1337752009 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nonprofit organisation launches mobile health initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nonprofit-organisation-launches-mobile-health-initiative-2012-05-25 Samantha Herbst Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 255665 1363272445 1337896800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trial to determine if HIV-1 vaccine can reduce immunity effects of ARVs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trial-to-determine-if-hiv-1-vaccine-can-reduce-immune-effects-of-arvs-2011-05-20 Schalk Burger Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2011 00:00:00 +0200 224456 1305529097 1305842400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Flow chemistry validation aimed at improved ARV production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flow-chemistry-validation-aimed-at-improved-arv-production-2011-05-20 Schalk Burger Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2011 00:00:00 +0200 224400 1305529086 1305842400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DST increases investment in emerging research and nanotechnology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dst-increases-investment-in-emerging-research-and-nanotechnology-2011-05-20 Schalk Burger Medical and Pharmaceutical Engineering Fri, 20 May 2011 00:00:00 +0200 224411 1305529093 1305842400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0