Biomedical physics

Physics-based technologies to study biological systems and to diagnose and treat disease.

Scientists pioneer 3D-printed drug delivering micro-needles

IOP Publishing 7 Oct 2015

Researchers have developed a new technique to produce a 3D ‘micro-printed’ array of needles capable of drug delivery.


Nanosurf at the SYNMarburg 2015 Summer School

Nanosurf AG 7 Oct 2015

Nanosurf participated in the 3rd SYNMarburg Summer School at the Philipps-University Marburg with a one day FluidFM workshop.


PCO presents an unprecedented luminescence lifetime imaging camera: the pco.flim download

PCO Group 6 Oct 2015

New White Paper from PCO


ProTom International Accelerates Focus on MGH Proton Therapy Installation

ProTom International, Inc. 6 Oct 2015

ProTom International Accelerates Focus on MGH Proton Therapy Installation Radiance 330® Proton Therapy System to be installed at Massachusetts General Hospital


Creating the Hamster Wheel of Death

Carter Manufacturing Limited 6 Oct 2015

Spinal cord injuries can drastically alter the way of life of those that suffer them and investment in technology to aid research in the area is vital.


Automation in treatment planning – a promising future already upon us

RaySearch Laboratories AB 21 Sep 2015

Webinar presented by Marc Mlyn, MBA, CMD. Tuesday 13th October


Electronic Recordkeeping In Radiation Oncology

IBA Dosimetry 18 Sep 2015

Webinar presented by James P. Nunn, MS, CHP, DABR. Senior Medical Physicist at Lewis Gale Regional Cancer Center, Pulaski VA

iseg NHS 6 channel NIM standard power supply

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iseg Spezialelektronik GmbH 15 Sep 2015

The iseg NHS Power supply series is known for providing best high voltages with low ripple and noise at very high precision. Learn more about the intuitive front panel control with coloured TFT display in this short introduction video (link at bottom).

Replicating liver cells for fast drug testing

IOP Publishing 15 Sep 2015

Scientists have developed a new technique that produces a user friendly, low cost, tissue-engineered pseudo-organ. The chip-based model produces a faithful mimic of the in vivo liver inside a scalable fluid-handling device, demonstrating proof of principle for toxicology tests and opening up potential use in drug testing and personalised medicine.


Varian Puts Research Tools in the Cloud to Speed Development of Next Generation Cancer Treatment Technologies

Varian Medical Systems International AG 14 Sep 2015

OncoPeer™ online interactive forum rolled out globally and expanded with new toolkit that researchers can use to pioneer new treatment techniques


Mobius Medical Systems adds significant features to DoseLab Software

Mobius Medical Systems, LP 7 Sep 2015

Mobius Medical Systems recently released DoseLab version 6.7. This new release adds significant features to the most widely used machine QA software including task scheduling and monitoring, role based control, and enhanced Microsoft Excel integration.

A brain-computer interface for controlling an exoskeleton

IOP Publishing 18 Aug 2015

Scientists working at Korea University, Korea, and TU Berlin, Germany have developed a brain-computer control interface for a lower limb exoskeleton by decoding specific signals from within the user’s brain.


Magritek reports on using the Spinsolve benchtop NMR system to enhance chemistry undergraduate education programs at the University of Queensland

Magritek 14 Aug 2015

Wellington, NZ, 12th August 2015: Magritek, a leading provider of compact NMR and MRI instruments, report on the use of their Spinsolve Benchtop NMR spectrometer the Chemistry Department of the University of Queensland where it is in use in the undergraduate laboratory curricula.

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New Lab Start-Up Program now available in Europe

Alfa Aesar 14 Aug 2015

A Johnson Matthey Company, has extended its New Lab Start-Up Program to include Europe.


ACR confirms log file measurements acceptable for IMRT/VMAT QA

Mobius Medical Systems, LP 10 Aug 2015

The American College of Radiology (ACR) recently published a statement on their website answering the question of whether the ACR ROPA program considers log files generated from the treatment machine an acceptable “alternative” measurement for IMRT/VMAT for patient QA.

Robo-whiskers mimic animals exploring their surroundings

IOP Publishing 5 Aug 2015

Many mammals, including seals and rats, rely on their whiskers to sense their way through dark environments.

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Physics World August 2015

IOP Publishing 3 Aug 2015

Maximizing your message: How scientists should talk to politicians

In August’s Physics World: Overcoming the ‘Curie Complex’

IOP Publishing 3 Aug 2015

In this month’s issue of Physics World, French physicist Hélène Langevin-Joliot – the granddaughter of Marie Curie – talks to reporter Tushna Commissariat about the scientific legacy of her family, delves into what’s known as the "Curie complex" and gives her own tips for scientific success.


JPK reports on the use of SPM in the Messersmith Group at UC Berkeley looking at biologically inspired polymer adhesives.

JPK Instruments AG 21 Jul 2015

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard®3a AFM and ForceRobot systems by the Messersmith Research Group at UC Berkeley to study biologically inspired polymer adhesives.

New Semrock Brilliant Violet and Ultraviolet Filter Sets for Microscopy

Semrock, Inc. 10 Jul 2015

Semrock has released three exciting new broadband filter sets that support Brilliant Violet and Ultraviolet dyes (BD Biosciences).

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