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Device focuses on speedier tuberculosis diagnosis

By Vijay Shankar – SciDev.Net A device that can magnify tuberculosis bacteria without using a conventional glass lens could soon replace expensive lens-based microscopes in developing countries, according to a feasibility study published in the journal Tuberculosis. The gadget could diagnose tuberculosis in a sample within seven days, while also reducing the danger of lab technicians catching the disease, the …

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Medtronic Makes Waves at Arab Health through Education and Technology Advances for the MEACAT Region, including Bahrain

Manama: Coinciding with celebration of the first anniversary of the incredibly successful Medtronic Academy, Medtronic the global leader in medical technology, launched the ValleylabTM FT10 energy platform at the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress in Dubai last week. “Last year we launched the Medtronic Academy, which has gone on to be a resounding success, having trained 600 physicians across the …

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Innovaacom Recognized for Women Entrepreneurship and Excellence in Medical Education

New Certification Allows Innovaacom to Provide Existing and New Clients with Service Excellence Innovaacom, a leading provider of medical education and training for healthcare professionals worldwide, today announced it has been granted certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC is the largest third-party certifier in the United States of businesses that are …

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College of medicine opens at Mohammed bin Rashid university of medicine and health sciences

The Government of Dubai Media Office. Wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Chairperson of Dubai Healthcare City Authority HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, today officially launched the College of Medicine and its degree program for medical undergraduates at the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine …

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Kuwait Ministry of Health selects GE Healthcare as key technology provider for expansion of Al Amiri Hospital

Expansion will double the hospital’s capacity, adding 460 beds, and aligns with the National Development Plan to modernize Kuwait’s healthcare infrastructure. GE Healthcare and its partner Advanced Technology Company to provide advanced diagnostic imaging systems. Dubai, UAE: GE Healthcare and its partner Advanced Technology Company have been awarded by the Kuwait Ministry of Health to support the expansion of Al …

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Arab Health : the preferred trade show for French companies

130 French companies will be taking part in Arab Health-Medlab, from January 25-28, 2016. With 1,440 m2 in exhibition space across 2 halls, 1 entirely dedicated to laboratory equipment and diagnostics, and expanding every year, the international trade show for medical systems offers a prime venue from them to show off their know-how. Business France – the National Agency for …

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Scientists slip infertility gene into malaria mosquito

By – Maria Elena Hurtado – SciDev.Net Researchers have produced the first-ever mosquito with genes that cause infertility in offspring, and hope to use this method to slash malaria transmission and deaths. Using ‘gene drive’ technology — so called because it drives a dominant gene through a population — a team led by researchers at Imperial College London in the …

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Healthcare Industry Leaders from across the Globe are set to unveil the latest innovations at Arab Health 2016

36 country pavilions representing 2500 companies at Arab Health exhibition this year. Dubai, UAE – Arab Health 2016 will provide access to a market of more than 400 million people through its 36 country pavilions and offer a platform for the region’s healthcare providers and buyers to collaborate and present the latest tools and innovations for improved patient care.Companieswill seek …

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Dubai Heath Authority discusses future of smart health during smart clinic

The Dubai Health Authority held today a smart clinic from the UAE eHealth week conference part of HIMSS Middle East 2015 that is taking place at Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Academic Medical Centre in Dubai Healthcare City. The smart clinic discussed the future of smart health in Dubai and the UAE and ways in which it will benefit both …

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du’s Dr. Mansoor Anwar brought UAE perspectives to the 7th annual Employer Healthcare and Benefits Congress in the USA

Dr. Mansoor Anwar Habib showcased du ‘s wellness initiatives to intercontinental attendees at the conference. Dubai, UAE: du ‘s Senior Director of the Medical and Occupational Health Services and Head of the Wellness Department, Dr. Mansoor Anwar Habib, provided a UAE perspective to a global audience at the 7th annual Employer Healthcare and Benefits Congress. In a keynote speech delivered …

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