Life Sciences and Medtech Market Predictions 2016 and Beyond

Deloitte's comprehensive look at the life sciences and biotech market in 2016 and beyond provides thorough insight into the ever-changing marketplace. Excerpts from the article entitled "2016 Global life sciences outlook - Moving forward with cautious optimism" are highlighted in this post and link to the original article. 

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Topics: In Vitro Diagnostics, medical manufacturing, supply chain management, quality assurance

Advancing Diagnostics at the Next Generation Dx Summit 2016

With more than 1,000 diagnostic industry leaders from 29 different countries, the 8th annual Next Generation DX Summit sets the stage for prime learning and networking opportunities within the diagnostics development field. Expecting another groundbreaking, record year for attendance, the expo is sure to make an impact. KMC Systems will be exhibiting at booth #18.  Join us in Washington, DC from August 23-26. We hope to see you there!

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Topics: next generation dx summit, Trade Shows

Designing Medical Devices for Use Environments in Today's Rapidly Growing POC Marketplace

With the growing demand for delivering test results as soon as possible to the patient and physician, more complex point-of-care instrumentation is hitting the marketplace at a rapid pace. Now medical device design is more complicated due to myriad considerations that must factor in to the development and design of near-patient and in-home devices

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Topics: medical device design, medical device design and manufacturing

Make the Most of AACC 2016 - Download the AACC Mobile App

The 68th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo is just around the corner! Now, the AACC mobile app is ready for download. This dynamic mobile app allows you to build your meeting itinerary, search for speakers and sessions, find exhibitors by product type, keyword, business name (KMC Systems - hint, hint) or booth number (849), locate auxiliary meetings and plan to attend industry workshops. Read More

Topics: Trade Shows

3 Key Non-Compliance Warning Signs in Medical Device Design

In a recent article that appeared on Med Device Online, Susan Gould, of the Halloran Consulting Group weighed in on potential regulatory compliance pitfalls and how to spot the warning signs before your company is looking at multiple 483s.

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Topics: medical device quality assurance, medical manufacturing quality management

Are You Registered for AACC 2016?

Have you noticed how quickly time flies? You're probably gearing up for AACC2016 like we are and looking forward to a fantastic event. These links may help in your planning process. We hope to see you in Philadelphia. Stop by the KMC Systems booth #849!

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Topics: AACC Annual Meeting

ASM2016: The KMC Systems Team Will See You There

ASM Microbe 2016 is underway! We hope to see you at this exciting event for professionals, students and industry leaders interested in microbiology and microbial sciences. We hope to see you in the exhibit hall! Visit the KMC team at booth #707.

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Topics: Trade Shows

In Vitro Diagnostics, Design for Manufacturability: 3 Steps For Successful Transition

For medical engineering teams that are developing and designing in vitro diagnostic products, there are crucial steps in ensuring your products’ design for manufacturability elements are perfected for timely, efficient and compliant production and delivery.

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Topics: ivd product development, medical manufacturing

ASM Microbe 2016 and Bill Gates are coming to Boston in June!

Are you going to ASM Microbe 2016? 

This year, ASM is bringing its two most popular events, ASM General Meeting and ICAAC, under one roof to create ASM Microbe 2016. Don’t miss this event June 16–20, 2016 in Boston, Mass. – and be sure to catch the opening keynote with Bill Gates!

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Topics: American society for microbiology, ASM2016

Are you ready for manufacturing? Find out with this Manufacturing Readiness Review checklist.

How do you turn your groundbreaking idea into innovative new medical instrumentation? You may have even devoted hours developing the concept and designing a prototype, so what's next? Are you ready for manufacturing? Has your prototype gone through the proper scrutiny and testing to transition to manufacturing? How about quality control and requirements?

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Topics: medical contract manufacturers, medical device design and manufacturing