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Whether partnering with a medical contract manufacturer or manufacturing in-house, transitioning from product development and design to the manufacturing phase of a project can have many challenges. This Manufacturing Readiness Review Checklist can be used as a transition tool to determine the readiness of a program to move into production.Read More
November 11, 2014, 1 pm to 2 pm EST
Challenge: develop and design a new rapid, real-time PCR instrument with multiple rapid, randomly accessible thermal blocks and easy to use software that provides researchers and laboratory clinician’s flexibility in workflow with results in 20 minutes.Read More
Topics: medical device design, medical contract manufacturing, medical device design and manufacturing, medical device contract design, medical device development and design, real-time PCR instruments
When asked to develop the concept for a fully automated, random-access immunoassay analyzer, KMC Systems began the development phase with defining system requirements and conducted user research in order to determine the most important product features.Read More
As a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems of America, KMC Systems is proud to announce that Elbit Systems Of America has been named a 2014 World's Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute.
Topics: KMC Systems
The importance of having a multi-disciplined approach to IVD medical instrumentation
development is outlined in a recently published white paper
. In it, KMC Systems engineers, Jack Kessler and Jerry Sevigny, and senior program manager, Spencer Lovette, discuss three key elements in assessing IVD medical product feasibility and how, “assigning marketing, engineering, or operations as the sole source for defining new product features and functions can yield not only radically different products but, more importantly, products that do not meet customer needs.”
Topics: IVD instrument development program, In Vitro Diagnostics, ivd product development, ivd instrument development, medical product definition, ivd medical instrumentation, IVD medical product development
A report1 published by the IBM Institute for Business Value declares that three emerging technologies have the power to transition the world from “a hardware-based to a software-defined global supply chain” and that these technologies will radically alter the nature of manufacturing as we know it.
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