The future of neuromodulation


Why the industry needs to shift to high-volume, low-cost, disease-management solutions Miniaturised implants providing targeted nerve stimulation – perhaps even put in place via a simple injection in the doctor’s surgery. That’s the vision for the future of neuromodulation painted by product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants. The company says demand for mass-market therapies …




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New era in pharma growth


Innovation and technology key to growth of pharma companies in emerging markets Emerging markets are predicted to account for a third of global pharmaceutical spend by the end of next year – and seen as critical for the sustained growth of leading pharma companies. That’s according to a new report, which says innovation and technology …




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Pre-filled pen injector for adults with type 2 diabetes


Innovative design and development work for administration of type 2 diabetes treatment   An emerging global epidemic of diabetes is placing a huge burden on healthcare services. An estimated 347 million people worldwide suffer from the disease – including 26 million Americans and more than three million people in the UK. The World Health Organization predicts …




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Practice makes perfect


Cambridge Consultants is demonstrating how technology can widen access to advanced sport coaching tools to aid the athletes of the future. The product development company has created the ArcAid basketball training system to show how low-cost sensors such as cameras can be combined with a smartphone app or laptop for advanced performance monitoring and technique teaching. …




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High-tech tractors cultivate a sustainable future


Cambridge Consultants uses radar expertise to develop novel farming technology The face of traditional farming is rapidly changing to incorporate sophisticated technologies aimed at producing more food with less environmental impact. To support the influx of technology, product development firm Cambridge Consultants is using its expertise to design innovative, low-cost solutions for the farming industry. …




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Technology to ease the pain of arthritis


Next-generation device automatically warms drugs for easier injection with less pain A new injection device aims to reduce the fear and pain of injecting modern medicines in the home – by incorporating warming technology that quickly and reliably heats drugs to body temperature. Its cutting-edge design also makes it easy to use – transforming the …




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Surgery set for a facelift


Report from Cambridge Consultants carves out a new surgical landscape The next wave of technologies has the potential to radically reshape the surgical landscape beyond 2030, according to a new report from innovative product development firm Cambridge Consultants. A new generation of flexible surgical tools will customise surgery for each patient – behaving uniquely for …




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