MDS Nordion to use Rad Source blood irradiation technology
This article was originally published in Clinica
Radiology technology specialist MDS Nordion has licensed X-ray technology from irradiation company Rad Source Technologies of Boca Raton, Florida, to sell to smaller hospitals for the processing of blood for transfusion. MDS Nordion, which already provides gamma units for the higher volume centralised transfusion services, will now offer X-ray blood irradiators for in-house irradiation in hospitals with fewer than 400 beds.
You may also be interested in...
GNC hires Josh Burris as chief US officer; Clasado BioSciences adds Bellchambers as commercial director; and Barentz plans expansion with Cinven investment.
The House passage of a Democratic bill authorizing the federal government to negotiate drug prices in Medicare has sharpened the debate over how prices feed innovation, but the underlying policy stands little chance of being enacted without a Democratic wave in the next election. Pink Sheet's table highlights the key provisions of HR 3 and other pending pricing legislation.