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FDA Approves 6-in-1 Vaccine for Kids

Thu, 2019-01-03 11:00
The FDA just approved a new combination vaccine from Sanofi and Merck that contains six different antigens.

Words Matter, as do Visuals, in Packaging Design

Thu, 2019-01-03 09:49
A sustainable skincare startup from the U.K. enlists a wordsmith and a brand design studio to improve the branding and packaging of its products.

New Biodegradable Contact Lenses Treat Disease

Wed, 2019-01-02 11:00
Scientists at UNAM have developed a contact lens that gradually dissolves, releasing medicine to treat ocular inflammatory diseases.

Using Logistics to Enhance Competitiveness

Wed, 2019-01-02 10:03
New report forecasts logistics market through 2026; globalization and e-commerce represent key growth factors.

Domino: EtherNet/IP Interface

Wed, 2019-01-02 09:11
For laser coder ranges, the interface is designed to create a smarter, more connected and reliable factory for Industry 4.0 applications.

3,700+ Patients in Surgery Center May’ve Been Exposed to HIV and Hepatitis

Tue, 2019-01-01 11:00
Thousands of patients may have inadvertently been exposed to blood-borne illnesses do to “lapses in infection control in sterilization.”

Real-Life vs. PowerPoint: Connecting Disconnects This New Year

Tue, 2019-01-01 02:40
Whether you’re a one-person show or part of a large team, we know you’re inundated with compliance deadlines, production and regulatory demands, just to name a few. Healthcare Packaging wishes you a 2019 full of successful projects.

Students Create Wristband That Detects Opioid Overdoses

Mon, 2018-12-31 11:00
A group of students at Carnegie Mellon created a wristband that senses low blood oxygen levels and notifies others of danger.

Emerging Applications to Build Electronic Skin Patch Market

Mon, 2018-12-31 06:11
Medical applications lead the way today, but moving forward, watch for a diverse number of wearables that employ electronics for monitoring and maintenance.

Microsoft’s Free Halo-Themed Prosthetic Arm is a Must-Have

Fri, 2018-12-28 11:00
Microsoft has teamed up with a non-profit bionics company to create prosthetics inspired by their popular video game Halo.

Pharmapack 2019: Innovation, Networking and Education

Fri, 2018-12-28 03:07
The February event offers an exhibition, innovation gallery, awards and learning opportunities for the latest trends, developments and regulatory changes impacting the industry.

IBM’s Fingernail Sensor Tracks Health

Thu, 2018-12-27 11:00
IBM Lab has created a sensor that sits on the fingernail and uses artificial intelligence to monitor health and detect disease development.

At J&J Consumer, Packaging is a Team Sport

Thu, 2018-12-27 05:56
Millennials, sustainable packaging, speed to market, e-commerce, and keeping up with nimble competitors—packaging professionals at J&J Consumer are laser focused on all of the above.

New Weight-Loss Device Makes You Think You’re Full

Wed, 2018-12-26 11:00
Engineers at UW-Madison have created an implantable device that sends electric pulses from the stomach to the brain indicating it’s full.

Finalists Announced for 2019 PAC Global Leadership Awards

Wed, 2018-12-26 03:36
Healthcare packages for supplements, cannabis, child-resistance and more were identified in new brand, rebrand and design for e-commerce categories.

Research: Larger Packages Pose Challenge for Aseptic Presentation

Mon, 2018-12-24 03:02
A recent study highlights a method for quantifying aspects of the opening of sterile packaging.

Dementia Reversed in Mice, Humans Next?

Fri, 2018-12-21 07:00
Researchers have found a way to fully restore function in the brains of mice, and just received $10 million to test the method on humans.

Six Top Trends for Digital Health in 2019

Fri, 2018-12-21 05:45
Digital health tools focus on reinforcing and improving the relationship between patient and provider, positioning patients at the center of the healthcare marketplace.

E-Commerce Creates Global Opportunity for Packaging Machinery and Materials

Thu, 2018-12-20 13:06
Asia is leading the world with 47.4 percent of the e-commerce packaging market, compared to North America in the number-two spot with 25 percent.

New Test Detects Cervical Cancer with 100% Accuracy

Thu, 2018-12-20 11:00
A new cervical cancer test outperformed current Pap smear and HPV tests in finding cancer, and did so at a reduced cost.