National Statistics on the Number of Biomedical Engineers Graduating in 2010 vs. Job Projections

The following table was created from degree completion data available at the NCES website. The graduating statistics are important to know because there has been a consistent issue described by B.S. BME graduates seeking industry jobs in their field. It's very difficult to get one with a baccalaureate degree. The number of graduates holding that … Continue reading National Statistics on the Number of Biomedical Engineers Graduating in 2010 vs. Job Projections

Monsanto Surges Ahead of the Pack in Part or Whole Animal Biotech Related Patents

Monsanto Corporation has been aggressively patenting in the Whole Animal or Part category. It can only be assumed that this is part of an overall strategy to control the market worldwide in genetically modified food products. Starting from the middle of the pack in 2006 Monsanto had increased its patents in this area ten fold … Continue reading Monsanto Surges Ahead of the Pack in Part or Whole Animal Biotech Related Patents

The Number Of Chinese Medical Device Companies Registered With FDA

There are, not surprisingly, a very large number of Chinese medical device companies located in Chinese territories registered with the FDA.   There are approximately 2,177 individually registered business entities to be more specific.  Included below is a list of twenty.   Please contact me if you wish to obtain a list which already has addresses … Continue reading The Number Of Chinese Medical Device Companies Registered With FDA

List of Medical Device Companies With Potential Job Openings In Tennessee

To get into one of the large healthcare corporations you need to have experience or an internship. The best way to get that experience is through the smaller companies that also participate in the medical device industry. I have listed below 20 companies out of 245 that manufacture medical devices, sterilize medical devices, export devices … Continue reading List of Medical Device Companies With Potential Job Openings In Tennessee

Top Ten Companies Patenting Multicell Organisms ( Life ) or Parts

So why do we want to know who is patenting multicellular organisms or their parts?  That will depend on whether the reader is interested in getting into a company that is actively considering commercialization possibilities in this particular area or a Research/Development  Engineer trying to determine who is actively patenting for competitive intelligence purposes.  Agricultural … Continue reading Top Ten Companies Patenting Multicell Organisms ( Life ) or Parts