Springboard Blog

Our take on the world of device development, healthcare and technical consulting.

Challenges in developing lab-on-a-chip devices

1 March 2022

Lab-on-a-chip (LOAC) devices are miniaturised systems that process or test small volumes of liquid. Efforts to develop such devices are…

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Drug delivery device trends for 2022

23 February 2022

The drug delivery industry depends on innovation, and keeping abreast of the latest trends can help us predict the future….

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The smart way to spend a gap year

24 January 2022

An insight into EDT’s Year In Industry scheme and why it might be the best thing you can do before…

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2022 inhalation trends

20 January 2022

Exciting developments are taking place in the design of inhalation devices: from enhanced drug-delivery systems to new, greener life-cycle management….

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Close up photo of a human eye

The error of our eye directs our mind: the importance of measuring intraocular pressure correctly

5 January 2022

Like most complex systems, the human eye occasionally malfunctions with potentially grave effects on lifestyle and mental health [1]. To…

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How a failure of imagination could kill your product (and how to save it!)

17 December 2021

In 2020, the FDA released draft guidance suggesting that emergency medical devices such as autoinjectors should meet a standard of…

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