Crux is an innovation-driven research, design and development consultancy that develops intelligent and beautiful products for some of the biggest brands in the medical, consumer and technology sectors. Our multidisciplinary team of designers, engineers, electronics and software specialists work together to tackle the toughest briefs and deliver innovations that will perform in the real world.
Founded in 1991, Design Science was one of the first consultancies to focus on the person/product interface for medical device design. We have deep roots in those product categories where usability is mission critical— particularly medical devices. We are retained by product-development teams to improve the usability, safety, and customer appeal of products. We creatively apply technical expertise from a variety of engineering, social-science, and design disciplines to support this mission.
Recently rebranded as EMERGO by UL (still part of UL), our Human Factors Research & Design (HFR&D) team has extensive experience helping clients bring products to market and ensuring best-in-class user experiences. We view ourselves as part of the solution for making healthcare safer and more effective while also helping clients achieve their commercial goals [Read more].
CSS (Connecticut Spring & Stamping) is an advanced manufacturing company with more than 75 years of success. We engineer and manufacture precision metal springs, stampings, metal forms and assemblies, especially for the medical device industry. Our experience ranges from auto-injectors and wearable infusion devices, to instruments and sensors. We are ISO13485 certified. Leading OEMs and contract manufacturers partner with CSS for consistent volume production.
LGC is an international leader in life sciences. Our products and services are designed to improve human healthcare and cover development of medicines from small molecule NCEs to therapeutic proteins, antibodies and other biopharmaceuticals, with experience in all major therapeutics areas and routes of administration. Our services range from development, validation and application of bioanalytical methods for small and large drug molecules and biomarkers, to full analytical and…
IMA Automation North America designs and builds turn-key assembly and test systems for the medical device industry. Our engineered solutions support your assembly and test projects at every stage in the product life cycle. As part of the IMA Automation Group we offer local solutions for our global customers. From concept to prototyping, clinicals to commercialization, low to high volume production, we have the comprehensive experience and know-how to help you achieve your production goals.
California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) is the state’s largest and most influential life sciences advocacy and business leadership organization. With offices in Sacramento, San Diego, South San Francisco, Los Angeles and Washington DC, CLSA works closely with industry, government, academia and others to shape public policy, improve access to innovative technologies and grow California’s life sciences economy. [Read More]