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Gilero’s Response to COVID-19

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we at Gilero feel compelled to help.  As a company that designs, develops and manufactures medical devices, we have the opportunity to make an impact by relieving some of the shortages of essential medical equipment. Gilero’s response to the situation...

25 Mar, 2020

Medical Device Concept to Commercialization in Seven Steps

Turning an idea for a medical device into a successful commercialized product is no easy task. It requires time, funding, foresight and creative solutions to take these products from concept to commercialization. Gilero has been providing design, development and manufacturing services in the medical and drug delivery...

28 Jan, 2020

Gilero Opens New Design Center in Southern California

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Dec. 6, 2019 -- Gilero, a contract design, development and manufacturing firm specializing in medical and drug delivery devices, has announced the opening of a new Design Center in Carlsbad, California. The new location serves as Gilero’s second Design Center and will be led by Rob...

06 Dec, 2019

Gilero’s Director of Quality & Operations Delivers Guest Lectures at Virginia Tech

Over the past few months, Gilero’s Director of Quality & Operations, Kristin Benokraitis, has traveled to Virginia Tech’s campus twice, speaking to both graduate and undergraduate students in the Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics department.  Like many colleges and universities, Virginia Tech understands the importance of preparing students...

15 Nov, 2019

Delivering the Goods: The Evolving World of Combination Products

This is an excerpt from the article Delivering the Goods: The Evolving World of Combination Products, written by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor of Medical Product Outsourcing. The full article can be found here. The drug delivery and combination products market is technically made up of several different...

06 Nov, 2019

Ernie Green Industries And Gilero Announce Business Realignment

COLUMBUS, OH and MORRISVILLE, N.C., Nov. 4, 2019 -- Ernie Green Industries and Gilero announced today that they have made the strategic decision to end their equity partnership, known as EG-GILERO, allowing each company to refocus on their respective core offerings. Going forward, Gilero and Ernie Green Industries will operate as...

04 Nov, 2019

Tony Stark, Ironman & Medical Device Design

I always thought that everything I needed to learn I could learn from The Simpson’s but recently I have had to turn to comics and superheroes to learn about designing a battery powered medical device. In this case I’m referring to Ironman. Tony Stark had an electromagnet...

01 Apr, 2019

IEC 60601-1-2 4th Edition

By: Genine Grant, Program and Quality Manager for Integrated Systems at Gilero IEC 60601-1-2 Ed 4:2014 is now in full force.  The initial reaction to a change in regulatory requirements, significant or otherwise, is usually “DARN IT! Just when I finally got the hang of this thing...

29 Mar, 2019