Navigation Links
Biomerix Corporation Announces FDA Clearance and Market Launch of REVIVE(TM) for Use in Soft Tissue Repair Procedures
Date:2/26/2009

FREMONT, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomerix Corporation announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance to market REVIVE(TM). Constructed using the Biomerix Biomaterial(TM), REVIVE acts as a tissue scaffold facilitating rapid tissue ingrowth and can be utilized in a variety of soft tissue repair procedures, including the repair of inguinal hernias.

With more than 700,000 procedures per year, inguinal hernia repair is one of the most common surgeries in the U.S.(1) Hernia repair typically involves the use of a mesh to reinforce and support the surrounding tissue. REVIVE is designed to minimize the scarring response that results from implantation of a mesh, which studies have shown can lead to persistent groin pain in 30% of patients at one year(2). Clinical feedback has confirmed REVIVE offers excellent conformability to the defect and ease of handling.(3)

"Biomerix is poised for rapid growth over the course of the next few years. The company plans to launch numerous products across a range of therapeutic areas by capitalizing on its novel Biomerix Biomaterial platform technology. REVIVE is specifically designed to support tissue remodeling by enhancing the soft tissue wound healing process and thereby improves clinical outcomes," stated Kenneth G. Hayes, President and Chief Executive Officer of Biomerix Corporation.

The company has initiated a market launch of REVIVE in the U.S. through a small direct sales force and plans to expand the group over time as additional products are brought to market.

About Biomerix Corporation

Biomerix Corporation develops and manufactures a broad portfolio of implantable medical devices based on its proprietary Biomerix Biomaterial(TM) platform technology. Unique to the Biomerix Biomaterial, is its ability to facilitate fibrovascular tissue in-growth and improve wound healing with a minimal
'/>"/>

SOURCE Biomerix Corporation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Memry Corporation Announces Preliminary Fiscal Fourth Quarter and 2007 Revenue
2. PeriCor Therapeutics Announces Closing of Licensing Agreement for Acadesine with Schering-Plough Corporation
3. AGA Medical Corporation Receives FDA and CE Mark Approvals for the AMPLATZER Vascular Plug II
4. Drug Royalty Corporation (DRC) Announces Acquisition Regarding PEG-INTRON(R) From Enzon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ENZN)
5. BioElectronics Corporation Announces Singapore and Malaysia Sales
6. Avicena Signs Worldwide Exclusive Distribution Agreement with RITA Corporation for its Proprietary Dermaceutical Compounds
7. DURECT Corporation to Present at the NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Investment Conference
8. Insulet Corporation to Present at the Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference on September 6, 2007
9. Luminex Corporation to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference
10. Verenium Corporation to Present at the Upcoming Cowen and Company Clean Energy Conference
11. Enova Medical Launches Exos Corporation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014  Lisa Kulik saw fireworks ... July 4 holiday, thanks to a groundbreaking retinal implant ... internationally renowned clinician-researcher at the University of Southern California ... Peoria, Ariz. resident who has ... victims of sight. On June 2, she became the ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... CO (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Flagship ... analysis services to the pharmaceutical and medical device ... expansion. The fast growing company has consolidated its ... Aurora and Boulder to Westminster, CO, just north of ... Histology Lab, 7575 W. 103rd Ave., Suite 100, Westminster, ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... County, Florida (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... Inc. (SCI) is announcing the creation of the ... is to take the SCI’s philosophy of looking ... company’s research and development actions are based on ... This new Scientific Advisory Board provides a vehicle ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... NJ (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 WriteResult, ... services – has once again shown superiority when it ... sponsor by completing the ePRO portion of their most ... The Japan-based pharma chose WriteResult’s digital writing platform ... trials – the first to complete drew data from ...
Breaking Biology Technology:USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 2USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 3USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 4USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 5Flagship Biosciences Announces Relocation and Expansion 2New Sancilio & Company, Inc. Scientific Board 2New Sancilio & Company, Inc. Scientific Board 3A Perfect Record: WriteResult Maintains a 100% On-Time ePRO Record with Latest Irritable Bowel (IBS) Study Data Lock 2
... Nov. 12 WaferGen Biosystems, Inc. (OTC Bulletin ... analysis systems, today announced that the University of ... WaferGen,s new proprietary SmartChip(TM) Nano-dispenser. The Nano-dispenser ... content-ready SmartChips for use with WaferGen,s SmartChip(TM) Real-Time ...
... ... , ... November 13, 2009 -- Applied Technology Holdings, Inc., today announced the 3 directors who will ... , , ,Jay A. Shears will remain as chairman of the board of ...
... - Oncothyreon Inc. (NASDAQ: ONTY ) today reported financial ... 2009 and provided a product pipeline update. Management will hold ... PT (see below for details). , Oncothyreon reported a loss ... September 30, 2009, compared with a loss from operations of ...
Cached Biology Technology:WaferGen Announces that University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Demonstrates Utility of New SmartChip(TM) Nano-Dispenser with WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) High-throughput Real-Time PCR System 2WaferGen Announces that University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Demonstrates Utility of New SmartChip(TM) Nano-Dispenser with WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) High-throughput Real-Time PCR System 3WaferGen Announces that University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Demonstrates Utility of New SmartChip(TM) Nano-Dispenser with WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) High-throughput Real-Time PCR System 4Applied Technology Holdings, Inc. Announces Board of Directors 2Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 2Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 3Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 4Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 5Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 6Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 7Oncothyreon reports third quarter 2009 financial results & provides product pipeline update 8
(Date:8/27/2014)... 27, 2014. Using functional near infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS), ... patterns between people with multiple sclerosis (MS) and ... in which brain activation was studied using fNIRS ... "Neuroimaging and cognition using functional near infrared spectroscopy ... June 11 by Brain Imaging and Behavior ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... African-Americans may not be getting effective doses of the ... suggests. The initial dosing studies, completed before the drug ... lack a protein that is key to removing maraviroc ... with maximum levels of the protein including nearly ... in their bodies compared to those who lack the ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... species frequently found in forests has created a thriving ... toads, a new University of Georgia study has found. ... U.S. in the early 1900s, is one of the ... than a dozen states in the past century, particularly ... forests, it can survive in widely diverse ecosystems and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Kessler Foundation researchers publish first study of brain activation in MS using fNIRS 2Dosage of HIV drug may be ineffective for half of African-Americans 2More wolf spiders feasting on American toads due to invasive grass, UGA study shows 2More wolf spiders feasting on American toads due to invasive grass, UGA study shows 3
... Universitys Chris T. Hendrickson and H. Scott Matthews along with ... challenge Canadian officials to take the lead in eliminating dangerous ... ... farming and power generation are the largest sources of Canadian ...
... of life in extreme environments research met on March ... (UK) to officially kick off the CAREX project (Coordination ... , Life in Extreme Environments is an emerging area ... a relatively fragmented research infrastructure. The science of such ...
... soon be predicted using satellite sensors, paving the way ... Distinguished University Professor Rita Colwell, speaking today (Wednesday 2 ... meeting being held this week at the Edinburgh International ... and can be found in bays, estuaries and rivers ...
Cached Biology News:Carnegie Mellon researchers to curb CO2 emissions 2
Schneider's Drosophila Medium is formulated for the expression of heterologous proteins in Drosophila S2 cells....
D.R. Harper (1993) • Includes: essential information on taxonomy, culture and safe handling of viruses, immunology, monoclonal antibodies, antivirals and vaccines....
...
Performance, mycoplasma, virus, and endotoxin tested. Collected from calves 14 days old or less...
Biology Products: