Navigation Links
CorMatrix Receives Carotid Artery Repair Indication for its CorMatrix® ECM®
Date:10/12/2011

ATLANTA, Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CorMatrix Cardiovascular, Inc., a medical device company dedicated to developing and delivering unique extracellular matrix (ECM) biomaterial devices that harness the body's innate ability to repair damaged cardio-vascular tissue, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company 510(k) clearance to market its CorMatrix® ECM® for Carotid Repair, which utilizes the company's proprietary ECM Technology.

The company's platform ECM Technology, an extracellular matrix biomaterial which provides a natural bio-scaffold enabling a patient's own host cells to repopulate and repair damaged tissues, is currently FDA cleared for pericardial closure and cardiac tissue repair. This recent 510(k) clearance adds to the CorMatrix product line with a new design and indication for vascular reconstruction and repair of the carotid artery, including patch closure following endarterectomy and suture line buttressing.

"The peripheral vascular surgery community is quite familiar with the use of the CorMatrix Technology by cardiac surgeons for pericardial reconstruction and cardiovascular repair. We are excited to have a unique CorMatrix material, with several potentially advantageous properties, now available for use in carotid endarterectomy, " said W. Darrin Clouse, MD, FACS, Director, Northern California Federal Vascular Surgery.

The CorMatrix material is a naturally occurring bio-scaffold, which has been used at more than 500 hospitals across the U.S. and successfully implanted in over 40,000 patients. The unique CorMatrix material helps stimulate tissue growth by providing a location where the patient's cells can migrate and integrate, eventually creating new tissue in place of the CorMatrix ECM.

"We believe the unique properties of our CorMatrix material provide a new and vital alternative to current approaches in carotid artery repair. Having received numerous inq
'/>"/>

SOURCE CorMatrix Cardiovascular, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Frost & Sullivan Presents CorMatrix Cardiovascular Inc. with 2008 Healthcare Innovation Award for the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
2. CorMatrix Announces Pre-Clinical Data Suggesting Next Generation ECM Technology(TM) Can Improve Cardiac Function
3. CorMatrix Cardiovascular to Present Data on Its Next Generation ECM Technology(TM) at Annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference in Washington, D.C.
4. Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. Receives First FDA 510(k) Clearance for H. pylori Antibody
5. Kylin Therapeutics Receives Notice of Allowance for Second U.S. Patent Covering Delivery of Therapeutic RNA and pRNAi Technology
6. JCM Receives the Approval for its Manufacturing Environmental Assessment
7. OptiScan Biomedical Receives CE Mark for OptiScanner Automatic Bedside Glucose Monitoring System
8. University of Houston receives NSF grant for high school teachers program
9. GeNO LLC Receives Federal Grant To Advance Studies of Inhaled Nitric Oxide Product for the Treatment of Chronic Pulmonary Diseases
10. Penn Receives $10 Million to Create Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy
11. KRAS Diagnostic Test That Assists With Personalized Treatment of Colorectal Cancer Receives CE Mark
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/29/2014)... (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Due to a ... last week, the Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC ( ... support stem cell therapy research that might benefit ALS patients. ... cells for new stem cell technologies and therapeutic applications, FRC ... Ice Bucket Challenge donors who wish not to support ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... Boston, MA, San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 29, ... audited, ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2003 certified, GAMP® ... it has been awarded an international Phase II ... patients with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. , Throughout this trial, ... services including, but not limited to, protocol and ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Nevada City, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... and sanitation products for the food processing industry, is ... conducting a side-by side comparison of the E2 soap ... Q E2 Sanitizing Foam Soap . Hand hygiene ... pathogens in the food processing environment. Six key criteria ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Lawrence, MA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 “This ... single test to screen from 0 to 150 ppb,” said ... test is a significant benefit to plant owners and USDA-GIPSA ... corn and other commodities. Testing can take place in a ... Not only can the plant test the feed and grain ...
Breaking Biology Technology:The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Declines ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Donors Wishing to Support Ethical Research for New Stem Cell Therapies 2The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Declines ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Donors Wishing to Support Ethical Research for New Stem Cell Therapies 3Intrinsic Imaging Awarded Phase II Clinical Trial to Assess New Treatment for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 2Best Sanitizers, Inc. Asks Food Industry Professionals: With Fall Harvest On the Way, Is Your E2 Hand Soap Up to the Task? 2
... RALEIGH, N.C., March 25 TeleHealth Services, ... communications solutions to hospitals, today announced that it has ... health system,s strategy to enhance the hospital stay for ... of improving the hospital experience by being progressive and ...
... Va., March 25 Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq: INSM ... announced that on Monday, March 23, 2009, NASDAQ issued a ... minimum $1 closing bid price and those rules requiring a ... suspension will remain in effect through Friday, July 17, 2009, ...
... Md. and EXTON, Pa., March 25 Human ... and Morphotek(R), Inc., a subsidiary of Eisai Corporation ... entered into a collaboration to discover, develop and ... oncology and immunology that specifically target antigens discovered ...
Cached Biology Technology:TeleHealth Services and Lakeland HealthCare Connect to Create Outstanding Patient Experience 2TeleHealth Services and Lakeland HealthCare Connect to Create Outstanding Patient Experience 3Insmed Announces That NASDAQ Further Extends Temporary Suspension of Minimum Bid Closing Price Rule 2Human Genome Sciences and Morphotek(R), Inc. Announce Collaboration to Discover, Develop and Commercialize Antibodies for Oncology and Immunology 2Human Genome Sciences and Morphotek(R), Inc. Announce Collaboration to Discover, Develop and Commercialize Antibodies for Oncology and Immunology 3Human Genome Sciences and Morphotek(R), Inc. Announce Collaboration to Discover, Develop and Commercialize Antibodies for Oncology and Immunology 4Human Genome Sciences and Morphotek(R), Inc. Announce Collaboration to Discover, Develop and Commercialize Antibodies for Oncology and Immunology 5
(Date:8/29/2014)... recently, little has been known about what genetic changes ... of scientists, one of whom is a University of ... that genes controlling the development of the brain and ... The study was published Aug. 28 in Science ... is online at http://www.sciencemag.org/ ., The domestication of ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... release is available in German . ... signals between organisms is considered the oldest form of ... between conspecifics, for example, the sexual attraction between males ... responses and to coordinate reproductive behavior in males and ... University of the Algarve in Faro, Portugal, and at ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Invasives is now available from the Lady Bird Johnson ... for identifying harmful non-native plant, insect and other invasive ... States cause about $137 billion in economic and other ... kill native plants and more. , "By having streamlined ... invasive species occur, we,re more likely to catch these ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New research reveals how wild rabbits were genetically transformed into tame rabbits 2New research reveals how wild rabbits were genetically transformed into tame rabbits 3Ready for mating at the right time 2Ready for mating at the right time 3Mobile app makes ID of harmful plants, insects in Texas a snap 2
... 2008 Changing the sugars attached to a hormone produced ... 50 percent, a research group at Washington University School of ... alter a reproductive "thermostat," unveiling part of an intricate regulatory ... fertility. "To adjust for the right amount of key ...
... PHILADELPHIA, May 16, 2008 New data show that ... painful oral mucositis (OM) and improves quality of life ... These data will be reported in two separate presentations, ... tomorrow as a poster session, at the 33rd Annual ...
... of Forest Research presents the preliminary findings of ... landscape-scale experiments on how forest management affects western ... Research team includes U.S. Forest Service, Humboldt State ... Georgia and Wildlife Conservation Society scientists collaborating in ...
Cached Biology News:Disabling mouse enzyme increases fertility 2CAPHOSOL relieves oral mucositis and improves quality-of-life in cancer patients 2CAPHOSOL relieves oral mucositis and improves quality-of-life in cancer patients 3CAPHOSOL relieves oral mucositis and improves quality-of-life in cancer patients 4Pioneering landscape-scale research releases first findings 2
... there have been many modifications to the original ... salt solutions still play an important role in ... the pH and osmotic balance in the medium ... essential inorganic ions, is as valuable today as ...
Imject Freund's Complete Adjuvant (FCA)...
... long and short-term enriched housing for nonhuman ... quarantine and non-quarantine settings on a per ... utilizing our state-of-the-art social housing and nursery ... on site CDC quarantine facilities. Primate ...
... acid gel stain has bright fluorescence when bound ... it ideal for detecting dsDNA in gels using ... Green I nucleic gel acid stain has ... assays and bandshift assays. One mL stains 100 ...
Biology Products: