Navigation Links
Edwards Lifesciences Receives FDA Approval to Add Transapical Delivery System to U.S. Clinical Trial of Transcatheter Heart Valve
Date:1/29/2008

nt, but face excessive risk with alternative approaches," said Craig Smith, M.D., Chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and the co-principal investigator for the U.S. PARTNER trial.

The surgical arm of the trial evaluates the Edwards SAPIEN valve and the two transcatheter delivery systems -- Ascendra for transapical access, and RetroFlex for transfemoral access -- as compared to surgical, open-heart valve replacement. The medical management arm of the trial evaluates the Edwards SAPIEN valve with the RetroFlex transfemoral delivery system as compared to appropriate medical therapy.

Edwards has significant experience with transcatheter valve procedures based on more than 600 implants of the transcatheter heart valve through a series of extensive clinical trials and feasibility studies in Europe, the U.S. and Canada. The Edwards SAPIEN valve with the Ascendra transapical and RetroFlex transfemoral delivery systems is commercially available in Europe.

About Edwards Lifesciences

Edwards Lifesciences, a leader in advanced cardiovascular disease treatments, is the number-one heart valve company in the world and the global leader in acute hemodynamic monitoring. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Edwards focuses on specific cardiovascular disease states including heart valve disease, vascular disease and critical care technologies. The company's global brands, which are sold in approximately 100 countries, include Carpentier-Edwards, Cosgrove-Edwards, FloTrac, Fogarty, PERIMOUNT Magna and Swan-Ganz. Additional company information can be found at http://www.edwards.com.

This news release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to the compa
'/>"/>

SOURCE Edwards Lifesciences
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Edwards Lifesciences Completes Acquisition of CardioVations Product Line
2. Edwards Lifesciences Forecasts Strong Growth in 2008
3. Marshall Edwards, Inc. to Present at BIO Investor Forum 2007
4. Medarex to Present at the A.G. Edwards 2nd Annual Emerging Growth Conference
5. Edwards Lifesciences Grants UC Irvine $5 Million to Establish the Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology
6. Bionovo to Present at A.G. Edwards 2nd Annual Emerging Growth Conference 2007
7. Favrille to Present at AG Edwards Emerging Growth Conference and Wall Street Analyst Forum
8. Cepheid Receives Health Canada Medical Device License for Xpert MRSA(TM) Test and GeneXpert(R) System
9. A Magnetic Gift: Sumter Regional Hospital Receives New MRI as Charitable Donation From Siemens
10. ImaRx Therapeutics Receives Urokinase Lot Release Approval With Extended Expiration Dating
11. Cephalons EFFENTORA Receives Positive Opinion from European Regulatory Authorities for the Management of Breakthrough Cancer Pain
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/23/2015)... Athena San Diego, an organization that ... in San Diego’s technology and life science sectors, will ... at their Gala on April 30, 2015 from 5-9pm ... http://athenasd.org/events/ , The Pinnacle Awards recognize individuals ... vision of fostering networking, risk taking and diversity of ...
(Date:4/23/2015)... 23, 2015 Six startups from ... April 4-17 as part of the U.S.-Russia Innovation ... group of biotechnology startups to participate in the ... (UNN) and the University of Maryland (UMD) signed ... their respective universities in the biomedical industry in ...
(Date:4/23/2015)... Calif. , April 23, 2015  Cryoport, ... advanced cryogenic logistics solutions for the life sciences ... established its cryogenic logistics solutions within the animal ... with Yancey Farms to support the shipment of ... German Sport horse Stallions. Animal ...
(Date:4/23/2015)... (PRWEB) April 23, 2015 ... in Personalized Medicine, is excited to announce the ... profile . This profile assesses 62 genetic variations ... dosing information for commonly prescribed non-opioid pain medications, ... name Neurontin), alprazolam (brand name Xanax) and acetaminophen ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Athena Pinnacle Awards to Honor Executives, Corporations and Educators Working to Promote Women Leaders 2U.S.-Russian Innovation Corridor Program Connects Visiting Russian Startups to U.S. Experts 2U.S.-Russian Innovation Corridor Program Connects Visiting Russian Startups to U.S. Experts 3U.S.-Russian Innovation Corridor Program Connects Visiting Russian Startups to U.S. Experts 4Cryoport to Support the Equine Animal Husbandry Market Through Agreement with Yancey Farms 2Cryoport to Support the Equine Animal Husbandry Market Through Agreement with Yancey Farms 3Proove Biosciences Launches World’s First Test to Predict Responders to Commonly Prescribed Non-Opioid Pain Medications 2Proove Biosciences Launches World’s First Test to Predict Responders to Commonly Prescribed Non-Opioid Pain Medications 3
... Spectrum Health and MSU College of Human Medicine announce ... cooperative laboratory ... in health,care and education today announced the creation of a ... for Health Sciences, that will bring new cutting-edge women,s health,research ...
... BioMarin,Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq and SWX: BMRN) announced ... will present a,company update at the 19th Annual ... in New York City on Wednesday,February 6, 2008 ... access a live audio webcast of the presentation,via ...
... --,China-Biotics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CHBT) (,China-Biotics", ... the manufacture,research, development, marketing and distribution of ... new bilingual corporate Web site under,the domain ... The new Web site was created to ...
Cached Biology Technology:Collaboration Sparks Creation of New Grand Rapids Laboratory Focused on Women's Health 2Collaboration Sparks Creation of New Grand Rapids Laboratory Focused on Women's Health 3Collaboration Sparks Creation of New Grand Rapids Laboratory Focused on Women's Health 4BioMarin to Present at the Merrill Lynch 2008 Global Healthcare Conference 2China-Biotics, Inc. Launches English / Chinese Corporate and Investor Relations Web Site 2
(Date:4/17/2015)... 17, 2015 Increasing ... technological advancement to drive biometric systems market in ...   According to a recently released ... &  Opportunities, 2020 ", biometric systems market in ... growth at CAGR of over 22% through 2020. ...
(Date:4/13/2015)... -- higi, a leading cloud-based consumer engagement platform that provides ... their communities around health and wellness, announced today the ... ... convenient vehicle to receive validated health information from consumers. ... API will allow higi,s trusted partners, on a user ...
(Date:4/6/2015)... 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announced ... for MINIATURE, MULTI-PURPOSE ANTENNA METHOD AND SYSTEM ... NXT-ID introduces a new revolutionary method and system ... use of miniature antenna modules for multiple purposes ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 2Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 3higi Launches Seamless Access to HIPAA-Compliant Health Outcomes and Activity Data 2higi Launches Seamless Access to HIPAA-Compliant Health Outcomes and Activity Data 3NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 2NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 3NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 4
... Wall Street Communications today announced that it has ... content identification solutions, to provide public relations services and ... in broadcast, government, and professional video trade press worldwide. ... is a spinoff of the renowned Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. Based on ...
... 11 Chip Supply, Inc., a global provider of ... host a visit yesterday by U.S. Senator George LeMieux ... a co-sponsor of the Export Promotion Act (bipartisan legislation ... sector), met with Chip Supply to review, firsthand, how ...
... change in the color of ocean waters could have a drastic ... simulation of such a change in one region of the North ... That would be a big drop for a region that accounts ... turns out that the formation of typhoons as hurricanes are ...
Cached Biology News:Wall Street Communications Retained by iPharro Media 2Chip Supply Hosts Visit by U.S. Senator George LeMieux 2Ocean's color affects hurricane paths 2Ocean's color affects hurricane paths 3
Anti-ADAM-12 (Meltrin Alpha); amino terminal region; rabbit host...
Rabbit polyclonal to FLIP ( Abpromise for all tested applications). entrezGeneID: 8837 SwissProtID: O15519...
Mouse monoclonal [3G8] to MDMA ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
Ly-49C and Ly-49I Biotin Anti-Mouse clone 5E6, Isotype Mouse IgG 2a , kappa, 0.1 mg Consult technical datasheet for details....
Biology Products: