Navigation Links
Topspin Medical Announces First Commercial Installation of the Cathamaran(TM) Intravascular MRI System
Date:1/30/2008

TEL AVIV, Israel, January 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TopSpin Medical, Inc. (TASE: TOPMD) announces first commercial installation of the Cathamaran(TM) Intravascular MRI System at ZOL Hospital, Genk, Belgium, with the first procedures performed on January 16th.

"We are pleased to be the first site to install the Cathamaran(TM) IVMRI System. This 6F compatible technology represents a major breakthrough in our ability to detect and quantify lipid present in coronary lesions. We are very excited to be among the first centers to participate in the MIRACLE Study to further evaluate the clinical role for IVMRI in both diagnostic and interventional coronary catheterization procedures. The identification of high risk, lipid -rich lesions that may be prone to rupture is of paramount importance, and the IVMRI System may potentially help address this unmet need," stated Dr. M. Vrolix from ZOL hospital, Belgium.

The company and the distributor are currently in advance negotiation for similar agreements with additional medical centers in the Benelux territory. The company is expecting to install additional Cathamaran(TM) Intravascular MRI systems in the Benelux territory in the course of the current quarter.

The Cathamaran(TM) IVMRI System will be used in a post-market Study of coronary plaque lipid characterization by IVMRI performed during diagnostic or interventional catheterization [MIRACLE Study]. The multi-national prospective MIRACLE Study is designed to collect data on a widespread post-market clinical experience to evaluate how lipid quantification with the IVMRI System may be used to guide patient treatment.

Yaron Tal, President and Chief Executive Officer of TopSpin Medical, said: "The introduction of our unique Cathamaran(TM) Intravascular MRI System and the initiation of the MIRACLE Registry represent major milestones for our company. We are committed to advancing investigation into vulnerable plaque with the goal of improving dia
'/>"/>

SOURCE TopSpin Medical Israel Ltd
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Top Spin Appoints Yaron Tal President and Chief Executive Officer, Erez Golan, TopSpin Medicals Founder and Current Chief Executive Officer, Will Continue as a Board Member and Consultant
2. TopSpin Medical Appoints Cindy Setum, Ph.D., Vice President Clinical Affairs
3. Clinical Study Findings Show Safety and Procedure Success for TopSpin IntraVascular MRI Catheter for the Coronary Arteries
4. AEterna Zentaris completes management team with the appointment of Chief Medical Officer
5. VisEn Medical Files Action to Invalidate New Caliper Life Sciences Patent
6. China Medical Technologies to Participate in the Morgan Stanleys 2007 China Medical Corporate Day
7. Pathway Medical Technologies Adds Joe Rafferty as VP, Sales, and Moves To Larger Facility to Accommodate Rapid Growth
8. BioMS Medical announces its intention to renew a normal course issuer bid
9. Dr. Amit Dhawan Promoted to Medical Director for The Mattson Jack Group
10. ATS Medical Expands Open Pivot Heart Valve Offerings
11. AGA Medical Corporation Receives FDA and CE Mark Approvals for the AMPLATZER Vascular Plug II
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)... rather than electricity, to move data would consume ... a growing concern as chips, transistor counts rise. ... circuits light emitters, modulators, and detectors ... light source for optical chips is molybdenum disulfide ... as a single, atom-thick layer. Other experimental on-chip ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014 Pfenex Inc. ... the development of high-value and difficult to manufacture proteins ... presenting at the 21 st Annual NewsMakers in ... . Bertrand Liang , chief executive officer ... development programs and business strategy on Friday, September 26, ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , September 19, 2014 ... 53rd European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology (ESPE) Meeting  ... science and medical research in the field of growth  ... KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany , today announced ... (GGI) for 2014. The awards were announced during a ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DeepResearchReports.com adds "2014 ... Acid Industry" and "2014 Deep Research Report on ... its research database. Photo - ... Report on Global and China Acetic Acid Industry" ... China and Global Acetic ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Toward optical chips 2Toward optical chips 3Pfenex to Present at Upcoming Industry Conference on September 26 2EMD Serono Awards Grant for Growth Innovation (GGI) for the First Time 2EMD Serono Awards Grant for Growth Innovation (GGI) for the First Time 3Acetic Acid Market & Sodium Stannate Industry (China, Global) Research Report 2Acetic Acid Market & Sodium Stannate Industry (China, Global) Research Report 3Acetic Acid Market & Sodium Stannate Industry (China, Global) Research Report 4
... are subject to a wide array of federal government ... report published by the nonprofit American Botanical Council (ABC). ... dietary supplements that are granted to the U.S. Food ... (FTC), as well as other government agencies. ...
... TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 6, 2012  Chimerix, Inc., ... announced positive results from CMX001 Study 201, a ... of cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease in hematopoietic stem cell ... Lipid-Antiviral-Conjugate completing Phase 2 clinical development for the ...
... Inc., a critical care company focused on developing and commercializing ... ill patients in the hospital and ICU settings, today announced ... the 14th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference.  Mr. Tasse,s ... 3:30 p.m. EST in the Park South of the Waldorf ...
Cached Biology Technology:Dietary Supplements Extensively Regulated, Say Authors of New Article 2Dietary Supplements Extensively Regulated, Say Authors of New Article 3Dietary Supplements Extensively Regulated, Say Authors of New Article 4Dietary Supplements Extensively Regulated, Say Authors of New Article 5Chimerix Antiviral Compound, CMX001, Meets CMV Phase 2 Primary Endpoint in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients 2Chimerix Antiviral Compound, CMX001, Meets CMV Phase 2 Primary Endpoint in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients 3Chimerix Antiviral Compound, CMX001, Meets CMV Phase 2 Primary Endpoint in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients 4Chimerix Antiviral Compound, CMX001, Meets CMV Phase 2 Primary Endpoint in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients 5Ikaria® to Present at 14th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2
(Date:9/18/2014)... The ability to acquire and creatively manipulate spoken language ... over the past 6 million years of human evolution ... is the best candidate gene we now have," says ... LMU. In his efforts to understand the molecular biological ... step forward. The results of his latest study, undertaken ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... cheerful, happy-go-lucky characters, so you might expect that most ... In fact some dogs are distinctly more pessimistic than ... , "This research is exciting because it measures positive ... It offers researchers and dog owners an insight into ... Dr Melissa Starling, from the Faculty of Veterinary Science. ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... is it that when people are too stressed they ... from the Brain Mind Institute (BMI) at EPFL have ... relationship between chronic stress and the loss of social ... enzyme attacks a synaptic regulatory molecule in the brain. ... Nature Communications . , Carmen Sandi,s team went ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Language evolution: Quicker on the uptake 2Language evolution: Quicker on the uptake 3Dogs can be pessimists too 2Dogs can be pessimists too 3How stress tears us apart 2
... cells in the eye receptive to light is missing in ... animals like birds, fish and amphibians have two versions of ... The findings ?published in the Public Library of Science journal ... may be impoverished compared to other vertebrates and fits with ...
... Waiting a day or more to get lab results back ... a past. Using nanotechnology, a team of University of Georgia ... as diverse as influenza, HIV and RSV in 60 seconds ... ?which is detailed in the November issue of the journal ...
... 12, 2006 -- A new study in Journal of the ... over smaller shrimp of the same gender when competing for ... though adult males of the species are typically much smaller ... size and gender are important factors in acquiring food," says ...
Cached Biology News:Does missing gene point to nocturnal existence for early mammals? 2Silver bullet: UGA researchers use laser, nanotechnology to rapidly detect viruses 2Silver bullet: UGA researchers use laser, nanotechnology to rapidly detect viruses 3
... of a class of proteins who function to ... S plays an integral role in proofreading the ... excision repair and in preventing chromosomal recombination between ... DNA specifically at base pair mismatches and small ...
TGase3 (S-20)...
... the industrys first PCI Express image acquisition ... acquire images at the highest speeds, resolutions, ... cameras to perform demanding imaging applications such ... analysis, and advanced motion tracking. In ...
Simple operation and an easy-to-read LCD display characterize our Classic Light balances. * Taring range 0...1510 g...
Biology Products: