Navigation Links
Touch Bionics expands U.S. presence to meet demand for i-LIMB Hand
Date:1/29/2008

Company incorporates in U.S., grows network of partner clinics, fits dozens

of patients

BOSTON, MA and LIVINGSTON, Scotland, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ - Touch Bionics, developer of the world's first commercially available bionic hand, today announced its incorporation in the United States as Touch Bionics, Inc. Currently basing U.S. operations out of Boston, MA, this announcement follows the company's opening of its new headquarters and leading-edge development and manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom earlier this month.

"Having a stronger U.S. presence enables Touch Bionics to better serve its growing network of partner clinics in America, the company's biggest market," said Touch Bionics CEO Stuart Mead. "With more U.S. clinics offering the i-LIMB Hand, growing numbers of American amputees will have the option of being fitted with the most advanced prosthetic hand on the market. The fact that we're at the top end of our sales projections shows there is a ready market for our product."

Since the launch of the i-LIMB Hand in July 2007, more than 70 patients worldwide have been fitted, and the company anticipates reaching the milestone of 100 fitted patients by the end of February 2008. In order to serve the prosthetics market worldwide, Touch Bionics has built relationships with a wide range of clinical companies, from the world's largest to smaller, independent clinics, both ends of the scale represent important areas of business for the company.

"My experience working with Touch Bionics has been that the company is very credible, reliable and responsive and that the company's primary interest is patient care," said Jake Wood, C.P., F.A.A.O.P, sole certified prosthetist and co-owner at Orthotics and Prosthetics Associates, Inc. in Milwaukee, WI. "I am so appreciative of what they have made available for my patients. Touch Bionics technology allows me to do my job better, providing patients with a s
'/>"/>

SOURCE TOUCH BIONICS
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Touching 418 Million Lives, Hepatitis Still Presents Significant Threat to Global Health
2. Touching 418 Billion Lives, Hepatitis Still Presents Significant Threat to Global Health
3. Advanced Bionics Deploys CEVA-TeakLite(TM) DSP Core to Enhance Its Harmony(TM) HiResolution(R) Bionic Ear System
4. ActivBiotics Completes Sale of Fixed Assets; Expands Due Diligence Initiative for the Sale of Intellectual Property, Including Drug Product Candidates
5. PPD Expands Global Central Lab Services into China
6. The Center for Molecular Medicine Doubles Lab Staff, Expands Lab Space by 100 Percent
7. Derma Sciences Expands Direct Sales Force for Advanced Wound Care, Looks to Double Again in 2008
8. Ventria Expands Team and Hires Kansan as Director of Bioprocessing Operations
9. Symmetry Medical Expands Board of Directors
10. UC Berkeley Expands Molecular Toxicology Curriculum to Include GeneGos Platform
11. Observant LLC Expands Senior Management Team
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/22/2014)... IL (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 On ... competitors at the 2014 Emerging Medical Technologies Summit in ... Innovator Awards. Widely regarded among Silicon Valley investors ... medical device innovation, the win also positions Briteseed ... MedTech Innovator competition in 2015 and compete with other ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... November 21, 2014   ... Chief Commercial Officer zu KLOX    ... und Chief Financial Officer bestellt    ... Vermarktung seines jüngst zugelassenen Behandlungssystems zur Wundheilung zu beginnen ... das "Unternehmen") ist sehr erfreut, die folgenden personellen Veränderungen ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2014 ... extended their Sartorius Entris Balance promotion . The ... customers seeking a durable, high accuracy, and easy-to-maintain balance ... made in Germany. It was designed to help customer’s ... affordable and a balance that is very durable. Sartorius ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... NY (PRWEB) November 20, 2014 The ... now available as an open access journal featuring the ... infrared fluorescent proteins to preserve photoresponsiveness in the retina ... Two-color fluorescent in situ hybridization using chromogenic substrates in ... for DNA, RNA, and protein electrophoresis , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Insight Product Development Accelerator Member Wins MedTech Innovator Award Competition 2Insight Product Development Accelerator Member Wins MedTech Innovator Award Competition 3KLOX Technologies meldet Neubesetzung von Führungspositionen 2KLOX Technologies meldet Neubesetzung von Führungspositionen 3KLOX Technologies meldet Neubesetzung von Führungspositionen 4KLOX Technologies meldet Neubesetzung von Führungspositionen 5Pipette.com Announces an Extension on the Sartorius Entris Balance Promotion to the End of 2014 2BioTechniques: The International Journal of Life Science Methods Announces the Publication of the November 2014 Issue—Available in Print and Online 2BioTechniques: The International Journal of Life Science Methods Announces the Publication of the November 2014 Issue—Available in Print and Online 3
... Jan. 2 Nektar,Therapeutics, (Nasdaq: NKTR ) President ... at the upcoming JPMorgan 26th Annual Healthcare,Conference at the ... January 8, 2008, at 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time., ... and slideshow,webcast through a link posted on the Investor ...
... Cephalon, Inc. (Nasdaq:,CEPH) today announced that it has ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requesting approval of,TREANDA(R) ... patients,with indolent B-cell non-Hodgkin,s lymphoma (NHL) who have ... rituximab-containing,regimen. According to the National Cancer Institute, an ...
... MYL ) today,announced that Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug,Application ... Balsalazide Disodium Capsules are the generic version of ... approximately,$130.9 million for the 12 months ending Sept. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Cephalon Submits New Drug Application for TREANDA for the Treatment of Patients with Relapsed Indolent Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 2Cephalon Submits New Drug Application for TREANDA for the Treatment of Patients with Relapsed Indolent Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 3Cephalon Submits New Drug Application for TREANDA for the Treatment of Patients with Relapsed Indolent Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 4
(Date:11/15/2014)... 2014  While we may still be a few years ... "Star Trek" to gain instant access to all that ailed ... smartphones and tablets for monitoring and measuring our health are ... may seem a tad Orwellian to some, but a new ... these technological opportunities into their healthcare regime. These ...
(Date:11/10/2014)... began appearing on U.S. store shelves in early 2010, ... since. The small packets can be tossed into a ... liquid or powder. The convenience, though, has come with ... researchers at Nationwide Children,s Hospital found that from 2012 ... 17,230 children younger than 6 years of age swallowing, ...
(Date:11/7/2014)... Florida , November 6, 2014 ... authentication for better mobile security revolutionizing online transactions.  Companies in ... Alibaba Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: BABA ), Google Inc. ... MSFT ), eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY ) and ... NXTD and NXTDW), a biometric authentication company focused ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Americans May Be Ready for a Brave New World of Healthcare 2Americans May Be Ready for a Brave New World of Healthcare 3Americans May Be Ready for a Brave New World of Healthcare 4Study finds laundry detergent pods, serious poisoning risk for children 2Universal Authentication Methods Provide More Secure Operations for Biometrics Devices - Company Joins FIDO Alliance for Consumer Protection 2Universal Authentication Methods Provide More Secure Operations for Biometrics Devices - Company Joins FIDO Alliance for Consumer Protection 3Universal Authentication Methods Provide More Secure Operations for Biometrics Devices - Company Joins FIDO Alliance for Consumer Protection 4Universal Authentication Methods Provide More Secure Operations for Biometrics Devices - Company Joins FIDO Alliance for Consumer Protection 5Universal Authentication Methods Provide More Secure Operations for Biometrics Devices - Company Joins FIDO Alliance for Consumer Protection 6
... Using sophisticated detection methods, researchers at the Saint Louis ... molecular mechanism by which the HIV virus infects, or ... drug treatments for HIV. , Although scientists theorized that ... inside a healthy cell in order to infect it, ...
... is shaped by evolution through environmental pressures and ... other ways very similar might respond to their ... differently, using photoreceptors that are attuned to particular ... of closely-related fish species inhabiting the Great Lakes ...
... treatment for stroke has taken a major step forward following ... The University of Manchester have shown in laboratory studies that ... injury and death. , The team, led by Professor Nancy ... of the first small trial of IL-1ra in patients, which ...
Cached Biology News:SLU researchers uncover direct evidence on how HIV invades healthy cells 2Multiple genes permit closely related fish species to mix and match their color vision 2Stroke treatment a step closer after trial 2
Mouse VEGF R1/Flt-1 Allophycocyanin MAb (Clone 141522) Keywords: Receptor Tyrosine Kinase, RTK, VEGFR1, VEGF Receptor 1 Protein Family: Receptor Tyrosine Kinases, VEGF/PDGF Family...
Recognizes Kir4.1. The epitope does not share homology with any other known proteins.,SPECIES REACTIVITIES: The antibody is also expected to work with mouse and human due to sequence homology. Oth...
Evi-1 Antibody Shipping Temperature: Cold Storage Temperature: -20C...
Profilin-1/2 (FL-140)...
Biology Products: