Navigation Links
China Medical Technologies Announces Receipt of Korean FDA Approval for its HIFU System
Date:10/15/2007

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED), a leading China-based medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced in- vitro diagnostic products and high intensity focused ultrasound ("HIFU") tumor therapy systems, today announced that it has received official approval from the Korean Food and Drug Administration (the "KFDA") to market its HIFU tumor therapy system in Korea for the treatment of liver cancer, pancreatic cancer and uterine fibroids.

"KFDA approval is another significant milestone in attaining international recognition for our HIFU system, particularly after having received conditional approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in July 2007 to commence human clinical trials," stated Mr. Xiaodong Wu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. "We are pleased to introduce our HIFU system to Korean patients and excited about the opportunity to commence our HIFU sales outside of China."

Cancer is the leading cause of death in Korea and the number of Korean cancer patients is increasing. The introduction of the Company's HIFU tumor therapy system to Korean hospitals will provide patients with a tumor treatment alternative that can also compliment conventional treatment approaches.

There are over 1,000 general hospitals in Korea. The Company's exclusive distributor in Korea will initially target the large general hospitals in Korea to promote our HIFU tumor therapy system. The Company and its distributor will periodically review the Company's sales strategy for the Korean market with a particular focus on the Company's long-term market position in Korea.

About China Medical T
'/>"/>

SOURCE China Medical Technologies, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. China tells officials not to hide SARS damage
2. China reports declining number of SARS Cases
3. China says patient may have SARS
4. 15 Anti-SARS Drugs Identified By China-Europe Team of Researchers
5. Adverse Effects Associated with Unauthorised Hepatitis A Vaccine in China
6. Pig Bacterium (Streptococcus suis) Kills 24 In China
7. Watch Out! Pollution hazard from E-waste recycling in India & China
8. French Fries In Cancer Controversy In China
9. China To Distribute Free Condoms To Combat AIDS/HIV
10. HIV Cases Steadily Increasing In China With The Toll Over 1.26 Lakh
11. India And China Discuss Import Of Encephalitis Vaccine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/26/2014)... November 26, 2014 The family foundation ... to the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation), half ... Foundation’s Patient Travel Grant Program . The focus ... to create grant partnerships with organizations that can generate ... Mr. Schulze is the founder and chairman emeritus of ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... The American Anthropological Association (AAA) has ... of meetings and conferences. Suvarnakar will be responsible ... and conferences. , “I am pleased to ... Executive Director Ed Liebow. “She brings the Association ... was recognized in January as the 2013 Professional ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... For its December issue , ... Report on Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans* interviewed ... varied strategies the two Blues plans are implementing in ... for sleep apnea, ranging from brick-and-mortar retail stores to ... to increased rates of a variety of serious disorders, ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 GI for Life announced today, ... in prices of their popular nutritional supplements: ColoVite ... . Discounts of 40% will be offered for ... Life’s proprietary ColoVite supplement is a scientifically formulated vitamin ... health. One easy-to-take colon vitamin with ALL the nutrients ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 Anthropologists have identified concrete ... and stopping Ebola, improve international support, and pave ... in West Africa. , The report, “Strengthening ... Anthropologists Offer Insights,” will be made public during ... Association (AAA), Fri., Dec. 5, 11 a.m., at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Best Buy Founder’s Family Foundation Donates $100,000 to Organization Fighting Deadly Cancer 2Health News:Best Buy Founder’s Family Foundation Donates $100,000 to Organization Fighting Deadly Cancer 3Health News:American Anthropological Association Appoints New Director of Meetings and Conferences: Ushma Suvarnakar 2Health News:AIS Newsletter Reports on Strategies Blues Plans Are Implementing to Combat Sleep Apnea 2Health News:AIS Newsletter Reports on Strategies Blues Plans Are Implementing to Combat Sleep Apnea 3Health News:GI For Life Slashes Prices by 40% on Liposomal Vitamin D3 and ColoVite Colon Health Formula for a Limited Time 2Health News:Anthropologists Release Recommendations, Better Practices to Contain Ebola 2Health News:Anthropologists Release Recommendations, Better Practices to Contain Ebola 3
... most from chemo after surgery, study says , , FRIDAY, May ... help determine which patients with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer ... chemotherapy, a new study shows. , By extension, the ... forms of the cancer who would be able to forego ...
... and five year-old Chinese students learn the lesson of helping ... in the wake ... In the aftermath of the,devastating Sichuan earthquake, even the youngest ... donation and relief efforts. All around the,country, schools are running ...
... today the,hiring of John Mongeon as their new ... the Government Services Division for (ISC)2,Americas where he ... credential, one of the top security certifications in ... Florida, recently left (ISC)2,Americas to spend more time ...
... at least a year or two, , , FRIDAY, May ... with type 1 diabetes live insulin-free for at least ... improved metabolic control even after people have to begin ... monitoring systems, researchers from the University of Miami Miller ...
... McGraw-Hill Professional, a leading,global provider of information resources ... redesign of its flagship product,AccessMedicine. Featuring a customizable ... of the clinical and educational tools available on ... locate images, video, and audio., AccessMedicine is ...
... Board Member Educates FDA on Concerns that Improper Labeling of ... ... Screenings, ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 16 ... Quality Colorectal Cancer,Screening and Care ("Coalition"), a 501(c) 6 not-for-profit association,testified ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Gene Signature May Predict Recurrence of Lung Cancer 2Health News:Gene Signature May Predict Recurrence of Lung Cancer 3Health News:Chinese Preschoolers Participate in Fund Drive to Help the Victims of Sichuan Quake 2Health News:Islet Cell Transplants Aid Type 1 Diabetics 2Health News:Islet Cell Transplants Aid Type 1 Diabetics 3Health News:McGraw-Hill Professional Redesigns AccessMedicine, Highlighting Media and Educational Features 2Health News:National Coalition for Quality Colorectal Cancer Screening and Care Testifies Before FDA Advisory Panel on Fospropofol Labeling: 2
(Date:11/24/2014)... Nov. 24, 2014  AiCure, an artificial intelligence ... to monitor medication ingestion, has announced the start ... intervene with patients receiving medication as maintenance therapy ... from prescription opiates have quadrupled in the last ... year than heroin, cocaine and benzodiazepines combined. Overall, ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... 2014  GlySens Incorporated announced today that it has ... the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney ... Health (NIH).  The grant is intended to support human ... term implantable glucose monitoring system.  Final preparations for launch ... to begin before the end of 2014. ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... CLEVELAND , 24 novembre 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... la sua tecnologia sarà esposta durante l,apertura ... di simulazione d,Europa, ossia la Fondazione IRCCS ... denominati SuRgical Planner (SRP) (strumento di pianificazione ... (piattaforma di navigazione chirurgica avanzata) saranno presentati ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Can artificial intelligence solve the $55 billion problem of opioid abuse? 2GlySens Incorporated Awarded $2 Million Grant from the National Institutes of Health 2La tecnologia di Surgical Theater in mostra in Italia all'apertura del centro Besta NeuroSim di Milano 2La tecnologia di Surgical Theater in mostra in Italia all'apertura del centro Besta NeuroSim di Milano 3La tecnologia di Surgical Theater in mostra in Italia all'apertura del centro Besta NeuroSim di Milano 4