Navigation Links
Cyberonics Announces Epilepsy Technology Collaborations
Date:10/2/2009

HOUSTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYBX) today announced two collaborations in the field of EEG-based seizure detection to build on its position as the leader in medical devices for epilepsy.

On October 1, 2009, Cyberonics entered into a License Agreement with NeuroVista Corporation, providing Cyberonics with access to a range of technology and patents in exchange for payments extending through April 2011. The NeuroVista technology will enable Cyberonics to accelerate its program for development of an implantable pulse generator for stimulating the vagus nerve in response to EEG-based detection of a seizure and includes technology related to an algorithm for seizure detection, a rechargeable battery system, wireless communication, and an implantable lead.

NeuroVista, based in Seattle, Washington, is an early-stage medical device company pioneering new technologies in the management and treatment of epilepsy, including a novel Seizure Advisory System.

Earlier this year, Cyberonics entered into an Exclusive Patent License Agreement and a Research Agreement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to license two patent applications relating to EEG-based seizure detection and to sponsor related research. The license agreement provides for minimal up-front and annual payments and future royalty payments based on net sales of the licensed product.

"Collectively, these agreements demonstrate our commitment to continuing to develop medical devices for patients with epilepsy, and incorporating new and promising technology into future generations of the VNS Therapy System, " said Dan Moore, President and Chief Executive Officer. "The proven ability of VNS Therapy to provide significant long-term relief to people with epilepsy, including seizure reduction and improvements to
'/>"/>

SOURCE Cyberonics, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Cyberonics to Present at Maxim Group Growth Conference
2. Cyberonics to Present at UBS Global Life Sciences Conference
3. Cyberonics Reports Strong Fiscal 2010 First Quarter Results
4. Cyberonics to Present at Canaccord Adams 29th Annual Global Growth Conference
5. Cyberonics Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal Year 2010 First Quarter Financial Results
6. Cyberonics Announces Exclusive Distribution Agreement With Nihon Kohden in Japan
7. Cyberonics Names Bryan D. Olin, Ph.D. Vice President, Quality
8. Cyberonics Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Results
9. Cyberonics Continues Strong Sales Growth and Profitability in Fiscal 2009 Third Quarter
10. Cyberonics Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal Year 2009 Third Quarter Financial Results
11. Cyberonics Names Milton M. Morris, Ph.D. Vice President, Research & Development
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/28/2014)... 2014 The “Tissue Diagnostics ... Digital pathology & Workflow, Special Staining), Disease ... Non Small Cell Lung Cancer and Others), ... companies, Research Laboratories, Contract Research Organizations and ... BRIC, Japan & RoW) - Trends & ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... “China Surgical Generators Market Outlook ... China Surgical Generators market. The report provides value, ... and average prices (in US dollars) within market ... and Argon Plasma Coagulation Generators. , The report ... for each of these market categories, and global ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... 28, 2014 Camp Soaring Eagle ... camp property in Cornville, AZ. The nonprofit organization, ... with the opportunity to attend medically supervised camps ... The organization offers a variety of programs to ... and life threatening illnesses including: Illness Specific Camping ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... Heights, MI (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 ... UHY, introduces the latest edition of UHY International Business ... provided by our members, on the most current business ... around the world. Issue 29 covers the following topics:, ... growth: Which industry sectors will thrive over the next ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... An estimated 68,000 women and men in the ... cancers – an aggressive form of the disease that ... of the body, such as the lungs, liver, bones, ... of Medicine have developed a compound directed at ... blocking tumor cells from “re-seeding.” Their discovery has been ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Advanced Cancer Diagnostics Market Worth $3,924.01 Million by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Advanced Cancer Diagnostics Market Worth $3,924.01 Million by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Advanced Cancer Diagnostics Market Worth $3,924.01 Million by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:Advanced Cancer Diagnostics Market Worth $3,924.01 Million by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 5Health News:Key Market Data on China Surgical Generators Market to 2020 Report Available at MarketOptimizer.org 2Health News:Key Market Data on China Surgical Generators Market to 2020 Report Available at MarketOptimizer.org 3Health News:Key Market Data on China Surgical Generators Market to 2020 Report Available at MarketOptimizer.org 4Health News:Camp Soaring Eagle Announces New Camp Site 2Health News:Camp Soaring Eagle Announces New Camp Site 3Health News:Uhy International Business Issue 29 Now Available 2Health News:Uhy International Business Issue 29 Now Available 3Health News:Drexel Scientists Develop Compound to Stop Spread of Metastatic Cancer Cells 2Health News:Drexel Scientists Develop Compound to Stop Spread of Metastatic Cancer Cells 3
... the proposal of the Ministry of Health to hike the ... ,"A committee has been set up to review fees charged ... medical sector. This includes the licensing and renewal of licenses ... the medical or health establishments as well," said Dr Ibrahim ...
... Ahmedabad. A man suspected with avian influenza infection ... ,Qadar Abubhai Marghiwala, a 30-year-old resident of ... fever for a week., ,Gujarat's Health Minister ... as primary investigations revealed negative results., ,According ...
... taboo with a study on the mounting violence against women. ... supported with funds from the United Nations Development Fund for ... beaten -- usually by her husband or father. A campaign ... ,In Syria violence against women is usually from ...
... to six times as much sunlight as those with fair ... a new study// . ,Researchers at the Australian ... in the summer sunshine to produce enough Vitamin D whereas ... ,Acceptable levels of sunbathing also depends on geography ...
... people as young as 16 whereas the phenomenon once occurred only ... can escape stress in modern day life. Stress increases glucocorticoid levels. ... hair," Mumbai-based Sonal Shah said. ,"Initially, we used to ... to as low as 16 and 18," Shah told IANS on ...
... A new species that provides the missing evolutionary link between ... onto the land about 375 million years ago//, has been ... a skull, a neck, ribs and parts of the limbs ... ,These fossils, found on Ellesmere Island in Arctic ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Stress Can Cause Hair loss at 16 2Health News:Species Linking Fish And Land Animals Found 2Health News:Species Linking Fish And Land Animals Found 3
(Date:7/28/2014)... VALLEY, Pa. , July 28, 2014  Air ... reliable, uninterrupted supply of medical oxygen is vital to ... to technical innovations that not only improve the efficiency ... use. Air Products will highlight these systems—including systems for ... that reduce oxygen loss—from August 4-5 at the ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... BOULDER, Colo. , July 28, 2014 ... report financial results for the fourth quarter ... hold a conference call to discuss those ... Squarer, Chief Executive Officer and Michael ... the call.Conference Call InformationDate:Tuesday, August 12, 2014Time:9:00 ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... , July 28, 2014  Houston dentist ... he offers orthodontic treatment with Invisalign. With access ... can have their teeth straightened without feeling self-conscious ... benefits associated with other types of braces, but ... looks in addition to better support for their ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Air Products Highlights Its Medical Oxygen Supply Systems for Emergency Oxygen Supply and Reduced Oxygen Loss at ASHE 2Air Products Highlights Its Medical Oxygen Supply Systems for Emergency Oxygen Supply and Reduced Oxygen Loss at ASHE 3Houston Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Behzad Nazari, Now Offers Orthodontic Treatment with Invisalign 2
Straight 6 mm platform. McPherson handle. Manufactured in titanium. Overall length 3.3 inches....
Curved shafts and tips with 6.5 mm tying platform. Flat serrated handle with dull finish. Overall length 4.0 inches....
Angled shafts with 4 mm tying patform. Serrated handle with dull finish. Most popular size or model. Overall length 3.2 inches....
Ultra-fine 5 mm tying platform is valuable when manipulating delicate 10-0 and 11-0 sutures. Pin in handle keeps tips in alignment. Shafts available straight or angled 45 degrees, 8 mm from tip. Stra...
Medicine Products: