Navigation Links
KFx Medical Corporation Announced Today It Has Received FDA 510k Clearance for Product(s) Used in a Wide Variety of Knee Procedures
Date:5/26/2010

KFx Medical Corporation Announced Today It Has Received FDA 510k Clearance for Product(s) Used in a Wide Variety of Arthroscopic Tenodesis Knee Procedures Such as: ACL, PCL, and Patellofemoral Ligament (MPFL) Reconstruction

(PRWEB) May 26, 2010 -- KFx Medical Corporation announced today it has received FDA 510k clearance for product(s) used in a wide variety of arthroscopic tenodesis knee procedures such as: anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), posterior cruciate ligament (PCL), and Medial Patellofemoral Ligament (MPFL) reconstruction.

KFx Medical received 510k clearance from the Food and Drug Administration for its AppianFx™ product line for soft tissue repair and reconstruction in the knee. “The AppianFx for knee ligament/tissue fixation continues our focus on providing products, with broad intellectual protection, that enable surgeons to more quickly and easily perform complex procedures. This clearance to market our AppianFx family of implants significantly expands the number of surgical procedures for which we provide products to now include all extremities,” indicated Tate Scott, president and CEO of KFx Medical.

The AppianFx line of implants from KFx reattach tissue to bone in shoulder, knee, foot and ankle procedures which combined exceed well over 1 million annual surgical procedures. Product offerings include those that directly place and secure tissue into bone both with and without the use of sutures.

About KFx Medical Corporation

Headquartered in Carlsbad, Calif., KFx Medical Corporation was founded in 2003 to develop products for tissue fixation in a variety of orthopedic surgical procedures performed on the shoulder, knee, foot, and ankle. KFx provides simple systems for orthopedic surgeons focused on sports medicine. The company is privately held — Investors include Alloy Ventures , Charter Life Sciences , Arboretum Ventures , Montreux Equity Partners , and MB Venture Partners .

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/05/prweb4057154.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. NAMI Medical Director Honored with APA Patient Advocacy Award; Appears in CNN Health and Huffington Post Columns
2. Houston Northwest Medical Center Becomes First Hospital in the Southwest Region Designated a Community of Respect™ Partner
3. An Embryo Mix up Would Involve New York Medical Malpractice Lawyers
4. MxSecure's Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Software, MxChart™, Now iPad Compatible
5. LaVie Administrative Services Continues 1,200 Access Point Aerohive Roll Out to Address Electronic Medical Record Requirements
6. ATMP and Secure-24 Offer Physicians Leadership and Guidance for Electronic Medical Records
7. TransforMED Launches New Service Offering to Accelerate Medical Home Adoption in Small Practices
8. Corporate health program reduces employee CVD medical, hospital costs
9. Medical Devices Driving Up Heart Care Costs
10. Poll finds concerns about pace of medical and health research
11. Manmade antibodies hold biomedical promise
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... January 20, 2017 , ... A new partnership between Goodwill® and Roadie, Inc. ... or need, from clothes to couches to dressers and bicycles. Roadie — the national ... the nearest Goodwill donation center through February 28th. , “January is an exciting ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Bionic Sports Nutrition LLC, an American company devoted to developing ... successful January ECRM Trade Show in Hilton Head, SC. , Bionic Sports Nutrition ... provide its products to all clients at reasonable prices. At the ECRM trade show, ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... ... Michael and Betsy Brauser celebrated 5 years of Betsy’s participation in a ... has been life-saving as she has been on the trial for more than six ... ovarian cancer in 2009. She underwent standard chemotherapy but a year later went to ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... ... “The Angel”: a heartwarming and earnest tale of faith and believing in the ... is the creation of published author, Marjorie Lund-Fontaine, a former professional violinist, alumnus of ... asked of her new book, Marjorie says, “‘The Angel’ was written as a fairytale, ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... 20, 2017 , ... “Christmas in Suffolk”: a story of love, secrets, ... lives in Lafayette, Indiana where she works in a daycare and looks for inspiration ... Published by Christian Faith Publishing, Sara Seymour’s new book is an adventure of love ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... BOCA RATON, Fla. , Jan. 19, 2017 ... ), a medical device company specializing in the ... conditions, such as keloids, with superficial radiation therapy, ... quarter and full year 2016 financial results on Thursday, ... The Company will hold a conference call ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... Pfizer joins Astex, AstraZeneca, ... Consortium   Major research investment to ...   The Milner Therapeutics Institute today ... a partner to the Milner Therapeutics Consortium. Pfizer has ... transfer of materials between industry and academia and allocation ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... , , Marks E-QURE , ... distribution agreement, following similar agreements in Israel and ... $2 5 billion global market ... EQUR), a leader in medical devices for the treatment of advanced wound care, ... S.A.S. (TeckMedica) in Colombia for the Company,s patented Bio-electrical ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: