Navigation Links
SpectraGenics Announces $30M in New Funding, Changes Company Name to TRIA Beauty
Date:7/10/2008

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SpectraGenics, Inc., a leader in light-based therapeutic beauty products, today announced the completion of a new round of financing led by prominent consumer health care investors. New investors Vivo Ventures and Aisling Capital, along with existing investors, provided $30 million in new funding to support the company's continued growth. The company also announced a change in their name from SpectraGenics to TRIA Beauty to better reflect their corporate mission and future initiatives.

"The timing and size of this funding confirms our confidence in the opportunity to build a new category in the beauty industry anchored by light-based devices that deliver breakthrough skin care benefits to consumers," said Robert Grove, Ph.D., President and CEO of TRIA Beauty. "Clearly, this is one of the most promising areas in the aesthetic industry and represents a game-changing shift in the accessibility of professional procedures and results for the consumer."

TRIA Beauty jump-started the category with the TRIA Personal Laser Hair Removal System, the first hand-held laser for hair removal cleared by the FDA and available for sale directly to consumers in the US market. The TRIA laser is currently sold in the US at select physician offices and will be available this fall at Bergdorf Goodman, Studio at Fred Segal, Bliss catalogs & spas, and at http://www.triabeauty.com.

"We see a tremendous opportunity to build a new kind of beauty company, one based on real science that can truly deliver therapeutic skin care benefits that were previously unavailable outside a physician's office," said Albert Cha, M.D. Ph.D., Managing Partner, Vivo Ventures. "In our opinion, it's the next frontier in skincare."

TRIA Beauty will use the new funding to accelerate the launch of the TRIA Personal Laser Hair Removal System in the United States and continue development of
'/>"/>

SOURCE TRIA Beauty
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Spectragenics Names Rpr Marketing Communications Agency of Record
2. Johnson & Johnson Announces Commitment To Adopt Revised PhRMA Marketing Code for Responsible Interactions With Healthcare Professionals
3. Corgenix Announces Expansion of Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Product Development Program
4. Toys"R"Us, Inc. Announces Partnership With Safe Kids Worldwide to Help Keep Children Safe
5. Crdentia Announces Completion of Financing Transactions
6. Weight Watchers Announces Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call
7. Zimmer Holdings Announces Live Audio Webcast and Conference Call of Second Quarter 2008 Results
8. HHS Announces New International Programs to Enhance Drug and Food Safety
9. TUMS Announces Nationwide Search for Grand Marshal at TUMS QuikPak 500
10. Nyer Medical Group, Inc. Announces Sale of Companys Florida Medical-Surgical Division; Pharmacy Division Awarded Two-Year Preferred Supplier Contract
11. Licensed Rx Announces Latest Customer Savings Scheme
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/20/2014)... The Advocator Group, LLC is proud ... for Suicide Prevention’s (AFSP) Out of the Darkness walk ... that hosts hundreds of community walks throughout the country ... to help understand and prevent suicide through not only ... , The Advocator Group shares this passion for ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... hc1.com today announced the launch ... that enables healthcare organizations of all sizes to ... relationship management (“CRM”) solution. , Designed from the ... the healthcare industry, the hc1 Healthcare Relationship Cloud™ ... by combining healthcare CRM, HIPAA-compliant collaboration, and real-time ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Dunbridge, Ohio (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... 50 years, takes pride in manufacturing top-of-the-line absorbent products. ... the image of its most popular brand, Tranquility® Premium ... logo, created a new website, gave its packaging a ... to bring the brand message to the public. , ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... October 20, 2014 Succeed is proud to ... companies who participated in the Every Body Walk! ... public awareness project that encourages workers to be more active ... 10,000 Program, which concluded at the end of September, was ... cities and metro areas. Participating companies gave their staff ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Unveiled at the ... Strategic Direction Scorecard conservatively estimates member hospital ROI on membership ... on dues, The Center provides $12.50 in value to member ... (Member Value – Member Dues)/Member Dues. , “This is ... this number and we think the methodology is really sound,” ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Advocator Group, LLC is Proud to Participate in an Out of the Darkness Community Walk, October 25th, to Increase Suicide Awareness 2Health News:The Advocator Group, LLC is Proud to Participate in an Out of the Darkness Community Walk, October 25th, to Increase Suicide Awareness 3Health News:Healthcare Relationship Management (HRM) Leader hc1.com® Launches hc1® Quick Start™ 2Health News:Tranquility® Premium Protection Incontinence Products Releases New Logo and Website 2Health News:Succeed Management Solutions, LLC Competes in Walking Challenge and Achieves 12th Place in Portland 2Health News:Scorecard Estimates Hospital ROI at $12.50 for every $1 Spent on Dues 2Health News:Scorecard Estimates Hospital ROI at $12.50 for every $1 Spent on Dues 3Health News:Scorecard Estimates Hospital ROI at $12.50 for every $1 Spent on Dues 4
... been found to reduce the risk of cellular ... top of standard immunosuppression. ,The drug, a ... receptor, thereby inhibiting T-cell proliferation. ,Patients who ... daclizumab or a placebo. ,The primary endpoint ...
... severe depression 'Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation' (TMS) maybe the ... the more aggressive electro-shock therapy., ,Electro-Shock Therapy or ... resort to treat severe depression for many decades. However, ... after therapy and requires general anesthesia. In ECT the ...
... people in the United States, Europe and Japan and many ... drinking calcium water may help in reducing osteoporosis., ,Calcium ... the people do not consume enough of this nutrient. ... osteoporosis but for many teenagers, and those in their twenties ...
... 598 068 nuclear industry workers from 15 countries.// The ... after administrating low doses of radiation. ,This study ... risk among radiation workers in the nuclear industry to ... dose exposure of radiation. ,The study recruits were ...
... time may be putting their health more at risk than ... that feeing angry for a very long time may cause ... pick up habits like smoking and drinking, or inducing stress ... of the literature that had tried to relate to various ...
... suffering from congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS) may suffer ... ,Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome is the absence ... time. Children suffering from CCHS may not breathe regularly ... may be able to breathe during wakeful hours but ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Strong Magnetic Stimulation Can Help Treating Severe Depression 2Health News:Cancer risk among nuclear industry workers 2
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014  Luoxis Diagnostics, Inc., a subsidiary of ... that its academic collaborators will present several peer-reviewed ... its novel RedoxSYS Diagnostic System, a first-in-class platform ... in response to injury or illness.  A poster ... clinical marker will be presented by Christopher ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... -- Valeritas, Inc., a leader in simple, disposable basal-bolus ... diabetes, announced today that it has received a 2014 ... presented October 16 th at Cardinal,s annual Business ... The Cardinal Health Supply Chain Excellence ... specifically targeted at the importance of developing collaborative relationships ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... SAN DIEGO , Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... development of therapeutic antibodies, today announced the appointment ... Development Officer. Dr. Londei will lead the preclinical ... "We are pleased to welcome ... Hamza Suria , President and Chief Executive ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Luoxis to Highlight RedoxSYS at Two Upcoming Scientific Conferences 2Luoxis to Highlight RedoxSYS at Two Upcoming Scientific Conferences 3Luoxis to Highlight RedoxSYS at Two Upcoming Scientific Conferences 4Luoxis to Highlight RedoxSYS at Two Upcoming Scientific Conferences 5Valeritas Receives 2014 Cardinal Health Supply Chain Excellence Award 2Valeritas Receives 2014 Cardinal Health Supply Chain Excellence Award 3AnaptysBio Appoints Dr. Marco Londei to Newly Created Chief Development Officer Position Clinical Immunologist to Lead AnaptysBio's Pipeline Advancement 2
... The largest natural allograft available on the market today for ... Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF), the nation,s leading provider of allograft ... sized grafts of FlexHD®, their hydrated acellular dermal matrix, just ... These two new sizes are the largest allografts ...
... NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that ... catalogue: Global Blood Glucose Meters ... This report analyzes the worldwide ... Million by the following Product Segments: Blood Glucose Strips, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Largest Acellular Dermal Allografts for Abdominal Wall Repair Now Available From MTF 2Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 2Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 3Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 4Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 5Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 6Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 7Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 8Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 9Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 10Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 11Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 12Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 13Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 14Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 15Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 16Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 17Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 18Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 19Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 20Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 21Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 22Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 23Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 24Reportlinker Adds Global Blood Glucose Meters and Strips Industry 25
Six inch wide elastic belt transfers the apron weight off the shoulders. 0.5mm front and 0.25mm back with a generous overlap for double protection. Shoulder pads included. Also available without wide...
Front protection with choice of adjustable 2" buckle or velcro belt which crosses the back for a comfortable fit. Adjustable straps at shoulders keeps apron snug....
... pocket-size peripheral nerve stimulator ... full-function nerve locator or ... depending upon which patient ... Includes NSL-5 electrode lead ...
Low pressure automatic tourniquet with manual time. Includes extension hose and spiral replacement hose....
Medicine Products: