Navigation Links
VNUS Medical Technologies, Inc. Announces Board of Director Resignation
Date:7/11/2008

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VNUS(R) Medical Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNUS), a leading provider of medical devices for the minimally invasive treatment of venous reflux disease, announced today the resignation of Kathleen D. LaPorte from the Board of Directors. Ms. LaPorte has served on VNUS' Board of Directors since April 1997 and was a general partner in a venture capital firm that funded the company during its start-up activities. There are no immediate plans for a replacement Director.

"The Board and management of VNUS would like to sincerely thank Kathy for her many contributions, support, and sound advice as a key member of the Board since the company's early days," said Brian Farley, President and CEO. "As one of the earliest venture capital investors, Kathy's departure from the Board is a normal step in the company's corporate governance since its IPO in October 2004. We expect to continue our past practice of looking to replace venture investors with highly qualified medical device industry experts."

ABOUT VNUS MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

Founded in 1995 and headquartered in San Jose, California, VNUS Medical Technologies is a worldwide leader in medical devices for the minimally invasive treatment of venous reflux disease, a progressive condition that causes the varicose veins afflicting 25 million Americans. The pioneering company in the field, VNUS offers the ClosureFAST system, which consists of a proprietary radiofrequency (RF) generator and proprietary disposable endovenous catheters and devices to close diseased veins through the application of temperature-controlled RF energy. VNUS devices have been used in more than 300,000 procedures worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.vnus.com/.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

VNUS has made forward-looking statements in this press release within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. These statements related to Board membership are based on information available to VNUS as of the date of this press release and are based on information available to the company as of the date hereof. VNUS expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements except as required by law.


'/>"/>
SOURCE VNUS Medical Technologies, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Using Mediasite for Lecture Capture Found to Enhance Student Performance at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
2. Bold Evolution Transforms National Jewish Medical and Research Center to National Jewish Health
3. 1,000th Uninsured Virginia Patient Secures Access to Quality Medical Care Through Virginia Cares Uninsured Program (VCUP)
4. Merit Medical Pre-Announces Record Sales and Earnings for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2008
5. NOTES research activities increase with grants from Olympus medical Systems totaling $1 million
6. SmoothToe Diabetic Socks Acquired by Lifestyle Medical Group
7. Home Medical Equipment Providers Are Appalled by Dead-Doctor Scam, Strongly Support Anti-Fraud Efforts to Protect Medicare System
8. Global Industry Analysts' Releases a Series of Medical Market Research Reports
9. Greenway Medical Technologies Leads Ambulatory Interoperability Exchange
10. Global Access Project (GAP) Study Examining Patients Access to Cancer Care Featured in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
11. Nyer Medical Group, Inc. Announces Sale of Companys Florida Medical-Surgical Division; Pharmacy Division Awarded Two-Year Preferred Supplier Contract
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... Judy Buchanan, co-owner of Serenity Natural ... Judy says, “I am passionate about sharing Reiki as a holistic, complementary therapy ... challenging time.” , A Certified Medical Reiki™ Master trained by Raven Keys Medical ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... March 24, 2017 , ... “End Time GPS”: a dauntless and ... “End Time GPS” is the creation of published author, Wesley Gerboth, a World ... military munitions and space-vehicle projects. Now, at age ninety-one, he shares the Wisdom God ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... “The Communion of Saints: A Pastor’s ... in congregations across the United States. “The Communion of Saints” is the ... has served congregations in seven states throughout his long career of devotion to ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... 2017 , ... In 2016 the World Health Organization declared the Zika virus ... Zika-related cases in the Americas within the next year. Lyme disease is one of ... skyrocketing to an estimated 329,000. Yet, Zika, Lyme and other insect borne illnesses are ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... The physicians of KSF Orthopaedic Center PA ... Area. The new location is located at 2255 E. Mossy Oaks Rd., Suite 440, ... newest location will provide patients living in the north Houston area (The Woodlands, Conroe, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/24/2017)... 24, 2017 Global Ampoules Market ... definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The Ampoules ... development history, competitive landscape analysis, and major regions, development ... ... 105 pages providing 10 company profiles and 183 tables ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... to their offering. ... report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada ... Asia-Pacific , Latin America , and Rest ... through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. ...
(Date:3/24/2017)...  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... million in its U.S. operations in 2017. The ... including research laboratories, manufacturing sites, and general and ... demand for Lilly products, as well as its ... cancer, pain, diabetes and other unmet medical needs.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: