Navigation Links
EMIT Corporation Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for HypothermX™ Blood and Fluid Warmer.
Date:5/26/2011

HOUSTON, May 26 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EMIT Corporation announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance to market the HypothermX™ HX100 device.  The HypothermX™ HX100 device is a patent protected portable fluid warming device designed to warm intravenous fluids, blood or blood products infused into a patient to prevent or treat trauma, environmental, procedure related, or induced hypothermia.  Heating is accomplished via a flameless hydrocarbon combustion process.  

"HypothermX HX100 is the first truly light weight (< 3.0 lbs), portable, long-term (>4 hours continuous use) solution to offer actual therapeutic warming in the field for injured patients.  HypothermX HX100 is capable of  warming up to 5 liters of saline introduced at 15 degrees C and 15 units of packed red blood cells  introduced at 5 degrees C to 38 degrees C +/- 3 degrees C with an infusion rate between 50 ml/min and 200 ml/min and ambient conditions between 0 degrees C and 40 degrees C.  The system has numerous safety features and provides the user with the ability to temporarily silence alarms based on operational needs," stated Mr. Sheldon, EMIT Corporation Founder, Chairman & CEO.   

"Our market clearance represents a significant milestone for the company and we will begin an aggressive sales and marketing campaign in the military and civilian market sectors this quarter," said Mr. Sheldon Mr. Sheldon went on to say that "hypothermia continues to plague the military and civilian first responder markets and our device will result in life saving interventions at the point of injury."

About EMIT Corporation

EMIT Corporation is focused on the design, development, manufacture, and sale of devices and related products for the treatment and prevention of hypothermia.  The HypothermX™ HX100 and ancillary products were invented by Charles Cox, Jr., MD and Brijesh Gill, MD and exclusively licensed from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and The University of Texas at Austin following nearly $4.0 million of research and development funding provided by the United States Army Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center.  EMIT Corporation raised an additional $2.4 million from CitareTx Investment Partners, a Texas based medical device investment fund and business incubator, also founded and managed by Mr. Sheldon.  

Contact: Jeffery J. Sheldon - Founder, Chairman & CEO, EMIT Corporation, +1-281-984-7355, , or fax, +1-281-984-7374, or mobile, +1-832-455-3173, jsheldon@emitcorp.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE EMIT Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Statement From Volcano Corporation on Latest St. Jude Lawsuit
2. Celladon Corporation Announces MYDICAR® Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure Provides Sustained Reduction in Clinical Events in Patients for 18 Months Compared with Placebo
3. Gumz to Retire as President and CEO of Olympus Corporation of the Americas
4. Medication Delivery Innovator Baxa Corporation Offers Best Practices for Administering Over-the-Counter Liquid Medicine to Babies and Toddlers
5. Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy Announces Repligen Corporation Receives FDA Approval to Begin Phase I Clinical Trial in SMA
6. TechPrecision Corporation Receives $1.6 Million in New Orders from Existing Customers
7. SenSage Named Cerner Corporations Accelerate Partner of the Year
8. Boston Scientific Announces Favorable Jury Verdict Against Cordis Corporation in Stent Patent Litigation
9. Henry Schein Ranks #317 in 2011 Fortune 500 Ranking of Americas Largest Corporations
10. Omeros Corporation Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
11. Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Helix BioPharma Corporation; Target Price $6.20
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2016)... FLINT, Mich. , April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... transaction . Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO), the ... it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire ... Advanced Specialty Pharmacy ("TNH"), a leading specialty pharmacy ... Van Nuys, California . In 2015, ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... Dr. ... und Stephen Schmidt werden Teil ... ein führender Anbieter cloudbasierter Softwarelösungen für den ... neue Führungskräfte zum Team Sicherheit und Pharmakovigilanz ... Erfahrungen mitbringen.  Dies wird die Geschäftseinheit Sicherheit ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... Dr. Vivek Ahuja , George ... phen Schmidt Join the Growing Organization ... for life sciences, today announced key new leaders have joined the ... a growing business.  This will bolster the company,s safety business unit ... ArisGlobal in the position of Vice President - Safety. George has ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Registration is now open for the 31st annual AIDS Walk ... Hatch Memorial Shell on the Esplanade. The event regularly draws thousands of participants, making it ... competitive, timed event fully sanctioned by the USA Track & Field Association. , The ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Elizabeth Murray has always loved walking one to two miles ... her shoulder and one on her arm. But she got to the point where ... valve prolapse. , The valves of the heart wouldn’t close properly resulting in mitral ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... 03, 2016 , ... Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Inc., the Hi-Touch ... center in La Vergne, Tennessee, near Nashville. The new center will complement Empyrean’s ... client services. , “Our Nashville-area center allows us to achieve several goals,” said ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... 03, 2016 , ... Ogawa World USA introduced the first of its kind ... exclusive Smart Application. The Smart 3D combines the best in technological advancement, design, and ... profile and specialized massage program, each user has a tailored experience unparalleled by any ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Dr. Poneh Ghasri, cosmetic dentist in ... both new and existing patients. Cosmetic dentistry allows patients to improve the aesthetics of ... smiles with some minor or more serious cosmetic flaws. These specials allow patients to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):