Navigation Links
Endologix Enters Development Agreement and Exclusive License for Balloon Expandable Stent Technology
Date:8/16/2010

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX), developer of minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders, announced today that it has entered into a development agreement and exclusive license with Evasc Medical Systems Corp., for its balloon expandable stent technology. Evasc is a medical device development company located in Vancouver, B.C. The patented stent is made from cobalt chromium and is pre-mounted on an angioplasty balloon catheter for ease-of-use.

Endologix plans to cover the balloon expandable stent with its proprietary ePTFE graft material and utilize it in conjunction with the Company's fenestrated stent graft device, which is currently in pre-clinical development. The fenestrated stent graft will be a new aortic extension designed to be used with Endologix's Powerlink® main body bifurcated stent grafts. It is designed to provide an off-the-shelf, endovascular treatment option for short neck and juxtarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA), which require the graft to extend above the renal arteries in order to achieve proper fixation and sealing. The balloon expandable stent graft will be used to branch the fenestrated stent graft into the renal arteries, allowing normal blood flow to the kidneys.

John McDermott, President and Chief Executive Officer of Endologix, said, "This patented balloon expandable stent technology is an important addition to our product portfolio. It will be integrated into our fenestrated stent graft device, which will expand the endovascular AAA market to include short aortic necks and aneurysms that extend up above the renal arteries. Approximately 15% of diagnosed AAA patients have these conditions and the vast majority require open surgical repair due to the lack of fenestrated stent grafts in the market. The balloon expandable stent technology will also be developed into stand alo
'/>"/>

SOURCE Endologix, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Endologix Comments on Alleged Patent Infringement
2. Endologix Responds to Alleged Patent Infringement
3. Endologix to Report Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results on October 27, 2009
4. Endologix Reports 47% Third Quarter 2009 Revenue Growth
5. Endologix Files Motion to Discontinue Court Proceedings Related to Alleged Patent Infringement
6. Kosans Motilin Receptor Agonist, Licensed to Pfizer, Enters Phase 1 Clinical Trial in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
7. The Heart, Diabetes, And Weight Loss Centers of New York Introduce the New Science of Metabolic Diagnosis and Weight Management
8. CellCyte Genetics Corp. Enters Collaborative Research Agreement With Cleveland Clinic Foundation to Qualify Stem Cell Delivery in Damaged Heart Tissue
9. Cepheid Announces Termination of Contract With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Develop Rapid Point of Care Test for Avian Influenza
10. Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis International Society Refutes American Society of Reproductive Medicine Opinion - States Preimplantation Genetic Screening is Beneficial When Performed in Experienced Centers
11. Concentra Medical Centers Gears Up for Flu Season to Keep Area Workforce Healthy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)...  4WEB Medical announces the formal launch of the ... implants on the market today at this weekend,s ... Chicago .  The Osteotomy Truss System is ... with 74 size options included in one versatile set. ... 15 to 18 implant sizes, which limited a surgeon,s ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... -- UBM Medica US announces that  OncoTherapy ... oncologists and other clinicians gain a better understanding of ... therapies and immunotherapies, discusses some of the latest news ... Every September, Blood Cancer Awareness Month is ... cancers—helping to increase survival rates and improve the quality ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... SOUTH EASTON, Mass. , Sept. 19, 2014 ... the "Company") today announced it has received and ... throughput Barozyme HT48 instruments and has begun to ... believes the first instrument will be ready for ... will be built and released at a rate ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:4WEB Medical Unveils 3D-Printed Osteotomy Truss System 2OncoTherapy Network Highlights National Blood Cancer Awareness Month 2OncoTherapy Network Highlights National Blood Cancer Awareness Month 3OncoTherapy Network Highlights National Blood Cancer Awareness Month 4Pressure BioSciences Announces Completion of the First Phase of Its Commercialization Plan for the Barozyme HT48, the Company's Recently Released High Throughput PCT-based Instrument System 2Pressure BioSciences Announces Completion of the First Phase of Its Commercialization Plan for the Barozyme HT48, the Company's Recently Released High Throughput PCT-based Instrument System 3
... implement advanced patient outcome analysis software to monitor health ... Global Health Research Foundation (GHRF) today ... the Westly Foundation to fund asthma treatment in California,s ... asthma cases in the state. The grant will help ...
... February 4 Oramed,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB), a ... it has concluded a proof of concept,study in ... technology. Eight healthy volunteers came for two visits, ... The insulin suppositories showed rapid insulin absorption and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Global Health Research Foundation Awarded $25,000 Grant From Westly Foundation to Study Asthma in California's Central Valley 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Completes Proof of Concept Study of Insulin Suppository 2
(Date:9/20/2014)... Recently, Best Cheap Hosting USA (best-cheap-hosting-usa.com), a leading ... The new site provides the latest reviews on ... Here, people can find a lot of information ... has recommended some excellent web hosting suppliers for ... web hosting suppliers, InMotion ( http://www.best-cheap-hosting-usa.com/go/InMotion/ ), keeps ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... PA (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 "As a ... in their tanks," said an inventor from Tamaqua, Pa. "The ... mounted on the backs of their chairs. My invention enables ... developed the Kam Oxygen Sensor to make it easier to ... that the user knows when the tank is low. It ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... Earlier this week, Home Depot revealed that up ... credit card information pilfered by hackers, surpassing the 40 million ... articles like this one published by Bloomberg on ... , “Most people tend to focus on how many ... to score a game,” says Joe Caruso, founder and CEO/CTO ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... September 20, 2014 Final Cut Pro ... the release of the Information theme for FCPX filmmakers. , ... to describe the Information theme,” says Christina Austin, CEO of ... look so professional.” , Information features easy to use controls ... of the environment. Change the background color, color of each ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... September 20, 2014 “Motherhood is a wonderful ... Snohomish in their latest article , “We know that ... you can—and that’s what we want to do as well.” ... need and should expect from their Family Physicians who practice ... of new motherhood. , To learn more about Community ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Best Cheap Hosting USA Launches Its New Website And Recommends InMotion To Worldwide People 2Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 2Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 3Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 4Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 5Health News:Today Pixel Film Studios Announced the Release of the Information Theme for Final Cut Pro X 2Health News:Newest Article from Community Health Center of Snohomish County Highlights The Importance of Proper Health Care for Expectant Mothers 2
... respect for human life at all stagesSays science and ... stem cell research that do not destroy human embryosWASHINGTON, ... missed "an enormous opportunity to show how sound science ... and enrich each other," said Msgr. David Malloy, General ...
... protein linked to tumor growth for clues to better treatments ... have found that levels of the protein caveolin-1 found in ... predict a patient,s prognosis and may provide a pathway to ... a role in how cells absorb things, in the stromal ...
... LAS COLINAS, Texas , May 22 One very ... the greatest golfers ever to play the game. With his ... that same year) and 52 victories over the span of ... as a sports hall-of-famer is set.Byron Nelson strove for excellence ...
... Legacy Foundation(R) applauds today,s unanimous decision in ... . The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of ... tobacco industry engaged in a pattern of widespread fraud and ... for a period of more than 50 years. In referring ...
... throughout Texas were stunned by the Texas Veterinary Medical ... bill to license and regulate large-scale commercial breeding facilities, ... the commercial interest of breeders over the welfare of ... said Cile Holloway, president of Texas Humane Legislation Network, ...
... of Affordable Healthcare Roundtable SeriesSAN FRANCISCO, May 22 ... healthcare premiums in California rose five times ... With healthcare costs continuing to rise in the Bay ... finding themselves driven out of healthcare coverage. Teva Pharmaceuticals, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:USCCB Submits Comments to NIH on Proposed Guidelines for Stem Cell Research 2Health News:USCCB Submits Comments to NIH on Proposed Guidelines for Stem Cell Research 3Health News:The Byron Nelson: Championship Philosophy, Timeless Excellence 2Health News:The Byron Nelson: Championship Philosophy, Timeless Excellence 3Health News:Statement by American Legacy Foundation(R): Findings of Decades of Massive Fraud by Tobacco Industry Upheld in U.S. Court of Appeals 2Health News:Statement by American Legacy Foundation(R): Findings of Decades of Massive Fraud by Tobacco Industry Upheld in U.S. Court of Appeals 3Health News:Statement by American Legacy Foundation(R): Findings of Decades of Massive Fraud by Tobacco Industry Upheld in U.S. Court of Appeals 4Health News:Veterinary Group Opposes Bill to Clean Up Puppy Mill Industry 2Health News:As Healthcare Costs Skyrocket, Local Leaders Gather to Seek a Solution 2
Anti-RSV IgG Assay (ELISA)....
Rapid, visual assay for the presumptive qualitative detection of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) directly from nasopharyngeal specimens in neonatel and pediatric patients....
Qualitative ELISA for the detection of rotavirus antigen....
The ELISA test is used for detection and semi quantitation of igG antibodies to proteinase 3(PR3) in human sera, as an aid to the diagnosis is of Wegener's granulomatosis....
Medicine Products: