Navigation Links
Ethicon Endo-Surgery Extends Research Partnership with $13.5 Million Grant to University of Cincinnati
Date:6/22/2010

laparoscopic greater curvature plication (LGCP), work. Including this new grant, the EES MARS initiative has invested more than $33M with UC and the GI Metabolism Laboratory and Weight Center at the MGH, where Lee Kaplan, M.D., Ph.D., is leading research into understanding the mechanisms of action in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery.

This past Sunday, Seeley presented data and findings, which stem from the MARS initiative, on the mechanism of action of VSG during an educational course for physicians attending ASMBS,  illustrating a greater understanding of how the procedure impacts physiological factors contributing to body weight regulation and resolution of co-morbid conditions. Also at ASMBS, EES will highlight research from the GI Metabolism Laboratory and Weight Center at the MGH during a presentation and educational event.

"If we can truly understand the physiology behind how bypass surgery works, we can leverage this knowledge to create less invasive devices and procedures, creating a variety of weight loss options," said Dr. Kaplan, director of the GI Metabolism Laboratory and Weight Center at the MGH. "Finding ways to 'bypass the bypass' is a very exciting area of research that we hope will deliver options that are well suited for the large percentage of obesity sufferers who aren't currently receiving treatment."

Preliminary MARS results have been, and will continue to be, shared this year at several diverse clinical and scientific conferences. Recently, data were presented at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2010 by researchers from the GI Metabolism Laboratory and Weight Center at the MGH that demonstrated Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RYGB) accelerated an increase in circulating levels of certain bile acids following meals. Because these bile acids have previously been shown to activate thermogenesis
'/>"/>

SOURCE Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES)
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Studies Presented at DDW Demonstrate Potential of Pure NOTES Surgery With Companys Toolbox
2. First Patient of NOTES Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Study Successfully Treated With Ethicon Endo-Surgery Devices
3. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Wins Prestigious International Design Award for Innovative Development of HARMONIC FOCUS(TM)
4. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Launches New Echelon Flex(TM) Endopath(R) Stapler That Delivers Echelon(TM) Compression, Now With Natural Articulation
5. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Unveils Full Energy Portfolio for First Time at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress
6. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces Innovation-Enabling Solutions Across the Spectrum of Surgery at ACS
7. Ethicon Completes Acquisition of Acclarent
8. Ethicon Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Acclarent
9. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Announces Agreement with Hologic Inc. To Resolve Patent Disputes
10. Ethicon Endo-Surgery SEDASYS(R) System Receives Regulatory Approval in Canada and CE Mark in European Union
11. Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces HARMONIC FOCUS(R) Long Curved Shears for Deep Surgical Access
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014  Medical Science Liaisons play a large ... between the medical device industry and key stakeholders, the ... coming years as the device industry relies on them ... research by benchmarking firm, Best Practices, LLC, one area ... edge is by harnessing new technology to enable education. ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... NxStage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTM ... announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug ... perform hemodialysis overnight while the patient is at ... System One is the first and only hemodialysis ... Home nocturnal hemodialysis is an ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h3xm6q/us ) has ... Glucose Market" report to their offering. ... insight focuses on the developments in the self-monitoring blood ... . Reimbursement analysis and the effects of competitive bidding ... 73 SMBG meters have been performed, based on the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Role of Medical Science Liaisons Evolving in Medical Device Sector 2NxStage Receives FDA Clearance for Home Nocturnal Hemodialysis 2NxStage Receives FDA Clearance for Home Nocturnal Hemodialysis 3US Self-monitoring Blood Glucose Market 2
(Date:12/25/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Among early stage breast cancer ... half of one percent will eventually develop leukemia as ... The finding comes from a review of more ... 2007, and it suggests that the risk for developing ... had previously thought. "The frequency of bone marrow ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... York, New York (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 ... ) continue to move forward in a number of ... District of West Virginia, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According ... Court is scheduled to convene a Joint Status Conference ... at 10:00 a.m. Parties have been directed to submit ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 25, 2014 Residents at ... Community, recently showed their generous spirit by providing ... Catawba County Parenting Network- Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program. ... gathered around the largest Christmas tree on the ... purchased by residents of the Abernethy Village Association ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... AlignLife of Wauwatosa loves helping those ... During the holiday season, AlignLife looks forward to their annual ... Dr. Sara Mahalko-Leonhardt, owner of AlignLife. "It brings our patients ... we are able to give kids toys for Christmas who ... the generosity of our patients." , The 70 toys were ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... December 24, 2014 Connie Casad, MD, ... functional medicine advocate with 30 years of practice experience ... evaluate the health benefits of dietary detoxification. The second ... participants following excellent results from test patients who just ... to explain her interest in conducting the study, Dr. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 3Health News:Federal Court Overseeing Thousands of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Set to Convene Joint Status Conference for All Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Federal Court Overseeing Thousands of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Set to Convene Joint Status Conference for All Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Federal Court Overseeing Thousands of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Set to Convene Joint Status Conference for All Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Retirement Community Residents Make Impact During Holiday Season 2Health News:AlignLife of Wauwatosa Brings Joy to Less Fortunate Families 2Health News:Connie Casad, MD, Now Accepting Test Participants for January Dietary Detoxification Study 2Health News:Connie Casad, MD, Now Accepting Test Participants for January Dietary Detoxification Study 3
... , , REDMOND, Wash. , ... solely to personally enlighten and transform the people attending. That is ... the vision of Chairman and CEO Dwayne Clark . As ... Aegis Living is in the business of taking care of society,s ...
... ventilation another drawback for sedated patients, study finds , ... in intensive care who aren,t sedated require fewer days ... intensive care unit than those who are sedated, new ... ill adult patients expected to need mechanical ventilation for ...
... COLUMBUS, Ohio Cervical cancer is highly curable when ... tumor responds poorly to therapy or recurs later, when ... non-responding tumors may be possible using a new mathematical ... Comprehensive Cancer Center-Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard ...
... Springer will add the Journal of Cancer Education ... on behalf of the American Association for Cancer Education and ... a varied editorial board made up of MDs and PhDs ... worldwide. The Journal of Cancer Education presents ...
... HARRISBURG, Pa. , Jan. 29 The mental health ... by the PA Department of Public Welfare (DPW) to close Allentown ...   , Up to 125 people from ASH and Wernersville State ... to 65 will transfer from ASH to WeSH.  Although it would ...
... , , DETROIT , ... Gerold Bepler , M.D., Ph.D., has been named the ... Karmanos Cancer Institute. A thoracic oncologist, Dr. Bepler will begin ... (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071106/KARMANOSLOGO ) , In addition to his ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Aegis Living's CEO Transforms Business As Usual One Employee At a Time 2Health News:Aegis Living's CEO Transforms Business As Usual One Employee At a Time 3Health News:Sedation Linked to Longer Stay in ICU 2Health News:Curing more cervical cancer cases may be in the math 2Health News:Mental Health Advocates and Community Providers Support Allentown State Hospital Closing 2Health News:Mental Health Advocates and Community Providers Support Allentown State Hospital Closing 3Health News:Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit Names Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., as CEO 2Health News:Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit Names Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., as CEO 3Health News:Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit Names Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., as CEO 4
... innovative & portable FireFly LED light offers ... With the new FireFly LED you'll get ... go whereever your practice demands. High center-beam ... on your procedures, while the rechargeable battery ...
... LED headlight provides superior Illumination in an ... you'll get bright center-beam light with a ... direct it all totally hands free. ... quality materials to fit any manufacturers loupe ...
Easy pull-on garment's feature Rainey's exclusive Non-Slip Dome™design and adjustable Velcro© closure at neck for optimal comfort and support. Choose covered or non covered ear design....
For face-lifts and submental liposuction...
Medicine Products: