Navigation Links
Mammotome Marks Key Milestones as It Grows U.S. and Global Presence
Date:11/25/2011

CINCINNATI, Nov. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- About 16 months after becoming a division of Devicor® Medical Products, Inc., Mammotome – the company that helped create and build the vacuum-assisted breast biopsy market – has made significant progress toward its new product development and growth goals.

"As the only company with a singular focus on breast biopsy, Mammotome is re-focused, re-energized, and re-committed," says CEO Tom Daulton. "We've spent more than a year solidifying our foundation for growth through product development and acquisition efforts.  We're excited to start sharing new products and initiatives with the clinicians who've helped to make Mammotome the trusted, market-leading brand it is today."

With the support of a world-class, cross-functional leadership team, Daulton points to the development of next generation products and platforms as the primary driver of growth and innovation. The first of these products – a single insertion, tetherless device for use in ultrasound-guided biopsies – is currently undergoing FDA approval and is slated to be commercially available globally early next year.

In addition to preparing for next year's new products rollout, several major milestones were reached in 2011:

  • Mammotome continues to build its global team with the best and brightest talent in the industry, adding approximately 100 new team members in the past year. With offices in the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, China, Korea and Mexico, the company now employs more than 400 people globally.
  • A new manufacturing facility in Tijuana, Mexico, is now fully operational. The plant produces nearly all disposable Mammotome products globally.
  • Devicor acquired the neoprobe® GDS portfolio of products from Neoprobe Corporation. The acquisition expands the company's dedicated breast care portfolio and product offerings as Devicor works towards its goal of building a $500 million global medical device business.
  • Construction began on a new Design and Education Center that grows the company's presence at its Sharonville, Ohio headquarters. The expansion is set to be completed in spring of 2012 and will help Mammotome continue its leadership in hands-on customer training.

"We've celebrated some great accomplishments over the past year, but we do so with our eyes firmly on the future," says Daulton. "Our number one priority in every step we take along the way is to work toward our mission of developing superior, minimally-invasive tools and technologies that help clinicians best diagnose and care for their patients."

About Mammotome

Mammotome, headquartered in Sharonville, Ohio, has more than 400 employees around the globe. The company is committed to advancing technology to help clinicians accurately diagnose breast disease, such as breast cancer, through minimally invasive procedures. Sold in more than 50 countries around the world, the Mammotome® product portfolio includes the Mammotome® Breast Biopsy System and tissue markers (MammoMARK®, MicroMARK®, and CorMARK®) used in breast disease diagnostic sampling and management. Since its introduction in 1995, more than 3.8 million women have had a minimally invasive breast biopsy in stereotactic, ultrasound or MRI-guidance imaging using the Mammotome® Biopsy System. For more information, please visit www.mammotome.com.

About Devicor® Medical Products, Inc.

Devicor® Medical Products, Inc. is dedicated to building a global business through the investment in and development of tools and technologies that facilitate minimally invasive medical procedures. Under the direction of a world-class leadership team, Devicor's initial focus is on the vacuum-assisted breast biopsy market. For more information, please visit www.devicormedical.com.


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

Related medicine technology :

1. Prepared Remarks of Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey Before the House Judiciary Committee
2. Nations Laboratory Response Network Marks First Decade of Protecting Public Health
3. Clinical Study Proves Pollogens TriPollar(TM) Radio Frequency Technology is Effective in the Treatment of Stretch Marks
4. The Most Advanced Solution for the Reduction of Stretch Marks Based on TriPollar(R) Technology Presented at the Upcoming EADV Congress
5. Physiotherapy Associates Marks National Physical Therapy Month With Free Educational Brochure
6. CPhI 2009: Madrid Launch for BioPh Marks Pharma and Biotech Convergence
7. New TROY SecureRx Prescription Printer Marks 50th Hospital Installation Milestone
8. Merz Pharmaceuticals Introduces New Mederma(R) Stretch Marks Therapy Now Available in Drugstores Nationwide
9. Remarks as Prepared for Delivery By Attorney General Eric Holder at the AstraZeneca Settlement Announcement
10. The SCOOTER Store Marks Half-Millionth Life Changed
11. Elekta Earns Top Customer Marks from MD Buyline for 2nd Quarter 2010
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/26/2016)... June 27, 2016  VMS Rehab Systems, Inc. ( ... take whatever measures required to build a strong and ... is currently listed on the OTC Markets-pink current trading ... and CEO, "We are seeing an anomaly in market ... not only by the Company, but shareholders and market ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016  Collagen Matrix, Inc., ("Collagen Matrix") the ... of collagen and mineral based medical devices for ... Bill Messer has joined the company as ... the growing portfolio of oral surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedic ... joins the Collagen Matrix executive team as an ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 ... has announced the addition of the " Global ... This report ... provides an updated review, including its applications in various ... total market, which includes three main industries: pharmaceutical and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... PawPaws brand pet supplements owned by ... to enhance the health of felines. The formula is all-natural and is made from ... the PawPaws Cat Kidney Support Supplement Soft Chews are Astragalus Root Extract ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... FL (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... The temporary closing of Bruton Memorial ... Plant City Observer , brings up a new, often overlooked aspect of head lice: the ... closing for fumigation is not a common occurrence, but a necessary one in the event ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary ... Work award to iHire in recognition of their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. ... Maryland Workplace Health & Wellness Symposium at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to extreme mood ... something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there was a ... children and say he was going to kill them. If we were driving on ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway Pain Relief Products, join The ‘Business for a ... an hour by 2020 and then adjusting it yearly to increase at the same rate ... assure the wage floor does not erode again, and make future increases more predictable. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):