Navigation Links
Suneva Medical to Pursue Expanded Indications for Artefill® With Launch of Phase III Acne Scar Study
Date:1/11/2012

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Suneva Medical, a privately-held aesthetic medical device company, today announced that it is launching a multi-center study to investigate the efficacy of Artefill for the treatment of acne scars. The 150-patient prospective study is being conducted at 10 centers throughout the U.S. and will enroll its first patient by February.  

"Acne can have lasting effects on a patient's self-esteem, especially when we are limited in our ability to permanently treat the resulting scars," said study investigator Ava Shamban, M.D. "Artefill is a great solution for my regular filler patients who want to correct facial wrinkles with natural, long-lasting results and we are optimistic about its effectiveness with this new patient population."

According to the American Dermatology Association, acne is the most common skin disorder in the United States, affecting 40 million to 50 million Americans. By mid-teens, more than 40 percent of adolescents have acne or acne scarring, which requires treatment by a dermatologist. Studies have reported the incidence of acne scarring in the general population to be 1 to 11 percent[1].

"Acne scarring impacts patients both physically and emotionally as it's a direct reminder of the issues that affected them during their earlier years.  However, there is no permanent solution on the market today to address this widespread cosmetic issue. We believe Artefill's unique composition may provide these patients a real solution for what many thought would be a lifelong problem," commented Nicholas Teti, Chairman and CEO of Suneva Medical. He continued, "We are pleased to be working with a strong and prominent group of investigators on this trial as we look to expand the indications for Artefill."

Approved in 2006, Artefill is a long-lasting, dermal filler. It is composed of bovine collagen and unique microspheres and includes lidocaine for improved patient comfort. This d
'/>"/>

SOURCE Suneva Medical
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Suneva Medical Signs Multi-Million Dollar Line of Credit Agreement with Western Technology Investment
2. Suneva Medical Announces Corporate Developments Including Appointment of Philip Ranker as Chief Financial Officer
3. Suneva Medical Announces Canadian Approval of Bellafill™
4. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
5. You May Have a Thyroid Problem and Not Know It - Particularly If Youre Over 60, Says a New Harvard Medical School Report
6. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
7. Globus Medical Raises $110 Million in Series E Financing Round
8. Quark Pharmaceuticals Appoints New Chief Medical Officer
9. Boston University Biomedical Engineers Find Chink in Bacterias Armor
10. Rochester Medical Anti-Infection Foley Catheter Demonstrates Effectiveness in Randomized Trial
11. Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. Begins Patient Enrollment for its SFP Dose-Ranging Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/3/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x5lz9r/global_poc ... POC Diagnostics Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... POC Diagnostics market to grow at a CAGR of ... POC diagnostics are IVD devices and tools used for ... The use of these devices helps in the rapid ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... , March 3, 2015  Michigan brothers Dominique ... condition called arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, or ARVD, a disease ... of sudden death among young athletes. In 2007, ... a basketball game. They later tested Dominique and found his ... a February 19, 2015 story in The Ann Arbor ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... , March 3, 2015  Web Industries, ... manufacturing services in the Medical Device, Advanced Composites, ... been named a 3M Medical Specialties Preferred Converter ... status will allow companies to streamline their supply ... of contact for 3M materials, intermediate converting services, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global POC Diagnostics Market 2015-2019 with Abbott Labs, Alere, Bayer Healthcare, Danaher, F. Hoffmann-La Roche & Johnson & Johnson Dominating 2Younger of 2 Brothers on the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Gets a Donor Heart Transplant 2Younger of 2 Brothers on the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Gets a Donor Heart Transplant 3Web Industries Receives 3M Preferred Converter Status 2
(Date:3/4/2015)... 04, 2015 The medical device landscape ... management forgot – or ignored or didn't know – ... market based on physician input before proceeding to design ... specifically, founders – become so enamored of an innovative ... Will physicians use the device?” says Dr. Kathryn ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... 2015 On February 24, 2015, a ... United States District Court for the Northern District of ... well as insurance companies Balboa, QBE, and Newport Management. ... No. 3:14-cv-152.) , The Plaintiff, a Ms. Dolores Gorsuch, ... force her to buy too much insurance at rates ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Longtime parent ... with CARE Surrogacy Center for a candid ... originally appearing online is an exhilarating revelation of his ... have led him from Australia to the birth of ... press interchange, Tolga Umar, CEO and Founder of CARE ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... March 03, 2015 Dan E. Chambers, an ... special focus on capital crimes, recently spoke on the radio ... trial. The hosts of the Independent Journal Review radio show ... working first as a prosecutor and now as a criminal ... decisions made in the trial and sentencing of this high-profile ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... 04, 2015 The report “Alopecia – ... therapeutic development for Alopecia. Alopecia is the loss of ... main types of alopecia. Causes for alopecia include aging, ... alopecia may include male pattern hair loss, female diffuse ... can be classified as focal or diffuse and by ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Want to Succeed in Medical Technology? Don't Innovate in a Vacuum 2Health News:Want to Succeed in Medical Technology? Don't Innovate in a Vacuum 3Health News:Borrower Accuses Mortgage Lenders of Racketeering in Forcing Insurance on Homeowners 2Health News:CARE Surrogacy Center Mexico Conducts Candid Interview with Australian Father of Twins 2Health News:CARE Surrogacy Center Mexico Conducts Candid Interview with Australian Father of Twins 3Health News:Dan E. Chambers Gives Radio Interview Providing Insights into American Sniper Guilty Verdict 2Health News:Dan E. Chambers Gives Radio Interview Providing Insights into American Sniper Guilty Verdict 3Health News:Alopecia Therapeutics Drugs and Companies Pipeline Market H1 2015 Review Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 2Health News:Alopecia Therapeutics Drugs and Companies Pipeline Market H1 2015 Review Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 3Health News:Alopecia Therapeutics Drugs and Companies Pipeline Market H1 2015 Review Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 4
... ... technology shows its latest UV-LED curing systems for UV printing applications in Guangzhou. , ... (PRWEB) March 8, 2010 -- Printing ... evolution of UV-LED curing technology from Phoseon for UV printing applications . The Phoseon ...
... three early-stage breast cancer patients who received genomic testing ... fully understand their discussions with physicians about their test ... four experienced distress when receiving their test results. ... of the American Cancer Society, the findings suggest there ...
... ... ... , , ... WASHINGTON , March ...
... ... Sponsors for the 2010 Cinco de Mayo Half Marathon and the 12th Annual “Reaching for ... ... Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) announced the official sponsors for the annual “Reaching for ...
... ... ... ... ...
... tips to prevent early tooth decay, damage , SATURDAY, March ... children,s teeth a healthy start is to begin dental care ... for keeping kids, teeth in tip-top shape: , Visit ... six months of the eruption of a child,s first tooth, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Phoseon Technology Continues Worldwide Rollout of UV-LED Curing Systems with Attendance at Printing South China 2010 2Health News:Improvements needed in genomic test result discussions 2Health News:Illinois State Senator Cullerton Recognized for Advocacy Work on Mental Health Issues 2Health News:Illinois State Senator Cullerton Recognized for Advocacy Work on Mental Health Issues 3Health News:Illinois State Senator Cullerton Recognized for Advocacy Work on Mental Health Issues 4Health News:Sponsors for the 2010 Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation “Reaching for the Cure” Annual Cinco de Mayo Run/Walk Fundraising Event 2Health News:Sponsors for the 2010 Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation “Reaching for the Cure” Annual Cinco de Mayo Run/Walk Fundraising Event 3Health News:The Pentagon Tragedy: Mental Illness, Violence and What Reporters Should Ask 2Health News:The Pentagon Tragedy: Mental Illness, Violence and What Reporters Should Ask 3Health News:The Pentagon Tragedy: Mental Illness, Violence and What Reporters Should Ask 4Health News:The Pentagon Tragedy: Mental Illness, Violence and What Reporters Should Ask 5Health News:Protect Your Baby's Smile 2
Aire-Cuf® tracheostomy tubes are ideal for short-term to medium-term ventilator support....
... in both neonatal and pediatric sizes., ,The ... it has a cuff. When completely deflated, it ... , ,TTS™ (tight-to-shaft) tubes have the profile ... a cuff, if and when needed. , ...
... TTS™ tracheostomy tubes are available in both neonatal ... like an uncuffed tube, but it has a ... the shaft of the tube. , ,TTS™ ... tube with the insurance of a cuff, if ...
... tracheostomy tubes are intended for ... length fixed neck flange tube ... ,Adjustable neck flange Hyperflex™ tracheostomy ... both horizontal and vertical shaft ...
Medicine Products: