Navigation Links
Uptake Medical Announces First Commercial Use of InterVapor for Patients With Severe Emphysema
Date:11/29/2011

moval. Results from the VAPOR trial demonstrated clinically significant improvements in lung function and quality of life for patients with severe emphysema.

"This has been a year of milestones for Uptake Medical," said R. King Nelson, president and chief executive officer, Uptake Medical. "This first commercial patient case is the culmination of multiple successes including the completion and subsequent publication of the positive results from the VAPOR trial and receipt of the CE Mark for the InterVapor System. The interest in our approach to treating emphysema continues to build and we are enthusiastic as we continue the launch of the InterVapor System."

About Emphysema/COPD
The global incidence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), which includes emphysema, is on the rise and will become the third leading cause of death by 2030. In the U.S., where nearly 5 million people are diagnosed with emphysema, it already holds this position with one person dying every 4 minutes from COPD. Debilitating and costly, nearly $50 billion was spent addressing the direct and indirect costs associated with COPD in the U.S. in 2010.

About Uptake Medical
With headquarters in Tustin, Calif., Uptake Medical® develops innovative medical technologies for the treatment of lung diseases. InterVapor™, the first product from Uptake Medical, is the first and only approach to endoscopic lung volume reduction for people with severe emphysema that uses the body's natural healing process without leaving any foreign materials in the lung. In clinical studies, InterVapor has demonstrated clinically meaningful improvements in breathing function, exercise capacity and quality of life. InterVapor received the CE Mark in September 2011 and plans to commercialize (in Europe and Australia) over the coming months. More information can be found at www.uptakemedical.c
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Womens Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets
2. Uptake Medical Receives CE Mark for InterVapor - Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction for Treatment of Severe Emphysema - and Announces Positive Clinical Results
3. Uptake Medical® Expands Executive Team, Announces European General Manager Lloyd Mencinger
4. Reportlinker Adds Opioids Market to 2017 - Steady Uptake of Oxycontin and High Incidence Of Diseases Such As Cancer And Arthritis to Drive the Market
5. Reportlinker Adds Pharmaceutical Key Trends 2011 - Generics Market Overview: Patent cliff set to drive global generic uptake despite tougher market conditions
6. Uptake Medical Announces Scott Huennekens Elected to Board of Directors
7. The Harley Medical Group Sees an Uptake in Surgery Bookings for Christmas
8. Uptake Medical Names J.C. MacRae as Chief Financial Officer
9. Driven by the Uptake of Several Emerging Agents, the MRSA Drug Market Will Increase From $631 Million in 2009 to $752 Million in 2019
10. Introduction of New Products and Increased Uptake of Innovative Materials to Drive US Bone Graft Substitute Market to Nearly $2.3 Billion by 2015
11. The Continued Uptake of Key Agents Such as Januvia, Bydureon and Byetta Will Drive The Type 2 Diabetes Drug Market to Nearly Double From $19 Billion in 2009 to $36 Billion in 2019
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... , September 30, 2014 ... report the "Glycobiology/Glycomics Market by Product [Enzymes (Glycosyltransferase, ... Kits, and Reagents], Application (Immunology, Oncology) & ... 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, provides a detailed ... opportunities, current market trends, and strategies impacting ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... 30, 2014   Easy Breathe , the fastest ... announced that it now offers the revolutionary AirSense ... the first sleep apnea therapy devices with internal cellular ... to track and share real-time data on each user,s ... CPAP therapy.  In addition, the internal modem allows the ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... 30, 2014 The Chinese wound care market ... rise in the incidence of lifestyle diseases, coupled with ... affordability of better quality of wound care products provide ... coverage of public health insurance schemes and increased reimbursement ... Based on the findings of primary and secondary researches, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Glycobiology / Glycomics Market Worth $928.11 Million by 2019 2Glycobiology / Glycomics Market Worth $928.11 Million by 2019 3Glycobiology / Glycomics Market Worth $928.11 Million by 2019 4Easy Breathe Now Offers World's First "Smart" CPAP Device to Treat Sleep Apnea 2Easy Breathe Now Offers World's First "Smart" CPAP Device to Treat Sleep Apnea 3Easy Breathe Now Offers World's First "Smart" CPAP Device to Treat Sleep Apnea 4China Wound Care Market 2China Wound Care Market 3
... today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration to market Alprazolam orally disintegrating tablets. Distribution of the product will commence immediately.   , ... ... ... ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI ) announced today the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering. Prior to closing, the ... sold a total of 11.5 million shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $7.00 ... ... , , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Actavis Receives Approval of Alprazolam ODT in the U.S. 2Actavis Receives Approval of Alprazolam ODT in the U.S. 3Micromet Closes $80.5 Million Public Offering of Common Stock 2Micromet Closes $80.5 Million Public Offering of Common Stock 3Micromet Closes $80.5 Million Public Offering of Common Stock 4
(Date:10/1/2014)... Insuranceragents.info has released a new blog post explaining how ... family members. , Life insurance plans provide important financial ... should always carry a life insurance policy as their ... the family. , Clients can choose from several ... coverage or from a permanent policy. No medical exam ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... ATLANTA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 ... executive networking and relationship-marketing firm, announced today ... Security Executive® and Project of the Year ... decision makers representing organizations in financial services, ... include large-scale technology endeavors that address key ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Between 23 million and 50 million ... to figures from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) ... many of them have something else in common: They ... disease. Gluten Free Therapeutics, makers of CeliVites ... disease by publishing a series of blog posts aimed ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Scientists at ... three drugs that target immune system proteins has the ... has just posted details of the new study on ... now. , Researchers in the UWA School of ... anti-CTLA-4 drugs to mice with mesothelioma with promising results. ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Woodland ... speak to a group of dental specialists who treat ... northern Spain city of Oviedo. Dr. Reshad of the ... lecturer with clients on two continents, will give a ... aesthetic full mouth reconstruction. , “These specialists want to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Life Insurance for Families - Clients Can Compare Affordable Rates Online! 2Health News:T.E.N. Announces Nominees for the 2014 ISE® North America Awards; People’s Choice Award voting now open to industry at large 2Health News:T.E.N. Announces Nominees for the 2014 ISE® North America Awards; People’s Choice Award voting now open to industry at large 3Health News:T.E.N. Announces Nominees for the 2014 ISE® North America Awards; People’s Choice Award voting now open to industry at large 4Health News:T.E.N. Announces Nominees for the 2014 ISE® North America Awards; People’s Choice Award voting now open to industry at large 5Health News:T.E.N. Announces Nominees for the 2014 ISE® North America Awards; People’s Choice Award voting now open to industry at large 6Health News:T.E.N. Announces Nominees for the 2014 ISE® North America Awards; People’s Choice Award voting now open to industry at large 7Health News:Informative New Blog Series Underscores Link Between Celiac Disease and Other Autoimmune Disorders 2Health News:Informative New Blog Series Underscores Link Between Celiac Disease and Other Autoimmune Disorders 3Health News:New Mesothelioma Study Says Mice Cured by Immuntherapy “Cocktail”, Reports Surviving Mesothelioma 2Health News:Woodland Hills Dental Implants Expert Training Dental Specialists in Spain Later This Week 2Health News:Woodland Hills Dental Implants Expert Training Dental Specialists in Spain Later This Week 3Health News:Woodland Hills Dental Implants Expert Training Dental Specialists in Spain Later This Week 4
... the combination of chemotherapy with a new medication could ... the study of close to 1,000 patients, the overall ... chemotherapy and the oral drug uracil-tegafur. Results of the ... died within five years compared to 89 patients who ...
... Researchers say , the leading cause of blindness for ... macular degeneration // is the leading cause of blindness ... causes of blindness for blacks. ,More than 50 ... because of macular degeneration. In contrast, more than 60 ...
... Americans undergo balloon angioplasty to clear blocked arteries. In many ... may change the outcome of the procedure. ,John ... to avoid a second open-heart surgery. Eight years ago, he ... this year, Bailey had the same kind of chest pain. ...
... on the results of a recent study researchers offer ... of stretching before exercising.// Specialists say stretching does not ... shows static stretching makes muscles weaker for 10 to ... injury. They say some likely causes of injuries include ...
... Diabetic retinopathy is one of the leading causes of blindness ... the retina and the light-sensitive // layer of cells at ... with long-standing diabetes but its incidence can be reduced with ... shows approximately 4.1 million Americans, age 40 or older, suffer ...
... to offer good news for older adults .The first ... in the elderly. Researchers studied nearly 140 adults over ... major depression, while the other half suffered from minor ... had an annual income of less than $10,000. ...
Cached Medicine News:
... objective and high power negative lens delivering ... true benefit of this system is ease ... is made possible due to a superior ... bar and individual interpupillary adjustment provides stability ...
23 gauge thin wall irrigation. 25 gauge thin wall aspiration. Angled 30 degree shaft 8 mm from tip to bend. Irrigation tip set 0.5 mm behind aspiration tip. Dual hub construction. Polished finish. Ov...
This specially designed 23 gauge spoon-shaped cannula is connected to a balanced salt solution bottle and with a low-flow of fluid, is designed to allow a controlled cleaning of the stromal interface...
... five legs for extra stability. Adjustable height ... travel 6"). 2" ball bearing swivel hard ... upholstery, available in black vinyl as standard, ... a contoured, padded, upholstered backrest, with vertical ...
Medicine Products: