Navigation Links
Uptake Medical Receives CE Mark for InterVapor - Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction for Treatment of Severe Emphysema - and Announces Positive Clinical Results
Date:9/26/2011

AMSTERDAM and TUSTIN, Calif., Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Uptake Medical® today announced it has received the CE Mark (Conformite Europeenne) for the InterVapor™ System - the first endoscopic lung volume reduction system for the treatment of severe emphysema that uses the body's natural healing processes without leaving foreign materials behind. The CE Mark will allow Uptake Medical to commercialize InterVapor in key markets within the European Community.

This announcement coincides with the presentation of the six-month results from the worldwide, multi-center VAPOR trial at the European Respiratory Society Annual Congress. The clinical trial data shows significant improvement in breathing capacity, shortness of breath, exercise capacity and quality of life. The results of this trial were presented during clinical sessions at the European Respiratory Society's Annual Congress on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 10:45 AM in Amsterdam.

Emphysema is a progressive disease in which the lungs are permanently damaged. This leads to a condition called hyperinflation, which impacts breathing function and forces patients to take short, shallow breaths, severely impacting quality of life. The InterVapor System was developed in response to the needs of patients with severe emphysema and is designed to directly target the hyperinflation in the lungs.

The VAPOR study was an open label, single-arm trial of InterVapor (Bronchoscopic Thermal Vapor Ablation) in patients with upper lobe predominant emphysema. Primary endpoints measuring lung function improvement (FEV1) and health-related quality of life (St. George's Respiratory Questionnaire or SGRQ) achieved both statistical and clinical significance at six months.  Additionally, 83 percent of patients met a combined endpoint for clinical improvement.  

Efficacy was consistently demonstrated across all endpoints. Secondary endpoints demonstrated that patients treated with the Inte
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. 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
2. Introduction of New Products and Increased Uptake of Innovative Materials to Drive US Bone Graft Substitute Market to Nearly $2.3 Billion by 2015
3. Driven by the Uptake of Several Emerging Agents, the MRSA Drug Market Will Increase From $631 Million in 2009 to $752 Million in 2019
4. Uptake Medical Names J.C. MacRae as Chief Financial Officer
5. The Harley Medical Group Sees an Uptake in Surgery Bookings for Christmas
6. Uptake Medical Announces Scott Huennekens Elected to Board of Directors
7. Reportlinker Adds Pharmaceutical Key Trends 2011 - Generics Market Overview: Patent cliff set to drive global generic uptake despite tougher market conditions
8. Reportlinker Adds Opioids Market to 2017 - Steady Uptake of Oxycontin and High Incidence Of Diseases Such As Cancer And Arthritis to Drive the Market
9. Uptake Medical® Expands Executive Team, Announces European General Manager Lloyd Mencinger
10. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
11. You May Have a Thyroid Problem and Not Know It - Particularly If Youre Over 60, Says a New Harvard Medical School Report
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... , Sept. 30, 2014  Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... , Hologic,s President and Chief Executive Officer, will preside ... October 1, the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness ... Company,s campaign focused on the important benefits of Hologic,s ... the FDA as clinically superior to traditional mammography. ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... , Sept. 30, 2014 Arbor ... Summary Global Markets Direct,s, ,Arbor Pharmaceuticals, ... an overview of the Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC.,s pharmaceutical ... comprehensive information on the current therapeutic developmental pipeline ... at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... September 30, 2014 ... the "Glycobiology/Glycomics Market by Product [Enzymes (Glycosyltransferase, Neuraminidase, ... and Reagents], Application (Immunology, Oncology) & by ... published by MarketsandMarkets, provides a detailed overview ... current market trends, and strategies impacting the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hologic to Kick Off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month at the October 1 NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell Ceremony 2Hologic to Kick Off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month at the October 1 NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell Ceremony 3Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC. - Product Pipeline Review - 2014 2Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC. - Product Pipeline Review - 2014 3Glycobiology / 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 4
... 26, 2011 NuMe Health LLC, a biotechnology company ... today announced that it has closed a series A-1 ... chief executive officer.  The $675,000 financing was led by ... a larger series A round. The funds from the ...
... 2011 Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... catalogue: China Cardiac Catheters ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0575380/China-Cardiac-Catheters-and-Guidewires---Market-Trends-Till-2016.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Surgical_Equipment ... This market report provides vital market data ...
Cached Medicine Technology:NuMe Health Announces Closing of Series A-1 Financing Round 2NuMe Health Announces Closing of Series A-1 Financing Round 3NuMe Health Announces Closing of Series A-1 Financing Round 4NuMe Health Announces Closing of Series A-1 Financing Round 5China Cardiac Catheters and Guidewires - Market Trends Till 2016 2China Cardiac Catheters and Guidewires - Market Trends Till 2016 3
(Date:10/1/2014)... ST. LOUIS, MO (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 ... up for Castlewood Eating Disorder Treatment Center’s first ever charity ... provides grants for people with eating disorders who cannot afford ... Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. , The ... time at noon. A reception and award dinner will begin ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 01, 2014 Beverly Hills licensed Clinical ... is celebrating 20 years of private practice in her ... people to achieve greater joy and fulfillment in their ... warning signs and suggestions for anyone who suspects they ... “Believe it or not, it’s not always easy ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Innovations announces the upcoming airing of Innovations with ... 20, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. EST/PT via Discovery Channel. ... scenes to learn about Break the Cycle’s comprehensive dating ... help and information Break the Cycle provides to teens ... abuse, how to navigate the legal system, and provides ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... NoteSwift Inc., announced today their new ... and 13.0. NoteSwift is the bridge between the EHR ... and document clinical information at the point of care. ... patient note by more than half – and virtually ... points providers state impedes EHR use according to the ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Scientists at the University of Western ... immune system proteins has the power to knock out ... of the new study on their website. Click ... in the UWA School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine ... with mesothelioma with promising results. , “A timed ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Project HEAL Benefit Golf Tournament Gaining Momentum 2Health News:Project HEAL Benefit Golf Tournament Gaining Momentum 3Health News:Prominent Beverly Hills Psychologist Dr. Kathleen Mojas Celebrating 20 Years in Private Practice Identifies Common Warning Signs That You May Be In a Toxic Relationship. 2Health News:Prominent Beverly Hills Psychologist Dr. Kathleen Mojas Celebrating 20 Years in Private Practice Identifies Common Warning Signs That You May Be In a Toxic Relationship. 3Health News:Innovations to Explore Breakthroughs in Health and Wellness in Upcoming Episode Airing Monday, October 20, 2014 via Discovery Channel 2Health News:NoteSwift Joins Allscripts Developer Program 2Health News:NoteSwift Joins Allscripts Developer Program 3Health News:New Mesothelioma Study Says Mice Cured by Immuntherapy “Cocktail”, Reports Surviving Mesothelioma 2
... 5, 2008--Worldwide, an average 95.4 percent of LASIK patients ... first review of the world body of scientific literature, ... announced today. , With 16.3 million patients having ... clinical study and technological innovation behind it, LASIK is ...
... March 7 The rheumatoid arthritis (RA),treatment market, held ... withdrawal of Vioxx and Bextra, is rebounding due to ... to,treat RA topped $12 billion in 2006 and -- ... over 11% a year through 2011,according to a new ...
... Following Bi-Partisan Senate Letter, asks Lawmakers,to Reject Proposed ... Make,Reform Much More Difficult to Achieve, Letter ... WASHINGTON, March 7 The Council for Quality,Respiratory ... leading home oxygen,therapy providers and manufacturers who provide ...
... chief of developmental neurobiology at the Medical College of ... has received the 2008 Mathilde Solowey Lecture Award in ... for Advanced Education in the Sciences, honors young or ... edge, translational and of broad importance. , Dr. Mei ...
... generated by ... physicians in SEMI program, DETROIT, March 7 ... 2.5 million electronic prescriptions written in,the state of Michigan in 2007 ... Initiative (SEMI) -- helping drive,Michigan to fifth in the nation in ...
... Corgenix Medical Corporation,(OTC Bulletin Board: CONX), a ... be exhibiting its AspirinWorks(R) Test at the,American College ... 2008 conference is being held March 12-14 at ... will be on-hand at booth #807 during ACOFP ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:LASIK patients report more than 95 percent satisfaction rate worldwide 2Health News:LASIK patients report more than 95 percent satisfaction rate worldwide 3Health News:LASIK patients report more than 95 percent satisfaction rate worldwide 4Health News:In Post-Vioxx Era, Biologics are Reviving the Arthritis Treatment Market 2Health News:Bi-Partisan Members of U.S. House of Representatives Formally Oppose Funding Reductions to Medicare's Home Oxygen Benefit 2Health News:Bi-Partisan Members of U.S. House of Representatives Formally Oppose Funding Reductions to Medicare's Home Oxygen Benefit 3Health News:Dr. Mei receives 2008 Mathilde Solowey Lecture Award in Neurosciences 2Health News:Dr. Mei receives 2008 Mathilde Solowey Lecture Award in Neurosciences 3Health News:Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative (SEMI) Drives Michigan into Top Five ePrescribing States Nationally 2Health News:Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative (SEMI) Drives Michigan into Top Five ePrescribing States Nationally 3Health News:Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative (SEMI) Drives Michigan into Top Five ePrescribing States Nationally 4Health News:Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative (SEMI) Drives Michigan into Top Five ePrescribing States Nationally 5Health News:Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative (SEMI) Drives Michigan into Top Five ePrescribing States Nationally 6Health News:Corgenix to Exhibit AspirinWorks(R) Test at 2008 ACOFP Meeting in Denver 2Health News:Corgenix to Exhibit AspirinWorks(R) Test at 2008 ACOFP Meeting in Denver 3
... Laparoscopic Instruments incorporate a layered design unique ... and monitored to prevent stray electrosurgical burns ... by insulation failure or capacitive coupling; a ... built into all AEM Instruments provides a ...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
Medicine Products: