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Victhom Human Bionics Neurobionix Division receives ISO 13485:2003 Certification for its Design Control System

... the highest quality standards known worldwide for implantable grade medical devices, including neuromodulation ... the market at quality standards expected by the implantable medical device industry and generally associated ... of technologies and products involving implantable devices that feature neurosensing and ...

Victhom Announces Launch of Enhanced Company Website

... divisions; Neurobionix, which is developing an implantable neurostimulation device for gait disorders, and ... information on the Company's proprietary implantable assistive device known as Neurostep(R), which is ... of technologies and products involving implantable devices that feature neurosensing and ...

Interface Biologics secures $5mm financing and appoints Thomas P. Reeves President and Chief Executive Officer

... developer of novel biomedical-polymers for use in implantable medical devices - is announcing that it has ... nano-engineered biomedical-polymers for use in implantable medical devices. Our understanding of the interface between the human body and implantable biomaterials at the molecular level has driven ...

CryoLife's Earnings Per Share Increased 180 Percent to $0.14 in Second Quarter of 2008 from $0.05 in Second Quarter of 2007

... months of 2008 and 2007, respectively. Other implantable medical device revenues for the second quarter ... to $226,000 in the second quarter of 2007. Other implantable medical device revenues for the first six months ... $49.0 million for the full year of 2008. Other implantable medical device revenues are expected to be ...

Sierra Neuropharmaceuticals Completes $21.5-Million Series A Funding Round

... development process that makes use of standard implantable pumps placed surgically under the skin which ... and commercial potential when delivered via implantable pump. Sierra's initial products will utilize ... for direct delivery to the brain via standard implantable pumps. http://www.sierraneuro.com About ...

InSet Technologies Appoints Jon Tremmel to its Board of Directors

... an emerging leader in the development of implantable drug infusion pumps for targeted delivery of ... in the development of a new generation of implantable drug infusion pump technologies. Jon brings ... Its first product, the Prometra(R) programmable, implantable drug infusion pump is undergoing clinical trials ...

Team develops energy-efficient microchip

... technology. The design could lead to cell phones, implantable medical devices and sensors that last far longer ... Chandrakasan says. For example, portable and implantable medical devices, portable communications devices ... a battlefield. In some applications, such as implantable medical devices, the goal is to make the power ...

EaglePicher Technologies Receives Battery Power Products and Technology's First Annual Innova Award

... for its Micro Battery -- the world's smallest implantable medical-grade battery. The Innova Award ... impacting the medical device industry by allowing implantable medical devices to be created even smaller than ... supplier of batteries to manufacturers of implantable medical devices. Products include batteries for ...

PROTOMED SA Chooses HyperWorks to Simulate Implantable Medical Devices

... used within service projects of PROTOMED and to develop new and innovative implantable medical devices. PROTOMED engineers use CAE to predict physical responses ... PROTOMED offers turnkey R&D solutions for companies developing implantable and interventional devices. To learn more, please visit www.protomed.fr ...

U.S. Federal Trade Commission to Challenge Thoratec's Proposed Acquisition of HeartWare International

... (Nasdaq: HTWR ; ASX: HIN), which develops and manufactures miniaturized implantable heart pumps, announced today that the United States Federal Trade ... Inc. HeartWare International develops and manufactures miniaturized implantable heart pumps, or Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVADs) to treat patients ...

Boston Scientific Announces European Approval for Its LATITUDE(R) Patient Management System

... Management system. The LATITUDE system remotely monitors patients with implantable cardiac devices, gathering information on both the device and a patient's ... the LATITUDE system is compatible with the Company's wireless TELIGEN(R) implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and COGNIS(R) cardiac resynchronization ...

Berlin Heart Inc. Receives FDA Orphan Product Development Grant

... is the only company worldwide that develops, produces, and distributes implantable and external ventricular assist devices (also called mechanical heart ... leader in Germany and Europe. The company also manufactures the implantable left ventricular assist device INCOR(R), which has been designed for ...

500th Patient Receives Berlin Heart EXCOR Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device

... is the only company worldwide that develops, produces, and distributes implantable and external ventricular assist devices (also called mechanical heart ... leader in Germany and Europe. The company also manufactures the implantable left ventricular assist device INCOR(R), which has been designed for ...

Boston Scientific to Donate Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices to Heartbeat International for Implantation in Needy Patients

... to donate Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) devices, including pacemakers, implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization therapy devices ... die or live a compromised life because they need but cannot afford an implantable device," said Wil Mick, President and Chief Operating Officer of Heartbeat ...

Boston Scientific Announces Company Schedule for Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions

... Science Program. These presentations will provide new insights for implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy ... practical knowledge on the care and management of patients who have an implantable CRM device or are undergoing an electrophysiology procedure. ...

CryoLife Reports Record First Quarter Revenues of $26.7 Million

... April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ) , an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company, ... in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. is a leader in the processing and distribution of implantable living human tissues for use in cardiac and vascular surgeries throughout ...

Frost & Sullivan: Female Cancer Patients More Willing to Use Implantable Infusion Pumps Than Males

... than oncologists. Cancer patients were highly satisfied with implantable fusion pumps and oral delivery. While 75 percent of patients conduct drug ... other types were highly valued such as implants, transdermal patches, and implantable infusion pumps Through more than 240 detailed ...

CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2009 First Quarter Financial Results

... April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ), an implantable biological medical device and tissue processing company, announced today ... in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. is a leader in the processing and distribution of implantable living human tissues for use in cardiac and vascular surgeries throughout ...

Symphony Medical Announces First Patient Successfully Treated With Novel Congestive Heart Failure Therapy

... in order to conduct a follow-on U.S. study. Algisyl-LVR is an implantable medical device under clinical development intended to prevent or reverse ... the first patient treatment with Algisyl-LVR. The administration of this implantable biopolymer to the heart wall provides a practical new tool to prevent and ...

CryoLife to Present at Sidoti's 13th Annual New York Emerging Growth Institutional Forum

... March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ), an implantable biological medical device and tissue processing company, announced today ... in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. is a leader in the processing and distribution of implantable living human tissues for use in cardiac and vascular surgeries throughout ...

Texcel Medical Appoints Barry Smith as President, CEO

... to accelerate the commercialization of their surgical, interventional, and implantable medical device technologies. The firm is headquartered in East ... device companies in the areas of Class II medical electronics, Class III implantable electronics, IPG's (Implantable Pulse Generators - Neuromodulation) and ...

Victhom Human Bionics Receives CE Mark for the Neurostep(TM) System, the World's First Fully Implantable Closed-Loop Neuromodulation Therapy for Treatment of Foot Drop

... of the Member States of the European Union. The Neurostep(TM), a fully implantable investigational neuromodulation product designed to treat gait disorders ... development and commercialization of technologies and products involving implantable devices that feature neurosensing and neurostimulation components, ...

Boston Scientific Announces Program to Analyze Latitude(R) Patient Monitoring Data

... substantial LATITUDE data to seek answers to common questions related to implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy ... The LATITUDE system allows physicians to schedule remote check-ups of implantable cardiac devices to monitor specific device information and patient heart ...

CryoLife Announces Record Preservation Services and Product Revenues for 2007

... in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. is a leader in the processing and distribution of implantable living human tissues for use in cardiac and vascular surgeries throughout ... 11,511 10,491 43,884 40,025 Other implantable medical devices 105 238 828 1,012 ...

Boston Scientific Announces European Approval of Next-Generation Implantable Defibrillator

... (NYSE: BSX ) today announced CE Mark approval of its CONFIENT(TM) implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD). This approval represents the first ... than from lung cancer, breast cancer and AIDS combined. An ICD is a small implantable device about the size of a box of matches. It's placed under the skin just ...

Osteotech Resumes Shipments of Bulgarian Tissue

... record maintenance and traceability with the OCBG procurement program. Osteotech's processing facilities, which process the OCBG donor tissue into implantable tissue products, were also inspected by afssaps, and the agency indicated that its inspection resulted in no audit findings. "None of the ...

Symphony Medical Changes Name to CardioPolymers, Inc.

... in Europe, including the German Heart Center in Munich where the first three patients were successfully treated. Algisyl-LVR is an implantable medical device under clinical development intended to prevent or reverse the progression of congestive heart failure in patients with dilated ...

$10,000 ISSAC Award for Innovation Presented to MIT PhD

... and other researchers involved in the development of silicone-based combination products. Combination products are a new FDA defined category of implantable medical devices that release drugs into the body in a controlled manner. Combination products represent a new and rapidly expanding area of ...

Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Announces Closing of Private Placement Financing Agreement

... company has under development a perfluorocarbon (PFC) therapeutic oxygen carrier and liquid ventilation product (Oxycyte(R)) and has out-licensed an implantable glucose sensor. These products are based upon core technologies that include biomedical applications for PFCs as well as medical and industrial ...

Blackrock Microsystems Obtains Expanded 510(k) to Market NeuroPort System

... allows the NeuroPort Biopotential Neural Signal Processor (NeuroPort System) to be used with electrodes supplied by users, as well as with the implantable NeuroPort Cortical Microelectrode Array (NeuroPort Array) covered by a previous 510(k). In addition, the new 510(k) for the NeuroPort System has been ...

VerteLoc™ Tops 500 Surgical Procedures, VGI Announces VerteLX™ and Seeks Potential Investors for Growth

... Inc, (VGI) is a privately held company and was formed in late 2007. The company is in the business of developing and commercializing proprietary, implantable devices with a specific focus on minimally invasive surgical products that could provide better surgical solutions over present technology. The ...

Victhom announces completion of joint venture agreement with Otto Bock for Neurobionix activities

... physiological dysfunctions. Victhom's Neurobionix division focuses on the development and commercialization of technologies and products involving implantable devices that feature neurosensing and neurostimulation components, integrated with artificial intelligence. Victhom's Biotronix division develops ...

Pulse Systems Announces New $8.5 Million Credit Facility

... our commercial clients." Pulse Systems provides precision laser cutting of tubular metal components for the medical device industry, including implantable devices such as endovascular stents. The company also supplies value-added finishing processes such as laser welding, electropolishing, Nitinol ...

Victhom and Otto Bock sign partnership agreement to establish joint venture for Neurobionix activities

... physiological dysfunctions. Victhom's Neurobionix division focuses on the development and commercialization of technologies and products involving implantable devices that feature neurosensing and neurostimulation components, integrated with artificial intelligence. Victhom's Biotronix division develops ...

Thoratec Announces Filing of PMA Seeking Destination Therapy Approval for HeartMate II(R)

... added. The HeartMate II is a continuous flow device designed to provide long-term cardiac support for advanced-stage heart failure patients. An implantable LVAS powered by a rotary pumping mechanism, the HeartMate II is designed to have a much longer functional life than pulsatile devices and to operate ...

STAAR Surgical Releases Afinity(TM) Collamer(R) Aspheric Single Piece NTIOL

... physician group will begin to benchmark the accommodation experienced with the Collamer material and the new aspheric optic. Accommodating IOLs are implantable lenses designed to restore the eye's ability to "accommodate," or to adjust to see near and far as does the natural eye. This ability diminishes ...

Prolifiq Further Expands Into Medical Markets With New Hire Maureen A. Shaffer

... with industry-leading medical device companies. Most recently, Shaffer was vice president of marketing at InSet Technologies, Inc., a developer of implantable pumps for targeted intraspinal drug delivery to treat chronic pain. Prior to that, Shaffer was vice president of marketing at AtriCure, Inc., a ...

Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Signs Supply Agreement for Clinical-Grade Oxycyte for Clinical Trials and Future Needs

... monitoring. The company has under development a perfluorocarbon therapeutic oxygen carrier and liquid ventilation product (Oxycyte(R)) and an implantable glucose sensor. These products are based upon core technologies that include biomedical applications for PFCs and medical and industrial applications ...

University of Maryland Announces Finalists for $75K Business Plan Competition

... unique attributes, the FlexEl battery is especially well-suited to power a wide range of ultra-small electronics, including wireless sensor networks, implantable medical devices, RFID devices, and smart cards. Team: Marty Peckerar, professor, department of electrical and computer engineering; ...

The Journal of Cardiac Failure Publishes Results From Celladon Corporation's First-in-Human Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial in Advanced Heart Failure

... and device therapies, the prognosis of patients with chronic heart failure remains extremely poor. Moreover, heart transplantation and the use of implantable assist devices are considered only in the later stages of the disease, and access to such therapies is restricted to a fraction of patients in need," ...
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