NIH funds support UAB joint replacement research
... the performance and longevity of total joint replacement
components. The broadened UAB research ... leader in advanced bearing-surfaces for joint replacement
The BRP also helps put the UAB ... number of recurrent surgical procedures for joint replacement
recipients, who are living longer and pushing the ...
Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Reports Unaudited First Quarter 2009 Results
... was determined based on the fair value of replacement
so that the fair value of the replacement
restricted shares to be issued upon
exchange ... award
and an issuance of a new award. The replacement
restricted shares were granted
on May 7, 2009. ...
BioMarin Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... revenue from Naglazyme (galsulfase), an enzyme replacement
therapy for mucopolysaccharidosis VI (MPS VI), ...
Net sales of Aldurazyme (laronidase), an enzyme replacement
therapy for mucopolysaccharidosis I (MPS I) ... which may upregulate utrophin, a potential replacement
for the missing dystrophin protein in DMD ...
Publication of Shire plc's Annual Report 2008
Velaglucerase alfa is an enzyme replacement
therapy being developed for
the treatment of ...
Shire has an ongoing enzyme replacement
therapy program for the treatment
of MLD, which ...
HGT-1410 is in development as an enzyme replacement
therapy for the
treatment of Sanfilippo Syndrome ...
BioMarin's Clinical Trial Application for GALNS for Morquio A Syndrome Accepted by the MHRA
... BioMarin has successfully advanced two enzyme replacement
therapies from IND filing to FDA approval in ... and manufactures two FDA-approved enzyme replacement
therapies, one for the treatment of MPS I and one ... planned pre-clinical trials related to the enzyme replacement
therapy for MPS IVA; the content and timing of ...
Enobia Completes Target Enrollment in Clinical Trial for Infantile Hypophosphatasia
... hypophosphatasia. Enobia is investigating Enzyme replacement
Therapy (ERT) with ENB-0040 for the treatment of ... ENB-0040
ENB-0040 is a subcutaneous enzyme replacement
therapy of tissue non-specific alkaline ... is no currently approved drug therapy. Enzyme replacement
Therapy for the treatment of hypophosphatasia is ...
Cytopia Letter to Progen Shareholders
... sufficient net cash reserves);
of the current board with three new directors.
... meeting for 27 March 2009 where only the board replacement
resolutions will be put to shareholders. The ... the meetings, so that the Avexa merger and board replacement
resolutions will be considered in conjunction ...
New Analysis Finds Bioidentical Hormones Safer Than Standard Hormone Replacement Therapy
... It demonstrated that bioidentical hormone replacement
therapy is both more effective and has greater ... suffering with symptoms of menopause than hormone replacement
therapy with synthetic hormones. Synthetic forms of hormone replacement
therapy prescribe substances such as Premarin, ...
CUREXO Technology Corporation Launches Its ROBODOC(R) Surgical System at Upcoming Orthopaedic Conference in Las Vegas
... through active demonstrations of hip and knee* replacement
surgeries. In addition, Dr. William Bargar, ... cavity and surface preparation for hip and knee* replacement
The ROBODOC(R) Surgical System ... information, visit www.robodoc.com .
application not for sale in the U.S.
ThromboGenics and BioInvent Start Phase II Trial of TB-402, a Novel, Long Acting Anticoagulant for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis
... VIII Inhibition in
Patients Undergoing Knee replacement
ThromboGenics NV (Euronext ... as a single intravenous bolus injection post
surgery. The trial will enrol 300 patients across ... and 600,000 patients will undergo hip replacement
in the U.S. if
current trends persist.(2) ...
QRxPharma Initiates Second Comparative Study for MoxDuo(TM) IR Dual-Opioid(TM) Pain Therapy
... in patients who have undergone total knee replacement
surgery. Data from this study will be used to ... Phase 3 trial in patients following total knee replacement
surgery. The company expects to complete dosing ... to severe postoperative pain following total knee replacement
will be treated every four to six hours over a ...
While Most Companies and Industries Struggled in 2008, LifeModeler, Inc. Used Unique Products to Post Aggressive Business Gains in All Areas
... adults each year cross that boundary where joint replacement
surgeries are less a "want" than a "need." ... said LMI's CEO and founder, Shawn McGuan.
joint development, and subsequent production, is ... now doing work for five of the top six joint replacement
makers and we've expanded our professional staff ...
Anesiva Phase 3 Trial of Adlea Meets Primary Endpoint to Significantly Reduce Pain After Total Knee Replacement Surgery
... total knee arthroplasty (TKA, or total
surgery) at four to 48 hours after surgery. The ... About Total Knee Arthroplasty
Total knee replacement
(also known as total knee arthroplasty) ... severe limitations on their
mobility, and knee replacement
is performed with the goal of relieving pain
Data to Be Presented at 58th Annual Meeting of The American Society of Human Genetics
(galsulfase) and enzyme replacement
therapies for MPS IVA (Morquio
Syndrome) and ... sulfate?"
752/W - "Intrathecal (IT) enzyme replacement
therapy (ERT) for
symptomatic spinal cord ... in
the United States and Europe. It is an enzyme replacement
therapy, using a
recombinant version of ...
Stenum Hospital Does its 600th American Disc Replacement Surgery
... Rider, the first American patient to receive disc replacement
at Stenum Hospital, has now surpassed the 600 ... procedures. One of these breakthroughs is Disc replacement
Stenum Hospital, Germany, provides the most advanced Disc replacement
solutions and implants available worldwide. Their ...
Facet Solutions Completes Facet Joint and Disc Replacement Study
... combination of Facet
Solutions' ACADIA(TM) Facet replacement
System (AFRS(TM)) with a
semi-constrained disc replacement
device and then, separately, with a
polymeric disc replacement
device in a finite element model. The ...
Germicidal UVC Lights Improve Clinical Pregnancy Rates for IVF Lab, New Study Finds
... filters and UVC lights -- and
the timing of their replacement
-- to determine whether these ... ... with the replacement
of the particulate or gas
phase filters in ... significant relationship
existed between the replacement
of the UVC Emitters and the associated
CoreValve Successfully Treats the First Pacific Rim Patients with Its ReValving System for Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement : Australia/New Zealand Regulatory-Cleared Evaluation Registry is Expected to Lead to Market Clearance for These Countries
... "Currently, percutaneous aortic valve replacement
(PAVR) is used for carefully selected high-risk ... PAVR may substitute for traditional aortic valve replacement
surgery in more patients."
... System allows both percutaneous aortic valve replacement
(PAVR) and transapical aortic ...
FDA Gets Knocked Out in Endotec, Inc. Ruling
... a third option; a custom mobile
bearing ankle replacement
system offered by Endotec, Inc. of South ... previous surgeries
for ankle issues and the ankle replacement
would be number 18.
But, if the Food and Drug ... the company had distributed
unapproved joint replacement
devices. For 25 years the FDA has pursued ...
Anesiva Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Update
... the management of acute
pain following total knee replacement
surgeries and bunionectomy surgeries
are nearing ... the treatment of acute pain
following total knee replacement
surgeries and bunionectomy surgeries.
For the ... the management of acute pain following total knee replacement
surgery. This multicenter, double-blind, ...
ViroPharma To Acquire Lev Pharmaceuticals
... by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as
therapy for patients with hereditary angioedema ... studies have shown that prophylactic
C1 inhibitor replacement
therapy with Cinryze can significantly reduce ... (C1 inhibitor (human)),
is being developed as a replacement
therapy for hereditary angioedema
(HAE), also ...
A Perfect Storm Threatens Patient Access to Specialty Medical Care
... on specialty treatment such as joint replacement
surgery for bone
and joint disease.
Among the ... who has studied
supply and demand issues of joint replacement
Total joint replacement
involves the removal of painful arthritic
BioMarin Announces Program for ERT for Treatment of MPS IVA - Morquio A Syndrome
... today announced its program for its third
therapy (ERT) for the treatment of ... and manufactures two
FDA-approved enzyme replacement
therapies for the treatment of MPS I and
MPS VI. ... agencies,
particularly with respect to the enzyme replacement
therapy for MPS IVA,
and those factors detailed ...
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and 3SBio, Inc. Announce Strategic Partnership to Develop and Commercialize Ferumoxytol in China
... agreement for ferumoxytol, an intravenous
therapeutic agent being developed to treat iron ... is being developed
for use as an intravenous iron replacement
therapeutic agent for the
treatment of iron ... trials of
ferumoxytol as an intravenous iron replacement
therapeutic agent in chronic
kidney disease ...
Edwards Lifesciences Celebrates One Million Heart Valve Patients and More at AATS 2008
... with Edwards' heart valve repair and replacement
-- The implantation of the ... enrollment for transcatheter aortic valve replacement
procedures with the Ascendra transapical delivery ... of our pioneering heart valve repair
products and cardiac surgery tools. We look ...
AbelsonTaylor Captures DTC Gold
... extensive research on gender differences in replacement
strength of the Blue Ladies campaign ... Historically, the design of every major knee replacement
based on an average of the anatomical ... make up the majority of those
who undergo knee replacement
surgery. As Americans live longer, the ...
DuoCort Hosts Adrenal Insufficiency Symposium at the 10th European Congress of Endocrinology in Berlin
... therapy, and ways to improve glucocorticoid replacement
DuoCort is developing a ... scope for improvement in the delivery of cortisol replacement
and we are convinced DuoCort will deliver better ... taking currently available glucocorticoid replacement
therapy demonstrates reduced bone density, ...
CSL Behring Signs Agreements With Canadian Blood Services and Hema-Quebec to Supply Life-Saving Therapies
... von Willebrand factor; von
Willebrand factor replacement
therapies, such as Humate-P(R),
Antihemophilic ... for all of the different
types. Infusions of replacement
antibodies (immunoglobulins or Ig) can ... broad spectrum of
immunoglobulins administered as replacement
therapy in order to increase
the antibody levels ...
CryoLife Announces Implant of First FDA-Cleared SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Pulmonary Heart Valve
The CryoValve SG is indicated for the replacement
of diseased, damaged,
malformed or malfunctioning ... the valve can be used
for pulmonary valve replacement
during the Ross Procedure, an operation in
which ... valve.
"CryoValve SG is an attractive valve replacement
option for many
children born with heart ...
C1-Esterase Inhibitor Concentrate Rapidly Relieves Abdominal and Facial Attacks in Patients with Hereditary Angioedema, According to Pivotal Study
... at AAAAI, demonstrated
for the first time C1-INH replacement
therapy's effectiveness in rapidly
relieving HAE ... body site.
"This study demonstrates that C1-INH replacement
therapy is highly
effective at rapidly relieving ... confirm the long-standing
observation that C1-INH replacement
effectively treats HAE attacks at many
Misperceptions About Smoking Cessation Aids May Hinder Smokers From Using Effective Treatment for Quitting
... underestimate the
safety and efficacy of nicotine replacement
therapy (NRT) products for
quitting smoking, ... safety.(1)
"Cessation treatments like nicotine replacement
therapy have been
proven to greatly increase the ... Smokers' Views on the Safety of Nicotine replacement
Therapy -- An Opportunity for Education? ...
Ranier Technology Secures GBP8m Funding for its Cadisc Replacement Spinal Discs
... L, the
lumbar version of Ranier's compliant replacement
spinal disc. In addition,
the funding will enable ... develop and test CAdisc C -
Ranier's total disc replacement
for the cervical spine.
Commenting, Dr Geoffrey ... disc
Ranier's CAdisc total disc replacement
devices are designed to replace
diseased spinal ...
Anesiva Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2007 Financial Results and Provides 2008 Outlook
... one in patients undergoing total hip replacement
surgery, and a second in patients undergoing knee replacement
surgery. These trials are investigating a higher ... dose of Adlea in patients undergoing knee replacement
-- Proceeded with plans to initiate ...
CryoLife Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Pulmonary Heart Valves
... the valve
can be used for pulmonary valve replacement
during the Ross Procedure, an
operation in which ... "CryoValve SG may offer an attractive valve replacement
option for many
children born with heart ... good
option for patients who have undergone valve replacement
surgery as young
children, but may require ...
Enobia Pharma Raises $40.1 Million Series B Financing
... the clinical development
program of an enzyme replacement
therapy for hypophosphatasia." Jonathan ... most
severe form. Enobia is developing an enzyme replacement
hypophosphatasia using a proprietary ... founded in
1997. The Company is developing Enzyme replacement
Therapeutics and other
compounds for the ...
QRxPharma Initiates Comparative Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Study for MoxDuo(TM) IV Pain Therapy
... of moderate to severe post-operative pain in patients following hip replacement
surgery. Data from this study will serve as a significant predictor of ... than with existing opioid pain medications."
Following hip replacement
surgery, 40 subjects will be randomised into MoxDuo(TM) IV or morphine IV ...
LS9's UltraClean Diesel Exceeds United States & Brazilian Fuels Specifications
... UltraClean™ Diesel offers significant benefits over other diesel replacement
products. Production of LS9 UltraClean™ Diesel provides an 85% ... this differentiation, LS9 will be the low-cost producer of advance diesel replacement
In addition to low-carbon transportation fuels, LS9's ...
Regal Introduces Four, Six and Eight Port Filtered and Un-Filtered Right Angle BNC Connectors
... BNC connectors represent potential manufacturing cost savings as a replacement
for applications where a number of single or dual port BNC connectors are ... BNC connectors represent potential manufacturing cost savings as a replacement
for applications where a number of single or dual port BNC connectors are ...
The Journal of Cardiac Failure Publishes Results From Celladon Corporation's First-in-Human Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial in Advanced Heart Failure
... (CUPID Trial) Demonstrated Safety and Biological Effects of SERCA2a Enzyme replacement
Using Gene Transfer
SAN DIEGO, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Celladon ... 1/2 trial of MYDICAR(R) (AAV1/SERCA2a), a genetically targeted enzyme replacement
therapy for advanced heart failure, in the April 2009 issue of the ...
Smith & Nephew Launches VISIONAIRE(TM) Patient Matched Technology for Total Knee Replacement
... of VISIONAIRE Patient Matched instrumentation for use in total
surgery. The VISIONAIRE system is proprietary technology that
uses a ... across its portfolio of high performance implants for
knee and hip replacement
Smith & Nephew is the first and only major ...