CTMM Becomes One of the World's Largest Public-Private Partnerships in Translational Medical Research
EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands, August 4 /PRNewswire/ -- With today's final
approval of a research project into prostate cancer, the Dutch CTMM (Center
for Translational Molecular Medicine) today announced the successful
completion of 265 million euro funding for translational (bench-to-bedside)
Medigus and Tower Semiconductor Announce World's Smallest Medical Video Camera Based on Advanced CMOS Image Sensor
OMER and MIGDAL HA'EMEK, Israel, August 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Medigus Ltd. (TASE: MDGS) a leading developer of endoscopic and visualization
medical devices, and Tower Semiconductor, Ltd. (Nasdaq: TSEM , TASE: TASE:
TSEM), a leading global specialty foundry, today announced successful
Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine Herald New Agreement To Continue Forty-Plus Year Historic Relationship
New agreement outlines an increased level of commitment to clinical care, research and education
NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Montefiore Medical
Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University today announced a new ten-year agreement to continue t...
S.C. Medical Home Pilot for Diabetes Enrolls 1,110
COLUMBIA, S.C. and NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A patient centered medical
home pilot project that could become a model for South Carolina has completed its first quarter with 1,110 patients enrolled. It is also attracting the attention of S.C. physicians no...
Accent on Aesthetics Plastic Surgery Medical Center Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard Rosenberg, M.D., a board-certified plastic surgeon and Medical
Director at Accent on Aesthetics Plastic Surgery Medical
Center, has selected Artefill, the first and only FDA-approved microsphere-enhanced collagen filler for...
Single Port Surgeries Now Performed at University Medical Center at Princeton
Advances Trend Toward Less-Invasive Approaches
PRINCETON, N.J., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Advancing the trend toward ever less invasive surgery, University Medical
Center at Princeton ( www.princetonhcs.org ) is now performing laparoscopic surgery by way of a single incision through the belly ...
WORLD'S First Robotic Assisted Kidney Transplant Performed at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
LIVINGSTON, N.J., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Transplant surgeon, Stuart R. Geffner, M.D., Director of Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Surgery, Saint Barnabas Health Care System Renal and Pancreas Transplant Division, is the first in the world to use the Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci(TM) Surgical System...
Top Medical Research Centers Form Velos Advisory Group for Service-Oriented Architecture
- Objectives Include Interoperability, Collaboration, Clinical Research Advancement -
SAN FRANCISCO, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, one of the nation's leading centers for cancer care and research, has been instrumental in establishing a Velos A...
CardioVascularCS.Org, a division of EndoVascular Forum, Inc., Partners with Complex Interventional Cardiovascular Therapy (CICT) to Extend Electronic Medical Care Advancement
CardioVascularCS.Org and CICT collaborate by reconstructing cardiovascular clinical experiences presented virtually at the annual CICT conference
BOSTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The EndoVascular Forum, Inc. (EVF), an IC Sciences Company, and its partner Complex Interventional Cardiovascular T...
Spirus Medical Announces Complete Examinations of the Small Intestine by Physicians Using Endo-Ease(TM)
CHICAGO, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirus Medical, Inc. ( www.spirusmed.com ), a leading developer of diagnostic and therapeutic advancement systems for gastroenterology, urology and gynecology, announced that physicians using its Endo-Ease(TM) line of devices have performed complete examinations o...
Aethlon Medical to Present at the 2009 RedChip Small-Cap Investor Conference on June 16, 2009
SAN DIEGO, May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: AEMD) announced today that the Chairman and CEO, James A. Joyce, will present at the 2009 RedChip Small-Cap Investor Conference and Health Information Technology Summit being held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. M...
Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute and Inverness Medical Innovations to Develop Commercial Test to Detect Early Alzheimer's Disease
MORGANTOWN, W.Va., May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute (BRNI) and Inverness Medical
Innovations, Inc. (Inverness, NYSE: IMA ) of Waltham, Massachusetts, a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health management, announced today that they will work...
Theranostics Health Announces Involvement with Major Academic Medical Center in Study Funded by Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R)
ROCKVILLE, Md., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Theranostics Health, Inc. (TH) is pleased to announce its involvement in a five-year clinical research study funded by the Susan G. Komen Foundation. TH's collaborator, Duke University , was the recipient of a Promise Grant, part of over $25 million of inve...
New Phase 3 Study of Tapentadol Immediate Release Tablets Published in Current Medical Research and Opinion Journal
Data Confirm Tapentadol Efficacy and Tolerability for Acute Pain Patients
RARITAN, N.J., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is estimated that up to 30 percent of all people who have surgery experience gastrointestinal side effects, such as nausea and vomiting. The use of opioid pain medicin...
U.S. Naval Medical Research Center Proposed 'RESUS' Clinical Trial in Trauma Patients Remains on FDA Hold
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Biopure Corporation (Nasdaq: BPUR ) announced today that the Food and Drug Administration has advised the U.S. Naval Medical
Research Center (NMRC) by letter that it may not initiate a clinical trial of Biopure's oxygen therapeutic Hemopur...
Creighton Medical Laboratories First to Offer New Cancer Test
OMAHA, Neb., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Creighton Medical
Laboratories, based at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, announced today that it has become the first clinical laboratory worldwide to offer a new and more effective testing method for cancer.
The method, called SNP arra...
PLC Medical Systems to Demonstrate RenalGuard(R) at EuroPCR 2009
Live Case Demonstrating RenalGuard To Be Presented
FRANKLIN, Mass., May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PLC Systems Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PLCSF), a company focused on innovative cardiac and vascular medical
device-based technologies, today announced that it will demonstrate its RenalGuard Sy...
Perceptive Informatics Introduces Medical Imaging Methodology to Accelerate Development Decisions About Alzheimer's Treatments
BOSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perceptive Informatics, the industry's leading eClinical solutions provider and a subsidiary of PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL ), today announced that it has developed a robust medical
imaging methodology for Central Nervous System (CNS...
Tufts Medical Center Researchers Create a New Predictive Model for Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
BOSTON, April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at Tufts Medical
Center have created a formula for predicting how likely it is that individuals with certain genetic profiles and lifestyle behaviors will develop advanced Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), a potentially blinding conditi...
Raptor Pharmaceuticals Appoints Dr. Patrice P. Rioux as Chief Medical Officer
NOVATO, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. ("Raptor" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: RPTP) today announced the appointment of Patrice P. Rioux, M.D., Ph.D., as Chief Medical
Officer ("CMO"). Dr. Rioux will be responsible for the clinical and regulatory a...
PEAK Surgical Announces Completion of First PRECISE Clinical Study, Receipt of Medical Design Excellence Award for PEAK(R) Surgery System and Achievement of Over 1,000 Surgeries Using PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM)
- Company Reports Significant Uptake of PlasmaBlade by U.S. Surgeons Since Product Launch -
PALO ALTO, Calif., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- PEAK Surgical, Inc., a medical
device company that has developed a new tissue dissection system based on a proprietary technology, announced today several mil...
Torax Medical Launches Pivotal Clinical Study of New Acid Reflux Treatment
ST. PAUL, Minn., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Torax Medical
Inc., a medical
device company focused on the minimally invasive treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) has commenced a pivotal clinical trial of its LINX(TM) Reflux Management System. The trial, which is being conducted at 15 le...
B. Braun Medical Inc. to Demonstrate Infusion Systems Technologies at HIMSS 2009 Interoperability Showcase
Integrated Solution's Electronic Health Record Capability Highlighted
BETHLEHEM, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical
Inc. (B. Braun) said its Outlook(R) Safety Infusion System , DoseTrac(TM) Infusion Management Software and DoseLink(TM) Interfaces successfully completed ...
U.S. Naval Medical Research Center Resubmits IND Application for Proposed 'RESUS' Clinical Trial in Trauma Patients in the Out-of-Hospital Setting
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Biopure Corporation (Nasdaq: BPUR ) announced today that the U.S. Naval Medical
Research Center (NMRC) has submitted to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) a revised investigational new drug (IND) application to conduct a clinical trial of ...
Walter Reed Army Medical Center offers HIFU for Qualifying Men with Locally Recurrent Prostate Cancer in a Phase III Clinical Trial
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Walter Reed Army Medical
Center is the latest institution to be added to a number of academic centers involved in a clinical trial that is investigating the safety and efficacy of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) using the Sonablate(R) 500 for the ...
Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit Cancer Treatment and X-ray Imaging Technologies at China Med Exhibition
Varian to showcase products ranging from treatment planning software for radiation therapy to flat panel detectors for filmless X-ray imaging
BEIJING, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical
Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR ) will showcase the full spectrum of the company's cancer treatme...
YM BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES NIMOTUZUMAB PRESENTATIONS TO BE MADE AT THE 100TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH AND EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - YM BioSciences Inc. (NYSE Alternext US:YMI, TSX:YM, AIM:YMBA), an oncology company that identifies, develops and commercializes differentiated products for patients worldwide, today reported that its poster entitled, "Binding properties of the ant...
Premier Research Expands its Medical Device Operations to the United States
PHILADELPHIA, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Research Group Limited, the international clinical services group, is pleased to announce that it has expanded their medical
device operations to include full coverage in the United States. Their dedicated medical
device group has been offering clinic...
Terumo Heart, Inc. Reports Clinical Progress in the DuraHeart(TM) U.S. Pivotal Trial as NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center Implants First Patient
ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Terumo Heart, Inc. today announced that NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical
Center recently became the second U.S. center, and first in the Northeast, to implant the DuraHeart(TM) Left-Ventricular Assist System as part of the DuraHe...
Dermatologists Caution That Severe Cases of Psoriasis Can Be Associated With Other Serious Medical Conditions
SAN FRANCISCO, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the surface, the thick, red, scaly, itchy plaques of psoriasis -- which have been shown to have a significant negative impact on a person's overall quality of life -- may not appear to pose a serious health risk for patients. However, a growing ...
Prescient Medical Achieves Milestones in Clinical Studies of vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield
100% Technical Success, No Peri-procedural Complications Reported With Coronary Device
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Prescient Medical, Inc. reached a crucial milestone in February by completing the enrollment of 30 patients in the first phase of its first-in-human clinical trial f...
Impact Medical Solutions Announces Initiation of Pilot Clinical Trial and Listing on Frankfurt Stock Exchange
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Impact Medical
Solutions, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: IMSU), a medical
technology company, announced today that it has commenced a pilot clinical study of the Company's proprietary information technology platform, Muscle Pattern Recognition...
IlluminOss Medical Announces First Human Case Utilizing a Unique, New, Minimally Invasive Technology for Fracture Repair is Performed at Medical Hospital del Trabajadar in Santiago, Chile
Patient Has Mobility Immediately and Makes Rapid Recovery after Procedure Utilizing IlluminOss(TM) Photodynamic Bone Stabilization System
SANTIAGO, Chile, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- IlluminOss Medical
today announced that one of the leading surgeons in Chile, Dr. Sebastian von Unger, has perform...
Transgenomic and Power3 Medical Complete Agreement for Exclusive License of Neurodegenerative Biomarker Test
Targets Diagnosis and Early Detection of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Diseases
OMAHA, Neb. and HOUSTON, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBIO) and Power3 Medical
Products, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PWRM) today announced they have finalized a transaction,...
Foreign Medical Devices are in High Demand in Russia
LAHTI, Finland, February 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The demand for medical
has been increasing in recent years in Russia. Demand for imported high-tech
medical devices is so high because local manufacturers concentrate mainly on
inexpensive low-tech products. The medical
devices and equipment i...
Oridion Announces Significant Medical Studies Presented at STA
JERUSALEM and NEEDHAM, Massachusetts, February 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- Oridion Systems Ltd. (SIX Swiss Exchange: ORIDN). During the recent annual
meeting of the Society for Technology in Anesthesia (STA) San Antonio, Texas,
major new findings from numerous medical
research projects demonst...
AGA Medical Corporation Launches Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Program Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi
MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- AGA Medical
Corporation today launched a web-based stroke education and awareness program featuring Tedy Bruschi, a professional football player who suffered a stroke in February 2005, subsequently recovered and returned to his career. The unique online educati...
Impact Medical Solutions Announces Appointment of New Director and Corporate Update
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Impact Medical
Solutions, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: IMSU), a medical
technology company, announced today that Mr. Mark A. Billings has joined the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Billings is a founding Partner at Atwater Financial Group...
Omeros Receives $3.1 Million Milestone Payment from The Stanley Medical Research Institute for Schizophrenia Program
SEATTLE, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation today announced that it was awarded $3.1 million in a second tranche of equity and grant funding from The Stanley Medical
Research Institute (SMRI) to support late-stage preclinical development of the Company's proprietary product candidates for ...
ProUroCare Medical Inc. Announces Pricing of Equity Offering
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ProUroCare Medical
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PUMD) announces the public offering of 3,050,000 units at $1.00 per unit, each unit consisting of one share of common stock and one redeemable warrant to purchase one share of common stock at an exe...