Latest Heparin Stories

2010-10-27 16:18:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) was recently notified by its supplier, Scientific Protein Laboratories LLC (SPL), of a nationwide recall of a lot of Heparin Sodium USP Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) sold to B.

2010-09-23 18:30:00

BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL), today announced it will host the 2nd IL Asia Pacific Hemostasis Forum on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at the Grand Hyatt Nusa Dua, in Bali, Indonesia. The event will run from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, local time.

2010-09-02 08:46:25

Many coronary procedures are done every year, and many involve the use of Heparin, an anticoagulant which prevents the blood from clotting and forming harmful bigger clots in the veins and arteries.

2010-08-31 20:33:20

Patients with acute coronary syndromes initially treated with the anticoagulant fondaparinux who underwent a coronary procedure (such as balloon angioplasty) and received a lower dose of the anticoagulant heparin during the procedure did not have a reduced rate of major bleeding and vascular access site complications.

2010-08-31 20:29:37

A landmark international study, coordinated by McMaster University, has found that lower doses of a blood thinner called unfractionated heparin (UFH) during angioplasty did not reduce bleeding or vascular complications compared to standard dose UFH in patients initially treated with a blood thinner, fondaparinux.

2010-08-03 07:30:00

BEDFORD, Mass., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced the release of the new HemosIL HIT-Ab(PF4-H) assay as a European CE IVD Mark product under the European Directive on In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices.

2010-07-26 15:05:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Regado Biosciences, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company pioneering the development of a novel two-component antithrombotic drug technology consisting of therapeutic aptamers with their matched active control agents, announced publication of results from a Phase 2a study for its lead compound, the REG1 system.

2010-07-26 07:30:00

BEDFORD, Mass., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL), today announced it will host an ILluminations webinar on HIT, to be held on Thursday, October 7, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Central European Time).

2010-07-23 14:50:00

NOTE TO EDITORS: In response to multiple questions about the product's indications, the press release was revised to clarify that Sandoz's enoxaparin soldium for injection was approved for all of the same indications as Lovenox. SILVER SPRING, Md., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.