Latest Heparin Stories

2009-07-29 11:25:00

Scientists in New York and North Carolina are reporting assembly of the first functioning prototype of an artificial Golgi organelle. That key structure inside cells helps process and package hormones, enzymes, and other substances that allow the body to function normally.

2009-06-15 07:30:00

- Ready-to-use, Chromogenic Assay for Monitoring UF and LMW Heparin - BEDFORD, Mass., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its HemosIL Liquid Heparin assay.

2009-05-19 06:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardiva Medical, Inc. announced today that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for its latest technology, the Cardiva Catalyst III, which is considered the first drug coated vessel closure device in the market.

2009-05-12 15:34:29

U.S. health officials are investigating whether the blood thinner heparin is linked to two patient deaths, the product's maker says. Baxter International Inc. of Deerfield, Ill., said Tuesday the U.S.

2009-05-04 13:55:00

Breakthrough Software Taps Into Electronic Medical Records; Patient Privacy is Protected NEW YORK, May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clinical research studies at Montefiore Medical Center used to take months, required a committee of physicians and data experts and involved an elaborate research review process.

2009-04-02 08:00:00

However, Most Surveyed MCOs Say They Will Not Provide Reimbursement for Xarelto if its Only Advantage in Stroke Prevention is Greater Convenience, According to a New Report from Decision Resources WALTHAM, Mass., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that, for prevention of stroke, surveyed cardiologists estimate they will prescribe Bayer/Johnson & Johnson's Xarelto to 36 percent...

2009-01-01 15:42:40

The FDA posted a letter to its Web site on Wednesday from Celgene Corp warning users of blood-clot busting drug Innohep that new findings suggest the drug may lead to death in the elderly.

2008-12-22 11:36:24

The cause of an outbreak of severe adverse reactions that occurred at hemodialysis facilities across the country early this year has been identified.

2008-12-16 10:37:29

Actor Dennis Quaid has agreed to a $750,000 settlement in his case against the Los Angeles hospital that accidentally overdosed his newborn twins with Heparin.

2008-11-19 22:54:24

University of Michigan researchers say they have demonstrated a simple, inexpensive method of detecting contaminants in the blood-thinning drug heparin.

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