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2014-06-30 08:29:50

TIRAT CARMEL, Israel, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InSightec, the global leader and pioneer in MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) therapy for the non-invasive treatment of tumors, announced today that it is raising $50 million in its current D round of capital investment. The investment will be used to accelerate market development and strengthen the implementation of InSightec's strategy developing the next generation non-invasive operating room. The investment is...

2014-06-03 12:39:42

LONDON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market 2013-2023http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/prostate_cancer_therapeutics_market_2013_2023.html Report DetailsProstate cancer therapeutics - assess products, developments, and revenue prospectsHow are the leading segments in the prostate cancer therapeutics market performing? Visiongain's new report shows you their prospects to 2023....

2014-06-03 12:39:11

LIVERMORE, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halt Medical, Inc., today announced that Aetna US Healthcare and Coventry Health Care have published updates to their Fibroid Treatment Clinical Policy and are now providing benefits for Halt Medical's Acessa(TM) Procedure as a treatment option for women with symptomatic uterine fibroids. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131202/LA26268LOGO Aetna US Healthcare is the third largest national commercial insurer in the United States...

2014-06-02 23:09:34

Transparency Market Research published the new report "Atrial Fibrillation Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/atrial-fibrillation-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Atrial fibrillation is a type of cardiac arrhythmia distinguished by an abnormal cardiac rhythm caused by a disturbance in heart’s electrical system. Atrial...

2014-05-27 12:30:29

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical device manufacturer SonaCare Medical reports continuing strong European sales as well as a positive outlook in light of official guideline changes for prostate cancer therapy. The company has further invested in the European market by adding its newest generation high intensity focused ultrasound ("HIFU") equipment to the HIFU center of excellence at University College of London. Following a strong 2013 with six thermal ablation...

2014-05-08 16:26:08

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SonaCare Medical, LLC, a leader in minimally invasive high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technology, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has tentatively scheduled a Gastroenterology and Urology Devices Advisory Committee Panel meeting on October 2, 2014 to review the Company's Premarket Approval (PMA) application for Sonablate® 450 for the treatment of recurrent prostate cancer following external beam...

2014-05-08 08:32:55

Company on Track to Launch Phase III OPTIMA Study in Second Quarter LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN), an oncology drug development company, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 and provided an update on its development program for ThermoDox®, the Company's proprietary heat-activated liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin. ThermoDox is being evaluated in a Phase III program for primary liver...

2014-05-07 08:46:51

Non-invasive focused ultrasound thermal therapy reduces pain from bone metastases When cancer progresses and spreads to the bone, patients often suffer debilitating pain. Now, a new phase III clinical trial shows that non-invasive magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound treatment that heats the cancer within the bone, relieves pain and improves function for most patients when other treatment options are limited. The results were published in the Journal of the National Cancer...

2014-04-29 20:25:56

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Energy Based Medical Devices Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/global_energy_based_medical_devices_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Energy Based Medical Devices in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Cryotherapy, Electrical, Radiation, Radiofrequency, Ultrasound, and Others. The report provides separate...

2014-04-09 08:28:57

Data Supports Development as Non-Invasive Treatment Regimen in a Variety of Cancer Indications LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN) announced today that data supporting the development of ThermoDox®, its proprietary heat-activated liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin, plus high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) were presented on April 5, 2014 at the 14th International Symposium on Therapeutic Ultrasound in Las Vegas, Nevada. In a...


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