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Dave Guerin, Louisiana Tech University Breakthrough technology creates materials infused with cancer-fighting drugs, antibiotics A team of researchers at Louisiana Tech University has developed an innovative method for using affordable,...

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2014-08-21 08:28:25

First Commercial Positive Coverage Decision Adds to Prior Policies by Medicare (Novitas and Palmetto) SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc. (San Jose, California), a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System,(®) a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced that Priority Health (Michigan) published an update to its Lumbar Fusion Medical Policy No. 91590-R4 providing...

2014-08-07 12:28:11

DUBLIN, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Biomaterials Market for Implantable Devices - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Biomaterials are used in medical implantable devices which directly interact with the biological systems. Heart valves, artificial hip joints, dental implants and intraocular lenses are some of the...

2014-06-18 12:39:34

ALBANY, New York, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Biomaterials Market for Implantable Devices (Material Type - Metals, Polymers, Ceramics and Natural, Applications - Cardiology, Orthopedics, Dental, Ophthalmology and Others) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global biomaterials market was valued at USD 25,277.8 million in 2012 and is expected to grow...

2014-06-17 23:13:08

New overview sheet showcases company’s implantable molding capabilities and success stories Butler, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 MRPC, a single-source provider of medical device components and assemblies, recently released a new overview sheet highlighting their molded part design and tooling capabilities for implantable medical device components, those meant for long-term implementation inside the human body. MRPC began manufacturing implantables in 2008, when they built their...

2014-06-09 08:30:36

LONDON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: U.S. Market for Small Bone & Joint Orthopedic Deviceshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/u_s_market_small_bone_joint_orthopedic_devices.html In 2012, the total U.S. market for small bone and joint orthopedic devices was valued at over $2 billion. The U.S. small bone and joint orthopedic device market includes shoulder reconstruction implants, elbow repair...

2014-06-05 23:07:10

FMI spent three years developing and validating its ultra-clean manufacturing capabilities in Suzhou, China. FMI is now taking orders from new and existing clients who wish to expand manufacturing outside the U.S. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 FMI, a leading medical silicone molding manufacturer, announced the official opening of their ultra-clean manufacturing facility in Suzhou, China. The company has built a state-of-the-art ISO Class 7 cleanroom for medical device manufacturing as...

2014-06-03 16:24:36

FRANKLIN, Mass., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthrosurface(®), Inc. (www.arthrosurface.com), a developer of less-invasive joint restoration systems, performed its first ToeMotion(TM) total toe surgeries with Dr. Carl Hasselman last week at UPMC in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Hasselman, who has been using the HemiCAP(®) system for almost a decade now, combined the new phalangeal implants with the existing HemiCAP(®) metatarsal implants to create a total toe joint restoration. "I have...

2014-05-15 12:21:41

Company to Host Webcast and Earnings Call on Thursday, May 15th at 4:15 PM ET WILMINGTON, Mass., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for the homeland security market and related industries, will host a webcast and conference call on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:15 p.m. to discuss the financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Company Webcast and Conference Call The Company will host a...

2014-05-12 08:31:06

~15 Million people now covered by Novitas & Palmetto SAN JOSE, Calif., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc. (San Jose, California), a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System,(®) a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced that the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) Novitas Solutions, Inc. will begin covering MIS SI joint fusion on a case-by-case basis, including use of the...

2014-05-11 23:02:07

A DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC Alleges an Ohio Man Sustained Multiple Hip Revision Surgeries and High Levels of Colbalt and Chromium Due to the Defective Recalled Hip Replacement. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 A DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit has been filed by Wright & Schulte LLC against DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, on behalf of an Ohio man who alleges that he suffered serious health complications including metallosis,...


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