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2010-11-18 15:53:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- US clinical trial results for Tenaxis' investigational vascular surgical sealant, ArterX, were presented today at the Veith Meeting in New York. William M. Stone, MD of the Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale AZ reported a more than 20% margin of improvement for ArterX Surgical Sealant in the sealing of vascular suture lines compared with a control group featuring a commercially available gelatin foam/thrombin combination. In a presentation...

2010-10-25 18:13:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tenaxis Medical submitted its PMA to the FDA on July 27, 2010 and has now received confirmation from the FDA that "we have made a threshold determination that the PMA is sufficiently complete to permit a substantive review and is, therefore, suitable for filing." In the pivotal study designed to demonstrate superiority, the ArterX Surgical Sealant was compared to a thrombin soaked gelatin-sponge hemostat to reduce or eliminate suture line...

2010-03-04 15:12:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The German Federal Patent Court in Munich has indicated their intention to nullify the German patent DE 693 31 011 (German Kowanko patent) assigned to CryoLife, Inc. of Kennesaw, GA. This is the German part of the European Patent 0 650 512 and is key intellectual property relating to the BioGlue® Surgical Adhesive which is marketed worldwide by CryoLife, Inc. "We have always believed our intellectual property protection to...

2010-01-25 16:54:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tenaxis Medical has completed enrollment of its pivotal US study for the ArterX Vascular Sealant(TM). The study was designed to enroll up to 220 patients who were scheduled to receive a synthetic vascular graft or patch at 12 investigational sites within the US. Typical applications involved the placement of arteriovenous dialysis access grafts, carotid endarterectomy patches and large vessel reconstruction such as the open repair of...

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