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2014-05-23 08:24:19

MILFORD, Conn., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SurgiQuest, Inc. ("SurgiQuest", the "Company"), a leading provider of innovative access technologies for minimally invasive surgery (MIS), today announced that its AirSeal(®) System was highlighted on multiple occasions during the Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association in Orlando, Florida. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140113/NY44266LOGO Three live surgical procedures featuring AirSeal were broadcast before a...

2014-04-29 08:36:03

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gordian Surgical [http://www.gordiansurgical.com ], a portfolio company of Trendlines Medical, [http://trendlines.com/medical ] recently completed a $1 million raise. Participants in the raise included angel investors, surgeons, and a private investment fund. Due to the interest in the Gordian technology, not only was the raise accomplished quickly but it exceeded the target by 30%. Gordian's two-in-one trocar with a...

2014-04-16 16:27:08

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Laparoscopic Devices Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/global_laparoscopic_devices_industry.htmlThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for Laparoscopic Devices in US$ Thousand by the following Product Segments: Laparoscopes, Trocars, Insufflation and Suction/Irrigation Devices, Closure Devices, Hand Instruments, Direct Energy Devices, Gastric...

2014-02-24 12:26:40

DUBLIN, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nqwmgg/laparoscopic ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Laparoscopic Devices Market" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for...

2014-01-07 08:31:11

MILFORD, Conn., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SurgiQuest, Inc. ("SurgiQuest", the "Company"), a leading provider of innovative access technologies for minimally invasive surgery, today announced that it will present at the 32(nd) Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, CA on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Tom Dugan, President and Chief Commercialization Officer, will make a formal presentation on the Company at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Standard Time at the Westin St. Francis...

2011-06-08 15:30:00

CINCINNATI, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery (EES) today announced the launch of a new 5mm ENDOPATH® XCEL(TM) trocar enhanced with OPTIVIEW® Technology, the only trocar designed to mitigate smudging of the endoscope or laparoscope during surgical procedures. Developed in collaboration with surgeons worldwide, this innovative technology addresses the challenge of keeping the endoscope lens clean when re-inserted into the trocar during...

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