Latest Wearable artificial kidney Stories

2008-10-08 09:00:51

Xcorporeal, Inc. (AMEX:XCR) announced today that Kelly J. McCrann has been appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. McCrann has served as a member of the Company's Board of Directors since October 2007. Mr. McCrann replaces Daniel S. Goldberger who has been the Company's acting Chief Executive Officer since February 2008 and Terren S. Peizer, who has been Chairman since the Company's inception. Mr. Peizer will remain on the Board, and Mr. Goldberger will remain on the Board of the...

2008-10-06 09:00:57

Xcorporeal, Inc. (AMEX:XCR) announced today that Dan Goldberger of Xcorporeal will be presenting at The William Blair 2008 Annual Small-Cap Growth Stock Conference, at The Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City, on Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The Company's presentation will also be webcast live and archived for future reference, for 30 days, at www.wsw.com/webcast/blair14/xcr/ and also available on the Company's website at www.xcorporeal.com. About Xcorporeal...

2008-06-17 09:01:13

WARRENDALE, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Renal Solutions, Inc (RSI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fresenius Medical Care, announced today the addition of two members to its Medical Advisory Board, Jose Diaz-Buxo, M.D., FACP and Todd Ing, M.D. Dr. Diaz-Buxo is Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, Renal Therapies Group, Fresenius Medical Care North America. He is also Senior Advisor for Global Home Therapies, Fresenius Medical Care. He is known for his development of continuous...

2007-11-13 09:01:07

Xcorporeal, Inc. (OTCBB:XCPL) announced today that The Los Angeles Times has featured the company's Wearable Artificial Kidney prototype device (WAK) in a story following a presentation delivered by Victor Gura M.D., the company's Chief Scientific Officer, at The American Society of Nephrology's (ASN) Renal Week. The presentation, titled, "Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy with a Wearable Device," discussed the first human study conducted in London earlier this year with a...

2005-09-15 17:10:00

NEW YORK -- Using nanotechnology, researchers have taken the first step toward developing a fully functioning artificial kidney for patients with end-stage renal disease, possibly eliminating the need for dialysis or kidney transplantation. The device is small -- about the size of a paperback book -- and therefore portable or implantable. In the journal Hemodialysis International, Dr. Allen R. Nissenson, from the University of California at Los Angeles, and colleagues note that the equipment...

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