AbbVie Presents New Data from Phase 3 MURANO Trial of VENCLEXTA®/VENCLYXTO® (Venetoclax) in Combination with Rituximab in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Who Completed the Fixed Treatment Course
Pharmaceuticals

AbbVie Presents New Data from Phase 3 MURANO Trial of VENCLEXTA®/VENCLYXTO® (Venetoclax) in Combination with Rituximab in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Who Completed the Fixed Treatment Course

- The data demonstrated that VENCLEXTA®/VENCLYXTO® in combination with rituximab (VenR) reduced the risk of disease progression or death compared to a standard of care, bendamustine plus rituximab (BR), after a median three-year follow-up[1] - Of the 130 patients who completed rituximab plus the 24-month fixed duration of venetoclax and remained off therapy for a median of 9.9 months, the...

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HollandPTC Opens with ProBeam System from Varian
Therapy Equipment

HollandPTC Opens with ProBeam System from Varian

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HollandPTC in Delft, Netherlands, opened today equipped with the ProBeam® proton therapy system from Varian (NYSE: VAR). The center, which recently treated its first patient, features two treatment rooms with fully 360-degree rotational gantries offering image-guided intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT), as well as facilities for research....

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New GLUCOCARD Shine Glucose Monitoring Systems Come with Bluetooth Connectivity
Medical Monitors

New GLUCOCARD Shine Glucose Monitoring Systems Come with Bluetooth Connectivity

The GLUCOCARD® Shine Express Family Glucose Monitoring Systems are designed for people with diabetes. The devices are audio-enabled and provide testing prompts and glucose test readings in either English or Spanish. They offer pre-meal, post-meal, and fasting test averaging and feature a hypoglycemia indicator that warns user when blood glucose levels are critically low. They allow users to...

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OrthoPediatrics Introduces PediLoc Femur Plate System That Helps in Minimizing Soft Tissue Irritation
Medical Equipment

OrthoPediatrics Introduces PediLoc Femur Plate System That Helps in Minimizing Soft Tissue Irritation

The PediLoc® Femur Plate System comes with a 4.5 mm straight locking compression plate options and a new locking drill guides that simplify screw hole drilling and screw placement. The surgeons use a plate that accurately fits the femur for appropriately addressing multiple indications in patients with varying skeletal maturity levels. The system is configured for increased hospital and...

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Integra® XT Revision Total Ankle Replacement System Offers Innovative Solution to Ankle Arthroplasty Revision Surgery
Medical Equipment

Integra® XT Revision Total Ankle Replacement System Offers Innovative Solution to Ankle Arthroplasty Revision Surgery

PLAINSBORO, N.J., Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART), a leading global medical technology company, today announced one of the first surgeries with the Integra® XT Revision Total Ankle Replacement System. “Integra’s new total ankle revision system is designed to provide surgeons with stable tibial fixation through a narrow, finned...

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New Atlona AT-HDVS-SC-RX Scaler is Embedded with a CrystalScale Technology
Receivers

New Atlona AT-HDVS-SC-RX Scaler is Embedded with a CrystalScale Technology

The Atlona AT-HDVS-SC-RX Scaler is equipped with a HDBaseT™ receiver and 4K/UHD capability at 30 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling. The device receives HDBaseT for video output up to 4K/30 4:4:4, embedded audio, control and Ethernet over distances up to 330 ft. The CrystalScale technology features high-quality downscaling, upscaling and advanced image optimization capabilities that are used for...

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Restoration Robotics® Installs First ARTAS iX™ Robotic Hair Restoration System in Japan
Medical Equipment

Restoration Robotics® Installs First ARTAS iX™ Robotic Hair Restoration System in Japan

Dr. Harunosuke Kato of Luce Clinic Ginza to be First Physician Outside the United States to Offer Hair Restoration Procedures with the New ARTAS iX System SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restoration Robotics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIR), the global leader in robotic hair restoration, today announced that the first ARTAS iX™ Robotic Hair Restoration System outside the United States,...

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Simplify Medical Completes Enrollment in U.S. IDE Pivotal Trial of Simplify® Disc for Two-Level Cervical Disc Replacement
Medical Equipment

Simplify Medical Completes Enrollment in U.S. IDE Pivotal Trial of Simplify® Disc for Two-Level Cervical Disc Replacement

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplify Medical Pty Ltd., maker of the Simplify® cervical artificial disc, today announced that it has completed the enrollment and treatment of all patients in its U.S. Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) pivotal trial evaluating the Simplify® Disc for two-level cervical disc replacement. The Simplify Disc is designed for biomechanical...

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Medical Equipment

Qualcomm Life Introduces New Capabilities that Simplify Clinical Workflows and Enable Data-Driven Insights Across the Continuum of Care

Expanded offerings help hospitals and health systems extract value from data to improve patient outcomes, lower costs and recapture revenue- SAN DIEGO, Nov. 13, 2018-- Qualcomm Life, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), today announced several new offerings on its smart platform that make data more visible and actionable, empowering clinicians and care givers to make...

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