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Bio-Techne's New Exosome-based Liquid Biopsies Helping to Advance Personalized Care in Lung Cancer Diagnostics

Minneapolis, May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Techne today announced the publication of a recent validation study demonstrating that the proprietary exosome-based liquid biopsy tests from Bio-Techne's Exosome Diagnostics brand may be used to assess the mutational status of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) gene in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The data from...

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Alafair Biosciences Announces VersaWrap® Tendon Protector Sales Milestone
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Alafair Biosciences Announces VersaWrap® Tendon Protector Sales Milestone

AUSTIN, Texas, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alafair Biosciences, Inc., a commercial-stage medical device company, announced that sales of its initial product, VersaWrap® Tendon Protector (VersaWrap), have now exceeded 500 units since commercial launch. The rapid sales growth reflects expanding surgeon adoption and the significant clinical need for VersaWrap. VersaWrap is an ultrathin,...

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Cyclotron for Varian ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System Installed at New Treatment Center in Singapore
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Cyclotron for Varian ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System Installed at New Treatment Center in Singapore

PALO ALTO, California and SINGAPORE, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At a ceremony in Singapore today, Varian (NYSE: VAR) announced, in partnership with Proton Therapy Pte., Ltd, the completion of the cyclotron installation for the Varian ProBeam® Compact single-room proton therapy system at Biopolis, an international biomedical research hub. The cyclotron is a core piece of equipment in...

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US Physicians Now Treating Patients with BIOTRONIK's Ultraslim Acticor DX Devices
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US Physicians Now Treating Patients with BIOTRONIK's Ultraslim Acticor DX Devices

Lake Oswego, Ore., April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BIOTRONIK today announced the full commercial launch of the Acticor device family, including Acticor DX and CRT-DX devices. Leading electrophysiologists throughout the United States are now treating patients with the new implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (CRT-Ds). When...

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Valeritas' V-Go® Wearable Insulin Delivery Device Demonstrates a Reduction in A1c Levels by 1.5 and Total Daily Insulin Dosage by 14%
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Valeritas' V-Go® Wearable Insulin Delivery Device Demonstrates a Reduction in A1c Levels by 1.5 and Total Daily Insulin Dosage by 14%

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., April 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Valeritas Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLRX), a medical technology company and maker of V-Go® Wearable Insulin Delivery device, today announced results from the VERDICT study at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Annual Meeting. The VERDICT study demonstrated that patients with type 2 diabetes who switched to V-Go can...

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Raytheon Developing Portable Friend or Foe System to Identify Harmful Bacteria Before they Cause Harm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is developing a portable device to evaluate bacteria and their potential to cause harm—information that could support the future development of medical countermeasures and improved screening tools. Under the DARPA Friend or Foe program, Raytheon is developing biosurveillance technology that detects bacterial pathogens as...

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New IdentiTi Porous Titanium Interbody System Features Reduced Density (60% porous), Allowing Improved Intraoperative and Postoperative Imaging
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New IdentiTi Porous Titanium Interbody System Features Reduced Density (60% porous), Allowing Improved Intraoperative and Postoperative Imaging

Designed to provide the biological, biomechanical and imaging features that surgeons seek in a fusion construct. Includes predictable performance associated with the subtractive manufacturing process, creating a porous titanium material with consistent and reproducible interconnected pore sizes. Features pore structure and an architecture that enables both immediate and long-term stability.

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Restoration Robotics® Announces Presentation on the ARTAS iX System at the 2019 AAD Annual Meeting
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Restoration Robotics® Announces Presentation on the ARTAS iX System at the 2019 AAD Annual Meeting

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restoration Robotics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIR) today announced that the Company will showcase its ARTAS iX™ Robotic Hair Restoration System (the “ARTAS System”) at the 2019 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual Meeting, being held March 1-3 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. At the meeting, Restoration...

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