Archive for the Category ◊ Spine ◊

• Monday, May 11th, 2015

5/11/2015 6:15:23 AM Nevro Corp Receives FDA Approval For Senza Spinal Cord Stimulation System Delivering HF10 Therapy MENLO PARK, Calif., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Nevro Corp. (NYSE: NVRO), a medical device company that is providing innovative evidence-based solutions for the treatment of chronic pain, today announced that it has received approval from the United States Food […]

• Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Global medical device company K2M Group Holdings Inc. is relocating its headquarters and research and development operations in Loudoun County. Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday that the$28 million project in Leesburg is expected to create 97 new jobs and retain 268 jobs.   K2M Group’s work focuses on designing, developing and […]

• Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Greatbatch files for European CE Mark for its spinal cord stimulation system, hoping to land marketing approval the treatment of chronic pain of the trunk and limbs. Greatbatch (NYSE:GB) filed a CE Mark application for its spinal cord stimulation system with German notified body TÜV SÜD America. The spinal cord stimulation system comes from Greatbatch’s subsidiary, […]

• Thursday, December 05th, 2013

FDA Clears TYRX Antibacterial Envelope for Use with Spinal Cord Neuromodulators MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TYRX, Inc. announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for expanded indications in marketing the AIGISRx N Antibacterial Envelope for use with spinal cord neuromodulators. This comes after the recent FDA clearance of the AIGISRx […]

• Wednesday, December 04th, 2013

Medtronic Surgical Technologies has completed a $14 million, 17,000-square-foot surgical training facility at its headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla. The facility, which is known as the Dr. Glen Nelson Surgeon Education and Training Center, will provide training for surgeons in cranial, spinal and ear, nose and throat procedures. It is named for Glen Nelson, a practicing […]

• Monday, October 14th, 2013

LDR Prices Initial Public Offering AUSTIN, Texas, Oct 08, 2013 (Menafn – GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) –LDR Holding Corporation LDRH (“LDR” or the “Company”), a global medical device company focused on designing and commercializing novel and proprietary spinal surgical technologies, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock […]

• Thursday, October 10th, 2013

MIAMI, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Surgeons treating patients with degenerative disc disease may now use a new stand-alone intervertebral body fusion device recently cleared by the Food and Drug Administration. Manufactured by Binder Biomedical Inc., the device presents a complete anterior lumbar fixation system with a simple, one-step locking mechanism. Called LOGIC, the system is designed […]

• Wednesday, October 09th, 2013

Stem cell research advocates from California and the Birmingham area have formed a company that plans to start researching a potential remedy for spinal cord injuries. Raj Singh, CEO and founder of Vivo Biosciences, a Magic City biotech firm, told me that he, along with others heavily involved in stem cell work, have collaborated to form […]

• Thursday, October 03rd, 2013

Ulrich medical USA Expands U.S. Corporate Headquarters ST. LOUIS, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — ulrich medicalUSA, Inc., today announced that it has moved its U.S. corporate headquarters to meet the demands of its rapid growth. The new facility at 18221 Edison Avenue, Chesterfield, Missouri 63005 is more than three times larger than its former location. “We are very pleased to […]

• Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– DFINE, Inc., a fast-growing market leader in the treatment of spinal diseases, today announced it has received CE Mark approval for the STAR Tumor Ablation System for treatment of painful metastatic spinal tumors. The company will launch the STAR System in Europe at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe […]