RSB Spine, LLC, Announces FDA Clearance for Its InterPlate(TM) C-PS and L-PS Interbody Spacers

Spine

RSB Spine, LLC, Announces FDA Clearance for Its InterPlate(TM) C-PS and L-PS Interbody Spacers

CLEVELAND, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ — RSB Spine, LLC, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the company’s 510(k) application to permit the marketing of its InterPlate™ C-PS and L-PS Interbody Spacers. RSB Spine Chief Executive Officer John A. Redmond said: “We are very excited about this new clearance, since it […]

Financial

NuVasive Announces Preliminary Unaudited Full Year 2009 Financial Results

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — NuVasive, Inc. (Nasdaq: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing products for minimally disruptive surgical treatments for the spine, today announced preliminary unaudited financial results for the full year ended December 31, 2009. NuVasive anticipates full year 2009 revenue of approximately $370 million, ahead of previously issued guidance. […]

Spine

Pioneer(R) Surgical Technology, Inc. Announces New Expansion Plan

MARQUETTE, Mich., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ — Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc., a leader in innovative medical devices, announced today the company’s plan to open a new office facility in Austin, Texas, April 1, 2010.  The new facility provides Pioneer greater recruiting access to industry professionals who will help further the growth and development of Pioneer’s […]

Financial

OrthAlign Raises $5.2M in Series A Follow‐On Financing

Irvine, CA January 27, 2010 OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held medical device company in Irvine, CA, concluded its Series A financing round with a $5.2 million Series A2 tranche led by California Technology Ventures. Additional participants included Research Corporation Technologies and Okapi Venture Capital. “This round of financing provides us with the capital to launch […]

Spine

Life Spine(R) Announces FDA Clearance of DYNA-LINK(R) Spinal System and PRESIDIO(TM) Spinal Plating System

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ — Life Spine announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) marketing clearance to both the DYNA-LINK Spinal System and the PRESIDIO Spinal Plating System. The DYNA-LINK system features a next-generation stand-alone device that accommodates both fixed and variable angle screws. […]

Extremities

Small Bone Innovations Announces First Surgeries in Malaysia Through Its Asia Pacific Joint Venture

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Small Bone Innovations, Inc. (SBi), a leading, privately held orthopedics company focused exclusively on technologies and treatments for the small bones & joints, announced the first surgeries in Malaysia using SBi’s SR™ PIP (Surface Replacement Proximal Inter Phalangeal) replacement finger joints to reduce pain, […]

Financial

Neomend Completes $30M Funding with Clarus Ventures, Other Investors

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Neomend, Inc., an innovator in sealant and adhesion-prevention products for the surgical marketplace, announced today it has completed a funding round of $30 million, with Clarus Ventures, LLC investing $17 million. Also joining the Series D funding round were the other major investors in Neomend: Sanderling Ventures, Novo Ventures, […]

Biologics

ETEX Corporation Announces Distribution Agreement With OrthoPediatrics Corp.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ — ETEX Corporation, an advanced biomaterials company, announced today a distribution agreement with OrthoPediatrics Corp., of Warsaw, Indiana. OrthoPediatrics will market and sell ETEX’s nanocrystalline calcium phosphate on a non-exclusive basis in the United States and Canada. The ETEX bone graft portfolio complements pediatric orthopedic and spine surgery as illustrated in […]