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MAKO Surgical Corp. Reports Operating Results for the First Quarter 2009

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 6, 2009 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) — MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO), a medical device company that markets both its robotic arm interactive orthopedic surgical platform and proprietary RESTORIS(r) implants for minimally invasive orthopedic knee procedures known as MAKOplasty(r), today announced its operating results for the […]

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Hologic Announces Second Quarter

BEDFORD, Mass. (May 4, 2009) – Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics, medical imaging systems and surgical products dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, today announced its results for the quarter ended March 28, 2009. Highlights of […]

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Orthofix International Announces Limited Market Release of Trinity(R) Evolution(TM) and Completion of First Surgical Procedure Using New Stem Cell-Bas

BOSTON, May 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ: OFIX) (the Company) announced today that the Company has begun the limited market release of Trinity(R) Evolution(TM) in collaboration with the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF). Trinity Evolution is a stem cell-based bone growth matrix designed to advance the surgical […]

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Integra LifeSciences Launches Coral(TM) Extended Tab Spinal Screw Series

PLAINSBORO, N.J., May 5, 2009 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) — Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) announced today the launch the Coral(TM) Extended Tab Spinal Screw series, a range of polyaxial pedicle screws designed to be used with the Coral(TM) Spinal System. The Coral(TM) Extended Tab Spinal Screw series will […]

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Alphatec Spine Introduces the GLIF(TM) (Guided Lateral Interbody Fusion) Technique and the ARC Portal Access System

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 04, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), the parent company of Alphatec Spine, Inc., a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spine disorders, with a focus on treating conditions related to the aging spine, introduced the […]

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Amedica Receives CE Mark for Valeo(TM) Ceramic Spinal Implant System Incorporating CSC Technology

SALT LAKE CITY, May 4 /PRNewswire/ — Amedica Corporation, an orthopedic implants company focused on silicon nitride ceramic technologies, announced today that it has received a CE (Conformite Europeene) mark for initial rollout of their spinal intervertebral spacers using novel CSC (cancellous-structured ceramic) technology. The CSC technology, made using Amedica’s […]

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DJO Incorporated’s Surgical Division and Lima Corporate Sign Product Distribution and OEM Agreement Contract

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DJO Incorporated, a global provider of products and services that promote pain management and musculoskeletal and vascular health, announced today that its surgical division, DJO Surgical, has signed an agreement with Italian based implant company, Lima Corporate. The strategic partnership will allow Lima Corporate to distribute select DJO […]

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CoreSpine Technologies(TM) Receives Clearance to Market Surgical Disc Preparation Device

MINNEAPOLIS, May 4 /PRNewswire/ — CoreSpine Technologies, a Minneapolis-based spinal device developer, announced today it has received 510(k) clearance to market from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its XTEND-ST(TM) Nucleus Removal System. “The clearance of the XTEND-ST device is truly a significant achievement for CoreSpine,” said Christine […]

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Integra LifeSciences Launches Atoll Occipital-Cervical-Thoracic System

PLAINSBORO, N.J., May 4, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) announced today the launch of the Atoll(TM) Occipital-Cervical-Thoracic (OCT) System, a posterior cervical spinal fixation system. With the addition of the Atoll(TM) OCT System, Integra Spine now offers spinal fusion solutions throughout the entire spine, from occiput […]