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  • Given Receives FDA Clearance for New PillCam
    YOQNEAM, Israel―Given Imaging, a pioneer of capsule endoscopy, this week announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for the next-generation PillCam, SB 3, to detect and monitor small -bowel abnormalities associated with ...More
    August 15, 2013 Posted in News
  • STERIS Joins Practice Greenhealth
    Mentor, OHIO—STERIS Corporation, a global provider of advanced infection prevention, surgical, GI and perioperative workflow products, today announced joining Practice Greenhealth, a national membership health organization that supports environmental best practices. ...More
    August 12, 2013 Posted in News
  • AirClean Systems Releases New Scope Storage Cabinet
    RALEIGH, N.C.—AirClean Systems this week announced the release of its latest probe storage product. The CleanShield endoscope storage cabinet provides a dedicated storage area to protect endoscopes from damage and minimizes environmental contamination of the disinfected ...More
    August 9, 2013 Posted in News
  • CS Medical Releases Storage Cabinets for TEE Probes
    CREEDMOOR, N.C.―CS Medical this week announced that the company now offers TEE probe storage cabinets. CS Medical is part of the TEE (transesophageal echocardiogram) probe care field and recognized the need for a secure, dedicated method for storing TEE probes after ...More
    August 9, 2013 Posted in News
  • Companies Partner on Technology for Gastro-Cancer Detection
    VANCOUVER, Canada―Verisante Technology, Inc., a company that specializes in cancer detection technology, announced today that it has entered into a collaboration with the BC Cancer Agency and Fujian Normal University in China to develop a new application for the company's ...More
    August 7, 2013 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • STERIS and DeMeo Start Sterilization Training Program
    MENTOR, Ohio—STERIS University, an educational portal of STERIS Corporation offering continuing education for healthcare industry professionals, and Michele DeMeo, CRCST, CSPDT, have partnered to offer the DeMeo Legacy Series of training and motivational materials. DeMeo is ...More
    July 22, 2013 Posted in Content Library
  • US Endoscopy Releases Infinity Cytology Device
    MENTOR, Ohio—US Endoscopy, a company that specializes in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, today announced the release of the Infinity cytology device. ...More
    July 16, 2013 Posted in News
  • STERIS and DeMeo Start Sterilization Training Program
    MENTOR, Ohio―STERIS University, an educational portal of STERIS Corporation offering continuing education for healthcare industry professionals, and Michele DeMeo, CRCST, CSPDT, have partnered to offer the DeMeo Legacy Series of training and motivational materials. ...More
    July 15, 2013 Posted in News
  • Olympus Unveils New Medical Learning Center
    CENTER VALLEY, Pa.―Olympus, a medical-and-surgical equipment company, today unveiled a new medical learning center in the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania. ...More
    July 2, 2013 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • Just How Many GI Endoscopes are Unclean?
    According to a study from 3M's infection prevention division, three out of every 20 flexible gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopes were found to harbor unacceptable levels of body matter that could lead to infection. ...More
    June 10, 2013 Posted in Blog