• HealthTrust Grants Repair Contract to EndoChoice
    BRENTWOOD, Tenn., and ALPHARETTA, Ga.—EndoChoice, Inc., announced today that it has been awarded a group purchasing agreement with HealthTrust Purchasing Group, L.P. (HealthTrust) for endoscope repair, effective May 1, 2012. ...More
    April 9, 2012 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • Boston Scientific Launches Biliary Transhepatic Stent System
    NATICK, Mass.—Boston Scientific Corporation recently announced the U.S. and international launch of the WallFlex® Biliary Transhepatic Stent System. This third-generation stent platform is now available with a percutaneous delivery system designed for use by interventional ...More
    April 2, 2012 Posted in News
  • EndoChoice, Inc. Expands Headquarters by 70 percent
    ALPHARETTA, Ga.—EndoChoice, Inc. has expanded its headquarters in Alpharetta, increasing its space by 70 percent. This is the third time in two years that EndoChoice has increased its square footage to keep up with the company’s growth. ...More
    February 28, 2012 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • Byrne Releases GI Endoscope-Lumen Pre-Cleaning Device
    CONROE, Texas―Byrne Medical, a company that specializes in disposable infection-prevention products, this week announced the official launch of the Mini PULL THRU small-channel cleaning device for GI endoscopy and pulmonary labs. ...More
    January 24, 2012 Posted in News
  • EndoChoice to Receive 'Deal of the Year' Award
    ALPHARETTA, Ga.―EndoChoice, Inc. announced this week that it's being recognized by Georgia Bio as the 2011 "Deal of the Year" for pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical companies. ...More
    January 10, 2012 Posted in News
  • Update on PillCam COLON 2 Pivotal Trial Enrollment
    YOQNEAM, Israel―Given Imaging, a manufacturer of GI medical devices and a pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced that approximately 700 patients have been enrolled in the company's PillCam COLON 2 pivotal trial, and more than 500 patients have ingested PillCam COLON ...More
    January 4, 2012 Posted in News
  • STERIS Launches Family of Endoscopy Products
    STERIS Corporation yesterday announced the launch of a new segment of consumable products designed for the reprocessing needs of endoscopy customers. The Revital-Ox group of products addresses all aspects of the process, from pre-cleaning and transport through cleaning and ...More
    November 15, 2011 Posted in News, Industry Issues, Procedures
  • Companies Partner on New Endo Pathology-Reporting Tool
    Olympus, a medical and surgical products company, and Caris Diagnostics, a provider of expert anatomic pathology services, have partnered to introduce a new automated pathology reporting interface. ...More
    October 31, 2011 Posted in News, Industry Issues, Procedures
  • Healthmark Industries Launches New Website
    Healthmark Industries announced the unveiling of its new website this week. The redesigned site features a cutting-edge look and is more user-friendly, making it easier for customer navigation, Healthmark reported. Products, news, education and support materials are ...More
    October 27, 2011 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • Byrne Medical Launches Verifind Protein-Detection Kit
    Byrne Medical, a company that specializes in disposable infection-prevention solutions, recently launched its Verifind Protein Detection Kit. By swabbing any surface, Verifind can detect protein residues within 1 microgram sensitivity, Byrne reported. Clinicians and ...More
    October 20, 2011 Posted in News, Industry Issues