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10/22/14 - AVACEN Medical Announces FDA Clearance of First Medical Device with Internal Game Mode
--AVACEN Medical announced today that its AVACEN 100 Class II medical device received 510 OTC clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This clearance allows the AVACEN 100 to be marketed over the Internet for: the temporary relief of joint pain associated with arthritis; muscle spasms; and minor strains and sprains. In' Game Mode,' the t
10/22/14 - Centric Medicalâ?¢ Announces FDA Clearance of TARSA-LINKâ?¢ Internal Fixation System for Foot and Ankle
Centric Medical, a new division of Life Spine, Inc., which focuses on developing surgical implants for the treatment of distal extremity pathology, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has given 510 marketing clearance to its TARSA-LINK system, for internal bone fixation of fractures, fusions, and osteotomies in the foot and a
10/22/14 - FDA approves Auxilium's Xiaflex to treat Dupuytren's Contracture [EMBIN (Emerging Markets Business Information News]
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a supplemental Biologics Application for Auxilium Pharmaceuticals' Xiaflex to treat up to two Dupuytren's contracture joints in the same hand during a single treatment visit. Xiaflex is approved in the US, EU, Canada and Australia to treat adult DC patients with a palpable cord. Auxilium Pharmaceutic
10/22/14 - FDA approves more manufacturing facilities for Halozyme's Hylenex recombinant production [EMBIN (Emerging Markets Business Information News]
Halozyme Therapeutics has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for new contract manufacturing facilities used in the production of Hylenex recombinant. The approval allows the use of the Cook Pharmica manufacturing facility in Bloomington, Indiana for the production of bulk rHuPH20, the active ingredient used in Hylenex, and t
10/22/14 - FDA Grants Clearance to Proceed with Clinical Study - New Drug Candidate from Vivolux Could Overcome Drug Resistance
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week-- Vivolux, a pharmaceutical company specialized in cancer treatment, announced that the FDA has granted clearance to proceed with VLX1570 to clinical phase I/II for treatment against relapsed and/or refractory multiple myeloma. The clinical study will be conducted in collaboration with the Memori
10/22/14 - Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. Receives FDA Approval For New Cranberry Flavor Of PREPOPIK® Sodium Picosulfate, Magnesium Oxide, And Anhydrous Citric...
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. Receives FDA Approval For New Cranberry Flavor Of PREPOPIK ® Sodium Picosulfate, Magnesium Oxide, And Anhydrous Citric Acid. To offer an alternative choice in bowel preparation, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. will introduce a new cranberry flavor option of PREPOPIK in January 2015. Gastroenterology business unit at Ferri

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