FDA approves the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart for destination study

February 5th, 2015

SynCardia Systems Inc., Tucson, Ariz., has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to conduct a clinical study of the effectiveness of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart for permanent use, also called destination therapy. The FDA approved the SynCardia Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) application in December to conduct the study in 19 patients […]

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Ironclad and Performance On Hand enter distribution agreement

February 4th, 2015

Work gloves maker Ironclad Performance Wear Corp. of Farmers Branch, Texas, has entered into a long-term distribution agreement with its Australian partner, Performance On Hand for Australia, New Zealand and surrounding regions. Ironclad makes technical, task-specific, performance work gloves, and continues to leverage its position in the safety, construction and industrial markets through the design, […]

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Cleantech introduces eco-friendly dyeing machine

February 3rd, 2015

A new air-fluid, dual-use dyeing machine from Cleantech Solutions International Inc. uses both air flow and fluid flow in the dyeing process. It allows users to customize the dyeing process according to the specific type of textile. It’s equipped with a series of specialized and patented components, including nozzles, cloth wheels and cloth spreaders, which […]

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Reebok, Kendrick Lamar team up on video

February 2nd, 2015

Athletic shoemaker Reebok and best-selling rap artist Kendrick Lamar have teamed up to make a video celebrating creativity that they hope will inspire and empower youth to become their best selves through programs designed to provide a positive alternative to the streets. Helmed by acclaimed music-video director Anthony Mandler and shot at various locations around […]

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