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- April 26, 2016
Study shows patients, surgeons and hospitals experience reduce total costs when undergoing thyroidectomy performed with Ethicon’s HARMONIC device compared to conventional clamp, cut and tie method
- April 14, 2016
Broadens Ethicon’s surgical solutions with a focus on unmet needs, while providing NeuWave Medical with the ability to accelerate innovation and expand global footprint
CINCINNATI, OH - April 05, 2016
Ethicon Demonstrates Global Commitment to Fighting Obesity and Diabetes through STAMPEDE Trial
CINCINNATI, OH - March 07, 2016
NeuWave Medical Technology Offers Minimally Invasive Intervention Option for Patients with Soft Tissue Lesions
SOMERVILLE, NJ - March 05, 2016
75 Percent of Patients Achieved Rapid and Reliable Hemostasis within Three Minutes When Treated with EVARREST®, Compared to 45 Percent Treated with TachoSil®
Somerville, NJ - March 01, 2016
The EVARREST® Fibrin Sealant Patch and the EVICEL™ Airless Spray Accessory (ASA) were recently designated “Innovative Technologies” by Vizient – the largest member-owned health care services company in the U.S. Vizient provides strategic sourcing solutions to its 100,000 members and affiliates, formerly known as VHA, Inc., a national health care network of not-for-profit hospitals; UHC, an alliance of the nation’s leading academic medical centers; and Novation, a group purchasing organization.
New Brunswick, N.J. - December 10, 2015
Today, Johnson & Johnson announced the formation of Verb Surgical Inc., an independent surgical solutions company, in collaboration with Verily Life Sciences LLC (formerly Google Life Sciences). This new company was formed in connection with the strategic collaboration between Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson medical devices company, and Google Life Sciences, which was announced in March 2015. Scott Huennekens, an experienced business leader with over 20 years in the medical device industry, has been appointed as Verb Surgical’s President & CEO.
Cincinnati, OH - December 02, 2015
Study shows patients who underwent thyroidectomy with Ethicon’s HARMONIC FOCUS® compared to conventional clamp, cut and tie method experienced improved efficiency without increasing the risk of complications
Cincinnati, OH - November 16, 2015
ECHELON FLEX™ Powered Vascular Stapler with Advanced Placement Tip Provides Superior Access and Hemostasis Equivalent to Conventional Devices
Cincinnati, OH - September 14, 2015
Ethicon, a leading global provider of medical devices, today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for HARMONIC FOCUS®+ Long Shears with Adaptive Tissue Technology.