Bioscience

Lanx announces improved patient outcomes with ASPEN MIS Fusion System

Lanx announces improved patient outcomes with ASPEN MIS Fusion System

BROOMFIELD - Lanx Inc. announced new clinical data shows lumbar fusion with its ASPEN MIS Fusion System may lead to improved patient outcomes and lower hospital costs compared to lumbar fusion... Read More

By: Steve Friday October 19, 2012 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Dan Gladney, Lanx, lumbar fusion, pedicle screws, Robert Tatsumi

McKee gynecologic surgeon marks 500th robotic surgery

McKee gynecologic surgeon marks 500th robotic surgery

LOVELAND - McKee Medical Center gynecologist and surgeon John Crane, M.D., recently performed his 500 th robotic surgery, Banner Health announced. Dr. Crane, a gynecologist with Banner... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 21, 2012 0 comments Tags: Banner Health, Dr. John Crane, Intuitive Surgical, McKee Medical Center, robotics

Industry data shows Colorado's bioscience sector outpaced national growth since 2001

DENVER - Colorado now ranks in the second tier of five tiers of bioscience states and is one of only three states that grew more than 1,000 new jobs in its medical device sector, according to data... Read More

By: Steve Monday July 2, 2012 0 comments Tags: Battelle/BIO

Joint implant material created at CSU now working in humans

FORT COLLINS -- A new, longer-lasting joint implant material developed by a Colorado State University professor in conjunction with an Indiana company has been implanted into a London patient and is... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday June 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: BioPoly LLC, CSU Ventures, Schwartz Biomedical, Susan James

Innovative head and neck cancer trial announced at CU Cancer Center

DENVER - Doctors at the University of Colorado Cancer Center announced today a new clinical trial that tests the combination of a DNA repair inhibitor, a growth factor inhibitor and intensity... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday June 12, 2012 0 comments Tags: Dr. David Raben, Olaparib

Banner Health takes lead in $100 million Alzheimer's prevention study

Banner Health takes lead in $100 million Alzheimer's prevention study

PHOENIX - Phoenix-based Banner Alzheimer's Institute (BAI) will work closely with the National Institute of Health, Genentech and the University of Antioquia in Colombia in a first-ever... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday June 12, 2012 1 comments Tags: Alzheimer's, Banner Health, Genentech