"Faxitron is thrilled about our new partnership with Health Beacons," said Faxitron CFO & COO Donogh O'Driscoll. "The LOCalizer is poised to become the new standard of care in surgical localization of non-palpable breast lesions. Just as Faxitron pioneered and developed the market for intraoperative specimen radiography, we are excited to champion Health Beacons' technology for localization. Pending 510(k) clearance of the LOCalizer by the FDA, we look forward to further expanding our sales and clinical applications teams to support our market development program both in the United States and globally through our distribution channels."
Commenting on their new partnership with Faxitron, Health Beacons CEO Nancy Confrey said, "we are delighted to be partnering with a company with such a highly valued brand in the breast surgery market. The Health Beacons team is excited to be working with Faxitron to establish the LOCalizer as the new standard for localization."
To learn more about the LOCalizer please visit www.faxitron.com/Localizer
*The LOCalizer is currently pending 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is not available for sale. The LOCalizer may also be subject to other international regulatory approval or licensing requirements, and product availability may vary according to geographical location."
About Faxitron® Bioptics, LLC
Faxitron is the industry leader in cabinet x-ray systems for specimen radiography, research, and NDT applications. For more than 50 years, Faxitron has defined cabinet x-ray by continuing to develop best in class x-ray sensor technology and innovative systems. In recent years our product portfolio has expanded to include disposable medical equipment to meet the evolving needs of our customers. Faxitron has a global install base of over 8,000 systems and is present in all top 10 US cancer centers.
About Health Beacons, Inc.
Health Beacons is a medical device company that designs and manufactures marking systems to help physicians navigate surgical procedures. The company's RFID Localization System, or LOCalizer™, is a tool designed to provide guidance to surgeons during the removal of non-palpable breast lesions.
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