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Apr 13, 2010, 16:27 ET
Ethicon Endo-Surgery's New Echelon Flex(TM) 45 Endopath(R) Stapler.

Ethicon Endo-Surgery to Introduce New Echelon(TM) Flex 45 Endopath(R) Stapler for System-Wide Compression and Natural Articulation

Ethicon Endo-Surgery (EES) announced today it is introducing a new Echelon Flex™ 45 Endopath® Stapler intended to provide surgeons with...

Mar 30, 2010, 08:30 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Announces Receipt of Offer to Purchase Breast Care Business

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES), a Johnson & Johnson company, today announced it has received an irrevocable, unconditional offer from Devicor...

Feb 19, 2010, 16:45 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Announces Agreement with Hologic Inc. To Resolve Patent Disputes

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Hologic, Inc., and Hologic...

Oct 26, 2009, 09:01 ET

New Studies Demonstrate Benefits of Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy and Colectomy When Compared to Open Surgery

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced results from two newly published studies that demonstrate a minimally invasive approach in three common...

Oct 12, 2009, 09:09 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Launches New Echelon Flex(TM) Endopath(R) Stapler That Delivers Echelon(TM) Compression, Now With Natural Articulation

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced the launch of the Echelon Flex(TM) Endopath® Stapler, which delivers system wide compression in...

Oct 12, 2009, 09:07 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Unveils Full Energy Portfolio for First Time at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc., today unveiled its broad portfolio of energy delivery devices at the 95th Annual Clinical Congress of the...

Oct 12, 2009, 09:05 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces Innovation-Enabling Solutions Across the Spectrum of Surgery at ACS

Ethicon Endo-Surgery introduced several novel surgical solutions at the 95th Annual Clinical Congress of the American College of...

Oct 08, 2009, 08:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Wins Prestigious International Design Award for Innovative Development of HARMONIC FOCUS(TM)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced the company won a Gold 2009 International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) for the research and design process...

Sep 08, 2009, 09:04 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Expands REALIZE(TM) Solution

Building on the success and popularity of REALIZE mySUCCESS(R) for REALIZE(TM) Band patients, Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. announced today it...

Jul 28, 2009, 17:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Holds Metabolic Surgery Scientific Forum Featuring Research By Top Scientists

Ethicon Endo-Surgery held a scientific symposium at the 26th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery...

Jul 09, 2009, 16:00 ET

First Patient of NOTES Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Study Successfully Treated With Ethicon Endo-Surgery Devices

CINCINNATI, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. today announced the successful treatment of the first patient of its IDE feasibility...

Jun 03, 2009, 09:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Studies Presented at DDW Demonstrate Potential of Pure NOTES Surgery With Company's Toolbox

CINCINNATI, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. today announced that multiple studies presented at the 2009 Digestive Disease Week...

May 28, 2009, 19:54 ET

FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Approval of the SEDASYS(R) System

Panel Votes in Favor of Use by Physician/Nurse Teams to Deliver Minimal-to-Moderate Propofol Sedation Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced that...

Apr 22, 2009, 14:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Novel Investigational Notes and SSL Devices Featured in 15 Presentations at Sages

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced the company's novel, investigational* devices, including its NOTES Toolbox(TM), are featured in 15 studies...

Apr 22, 2009, 13:03 ET

FDA Grants Ethicon Endo-Surgery Approval of Its IDE Application to Commence Study of Notes Toolbox(TM)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted approval of the company's Investigational Device...

Apr 10, 2008, 01:00 ET

Study Showed Minimally Invasive Surgery Reduced Risk of Hospital-Acquired Infections Compared to Open Surgery

PHILADELPHIA, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SAGES 2008 ANNUAL MEETING - Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced results from a new study showing...

Mar 27, 2008, 01:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Submits Application to FDA for Approval of the SEDASYS(TM) System - the First Computer-Assisted Personalized Sedation System

CINCINNATI, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery announced today that the company has submitted a Premarket Approval (PMA) application...

Sep 28, 2007, 01:00 ET

FDA Approves REALIZE(TM) Adjustable Gastric Band for Morbid Obesity

CINCINNATI, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved for...

Apr 09, 2007, 01:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Files for FDA Approval of New Gastric Band for Treatment of Morbid Obesity

CINCINNATI, April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company, today announced that it has submitted...

Apr 08, 2005, 01:00 ET
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 04/08/2005

Colon Cancer Survivor Coach Norm Stewart Encourages Fans to Earn a Blue Star During March Madness

ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- During the NCAA basketball season, Blue Devils probably come to mind more than blue stars. However, when it...