News from Olympus A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jan 15, 2016, 12:09 ET

Olympus Receives 510(k) Clearance for TJF-Q180V Duodenoscope

 Olympus announced today that FDA has cleared the 510(k) for the TJF-Q180V duodenoscope with modifications to the device design and labeling....

Jan 13, 2016, 10:53 ET

Olympus Releases Statement in Response to US Senate HELP Committee Report

 The Democratic staff of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions released today a report that is an important...

Dec 18, 2015, 14:29 ET
Olympus Property acquires Midtown in Nashville, Tennessee

Olympus Property Acquires Midtown in Nashville, Tennessee

 Olympus Property closes out a successful 2015 with the acquisition of Midtown in Nashville, Tennessee, the third asset acquired in Olympus...

Dec 15, 2015, 09:35 ET
Olympus announced today an exclusive partnership with Terumo to extend its EndoTherapy guidewire line-up to provide the proven, preferred GLIDEWIRE Endoscopic Hydrophilic Coated Guidewire to gastroenterologists across the U.S. The GLIDEWIRE(R) Endoscopic Guidewire is used for biliary endoscopy, or endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), enabling physicians to diagnose and treat problems in the gallbladder, bile ducts, pancreas and liver, such as gallstones, strictures, leaks resulting from trauma or surgery, and cancers.

Olympus to Distribute Terumo GLIDEWIRE®, Endoscopic Hydrophilic Coated Guidewire for Gastroenterological Endoscopy

 Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Dec 09, 2015, 21:00 ET

Olympus Partners Announces Promotions

Stamford, Conn.-based Olympus Partners today announced two promotions effective at the beginning of 2016. Jason Miller has been promoted to...

Nov 30, 2015, 09:35 ET
Olympus is introducing its first endoscopic balloon dilator, EZDilate. EZDilate offers enhanced precision and control through all phases of endoscopic balloon dilation with efficient navigation through difficult anatomy, easier placement and positioning within the stricture, and accurate achievement of target diameters.

Olympus Launches its EZDilate™ Multi-Stage Endoscopic Balloon Dilator

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Nov 24, 2015, 11:07 ET

Olympus Tests M&A Market, Engineers Sale of PSI

Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners is pleased to announce the sale of Professional Service Industries, Inc. ("PSI") to Intertek Group...

Nov 02, 2015, 19:02 ET
Olympus Property acquires Alexan Arts in the Art District of Dallas, Texas

Olympus Property Acquires Alexan Arts in Dallas, Texas

Olympus Property continues to make 2015 an impressive growth year with the acquisition of Alexan Arts in Dallas, Texas near Olympus' headquarters...

Nov 02, 2015, 17:57 ET

Olympus Closes the Door on Woodcraft Investment

Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners is pleased to announce the sale of Woodcraft Industries, Inc. to Quanex Building Products...

Oct 28, 2015, 09:24 ET
The Palais de Tokyo in Paris plays host to the latest PERSPECTIVE PLAYGROUND concept event, 'Explore the Art of Imaging'. An exclusive artistic exhibition designed by Olympus, the Playground will run from October 28 to November 25 2015. The Paris Playground creates unique visual and emotional experiences. It showcases works by forward-thinking international artists, from colourful to minimalistic, striking graphics to bold geometrics. Each piece expresses its creator's personal vision and perspective on what imaging is and how it should be experienced. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus Europe)

PERSPECTIVE PLAYGROUND se inaugura en París

La excepcional exposición de arte llega al Palais de Tokyo   El Palais de Tokyo, icónico edificio de París dedicado al arte...

Oct 05, 2015, 14:00 ET

Olympus O-Bronch App Named Silver Recipient for "Best App for Healthcare Professionals" by MM&M

 Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Oct 05, 2015, 07:30 ET
Olympus announced today a new version of its SONICBEAT surgical device. The new SONICBEAT will broaden and enhance the entire Olympus THUNDERBEAT portfolio to meet a variety of surgical needs.

Olympus SONICBEAT Ultrasonic Technology Features New Handle Design with Improved Ergonomics

 Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Oct 01, 2015, 12:25 ET

Olympus Successfully Bags Liqui-Box Investment

Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners has acquired Liqui-Box Holdings, Inc. ("Liqui-Box"), a leading global player in the bag-in-box...

Sep 22, 2015, 08:30 ET

Olympus Receives Edison Silver Award for its DIEGO® ELITE Multidebrider®

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Sep 10, 2015, 14:14 ET
Olympus Property acquires Wimberly at Deerwood in Jacksonville, Florida.

Olympus Property Acquires Wimberly at Deerwood in Jacksonville, Florida

 One week after the successful acquisition of Elevation in Chandler, Arizona, Olympus Property is proud to report the closing of Wimberly at...

Sep 10, 2015, 08:05 ET
Olympus introduced today the 510(k) cleared CleverCut3V Distal Wireguided sphincterotome. CleverCut3V DW promotes safety and efficiency through advanced technology such as the CleverCut coating, which insulates the proximal portion of the cutting wire, helping to prevent such tissue damage and associated complications such as perforation.

Olympus Introduces New CleverCut3V Sphincterotome, Delivering Cannulation Efficiency with Effortless Device Exchange

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Sep 03, 2015, 17:25 ET
Olympus Property has acquired Elevation in Chandler, Arizona

Olympus Property Acquires Elevation in Chandler, Arizona

Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of Elevation, a beautiful Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 163 units...

Sep 01, 2015, 07:12 ET

Olympus støtter bands, der er på vej frem, med udstyr af høj kvalitet

Talent alene er ikke nok til at få et gennembrud: Det er også vigtigt at promovere sig selv. Derfor stiller Olympus et nyt OM-D E-M5...

Sep 01, 2015, 07:11 ET

Olympus tukee uusia ja lupaavia yhtyeitä korkealaatuisilla laitteilla

Pelkkä lahjakkuus ei tee kuuluisaksi: itseään pitää osata myös markkinoida. Tästä syystä Olympus...

Sep 01, 2015, 07:08 ET

Olympus støtter kommende band med høykvalitetsutstyr

Talent alene gjør deg ikke til en stjerne. Vel så viktig er selvpromotering. Dette er grunnen til at Olympus tilbyr nye band gratis bruk...