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Dec 16, 2014, 08:35 ET
Art meets Science! Visit: OlympusBioScapes.com for awesome microscope images!

Fruit Flies And Flowers And Brain - Oh My!

From algae to zebrafish, amazing glimpses of the unseen universe viewed through microscopes earned top prizes this week in the 2014 Olympus...

Dec 15, 2014, 10:30 ET
FDA clearance: NBI has visualized Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) lesions in an additional 17 percent of patients, as compared to white light. Blue and green light are strongly absorbed by hemoglobin (blood) and appear darker than normal tissue.

FDA Clears Olympus' Narrow Band Imaging® (NBI) for Effective Targeting of Bladder Cancer Biopsies and Improved Visualization of Tumor Margins

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

Dec 09, 2014, 15:18 ET
View of the newly constructed pool and outdoor patio space at Union at Carrollton Square.

Olympus Property acquires Union at Carrollton Square

Olympus Property has announced the acquisition of Union at Carrollton Square, a 311-unit luxury Class-A apartment community centrally located in...

Nov 19, 2014, 15:50 ET
Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisitions of Mosaic in downtown Dallas. This image displays the pool deck area with stunning views of downtown Dallas.

Olympus Property Acquires Mosaic in downtown Dallas

Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of The Mosaic, a 440-unit luxury urban high-rise apartment community located in downtown...

Nov 05, 2014, 16:01 ET
Legends at Ridgeview Ranch is a Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 480 units situated on almost 34 acres.  Built in 1999, Legends at Ridgeview Ranch offers resort-style amenities that include a clubhouse, two swimming pools, golf course views, a fitness center, a business center, basketball court, and direct access garages.

Olympus Property and Artemis Real Estate Partners Acquire Legends at Ridgeview Ranch

Olympus Property and Artemis Real Estate Partners are proud to announce a third joint venture with the acquisition of Legends at Ridgeview Ranch....

Nov 05, 2014, 15:55 ET
Mirador at River City is a Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 276 units situated on over 17 acres. Built in 2007, Mirador at River City offers resort-style amenities, including a clubhouse, spa, swimming pool with outdoor grilling, 24-hour fitness center, business center, billiard room, tennis court, basketball court, bark park, playground, detached and attached garages.

Olympus Property Acquires Stovall and Mirador At River City in Jacksonville, Florida

 Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of two assets: Stovall and Mirador at River City adding two highly desirable Class "A"...

Nov 05, 2014, 15:39 ET
Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of Kenwood Club at the Park located in Katy, Texas.

Olympus Property Acquires Kenwood Club in Katy, Texas

 Olympus Property announces the acquisition of Kenwood Club at the Park, a Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 320 units...

Oct 20, 2014, 08:45 ET
Olympus VisiGlide 2 guidewires provide precise handling for sensitive anatomy in the biliary tract.

Olympus Expands VisiGlide Guidewire Lineup to Deliver Full Spectrum Solution for Endoscopies in the Biliary Tract

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

Oct 01, 2014, 18:15 ET

Olympus' Matt Boyd Promoted to Vice President

Stamford-based Olympus Partners is pleased to announce that Matt Boyd has been promoted to Vice President. Matt joined Olympus in 2011 and has...

Sep 22, 2014, 08:30 ET
Olympus DIEGO(R) ELITE Multidebrider(R) paired with Brainlab Kick(R) Navigation increases efficiency and safety of complex ENT surgeries. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus)

Olympus Partners with Brainlab as Exclusive Distributor for ENT Products in U.S. Market

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

Sep 08, 2014, 09:30 ET
The Olympus QuickClip Pro offers new innovations for hemostatic clipping with rotational control and open and close capabilities, providing versatile, responsive and effective performance. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus)

Olympus Launches New Hemostasis Clip with Advanced Control for GI Endoscopy

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

Aug 21, 2014, 16:31 ET

Olympus Keeps On Truckin'

Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners has acquired Innovative XCessories & Services, LLC ("IXS"), a leading provider of upfit services...

Jul 11, 2014, 13:00 ET
Olympus Property Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Olympus Property)

Olympus Property Acquires The Woodlands in Tyler, Texas

Olympus Property announces the acquisition of The Woodlands, a beautiful 256 unit living community in Tyler, Texas. The Woodlands is the fourth...

Jun 11, 2014, 10:24 ET
Olympus' ENDOEYE FLEX 3D articulating videoscope received the "Breakthrough Innovation Technology Award" at the Premier, Inc. 2014 Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition. The Olympus ENDOEYE FLEX 3D is the world's only articulating HD 3D video laparoscope that helps restore the surgeon's natural 3D vision and depth perception during surgical procedures. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus)

Olympus' ENDOEYE FLEX 3D Articulating Videoscope Receives Breakthrough Innovation Technology Award at Premier, Inc.'s 2014 National Breakthroughs Conference

 Olympus, a global technology leader in delivering innovative diagnostic and therapeutic solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among...

Jun 05, 2014, 14:30 ET
Olympus' ENDOEYE FLEX 3D articulating videoscope was named the "Breakthrough Technology of the Year" at the annual American Technology Awards Showcase, succeeding last year's winner Google Glass. The Olympus ENDOEYE FLEX 3D is the world's only articulating HD 3D video laparoscope that helps restore the surgeon's natural 3D vision and depth perception during surgical procedures. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus)

Olympus ENDOEYE FLEX 3D Recognized as Breakthrough Technology of the Year at American Technology Awards Showcase

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

May 28, 2014, 11:31 ET
The GIF-1TH190 is the first one-channel therapeutic gastrointestinal videoscope to offer HD observation capabilities and NBI in a new, slimmer scope design, making it ideal for most upper GI procedures. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus Medical Systems Group)

Olympus Launches First HD Single-Channel Therapeutic Gastroscope for Advanced Diagnosis and Treatment of GI Tract

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

May 21, 2014, 15:56 ET

Olympus Practices What it Pregis

 Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners has acquired Pregis Corporation ("Pregis"), a leading global provider of innovative protective...

May 15, 2014, 08:31 ET

Olympus Receives Three Edison Awards for Healthcare Product Innovation

Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and...

May 08, 2014, 08:31 ET
The BF-XP190 is the industry's slimmest true videoscope, the scope of choice for small anatomy bronchoscopy.

New Frontiers in Lung Disease: Olympus Launches Two New Endoscopes for Peripheral and Small Anatomy Bronchoscopy

Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative diagnostic and therapeutic solutions in Medical and Surgical...

May 05, 2014, 08:31 ET
Olympus' ENDOCAPSULE 10 System offers new innovations for capsule endoscopy with outstanding visualization, improved efficiency and enhanced user features for optimal clinical performance and improved patient comfort. (PRNewsFoto/Olympus)

Olympus Launches New, Minimally Invasive Innovation for Capsule Endoscopy Procedures

 Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions in Medical and Surgical Products, among other core...