ThermalTherapeutic Systems, Inc. Announces a Strategic Alliance With Applied Medical Products and Solutions, Inc.

Oct 25, 2010, 08:04 ET from ThermalTherapeutic Systems, Inc.

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- ThermalTherapeutic Systems, Inc., the developer of a highly portable platform technology designed to standardize hyperthermic perfusion treatments, today announced a strategic alliance with Applied Medical Products and Solutions of Boston, MA.

"With significant expertise and reach in the perfusion, diagnostic and therapeutic markets, Applied Medical Products and Solutions not only provides our company with immediate access to the medical community in the greater New England area, but possess a deep understanding of the emerging opportunities in the broader market with respect to critical perfusion services and applications," said Raymond F. Vennare, President and CEO of ThermalTherapeutic Systems, Inc.

"We are very selective about the products that we represent and the companies with whom we work," said Giovanni Cecere, President of Applied Medical. "The VERATHERM™ perfusion system developed by ThermalTherapeutic Systems clearly fits our criteria of innovation, precision and safety."

ThermalTherapeutic Systems, Inc. was founded in 2006 by a team of experts in the field of hyperthermic perfusion, medical device manufacturing, molecular diagnostics and technology commercialization. ThermalTherapeutic Systems is a product development company and the VERATHERM Portable Hyperthermic Perfusion System is the company's first product offering.

Applied Medical Products and Solutions focuses on the sale, distribution and support of perfusion, diagnostic and therapeutic products. "Our twenty years of experience in the medical device and clinical support industries has made us keenly aware of the need for standardization," said Stephen Salvati, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "We are excited about the possibilities that the VERATHERM platform technology brings to the market." In addition to ThermalTherapeutic Systems, Applied Medical Products and Solutions represents Medtronic, Vitalitec and Spectrum Medical.

About the VERATHERM Portable Hyperthermic Perfusion System: The intended use of this device is to raise the core temperature of the thoracic or peritoneal cavity by continuous lavage with circulating warmed, physiologically compatible sterile solution, according to a protocol selected by a physician.

About Applied Medial Products and Solutions: Applied Medical Products and Solutions is a medical device distribution company delivering innovative and specialized surgical applications and technologies. The company strives to improve patient outcomes by providing clinicians comprehensive medical products and technologies in the greater New England Region.

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