Company to Heighten Focus on New Products and Technologies in Emerging Therapy Areas
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2012-- Lake Region Medical, a global development and manufacturing partner to leading medical device companies, will highlight its original development manufacturing capabilities, services and technologies at the EuroPCR annual conference in Paris, France - May 15-18.
Lake Region is timing the announcement of its research and development focus for emerging therapies in the cardiovascular, structural heart and peripheral vascular markets with EuroPCR and will highlight sensor-based capability out of its SMART(TM) Wire Technology platform.
"As a strategic development partner to leading OEM medical device manufacturers, Lake Region remains committed to delivering unmatched quality and innovation," said Toby Ahlbrecht, Group Manager, Interventional Vascular Products at Lake Region. "We are ramping up new product and technology development in the areas of access, delivery and retrieval for emerging clinical therapies. Our strategic focus in cardiovascular, structural heart and peripheral vascular therapies has enabled Lake Region to grow its clinical expertise in areas such as transcatheter cardiac valve repair, renal denervation and tibiopedal retrograde access. An increased corporate investment in R&D, in conjunction with a specialty physician advisory board, enables Lake Region to develop unique delivery systems for emerging therapies." Lake Region Medical will be exhibiting at EuroPCR at booth #F24.
About Lake Region Medical Founded in 1947, Lake Region is a global leader in the development and manufacture of OEM devices, supplying the world's largest medical device companies with minimally invasive delivery solutions. It is an industry expert in developing and marketing medical devices to meet unique clinical challenges for cardiovascular, stimulation therapy, neurovascular, and peripheral vascular applications, and serves all major markets worldwide. Lake Region collaborates with top physicians and leading university research facilities on new product developments and has established development and distribution partnerships with industry leading medical device companies throughout the world.
Based on the changing dynamics of the U.S. healthcare industry, LRM remains well positioned to provide strategic R&D partnership opportunities with major medical device companies, including: -- Increased investment in R&D to support customers in development of non-core devices. Preferred vendor for leading OEMs -- Innovation unique to the market -- Product and technology platforms with competitive advantages -- Proven, reliable quality and service -- High-volume manufacturing and supply chain management To learn more about its Original Development Manufacturer capabilities and Research and Development initiatives, contact Lake Region Medical, or John McKay.
CONTACT: Marketing Mavericks John Mckay, 612-636-3535 firstname.lastname@example.org KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MINNESOTA INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY NANOTECHNOLOGY HEALTH BIOTECHNOLOGY CARDIOLOGY MEDICAL DEVICES RESEARCH SCIENCE SOURCE: Lake Region Medical Copyright Business Wire 2012 PUB: 05/10/2012 02:30 PM/DISC: 05/10/2012 02:30 PM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20120510006649/