Citations with the tag: IRIDEX Corp
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- IRIDEX reports 8% sales increase for 2nd quarter.
// Biotech Financial Reports; Sep99, p1
Reports on IRIDEX Corp.'s announcement of an increase in sales for the quarter ending July 3, 1999. Comparison with the 1998 second quarter; Net income for the quarter; Factors contributing to sales increase.
- Iridex introduces new lasers to European market.
// Ocular Surgery News Europe; Sep2010, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p19
The article previews the IQ 532 and IQ 577 retinal lasers from Iridex.
- Product Briefs.
// Biomedical Business & Technology; Nov2009, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p29
The article previews the FlexFiber, a laser fiber probe intended for effective delivery of laser energy during ear, nose and throat (ENT) procedures, from Iridex.
- Laser energy: Index receives patent for technology.
// Ophthalmology Times; 10/1/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 19, p12
The article reports on the patent received by Iridex Corp. for its technology which was designed to provide ophthalmologists with fine dose control of laser energy during eye surgery.
- Endophotocoagulation easier with new laser probe.
Benner, Jeffrey D. // Ophthalmology Times; 10/15/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 20, p57
Features the BriteLight Illuminating EndoProbe, a medical delivery device from IRIDEX Corp. Product design; Usage; Benefits from the device.
- In Brief.
Benner, Jeffrey D. // Ophthalmology Times; 5/15/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p3
The article offers updates related to ophthalmology including the license agreement between Allergan Inc. and Molecular Partners AG for a phase II propriety therapeutic protein in treating neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and diabetic macular edema and a patent issued by the...
- Iridex Launches New MicroPulse Module.
Benner, Jeffrey D. // Review of Ophthalmology; Nov2011, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p83
The article reports on the expansion of Iridex Corp. for its product offerings with the launch of a module for its MicroPulse laser technology.
- Iridex leads the way with retinal innovation; eyes cataract and glaucoma markets.
Dlugoss, Mark L. // Ophthalmology Times; 8/15/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p3
Reports on the success of the Iridex Corp. in the ophthalmic laser photocoagulation market in the U.S. Contribution of the company to eye-care providers; Treatment for retinopathy of prematurity, retinoblastoma, and uncontrolled recalcitrant glaucoma; Provision of treatment for patients with...
- Laser Evolution: True Yellow Meets Solid State.
Kent, Christopher // Review of Ophthalmology; Jun2007 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p21
The article evaluates the 577-nanometer (nm) solid-state laser from Iridex Corp.
- Iridex signs licensing deal with Quantel for MicroPulse.
Kent, Christopher // Medical Device Daily; 11/12/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 219, p4
The article reports on the signing of a global patent licensing agreement by Iridex and Quantel Medical in 2012.
- Alcon to pay $1.5M plus royalty fees for Irede GreenTip rights.
Kent, Christopher // Medical Device Daily; 11/16/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 220, p2
The article reports on a license and distributional deal between U.S. medical equipment developers Iridex and Alcon which focuses on the royalty fees of 1.5 million U.S. dollars paid by Alcon for the distribution of Iridex Green Tip Soft Tip Cannula family of products in the country.
- Cutera acquires Index aesthetic unit.
Kent, Christopher // Ophthalmology Times; 2/1/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p3
The article reports on the binding agreement between Iridex Corp. and Cutera Inc. in the U.S. which involves the purchasing of Iridex's assets worth 5.1 million U.S. dollars.
- Index lasers receive FDA clearance.
Kent, Christopher // Ophthalmology Times; 9/15/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p83
The article reports that Iridex Corp. has received the 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Mountain View, California. The clearance were given for the laser systems from the company as well as its devices to deliver laser energy. According to the company's president...
- Iridex wins U.S. patent for laser handpieces.
Kent, Christopher // Medical Device Daily; 5/4/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 86, p8
The article reports on the patent issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office covering Iridex's group of specially designed laser handpieces for invasive ophthalmic surgical.
- Trial nears in patent infringement lawsuit, Iridex vs. Synergetics USA.
Kent, Christopher // Medical Device Daily; 3/13/2007 Vol/Issue pub error, Vol. 11 Issue 48, p3
The article reports that the jury trial for the patent infringement lawsuit between Synergetics USA and Iridex will take place on April 16, 2007. Iridex alleges that a Synergetics adapter used to interface Synergetics laser probe products to Iridex laser sources infringes its U.S. patent No....
- Deals roundup.
Kent, Christopher // Medical Device Daily; 3/4/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 43, p3
The article reports that 75,698 shares of common stock were purchased by Iridex from American Medical Systems.
- Iridex gets adjustable eye surgery laser probe patent.
Kent, Christopher // Medical Device Daily; 7/30/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 147, p4
This article reports on the notification received by Iridex from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for an adjustable laser probe for use in vitreoretinal surgery.
- IRIDEX Eyes Strategic Options.
J. R. C. // Mergers & Acquisitions Report; 5/9/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 18, p5
Reports on the efforts of Mountain View, California-based IRIDEX Corp. in assessing strategic alternatives for its semiconductor-based business, as of May 2005. Decision of IRIDEX CEO Theodore Boutacoff to step down from his position and become chairman; Reasons behind the difficulty that could...
- Iridex Expands Oculight OR Line.
J. R. C. // Review of Ophthalmology; Nov2005, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p97
Reports on the application of Iridex Corp.'s OcuLight OR 532 NM in the operation room environment by otologists for otosclerosis and by ophthalmologists for retinal photocoagulation in the U.S. Features of light-emitting diode in the apparatus; Compatibility with laser indirect ophthalmoscope...
- IRIDEX launches updated Web site that targets eyecare professionals.
J. R. C. // Optometry Times; Dec2012, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p6
The article reports that IRIDEX Corp. has launched an ophthalmic focused Web site, at www. iridex.com, which features an education section for eyecare professionals.
- TTT4CNV Trial Reports Positive Results.
J. R. C. // Review of Ophthalmology; Jun2005, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p12
Reports that Iridex Corp. has announced a significant clinical benefit of patients with wet age-related macular degeneration from the transpupillary thermotherapy laser protocol (TTT). Improvement in the visual acuity of patients; Comparison of the efficacy of the TTT treatment with other...
- Former Alcon executive joins Iridex as CEO.
J. R. C. // Ophthalmology Times; 8/15/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 16, p8
Reports on the decision of Barry Caldwell to join Iridex Corp. as president and chief executive officer. Career history of Caldwell; Responsibilities of Caldwell at Iridex; Leadership achievements of Caldwell.
- IRIDEX to request NASDAQ hearing.
J. R. C. // Medical Device Daily; 6/4/2007, Vol. 11 Issue 106, p4
The article reports that IRIDEX is planning to request a hearing before the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (NASDAQ) listing qualifications panel following the receipt of the notice stating that the company is not in compliance with NASDAQ Marketplace Rule...
- FDA Clears Suite of Zeiss Cirrus Software.
J. R. C. // Review of Ophthalmology; Jul2009 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p62
The article evaluates several medical products including the Cirrus HD-OCT database from Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, the meibomian gland from Rhein Medical Inc., and the laser system from Iridex Corp.
- Tomey Offers Latest in Auto Lensmeters.
J. R. C. // Review of Ophthalmology; Aug2010, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p82
The article evaluates several ophthalmology equipment including the TL-2000C and TL-3000C auto lens-meters from Tomey USA, WAM-5500 for objective accommodation measurement from AIT Corp., and the Endoview Sapphire Lenses from Iridex Corp.
- Cosmetic lasers.
J. R. C. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal; Jun2003, Vol. 82 Issue 6, p462
Focuses on the solid-state DioLite 532 diode-pumped laser from Iridex Corporation, indicated for treating vascular and pigmented lesions. Capabilities of the laser; Information on Apex 800.
- PRODUCT MARKETPLACE.
J. R. C. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal; Sep2003, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p731
Features several products used in otolaryngology. Solid-state DioLite 532 diode-pumped laser from Iridex Corp.; ENT equipment for office and surgery used manufactured by MAHE International, Inc.; NasoVisc, the first viscoprotectant nasal mist introduced by Invotec International.
- Index launches two photocoagulators.
J. R. C. // Ophthalmology Times; 12/15/2009, Vol. 34 Issue 24, p6
The article reviews the IQ 532 dual-port ophthalmic green laser photocoagulator, and modular multi-wavelength laser photocoagulator from Iridex Corp.
- FDA Gives OK to Diode Laser for Hair Removal.
J. R. C. // Dermatology Times; Mar2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p53
Focuses on the United States Food and Drug Administration's approval of Iridex Corp.'s Iriderm Apex 800 diode laser system for hair removal.
- In Brief.
J. R. C. // Ophthalmology Times; 10/1/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 19, p13
The article offers news briefs in the ophthalmology sector in the U.S. Potentia Pharmaceuticals Inc. and the University of Pennsylvania have entered into an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement that allows the first to develop and to commercialize the latter's Compstatin class of...
- Cutera closes on $5M acquisition of the Iridex aesthetic business.
J. R. C. // Medical Device Daily; 2/6/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 24, p4
This section offers news briefs related to deals in the medical device industry in the U.S. The Iridex aesthetic business has been acquired by Cutera for 5.1 million U.S. dollars. Three medical office buildings in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina have been purchased by Griffin-American...
- InSightec completes Series C funding for nearly $30.9 million.
J. R. C. // Medical Device Daily; 12/11/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 239, p2
This section offers financial updates on several medical device manufacturers as of December 11, 2012. InSightec of Israel has completed its Series C financing totaling 30.9 million U.S. dollars. Iridex of California reported the preliminary results of its tender offer to purchase shares of its...
- New Products.
J. R. C. // Dermatology Times; May2005, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p108
The article evaluates various health products including products from Enzymes Inc., Iridex Corp. and Bio Med Sciences Inc.
- Optos Imaging, ETDRS Photos Comparable.
J. R. C. // Review of Ophthalmology; Jul2012, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p68
The article offers information related to various topics in ophthalmology. It says that Optos Inc. has revealed the comparison between Early Treatment Diabetic Retinopathy Study (ETDRS) protocol and Optos utra-widefield imaging. It states that the new Generation 2 (G2) Locking Frame Support from...
- Product Briefs.
J. R. C. // Medical Device Daily; 10/5/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 191, p9
The article evaluates several products including the FlexFiber, a laser fiber probe, from Iridex, the ResponseDX: Gastric genetic text panel from Response Genetics and the AortaScan AMI 9700 aortic measurement instrument from Verathon.
- Laser manufacturers announce mergers.
J. R. C. // Ophthalmology Times; 1/15/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p6
The article reports on the mergers announced by laser manufacturers in Australia. According to sources, Ellex Medical Lasers Ltd., designs and manufactures ophthalmic laser systems, has acquired Innovative Imaging Inc., manufacturer of ophthalmic diagnostic ultrasound systems. Meanwhile,...
- Laser affords multiple uses, benefits.
Charters, Lynda // Ophthalmology Times; Jan2011, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p20
The article focuses on the significance of micropulse laser trabeculoplasty (MLT) from Iridex Corp. in several laser procedures in the opthalmic practice. It notes that MLT allows fine control of the thermal spread and collateral damage in the trabecular meshwork. Physician Adam J. Lish reveals...
- Index settles with Synergetics.
Webb, Jennifer A. // Ophthalmology Times; 5/1/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p11
The article reports on the settlement of the patent dispute litigation between Synergetics USA Inc. (SUI) and Iridex Corp. (IC). SUI has agreed to pay $6.5 million on the eve of the trial. This agreement resolves a dispute over the type of connector used to attach probes used on the handheld...
- Product Briefs.
Webb, Jennifer A. // Medical Device Daily; 1/27/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 18, p10
The article reports on medical devices, including the blinded study of a non-invasive prenatal test of Aria Diagnostics, a clinical study using the MicroPulse laser therapy of Iridex and the launching of the P.L.E.A.S.E. Professional laser device of Pantec Biosolutions.
- SUPPLY CHAIN NEWS.
Webb, Jennifer A. // Materials Management in Health Care; Jun2010, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p9
The article offers news briefs related to the health care industry. The Iridex Corp. acquires the RetinaLabs Inc. The Global Medical Imaging LLC acquires the Trident Imaging Services LLC. The Cullman Regional Medical Center chooses the MedAssets Inc. for provision of revenue cycle technology,...
- Medical Devices Hook The IPO Market, Again.
Santini, Laura // Investment Dealers' Digest; 3/1/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 9, p8
Reports on the increase in the number of initial public offerings made by the medical devices industry in the U.S. Kinetic Concepts Inc.; Iridex Corp.; CardioGenesis Corp.; Exogen Inc.
- Micropulse laser may hold promise as option in clinical setting.
Charters, Lynda; Iwach, Andrew G. // Ophthalmology Times; 2/1/2009, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p30
The article examines the potential use of micropulse laser trabeculoplasty (MLT) using a specific diode laser in a clinical setting as well as in treating of glaucoma. During the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Andrew G. Iwach shares that MLT using a specific diode laser...
- Green laser can do double duty in hospital.
Charters, Lynda; Iwach, Andrew G. // Ophthalmology Times; 3/15/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p101
The article features Iridex Corp.'s OcuLight OR green laser for retinal photocoagulation. The system is used by otologists for otosclerosis and is compatible with laser indirect ophthalmoscopes and endophotocoagulation probes. The system is also energy efficient and does not require regular...
- B+L Debuts Soothe Xtra Lubricant Eye Drop.
Charters, Lynda; Iwach, Andrew G. // Review of Ophthalmology; Jun2010, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p106
The article previews several products related to eye treatment which include the lubricant eyedrops called Soothe Xtra Hydration by Bausch+Lomb Inc., the IQ 532 laser systems from Iridex Corp. and the BQ 900 light-emitting diode (LED)-powered slit lamp by Haag-Streit U.S.A.
- Iridex to help physicians on laser coding issues.
Charters, Lynda; Iwach, Andrew G. // Ophthalmology Times; 1/1/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p6
Reports that Iridex Corp. has started a laser reimbursement support program in the U.S. to offer physicians assistance on laser-related coding issues. Free program for all U.S. ophthalmologists who own or use photocoagulator or photodisruptor products.
- Laser system offers visible, infrared light capabilities.
Meszaros, Liz // Ophthalmology Times; 1/1/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p14
Reports on the OcuLight Symphony Laser System from Iridex. Revolutionary system that has both visible and infrared light capabilities in one unit; Smaller size, portability and ease of use; Promising addition to a retinal specialist's practice.
- laser industry report.
Meszaros, Liz // Laser Focus World; Jan2007, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p65
The article reports on developments related to the laser industry in the U.S. The engineers and executives from Mobius Photonics in San Jose, California are planning to informally launch its fiber-laser technology. An acquisition agreement for the laser aesthetic business of Laserscope has been...
- Product Briefs.
Meszaros, Liz // Medical Device Daily; 4/30/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 83, p10
This section offers news briefs concerning the medical equipment industry in the U.S. as of April 30, 2012. New data results were reported by GI Dynamics which demonstrate the feasibility and safety of re-implantation of EndoBarrier, a device for treating type 2 diabetes and/or obesity. A...
- Iridex, Synergetics head to court.
Webb, Jennifer A. // Ophthalmology Times; 4/15/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p8
The article reports on a lawsuit filed by Iridex Corp. against Synergetics USA Inc. over a patent infringement. After years of legal arguments, Iridex and Synergetics are headed to trial to settle a patent dispute over the type of connector Synergetics used on its handheld probes for laser...
- In Brief.
Webb, Jennifer A. // Ophthalmology Times; 7/1/2009, Vol. 34 Issue 13, p8
The article offers news briefs related to ophthalmology. Iridex Corp. in Mountain View, California has started shipping its laser systems (IQ 577) for patients with diseases that might affect their eyesight like diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. Alcon Inc. has started...