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Temperature Management Devices Are Hot

Doctors have long theorized that being able to precisely warm (hyperthermia) and cool (hypothermia) patients, depending on their conditions and surroundings, would be beneficial in a variety of neurological and cardiovascular procedures. This has given rise to a group of medical device companies formed in the mid-to-late 1990s dedicated to developing temperature management systems. The big question has ben whether clinical data would validate the bets these companies made in this space. Early clinical data released recently has been positive, and large companies are interested in this area, sparking the first major temperature management deal.
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Cool is Hot: The Promise of Hypothermia

Medical researchers have known for more than 50 years that cold can be an important cardio- and neuroprotectant, but concerns about the side effects of deep hypothermia and sloppy, time-consuming procedures turned physicians away. Advances in device design as well as new research on the value of mild hypothermia have unlocked the potential of the therapy to function as a temperature management tool in surgery and critical care, to protect against injury from emboli in cardiac surgery, in resuscitation and trauma, and perhaps the biggest opportunities, in stroke and heart attacks.
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Medical Device's Ice Age

Medical researchers have known for more than 50 years that cold can be an important cardio- and neuroprotectant, but concerns about the side effects of deep hypothermia and sloppy, time-consuming procedures turned physicians away. Advances in device design as well as new research on the value of mild hypothermia have unlocked the potential of the therapy to function as a temperature management tool in surgery and critical care, to protect against injury from emboli in cardiac surgery, in resuscitation and trauma, and perhaps the biggest opportunities, in stroke and heart attacks.
Medical Device Platform Technologies

Cardeon Corp.

The only known cerebro-protectant that has been shown to reduce the severity of stroke and ischemia is cold. Cardeon is therefore developing devices based on the principle of hypothermia to protect the brain against damage during or after cardiovascular and other surgical procedures. The company's technology also segments the brain circulation from the corporeal circulation to keep the brain free of emboli.
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  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Cardeon Corp.
  • Senior Management
  • Wilfred Samson, Pres. & CEO
    Deryl Banks, CFO
  • Contact Info
  • Cardeon Corp.
    Phone: (408) 253-3319
    10161 Bubb Rd.
    Cupertino, CA 95014
    USA
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