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Apnex Medical Inc.

Division of Cyberonics Inc./Apnex Medical Inc.
www.apnexmedical.com

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New-Gen Devices Offer Sleep Apnea Patients Alternative CPAP Routes

With half or more of all diagnosed obstructive sleep apnea patients who need continuous positive airway pressure machines unwilling or unable to use these devices, there’s a large unmet need for an alternative treatment. Startups are rising to the challenge with neuromodulation platforms, a mouthguard-like suction device, a nasal device with microblowers, and a vibrating device that nudges patients to turn on their sides.

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea: CPAP Under Pressure As New Market Segments Awaken

An estimated 15 million Americans have obstructive sleep apnea severe enough to warrant treatment, but this field has been chronically underserved by traditional continuous positive airway pressure systems that are inconvenient and uncomfortable to use. To address this problem, CPAP manufacturers are making design improvements to optimize comfort and compliance; at the same time, promising new technologies are emerging – including neurostimulation devices for OSA – that could help reshape the future management of this often overlooked, but serious disorder.

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Implantable Devices
    • Monitoring Equipment & Devices
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Respiratory, Pulmonary
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Cyberonics Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Bob Atkinson, CEO
    Steve Bolea, VP, R&D
  • Contact Info
  • Apnex Medical Inc.
    Phone: (651) 757-4300
    2890 Centre Pointe Dr.
    St. Paul, MN 55113
    USA
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