Industry Partners News

July 14, 2016
AUSTIN, Texas-Alafair Biosciences Inc., an emerging medical device company, announced today that it received 510(k) clearance from the FDA to market and sell its tendon product, VersaWrap™ Tendon Protector, in the US. VersaWrap™...
July 14, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. John Sheets who has been appointed as the new director of FDA’s premarket review office for devices. Sheets is a UF alumnus and a former UF BME external advisory board member. Prior to joining the FDA, Sheets was appointed...
June 13, 2016
Exactech, a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products and biologic materials for extremities, knee, hip and spine, announced an expansion of its long-standing partnership with the University of Florida (UF) through naming of...
May 05, 2016
The Celebration of Biotechnology is an outdoor event showcasing the life sciences community in the region and throughout Florida. Now, in its 13th year and hosted by RTI Surgical and UF Sid Martin Biotech Institute, the Celebration continues to...
March 21, 2016
Originally published by Alisson Clark, UF NEWS Shirley Pincus woke up in her hospital bed and waited for the pain.Years of failed surgeries had eroded her optimism. The pain always came back.A nerve block hadn’t helped. Amputating the tips of two...
December 10, 2015
On November 16, the department of Biomedical Engineering at UF hosted the 4th Annual Pruitt Research Day. Pruitt Research Day is designed to showcase the quality of student research projects conducted during the academic year, as well as to inspire...
September 26, 2015
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering is proud to announce our newest industry partner: Sigma Aldrich Corporation.Sigma-Aldrich Corporation is an American life science and high technology company with over 9,600 employees...
September 14, 2015
Please join us for a special seminar presented by Dr. Brian Thomas of Stryker Sustainability Solutions! Stryker is the leading provider of reprocessing and remanufacturing services for medical devices as well as comprehensive recycling and...
September 07, 2015
The Tim Brahm Endowed Term Professorship in Biomedical Engineering was founded in 2015 to bolster a collaborative research partnership between the University of Florida J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering and the...
June 16, 2015
SPECIAL EVENT: “Geraldo Rivera Show” to Feature AxoGen, Inc. CEO Karen Zaderej on Helping Our Injured Military Members – First in a Series of Three Interviews Interview Airs June 16, 2015, Host Geraldo Rivera, 10:52 AM ET | 9:52 AM CT | 7:52 AM PT...

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