Manufacturer of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and functional measurement (FM) devices ensures product safety with clinivation’s Design Assurance solution.
Natick, MA, December 10, 2007 – clinivation, Inc. announced today that Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC) has selected clinivation’s Design Assurance solution.”Volcano is clearly an emerging leader in the diagnosis and treatment of vascular and structural heart disease,” said Joseph Kozikowski, M.D., clinivation’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “We are pleased that Volcano’s senior management has selected clinivation to help position their products for continued growth and expansion,” he continued.Clinivation’s design assurance solutions integrate and leverage quality systems, regulatory process, and design engineering, enabling customers to launch better medical systems faster. Company-tailored Design Assurance solutions are designed and executed in full compliance with the latest industry best practices, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), International Conferences on Harmonization (ICH) Guidelines, and regulatory requirements across region.
About Volcano Corporation
Volcano Corporation offers a broad suite of devices designed to facilitate endovascular procedures, enhance the diagnosis of vascular and structural heart diseases and guide optimal therapies. The company’s intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) product line includes ultrasound consoles that can be integrated directly into virtually any modern cath lab. Volcano IVUS offers unique features, including both single-use phased array and rotational IVUS imaging catheters, and advanced functionality options, such as VH(TM) IVUS tissue characterization. Volcano also provides functional measurement (FM) consoles and single-use pressure and flow guide wires. Currently, more than 2,700 Volcano IVUS and FM systems are installed worldwide, with approximately half of its revenues coming from outside the United States.
For additional information, please visit www.volcanocorp.com.