Author Archives: Charles Moore

Ventec’s VOCSN System, a 5-in-1 Portable Respiratory Device, Coming into Use

Ventec Life Systems announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) clearance to the company’s VOCSN life support device, which combines five respiratory therapies into one portable unit. VOCSN incorporates a critical care ventilator, a 6 l/min portable oxygen concentrator, a touch-button cough assist, a hospital-grade suction system, and…

Sunovion Supports U.S. COPD and Epilepsy Awareness Month in November

Marlborough, Mass.-based Sunovion Pharmaceuticals is supporting several advocacy initiatives during the month of November in observance of the coinciding Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Epilepsy Awareness Months in the U.S., as well as World COPD Day on Nov. 16. Sunovion, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma…