BTL Industries Inc (BTL), manufacturer of the EMSCULPT body-contouring device and other products for non-invasive body-shaping procedures, has filed a complaint with the United States International Trade Commission (ITC), asking the Commission to prevent Allergan Limited, Allergan Inc, Allergan USA Inc, Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc, Zeltiq Ireland Unlimited Company (Allergan), and Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH, Germany (Zimmer) from importing products that infringe BTL's patents into the United States.
A particular challenge in clinical trials is recruiting potential participants. According to author Cher Zavala, there is a clear need to improve study recruitment rates — and the best way to do this is to use a multifaceted approach.
Dietary fish oil supplementation may reduce oxidative stress and inflammatory skin responses in individuals exposed to fine particulate air pollution for short periods of time, according to study results published in the British Journal of Dermatology.
Osteopore International Pte Ltd, a Singapore-headquartered company leading the way in regenerative bone implants, announces the success of its technology in a new medical procedure that took place in Brisbane, Australia, in December last year, BioSpace reports.