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GalaForm 3D surgical scaffold receives FDA 510K clearance

April 28, 2017

The GalaForm 3D surgical scaffold, which can be used in plastic and reconstructive surgery, has garnered FDA 510K clearance, according to a statement from Galatea Surgical.

The product is based on P4HB bioresorbable polymer technology from Tepha Inc., according to the statement. The scaffold has a reinforcing rim that has the capacity to uplift the body’s natural shape, is easier to place than other scaffolds, and offers a shortened procedure duration, according to the statement. The FDA indication is for soft tissue support along with repairing, elevating and reinforcing soft tissue in areas that require it.

Allergan completes acquisition of Zeltiq Aesthetics, CoolSculpting

April 28, 2017
Allergan announced it has completed its acquisition of Zeltiq Aesthetics for $2.4 billion in cash. Zeltiq’s proprietary controlled-cooling fat-reducing treatment…
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Platelet-rich plasma injections show efficacy in facial skin biostimulation

April 27, 2017
Platelet-rich plasma poor in leukocytes demonstrated improvement in facial skin biostimulation, according to study results published in Dermatologic Surgery
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Botulinum toxin A shows efficacy in treating upper platysma area of lower face

April 27, 2017
Botulinum toxin A was effective at treating the upper platysma muscle area, showing that the area of the lower face can be safely modulated by neuromodulators, according…
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