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PuraCath Medical Shows Significant Reduction in Causes of Peritonitis in Peritoneal Dialysis International Journal

San Francisco, California (March 7, 2017) – PuraCath Medical has published the result of its recent research on its ultraviolet (UV) light-based peritoneal dialysis catheter connection system in Peritoneal Dialysis International (PDI), the official Journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis. PDI is a major source of knowledge in the field of peritoneal dialysis and aims […]

PuraCath Medical Receives 510(k) Clearance for the FireFly™ Peritoneal Dialysis Connector Disinfecting System

PuraCath Medical, an emerging company in the development of technologies to reduce infections in patients with intravascular and peritoneal catheters, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance for its FireFly™ Peritoneal Dialysis Connector Disinfecting System from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This regulatory determination by the FDA gives PuraCath clearance to market […]

PuraCath Medical Presents Data on the Company’s Proprietary Infection Reduction Technology during the National Science Foundation’s SBIR Phase II Grantee Conference

Atlanta, Georgia (June 2, 2015) – PuraCath Medical, an emerging company in the development of technologies to reduce infections in patients on dialysis therapy, announced today that the company was a featured presenter during the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) 2015 Phase II Grantee Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia. PuraCath presented […]

PuraCath Medical Presents Study at National Kidney Foundation 2015 Spring Clinical Meetings

Company presents new data on the effectiveness of UV light to purify peritoneal dialysis catheter connections across a wider range of microorganisms that contribute to infections in PD patients Dallas, Texas (March 27, 2015) – PuraCath Medical, an emerging company in the development of technologies to reduce infections in patients with intravascular and peritoneal catheters, […]

PuraCath Medical Presents Data at 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Nephrology

Company presents study on the effectiveness of UV light to purify peritoneal dialysis catheter connections PuraCath Medical, an emerging company in the development of technologies to reduce infections in dialysis patients, announced today that it presented scientific data during Kidney Week 2014 demonstrating the ability to reduce bacterial growth in a simulated peritoneal dialysis delivery […]

KHI stakeholders conference 2014 – June 11-12, 2014

To advance scientific understanding of the kidney health and patient safety implications of new and existing medical products and to foster development of therapies for diseases that affect the kidney by creating a collaborative environment in which FDA and the greater nephrology community can interact to optimize evaluation of drugs, devices, biologics, and food products.