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Obex announces Germitec wins Prix Galien Award for it’s Breakthrough Technology in Ultrasound Infection Prevention

Germitec’s Hypernova Chronos Wins Prestigious Prix Galien Award for First-of-its-Kind UV-C Ultrasound Probe High Level Disinfection System. The Prix Galien Award, considered an equivalent of the Nobel Prize in biopharmaceutical research and medical technology research, has honoured Germitec’s Hypernova Chronos as the Best Medical Device for 2020. The technology is reducing the risk of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs), which are estimated at 5-10% of hospitalised patients every year, resulting in substantial morbidity and mortality.  It has been rigorously tested to kill high-risk cancer strains [...]

Obex Medical Ltd to distribute NanoVibronix products in New Zealand

NANOVIBRONIX ANNOUNCES UROSHIELD AND PAINSHIELD MEET NEW ZEALAND MEDICINES AND MEDICAL DEVICES SAFETY AUTHORITY REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS ELMSFORD, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– NanoVibronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAOV), a medical device company that produces the UroShield® and PainShield® Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) Portable Ultrasonic Therapeutic Devices, today announced that its UroShield and PainShield meet the New Zealand Medical Devices Safety Authority regulatory requirements and have been added to the official WAND database in accordance with the Regulations. Coupled with this approval, the company signed an agreement, [...]

Obex Medical Ltd Acquires Downs Distributors Ltd

It is with much excitement that we share with you the news of the acquisition of Downs Distributors Ltd by Obex Medical Ltd. The acquisition, which was completed on 1st December 2020, brings two established and reputable organisations together under the same ownership banner.  The combined strength of both companies, its breadth and skillset will place us in a unique position to offer our customers with unrivalled product solutions delivering on the ultimate objective to enhance your patient outcomes in [...]

The Insides Co. and Obex Medical Announce NZ Distribution Agreement

Obex Medical is delighted by their latest partnership with The Insides Company. One of the first products to come to market will be the novel device The Insides™ System fi For patients with temporary ileostomies a serious side effect is fluid and nutrient loss. The Insides™ Systemfi is a pump that can reinfuse the output contents from the stoma safely back into the patient’s large bowel. The Insides Company’s innovative device will prevent many of the associated risks and complications [...]

Obex announces Germitec nomination for the 2020 Prix Galien Award for Best Medical Device

Germitec, Hypernova Chronos has been nominated for the 2020 Prix Galien Award for Best Medical Device This prestigious Prix Galien Award each year, recognises outstanding achievements in 5 categories Medicines, Research Work, Medical Devices, E-Health and Accompanying Patient, that improves the global human condition. Originally founded in France in 1970, is now awarded in ten countries around the world with France as our Prix Galien Award country. “This nomination not only highlights the breakthrough technology behind Hypernova Chronos in High Level [...]

Angiodroid Acquires New Feature

Obex is delighted to announce the Angiodroid Automatic CO2 Injector now has a new injection synchronisation feature.  The injection synchronisation software developed with Philips will significantly reduce X-ray dose. Contact Obex for more details.         Discover Angiodroid here  – The Automatic CO2 Injector

COOK Medical Biotech Webinar Series

These free-to-attend CPD webinars have been organised by British Journal of Hospital Medicine and supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Cook Biotech, Inc, West Lafayette, IN, USA. The top national and international experts in the field will provide surgeons, nurses and wound care specialists with the latest insights and updates on tissue regeneration and healing, with the aim of further developing clinical skills and knowledge. Topics to be covered are: – The role of ECM in tissue healing – Biologics: can we [...]

Obex Medical achieves Telarc ISO:45001 – the global occupational health and safety management system standard

We are pleased to announce our recent certification with ISO:45501. Obex is committed to improving employee safety, creating safer working conditions and reducing  workplace risk. Some of the benefits of achieving accreditation include; reductions in staff turnover, absenteeism and lost productivity; integration with other recognised management systems and reducing our health and safety risks within the workplace. We look forward to maintaining this standard and working with our employees in providing a safe and healthy working environment. For further information: Telarc H&S ISO45001