Vestech has been assisting Prostacare P/L, the owners and developers of a novel treatment for Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH), in the development of their product including the IP strategy and working towards regulatory approval under CE Marking and through the FDA. Working with the German vendors and the Singaporean based clinical researchers, Vestech has been […]
Vestech has been working with Headsafe, led by Dr Adrian Cohen, a senior lecturer at the University of Sydney to develop a practical, immediate and reliable means of assessing visual evoked potentials (VEPs) in a real world setting. Typically VEPs are measured in a lab and take some time, this new method takes two minutes […]
Dr Greg Roger has been appointed to the Prostheses List Advisory Committee (PLAC) by the Minister of Health, the Hon Sussan Ley. As part of the government’s agenda to reform the cost of medical devices, the committee has been tasked with advising the government on additional changes to the prosthesis list. As a former board […]
Vestech, working with Cryptych P/L, Spinal Developments P/L and Sabre P/L has developed a sterile, single-use driver for the Precision screw. The driver, which securely grips the screw and releases it once inserted, without moving parts, is now available in a sterile single use pack allowing surgeons and hospitals greater flexibility in utilizing the Precision […]
Vestech is working closely with Sabre Medical to validate Sabre’s ETO sterilization process for the Precision Screw developed by Cryptych. The validation process is scheduled for completion within a month. Sabre Medical’s efforts in bringing this service to the medical device community in Australia are to be commended.
Vestech helps achieve CE Mark, TGA approval and FDA clearance for Cryptych’s innovative spinal implant.
Vestech recently visited the Archibald Prize exhibition during a Corporate Sponsors evening, taking up the opportunity to view the artworks without the usual hustle and bustle of regular gallery hours. Good corporate citizenship is a key guiding principle of Vestech. Additionally, exposure to the creative arts stimulates the mind and assists in the inventive process. Plus […]
The Australian Institute of Physics is holding a one day seminar entitled “Physics of the Mind”. With speakers covering aspects of the mind from Buddhist meditation through to computers that can win at Jeopardy, it is sure to be a thought provoking day.
The time is now for Australia to take definitive steps to promote a thriving Medical Device sector which employs people, creates wealth and improves Australia’s future in a competitive world. CSL’s decision to locate a new plant in Switzerland speaks to the need for the AIM Tax Incentive, which has been clearly shown.
Vestech headlined the Medical Devices Seminar, sponsored by ICN WA, on August 12th, 2014. Attendees from across industry heard from Vestech’s CEO, Dr Greg Roger, as well as Dr Cheryl McRae of the TGA, James Brennan of Design and Industry and Dr Stewart Washer of Cynata Therapuetics.