ALung gets Canadian approval to sell Hemolung system

4 February 2013 Recent News

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times, February 1, 2013

ALung Technologies has received its first government clearance to start selling its Hemolung Respiratory Assist System, reaching a key milestone in the company’s development.

The company in January secured a Health Canada license, which means it can now commercialize the product in Canada, CEO Pete DeComo said.

“Canada just happens to be the first; we are being reviewed in other countries,” he said. “We believe that a number of countries will follow soon and expect within the month to have the limited approval in Australia, and we expect that Europe will soon approve us and bestow on us the CE …

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