Pivotal Trial of ALung’s Artificial Lung Technology Reaches Record Enrollment

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The UK-based REST Trial of the Hemolung RAS is now the world’s largest trial of extracorporeal lung support. PITTSBURGH – September 4, 2018 – ALung Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, announced today that over 250 patients have been enrolled in … Continued

ALung Initiates Enrollment in Pivotal Trial of the Hemolung RAS for the US Market

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PITTSBURGH (February 27, 2018) – ALung Technologies, Inc., today announced that it has initiated patient enrollment in its VENT-AVOID Trial of the Hemolung RAS. The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® recently enrolled the first study subject at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The VENT-AVOID Trial is the world’s first pivotal trial of extracorporeal carbon dioxide … Continued

ALung Receives IDE Approval to Conduct VENT-AVOID Trial of the Hemolung RAS for the US Market

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PITTSBURGH (September 27, 2017) – ALung Technologies, Inc., today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) to conduct a pivotal clinical trial of the Hemolung® Respiratory Assist System for the treatment of adults with severe acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The FDA’s approval of the … Continued

ALung Submits IDE Application to FDA Seeking Approval to Conduct Pivotal Study of the Hemolung RAS

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PITTSBURGH (April 25, 2017) – ALung Technologies, Inc., announced today the submission of its Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval to conduct a pivotal clinical study of the Hemolung < Respiratory Assist System for the treatment of adults with severe acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary … Continued

ALung Technologies Closes $36 Million Financing

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Investment led by Philips and UPMC to fund pivotal trial of artificial lung technology. PITTSBURGH (April 11, 2017) – ALung Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, announced today the closing of a $36 million Series C financing, including existing convertible notes. … Continued

ALung Technologies Forms Trial Steering Committee

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Renowned physicians will oversee landmark trial of the Hemolung RAS in patients with COPD. PITTSBURGH (November 15, 2016) – ALung Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, announced today the formation of its Trial Steering Committee (TSC) for its upcoming pivotal trial … Continued

ALung Launches Next Generation Extracorporeal CO2 Removal System

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New Hemolung CR4 Controller provides unparalleled features and simplicity. The Hemolung CR4 Controller, part of the Hemolung Respiratory Assist System, provides extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) for patients suffering from acute respiratory failure.  Pittsburgh, PA (February 12, 2015) – ALung Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients … Continued

ALung Receives Marketing Clearance for Hemolung RAS in Australia

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Partners with Medtel Australia as Distributor Pittsburgh, PA (January 14, 2015) – ALung Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, today announced that it has received marketing clearance from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for its Hemolung Respiratory Assist System (RAS). … Continued

ALung Releases its 2014 Year in Review Summary

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Pittsburgh, PA (December 23, 2014) – ALung Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, today released its first Year in Review Summary, covering 2014. ALung experienced significant year over year growth in 2014, with utilization of its Hemolung Respiratory Assist System (RAS) … Continued

First US Patient Supported with the Hemolung RAS

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Pittsburgh, PA (July 2, 2014) – ALung Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal (ECCO2R) technologies for treating patients with acute respiratory failure, issued the following statement today from ALung Chairman and CEO Peter DeComo: “Yesterday, the Associated Press reported on the first ever use of our Hemolung RAS in the … Continued