Zeus Honored as a Supplier to Award Winning Product
Zeus has been recognized for its role as supplier to Medical Design Excellence Award (MDEA) winning SAVI® breast brachytherapy applicator, submitted and manufactured by Cianna Medical.
Orangeburg, SC (April 13, 2010) - Zeus, Inc., a global leader in material science and high performance polymer extrusions, announces it has been identified as a supplier to a MDEA winning product. The winning product, the SAVI breast brachytherapy applicator, is manufactured by Cianna Medical. The SAVI applicator is a single-entry, multicatheter device for the delivery of radiation therapy for early breast cancers. Its innovative design enables physicians to customize radiation and offer the benefits of breast conservation therapy to more patients. The MDEA presentation ceremony will be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at the Medical Design & Manufacturing Exposition in New York. For more information about the award, visit www.MDEAwards.com.
The MDEA competition was established in 1998 and is organized by Canon Communications LLC. The program recognizes world-wide companies and individuals who are responsible for creating innovative medical devices. Entries are evaluated by an independent team of experts from multiple disciplines on the basis of design and engineering features. Awards are offered in 10 categories, such as finished packaging and radiological and electromechanical devices.
“Zeus is honored to be a supplier to Cianna Medical and part of their design winning device at the 2010 MDEA ceremony. The SAVI Applicator is truly an innovation in the field of breast cancer treatment,” said Bob Jennings, Zeus Vice-president, Sales and Marketing. “This is a testament to our continued commitment and contribution to medical device development and next generation therapies.”
About Zeus, Inc.:
Zeus, Inc. is headquartered in Orangeburg, SC USA. Zeus is a world leader in material science and the production of high-performance polymer tubing used in demanding applications; operating multiple facilities in North America and internationally. Zeus products and services are preferred by companies in medical, automotive, electrical, fluid handling, aerospace, and mechanical markets. For more information, visit www.zeusinc.com.