Short takes: Philips, 3B Medical, Peter Farrell

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Frost & Sullivan has awarded Philips with the 2017 North American Home Ventilation Product Leadership Award for its Trilogy line of homecare ventilators. Frost & Sullivan presents this annual award to the company that has developed a product with innovative features and functionality, gaining rapid acceptance in the market…3B Medical has received FDA clearance for two new CPAP masks. The Viva Nasal Mask and the Numa Full Face Mask are now available for ordering…Peter Farrell has been recruited to the advisory board of BioTech Holdings. Farrell is the founder and chairman of the board of ResMed and also serves on several other boards and councils, including MIT Dean of Engineering Advisory Board and the Executive Council of the Division of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Biotech is a company working to enhance the efficacy of stem cells.