LONDON, UK AND PLANO, TX Belluscura PLC, in conjunction with its exclusive research partner Separation Design Group, announced today the recent filing of a broad patent application.
The latest patent application, titled “Improved Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Device, System and Related Methods,” involves incorporating and expanding their existing oxygen enrichment patent portfolio into an innovative, next generation portable artificial lung and a novel wound care treatment device.
Commenting on the patenting activities, Bob Rauker, CEO of Belluscura, said: “We are very excited about our next generation oxygen technology. With the anticipated launch of our X-PLO2R™ portable oxygen concentrator later this year into the respiratory treatment field where over 250 million people suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), the third leading cause of death, it is critical that we continue to innovate into the ever-expanding oxygen therapy market”.
Background to Belluscura
Belluscura (www.belluscura.com) was established in the UK in December 2015 with the objective of improving healthcare through innovation. We are currently developing a proprietary oxygen concentrator system with a planned commercial release in 2019 that will be used to deliver supplemental long-term oxygen therapy to patients suffering from chronic respiratory conditions such as COPD, asthma, occupational lung diseases and pulmonary hypertension.
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