Military IDEO to be manufactured for civilian population

07/30/2013 | WOAI-TV (San Antonio)

A Seattle-based company has purchased patent rights to the Intrepid Dynamic Exoskeletal Orthosis, or IDEO, which was developed by prosthetist Ryan Blanck, a civilian employee at the Center for the Intrepid in San Antonio, Texas. Until now, only military personnel had access to the device, which helps patients with lower-limb injuries regain movement and avoid amputation. Blanck, who is leaving the Center for the Intrepid to be a partner in the Seattle firm, had donated the patent to the military -- and will now be buying it back.

View Full Article in:

WOAI-TV (San Antonio)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Project Manager RA - 15000003MD
Santa Clara, CA
Director, Site Quality Management
Minneapolis, MN
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical
Boehringer Ingelheim
Junior to Mid-Level FDA Associate
Morgan Lewis
Washington, DC