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Theragenics Company Profile

04:24 EDT 22nd March 2019 | BioPortfolio

Theragenics Corporation is a leader in the production and sales of implantable radiation devices ("seeds") used in thetreatment of cancer. The Company produces and sells TheraSeed(R), which is a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) licensed device, based on the radioactive isotope palladium 103 (Pd-103). The Company received FDA clearance

to market TheraSeed(R) in 1986 and commenced commercial production and product sales in 1987. Currently, TheraSeed(R) is used primarily in the treatment of early stage prostate cancer. In the treatment, TheraSeeds(R) are implanted ("seeding") into the prostate in a one-time, minimally invasive procedure. The radiation emitted by the seeds is contained within the immediate prostate area, killing the cancerous tumor while sparing surrounding healthy cells and organs from any significant dose of radiation. TheraSeed(R) has been shown in independent clinical studies to offer success rates that are comparable to or better than conventional therapies for the treatment of prostate cancer, while

being associated with a reduced incidence of adverse side effects.

Location

5203 Bristol Industrial Way
Buford
GA
30518
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 770-271-0233
Fax: 770 831 4369


News Articles [2 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Theragenics® to Provide Sales and Marketing for C4 Imaging’s New Orion™ HDR MRI Markers

C4 Imaging’s New Orion™ HDR MRI Markers Enable Clinicians to Accurately Perform Image Guided Procedures and Aid in the Treatment of Cancer Theragenics Corporation®...

Global Brachytherapy Market Data Survey Report 2025 [Report Updated: 01011970] Prices from USD $1500

SummaryThe global Brachytherapy market will reach Volume Million USD in 2018 with CAGR xx% 20182025. The main contents of the report including:Global market size and forecastRegional market size, prod...

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Companies [5 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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Galt Medical (www.galtmedical.com), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Theragenics Corporation® (www.theragenics.com), manufactures and distributes vascular access products used in ...

CP Medical

CP Medical, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Theragenics Corporation® (www.theragenics.com), has been a leading manufacturer and distributor of wound closure and specialty surgical...

Theragenics Corporation®

Theragenics Corporation (NYSE: TGX) operates two business segments: its surgical products business and its brachytherapy seed business. The surgical products business (www.cpmedic...

Theragenics Corporation

Theragenics Corporation(NYSE: TGX) operates two business segments: its surgical products business and its brachytherapy seed business. The surgical products business (www.cpmedica...

Theragenics

Theragenics Corporation is a leader in the production and sales of implantable radiation devices ("seeds") used in thetreatment of cancer. The Company produces and sells TheraSeed(R), which ...

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