ECMO becomes crucial therapy in battle against COVID-19 in Europe

30. April 2020

Xenios consoles as lifesavers As the coronavirus spreads and infections with COVID-19 further increase throughout Europe, ECMO therapy turns out to be a necessary option for patients with severe courses. Xenios AG, a subsidiary of Fresenius Medical Care, provides ECMO consoles that can be used for the treatment of patients who ...

Video: How do artificial lungs work?

22. April 2020

Xenios had the chance to work together with VRM GmbH & Co. KG, based in Mainz, Germany, to shoot a video about the function of an artificial lung and to explain the importance and the current training situation in China and the USA. VRM is one of the most important ...

Fresenius Medical Care sends more Novalung consoles for ECMO to support Wuhan in battle against COVID-19

19. March 2020

Fresenius Medical Care is again supplying medical equipment that is urgently needed to combat the COVID-19 outbreak in Wuhan, including 16 Novalung® consoles, the second such shipment to the Chinese city. Novalung is an extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) system from Fresenius Medical Care that pumps and oxygenates a patient’s blood. ...

Novalung System receives US FDA Clearance

26. February 2020

The US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has granted 510(k) approval to Fresenius Medical Care North America and Xenios, a Fresenius Medical Care company, for long-term use of its Novalung system for patients with acute lung failure or acute cardiopulmonary failure. The FDA announced this on Friday evening. With class ...

ESICM congress LIVES 2019, Berlin

16. October 2019

ESICM’s annual congress, LIVES, attracts audiences of over 6,000 physicians, anaesthetists, trainees and nursing and allied health professionals, every year, from every continent and 97 different countries. Xenios - a Fresenius Medical Care company, was part of the Society’s 32nd annual congress at the CityCube, Berlin from 28 September – ...

ERS 2019, Madrid

7. October 2019

The annual ERS Congress is a showcase of excellence across the entire field of respiratory Medicine. ERS International Congress 2019 was hosted in Madrid, Spain from 28 September to 2 October 2019 at IFEMA. This year, the Congress gathered more than 20,000 delegates over five days to witness more than ...


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