News | October 12, 2008

Integra LifeSciences Announces Launch of Luxtec MLX 300W

October 13, 2008 – Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp. today introduced its Luxtec MLX 300W Xenon light source for use in surgical procedures, the latest addition to Luxtec’s line of illumination systems.

Integra will feature the Luxtec MLX light source at the American College of Surgeons 94th Annual Clinical Congress, Oct.12-15, 2008, San Francisco, CA.

The Luxtec MLX 300W Xenon light source system has received 510(k) clearance. Luxtec MLX 300W Xenon light source, along with a robust group of companion light sources, lightguides and recording options, will be marketed globally through the Integra Surgical sales network.

It provides a 1,000 hour lamp warranty, an increase of over 50 percent from current technology, said the company. The Luxtec MLX light system also provides new Smart Fan Technology, which enhances system cooling and improves unit performance. New touchpad controls offer surgeons repeatability and precision in light output on the surgical site. The Luxtec MLX light source can accommodate most fiber optic surgical headlights.

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