We continue steadily to aggressively market our technology and capabilities; and are optimistic and pleased with the medical device industry’s recognition and support of the benefits of our advanced biomaterials and services. This new contract, which is effective this calendar year, represents a new addition to AdvanSource’s portfolio of multi-year source agreements, providing for minimum annual purchases.. AdvanSource Biomaterials enters multi-year supply agreement with global coated medical devices company AdvanSource Biomaterials Company , a respected developer of advanced polymer materials for a broad range of medical products, today announced it has entered into a multi-year source agreement with an international medical diagnostics device company engaged in the business of developing medical device coatings and developing, manufacturing and offering coated medical devices.The analyses had been restricted to 26 states that consistently reported medical center discharge data each year during 2000 through 2012. 74 % of U Approximately.S. Children younger than 5 years resided in these 26 states. The analyses included 1,201,458 all-cause acute gastroenteritis hospitalizations among children younger than 5 years of age during 2000 through 2012, which 199,812 were assigned a rotavirus-specific code. The researchers found that compared with the pre-vaccine typical annual acute gastroenteritis hospitalization price of 76 per 10,000 among children young than 5 years, post-vaccine introduction rates declined by 31 % in 2008, 33 % in ’09 2009, 48 % in 2010 2010, 47 % in 2011, and 55 % in 2012.