GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies Release: Develops Pressure Sensor For Sleep Apnea Devices  
10/29/2009 10:30:41 AM

BILLERICA, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sleep apnea is a common disease that affects millions of people all over the world, and if left undiagnosed and untreated can cause serious health complications. GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies (NYSE: GE) has developed the Nova Pressure Amplified (NPA) series of pressure sensors for medical devices. Small and effective, the NPA is a critical component in creating cost-effective sleep apnea monitors that are more accurate and reliable than those currently on the market.