Align Technology Announces Digital Implant Workflow for Its iTero® Scanners With Nobel Biocare® and Elos Medtech Scan Bodies

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February 22, 2017 08:30 ET

Align Technology Announces Digital Implant Workflow for Its iTero® Scanners With Nobel Biocare® and Elos Medtech Scan Bodies

Integration Streamlines Prosthetic Workflow for Dental Specialists

SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – February 22, 2017) – Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today expanded workflow options for the iTero® intraoral scanner by announcing the availability of a digital workflow for Nobel Biocare implants. iTero customers can now order Nobel Biocare implant cases through their dental labs. Dental labs can now order NobelProcera® single-unit restorations for their doctors, when using NobelProcera’s open access partnership with Elos scan bodies and 3Shape’s Dental Designer software.

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ALIGN TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES SOFTWARE UPGRADES FOR ITS ITERO® EXCLUSIVE INVISALIGN® OUTCOME SIMULATOR AND ITERO ELEMENT™ SCANNER

October 20, 2016

SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 10/20/16 — Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced new software upgrades for its market leading iTero® Element™ intraoral scanner and Invisalign® Outcome Simulator. The iTero Element scanner delivers scanning accuracy, reliability, speed and ease of use with restorative and orthodontic software options. Unlike third party scanners validated for Invisalign case submission, only iTero scanners provide an optimized Invisalign scanning and treatment experience that includes the enhanced Invisalign Outcome Simulator 4.0 application now with Invisalign 3D Progress Tracking and Patient Simulation Sharing. Additionally, the iTero Element 1.4 software upgrade includes color scanning, restorative pre-treatment scanning, and optimized orthodontic scanning. 

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Align Technology Awards Fourteen Grants as Part of Its University Research Award Program 2016

ALIGN TECHNOLOGY AWARDS FOURTEEN GRANTS TOTALING $310,000 AS PART OF ITS UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AWARD PROGRAM 2016 FOR ORTHODONTIC THERAPY AND INTRAORAL SCANNERS

SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 06/01/16 — Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced fourteen research awards totaling $310,000 in new funding to four universities in North America and eight International universities for projects seeking to better understand treatment in orthodontics, dentistry and the uses of intraoral scanners.

“We are very excited that universities all over the globe are showing great interest in the Align Research Awards Program,” said John Morton, Align Technology Sr. Technical Fellow. “The number of applications and the quality of the proposed research increases every year. Align is honored to be able to provide this opportunity for researchers who endeavor to improve dental and orthodontic treatment of patients worldwide.”

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Align Technology Continues Research Award Program for 2016

Up to $350,000 Available in Funding for Dental Research and Intraoral Scanner Research

(November 02, 2015: 08:30 AM ET)

Align Technology, Inc.(NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced that it has extended its funding of the Align Research Award Program for a seventh consecutive year for universities in North America and for a sixth year for International universities. The Align Research Award Program is an annually funded program designed to promote clinical and scientific dental research.

“The great enthusiasm with which the Align Research Awards program is received by universities worldwide is evidenced by the yearly increase in the number of applications received. It is extremely rewarding to see the diversity of research topics submitted to the program and an honor for Align Technology to support such excellent research to advance the field of dentistry and the dental profession in general,” stated John Morton; Director, Research and Technology, Product Innovation.

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Align Technology Awards $310,000 as Part of Its University Research Award Program 2015 for Orthodontic Therapy and Intraoral Scanners

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Align Technology Awards $310,000 as Part of Its University Research Award Program 2015 for Orthodontic Therapy and Intraoral Scanners

Published: May 14, 2015 8:30 a.m. ET

SAN JOSE, CA, May 14, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Align Technology, Inc. today announced awards totaling $310,000 in new funding to four universities in North America and eight international universities for projects seeking to better understand orthodontic treatment and use of intraoral scanners.

“The number of applications for the Research Award Program increased tremendously this year. The topics and quality of the proposals received from around the world are very impressive making the program even more competitive than in previous years. We eagerly await the results of the university research efforts funded by this program as we endeavor to advance the field of clinical orthodontics,” said John Morton, Align Technology director, research and technology.

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Announcing Next Generation iTero® Element™ Intraoral Scanner

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March 9, 2015
Align Technology Announces Next Generation iTero® Element™ Intraoral Scanner

Significantly Smaller Form Factor and Faster Scan Speed Enhances User Experience

COLOGNE, GERMANY and SAN JOSE, CA — (Marketwired) — 03/09/15 — Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced its next generation iTero Element Intraoral Scanner at the 36th International Dental Show in Cologne, Germany. The iTero Scanner is synonymous with high-precision intraoral scanning and this announcement expands Align’s market leading scanning system with improved imaging technology that is designed to enable significantly faster scan speed, accuracy, intuitive operation, and exceptional visualization capabilities. To date, iTero scans have been used in more than 1.2 million restorative crown, bridge, and custom implant cases and more than 1.3 million iTero orthodontic scans, including more than 600,000 Invisalign® scans. The iTero Element Intraoral Scanner is engineered to deliver everything that doctors appreciate about the iTero Scanner but in a more compact footprint with even greater capabilities.

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