Breathe Technologies Inc, San Ramon, Calif, has received FDA clearance for the use of the Breathe Technologies BT-V2S ventilator in the home setting.

The portable device provides ventilation assistance to aid select adult patients who suffer from respiratory insufficiency.

In addition, Rebecca Mabry has joined the Breathe Technologies management team as senior VP of sales and marketing. Previously, Mabry worked as general manager at Midmark Diagnostics Group, a manufacturer of cardiopulmonary diagnostic devices. Prior to that, she served as division president for sleep diagnostics and therapy at VIASYS/Cardinal Health.

Breathe Technologies Inc—a manufacturer of technology solutions for people with respiratory conditions—plans to transfer its operations to a new facility in Southern California this year.