Cardiology FDA Approved Surgery

Abbott’s Gallant Heart Rhythm Implants FDA Approved

Released on July 6, 2020

Abbott won FDA approval for its Gallant implantable cardioverter defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator devices. Cleared in Europe earlier this […]

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Cardiology MedTech

Medtronic delivers real-world renal denervation data showing better blood pressure after 3 years

Released on July 6, 2020

Medtronic’s years-long effort to develop renal denervation into a therapy continues, with promising new data from a three-year registry. More than […]

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Cardiology FDA Pediatrics

Berlin Heart touts pediatric heart device post-approval performance

Released on July 3, 2020

Berlin Heart announced today that it completed the post-approval surveillance process for its Excor pediatric ventricular assist device (VAD). Post-approval surveillance is […]

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Cardiology Funding Imaging

inHeart raises $4.2m

Released on July 3, 2020

Cloud-based medical image analysis tech developer inHeart announced today that it closed a funding round worth $4.2 million (€3.7 million). Pessac, France-based inHeart, […]

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Cardiology Funding Imaging

OneProjects raises $12m for development of its cardiac imaging system

Released on July 3, 2020

OneProjects — an Irish-German cardiac imaging startup — announced today that it has raised $12 million (€11 million) in a Series A […]

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Cardiology Implantables MedTech

Study design for CVRx device can serve as heart failure model: JACC editorial

Released on July 2, 2020

Dive Brief: An editorial published in the July 7 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology alongside results […]

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Cardiology CE Mark Vascular

Kardium lands CE Mark for mapping and ablation device

Released on July 1, 2020

Kardium announced that it received CE Mark approval in Europe for its Globe mapping and ablation system for treating atrial fibrillation (AF). […]

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Cardiology MedTech Structural Heart

Abiomed touts results of U.S. study of its latest Impella heart pump

Released on July 1, 2020

Abiomed (NSDQ:ABMD) says a study of U.S. patients receiving the new Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist found that 84% survived to explant and […]

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Cardiology Funding MedTech

Straight Out of Stealth Mode: Protaryx Raises $8M

Released on July 1, 2020

The time is just right for Protaryx Medical. The Baltimore, MD-based company announced it has raised $8 million in a series […]

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Cardiology FDA Cleared Implantables

Boston Sci’s Lux-Dx Smart Implantable Arrhythmia Detector FDA Cleared

Released on July 1, 2020

Boston Scientific has announced winning FDA clearance for its LUX-Dx Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM), an implant that can detect hard-to-spot cardiac […]

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Cardiology MedTech Structural Heart

CMS proposes major market expansion in potential boost for Abbott’s MitraClip

Released on July 1, 2020

Dive Brief: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed expanding coverage of transcatheter mitral valve repair (TMVR) to take […]

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Cardiology Funding MedTech

Protaryx Medical raises $8.3m

Released on June 30, 2020

Protaryx Medical announced today that it raised $8.3 million for the development of its first-in-class device for transseptal access to the […]

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