Cardiology

MedTech Terumo plans to take Orchestra BioMed’s sirolimus balloon international in $35M deal

Released on June 13, 2019

The Virtue angioplasty system is designed to deliver a bioabsorbable, sustained-release formulation of sirolimus directly into …

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Cardiology FDA Approved

GORE CARDIOFORM Approved by FDA to Treat Atrial Septal Defects

Released on June 7, 2019

The GORE CARDIOFORM Septal Occluder has been approved by the FDA to treat…

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Cardiology Vascular

New System Could Hold Promise for Patients Suffering from Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Released on June 5, 2019

SoniVie’s recent clinical trial of TIVUS (therapeutic intravascular ultrasound) shows encouraging results for…

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Cardiology Funding

NeoChord raises additional financing to drive catheter‐based programme development

Released on June 4, 2019

NeoChord has announced that it has secured additional funding as an extension of its Series D equity financing…

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Cardiology

Patches Made of Heart Tissue Going to Clinical Trials

Released on June 4, 2019

Researchers from Imperial College London have now created patches made of cardiac tissue…

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Cardiology Radiology Vascular

IMPEDE-FX Embolization Plug Cleared in U.S. for Peripheral Arteries

Released on June 4, 2019

Shape Memory Medical, a company out of Santa Clara, California, won FDA clearance for…

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Cardiology Structural Heart

Ancora Heart launches 2nd AccuCinch ventricular repair system feasibility study

Released on June 4, 2019

Ancora Heart said yesterday that it launched a U.S.-based early feasibility study looking to evaluate its AccuCinch ventricular repair system…

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Cardiology Funding

Vesper Medical raises another $37m for Duo venous stent

Released on June 3, 2019

Vesper Medical said today that it raised a $37 million funding round for the…

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Cardiology

Boston Sci Initiates New Watchman FLX Study

Released on May 24, 2019

Boston Scientific has initiated a study that will compare the Watchman FLX left atrial appendage (LAA) closure device’s safety and effectiveness to that of…

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Cardiology Sensors

New Device Monitors Blood Flow Through Radial Artery to Prevent Occlusions Post PCI

Released on May 24, 2019

A new device called IdaFlo Tr from IdaHealth, a company out of Bonita Springs, Florida, has just been revealed at the annual meeting of…

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Cardiology

CardioFocus Announces Results From HeartLight X3 Ablation System Pivotal Study

Released on May 23, 2019

CardioFocus Inc. announced the presentation of results from its pivotal confirmatory study evaluating the HeartLight X3 System for the treatment of…

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Cardiology FDA

FDA Says Patient Selection is Key to Abiomed Impella RP Safety

Released on May 21, 2019

The benefits Abiomed’s Impella RP System outweigh the risks of the device, but only if it is used for the currently approved indication…

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