Drug-delivery MedTech Respiratory

Respira Technologies seeks drug candidates for its nebulizer

Released on June 5, 2020

Respira Technologies (West Hollywood, Calif.) announced the launch of a pharmaceutical-focused commercial development program for its RespiRx drug-delivery device platform. RespiRx is […]

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Drug-delivery Funding MedTech

Bigfoot Biomedical caps off its Series C funding at $55M, including a new $10M addition

Released on June 3, 2020

This morning Bigfoot Biomedical, a diabetes startup focused on automating insulin delivery through a connected insulin pen, picked up an extra $10 million Series […]

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Drug-delivery MedTech Ophthalmology

Medtech company granted £225k to develop drug-releasing eye lens

Released on June 2, 2020

A medtech company developing a biodegradable intraocular lens that can release drugs directly into the eye has been awarded just over […]

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Drug-delivery MedTech Wearables

Merck eyes tiny patches as a vaccine delivery method

Released on May 28, 2020

Merck has exercised its option to use Vaxxas‘ High Density Microarray Patch (HD-MAP) platform as a delivery platform for a vaccine candidate, […]

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Drug-delivery MedTech

Investors bet diabetes tech immune to full brunt of COVID-19

Released on May 19, 2020

Like the rest of the medical device industry, diabetes tech is adapting to the challenges of COVID-19: a rapid loss of […]

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Drug-delivery Healthcare MedTech

Next COVID-19 device shortage? ‘Smart’ infusion pumps

Released on April 27, 2020

Severely ill COVID-19 patients may need multiple medications delivered by infusion pumps. Manufacturers and hospitals are planning on how to avoid […]

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Drug-delivery MedTech

8-Puff Dry-Powder Inhaler Wins Red Dot Product Design Award

Released on April 21, 2020

Hovione Technology’s 8Shot Dry Powder Inhaler (DPI) has earned the Red Dot 2020 Product Design Award in the Healthcare Daily Living […]

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Drug-delivery FDA Respiratory

B. Braun lands FDA EUA for use of infusion pumps with nebulizers to treat COVID-19

Released on April 18, 2020

B. Braun Medical announced that it received FDA emergency use authorization to use  its infusion pumps with nebulizers to treat patients with […]

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Drug-delivery FDA Approved Respiratory

FDA approves Cipla’s generic albuterol inhaler

Released on April 9, 2020

The FDA approved the first generic version of the Proventil HFA (albuterol sulfate) metered-dose inhaler for treating bronchospasm. The FDA indicated […]

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Diagnostics Drug-delivery Patient Monitoring

Nemaura Medical repurposes its CGM to spot coronavirus fevers

Released on April 1, 2020

Nemaura Medical (NSDQ:NMRD) announced today that it is planning to immediately repurpose its SugarBeat continuous glucose monitor (CGM) as a continuous temperature […]

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Cardiology Drug-delivery

Stenting matches bypass surgery in 10-year study of left main patients

Released on March 31, 2020

Dive Brief: A 10-year study has found percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with drug-eluting stents is as safe and effective as coronary-artery […]

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Drug-delivery FDA Approved Implantables

FDA approves BioStage’s esophageal device investigational new drug application

Released on March 26, 2020

Biostage (NSDQ:BSTG) this week announced that its Cellspan Esophageal Implant investigational new drug application won FDA approval. The Cellspan Esophageal Implant is […]

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