MedTech Robotics Surgery

CMR Surgical rolls out modular surgery robot to NHS hospitals

Released on February 21, 2020

U.K.-based surgery robot developer CMR Surgical has begun rolling out its Versius platform to National Health Service (NHS) hospitals and has […]

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Drug-delivery M&A MedTech

Integer expands to Israel

Released on February 19, 2020

Integer Holdings (NYSE:ITGR) today announced it has acquired medtech manufacturer Inomec, formally establishing its presence in Israel. The Plano, Texas-based company […]

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AI Healthcare MedTech

EU introduces AI strategy to build ‘ecosystem of trust’

Released on February 19, 2020

The European Commission unveiled today a sweeping set of proposals that it hopes will establish the region as a leader in […]

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Cardiology MedTech Structural Heart

As CMS coverage decision nears, Abbott gears for MitraClip expansion

Released on February 18, 2020

Dive Brief: Awaiting a Medicare reimbursement decision any day for its MitraClip transcatheter mitral valve repair device, Abbott is expanding manufacturing […]

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MedTech

AdvaMed, state AGs weigh in ahead of EPA sterilization rule

Released on February 14, 2020

Almost a year after FDA first put industry on notice that the closure of an Illinois sterilization facility could send aftershocks […]

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MedTech Orthopedic

Advancing Technologies Open New Pathways for Medical Care

Released on February 13, 2020

As technology evolves to increase productivity and eliminate or reduce human error, several major industries are expected to undergo significant changes. […]

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MedTech

Medical device manufacturers face challenges preparing for ‘stringent’ new EU Regulation

Released on February 12, 2020

The countdown is on for medical device manufacturers to prepare for the EU Regulation on Medical Devices (MDR), which will fully […]

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MedTech Spine

Five-year data released for Inspan lumbar interspinous fixation device

Released on February 11, 2020

Inspan LLC has announced results from a long-term follow-up clinical study of outpatient L4-L5 lumbar interspinous fixation for degenerative spinal stenosis […]

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MedTech Women's Health

Fayer Chronicles Her Journey in Medtech to Improve Women’s Health

Released on February 11, 2020

Marissa Fayer, a 20-year medtech executive, entrepreneur, and philanthropist stopped in to speak with MD+DI about the changes she has seen […]

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MedTech

KORU Medical Systems to Ring Nasdaq Closing Bell on February 12, 2020

Released on February 10, 2020

Repro Med Systems, Inc. dba KORU Medical Systems (NASDAQ:KRMD) (“KORU Medical” or the “Company”) today announced that Don Pettigrew, President & CEO, […]

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Cardiology MedTech Robotics

Robotic Phlebotomist Draws Blood, Automates Hematology Analysis

Released on February 10, 2020

Engineers at Rutgers University have developed a robot that autonomously draws patient blood and immediately performs hematology analysis. Such technology may […]

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Cardiology MedTech

Medtronic faces key test in establishing US market for renal denervation

Released on February 10, 2020

Medtronic’s second run at bringing a renal denervation treatment to market in the U.S. reaches an important milestone next month. And competitors […]

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