CE Mark MedTech

TISSIUM Receives CE Mark and Announces Manufacturing Compliance Certification from TÜV SÜD

Released on April 6, 2020

Received CE Mark for its first sterile biodegradable sealant in a pre-filled syringe format Issuance of new certifications from TÜV SÜD […]

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MedTech

Europe waives tariffs, import taxes on COVID-19 medtech

Released on April 3, 2020

The European Commission has decided to waive tariffs and value-added taxes (VAT) on certain medical devices and personal protective equipment (PPE) […]

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Healthcare MedTech Respiratory

Smith+Nephew set to mass produce new ventilator from Oxford, King’s College London

Released on April 2, 2020

Smith+Nephew is contracting with the U.K. government to build a new ventilator specifically designed for the large-scale production needed to combat […]

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Cardiology MedTech

CHF Solutions increases production staff for Aquadex Smartflow due to COVID-19

Released on April 2, 2020

CHF Solutions (NSDQ:CHFS) announced today that it is increasing the production staff that assembles its next-generation Aquadex SmartFlow consoles after increased demand […]

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FDA MedTech

How FDA is changing medtech regulation under the coronavirus

Released on March 31, 2020

The FDA’s Center for Devices & Radiological Health (CDRH) has issued a letter to the medtech industry that outlined the steps […]

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MedTech Neuro

FDA flags high-risk recall of Medtronic brain stent, citing fracture reports

Released on March 31, 2020

Dive Brief: FDA on Monday alerted patients and healthcare providers to Medtronic’s recall of its Pipeline Flex stent and guidewire-based delivery system […]

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Healthcare MedTech Telehealth

Telehealth in the time of COVID-19

Released on March 31, 2020

At a time, when social distancing is among the major measures used to fight COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth is stepping-up as a […]

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MedTech Respiratory

BREAKING: Medtronic shares ventilator IP to combat shortages amid coronavirus

Released on March 30, 2020

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) is publicly sharing the design specifications of its Puritan Bennett 560 (PB 560) ventilator amid a global shortage of the […]

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MedTech

STERRAD Sterilizers Triple Lifetime of N95 Masks

Released on March 30, 2020

STERRAD sterilizers, made by Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), an Irvine, California firm, are a common sight in hospitals around the world. […]

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MedTech

New Device to Disinfect 500 N95 Masks Per Hour

Released on March 30, 2020

Prescientx, an Ontario, Canada firm, has just started taking orders for a device that can rapidly disinfect N95 masks using ultraviolet […]

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Cardiology MedTech

ACC: Medtronic’s renal denervation study returns, showing drops in stubbornly high blood pressure

Released on March 30, 2020

Medtronic is back with new data finally demonstrating the effectiveness of its catheter-based ablation procedure aimed at the kidneys to help […]

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MedTech

Medline reopens Illinois medtech sterilization plant

Released on March 28, 2020

Medline Industries resumed sterilization operations at its Waukegan, Ill., plant on Friday, following state certification of the company’s $10 million in […]

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