FDA Oncology Women's Health

FDA advises boxed warning for surgical devices half-decade after flagging cancer risk to women

Released on February 26, 2020

Dive Brief: FDA issued a series of updates Tuesday regarding a women’s health device safety issue spotlighted in a 2014 advisory […]

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AI FDA Cleared Oncology Radiology

Ethos AI-Powered Radiotherapy System Follows Movement of Tumors

Released on February 13, 2020

Varian has won FDA clearance for its Ethos therapy technology, which the company describes as an Adaptive Intelligence solution for improved […]

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Cardiology Neuro Oncology Structural Heart

Amid Q4 letdown, Boston Scientific aims for $1B mark in structural heart

Released on January 15, 2020

After reporting a fourth-quarter revenue shortfall due to a slowdown in its cardiac rhythm management division, Boston Scientific on Tuesday said […]

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FDA Oncology

ArcherDX, Geneoscopy, Phagenesis win breakthrough device designations

Released on January 15, 2020

Dive Brief: The latest flurry of breakthrough device designation announcements positions​ ArcherDX, Geneoscopy and Phagenesis to benefit from regulatory perks. The companies […]

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Diagnostics Funding Oncology

OncoCyte announces $7.6m offering

Released on January 5, 2020

Molecular diagnostics company OncoCyte (NYSE:OCX) announced that two investors have agreed to purchase nearly $8 million of its common stock in a registered […]

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Imaging Oncology

Proton therapy lowers risk of side effects for cancer patients, study says

Released on December 27, 2019

Findings from a new study claim that proton therapy leads to a significantly lower risk of side effects severe enough to […]

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Cardiology Oncology Radiology

Tiny Medical Imaging Sensor Sets Guinness World Record

Released on October 22, 2019

OmniVision Technologies, a Santa Clara, California firm, just announced that it has won the Guinness World Record for “The Smallest Commercially […]

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AI Funding Oncology

AI Medical Service raises $42.9 Series B for AI-based software that checks endoscopy scans for signs of cancer

Released on October 8, 2019

AI Medical Service, a Tokyo-based company developing AI-based software to help detect gastric cancer, announced today that it has raised a […]

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FDA Approved Oncology

Aethlon Medical Announces FDA Approval Of IDE For Oncology Indications

Released on October 7, 2019

Will allow initiation of Early Feasibility Study in Head and Neck Cancer SAN DIEGO, Oct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD), […]

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Oncology

Varian wins tariff exclusion for radiotherapy components

Released on September 24, 2019

Varian Medical (NYSE:VAR) today said the U.S. Trade Representative granted exclusion of its radiotherapy system components from China in the latest tariffs. […]

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Diagnostics Oncology

Kheiron raises $22 million for machine learning that helps radiologists detect cancer earlier

Released on September 23, 2019

Kheiron Medical Technologies (Kheiron), a machine learning startup that’s setting out to help radiologists detect the early signs of cancer, has […]

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Diagnostics Oncology

Guardant Health study shows liquid biopsy picking up more mutations, delivering faster results

Released on April 16, 2019

Redwood City, California-based Guardant Health said Monday that it had ….

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