FDA MedTech Respiratory

NASA, Fitbit gain EUAs for COVID-19 devices

Released on June 4, 2020

The FDA granted emergency use authorization (EUA) for emergency COVID-19 ventilator devices developed by Nasa and Fitbit (NYSE:FIT). According to the FDA’s ongoing list of […]

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Funding Respiratory

ALung Technologies raises $2m

Released on June 2, 2020

ALung Technologies filed an SEC Form D to confirm the sale of $2 million in debt, options, warrants and other rights to […]

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Diagnostics MedTech Respiratory

InspectIR Systems Launches Trial for Mobile Device to Detect COVID-19

Released on May 28, 2020

InspectIR Systems has launched a clinical trial focused on using a mobile device for the detection of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). […]

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Healthcare Patient Monitoring Respiratory

Emergency authorization granted to COVID-19 ICU prediction software

Released on May 28, 2020

Dive Brief: FDA has granted emergency use authorization to software that aims to predict whether a COVID-19 patient will develop dangerously […]

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FDA MedTech Respiratory

Texas-based team seeks EUA for 3D printed emergency ventilator

Released on May 27, 2020

A team of physicians and engineers developed a hands-free resuscitator bag compression device that can be utilized as an emergency ventilator […]

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Diagnostics MedTech Respiratory

16 Medtech Companies with Innovations Centered Around COVID-19

Released on May 27, 2020

Here are 16 medtech startups that have developed technologies related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Late last month, MedTech Innovator in partnership […]

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Digital Health FDA Cleared Respiratory

FDA clears Propeller Health sensor for use with AstraZeneca’s Symbicort inhaler

Released on May 26, 2020

Digital respiratory health company Propeller Health has received 510(k) clearance for a sensor and app intended for use with AstraZeneca’s Symbicort […]

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FDA Cleared Respiratory Wearables

Philips receives FDA clearance for patch that monitors breathing

Released on May 26, 2020

Designed long before the Covid-19 pandemic, Philips received FDA clearance for a wearable sensor that can track respiratory rate. The disposable […]

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Diagnostics FDA Cleared Respiratory

4DMedical’s Lung Imaging Technology Receives FDA Clearance as COVID-19 Intensifies Global Focus on Respiratory Health

Released on May 25, 2020

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — 4DMedical, an Australian medical technology company specializing in medical imaging innovation software, announced today it has […]

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MedTech Respiratory Wearables

Fitbit to develop emergency COVID-19 ventilator: CNBC

Released on May 18, 2020

Fitbit aims to wield its fitness-focused supply chain to start building its own COVID-19 ventilator and plans to submit its designs […]

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Funding Healthcare Respiratory

Startup CorVent Medical raises $4.5m for single-use ventilator

Released on May 11, 2020

CorVent Medical today announced the closing of a $4.5 million seed financing round to support the commercialization of a single-use, critical […]

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Public Offering Respiratory

Vapotherm prices public offering

Released on May 8, 2020

VapoTherm (NYSE:VAPO) announced today that it priced an underwritten public offering of nearly 3.4 million shares of its common stock. According to […]

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