Diagnostics MedTech Urology

aScope 4 Cysto Disposable Cystoscope Released by Ambu

Released on May 13, 2020

Ambu, a Danish company, is releasing a single-use flexible cystoscope. Used for visualization within the bladder during diagnostic and interventional procedures, […]

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Surgery Urology Vascular

Xenoscope Disposable 5mm Laparoscope FDA Cleared

Released on April 21, 2020

Xenocor, a Salt Lake City company, won FDA clearance for its Xenoscope 5mm articulating disposable laparoscope. The device requires no sterilization […]

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FDA Approved Urology

Olympus lands FDA de Novo approval for benign hyperplasia device

Released on April 7, 2020

Olympus (TYO:7733) announced today that it received FDA de Novo classification for its iTind non-surgical device for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). […]

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FDA Urology

iTind for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Gets FDA Green Light

Released on March 6, 2020

Medi-Tate, based in Israel, has won FDA de novo authorization for its iTind system to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. The minimally […]

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Implantables Neuro Urology

Axonics execs bullish on breaking Medtronic market stranglehold

Released on March 5, 2020

Dive Brief: Axonics Modulation Technologies has given a bullish assessment of its near-term chances of replacing Medtronic as the dominant force […]

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FDA Urology

Olympus-backed Medi-Tate gets FDA nod for prostate device

Released on March 3, 2020

Dive Brief: FDA has granted De Novo authorization to Medi-Tate’s benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) device, the agency said last week. Medi-Tate, which […]

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Radiology Urology Women's Health

VistaScan Ultrasound Probes for Your Smartphone Cleared by FDA

Released on February 28, 2020

Emagine Solutions Technology, a startup based in Tucson, Arizona, won FDA clearance for its VistaScan mobile ultrasound system. The product includes […]

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Serenno System Unveiled for Continuous Kidney Monitoring

Released on February 4, 2020

Serenno Medical, an Israeli firm, has unveiled its Sentinel automatic device for monitoring and detecting kidney damage. Designed for use within […]

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FDA Approved Implantables Urology

Contura nabs FDA nod for female incontinence device

Released on February 4, 2020

Dive Brief: Contura has earned FDA approval for an injectable hydrogel to treat stress urinary incontinence in women, the company announced […]

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CE Mark Neuro Urology

Medtronic Wins CE Mark for Rechargeable Sacral Neuromodulation Tech

Released on January 13, 2020

The sacral neuromodulation market continues to see disruption as Medtronic scores a CE mark for its InterStim Micro neurostimulator and InterStim SureScan MRI […]

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Digital Health Urology

Smartphone Camera Test for Urinary Tract Infections

Released on January 9, 2020

Researchers at the University of Bath have developed a simple point-of-care test for urinary tract infections that uses a smartphone camera. […]

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Neuro Urology

Axonics granted nine new patents

Released on December 20, 2019

Sacral neuromodulation device-maker Axonics Modulation Technologies (NSDQ:AXNX) announced today that it won nine utility patents from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office in […]

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