Cardiology Vascular

LimFlow Shows ‘PROMISE’ During VIVA

Released on November 18, 2019

A firm that was labeled one of Medtech’s 16 Most Promising Private Companies by Canaccord Genuity earlier this year, has strong […]

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Robotics Vascular

Corindus Completes First-Ever, Transcontinental Simulated Telerobotic Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Procedures Over 5G, Fiber, and Public Internet Networks

Released on November 18, 2019

Leading interventional cardiologist utilizes CorPath® vascular robotic technology to successfully demonstrate feasibility of long-distance, multi-location remote procedures over existing and developmental […]

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Cardiology Vascular

In stents v. statin debate, analysts call potential impact of ISCHEMIA trial overhyped

Released on November 18, 2019

Dive Brief: A federally funded randomized trial assessing treatment strategies for patients with stable ischemic heart disease found interventional procedures are […]

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Robotics Vascular

New remote robotic brain surgery could revolutionize aneurysm, stroke treatment

Released on November 12, 2019

Robotic arm can precisely steer catheters through complex vascular system The patient in the groundbreaking surgery is now recovering, the hospital […]

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Cardiology Vascular

One-Year Results of the DISAPEAR Registry Positive for Absorb Stent

Released on November 12, 2019

The Absorb bioresorbable stent (BVS) demonstrated good patency and clinical outcomes in patients with chronic limb-threatening ischemia (CLTI) in the DISAPEAR […]

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Neuro Robotics Vascular

World’s first robotic-assisted aneurysm coiling has been performed using Corindus’ CorPath GRX system

Released on November 6, 2019

The first-in-human robotic-assisted neurovascular intervention has been performed at the Toronto Western Hospital (Toronto, USA), by a team led by Vitor […]

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Drug-delivery FDA Vascular

Medtronic, Boston issue paclitaxel data in rebuff to safety worries

Released on November 6, 2019

Dive Brief: Leading manufacturers of paclitaxel-coated balloons and stents to treat peripheral artery disease (PAD), facing stepped-up FDA scrutiny of the […]

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Biotech Drug-delivery Vascular

Boston Scientific Touts Positive Data on Two Paclitaxel Devices

Released on November 5, 2019

Boston Scientific announced positive data Tuesday for two paclitaxel devices during separate late-breaking clinical trial presentations at the annual Vascular InterVentional Advances […]

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FDA Cleared Vascular

Medtronic thoracic stent graft system approved in Japan

Released on November 1, 2019

Dive Brief: Medtronic received clearance to sell its Valiant Navion thoracic stent graft system in Japan, the company said Thursday. The […]

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FDA Vascular

Hancock Jaffe touts 6-month results for VenoValve

Released on October 28, 2019

Hancock Jaffe Laboratories (NSDQ:HJLI) said yesterday that six-month data from its in-human VenoValve study showed that the first five patients observed displayed […]

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Funding Vascular

Laminate Medical, Developer of the VasQ™ External Vascular Support Device, Has Completed an Investment from Valiance

Released on October 24, 2019

TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Israeli start-up Laminate Medical Technologies, developer of the VasQ™ External Vascular Support Device for […]

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Cardiology Vascular

Shockwave study demonstrates strong safety and procedural success of coronary IVL in Europe

Released on October 18, 2019

Shockwave Medical, a company which provides intravascular lithotripsy (IVL) to treat complex calcified cardiovascular disease, unveiled the results of the DISRUPT […]

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