FDA Orthopedic Women's Health

FDA panel wants info on metal implant reactions

Released on November 12, 2019

An FDA panel will meet this week to discuss immunological responses to medical device implants made of metal, including artificial hips […]

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M&A MedTech Women's Health

Sientra posts Q3 losses, acquires Opus breast implant operation

Released on November 11, 2019

Sientra (NSDQ:SIEN) shares skyrocketed today after the company posted Street-beating third-quarter results despite a bottom-line dip. The Santa Barbara, Calif.-based company […]

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Diagnostics Women's Health

Hologic beats sales outlook on diagnostics, breast health

Released on November 8, 2019

Dive Brief: Hologic has beaten revenue expectations in the fourth quarter on the back of growth across multiple businesses and geographies. […]

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Surgery Women's Health

Definity Cervical Dilator Unveiled for Easier Access to Uterus

Released on November 5, 2019

Hologic is releasing a new cervical dilator, designed for more comfortable and consistent access to the uterine cavities, which doesn’t require […]

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FDA Women's Health

As Essure implant return deadline nears, FDA study enrollment inches up

Released on November 5, 2019

Dive Brief: FDA reminded healthcare providers of a year-end deadline to return Essure birth control devices that have not been implanted to […]

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CE Mark Women's Health

In Vivo Incubation System Cleared in Europe for More Natural IVF

Released on October 30, 2019

INVO Bioscience, a Florida company, has just won European regulatory approval for its INVOcell culture and retention device. The product is […]

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Wearables Women's Health

Q&A: How a wearable can prevent period pain

Released on October 18, 2019

Ian Bolland caught up with Livia’s CEO Chen Nachum to explain what goes into the device designed to cure period pain.  […]

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Funding Women's Health

Meditrina raises $13m to commercialize Aveta device

Released on October 2, 2019

Meditrina said yesterday that it completed a round of equity financing worth $13 million for the commercialization of its Aveta System for […]

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Radiology Women's Health

Samsung Unveils Hera I10 Ultrasound System

Released on September 27, 2019

Samsung is unveiling its new Hera I10 ultrasound system designed for ob/gyn applications. The system integrates a motorized examination chair that […]

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Women's Health

FemSelect to begin post-market mesh-free pelvic floor device study

Released on September 27, 2019

FemSelect yesterday said it closed enrollment in the EnPlace post-market study of its mesh-free pelvic floor repair device. The Tel Aviv, […]

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Women's Health

Mesh as good as hysterectomy for prolapse, 3-year NIH data suggests

Released on September 20, 2019

Dive Brief: Patients who had a hysterectomy (removal of the uterus) or mesh hysteropexy (implantation of synthetic material supporting the uterus) to […]

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Women's Health

West Virginia AG sues Johnson & Johnson over pelvic mesh

Released on September 19, 2019

West Virginia attorney general Patrick Morrisey yesterday became the latest state AG to sue Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary Ethicon over its pelvic mesh products. […]

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