Recent Press Releases

Medtronic Announces Consent Decree with FDA for the Synchromed Drug Infusion System and the Neuromodulation Quality System

Agreement Provides a Path to Resolution with Continued Patient Access DUBLIN - April 27, 2015 - Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) announced today that it has reached agreement on the terms of a consent...

Scanadu Secures $35 Million in Series B Funding to Advance Go-to-Market Plans

Scanadu Secures $35 Million in Series B Funding to Advance Go-to-Market Plans <0> The Hatch AgencyMolly Livingston, 510-898-8220 </0> – Inc., the Silicon Valley based medtech...

First FDA Cleared Ophthalmic App for Monitoring AMD and DR

New mVT™ Service accurately monitors progression of maculopathy First FDA Cleared Ophthalmic App for Monitoring AMD and DR Vital Art and Science, LLCGeorge Mavro, CMO1-844-267-8019 ), an...

Single Use LED Specula Designed to Eliminate the Time and Expense of Reprocessing Metal Specula, Reduce Cross-Contamination Risk

Welch Allyn will debut second-generation cordless illuminated specula at ACOG 2015 April 27, 2015 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Welch Allyn, Inc., a leading medical...

Study Results Support Use of Memo 3D Annuloplasty Rings in Mitral Valve Repair

Study Results Support Use of Memo 3D Annuloplasty Rings in Mitral Valve Repair Data presented at the American Association for Thoracic Surgery Mitral Conclave 2015 Show Improved Outcomes over Rigid...

Spectranetics Achieves First Quarter 2015 Revenue of $57.4 Million

Expands Stellarex™ Program to Below the Knee Market Updates 2015 Outlook COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Spectranetics Corporation (Nasdaq:SPNC) today reported...

CANCER EXPERTS DETAIL HOW 'BIG DATA' PLAYS A CRITICAL ROLE IN IMPROVING CLINICAL DECISION-MAKING IN ONCOLOGY TREATMENTS AT 3RD ESTRO FORUM

More than 500 oncology professionals hear of advances in knowledge-based applications and optimization of imaging data at 'Knowledge is Power' symposium hosted by Varian Medical Systems Apr...

VARIAN UNVEILS VITALBEAM™ FOR AFFORDABLE ADVANCED RADIOTHERAPY

New platform* leverages Varian's technology to offer clinics a cost-competitive option for delivering image-guided radiotherapy Apr 27, 2015 PALO ALTO, Calif., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --...

Neuronetics Closes $34 Million in Series F Financing with GE Ventures and Current Investors

Additional investment will help fund the company's growing commercial development and plans to initiate a new clinical study of NeuroStar TMS Therapy in adolescent patients with Major Depressive...

New Partnership Between St. Jude Medical and Mended Little Hearts Benefits Families of Kids with Congenital Heart Defects

<0> Global medical device manufacturer shines a spotlight on pediatric cardiology, honoring health care providers and celebrating children who fight the toughest battles </0> New...

Leading Medical Technology Companies Collaborate to Establish Asia Pacific Industry Association Focused on Advancing Patient Care

SINGAPORE, April 24, 2015 (Antara/PRNewswire) -- Today, leading companies in the medical technology industry announced that they have formed the Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association (APACMed),...

Spectranetics Accelerates Investment in Stellarex(TM) Drug- Coated Balloon Platform for Treatment of Below the Knee (BTK) Peripheral Vascular Disease

Spectranetics Accelerates Investment in Stellarex(TM) Drug- Coated Balloon Platform for Treatment of Below the Knee (BTK) Peripheral Vascular Disease BTK Market Segment Expected to Grow to $150...

Piramal Imaging Is Proud To Support Major New Research Study Assessing The Value Of PET Scans In Alzheimer's Disease And Dementia Diagnosis

Piramal Imaging Is Proud To Support Major New Research Study Assessing The Value Of PET Scans In Alzheimer's Disease And Dementia Diagnosis BOSTON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Piramal Imaging...

WebMD Brings Medication Reminders To Apple Watch

WebMD App Will Present Medication Imagery, Dosing, Schedule and Other Instructions via Notifications and Glances Right on the Wrist NEW YORK and CHICAGO, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health...

The National University Hospital, Singapore Pilots New Clinical Study of the Hemolung RAS Extracorporeal CO2 Removal System

Study aims to demonstrate that ultra-protective ventilation can be safely applied in ARDS patients while avoiding the deleterious effects of high carbon dioxide levels caused by reduced ventilation...

FDA Accepts Spectral's Rolling Pre Market Approval Submission Plan

April 22, 2015 08:00 ET Spectral Medical Provides Regulatory Update TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 22, 2015) - Spectral Medical Inc. ("Spectral" or the "Company")...

VuCOMP Files Industry's First PMA for Computer-Aided Detection for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

April 22, 2015 02:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VuCOMP, Inc., leading developer of advanced computer vision systems for the detection of breast cancer, announced today...

FDA Approves Breast Tomosynthesis Option for Siemens Mammography Platform

MAMMOMAT Inspiration with Tomosynthesis Option shown to increase diagnostic accuracy in screening mammography System boasts wide-angle tomosynthesis of up to 50 degrees April 23, 2015 09:00 AM...

Beltone Expands Connectivity with HearPlus™ App for Apple Watch

Personalized Hearing Like Never Before (April 15, 2015) CHICAGO – Beltone, a global leader in hearing aids, introduced the next level of hearing customization today with the HearPlus app...

INSPIRE THERAPY APPROVED FOR SLEEP APNEA PATIENTS AT MILITARY AND VA HOSPITALS

INSPIRE THERAPY APPROVED FOR SLEEP APNEA PATIENTS AT MILITARY AND VA HOSPITALS MINNEAPOLIS, April 22, 2015 /MILITARY-TECHNOLOGIES.NET/ -- Inspire Medical Systems, Inc., announced today that...