Recent Press Releases

Nihon Kohden Expands Offerings with Award-Winning Defibtech Automated External Defibrillators

July 02, 2015 IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nihon Kohden today announced it will make the full line of Defibtech automated external defibrillators (AEDs) available through its North American sales...

Federal Court in California Awards AngioScore $20 Million Plus Disgorgement in Breach of Fiduciary Duty Case

July 02, 2015 08:00 ET | Source: The Spectranetics Corporation COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Spectranetics Corporation (Nasdaq:SPNC) today announced that the U.S....

U.S. FDA Approves Alternate Confirmation Test for Essure® Permanent Birth Control

Jul 01, 2015, 10:00 ET from Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. WHIPPANY, N.J., July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

First Medical Device Cleared by FDA With Adherence Claim

July 02, 2015 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Proteus Digital Health, Inc. today announced that the FDA has expanded the Indications for Use statement for the...

GLYSURE SECURES CE MARK AND LAUNCHES WORLD'S FIRST CONTINUOUS INTRAVASCULAR GLUCOSE MONITORING SYSTEM

System addresses unmet need for continuous glucose monitoring in the ICU, a potential market in excess of $5 billion ABINGDON, England, July 1, 2015 – GlySure Limited today announced that it...

Galderma Receives FDA Approval to Market Restylane® Lyft with Lidocaine to Correct Age Related Volume Loss in the Cheek Area

Restylane® Lyft is first and only FDA-approved filler to treat smile lines and add lift to the cheek area Fort Worth, Texas (July 2, 2015) – Galderma, a global healthcare company focused on...

Novartis Pharmaceuticals launches the first app for visually impaired people for use with the Apple Watch and other smart watches

(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) -- Novartis International AG / Novartis Pharmaceuticals launches the first app for visually impaired people for use with the Apple Watch and other smart watches ....

Echo Therapeutics Announces New Website Launch

ISELIN, N.J., July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc.

Merck Serono Introduces New Eeva Test Version Aiming for Optimized Assisted Reproductive Outcomes

Merck Serono continues to provide health care professionals with innovative fertility technologies that aim to improve embryo assessment during ART cycles The new Eeva Test 2.3 features the Xtend...

Dynatronics Announces Completion Of $4,025,000 Private Placement Led By Prettybrook Partners

Use of Proceeds to Promote Organic Growth and Support Strategic Acquisitions COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah, July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynatronics Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: DYNT), a...

GlySure Secures CE Mark and Launches World's First Continuous Intravascular Glucose Monitoring System

System addresses unmet need for continuous glucose monitoring in the ICU, a potential market in excess of $5 billion ABINGDON, England, July 1, 2015 – GlySure Limited today announced that it...

Patterson Companies Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell Its Medical Business to Madison Dearborn Partners

ST. PAUL, Minn., Jul 01, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Patterson Companies, Inc. PDCO, +1.69% today announced a definitive agreement to sell its medical business (Patterson Medical) to Madison Dearborn...

Former Owner of Medical Equipment Supply Company Sentenced for $3.5 Million Medicare and Medi-Cal Fraud Scheme

The former owner of Ezcor Medical Supply was sentenced today to serve 97 months in prison for her role in a fraud scheme that resulted in $3.5 million in fraudulent claims to Medicare and Medi-Cal....

St. Jude Medical Announces Launch of the First International Trial to Compare OCT-Guided Stent Implantation to IVUS or Angiography-Guided PCI

06/30/2015 Building on ILUMIEN I and ILUMIEN II, ILUMIEN III will compare St. Jude Medical's OCT imaging to intravascular ultrasound and angiography to further shape the standard of care for...

ViewRay® Secures Up To $50M in Debt Financing From CRG

Funding to Drive Global Expansion of its MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy Business CLEVELAND, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ViewRay™, makers of MRIdian™, the world's first and only...

ConforMIS Announces Pricing of Its Initial Public Offering

(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) -- BEDFORD, Mass., July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ConforMIS, Inc. announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 9,000,000 shares of common stock at...

ConforMIS Announces Pricing of Its Initial Public Offering

(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) -- BEDFORD, Mass., July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ConforMIS, Inc. announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 9,000,000 shares of common stock at...

EndoChoice® Announces Debt Refinancing

Move Strengthens Cash Position, Expands Borrowing Capacity and Reduces Cost of Debt ALPHARETTA, Ga., June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoChoice Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GI) announced today that it has...

NEW AHA GUIDELINES FOR THE EARLY MANAGEMENT AND TREATMENT OF STROKE WILL CHANGE THE STANDARD OF CARE FOR THOUSANDS OF STROKE PATIENTS EACH YEAR

--STRYKER'S TREVO® RETRIEVER SUCCESSFULLY TREATED THE MAJORITY OF PATIENTS IN MR CLEAN, THE FIRST AND LARGEST OF CLINICAL TRIALS USED AS THE BASIS FOR NEW GUIDELINES THAT RECOMMEND STENT...

American Heart Association's New Stroke Treatment Guidelines Establish Stent Retrievers as First-Line Endovascular Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke

DUBLIN - June 29, 2015 - Today, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) published new stroke treatment guidelines that recommend the use of stent retriever technology -...