Recent Press Releases

AdvaMed Applauds Japan's New Device Regulatory Framework

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Stephen J. Ubl, president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), today released the following statement in conjunction with the Nov. 25...

IOWA Approach Receives Funding From Boston Scientific

- Epicardial therapy at the forefront of new way to ablate atrial fibrillation – NEWS RELEASE Iowa City, Iowa - November 24, 2014 - IOWA Approach Inc. today announced it has closed an equity...

Vivify Health Secures Funding from Global Strategic Partners to Expand Use Cases for Remote Care

November 25, 2014 10:07 AM Eastern Standard Time PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vivify Health ("Vivify") announced today that it has received Series B funding from strategic investors Laboratory...

Creo Medical snags 3.5 mln pounds in funding

25th November 2014, Chepstow and London: Creo Medical Ltd, developers of innovative medical devices, has today announced closure of a £3.5m funding round, led by Finance Wales, angel investors...

Research and Markets: Global Cardiac Pacemakers Market 2014-2018 - Implantable and External Pacemakers Analysis

<0> Research and Markets: Global Cardiac Pacemakers Market 2014-2018 - Implantable and External Pacemakers Analysis </0>

Investors Express Confidence in Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions' Emblok™ Embolic Protection Catheter with $5.0 Million Financing

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions, LLC, a privately-held clinical stage company headquartered in Kalamazoo, MI, announced today that it has completed...

Research and Markets: Global Electrophysiology (EP) Ablation Catheters Outlook 2018 - Sector Is Projected to Reach US$341 Million by 2016

<0> Research and Markets: Global Electrophysiology (EP) Ablation Catheters Outlook 2018 - Sector Is Projected to Reach US$341 Million by 2016 </0>

Research and Markets: Global Electrophysiology (EP) Laboratory Devices Outlook 2018 - Sector Is Projected to Reach US$636 Million by 2016

<0> Research and Markets: Global Electrophysiology (EP) Laboratory Devices Outlook 2018 - Sector Is Projected to Reach US$636 Million by 2016 </0>

Research and Markets: Global Cardiac Catheters Outlook 2018 - Sector is Projected to Reach US$8.3 Billion Market Value by 2016

<0> Research and Markets: Global Cardiac Catheters Outlook 2018 - Sector is Projected to Reach US$8.3 Billion Market Value by 2016 </0>

Research and Markets: Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) Devices Outlook 2018 - Emerging Markets (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa and South Korea)

<0> Research and Markets: Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) Devices Outlook 2018 - Emerging Markets (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa and South Korea) </0>

ProMedica invests in early stage medical device company

ProMedica has invested in an early stage medical device company that is developing and commercializing innovative and cost-effective devices for treating common vascular diseases such as peripheral...

Fortrex PTA Balloon Facilitates Arteriovenous Access in Patients Receiving Hemodialysis for Chronic Kidney Disease

DUBLIN, Ireland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 24, 2014-- Covidien plc (NYSE: COV) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for its Fortrex™ over-the-wire (OTW) percutaneous...

NxStage Medical, Inc. (NXTM) Release: New Data Demonstrates Significant Advantage In Mortality, Hospitalization, And Patient Dropout With Nxstage Home Hemodialysis When Compared With Peritoneal Dialysis

LAWRENCE, Mass., Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM) today announced that a new study conducted by the Chronic Disease Research Group (CDRG) will be presented...

NxStage Launches New Streamline Express Dialyzer With Pre-attached Blood Tubing Set

LAWRENCE, Mass., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical Inc. NXTM, +1.61% a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced the launch of its new Streamline®...

FDA warns against using laparoscopic power morcellators to treat uterine fibroids

FDA warns against using laparoscopic power morcellators to treat uterine fibroids Agency recommends adding important safety information to product labels November 24, 2014 Release Today, the U.S....

REVA Medical Closes Financing

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- REVA Medical, Inc. (ASX:RVA) ("REVA" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the financing transaction approved by the...

FDA warns against using laparoscopic power morcellators to treat uterine fibroids

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking immediate steps to help reduce the risk of spreading unsuspected cancer in women being treated for uterine fibroids. In an updated safety...

Covidien Achieves CE Mark for the Nellcor™ Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System, PM100N

DUBLIN, Ireland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2014-- Covidien (NYSE: COV) today announced CE Mark approval for its Nellcor™ Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System, PM100N. The system currently is...

NxStage Launches New Streamline Express Dialyzer With Pre-attached Blood Tubing Set

LAWRENCE, Mass., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical Inc.NXTM, +0.92% a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced the launch of its new Streamline®...

Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Partnership with Tidepool to Further Expand Access to Diabetes Device Data

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc.