Recent Press Releases

SI-BONE, Inc. Announces Two Economic Publications Showing iFuse Implant System is Cost Effective and Saves Money

iFuse is Cost Effective vs. Non-Surgical Management and Cost Saving When the SI Joint is Evaluated in LBP Diagnosis SAN JOSE, California, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device...

NeuroVision expands collaboration with Janssen Research & Development LLC

PUBLIC RELEASE: 11-FEB-2016 NeuroVision expands collaboration with Janssen Research & Development LLC Expanded collaboration to advance Alzheimer's research SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Feb. 11, 2016)...

suitX Wins $1M USD Top Prize of the UAE AI Robotics for Good Competition for Pediatric Medical Exoskeleton

Team Invited to Present and Demonstrate Their Lightweight Phoenix Medical Exoskeleton at World Government Summit in Dubai BERKELEY, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 10, 2016) - suitX, a California-based...

EndoChoice® Launches Lumos™ Adaptive Matrix Imaging System

New Endoscopic Imaging Enhancement Software Package Becomes Newest Advance for Fuse® Users ALPHARETTA, Ga., Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoChoice Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GI) announced the...

Lantern raises $17M to provide accessible online mental health wellness services; partners with healthcare leader UPMC

Funding represents the largest round yet in the emerging digital mental health wellness space February 9th, 2016— San Francisco, CA —Lantern, the leader in evidence-based online mental...

Genomics England Enters Bioinformatics Partnership with Illumina

LONDON & SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 11, 2016-- Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) and Genomics England today announce a partnership to develop a platform and knowledge base that can be used to...

Protagen supports novel route to serum based Prostate Cancer Diagnostics

Protagen supports novel route to serum based Prostate Cancer Diagnostics February 11, 2016 09:17 AM Eastern Standard Time DORTMUND, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protagen AG, technology leader in the...

Immunovia and Lund University start clinical validation studies of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) biomarker signatures

February 11, 2016, Lund, Sweden Immunovia and Lund University start clinical validation studies of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) biomarker signatures Immunovia initiates a new program to focus...

23andMe and Celmatix Collaborate to Improve Infertility Outcomes

23andMe and Celmatix Collaborate to Improve Infertility Outcomes Companies Join Forces to Validate and Discover Genetic Biomarkers That May Redefine How Infertility is Diagnosed and Treated New York,...

GRAIL Hires Google Executive Jeff Huber as CEO to Lead Development for Early Cancer Detection

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GRAIL, a cancer diagnostic company focused on developing a blood test for early-stage cancer detection, announced today that it has appointed Jeff Huber, a former...

Cotton candy machines may hold key for making artificial organs

A $40 cotton candy machine could lead to next-gen artificial organs. Cotton candy machines may hold the key for making life-sized artificial livers, kidneys, bones and other essential organs. For...

Cotton candy machines may hold key for making artificial organs

A $40 cotton candy machine could lead to next-gen artificial organs. Cotton candy machines may hold the key for making life-sized artificial livers, kidneys, bones and other essential organs. For...

TransEnterix Finalizes FDA Submission Process Related to SurgiBot System 510(k) Application

- Continue to anticipate SurgiBot FDA clearance by the end of the first quarter of 2016 - - Strengthens balance sheet with $18M of equity raised - February 10, 2016 07:00 AM Eastern Standard Time...

BD Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Diagnostic Device for HIV/AIDS

Expands Flow Cytometry Portfolio with BD FACSPresto™ System FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical...

Philips secures 510(k) clearance to market new patient monitoring solution to bring bedside quality monitoring to the MR suite

Expression MR400 warns clinicians of severe medical changes and provides comprehensive approach in monitoring patients undergoing MR imaging ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal...

10x Genomics Announces Co-Marketing Partnership with Illumina for Linked-Read Sequencing

10x Genomics Announces Co-Marketing Partnership with Illumina for Linked-Read Sequencing PLEASANTON, Calif. February 10, 2016 10x Genomics, Inc., today announced the signing of a co-marketing...

Hemovent Raises $6 Million in Series A Funding

February 10, 2016 09:55 AM Eastern Standard Time AACHEN, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hemovent GmbH, an emerging medical device company, announced today that it has closed a $6 million Series A...

Israeli Start-up That Treats Knee Cartilage Injuries Raises $15M for U.S. Pivotal Clinical Trial

Chinese pharmaceutical group Haisco led the Series D investment round PRINCETON, New Jersey and OR AKIVA, Israel, February 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Regentis Biomaterials Ltd., a leader in the field...

Cerus Enters Multi-Year Agreement with the American Red Cross for the Use of INTERCEPT Platelets and Plasma

February 09, 2016 08:30 AM Eastern Standard Time CONCORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) announced today that the American Red Cross has signed a multi-year purchase...

STRYKER ANNOUNCES DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE SYNERGETICS USA, INC.'S NEURO PORTFOLIO

Kalamazoo, Michigan - February 10, 2016 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today a definitive agreement to acquire all of the assets associated with Synergetics USA, Inc.'s neuro...