Recent Press Releases

ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical

- New partnership will expand ResMed's presence in China's significant and fast growing respiratory medical device market and bolster ResMed's global respiratory platform - Investment...

Medical Device Manufacturer NuVasive Inc. to Pay $13.5 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

California-based medical device manufacturer NuVasive Inc. has agreed to pay the United States $13.5 million to resolve allegations that the company caused health care providers to submit false...

SORIN GROUP ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN LAUNCH OF REPLY CRT-P, THE WORLD'S SMALLEST CARDIAC RESYNCHRONIZATION PACEMAKER.

Equipped with Sleep Apnea Monitoring and physiologic rate response to proactively manage comorbidities in heart failure patients Milan, Italy, July 31st , 2015 – Sorin Group, (Reuters Code:...

Ochsner Health System, GE Healthcare, and The Idea Village launch "Wear Your Health" Challenge to help patients with chronic diseases

July 30, 2015 Program to culminate in the 8th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week this March NEW ORLEANS, LA – July 30, 2015 – Ochsner Health System, GE Healthcare (NYSE: GE), and The...

Medical Device Manufacturer NuVasive Inc. to Pay $13.5 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

California-based medical device manufacturer NuVasive Inc. has agreed to pay the United States $13.5 million to resolve allegations that the company caused health care providers to submit false...

Oxford Finance and Silicon Valley Bank Close $15 Million Debt Facility with AlterG

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxford Finance LLC ("Oxford"), a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies, and...

Paralyzed men move legs with new non-invasive spinal cord stimulation

Paralyzed men move legs with new non-invasive spinal cord stimulation After training, men move legs independently, without stimulation Five men with complete motor paralysis were able to voluntarily...

Lombard Medical Acquires Endovascular Stent Graft Developer Altura Medical

Acquisition Expands Lombard Product Portfolio with Simple, Safe and Efficient Ultra-Low Profile Endovascular Stent Graft CE Mark in Place – European Launch Scheduled for January IRVINE, Calif.,...

Decision Memorandum and Revised Scope of Benefit National Coverage Determination for Speech Generating Devices

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 29, 2015 Contact: CMS Media Relations (202)...

FDA Clears Way for Commercial Marketing of Sentrian Remote Patient Intelligence Solution

Sentrian, the first remote patient intelligence company, aspires to eliminate all preventable hospitalization by leveraging the revolution in remote biosensors and machine learning to detect patient...

Varian Medical Systems Acquiring Claymount to Expand Imaging Components Portfolio

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has, through one of its European subsidiaries, agreed to acquire Claymount, a...

Greatbatch, Inc. Files Form 10 for Its Proposed Nuvectra Spin-Off

Neurostimulation Veteran Scott Drees to Serve as CEO; Dr. Joseph A. Miller, Jr. to be Chairman of the Board FRISCO, Texas, July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Greatbatch, Inc. (NYSE:GB) today announced...

Abbott to Broaden Foundation in Structural Heart Therapies with Two Mitral Valve Transactions

- Acquisition of Tendyne Holdings, Inc. to Expand Abbott's Mitral Valve Therapies - In Separate Transaction, Abbott Has Provided Capital and Secured an Option to Purchase Cephea Valve...

GI Dynamics Concludes ENDO Trial

A review of interim results to follow Conference call at 9:00 a.m. AEST on 31 July 2015 (7:00 p.m. EDT on 30 July 2015) July 30, 2015 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time LEXINGTON, Mass. &...

Aspire submits to FDA a PMA application of AspireAssist®, a minimally-invasive alternative to weight loss surgery

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspire Bariatrics, Inc., announced today that it has submitted to the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) a Pre-Market Approval (PMA) application...

Corvida Medical Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for HaloTM Closed System Transfer Device

July 29, 2015 10:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time CORALVILLE, Iowa--()--Emerging medical device firm Corvida Medical has received a 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug...

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Views New Balloon Device For Obesity As Bridge Between Medications And Bariatric Surgery

GAINESVILLE, Fla., July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday approved a new balloon device called the ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System, that may help...

First lab-on-cartridge device that can perform all common medical tests

First lab-on-cartridge device that can perform all common medical tests Newswise — ATLANTA – Clinical laboratory tests play a crucial role in making sure patients get appropriate care,...

Eximo Medical Announces Completion of Its Series A Round to Be Used to Perform First in Human (FIH) Clinical Trial in Europe and Israel Cathi

Eximo's set of hybrid catheters is to be used in a safety and efficacy peripheral atherectomy study planned for Q4 2015. July 29, 2015 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time REHOVOT, Israel--(BUSINESS...

Suneva Medical Raises $35.4 Million In Capital For Ongoing Product Commercialization Efforts And Expansion Of Business Development Activities

- Financing includes $15 million in a Series C equity investment from Almirall, Inc., an affiliate of Almirall, S.A and a $20.4 million growth-capital term loan from an account managed by HealthCare...