Author: Ken Dropiewski

Endologix Reports Inducement Grants Under NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

RVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELGX) (the “Company”), a developer and marketer of innovative treatments for aortic disorders, announced today the grant of inducement equity awards to nine newly hired employees (the “Awardees”). The awards were approved by the Company’s Compensation Committee, which is comprised of independent Directors, on March 13, 2019, as […]

FDA approves new device for treating moderate to severe chronic heart failure in patients

SILVER SPRING, Md., March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the Optimizer Smart system for treating patients with chronic, moderate-to-severe heart failure who are not suited for treatment with other heart failure devices such as cardiac resynchronization therapy to restore a normal timing pattern of the heartbeat. […]

Neovasc Wins German Court Appeal; Announces German Court’s Decision to Dismiss CardiAQ’s Claim to Co-inventorship of a European Patent for Tiara™

VANCOUVER, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Neovasc Inc. (“Neovasc” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: NVCN)(TSX: NVCN), a leader in the development of minimally invasive transcatheter mitral valve replacement technologies and in the development of minimally invasive devices for the treatment of refractory angina, today announced that the Higher Regional Court in Munich, Germany, on appeal […]

Vixiar Medical Raises $1.5 Million in Additional Financing

BALTIMORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vixiar Medical, Inc., a privately held Maryland company dedicated to the development of non-invasive devices and systems for monitoring cardiopulmonary diseases, announced today that it closed its most recent financing of $1.5 million from new and existing investors. Proceeds will be used to complete an ongoing clinical trial and […]

Zenosense, Inc.: Update on MIDS Medical Test Strip Development

VALENCIA, SPAIN, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — Zenosense, Inc. (OTCQB: ZENO, “Zenosense”, the “Company”), a healthcare technology company focused on the development and commercialization of the MIDS Cardiac™ hand-held technology for the early detection of heart attack at the Point of Care, is pleased to announce an […]

Endonovo Therapeutics Partners with SunMED Medical Systems

LOS ANGELES, CA, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Endonovo Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ENDV) (“Endonovo” or the “Company”), Alan Collier, Endonovo’s Chief Executive Officer, stated “We are pleased to announce our partnership with SunMED Medical Solutions (“SunMED”). SunMED is one of the premier medical equipment distributors and claims experts in the country.  […]

Itamar Medical Advances Simple, Accurate and Reliable Home Sleep Apnea Testing with Launch of WatchPAT™ 300

CAESAREA, Israel, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Itamar Medical Ltd. (Nasdaq & TASE: ITMR), a company that develops, manufactures and markets non-invasive diagnostic medical devices for sleep apnea with a focus on the cardiology market, today announced the launch of WatchPAT 300, the next generation WatchPAT system for home sleep […]

Quantum Genomics Announces Positive Results from New Preclinical Studies on Firibastat

PARIS and NEW YORK, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Quantum Genomics (Euronext Growth – FR0011648971 – ALQGC), a biopharmaceutical company announces positive results from preclinical reproductive toxicity studies conducted in rats and rabbits with firibastat, a first-in-class cerebral aminopeptidase A inhibitor (BAPAI, Brain Aminopeptidase A Inhibitor). The results of these preclinical […]

Correvio Announces Presentation Of Brinavess® Data At The American College Of Cardiology 2019 Annual Meeting

VANCOUVER, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Correvio Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: CORV) (TSX: CORV), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing hospital drugs, today announced the presentation of new Brinavess® (vernakalant hydrochloride, IV) data at the American College of Cardiology 2019 Annual Meeting taking place March 16-18, 2019, in New Orleans.  This poster presentation highlights reduced […]

Rex Medical Completes Patient Enrollment for the REVEAL Peripheral Atherectomy U.S. Trial

March 19, 2019 10:14 AM Eastern Daylight Time CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rex Medical, L.P., a medical device design and development company, today announced the successful completion of enrollment in the Revolution™ Peripheral Atherectomy System for Lower Extremity Peripheral Arterial Revascularization (REVEAL) IDE clinical trial. The REVEAL trial is a single arm, […]