Author: Ken Dropiewski

Codman Neuro Announces Acquisition Of Neuravi Limited To Accelerate Innovation In Acute Ischemic Stroke Therapy

NEWS PROVIDED BY Codman Neuro | 10 Apr, 2017, 07:00 ET IRVINE, Calif., April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Codman Neuro today announced the acquisition of Neuravi Limited, a privately held Irish company dedicated to advancing neurovascular therapies and improving clinical outcomes for acute ischemic stroke patients. This acquisition, and the recent […]

Terumo Cardiovascular Group Announces New President and CEO, Robert DeRyke

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Terumo Cardiovascular (CV) Group today announced that Robert (Rob) DeRyke has been appointed President and CEO of Terumo CV Group, effective April 1, 2017, following the retirement of long-time President and CEO Mark Sutter. In this position, DeRyke will lead Terumo’s global business […]

First patient enrolled in major new study investigating abbreviated DAPT post-stent in high bleeding risk patients

PCRonline/News/Industry Press Releases – 04 April, 2017 MASTER-DAPT kicks-off with the enrolment of its first patient by Treant Zorggroep, Scheper Hospital Emmen, The Netherlands – Dr Gillian Jessurun from Treant Zorggroep, Scheper Hospital has enrolled the first patient in the investigator initiated MASTER DAPT (MAnagement of patients post bioresorbable polymer STEnt […]

Cordis, a Cardinal Health Company, introduces innovative products at EUROPCR 2017 to rapidly expand interventional cardiology offering

PCRonline/News/Industry Press Releases – 15 May, 2017 DUBLIN, Ohio. Cordis, Cardinal Health‘s interventional vascular business, announced today the commercial launch of three new products that further enhance its interventional cardiology product portfolio in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). The addition of the Cordis RAILWAY Sheathless Access System as well […]

Occlutech Obtains European CE Mark for its Novel PmVSD Occluder

NEWS PROVIDED BY – Occlutech – 05 Apr, 2017, 07:00 ET SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, April 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Occlutech, a leading innovator of implants to treat structural heart disease, today announced that it has obtained European CE Mark approval for its Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defect (PmVSD) Occluder. The device is a […]

Janssen Collaborates with Premier Inc. on Unique Study to Improve Stroke Risk Management among Hospitalized Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

NEWS PROVIDED BY Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.  | 03 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET TITUSVILLE, N.J., April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen) today announced it has collaborated with Premier Inc. on the first and largest study of its kind to address an unmet medical need for hospitalized patients with atrial fibrillation […]

InfoBionic Names Industry Veteran Stuart Long Chief Executive Officer

BOSTON, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — InfoBionic (www.infobionic.com) today announced that Stuart Long was named Chief Executive Officer, underscoring the Company’s commitment to widespread market adoption of its transformative wireless remote patient monitoring platform for chronic disease management. “InfoBionic is redefining the ‘standard of care’ for patients and physicians alike with […]

SoCal’s Endologix Gets $170 Million Injection to Advance Aortic Disorder Treatment

Endologix Enters into $170 Million Credit Facility with Deerfield Management IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELGX), a developer and marketer of innovative treatments for aortic disorders, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Deerfield Management (“Deerfield”), a leading healthcare investment organization, to provide Endologix with up to $170 […]

Essential Medical, Inc., Addressing the Rapidly Growing Large Bore Vascular Closure Market

MALVERN, Pennsylvania, April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Essential Medical, Inc., a privately held medical device company addressing the rapidly growing large bore vascular closure market, announced the publication of the MANTA CE marking study results in JACC Interventions titled: “Percutaneous Plug-Based Arteriotomy Closure Device for Large-Bore Access” (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2016.12.277). This first, […]