Author: Ken Dropiewski

BioSig Technologies Retains Gilmartin Group for Investor Relations

Santa Monica, CA, Sept. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSGM), a medical device company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4.6 billion electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, announced today that it has retained Gilmartin Group for strategic investor relations […]

Medtronic Builds on TAVR Clinical Evidence Portfolio with Five-Year CoreValve Durability Data and Complete Two-Year Outcomes in Intermediate Risk Aortic Stenosis Patients

DUBLIN and SAN DIEGO – September 24, 2018 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), a global leader in heart valve therapies, today announced new data presented at the 30th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference, the annual scientific symposium of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation. Over the weekend, investigators presented the longest-term data to-date from […]

TCT Congress 2018: BIOTRONIK’s Orsiro Ultrathin Drug-Eluting Stent Further Outperforms Xience at Two-Year Follow-Up

SAN DIEGO and BUELACH, Switzerland, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, BIOTRONIK announced two-year data from the BIOFLOW-V randomized trial comparing the Orsiroa and Xienceb drug-eluting stents (DES). The data shows statistically improved outcomes for patients treated with Orsiro across a range of clinical endpoints including 24-month target lesion failure (TLF). This pivotal US investigational device exemption trial included […]

Venus Medtech Launches Global Advisory Board to Target for International Market

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Venus Medtech (Hangzhou) Inc., a Chinese medical device company specializing in transcatheter valve replacement therapy, has retained four world-renowned experts specialized in interventional cardiovascular to form a Global Advisory Board. The Board members will contribute their insights to Venus Medtech on global innovation of interventional cardiovascular and […]

Cardiac Dimensions Announces Positive Late-Breaking Results for Blinded Clinical Trial of Minimally Invasive Heart Failure Treatment

KIRKLAND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiac Dimensions, a leader in the development of innovative, minimally invasive treatment modalities to address heart failure and related cardiovascular conditions, announced results of the company’s landmark REDUCE FMR clinical trial, which were presented today at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference in San Diego. The study met […]

Landmark Study Shows Treatment with Abbott’s MitraClip® is Superior to Medical Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure Patients with Significant Secondary Mitral Regurgitation

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Abbott (NYSE :ABT ) today announced positive clinical study results from a randomized controlled trial comparing treatment with the MitraClip® device to guideline-directed medical therapy in select patients with secondary (or functional) mitral regurgitation, or a leaky heart valve, as a result of advanced heart failure. The landmark […]

Corindus Announces First Live Transmission of Remote Robotic Demonstration Performed at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2018 Conference

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [NYSE American: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, announced the first live transmission of a remote interventional procedure using the company’s CorPath® platform was performed at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference in San Diego, CA on September 22, 2018. The remote interventional […]

Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval for the Eluvia™ Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Boston Scientific (NYSE :BSX ) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its Premarket Approval (PMA) application to market the Eluvia™Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System, specifically developed for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD). The Eluvia stent utilizes a drug-polymer combination to offer […]

Abiomed to Showcase Expanded FDA Indications and Next Generation Heart Recovery Products at TCT 2018

DANVERS, Mass., Sept. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD), the leader in heart recovery, announces its initiatives at the 30th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference will highlight the recently expanded FDA indications for high-risk PCI and cardiogenic shock. Initiatives will also highlight Protected PCI’s ability to allow for […]

BioSig Technologies to Commence Trading on the Nasdaq

Santa Monica, CA, Sept. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB:BSGM, OTCQB:BSGMD), a medical device company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4.6 billion electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, announced that its shares of common stock have been approved for […]