Cardialen Closes $17 Million Series B Financing for Heart Rhythm Therapy

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardialen, Inc., a medical device company developing a low-energy implantable defibrillation therapy designed to more gently restore normal heart rhythm, announced today the closing of a $17 million Series B investment led by RiverVest Venture Partners, along with Qiming Venture Partners, HBM Healthcare Investments and Cultivation Capital. The financing will […]

Cagent Vascular Appoints Medical Device Industry Veteran Brian Walsh as Chairman of the Board

WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cagent Vascular®, a developer of next generation angioplasty balloons using proprietary serration technology, announces Brian Walsh to serve as Chairman of the Board. Brian Walsh has held several executive level positions in cardiovascular and ophthalmology specialties within the medical device industry. Mr. Walsh currently serves as the President […]

Orchestra BioMed™ Adds Three Industry Leaders to Strategic Advisory Board

NEW HOPE, Pa., Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orchestra BioMed, Inc. (“Orchestra BioMed” or the “Company”), a biomedical innovation company developing transformational therapeutic devices targeting major medical conditions, announced today the appointment of three new members to its Strategic Advisory Board (“SAB”). Joining the Company’s SAB is Gary J. Pruden, former […]

Paragonix Technologies Inc., Announces Presentation of the Paragonix SherpaPak™ Cardiac Transport System at Medline Booths 45 and 46 at the 2018 AATB Annual Meeting held from 9 to 12 October 2018

BRAINTREE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paragonix Technologies, Inc. will present the Paragonix SherpaPak™ Cardiac Transport System product line at Medline Industries, Inc. Booths 45 and 46 during the 2018 American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) Annual Meeting held in Dallas, TX, from 9 to 12 October, 2018. The Paragonix SherpaPak™ CTS1,2 is intended for […]

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. to Webcast Fiscal 2019 First-Quarter Earnings Conference Call Tuesday, October 30

ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI®) (NASDAQ: CSII) will host a live webcast of its fiscal 2019 first-quarter conference call on Tuesday, October 30, 2019, at 3:45 p.m. CT (4:45 p.m. ET). CSI management will discuss results for its fiscal first quarter ended September 30, 2018, and its financial […]

Interrad Medical Announces Agreement with Vygon to Distribute SecurAcath in France

PLYMOUTH, Minn., USA & ECOUEN, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Interrad Medical, a privately held medical device company, announces an agreement with Vygon to distribute the SecurAcath Subcutaneous Catheter Securement Device in France. “As we continue to expand global distribution, we are very excited to be able to enter the French market with Vygon […]

Orchestra BioMed™ Bolsters Leadership Team with Appointment of Inessa Wheeler as Vice President, Strategy and Marketing

NEW HOPE, Pa., Oct. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orchestra BioMed, Inc. (“Orchestra BioMed” or the “Company”), a biomedical innovation company developing high impact, high value, evidence based therapeutic solutions for medical procedures that address major medical conditions, announced today that it has appointed Inessa Wheeler, MBA, as Vice President of Strategy […]

Teleflex Acquires Essential Medical

WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX) today announced that it has acquired Essential Medical, Inc. Based in Exton, PA, Essential Medical is a privately-held medical device company that has developed and commercialized the CE Marked MANTA™ Vascular Closure Device specifically designed for closure of large bore arteriotomies following procedures utilizing […]