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LivaNova Enters into Definitive Agreement to Divest Its Cardiac Rhythm Management Business Franchise to MicroPort Scientific Corporation

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– LivaNova PLC (NASDAQ:LIVN) (“LivaNova”) today announced that it has entered into a definitive Stock and Asset Purchase Agreement (“Purchase Agreement”) to divest its Cardiac Rhythm Management business franchise to MicroPort Scientific Corporation (“MicroPort”). LivaNova and MicroPort executed and delivered the Purchase Agreement, pursuant to the terms of a binding Letter of Intent, […]

Global Embolic Protection Devices Market 2018-2023 by Type, Material, Application, Indication – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Embolic Protection Devices Market by Type (Distal Filter, Distal Occlusion, Proximal Occlusion), Material (Nitinol, Polyurethane), Application (Cardiovascular, Neurovascular, Peripheral), Indication (PCI, SVD, TAVR) – Global Forecast to 2023” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Embolic Protection Devices Market is Projected to Reach USD 604.9 Million By 2023 from USD […]

Tricuspid Valve Repair Company 4Tech Inc. Appoints Tom Fleming as President and CEO, and Dr. Keith Dawkins as CMO

GALWAY, Ireland–(BUSINESS WIRE)– 4Tech Inc., a leader in the field of transcatheter tricuspid valve repair, announces changes in its leadership team: Tom Fleming will join the company as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective as of March 2018; and Keith D. Dawkins, M.D., has joined as Chief Medical Officer (CMO), effective immediately. Tom […]

Cardiva Medical Brings Total Financing Round to $41 Million; Announces Sponsorship of AMBULATE Trial, First Vascular Closure Trial Targeted at High Growth Electrophysiology Procedures

New Vascular Closure Device for Multi-Access Mid-Bore Vein Procedures, Specifically Cardiac Ablation, Aims to Reduce Time to Ambulation and Improve the Patient Experience SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Cardiva Medical ®, an innovator in the field of vascular closure, today announced that the company has closed on $11 million in additional financing – […]

McDermott & Bull Adds Principal Consultant in Denver with the Acquisition of Prime-Core Executive Search

IRVINE, California and DENVER, Colorado, February 13, 2018 – McDermott & Bull announced today the acquisition of Denver-based Prime-Core Executive Search and the addition of Ken Dropiewski as Principal Consultant.  Dropiewski will join the firm’s Life Sciences Group, specializing in the Med-Tech space. “The addition of Ken to our firm is a huge […]

Avinger Announces Pricing of $18M Underwritten Public Offering

Secured Lenders Convert $38 Million of Debt into Equity REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avinger, Inc.(NASDAQ:AVGR), a leading developer of innovative treatments for peripheral artery disease (PAD), today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of Series B convertible preferred stock, together with warrants, for gross […]

Surmodics to Host Virtual Annual Meeting of Shareholders

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– SurModics, Inc. (Nasdaq: SRDX), a leading provider of medical device and in vitro diagnostic technologies to the healthcare industry, will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, February 21, at 4:00 p.m. CT (5:00 p.m. ET), as a virtual meeting. Gary Maharaj, chief executive officer, and Sue Knight, chair of the board, will provide […]