Financial

Transradial Access Market 2018 – Global Forecast 2022: Becton, Dickinson and Company (US) and Terumo Dominated the Market in 2017 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Transradial Access Market by Product (Catheters, Guidewires, Sheath and Sheath Introducers), Application (Administration of Medicine and Administration of fluids), End User (Hospitals, Clinics & Ambulatory Centres) – Global Forecast 2022” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Transradial Access Devices Market is Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 7.5% […]

Boston Scientific Announces Acquisition of Securus Medical Group, Inc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the acquisition of Securus Medical Group, Inc., a privately-held company that has developed a thermal monitoring system for the continuous measurement of esophageal temperature. Boston Scientific has been an investor in Securus since 2016, and the […]

IVC Filter Lawsuit News: C.R. Bard Ordered to Pay $3.6 Million at Conclusion of First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

NEW YORK, April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — C.R. Bard, Inc. has been ordered to pay $3.6 million to a Georgia woman who suffered serious complications after the company’s G2 inferior vena cava (IVC) filter fractured inside her body. The case was the first to go to trial in the U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, where more than […]

Bardy Diagnostics™ Names Ken Nelson Chief Commercial Officer

SEATTLE, April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bardy Diagnostics, Inc., (“BardyDx”), a leading provider of ambulatory cardiac monitoring technologies and custom data solutions, including the Carnation Ambulatory Monitor (“CAM™”), the world’s smallest and lightest P-wave centric™ ambulatory cardiac monitor and arrhythmia detection device, announced today the appointment of Kenneth W. Nelson III as Chief Commercial Officer […]

Corvidia Therapeutics Appoints Marc de Garidel as Chief Executive Officer

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Corvidia Therapeutics Inc., a leading clinical stage biotechnology company, today announced the appointment of Marc de Garidel as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. de Garidel succeeds Corvidia’s Michael Davidson, M.D., who will remain on the company’s executive team as Chief Scientific Officer. “As we transition from a clinical stage […]

Inari Medical Announces Completion of $27 Million Series C Financing

IRVINE, Calif., March 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Inari Medical, Inc., announced today the close of a Series C financing totaling $27.0 million.  The financing was led by new investor Gilde Healthcare and was joined by all of Inari’s existing investors including Versant Ventures and U.S. Venture Partners.  Geoff Pardo of Gilde Healthcare will join Inari’s Board […]

Vascular Insights® Announces New Chief Financial Officer

QUINCY, Mass., March 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Vascular Insights® announced that Lisa Gruttadauria has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. In her most recent positions with Vascular Insights® as Controller and Director of Finance, Lisa has been consistently judicious in her management of the Company’s assets, and an ally in the execution of the Company’s strategic initiatives. She […]

Boston Scientific Prevails In U.K. Edwards Lifesciences Litigation

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the U.K. Court of Appeal dismissed Edwards Lifesciences‘ appeal and upheld a prior court decision that Edwards’ Sapien 3™ device infringes Boston Scientific patent EP (UK) 2 926 766 and that all claims of that patent are valid. “We […]

Boston Scientific Announces Conference Call Discussing First Quarter 2018 Financial Results

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will webcast its conference call discussing financial results and business highlights for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. EDT. The call will be hosted by Mike Mahoney, chairman and chief executive officer, and Dan Brennan, executive vice president and […]

Silk Road Medical Names Donald J. Zurbay to Board of Directors

SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Silk Road Medical, Inc., a company dedicated to preventing the devastating burden of stroke through surgical innovation, today announced that medical device industry veteran Donald J. Zurbay has joined its board of directors. Zurbay brings 28 years of executive leadership and financial experience primarily from the healthcare sector. […]