MDX Viewer use during open heart surgery is an essential vital sign that could mitigate the risk of brain damage caused by prolonged oxygen deprivation during perioperative cardiovascular procedures and validates tissue oxygenation in the brain for stoke patients BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, June 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BIOXYTRAN, INC. (OTC: […]

Rapid Medical Announces FDA Approval of Novel Temporary Aneurysm Embolization Assist Device

YOKNEAM, Israel, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Rapid Medical, a company focused on the development of next generation neurovascular devices, today announced that its Comaneci device received FDA clearance as a Temporary Coil Embolization Assist Device. The Comaneci is the first and only device in a new category of temporary coil embolization assist devices. […]

Medtronic Announces U.S. Commercial Launch of Solitaire(TM) X Revascularization Device

DUBLIN – April 30, 2019 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced the U.S. launch of the Solitaire(TM) X Revascularization Device – and its first use in patients for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. For ten years, the industry-leading Solitaire(TM) Revascularization Device has enabled physicians in helping patients have a better […]

Rapid Medical Raises $20 Million in New Funding to Support Clinical and Commercialization of First-in-class Stroke Treatment Products

YOKNEAM, Israel, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Rapid Medical, a company focused on the development of interventional neurovascular devices, announced today that it has completed an oversubscribed Series C financing of $20 million. The proceeds will be used for the completion of the TIGER U.S. IDE study and to support accelerating commercial growth […]

Medtronic HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) System Demonstrates Reduction in Total Strokes, Disabling Strokes and Stroke-Related Mortality with Blood Pressure Management

DUBLIN and ORLANDO, Fla. – April 5, 2019 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced the results of an analysis on the impact of stroke severity in patients receiving its HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) System as destination therapy, showing that targeted blood pressure management helped reduce serious strokes. The HVAD System is a left […]

Corindus Announces FDA Submission for Neurovascular Intervention Indication for CorPath® GRX Vascular Robotic System

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (“Corindus” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: CVRS), a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, announced today it is seeking premarket clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use the CorPath GRX System in neurovascular intervention. CorPath GRX, the second generation robotic platform, received FDA clearance for percutaneous […]

Medtech Company Perfuze Raises €3 Million in Seed Round

GALWAY, Ireland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Perfuze, a medical device company developing next-generation catheter-based technology to treat acute ischemic stroke, has closed a €3 million seed investment round. The funding facilitates the further development of the Millipede platform technology. According to WHO, stroke is the second leading global cause of death and a leading […]

Rebound Therapeutics Announces FDA Clearance of the Aurora Surgiscope System for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rebound Therapeutics® Corporation today announced FDA 510k clearance of their AURORA Surgiscope® System, the world’s first single-use disposable Neurosurgical Endoscope for minimally invasive access, visualization and illumination of the target neuro anatomy. The Aurora Surgiscope System consists of two components: the sterile, single use, neurological endoscope called the Aurora Surgiscope […]

Imperative Care Announces FDA Clearance of Initial Products

CAMPBELL, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Imperative Care, Inc., a company singularly dedicated to finding answers to unsolved problems in stroke, today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its first family of access catheters, designed to deliver interventional treatments during minimally invasive neurovascular procedures for aneurysms, stroke and other brain […]