Peripheral/Endo

JanOne Scientific Advisory Board Chair and Leading Pain Expert Featured on ABC-7 WJLA America This Week

Dr. Christopher Kevil, pioneer in nitrite based PAD treatment and Dr. Amol Soin, foremost expert is neuropathic pain, provide scientific insight on the pain relieving qualities of JanOne’s lead drug candidate Interview to be distributed nationally on all 193 Sinclair broadcasting network affiliate stations in 89 markets across the nation […]

Ra Medical Systems Receives FDA IDE Approval to Begin Pivotal Atherectomy Clinical Study

CARLSBAD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ra Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RMED), a medical device company focused on commercializing excimer laser systems to treat vascular and dermatological diseases, announces approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the Company has provided sufficient data to support initiating an investigational device exemption (IDE) to […]

Leading Cardiovascular Researcher And PAD Treatment Pioneer, Dr. Christopher Kevil, To Chair JanOne Scientific Advisory Board

Kevil brings global scientific expertise to advance JanOne’s drug development portfolio and advise on upcoming Phase 2b clinical trials for PAD LAS VEGAS, Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — JanOne Inc. (NASDAQ:JAN) appoints Christopher Kevil, Ph.D., a pioneer in nitrite based PAD treatment, to lead its scientific advisory board. In this role, Dr. Kevil will […]

Emboline Completes Enrollment in SafePass 2 Clinical Study of Emboliner Embolic Protection Catheter

Early Results from First 24 Patients Show Excellent Safety Profile and Technical Performance, with Significant Debris Capture and Removal in All Patients SANTA CRUZ, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Emboline™, Inc., developer of total embolic protection technology for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), today announced completion of enrollment in its SafePass™ 2 clinical study […]

PQ Bypass Announces 100th Patient in Clinical Study to Evaluate Percutaneous Fem-Pop Bypass for Extremely Long Blockages in Leg Arteries

DETOUR Procedure Designed to Move Treatment from Inpatient to Outpatient Setting MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Silicon Valley-based medical device company PQ Bypass announced today the 100th patient in the DETOUR2 Clinical Trial, which evaluates the safety and effectiveness of the minimally invasive DETOUR procedure for percutaneous femoropopliteal bypass. The case was performed […]

FDA Grants Breakthrough Device Designation to Reflow Medical’s Temporary Spur Stent System

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Reflow Medical announces that the Temporary Spur Stent System, a novel retrievable stent technology intended for the treatment of below-the-knee (BTK) peripheral artery disease, has been designated for the Breakthrough Devices Program by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Breakthrough Devices Program is designed to […]

Alucent Biomedical Announces FDA Approval to Proceed with Natural Vascular Scaffolding Clinical Trial

SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alucent Biomedical Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval to proceed with a Phase 1 clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of its revolutionary Natural Vascular Scaffolding (NVS) technology. The therapy is designed to treat peripheral artery disease (PAD) of the lower extremities, a […]

Penumbra Announces FDA Clearance of Indigo® Aspiration System for Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism

ALAMEDA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Penumbra, Inc. (NYSE: PEN), a global healthcare company focused on innovative therapies, today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for expanded indication of the Indigo® Aspiration System. As part of the Indigo Aspiration System, the Indigo Aspiration Catheters and Separators are indicated for the removal of fresh, […]

Microbot Medical Receives Intention to Grant from European Patent Office for a Patent Application Covering its Self-Cleaning Shunt

HINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Microbot Medical Inc. (Nasdaq: MBOT) has received an official communication from the European Patent Office (EPO) regarding its intention to grant European Patent Application No. 11795301, covering the Company’s Self-Cleaning Shunt (SCS™). Globally, the Company now has 36 patents issued/allowed and 16 […]