Peripheral/Endo

Resverlogix Announces Publication on Apabetalone in Atherosclerosis Journal

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Resverlogix Corp. (“Resverlogix” or the “Company”) (TSX:RVX) announced today the recent publication of an article titled: “Apabetalone downregulates factors and pathways associated with vascular calcification” in Atherosclerosis, the official peer-reviewed scientific journal of the European Atherosclerosis Society. “Apabetalone and its unique mechanism […]

InspireMD Announces Regulatory and Reimbursement Approval of CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System in Australia

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE American: NSPR), developer of the CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System (EPS) for the prevention of stroke caused by the treatment of carotid artery disease, today announced that its novel CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System (EPS) has been granted regulatory approval […]

Boston Scientific Announces Recommended Offer to Acquire BTG plc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended offer to acquire BTG plc. (LSE: BTG), a company headquartered in the United Kingdom, which develops and commercializes products used in minimally-invasive procedures targeting cancer and vascular diseases, as well […]

Hancock Jaffe Updates Status of Application to INVIMA for First-In-Human VenoValve Trial in Colombia

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hancock Jaffe Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: HJLI, HJLIW), a company specializing in medical devices that restore cardiac and vascular health, announced today that it has received an update from INVIMA (the Colombian equivalent of the U.S. FDA) in Bogota on the status of […]

Endologix Honors Innovators of Aortic Therapy at VEITHsymposium

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Endologix, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELGX), a developer and marketer of innovative treatments for aortic disorders, today honored four innovators of aortic therapy at the 45th Annual Symposium on Vascular and Endovascular Issues, Techniques, Horizons (VEITHsymposium®), a meeting of endovascular specialists highlighting developments in the treatment of vascular disease. At an […]

New Findings Presented at the VEITHsymposium Reiterate Consistent, Durable Outcomes in Complex Aortic Disease with Heli-FX(TM) Endoanchor(TM) System

DUBLIN and NEW YORK – November 16, 2018 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced new data on the Heli-FX(TM) EndoAnchor(TM) system, which demonstrated durability, safety and efficacy in patients with complex aortic abdominal aneurysm (AAA) anatomy, particularly those with hostile aortic neck anatomies. The new data were unveiled in presentations at the […]

First Patients in Europe Treated with Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System

ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI®) (NASDAQ: CSII), a medical device company developing and commercializing innovative interventional treatment systems for patients with peripheral and coronary artery disease, announced today that the first patients in Germany have been treated with its Stealth 360® Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System (OAS). The German cases […]

AngioSoma Creates New Partnership Opportunity

HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — AngioSoma (OTC: SOAN), a leading biotechnology research and development company, announces today the execution of a letter of intent to pursue a relationship with Biomedix®. Biomedix® manufactures a noninvasive device, PADnet, that diagnoses Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) in patients.  Biomedix […]

InspireMD Announces Upcoming Presentations at the 45th Annual Symposium on Vascular and Endovascular Issues, Techniques, Horizons (VEITHsymposium)

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE American: NSPR), developer of the CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System (EPS) for the prevention of stroke caused by the treatment of carotid artery disease, today announced that the Company’s CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System will be featured in several podium […]

Medtronic Receives CE Mark Approval for the Valiant Navion(TM) Thoracic Stent Graft System

DUBLIN – November 13, 2018 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced it has received CE Mark approval for the Valiant Navion(TM) thoracic stent graft system for the minimally invasive repair of all lesions of the descending thoracic aorta, including thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAA), blunt traumatic aortic injuries (BTAI), penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers (PAU), […]