Peripheral/Endo

New technology advancement by MESI in detecting Peripheral-Arterial Disease to benefit US patients

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — MESI mTABLET ABI, device used for early detection of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) by measuring Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI), was cleared for marketing and sales by the Food and Drug Administration in December 2020. MESI mTABLET ABI is a unique healthcare solution, integrating wireless diagnostic modules for Ankle-Brachial […]

Shape Memory Medical Receives PMDA Approval for the IMPEDE-FX Embolization Plug

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Shape Memory Medical Inc. announced today that it has received approval from Japan’s Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) to market its IMPEDE®-FX Embolization Plug in Japan. Cosmotec, which is a Group Company of M3 Inc https://corporate.m3.com/en/ listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TYO:2413), championed the approval process in […]

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Peripheral Support Catheters From WavePoint Medical, LLC

Agreement also includes development of portfolio of CTO products ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI®) (NASDAQ: CSII) announced today that it has acquired a line of peripheral support catheters from WavePoint Medical, LLC. Peripheral support catheters are used during peripheral vascular intervention (PVI) procedures for guidewire support to enable […]

Penumbra Announces U.S. Commercial Availability of INDIGO System Lightning 7

Latest System Designed for Single Session Arterial Thrombus Removal ALAMEDA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Penumbra, Inc. (NYSE: PEN), a global healthcare company focused on innovative therapies, today announced U.S. commercial availability of the Indigo® System Lightning™ 7. Lightning 7 expands Penumbra’s offering of the Indigo Aspiration System with Intelligent Aspiration for mechanical thrombectomy and is […]

Next-Generation Microcatheter Platform Earns CE Mark Approval

Novel XO Cross catheter platform CE Mark cleared for use in peripheral vasculature. PARK CITY, Utah, March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Transit Scientific announced it received CE Mark approval in the European Union for its non-tapered metal alloy XO CrossÒ Microcatheter platform. Microcatheters are commonly used to provide guidewire support, facilitate guidewire exchanges, access distal […]

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Announces First Uses of WIRION® Embolic Protection System

Device offers a streamlined approach for lower extremity embolic protection 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 the U.S. have been treated […]

First Patients Enrolled in the Merit WRAPSODY AV Access Efficacy Pivotal Study

U.S. pivotal study to determine safety and effectiveness of the WRAPSODY Endovascular Stent Graft System in the treatment of dialysis outflow circuit stenosis or occlusion SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, March 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable medical devices […]

Shape Memory Medical Receives CE Mark for IMPEDE-FX RapidFill

Biodegradable Polymers Expand Options for Peripheral Embolization SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Shape Memory Medical Inc., developer of innovative therapies for cardiovascular and neurovascular markets, announced CE Mark Approval for the IMPEDE-FX RapidFill™ Device, an expansion of the IMPEDE family of biodegradable peripheral vascular embolization plugs. Ted Ruppel, President and CEO of […]

Marizyme Announces New Distribution and Channel Partnership for Chilean Market with Abdera

JUPITER, Fla., March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Marizyme, Inc. (OTCQB:MRZM), a publicly traded global biotechnology company developing products to reduce the burden of ischemia-reperfusion injury in tissue grafting, organ transplant, and other surgical indications, announced today that it has entered into a supply and distribution agreement with Abdera Financial, Inc., a Chilean based distributor, […]

Aidoc launches the first and only AI-based automated notification solution for high-risk pulmonary embolism patients

The workflow-integrated solution developed in collaboration with Yale radiologists expedites time-sensitive decision-making and improves quality of care NEW YORK, March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Aidoc, the leading provider of enterprise AI solutions, announced today the launch of an industry first:  an AI-based automated activation solution that facilitates rapid risk assessment and care coordination for […]