Regulatory

FDA Green Lights ClearFlow’s FlowGlide Technology for Cardiac Surgery Patients

ANAHEIM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ClearFlow, Inc., a medical device company based in Anaheim, California, announced today that the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510[k] clearance for the company’s proprietary FlowGlide™ Active Clearance Technology® System. “The new design helps resist kinks, and allows positioning of the catheters into harder-to-reach […]

Veeva Systems, Inc. Release: Industry Survey Reveals 99% Of Clinical Operations Leaders Report The Need To Unify Their Clinical Applications

BARCELONA, Spain–(BUSINESS WIRE)–There is an industrywide drive toward a unified clinical operating model, according to the Veeva 2017 Unified Clinical Operations Survey, one of the industry’s largest annual surveys of clinical operations professionals. The new research from Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) reveals that nearly all respondents cite the need to […]

Cagent Vascular Completes Enrollment of PRELUDE Study Using Serranator Device

WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cagent Vascular, a developer of next generation technology for vessel dilatation in cardiovascular disease interventions, including the FDA 510(k) cleared Serranator® Alto PTA Serration Balloon Catheter, announces the completion of enrollment in the First-in-Human PRELUDE Study. The purpose of this prospective, single-arm, multicenter feasibility study is to show […]

Medtronic Enrolls First Patient in Study of IN.PACT(TM) AV Access Drug-Coated Balloon in Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease

GlobalNewsWire DUBLIN – May 24, 2017 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced that the first patient has been enrolled in the IN.PACT(TM) AV Access Drug-Coated Balloon (DCB) study for use in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the investigational device exemption […]

Shockwave Medical Snags CE Mark for Coronary Lithoplasty System

FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Shockwave Medical, a pioneer in the treatment of calcified cardiovascular disease, today announced conformité européenne (CE) Mark for the company’s Coronary Lithoplasty® System for the treatment of calcified plaque in conjunction with stenting in patients with coronary artery disease. The Shockwave Medical Coronary Lithoplasty System is an innovative […]

Acutus Medical Snags FDA OK for AcQGuide Steerable Sheath

CARLSBAD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acutus Medical®, a company committed to transforming the lives of millions of patients with complex arrhythmias, today announced the FDA clearance of the AcQGuide™ Steerable Sheath. The company will also feature several international presentations highlighting the AcQMap® High Resolution Imaging and Mapping System at the Heart Rhythm Society’s […]

Teleflex Inc. (TFX) Wins FDA 510(k) Clearance for the Arrow AC3 Optimus Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump

Teleflex Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the Arrow® AC3 OptimusTM Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) Advanced IABP performance with the ability to provide optimized therapy to the most challenging patient conditions, even patients with the most severe arrhythmias and heart rates as high as 200 bpm.1 WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: […]

Venus Medtech’s TAVR Device Is Approved By CFDA, Creating A New Era Of Interventional Cardiology In China

HANGZHOU, China, April 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Venus Medtech (Hangzhou) Inc., announced on April 25th that its transcatheter aortic valve system – Venus A-valve – has been approved by China Food and Drug Administration(“CFDA”) (registration no.: 20173460680) for sale in China. This marks the first-ever CFDA approved Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation […]

Cardiac Insight Announces FDA Clearance of “CARDEA SOLO™” – The First Wearable (ECG) Sensor Giving Physicians Immediate Access to Complete Cardiac Arrhythmia Data and Analysis

KIRKLAND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiac Insight, a U.S. developer of body worn sensing devices and computational software, announced today, the FDA has cleared the company’s wearable electrocardiogram (ECG) sensor, CARDEA SOLO™. The device offers physicians immediate access to improved reporting and analysis of heartbeat-to-heartbeat data. The design and ease of use also […]