CVRx® Announces Publication of BeAT-HF Clinical Study Results in the Journal of The American College of Cardiology

BAROSTIM NEO™ is the World’s First Heart Failure Neuromodulation Device MINNEAPOLIS, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today that its BeAT-HF phase III randomized clinical trial results were published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (“JACC”). Results from the trial were used […]

ANI Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of Mexiletine Hydrochloride Capsules

BAUDETTE, Minn., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“ANI”) (Nasdaq:ANIP) today announced the launch of Mexiletine Hydrochloride Capsules USP, 150mg, 200mg and 250mg. The current annual U.S. market for this product is approximately $16 million, according to IQVIA/IMS Health. Patrick Walsh, ANI’s Interim President and CEO, stated, “This is our sixth generic […]

Boston Scientific Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the LUX-Dx™ Insertable Cardiac Monitor System

First ICM device with remote programming paired with dual-stage arrhythmia detection algorithm MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the LUX-Dx™ Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) System, a new, long-term diagnostic device implanted in patients to detect arrhythmias associated with […]

New SEMI-NBMC, GE Research Project to Advance Vital Signs Monitoring of Patients During Emergency Air Transport

MILPITAS, Calif., June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Nano-Bio Materials Consortium (NBMC), a SEMI Strategic Association Partner, today launched a project with GE Research to develop a medical-grade wireless patch that monitors the vital signs of medical patients during emergency air transport. The device promises to advance the state-of-the-art in medical care […]

Maxim Integrated Highlights Ways to Enhance Reliability of PPG Data for Health-Monitoring Wearables

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Whether a sensor can provide reliable data depends on the target information, the algorithm deployed, and the specific details of a given use case. Optical biosensing has become a mainstream feature in smart watches and fitness wearables, providing actionable insights to support preventative healthcare, […]

New Real-World Data from Medtronic Global SYMPLICITY Registry Show Renal Denervation Lowered Blood Pressure in Patients with Hypertension Out to Three Years

Regardless of the Number of Anti-Hypertensive Medications Prescribed, Majority of Patients with Highest BP Showed Significant Drops at Three Years DUBLIN, June 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), the global leader in medical technology, today reported new data from the Global SYMPLICITY Registry (GSR), which showed that renal denervation (RDN) with […]

BAROSTIM™ NEO Associated with Very High Responder Rates in Women

BeAT-HF Trial Results Presented as Late-Breaking Clinical Science at ESC Heart Failure 2020 Meeting MINNEAPOLIS, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced new BeAT-HF trial results from late-breaking clinical science presented virtually at the European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure 2020 Scientific Sessions. The BAROSTIM NEO […]

Philips receives FDA premarket approval for its HeartStart FR3 and HeartStart FRx automated external defibrillators

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Cambridge, MA – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted premarket approval (PMA) for the company’s HeartStart FR3 [1] and HeartStart FRx [2] […]

Huami’s Next Wearable AI Chip Huangshan-2 Scheduled for Mass Production in Q4, 2020, 50% Energy Saved with Faster Atrial Fibrillation Detection

Ramesh Jain – Father of Multimedia Computing Appointed as Chief Technical Advisor of Huami AI Research Institute, Announced on Huami’s 1st Innovation Conference “AI to Decode Future” SHENZHEN, China, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Global Top 5 wearable brand[1], Amazfit’s mother company, Huami (NYSE: HMI) , made its second wearable AI chip […]