Heart Center Dresden to Be First Commercial Clinical Site for Imricor

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Imricor announced today that it signed its first commercialization contract for the Advantage-MR EP Recorder/Stimulator System and supporting Vision-MR devices1 with the Heart Center Dresden in Germany. This agreement places the Heart Center Dresden at the forefront of clinical advancement for MRI-guided cardiac ablations and establishes the hospital as a […]

Adagio Medical Completes Chronic Pre-Clinical Atrial Fibrillation Study Using Ultra-Low Temperature Cryoablation Technology

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Adagio Medical, Inc., the developer of the iCLAS™ technology, the company’s ultra-low temperature intelligent continuous lesion ablation system for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, announces the successful completion of its chronic atrial fibrillation animal study, performed in collaboration with the LIRYC Research Institute of Bordeaux, […]

EPIX Therapeutics Announces Completion of DIAMOND-AF Paroxysmal Study and First Enrollment in DIAMOND-AF II Persistent Study

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — EPIX Therapeutics, Inc., a medical device company that designs and manufactures a catheter-based system for the treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation (AFIB), today announced achievement of the enrollment goal of the DIAMOND-AF study, a global FDA-approved IDE pivotal study to evaluate the DiamondTemp Ablation […]

Trial Results of Mesoblast Cell Therapy in End-Stage Heart Failure Selected as Late-Breaking Presentation at 2018 American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

NEW YORK and MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mesoblast Limited (ASX:MSB; Nasdaq:MESO) today announced that the 159-patient randomized placebo-controlled Phase 2b trial evaluating its allogeneic mesenchymal precursor cell (MPC) product candidate MPC-150-IM in the treatment of end-stage heart failure patients implanted with a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) has […]

CathVision Receives ISO 13485:2016 Certification

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, October 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CathVision ApS, an early stage medical device company developing an advanced cardiac electrophysiology recording system, CUBE, announced today that the company received ISO 13485:2016 certification for Medical Device and Quality Management Systems from Lloyd’s Register. This ISO certification indicates that the company’s quality management system meets the […]

Adagio Medical Treats First Atrial Fibrillation Patients Using New One Shot+™ Cryoablation Catheter

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Adagio Medical, Inc., the developer of the iCLAS™ technology, the company’s ultra-low temperature intelligent continuous lesion ablation system for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, announces that the first patients were successfully treated with its new One Shot+™ cryoablation catheter. The new catheter is aimed at […]


IRVINE, Calif., SEPTEMBER 26 – Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies* announced today that Biosense Webster, Inc., a worldwide leader in the diagnosis and treatment of heart arrhythmias, has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its VISITAG SURPOINT External Processing Unit and enrollment has begun […]

Bardy Diagnostics™ Selected as a Winner of the Children’s National Pediatric Medical Device Innovation Competition

SEATTLE, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bardy Diagnostics, Inc., (“BardyDx”), a leading provider of ambulatory cardiac monitoring technologies and custom data solutions, including the Carnation Ambulatory Monitor (“CAM™”), the world’s first P-wave centric™ ambulatory cardiac monitor and arrhythmia detection device, announced it was selected as one of six winners of the […]

Huami Announces Launch of New Amazfit Health Band 1S and Introduces Groundbreaking Smart Wearable AI Chip, Huangshan-1

BEIJING, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Huami Corporation (“Huami” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HMI), a biometric and activity data-driven company with significant expertise in smart wearable technology, today announced the launch of the new generation health band, Amazfit Health Band 1S, which delivers new features and benefits powered by AI technologies and brings advanced […]

AtaCor Medical Raises $8.8M to Develop Substernal Cardiac Pacing System

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AtaCor Medical, Inc. (www.atacor.com) announced today that it has completed a $8.8M Series A financing. Co-led by Boston-based Broadview Ventures and Israel-based aMoon Ventures, the financing also includes participation from a corporate partner. The investment will support the continued development of AtaCor’s revolutionary extravascular substernal cardiac pacing […]