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Hancock Jaffe Laboratories, Inc. Announces Closing of $7.5 Million Initial Public Offering

IRVINE, Calif., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hancock Jaffe Laboratories, Inc. (“HJLI”), a company specializing in bioprosthetic medical devices to establish improved standards of care for treating cardiac and vascular diseases, today announced the closing of its previously announced initial public offering of 1,500,000 units, each unit consisting of […]

Emboline, Inc. Completes Initial Human Clinical Cases With The Emboliner™ Embolic Protection Catheter

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Emboline, Inc., an emerging medical device company with a game-changing device for total embolic protection during transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedures, announced today the successful completion of its initial series of human clinical cases using the EmbolinerTM Embolic Protection Catheter. The initial procedures were performed at […]

FDA Clears Biograph Vision PET/CT System From Siemens Healthineers

MALVERN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Biograph Vision, a new positron emission tomography/computed tomography system from Siemens Healthineers that delivers a new level of precision in PET/CT imaging. The Biograph Vision features new Optiso Ultra Dynamic Range (UDR) Detector Technology, which is based on silicon […]

Medtronic Presents Strategic Growth Roadmap at 2018 Investor Day; Outlines Plan to Create Shareholder Value

NEW YORK CITY – June 5, 2018 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today is presenting its strategic roadmap and outlining its long-range plan for creating shareholder value at the 2018 Medtronic Institutional Investor and Analyst Day in New York City. The company is unveiling its pipeline across multiple businesses, asserting its […]

AtriCure and Baheal Group Establish Partnership and China Distribution Agreement

AtriCure, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATRC), a leading innovator in surgical treatments for atrial fibrillation (Afib) and left atrial appendage management, today announced it has partnered with Baheal Pharmaceutical Group in China to distribute AtriCure’s surgical ablation devices. This new multi-year agreement establishes Baheal as the exclusive distributor for AtriCure, and replaces the […]

Biomagnetic Imaging Company Genetesis Closes $7.5M in Series A Financing

MASON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Genetesis, a medical device company focused on using biomagnetic imaging to enable rapid, noninvasive and accurate chest pain triage, has closed an oversubscribed round of $7.5M in Series A financing. CincyTech led the round with participation from existing investors including Mark Cuban’s Radical Investments, and new investors including […]

Biomerics Acquires FutureMatrix Interventional

SALT LAKE CITY, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Biomerics LLC, a medical device contract manufacturer headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT is pleased to announce the acquisition of FutureMatrix Interventional, Inc.  FMI, located in Athens, TX specializes in the design and manufacture of interventional catheters for the cardiovascular and urinary markets. “We are pleased to add […]

TRiCares Closes €22 Million ($25.4 Million) Series B Financing Round to Fund Development of Minimally Invasive Treatment of Tricuspid Regurgitation

Paris, France and Munich, Germany, June 4, 2018 – TRiCares SAS, a privately held pioneer in the field of minimally invasive treatment of tricuspid regurgitation, is pleased to announce today the successful completion of a €22 Million ($25.4 Million) Series B financing round. Proceeds from the financing will be used to advance […]

FDA Classifies HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) Systems Unexpected Power Source Switching as Class I Recall

DUBLIN – June 1, 2018 – The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has classified Medtronic plc’s (NYSE: MDT) recent voluntary urgent field action related to the HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) System unexpected power source switching as a Class I recall. Class I recalls describe situations where there is reasonable risk of […]