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Landmark Study Shows Treatment with Abbott’s MitraClip® is Superior to Medical Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure Patients with Significant Secondary Mitral Regurgitation

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Abbott (NYSE :ABT ) today announced positive clinical study results from a randomized controlled trial comparing treatment with the MitraClip® device to guideline-directed medical therapy in select patients with secondary (or functional) mitral regurgitation, or a leaky heart valve, as a result of advanced heart failure. The landmark […]

Corindus Announces First Live Transmission of Remote Robotic Demonstration Performed at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2018 Conference

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [NYSE American: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, announced the first live transmission of a remote interventional procedure using the company’s CorPath® platform was performed at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference in San Diego, CA on September 22, 2018. The remote interventional […]

Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval for the Eluvia™ Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Boston Scientific (NYSE :BSX ) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its Premarket Approval (PMA) application to market the Eluvia™Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System, specifically developed for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD). The Eluvia stent utilizes a drug-polymer combination to offer […]

Abiomed to Showcase Expanded FDA Indications and Next Generation Heart Recovery Products at TCT 2018

DANVERS, Mass., Sept. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD), the leader in heart recovery, announces its initiatives at the 30th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference will highlight the recently expanded FDA indications for high-risk PCI and cardiogenic shock. Initiatives will also highlight Protected PCI’s ability to allow for […]

BioSig Technologies to Commence Trading on the Nasdaq

Santa Monica, CA, Sept. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB:BSGM, OTCQB:BSGMD), a medical device company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4.6 billion electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, announced that its shares of common stock have been approved for […]

Neovasc Announces Effective Date of Share Consolidation

VANCOUVER, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Neovasc Inc. (“Neovasc” or the “Company“) (NASDAQ :NVCN )(TSX :NVCN ), a leader in the development of minimally invasive transcatheter mitral valve replacement technologies and in the development of minimally invasive devices for the treatment of refractory angina, announced today that the Company has filed articles of amendment, effective […]

Cardiac Dimensions Announces the Randomization of its First Patient in the U.S. Pivotal Trial – The CARILLON Trial

KIRKLAND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiac Dimensions, a leader in the development of innovative, minimally invasive treatment modalities to address heart failure and related cardiovascular conditions, today announced the company has randomized its first patient in the CARILLON Pivotal Trial. The CARILLON Trial is evaluating the Carillon® Mitral Contour System®for the treatment of functional […]

IMBiotechnologies Ltd Announces Presentation at the 2018 Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe Annual Meeting (Lisbon, Portugal)

EDMONTON, Alberta–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IMBiotechnologies Ltd. today announced that an oral presentation regarding the use of its lead product, Occlusin® 500 Embolization Microspheres (Occlusin 500), in benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) patients will be presented at the 2018 Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) annual meeting. Dr. Richard Owen, lead investigator […]

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Announces First Commercial Launch of Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System Outside the United States

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 patient in Hong Kong has been treated with its Stealth 360® Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System (OAS). The Hong […]

Corindus to Present at Ladenburg Thalmann 2018 Healthcare Conference

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [NYSE American: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, announced today that Mark Toland, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Ladenburg Thalmann 2018 Healthcare Conference as follows: Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Time: 4:00pm EDT Location: Sofitel New York, New […]