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SHS invests in innovative heart valve-repair start-up CoreMedic

Tuebingen, 27. July 2017. SHS Gesellschaft für Beteiligungsmanagement is investing in CoreMedic, a start-up developing innovative, transfemoral repair systems to treat heart valve malfunctions. SHS is investing from its fourth fund generation to finance CoreMedic’s further growth and the clinical application of its innovative products. Mitral heart valve regurgitation (MR) […]

4C Medical’s Novel Mitral Regurgitation Therapy Highlighted at CVI 2017 Innovation Summit

NEWS PROVIDED BY 4C Medical Technologies, Inc. 07:04 ET BROOKLYN PARK, Minn., Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — 4C Medical Technologies, Inc. (4C Medical), a developer of minimally invasive therapies for structural heart disease, today announced that its medical device therapy for mitral regurgitation (MR) was featured in the Innovation Summit at Cardiovascular Innovations (CVI) 2017 […]

Medtronic (MDT) Bags Approval for Avalus Valve in U.S. and Europe

DUBLIN – August 2, 2017 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced CE (Conformité Européenne) mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its new Avalus(TM) pericardial aortic surgical valve for the treatment of aortic valve disease. The Avalus valve leverages proven surgical bioprosthetic valve concepts with added features designed to […]

Boca Raton Regional Hospital Using New Technology To Map Irregular Heart Rhythms Non-Invasively

NEWS PROVIDED BY Boca Raton Regional Hospital  Aug 01, 2017, 12:24 ET BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Boca Raton Regional Hospital is the first in Florida and one of only five centers nationally to non-invasively map irregular heartbeats in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation and other arrhythmias who have not responded adequately […]

Keystone Heart Ltd to Accelerate Trials for Advanced Device to Protect Brain During Heart Procedures

NEWS PROVIDED BY Keystone Heart Ltd.  Aug 01, 2017, 13:06 ET CAESAREA, Israel and TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Keystone Heart Ltd., an emerging medical device company focused on developing cerebral protection devices for patients undergoing cardiac procedures, today announced plans to initiate clinical trials for a new, advanced version of Keystone Heart TriGuard™ cerebral […]

Laminate Medical Technologies Receives IDE Approval From FDA To Initiate Clinical Study Of The VasQ Device

TEL AVIV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Laminate Medical Technologies (Laminate), an Israeli biomedical start-up developing VasQ, an implanted blood vessel external support device for patients requiring arteriovenous fistula as vascular access for hemodialysis, today announced that it has received Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). IDE approval […]

LimFlow Announces Publication Of Positive Results From Pilot Study Of Limflow Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization (pDVA) System

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LimFlow SA today announced publication of positive results from the pilot study of the LimFlow Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization System (pDVA) in the July issue of the Journal of Endovascular Therapy. The paper is entitled “Midterm Outcomes from a Pilot Study of Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization for the Treatment of No-Option […]