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PAVmed to Receive $10.4 Million in Gross Proceeds from Oversubscribed Rights Offering

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PAVmed Inc. (Nasdaq: PAVM, PAVMZ) (the “Company” or “PAVmed”), a highly differentiated, multiproduct medical device company, today announced its previously announced equity subscription rights offering (the “Rights Offering”) expired at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, June 7, 2018 and, as such, the rights are no longer exercisable. The […]

iBeat Secures Investments From Leading Life Insurers and Reinsurers, SCOR Global Life and Transamerica Ventures

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iBeat, a health tech company empowering people to live longer, today announced two investments totaling upward of seven figures from SCOR Life & Health Ventures and Transamerica Ventures. The investments also include enterprise partnerships and booked revenue for the company’s cardiac monitoring smartwatch that will eventually be rolled out to the […]

CardioNXT Announces Enrollment Completion of RADAR Clinical Trial

WESTMINSTER, Colo., June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CardioNXT and AFTx, related privately-held medical device companies, jointly announced today that the Real-time electrogram Analysis for Drivers of Atrial fibRillation (RADAR) clinical trial has reached full enrollment with 65 treated patients. The RADAR trial focuses on treating patients with Persistent and Long Standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation (AF).  The […]

Micro Medical Solutions Marks First U.S. Implants of MicroStent for Peripheral Artery Disease

WILMINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Micro Medical Solutions (MMS), an innovator in the field of microvascular interventions that aim to improve clinical outcomes and quality of life, announced a major milestone today in the development of its MicroStent technology, a vascular stent specifically designed to reduce below-the-knee amputations caused by critical limb ischemia […]

Zebra Medical Vision Raises $30M, Unveils the Broadest, Automated AI Based Radiology Chest X-Ray Reader to Date

KIBBUTZ SHEFAYIM, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Zebra Medical Vision (https://www.zebra-med.com/), the leading machine and deep learning startup, is announcing today it has raised $30M in C round funding, bringing the total investment in the company to $50M. In addition, the company is unveiling its Textray chest x-ray research (https://arxiv.org/abs/1806.02121) today, the most comprehensive AI research conducted on […]

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madrigal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MDGL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutic candidates for the treatment of cardiovascular, metabolic, and liver diseases, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of $200 million of its […]

Acasti Pharma to Present at the XVIII(th) International Symposium on Atherosclerosis

LAVAL, Québec, June 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acasti Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ACST) (TSX-V:ACST) (the “Company” or “Acasti Pharma”), a biopharmaceutical innovator focused on the research, development and commercialization of its prescription drug candidate CaPre® (omega-3 phospholipid) for the treatment of severe hypertriglyceridemia, today announced that the Company is scheduled to […]

Laurie Heilmann Named President of New CrownBio Global Life Science and Diagnostic Solutions Division

SAN DIEGO, June 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crown Bioscience, a global drug discovery and development services company providing translational platforms to advance oncology, inflammation, cardiovascular and metabolic disease research, today announces the appointment of Laurie Heilmann as President of CrownBio Global Life Science Product and Diagnostic Solutions. Heilmann will lead […]

Novoheart Receives C$400,000 in Research Funding from the Innovation and Technology Commission of Hong Kong

HONG KONG, June 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novoheart (“Novoheart” or the “Company”) (TSXV:NVH) (FWB:3NH), a global stem cell biotechnology company, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Novoheart Limited, has been awarded a non-dilutional government grant of C$400,000 from the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) of Hong Kong. The […]

Biotricity’s Bioflux Named Best Remote Patient Monitoring Solution by MedTech Breakthrough

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Biotricity Inc. (OTCQB:BTCY), a medical diagnostic and consumer healthcare technology company dedicated to delivering innovative, biometric remote monitoring solutions, today announced that its Bioflux device has won the prestigious MedTech Breakthrough Award 2018 for Best Remote Patient Monitoring Solution. MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes […]