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Brinavess Data Receives Top Award For Best Article Published In The Spanish Medical Journal EMERGENCIAS

VANCOUVER, June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Correvio Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: CORV / TSX: CORV), a revenue-generating, specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing hospital drugs, today announced that the Brinavess®study, titled “Vernakalant in hospital emergency practice: safety and effectiveness,” published by José Carbajosa Dalmau (Alicante, Spain), was awarded first prize for the best work published during […]

Daiichi Sankyo’s U.S. Products Liability Litigation Settlement Program Moves Forward; More than 97 Percent of Eligible Litigants and Claimants Opt In

TOKYO and BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited and Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. announced today that more than 97 percent of eligible claimants have opted into the product liability litigation settlement program announced on August 1, 2017 for cases brought against various Daiichi Sankyo and Forest entities. These cases are related to […]

Neovasc Inc. Reports Results of Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders

VANCOUVER, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Neovasc Inc. (“Neovasc” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN) is pleased to announce the results of the votes on matters considered at its Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on June 4, 2018 in Vancouver, B.C. (the “Meeting”). At the Meeting, the shareholders of the Company (the “Shareholders”) re-elected […]

Philips to expand its Image-Guided Therapy portfolio with the acquisition of EPD Solutions

Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire EPD Solutions, an innovator in image-guided procedures for cardiac arrhythmias (heart rhythm disorders). EPD’s cardiac imaging and navigation system [1] helps electrophysiologists navigate the heart by generating […]

Caladrius Biosciences Sells Rights to Counter-Flow Centrifugation System to Hitachi Chemical Advanced Therapeutics Solutions

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Caladrius Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:CLBS) (“Caladrius” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with multiple technology platforms targeting autoimmune and select cardiovascular indications, announces today that the Company has sold for $2.5 million its ownership interest in a development-stage, fully enclosed, automated, programmable […]

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 […]