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Robocath Sets Up Medical Advisory Board Composed of International Interventional Cardiology Key Leaders

Rouen, January 30, 2018 – Robocath, a company that conceives and develops cardiovascular robotic systems for the treatment of vascular diseases, announces today the creation of its medical advisory board, including global experts and recognized leaders in interventional cardiology. This committee will help define the clinical strategy of the company and more […]

Medtronic Closes $28M Purchase of QT Vascular’s Chocolate PTA Balloon Catheter

Medtronic Completes the Purchase of QT Vascular’s Chocolate PTA Balloon Catheter Highlights: – Medtronic completes the purchase of the Company’s non-drug coated Chocolate® PTA balloon catheter – The completion of this purchase validates the value of this internally developed specialty PTA to improve outcomes in patients with peripheral artery disease PLEASANTON, Calif., […]

CardiAMP Cell Therapy Receives FDA Approval for Pivotal Trial in Chronic Myocardial Ischemia

SAN CARLOS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BioCardia, Inc. [OTC: BCDA], a leader in the development of comprehensive solutions for cardiovascular regenerative therapies, today announced that the FDA has approved an Investigational Device Exemption for the CardiAMP Chronic Myocardial Ischemia (CMI) Trial to treat patients with refractory angina (RA). The CardiAMP Chronic Myocardial Ischemia Trial will be […]

Mardil Medical Appoints Martin Madden to Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mardil Medical Inc., a privately held, clinical-stage medical device company, announced the appointment of Martin Madden to its Board of Directors. A 30-year veteran of Johnson & Johnson’s Research & Development division, Madden has unparalleled experience in bringing exceptional new products and technologies to the market. […]

Endologix Appoints Greg Morrow as Chief Marketing Officer and Announces Inducement Grants Under NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Endologix Inc. (Nasdaq:ELGX), a developer and marketer of innovative treatments for aortic disorders, announced today that it has appointed Greg Morrow as the Company’s Chief Marketing Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Morrow brings to Endologix a wealth of executive marketing experience in medical devices. Most recently, he led the Coronary […]

LimFlow Completes Enrollment In U.S. Feasibility Study and Receives Breakthrough Device Status from FDA for Its Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization (pDVA) System

Novel Technology is Designed to Restore Blood Flow to Ischemic Lower Limbs, Which May Resolve Pain, Help Wounds Heal and Avoid Major Amputation PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– LimFlow SA, developer of minimally-invasive technology for the treatment of end-stage critical limb ischemia (CLI), today announced completion of enrollment of the original 10-patient cohort in […]

Medtronic Launches IDE Study to Evaluate the Abre(TM) Venous Self-Expanding Stent System in Patients with Deep Venous Disease

Study to Enroll Subjects at up to 35 Sites Across the U.S. and Europe DUBLIN – January 26, 2018 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced the initiation of its investigational device exemption (IDE) study for the Abre(TM) venous self-expanding stent system. The ABRE IDE Study will evaluate the safety and […]

CORRECTING and REPLACING First Patient Enrolled in Tryton Post Approval Study

DURHAM, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Please replace the release dated January 24, 2018, with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The corrected release reads: FIRST PATIENT ENROLLED IN TRYTON POST APPROVAL STUDY The only FDA approved device to treat coronary bifurcations Tryton Medical, Inc., the leading developer of stents designed to […]

Vascular Insights® Announces New Chief Executive Officer

QUINCY, Mass., Jan. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Vascular Insights® announced that its Board of Directors has appointed James P. Ott as President and CEO. Jim brings to the position greater than 20 years of experience as President for companies in the manufacturing and medical device industries. He has held numerous leadership positions that have focused on […]