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PlaqueTec Data Presented at EAS Show Lack of Correlation between Localised Coronary Artery Inflammatory Biomarker Expression and Systemic Elevation of Biomarkers including hsCRP

CAMBRIDGE, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Researchers from PlaqueTec Ltd. presented data suggesting that localised coronary inflammation may be independent of systemic elevation of inflammatory biomarkers such as high-sensitivity C reactive protein (hsCRP). The data, presented at the 86th European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS) Congress in Lisbon, Portugal, are based on analysis of blood samples obtained […]

HighLife Appoints Dr. Martin Rothman as Independent Member of the Board

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HighLife SAS, a medtech company focused on the development of a unique trans-catheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) system to treat patients suffering from mitral regurgitation, announced today the appointment of Dr. Martin T. Rothman as non-executive independent member of its Board of Directors. Dr. Rothman retired recently from his position as Vice President of […]

Murj Announces $8.5 Million Series B Financing for Cardiac Device Management Platform

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Murj, Inc., a digital healthcare company dedicated to helping clinicians streamline and improve care for patients with implantable cardiac devices, today announced that the company has closed an $8.5 million Series B financing led by Longitude Capital, with participation from True Ventures and other existing investors. Murj […]

Preventice Solutions Announces Launch of BodyGuardian® Mini, the Smallest, Reusable, Waterproof Cardiac Holter Monitor

MINNEAPOLIS, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Preventice Solutions announced today the launch of the BodyGuardian® Mini, the smallest, reusable long-term Holter technology available for cardiac monitoring. The new, compactly designed technology includes an ultra-small, lightweight cardiac monitor that enables up to 14-days of ECG measurements that are transmitted to a physician in an […]

CardioFocus Announces Successful Live Case Featuring HeartLight® X3 System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CardioFocus, Inc., a medical device innovator and manufacturer dedicated to advancing ablation treatment for cardiac disorders such as atrial fibrillation (AF), today announced a successful live case featuring its breakthrough HeartLight X3 System during the annual Prague Workshop on Catheter Ablation.  Building upon the advanced features […]

Bardy Diagnostics™ Announces Validation of AI-Enabled Automatic Screening Technology for Atrial Fibrillation

SEATTLE, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bardy Diagnostics, Inc., (“BardyDx”), a leading provider of ambulatory cardiac monitoring technologies and custom data solutions, including the Carnation Ambulatory Monitor (“CAM™”), the world’s only P-wave centric™ ambulatory cardiac patch monitor and arrhythmia detection device, presented a poster today titled “Artificial Intelligence for the Automatic Detection of […]

Data Reinforce Reduced Complications with Medtronic Micra Transcatheter Pacing System Over Traditional Pacemakers in Real-World Use

DUBLIN and BOSTON – May 9, 2018 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced that results through 12-months from the Post-Approval Registry (PAR) for the Medtronic Micra(TM) Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS), reinforcing the high implant success rate and low complication rate seen since its U.S. approval two years ago, will be […]

Corindus Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (NYSE American: CVRS), a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Recent Highlights and Accomplishments Realized revenue of $1.5 million in the first quarter 2018 Increased CorPath® GRX installed base to 37 systems with […]

Results from Imricor MRI-Guided Cardiac Ablation Study to Be Presented at Heart Rhythm Society Conference in Boston

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Imricor Medical Systems announced today that the results from the clinical study to evaluate Imricor’s Vision-MRTM Ablation Catheter for the treatment of atrial flutter under real-time MRI guidance will be presented this week at the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) conference in Boston. Philipp Sommer MD will present the study results on […]

Cardiac Dimensions Announces Appointment of Dr. Matthew Stark as Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs, Adds New Board Member

KIRKLAND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiac Dimensions, a leader in the development of innovative, minimally invasive treatments for patients with heart failure, today announced the appointment of Matthew Stark, Ph.D., as vice president of clinical and regulatory affairs, and Trevor Moody as the newest member of its board of directors. “We’re thrilled to […]