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Omron Healthcare and physIQ Partner to Transform Cardiovascular Patient Care

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Omron Healthcare, Inc. and physIQ Inc. today announced a collaboration to integrate Omron’s innovative FDA-cleared device, HeartGuide®, the first wearable blood pressure monitor into the pinpointIQ®platform to monitor at-risk patients in an outpatient setting. The strategic collaboration aims to generate actionable clinical information for at-risk patients in an outpatient environment by leveraging […]

Quantum Genomics Announces the Publication of Two Scientific Articles Confirming the Efficacy of Firibastat for Heart Failure

PARIS and NEW YORK, Feb. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Quantum Genomics (Euronext Growth – FR0011648971 – ALQGC), a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the development of a new drug class that directly targets the brain to treat resistant hypertension and heart failure, announces the publication of two new scientific articles on the […]

Arterys Named to the 2019 CB Insights AI 100 List

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Arterys, the leader in intelligent, cloud-based medical image analysis software, today announced that it has been named for the second consecutive year to CB Insights’ coveted AI 100 ranking, which showcases the 100 most promising private artificial intelligence (AI) companies in the world. Arterys was recognized for its […]

Boston Scientific Announces Results For Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2018

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) generated sales of $2.561 billion during the fourth quarter of 2018. This represents growth of 6.3 percent on a reported basis, 8.2 percent on an operational1 basis and 7.0 percent on an organic2 basis, all compared to the prior year period. The company reported […]

Leviticus Cardio & Jarvik Heart Unveil Groundbreaking Wireless Heart Pump System

PETAH TIKVA, Israel, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A groundbreaking piece of medical technology was revealed to the public today at the National Research Center for Cardiac Surgery in Astana, Kazakhstan. At a press conference held at the Center, top heart failure experts from around the world announced the successful implantation of FIVAD (Fully Implanted Ventricular Assist […]

According to THE SAGE GROUP, Thrombus is Highly Prevalent in Both Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Patients

BEAUFORT, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A new analysis published by THE SAGE GROUP concludes that occlusive thrombus is present in 3.6 million PAD patients. “Occlusive thrombus in the leg arteries has serious consequences including ischemic symptoms, and in severe cases amputation. Furthermore, its presence adversely affects interventional procedure outcomes and costs. Thrombus interferes […]

REVA Announces Reduction in Force

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — REVA Medical, Inc. (ASX: RVA) (“REVA” or the “Company”), a leader in bioresorbable polymer technologies for vascular applications, announced it is realigning the organization to align with current business conditions. Effective February 8, 2019, REVA will reduce its San Diego-based personnel to […]

BioSig Appoints John Kowalski to Lead Commercialization of PURE EP

Santa Monica, CA, Feb. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSGM), a medical device company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, today announced that the Company has appointed Mr. John Kowalski as Vice President of Sales. Mr. […]

Kaneka invests in a US-based medical device company

TOKYO, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kaneka Corporation (Tokyo, Japan, President: Mamoru Kadokura) has entered into an investment and strategic agreement with an undisclosed US-based medical device company (“Company”). According to this agreement, Kaneka has made an investment in 18.5% shares of the Company and plans to start sales as the exclusive distributor […]