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Medical Groups Unite in Support of Science

NEWS PROVIDED BY American Society of Hematology  17 Apr, 2017, 08:38 ET WASHINGTON, April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As the world’s leading organizations representing clinicians, laboratory researchers, and physician-scientists committed to improving patient care, we support the March for Science and its nonpartisan call for the appreciation of scientific evidence, education, and investment. Science […]

Defibtech Names Robert Reinhardt As New CEO in Executive Shuffle

GUILFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Defibtech, LLC, a Nihon Kohden company based in Guilford, Conn., announced today that its board of directors has unanimously chosen Robert Reinhardt as Defibtech’s next chief executive officer. Reinhardt will succeed Gintaras Vaisnys, the company’s co-founder and current CEO, on April 11. Vaisnys will remain as an advisor […]

Lombard Medical and MicroPort Scientific Corporation Finalize Strategic Partnership Agreements

OXFORDSHIRE, U.K. & SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Lombard Medical, Inc. (EVAR), a medical device company focused on endovascular aneurysm repair, and MicroPort Scientific Corporation (0853.HK), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of a diversified portfolio of medical devices, today announced the parties have finalized the definitive agreements to their strategic partnership first […]

Biotricity Files for its Second and Final FDA 510(k) to Bring Bioflux Solution to Market

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Biotricity, Inc. (OTCQB:BTCY), a medical diagnostic and consumer healthcare technology company dedicated to delivering innovative, biometric remote monitoring solutions, has filed for a second and final 510(k) for the hardware portion of its Bioflux solution with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration […]

First U.S. Patient Treated in Landmark Vascular Study of Lithoplasty® Technology

NEWS PROVIDED BY PinnacleHealth System | 05 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET HARRISBURG, Pa., April 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute enrolled the first patient in the United States in a trial assessing the safety and effectiveness of a new type of approach for blockages in the leg artery. DISRUPT PAD III is […]

Inari Medical Announces First Patient Treated with the ClotTriever™ Thrombectomy System

NEWS PROVIDED BY | Inari Medical Inc. | 10 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET IRVINE, Calif., April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Inari Medical Inc., a venture capital backed medical device company focused on the interventional treatment of venous thrombus, announced the treatment of the first patient with its ClotTriever Thrombectomy System.  The ClotTriever Thrombectomy System received […]