Coronary/Structural Heart

NaviGate Cardiac Structures, Inc. (“NCSI”) reports first heterotopic transcatheter GATE™ tricuspid valved stent successful implantation

LAKE FOREST, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (“NCSI”) announced today that the GATE™ catheter-guided tricuspid atrioventricular valved stent (AVS) was implanted through the jugular vein one week ago in a patient suffering from severe tricuspid regurgitation stemming from two failed […]

Daiichi Sankyo Initiates ENVISAGE-TAVI AF Study Investigating Once-Daily LIXIANA®▼ (edoxaban) in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

MUNICH, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — ENVISAGE-TAVI AF is the first study to evaluate the effects of a novel oral anticoagulant on clinical outcomes exclusively in atrial fibrillation patients following successful transcatheter aortic valve implantation Study adds to the growing […]

LivaNova (LIVN) Takes Out Caisson Interventional in $72 Million Deal

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LivaNova PLC (NASDAQ:LIVN) (“LivaNova” or the “Company”), a market-leading medical technology company, today announced it has acquired the remaining outstanding interests in Caisson Interventional, LLC (“Caisson”), in support of LivaNova’s strategic growth initiatives. Based in Maple Grove, Minn., Caisson […]

Medtronic Launches Resolute Onyx (TM) Drug-Eluting Stent in US Following FDA Approval Becoming First DES Available in 4.5mm and 5mm Sizes

By GlobeNewswire Engineered for Exceptional Deliverability, Advanced DES Technology Features Thinner Struts, Enhanced Visibility and the Broadest Size Matrix in the U.S. DUBLIN – May 1, 2017 -Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval […]

Venus Medtech’s TAVR Device Is Approved By CFDA, Creating A New Era Of Interventional Cardiology In China

HANGZHOU, China, April 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Venus Medtech (Hangzhou) Inc., announced on April 25th that its transcatheter aortic valve system – Venus A-valve – has been approved by China Food and Drug Administration(“CFDA”) (registration no.: 20173460680) for sale in China. […]

Corindus Vascular Robotics Announces Live Broadcast Of Robotic-Assisted PCI Using CorPath GRX To TCT Asia-Pacific Summit In South Korea

Procedure transmitted live from Fu Wai Hospital to over 4,000 attendees at 22nd annual TCT Asia-Pacific Cardiovascular Summit WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [NYSE MKT: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, announced today that Fu Wai Hospital […]

Corindus Vascular Robotics Announces Strategic Partnership With BLOXR Solutions To Distribute Line Of Radiation Protection Products

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [NYSE MKT: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, announced today a strategic partnership with BLOXR Solutions, a leading provider of radiation protection products designed to reduce exposure for clinicians and patients. The […]