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October 17, 2017
(TransEnterix)

Robotic-Assisted Surgery – Current Challenges and Future Directions: Interview with Dr. Mona Orady

October 17, 2017
(Washington University School of Medicine)

Portable 3D Scanner to Assess Elephantiasis Patients

October 17, 2017
(Unequal)

FDA Issues Claim for Unequal HART Device

October 16, 2017
(Stryker)

Stryker Receives FDA Clearance for Cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon® Tritanium®

October 16, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Releases Proclaim DRG Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulator for Chronic Pain

October 16, 2017
(University of Minnesota-Twin Cities)

Trapping Cancer Helps to Study Dormant Cells and How to Kill Them

October 16, 2017
(Esaote)

Esaote Unveils Its Flagship MyLab9 Ultrasound System

October 16, 2017
(visual biofeedback)

Ultrasound System Maps Tongue Movement to Help with Speech Therapy

October 16, 2017
(TransEnterix)

TransEnterix Gets FDA Clearance for Senhance Surgical Robot

October 16, 2017
(Olympus)

Olympus Releases New SB Knives for Endoscopic Submucosal Dissections

October 16, 2017
(Stryker)

Stryker Receives FDA Clearance for Cementless Mako Total Knee with Triathlon® Tritanium®

October 16, 2017
(NuVasive)

NuVasive Receives Expanded FDA 510(k) Clearance For TLX Interbody System Used In TLIF Procedures

October 13, 2017
(EchoPixel)

EchoPixel Lets Surgeons See CT, MRI, and Ultrasound Scans in 3D

October 13, 2017
(Tsinghua University)

Highly Stretchable and Flexible Fiber Optic Measures Tiny Changes in Body Movements

October 13, 2017
(ETH Zurich)

Tiny Breath Acetone Sensor to Measure Fat Burning During Exercise, Help Monitor Diabetes

October 13, 2017
(UCLA)

Improved Brain Organoids for Zika Virus Research

October 13, 2017
(Royal Philips)

Philips receives U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance to market its solution for 'small parts' ultrasound imaging

October 12, 2017
(Groking Lab)

The Ozmo Smart Hydration Bottle: A Medgadget Review

October 12, 2017
(University of Bristol)

Ultrasound Identifies Hand Gestures, May Lead to Hands Free Control of Surgical Systems

October 12, 2017
(Siemens Healthineers)

FDA Gives First Clearance to Siemens High-Field 7 Tesla MRI Scanner

October 12, 2017
(Duke University)

Genetically Programmed Bacteria Grow Into Electronic Devices

October 12, 2017
(Team Protocentral)

HeartyPatch, an Open-Source ECG for Heart Rate and Heart Rate Variability Tracking

October 12, 2017
(FDA)

FDA clears first 7T magnetic resonance imaging device

October 12, 2017
(Galderma)

Galderma Announces FDA Approval of Restylane® Silk as the First HA Dermal Filler Approved for Injection via Cannula

October 12, 2017
(NuVasive)

NuVasive Receives Expanded FDA 510(k) Clearance For Innovative Magnetic Limb Lengthening Technology

October 11, 2017
(Ria Health)

Ria Health Launches Mobile App to Help Reduce Drinking (Interview)

October 11, 2017
(University of Birmingham)

Iridium-Coated Gold Nanoparticles Provide View of Blood Flow in Tiniest of Vessels

October 11, 2017
(Pennsylvania State University)

Implantable, Biodegradable Optical Fiber to Stay in Body for Long Time Stretches

October 11, 2017
(Synaptive Medical)

Modus V High-Powered Robotic Neurosurgical Microscope Unveiled by Synaptive

October 11, 2017
(Tokyo Institute of Technology)

A Self-Propelled Catheter for Lung Biopsies

October 11, 2017
(YoDerm)

YoDerm Provides Consultations and Prescriptions Within 24 Hours

October 10, 2017
(University of Chicago)

Genetically Modified Skin Graft Works as Built-In Glucose Meter

October 10, 2017
(Surfaceskins)

Surfaceskins Excrete Alcohol on Every Push to Prevent Spread of In-Hospital Infections

October 10, 2017
(University of Washington)

Organoids of Human Kidneys Help to Study Renal Diseases

October 10, 2017
(Mauna Kea)

Cellvizio Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy Now Cleared in EU for Robotic-Assisted Surgeries

October 10, 2017
(Caltech)

New Test Reveals Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in 30 Minutes

October 10, 2017
(Respicardia)

Respicardia's remedē® System Receives FDA Approval

October 09, 2017
(LivaNova)

LivaNova’s New SenTiva Neurostimulator for Epilepsy FDA Approved

October 09, 2017
(Respicardia)

Remedē Implantable System FDA Approved to Treat Moderate to Severe Central Sleep Apnea

October 09, 2017
(University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Harvard Medical School, and MIT)

Smart New Bandage Delivers Drugs on Wound Exactly When Required

October 09, 2017
(Ascom)

Ascom Digistat Vitals: A New Offering to Record Patient Information at Bedside

October 09, 2017
(Carrot)

Carrot Carbon Monoxide Breath Sensor System for Smoking Cessation Cleared for OTC by FDA

October 09, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Endurant(TM) II/IIs Stent Graft System Receives FDA Approval to Treat Short Neck Anatomies When Used with Heli-FX(TM) EndoAnchor(TM) System

October 06, 2017
(Health 2.0 Fall Conference)

Health 2.0 Fall Conference: 12 New Product Launches Announced

October 06, 2017
(Olympus)

Olympus Releases ORBEYE 4K-3D Surgical Microscope System

October 06, 2017
(University of California)

Squeezing Cancer Cells Through Tiny Holes for Diagnostic Uses

October 06, 2017
(Queensland University)

Tiny Nanopatch Shown Highly Effective Against Polio Virus

October 06, 2017
(FDA)

FDA approves implantable device to treat moderate to severe central sleep apnea

October 06, 2017
(Game Ready)

Game Ready® Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance For Med4 Elite™ Multi-Modality Recovery Device

October 05, 2017
(Microsure)

New Microsurgery Robot Helps to Suture Tiny Vessels to Treat Lymphedema

October 05, 2017
(Klue)

Klue, a New Tracker That Claims to Detect When You’re Eating or Drinking

October 05, 2017
(North Carolina State University)

Glowing Molecular Sensor Helps Spot New Useful Antibiotics

October 05, 2017
(University of California)

New Intravascular Catheter Views Plaques with Ultrasound and Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging

October 05, 2017
(Hologic)

Panther Fusion® Flu A/B/RSV Assay Now FDA Cleared on Hologic's New Panther Fusion® System

October 04, 2017
(CALCIVIS)

CALCIVIS Closes Equity Funding to Advance its CALCIVIS Imaging System to Market

October 04, 2017
(Applied Spectral Imaging)

Applied Spectral Imaging Launches Two New Products for the Digital Pathology Market

October 04, 2017
(FDA)

FDA's Proposed Extension to New Food Labeling Rules and Why You Should Still Comply Now

October 04, 2017
(Peerbridge Health)

FDA Grants Marketing Clearance for the Peerbridge Cor™ Multi-channel Remote ECG Monitor

October 04, 2017
(Solta Medical)

Solta Medical Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Thermage FLX™ System, Newest Generation Skin Smoothing Technology

October 04, 2017
(Enchroma)

Enchroma Colorblind Glasses Review: Illuminating, But Are They Worth The Money?

October 03, 2017
(ETH Zurich)

Tiny Flexible, Embeddable Temperature Sensor to Monitor Food, Drugs, Medical Devices

October 03, 2017
(Dräger)

Dräger Babyleo TN500 IncuWarmer Now Available in U.S.

October 03, 2017
(Technion-Israel Institute of Technology)

Magnetic Eyelid Tracker to Help Diagnose Some Diseases

October 03, 2017
(Imec)

World’s Densest Neural Probe to Power Brain-Computer Interfaces, Implants

October 03, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Introduces CleanSweepTM Technology at AARC Congress 2017

October 02, 2017
(Sandia National Laboratories and University of New Mexico)

Microneedle Patch Gathers Large Samples of Interstitial Fluid

October 02, 2017
(University of Michigan)

Multi-Drug Printing Method to Improve Existing Meds, Help to Introduce New Ones

October 02, 2017
(Nobel Prize)

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017 Awarded for Research Into Circadian Rhythms

October 02, 2017
(Harvard and MIT)

Biosensitive Tatoo Ink Changes Color as Disease Biomarkers Fluctuate

October 02, 2017
(Mimic Technologies)

FlexVR: A New, Portable, Robot-Assisted Surgical Simulation System – Interview with Dr. Jeff Berkley, CEO and Founder of Mimic Technologies

October 02, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement to Acquire Apama Medical

October 02, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Incorporated Completes Acquisition of NeoTract

September 29, 2017
(Masimo)

Masimo’s Smaller, More Comfy RAS-45 Acoustic Respiration Sensor Released Globally

September 29, 2017
(CardioFocus)

New CardioFocus HeartLight Excalibur Balloon Cleared in Europe

September 29, 2017
(Abbott)

FDA Approves Abbott FreeStyle Libre Flash, a CGM That Requires No Blood Sample Calibration

September 29, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s HeartWare HVAD Heart Pump Approved for Rest of Life Use

September 29, 2017
(University of Minnesota)

3D Printing of Biomaterials Directly Onto Moving Body

September 28, 2017
(Dante Labs)

Dante Labs Full Genome Sequencing: A Medgadget Review

September 28, 2017
(Expanding Orthopedics)

EOI Announces FDA Clearance for the FLXfit15, the Only 3D Articulated Expandable Cage With 15 degrees of Lordosis Correction

September 27, 2017
(Abbott)

No More Routine Finger Sticks(1) for Americans with Diabetes: Abbott's FreeStyle® Libre Approved in the U.S.

September 27, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific’s Resonate Cardiac Implants with HeartLogic Predict Adverse Events, Now FDA Approved

September 27, 2017
(University of Michigan)

Microfluidic Chip Takes Blood Cells Through a Labyrinth to Pick Out CTCs

September 27, 2017
(Siemens Healthineers)

Siemens Atellica Diagnostic Immunoassay and Chemistry Analysis System Launched Globally

September 27, 2017
(Hologic)

Hologic Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance to Market SculpSure® for Non-Invasive Body Contouring (Lipolysis) of the Submental Area (Under the Chin)

September 27, 2017
(Fotona)

Fotona Receives FDA Clearance for New StarWalker® MaQX Ultra Performance Q-Switched System for Treating Tattoos, Pigmented and Vascular Lesions, Acne Scars & Hair Reduction

September 27, 2017
(Pall Medical)

Pall Leaps Forward with Patient Care Focus Following US Food & Drug Administration 510(k) Clearance for QPoint® Water Filter Capsules

September 27, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) System Approved for Destination Therapy

September 26, 2017
(Hologic)

Hologic’s SmartCurve Device Helps Reduce Discomfort During 3D Mammographies

September 26, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott’s Ellipse ICD and Accompanying Leads Approved by FDA for MRI Scans

September 26, 2017
(Case Western Reserve University)

New Contrast Agent Points to Tumors, Helps Identify How Aggressive They Are

September 26, 2017
(Nintendo)

Nintendo Wii Now Used to Improve Lives of Parkinson’s Patients

September 26, 2017
(VisualDx)

VisualDx + Derm Expert, a Deep Learning App to Help Diagnose Skin Conditions

September 26, 2017
(Rady Children’s Hospital)

Kids Now Drive Themselves to Operating Room in California Hospital

September 26, 2017
(Mortise Medical)

Mortise Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LigaMetrics™ Suture Anchor System

September 25, 2017
(Lilu)

Massaging Bra Helps to Move More Milk Into Breast Pump, Alleviating Clogged Ducts

September 25, 2017
(Brigham Young University)

Smartfoam Can Measure Impacts in Football Helmets

September 25, 2017
(Johns Hopkins University)

Hopkins Researchers Deliver Blood Samples Using Drone in 161 Mile Journey

September 25, 2017
(Abiomed)

Abiomed’s Impella RP First Percutaneous Heart Pump Indicated for Right Heart Failure

September 25, 2017
(Mazor Robotics)

Mazor X Robotic Spinal Surgery System Cleared in Europe

September 25, 2017
(Ra Medical Systems)

First U.S. Physicians to Save Lives & Limbs with New DABRA Laser Technology: Interview with CEO of Ra Medical Systems

September 25, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Announces U.S. FDA Approval for MRI Labeling on High-Voltage Devices and U.S. Launch of Resonate™ Devices with the HeartLogic™ Heart Failure Diagnostic

September 22, 2017
(Bluedrop Medical)

The MedTech Investing Europe Conference in London Showcases Latest Innovations

September 22, 2017
(University of Manchester)

Molecular Robots to Build Drug Molecules

September 22, 2017
(Boston Children’s Heart Center)

Laser Monitors Mitochondria to Predict Cardiac Arrest

September 22, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Secures FDA Approval for MRI-Compatibility for the Company's EllipseTM ICD

September 21, 2017
(Osso VR)

Beyond Gaming: How Osso VR is Already Transforming Surgical Training

September 21, 2017
(Siemens Healthineers)

New Siemens MRI for Radiation Therapy: MAGNETOM RT Pro Edition for MAGNETOM Vida

September 21, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Clinical Study to Evaluate the CoreValve(TM) Evolut(TM) PRO System in 'Everyday' Clinical Practice

September 20, 2017
(Clarius Mobile Health)

Wireless, Handheld Ultrasound for iOS and Android: Interview with Laurent Pelissier, CEO of Clarius Mobile Health

September 20, 2017
(Queen’s University Belfast)

Flexible Supercapacitors Hope to Replace Batteries in Medical Implants

September 20, 2017
(Arkis BioSciences)

Arkis CerebroFlo EVD Drainage Catheter for Cerebrospinal Fluid Cleared by FDA

September 20, 2017
(Masimo)

Masimo’s Slim and Portable Rad-97 Pulse CO-Oximeter FDA Cleared and Now Available

September 19, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Unveils Concerto 3D Detachable Coil System for Peripheral Vasculature

September 19, 2017
(PENTAX Medical)

Pentax Unveils Easier to Clean Duodenoscopes Thanks to Disposable Business End

September 19, 2017
(TruMed Systems)

TruMed AccuVax for Automatic Management of Vaccine Supplies

September 19, 2017
(Duke University, the University of Pittsburgh, Magee Womens Research Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Nanyang Technological University Singapore)

Acoustofluidics Pulls Exosomes from Whole Blood

September 19, 2017
(microneedle patch)

Microneedle Patch Burns Fat Below Skin

September 19, 2017
(Arkis BioSciences)

Arkis BioSciences® Achieves FDA Clearance of its CerebroFlo™ EVD Catheter with Endexo® Technology

September 19, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Announces Positive Late-Breaking Clinical Trial Data for the HeartLogic™ Heart Failure Diagnostic

September 19, 2017
(BD)

BD Introduces New 6mm Pen Needle for Injection Pens

September 18, 2017
(NuVasive)

LessRay Radiation Reduction System for ORs Using Fluoroscopes

September 18, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s Intellis Spinal Cord Neurostimulation System Released in U.S.

September 18, 2017
(Telomere Diagnostics)

Your Age in TeloYears, Interview with Telomere Diagnostics CEO Jason Shelton

September 18, 2017
(AtriClip)

AtriClip PRO•V Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion System Cleared by FDA, Now Available in U.S.

September 18, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces FDA Approval and U.S. Launch of Next Generation Spinal Cord Stimulator for Chronic Pain Management

September 18, 2017
(U.S. ARKRAY)

ARKRAY launches ADAMS™ A1c HA-8180V System for hemoglobin A1c testing

September 18, 2017
(Varian Medical Systems)

Varian Expands Clinicians' Cancer-fighting Toolkit with Eclipse 15.5

September 15, 2017
(Johannes Gutenberg University,University of Tokyo)

New Method Produces Precise Polymeric Nanoparticles for Clinical Applicability

September 15, 2017
(Consure Medical)

Consure Medical: Improving Ease-of-Use and Comfort of Patients Requiring Fecal Management [Interview]

September 14, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Releases StealthStation ENT Surgical Navigation System

September 14, 2017
(Endomag)

Endomag Magseed Breast Tumor Marker Now Cleared in Europe

September 14, 2017
(University of British Columbia)

New Material With Live Cells for Organ, Tissue Printing

September 14, 2017
(Pear Therapeutics)

Pear Therapeutics Obtains FDA Clearance of the First Prescription Digital Therapeutic to Treat Disease

September 14, 2017
(FDA)

FDA permits marketing of mobile medical application for substance use disorder

September 14, 2017
(Ortho Clinical Diagnostics)

FDA Approves Two Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Specialty Hepatitis B Assays

September 13, 2017
(Len Testa)

From Disney to Diabetes: Len Testa and Vericred Team Up to Launch GlucosePATH [Interview]

September 13, 2017
(Caltech)

Tiny Microchips Give Tracking Capabilities to Medical Devices Inside Body

September 13, 2017
(Harvard Medical School)

$40 Keychain Device Detects Food Allergens

September 13, 2017
(Abbott)

FreeStyle® Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring Technology Gains Reimbursement Approval from the United Kingdom's National Health Service

September 12, 2017
(Kawasaki Institute of Industrial Promotion, The University of Tokyo, and Tokyo Institute of Technology)

New Way to Deliver Chemo Agent Helps Reach Brain Tumors

September 12, 2017
(Wyss Institute at Harvard University and Boston Children’s Hospital)

Scientists Develop Cheap, Highly Sensitive and Accurate Test for Biomarkers

September 12, 2017
(Douglas Medical Products)

Douglas Medical Products Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the TUBETECH® IV Administration Set

September 12, 2017
(SmartPractice)

T.R.U.E. Test® Ready-To-Use Patch Test Receives FDA Approval For Pediatric Use

September 12, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic IN.PACT Admiral DCB Global Two Year Data and IN.PACT SFA Four Year Data Presented in VIVA Late Breaking Clinical Trials

September 12, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces New StealthStation(TM) Technology for Ear, Nose, and Throat Procedures

September 12, 2017
(Aethlon Medical)

Aethlon Medical Receives Expedited Access Pathway Designation from FDA to Accelerate U.S. Access to the Hemopurifier® as a Treatment for Life-Threatening Viruses

September 11, 2017
(Leica Microsystems)

Leica Wins FDA Clearance for Novel Neurosurgical Microscopy Filter for Detailed View of Blood Flow

September 11, 2017
(Purdue University)

Risk-On-a-Chip Device Mimics Environment That Causes Breast Cancer

September 11, 2017
(SETALUM surgical sealant)

SETALUM surgical sealant receives CE mark for commercialization in Europe

September 11, 2017
(Communication Service for the Deaf)

National Deaf Awareness Month Interview with Chris Soukup, CEO of Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD)

September 11, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Voluntary Recall of Diabetes Infusion Sets

September 08, 2017
(Cook Medical)

Mauna Kea’s Cellvizio Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy Released Through Cook Medical

September 08, 2017
(University of Michigan)

Microfluidic Device Suspends Live Cancer Tissue for Weeks to Study How it Spreads Through Body

September 08, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Japanese Regulatory Approval for the IN.PACT(TM) Admiral(TM) Drug-Coated Balloon

September 07, 2017
(Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute)

Quantum Dots Light Up Tumors Brighter Than Ever Before

September 07, 2017
(ClaroNav)

ClaroNav’s NaviENT FDA Cleared to Guide Endoscopic Sinus Surgery and Skull Base Surgery

September 07, 2017
(University of Washington)

Smartphone App to Help Diagnose Concussions Anywhere and Without Expensive Equipment

September 07, 2017
(University of Texas)

Surgical Pen Can Identify Cancer in Real-Time

September 07, 2017
(Spinal Resources)

Spinal Resources, Inc.®'s Swedge Pedicle Screw System Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance

September 07, 2017
(Global Health Solutions)

Global Health Solutions Announces Filing of FDA 510(k) Application for Antimicrobial Saturated Petrolatum Gauze

September 06, 2017
(GE Healthcare)

GE Clears First Mammography System That Lets Patients Control Breast Compression

September 06, 2017
(Athelas)

Athelas Device Provides Accurate CBC Testing – From Home

September 06, 2017
(Stanford University)

Virtual Reality Used to Study Origin of Fear and Anxiety

September 06, 2017
(A group of researchers in California)

Smartphone Using Its Camera Can Assess Heart Health

September 06, 2017
(University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University)

Camera Sees Endoscope Tip Through Body by Eliminating Scattered Light

September 06, 2017
(University of Sussex)

Algorithm Makes Smartwatches More Effective Movement Trackers

September 06, 2017
(NuVasive)

NuVasive Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance For Leading EOS Innovation

September 05, 2017
(Verathon)

GlideScope Go, a New Portable Video Laryngoscope

September 05, 2017
(Hologic)

Hologic’s Brevera Breast Biopsy with Built-in Imaging Now Available in U.S.

September 05, 2017
(University of Chicago)

Nanocages Made of DNA Strands Release Small Molecules to Improve Challenging Studies Inside Body

September 05, 2017
(Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)

Nanoparticles to Deliver mRNA: Just Add Water

September 05, 2017
(Adherium)

SmartTouch for Symbicort Smart Inhaler Cleared by FDA

September 05, 2017
(C4 Imaging)

C4 Imaging Announces an Additional FDA 510(k) Clearance for its Positive-Signal MRI Marker - Sirius™

September 05, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Incorporated to Acquire NeoTract

August 31, 2017
(Neuropace)

Neuropace Epileptic Seizure Control System: Interview with Dr. Martha Morrell, CMO of NeuroPace

August 31, 2017
(HeartSciences)

HeartSciences MyoVista High Sensitivity ECG Now Available in Europe

August 31, 2017
(Nanomachines)

Nanomachines to Drill Through Cell Membranes

August 31, 2017
(University of Washington)

Novel Smartphone App for Bilirubin, Pancreatic Cancer Screening

August 31, 2017
(Columbia University)

Researchers Replace Most of Lung’s Cells While Retaining Vascular Functionality to Repopulate New Ones

August 31, 2017
(Abbott)

Revolutionary Glucose Monitoring Technology FreeStyle® Libre Now Reimbursed Across Japan

August 31, 2017
(Dextera Surgical)

Dextera Surgical Receives Expanded Indication in Solid Organ Surgery for MicroCutter 5/80TM

August 30, 2017
(Aspect Imaging)

MRI Inside Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Interview with Uri Rapoport, CEO of Aspect Imaging

August 30, 2017
(cancer immunotherapy)

Technique to Produce Multi-Target Antibody Therapies

August 30, 2017
(Purdue University)

Drug Loaded Nanoparticles Turn Fat Cells Brown to Help Control Obesity

August 30, 2017
(NxStage Medical)

FDA Grants First Clearance for Patients to Perform Hemodialysis on Themselves at Home

August 30, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott initiates ground-breaking U.S. pivotal study of AMPLATZER device to correct common congenital heart defect in newborns

August 29, 2017
(Welkin Health)

Lyra Health and Welking Health Announce New Partnership to Improve Employee Access to Behavioral Health Services [Interview]

August 29, 2017
(CorAssist Cardiovascular)

CORolla, a New Device to Treat Diastolic Heart Failure

August 29, 2017
(University of Cambridge)

Photoacoustics Measures Oxygenation of Tumors to Help Choose Treatment

August 29, 2017
(Philips)

New Study Shows MR-HIFU Effective for Treating Bone Tumors in Children

August 29, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott’s Latest Heart Pump FDA Approved

August 29, 2017
(Leica Microsystems)

Leica FL560 achieves First FDA Clearance for cerebrovascular fluorescence with fluorescein

August 28, 2017
(University of Melbourne)

Study Foreshadows Possibilities of 3D Printing in Medicine

August 28, 2017
(University of California)

Flexible Skin Worn Electricity Generator Powered by Sweat

August 28, 2017
(Kyoto University)

Integrated Heart/Cancer on a Chip Helps Discover Side Effects of Drugs

August 28, 2017
(Researchers in Norway)

Ultrasound and Microbubbles for Targeted Chemotherapy Delivery

August 28, 2017
(Alesi Surgical)

Ultravision Removes Smoke from Surgical Scene: Interview with Managing Director of Alesi Surgical

August 28, 2017
(Ortho Clinical Diagnostics)

FDA Licenses ORTHO™ Sera designed for Extended Phenotype Testing for Use with Ortho ID-MTS™ Gel Card Technology

August 28, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Introduces HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System - the Latest Milestone In Therapy For Advanced Heart Failure Patients

August 28, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Plans for Renal Denervation Pivotal Trial After New Study Shows Significant Blood Pressure Reductions

August 25, 2017
(Siemens Healthineers)

EU Gives First Approval for Ultra-High-Field MRI Scanner, The Siemens Magnetom Terra

August 25, 2017
(National Institutes of Health’s Clinical Center Rehabilitation Medicine Department )

Exoskeleton Developed to Improve Walking of Kids with Cerebral Palsy

August 25, 2017
(University of Utah)

Rapid Hepatocellular Carcinoma Test Can be Administered Anywhere

August 24, 2017
(University of California San Francisco)

Magnamosis, a New Magnetic Way to Connect Intestines, Proving Itself in Clinical Trial

August 24, 2017
(SoClean)

SoClean Disinfects CPAP Equipment: A Medgadget Review

August 24, 2017
(Purdue University)

Cheap Electrochemical Diagnostic System Featuring a Triboelectric Generator

August 24, 2017
(McGill University)

Software Predicts Dementia from Amyloid PET Scans

August 24, 2017
(University of Exeter and University of Glasgow)

New High Resolution Terahertz Imaging Technique to Help Spot Skin Cancer

August 23, 2017
(Ethicon)

Ethicon Releases PROXISURE Advanced Laparoscopic Suturing Device

August 23, 2017
(Georgia State University, University of Arkansas, and Russian Academy of Science)

Plasmonic Lasers Find, Destroy Circulating Tumor Cells to Prevent Metastasis

August 23, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s Attain Stability Quad MRI SureScan Cardiac Lead Cleared in Europe

August 23, 2017
(University of California)

New Glue Derived from Mussels to Make Fetal Surgeries Safer

August 23, 2017
(Creo Medical Group)

Creo Medical’s Speedboat RS2 and CROMA FDA Cleared for Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection

August 23, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Awarded Group Purchasing Contract with Vizient Inc. for Non-Tunneled Central Venous Catheters

August 22, 2017
(RevMedX)

XSTAT FDA Cleared to Stop Gun and Knife Wounds in Arms and Legs

August 22, 2017
(NeuroVision Imaging)

Retinal Imaging for Alzheimer’s Detection

August 22, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK’s Tiny Quadripolar Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Pacemaker FDA Approved

August 22, 2017
(3M)

3M’s New Extended Wear Medical Tape

August 22, 2017
(University of Würzburg)

New Sugar Molecule Sticks to Tumors, Delivers Drugs

August 22, 2017
(University of California)

Scientists Use Light to Erase Unwanted Memories

August 21, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Receives CE Mark for Attain Stability(TM) Quad MRI SureScan(TM) Active-Fixation Heart Lead

August 21, 2017
(University of Antwerp)

3D-Printed Robotic Arm for Sign Language Translation

August 21, 2017
(Johns Hopkins)

Scientists Develop Blood Test That Spots Tumor-Derived DNA in People With Early-Stage Cancers

August 21, 2017
(QIAGEN and Clinical Genomics)

QIAGEN and Clinical Genomics Partner on Liquid Biopsies to Monitor Patients for Recurrence of Colorectal Cancer

August 21, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK US Launches Smallest MR Conditional Quadripolar Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Pacemaker

August 18, 2017
(MIMETAS)

Growing and Testing Drugs on Dozens of Tiny Guts at Once

August 18, 2017
(Duke University)

Gold Nanostars and Immunotherapy Combined for a Cancer Vaccine

August 17, 2017
(University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences)

Stimulating the Brain with Magnetic Fields Can Control Movement

August 17, 2017
(University of California San Diego)

Micromotors Powered by Stomach Acids Lower pH, Safely Release Antibiotics

August 16, 2017
(UCLA)

New Material to Help Repair Brain Tissue Damaged by Stroke

August 16, 2017
(Optical Society)

New Tool Aims to Make Surgery Safer by Helping Doctors See Nerves

August 16, 2017
(Duke University)

Miniature Bioengineered Vessels to Study Progeria Therapies

August 16, 2017
(Karolinska Institutet)

Silver Nanoparticle Coating and Tiny Electric Current Prevent Bacteria from Settling on Medical Devices

August 16, 2017
(ImpediMed)

SOZO High End Bioimpedance Spectroscopy System Being Released

August 16, 2017
(University of Oxford)

New 3D Printing Method to Create Complex, Multi-Cellular Tissues

August 15, 2017
(Washington University)

Paper Test for Zika Powered by Gold Nanoparticles

August 15, 2017
(BioStable Science & Engineering)

HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device for Bicuspid Valve Repair FDA Cleared

August 15, 2017
(University of Toronto)

Injectable Tissue Patch to Fix Broken Hearts

August 15, 2017
(Stanford University)

Video Recognition System Tracks Washing Patterns of Hospital Workers

August 15, 2017
(Camber Spine Technologies)

Camber Spine Technologies Announces FDA Clearance And National Launch Of SPIRA™ Open Matrix ALIF

August 14, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Randomized Global Resolute Onyx(TM) DES One-Month Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Study to Address Critical Unanswered Question in Interventional Cardiology

August 14, 2017
(Wellth)

Incentive-Based Systems to Improve Patient Compliance: Interview with Matt Loper, CEO of Wellth

August 14, 2017
(UCLA)

Handheld Device Coupled with Tissue Clearing to Analyze Biopsy Samples

August 14, 2017
(University of Chicago)

Data Mined Insurance Records Point to Interesting Disease Relationships

August 14, 2017
(Jerusalem College of Technology)

New Automatic Technique to Measure Blood Pressure with Greater Accuracy

August 14, 2017
(Michigan Technological University)

New Probe to Safely Measure pH Inside Living Cells

August 11, 2017
(Renovis Surgical Technologies)

Renovis® Surgical Receives FDA Clearance for 3D-Printed Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Systems

August 11, 2017
(University of Illinois)

Smartphone-Powered Diagnostic Spectrum Analyzer Shrinks a Hospital Lab Into Portable Device

August 11, 2017
(Fudan University)

Bio-Compatible, Flexible, Aqueous, Salt-Powered Batteries for Implantable Devices

August 11, 2017
(AUM Cardiovascular)

Automatic Heart Analyzing CADence System Cleared by FDA

August 11, 2017
(North Carolina State University and Duke University)

Microscopic Magnetic Blocks Group Together to Control Individual Cells

August 10, 2017
(CSII)

LIBERTY 360° Study 12-Month Sub-Analysis Reveals High Freedom from Major Amputation and Major Adverse Events (MAE) Using Cardiovascular Systems’ Diamondback 360® Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System (OAS)

August 10, 2017
(CSII)

LIBERTY 360° Study 12-Month Data Demonstrate Lasting Benefits Following Endovascular Intervention in Patients with Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI)

August 10, 2017
(Abbott)

The Cost of Malnutrition: Study Shows Nutrition Program Could Save Hospitals up to $3,800 per Patient

August 10, 2017
(Stimwave)

Stimwave’s Tiny StimQ Wireless Peripheral Nerve Stimulator Cleared by FDA

August 10, 2017
(Focused Ultrasound Foundation)

Ultrasound to Improve Effectiveness of Cancer Drugs: Interview with Focused Ultrasound Foundation’s Jessica Foley, PhD

August 10, 2017
(MIT)

MIT Researchers Detect REM in Sleeping Persons Using Wi-Fi Radio Signals

August 10, 2017
(Boston Children’s Hospital)

Ultrasound Controls Delivery of Local Anesthetic Just When and Where It Hurts

August 9, 2017
(Bionik Laboratories)

Prototype ARKE Exoskeleton Features Alexa Voice Controls

August 9, 2017
(University of Illinois)

Microscopy Technique Produces High Res 3D Scans of Live Embryos

August 9, 2017
(Upright Technologies)

UPRIGHT GO Posture Trainer: A Medgadget Product Review

August 9, 2017
(UT Southwestern Medical Center)

Magnetic Fields to Destroy Bacteria on Artificial Joints

August 8, 2017
(University of California)

3D Printed Models Help Surgeons Work on Kids’ Slipped Femurs

August 8, 2017
(Sensing Future Technologies)

PhysioSensing Smart Pressure Pad to Improve Rehab: Interview with Sensing Future’s Pedro De Jesus Mendes

August 8, 2017
(Ohio State University)

Researchers Induce Skin to Turn to Nerves and Vessels In-Vivo

August 8, 2017
(Northwestern University)

Tissue Paper Made of Various Organs for Use in Wound Healing, Regenerative Medicine, Hormone Production

August 8, 2017
(Yale Cardiovascular Research Center, West Haven VA Medical Center)

New Nuclear Tracer to Help Better Manage Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

August 8, 2017
(Histologics)

New Cervical Biopsy Device Showing Promise in Improving Comfort, Quality of Results

August 8, 2017
(AUM Cardiovascular)

AUM Cardiovascular Receives FDA Approval For Revolutionary Diagnostic Heart Device

August 8, 2017
(BD)

Bard Shareholders Approve Proposed Merger With Becton, Dickinson

August 7, 2017
(Jins)

Jins Frontswitch Glasses Combine Prescriptions and Snap-On Shades: Medgadget Review

August 7, 2017
(ETH Zurich university)

Dehydration Monitoring System to Help Prevent Common Cause of Death in Young Children

August 7, 2017
(University of Cincinnati)

Biosensor Stimulates Perspiration for Long-Term Sweat Analysis

August 4, 2017
(GE)

GE’s SIGNA Premier 3.0 Tesla MRI Built with Input from NFL Cleared by FDA

August 4, 2017
(University of Houston)

Biofeedback System for Parkinson’s Rehab

August 4, 2017
(Team of researchers in California and Mexico)

Material Developed to Act as Window for Accessing Brain with Ultrasound

August 4, 2017
(Columbia University)

Robotic Training System Improves Walking Gait in Children with Cerebral Palsy

August 4, 2017
(University of Chicago)

Skin Grafts for Gene Therapy Could Treat Type II Diabetes and Obesity

August 3, 2017
(Laminate Medical Technologies)

Laminate Medical’s VasQ Fistula Supporting Device Gets FDA Investigational Device Exemption

August 3, 2017
(Intuitive Surgical)

Flexible Biopsy Catheter for Sampling Lung Tissue Coming to da Vinci Surgical Robots

August 3, 2017
(Harvard)

Pop-up Soft Robotic Arm for Endoscopic Procedures

August 2, 2017
(Xavant Technology)

Xavant’s NMS 460 Peripheral Nerve Stimulator for Pain Relief Cleared by FDA

August 2, 2017
(Medtronics)

Medtronics New Avalus Pericardial Aortic Surgical Valve Approved in U.S. and Europe

August 2, 2017
(Vanderbilt University)

Smart Undergarment to Prevent Back Pain

August 2, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Expands Heart Valve Portfolio with FDA Approval and CE Mark of the Avalus(TM) Surgical Aortic Valve

August 1, 2017
(Harvard University)

New Adhesive Sticks to Wet Surfaces, Remains Tough and Resilient

August 1, 2017
(Xavant Technology)

FDA Clears Xavant Technology's Stimpod NMS460 Non-Invasive Neuromodulation Device for Treatment of Chronic Intractable Pain

August 1, 2017
(Medtronic)

FIRE AND ICE Trial Analysis Shows Medtronic Cryoballoon Reduces Healthcare System Costs and Utilization

July 31, 2017
(ART MEDICAL)

ART MEDICAL’s Technology to Prevent Pneumonia in ICU: Interview with CEO Liron Elia

July 31, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic CoreValve Evolut PRO TAVR Valve Cleared in Europe

July 31, 2017
(Harvard and Boston University)

Soft Wearable Exosuit Helps Stroke Patients to Walk

July 31, 2017
(Accuray)

Accuray Receives 510(k) Clearance for iDMS™ Data Management System Upgrade for the TomoTherapy® System

July 31, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces CE Mark and European Launch of CoreValve(TM) Evolut(TM) PRO Transcatheter Valve with Advanced Sealing

July 28, 2017
(Massachusetts General Hospital)

New Joint Implant Coating to Prevent Bacterial Infections

July 28, 2017
(Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology)

New Method Visualizes Individual Neural Pathways Using Light

July 27, 2017
(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne)

Smart Hanging Robot Keeps People Walking During Rehab

July 27, 2017
(MIT, Rockefeller University, Boston University)

New Way to Grow Liver Tissue to Repair Damaged Organ

July 27, 2017
(Purdue University)

Non-Destructive Mass Spectrometry Helps Identify Tumor Margins Inside OR

July 27, 2017
(University of Toronto, RIKEN Center)

Baker’s Yeast Now Used for Drug Discovery

July 27, 2017
(Hygiena)

EndoSwab Helps Verify Cleanliness of Reusable Endoscopes

July 27, 2017
(Spectranetics)

Stellarex Drug-Coated Balloon for PAD Approved by FDA

July 27, 2017
(Quantitative Insights)

Quantitative Insights Gains Industry's First FDA Clearance for Machine Learning Driven Cancer Diagnosis

July 27, 2017
(Agfa HealthCare)

Agfa HealthCare Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Advanced Clinical Applications on XERO Universal Viewer

July 26, 2017
(Cochlear)

Cochlear Unveils Nucleus 7, World’s First Made for iPhone Cochlear Implant Sound Processor

July 26, 2017
(LifeBEAM)

Review of LifeBEAM Vi Headphones: Where Artificial Intelligence Meets Personal Training

July 26, 2017
(Microsized silk capsules)

Micro-Sized Silk Cocoons for Drug Delivery

July 26, 2017
(MIT, Brigham & Women’s Hospital)

Tough Hydrogel Swells in Stomach for Drug Delivery

July 25, 2017
(Hologenix)

U.S. FDA Determines Celliant® Responsive Textile Products Meet Criteria as Medical Devices and General Wellness Products

July 24, 2017
(Purdue University)

New Surgical Glue Sticks Well to Wet Objects, May Replace Sutures, Staples

July 24, 2017
(Luminex)

Luminex Corporation Receives FDA Clearance for ARIES C. difficile Assay

July 24, 2017
(Teleflex)

Arrow® Seldinger Arterial Catheterization Device Receives FDA Market Clearance

July 21, 2017
(Milestone Scientific)

CompuFlo Epidural Anesthesia System Measures Pressure at Needle’s Tip, Cleared by FDA

July 21, 2017
(IBM, University of Alberta)

Deep Learning Algorithm Diagnoses Schizophrenia from fMRI Scans

July 21, 2017
(Georgia State University)

New, More Effective Flu Vaccine Delivered Using Dissolvable Microneedle Patch

July 21, 2017
(University of Pennsylvania)

New Way to Reprogram Macrophages Helps Immune System Kill Tumors

July 21, 2017
(Aspect Imaging)

Embrace Neonatal MRI System Cleared to Stay Inside Neonatal ICUs

July 20, 2017
(Harvard Medical School)

New MRI Probe Highlights Fibrogenesis to Help Track Scar Formation Noninvasively

July 20, 2017
(Stryker)

Stryker’s MultiGen 2RF Generator for Facet Joint Ablations Cleared by FDA

July 20, 2017
(electroCore)

Non-Invasive gammaCore Device to Fight Pain of Cluster Headaches Released in U.S.

July 20, 2017
(Institute for Basic Science and Seoul National University Hospital)

New Tissue Glue Can be Clearly Seen With X-Rays and Ultrasound

July 20, 2017
(Aspect Imaging)

FDA clears first neonatal magnetic resonance imaging device

July 19, 2017
(Vericred)

Vericred Announces Medicare Advantage Market Addition to Health Insurance Data Platform

July 19, 2017
(KAIST)

New Exhaled Breath Sensor to Spot Diseases, Monitor Health

July 19, 2017
(Purdue University)

New Device Makes Possible Simultaneous MRI and EEG Recordings

July 19, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

Fewer Leads, Fewer Complications: BIOTRONIK US Launches Proven DX Technology for Heart Failure Patients

July 19, 2017
(BD)

BD Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for New Immunological Diagnostic System

July 18, 2017
(Vanderbilt University)

Software Models Liver’s Movement to Guide Surgeons to Target Tumors

July 18, 2017
(MIT, Harvard)

Expansion Microscopy Swells Samples for Better Imaging

July 18, 2017
(Aethlon Medical)

Hemopurifier Filters Ebola, Hep C, Metastatic Melanoma: Interview with James A. Joyce, CEO of Aethlon Medical

July 18, 2017
(Reha Technology USA)

Integrated Functional Electrical Stimulation Combined with Robotics Improves Clinical Outcomes

July 18, 2017
(BD)

BD Transforms Microbiology Urine Testing

July 17, 2017
(Rovira i Virgili University)

New Microfluidic Chip Detects Circulating Tumor Cells in Real Time

July 17, 2017
(University of Pennsylvania,University of California, Riverside,University of Notre Dame)

Researchers Optically Clear Blood Clots to Study Their Structure and Pathogenesis

July 17, 2017
(University of Tokyo)

Breathable, Flexible Electronics Allow Long Term On-Skin Health Monitoring

July 17, 2017
(KAUST)

Medical Device Coating Points To and Kills Bacteria

July 17, 2017
(University of California,Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

Scientists Convince Stem Cells Within Brain to Migrate Toward Injury

July 17, 2017
(Podimetrics)

Podimetrics System Helps Prevent Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Interview

July 17, 2017
(CSA Medical)

CSA Medical Announces FDA (510K) clearance of truFreeze® System, RapidAV spray catheter

July 17, 2017
(Medtronic)

Five-Year Data Demonstrate InterStim(TM) Therapy Offers Sustained Long-Term Efficacy and Quality of Life Improvements for Overactive Bladder Patients

July 14, 2017
(Microsoft)

Microsoft Seeing AI App for Blind People Describes The World Around

July 14, 2017
(High-speed polarization resolved coherent Raman scattering imaging)

New Imaging Technique Provides Molecular Orientation in Samples to Help Study Neuro Diseases

July 14, 2017
(Medibio)

Evidence-Based Diagnostics for Mental Health Disorders: Interview with Jack Cosentino, CEO of Medibio

July 14, 2017
(Osaka University)

High Speed Automated Whole Brain Slicing and Imaging System Revealed in Japan

July 14, 2017
(ETH Zurich)

3D Printed Silicone Heart Mimics Anatomy, Dynamics of Real One

July 13, 2017
(University of California)

Low Cost Glove Translates Sign Language, May Be Used to Practice Surgery in Virtual Reality

July 13, 2017
(Cardiologs)

Cardiologs Cloud-Based Software FDA Cleared to Spot Arrhythmias in ECGs

July 13, 2017
(BASF)

New Mosquito Net Thwarts Mosquitoes Resistant to Existing Insecticides

July 13, 2017
(MIT and the University of Nebraska)

Researchers Develop Highly Effective Metal-Free MRI Contrast Agent

July 13, 2017
(Royal Philips)

Philips receives U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance to market its Philips BlueControl, a wearable light therapy device to treat mild psoriasis at home

July 13, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott and Bigfoot Biomedical Announce Collaboration to Develop Breakthrough Diabetes Technologies

July 12, 2017
(Surgical Theater)

Stanford Neurosurgery Department Taking Full Advantage of Virtual Reality

July 12, 2017
(Columbia University)

Million Electrode Array for Brain Interfaces Is Under Development

July 12, 2017
(Saebo)

Saebo Announces FDA Clearance of SaeboVR - World's First Virtual ADL Rehabilitation System

July 11, 2017
(CNPEM)

Toxic Nanoparticles Coated with Antibiotics Safely Kill Drug Resistant Bacteria

July 11, 2017
(The Journal of Nuclear Medicine)

PET Tracer to Directly Detect Blood Clots

July 11, 2017
(Rice University, Baylor College of Medicine)

Researchers Work to Grow Capillaries Inside 3D Printed Molds

July 11, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s CoreValve Evolut Transcatheter Aortic Valves Now Approved for Intermediate Risk Patients

July 11, 2017
(Dornier MedTech)

Dornier MedTech Launches the DORNIER DELTA® III - Most Advanced Kidney Stone Treatment Lithotripter

July 11, 2017
(Stryker)

Stryker's MultiGen® 2 Radiofrequency Generator Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance

July 11, 2017
(Medtronic)

Clinical Trial to Evaluate Medtronic Cryoablation as First-Line Treatment for Patients With Symptomatic Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation

July 10, 2017
(University of Illinois)

Sepsis-Detecting Point-of-Care Microfluidic Chip Developed

July 10, 2017
(Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia)

Optical Fiber for Movement-Free Activation of Select Neurons in Brain

July 10, 2017
(Masimo)

Masimo’s EU Approved Super Sensor Monitors Variety of Physiologic Parameters

July 10, 2017
(iRhythm Technologies)

New Software Diagnoses Cardiac Arrhytmias from ECGs Better Than Cardiologists

July 10, 2017
(Penclic AB)

Penclic R2 Ergonomic Mouse Review: Comfortable, but Is It Enough?

July 10, 2017
(University of Twente)

MRI Compatible Biopsy Robot to Allow Precise Biopsies

July 10, 2017
(Kyoto University)

Using Light to Activate Genes and Kill Cancer

July 10, 2017
(Westminster Health Forum)

Update from Westminster Health Forum: Next Steps for Medical Technologies, Devices, and Diagnostics

July 10, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Expands TAVR Access to More Patients With Symptomatic, Severe Aortic Stenosis Upon Intermediate Risk FDA Approval

July 7, 2017
(Nokia)

Nokia Launches Portfolio of Digital Health Products: Interview with VP Nokia Digital Health, Cedric Hutchings

July 7, 2017
(University of Stuttgart and Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research)

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Shows Structure of Proteins at Atomic Resolution

July 7, 2017
(CathVision)

CathVision: A Smoother Look at Cardiac Electrograms

July 6, 2017
(Empa,CSEM,University Hospital Zurich)

Fluorescing Bandage Senses Wound’s Healing Process

July 6, 2017
(Columbia University)

Genetically Engineered Baker’s Yeast Detects Variety of Fungal Pathogens

July 6, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s Micra Pacemaker Survives Flight to Space

July 6, 2017
(DigniCap)

Scalp Cooling to Prevent Hair Loss from Chemo Cleared in US for Solid Tumor Patients

July 6, 2017
(iHealth Labs)

iHealth Clear Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor: A Quick Look and Interview

July 6, 2017
(Edwards Lifesciences)

Edwards INSPIRIS RESILIA Aortic Valve Now Approved in U.S.A.

July 6, 2017
(HxRefactored)

HxRefactored 2017 Day 2: Healthcare Policy, a Deep Dive into Blockchain, and Yoga

July 5, 2017
(University of Washington)

Closed Loop System Reads Brain Activity to Activate Neurostimulator Only When Needed

July 5, 2017
(Varian)

Varian’s Halcyon Image-Guided Volumetric Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy System Now FDA Cleared

July 5, 2017
(Georgia Tech)

3D Printed Patient Cardiovascular Anatomy to Guide Replacement Heart Valves

July 5, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK’s Pulsar-18 Stent with Thin Delivery System for Superficial Femoral Arteries Now Available

July 5, 2017
(SciBase)

Nevisense Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy to Test Lesions Before Biopsy for Melanoma

July 5, 2017
(Rani Therapeutics)

A Pill to Replace Needles: Interview with Mir Imran, Chairman and CEO of Rani Therapeutics

July 5, 2017
(Edwards Lifesciences)

Edwards' INSPIRIS RESILIA Valve Receives FDA Approval

July 3, 2017
(DigniCap)

FDA clears expanded use of cooling cap to reduce hair loss during chemotherapy

June 30, 2017
(Portal Instruments)

Needle-Free Viscous Drug Injections: Interview with CEO of Portal Instruments

June 30, 2017
(University of Western Ontario and the Lawson Health Research Institute)

CT Perfusion Technology Monitors Blood Flow to Predict Ovarian Cancer Treatment Response

June 30, 2017
(Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell University)

Engineering Immune Organoids : An Interview with Prof. Ankur Singh from Cornell University

June 29, 2017
(University of Chicago)

Fingertip Simulator Models Nerve Activity to Introduce Sense of Touch to Prostheses

June 29, 2017
(Georgia Tech)

Self-Administered Microneedle Patch to Make Flu Vaccine More Accessible

June 29, 2017
(Raman spectroscopy probe)

Hand-Held Probe Can Detect Cancer Cells in Real-Time During Surgery

June 29, 2017
(Channel Medsystems)

Channel Medsystems’ Cerene Cryotherapy Device for Menstrual Bleeding Cleared in Europe

June 29, 2017
(MultiSense technology)

Computer Vision Applications in Mental Health: An Interview with Dr. LP Morency

June 29, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Secures Health Canada License for FreeStyle® Libre System for People with Diabetes

June 28, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic SureTune(TM)3 Earns CE Mark for Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy

June 28, 2017
(German Cancer Research Center)

New MRI Technique Images Glucose in Body to Spot Tumors

June 28, 2017
(Cambridge Sound Management)

Nightingale System Offers a Smart and Geeky Sleep Experience: Medgadget Review

June 28, 2017
(HxRefactored)

HxRefactored Interview with dacadoo, an Open API Health Score and Digital Engagement Platform

June 27, 2017
(University of Washington)

Light-Sheet Microscopy Images Tumor Margins Intraoperatively to Guarantee Full Tumor Removal

June 27, 2017
(Georgia Tech)

Georgia Tech Researchers May Have Developed Technology to Prevent Cancer Metastasis

June 27, 2017
(Carnegie Mellon University)

New Way to Optimize Exoskeletons Helps to Drastically Improve Their Efficiency

June 27, 2017
(Calon Cardio)

Calon Cardio’s MiniVAD Left Ventricluar Assist Device Set for 2018 Clinical Trials

June 27, 2017
(University of Texas)

Wrist Worn Wearable Measures Glucose, Cortisol, and Interleukin-6 from Sweat

June 27, 2017
(Royal Philips)

Philips receives FDA 510(k) clearance to market multiple new applications on its IntelliSpace Portal platform for Radiology

June 26, 2017
(Jinan University)

Tiny Barometric Sensor to Detect Presence of Disease Biomarkers

June 26, 2017
(Swansea University,Houston Methodist Research Institute,International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory)

Exosomes, The Elusive Tiny Vesicles Produced by Cells, Have Lots of Potential for Medicine

June 26, 2017
(Vanderbilt University)

Coffee Helmet for Better Nose and Throat Surgery

June 26, 2017
(WONTECH)

WONTECH Picocare Laser System for Tattoo Removal Cleared by FDA

June 26, 2017
(Merit Medical)

Merit Medical’s Embosphere Microspheres for Minimally Invasive Treatment of Enlarged Prostate

June 26, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Outcomes-Based Agreement with Aetna for Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Patients

June 22, 2017
(Thermo Fisher Scientific)

FDA Approves First Companion Diagnostic Test to Simultaneously Screen for Multiple Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Therapies

June 22, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex's (TFX) Vascular Solutions, Inc. Issues Recall of Venture® Catheters

June 22, 2017
(LivaNova)

LivaNova’s Seizure Fighting Vagus Nerve Stimulators Approved for MRI

June 22, 2017
(MIT)

Computer Vision Algorithm Studies Laparoscopic Procedures to Understand What’s Going On

June 22, 2017
(HxRefactored)

HxRefactored 2017 Day 1: Purpose Driven Design, Health Equity, and the Clinician Experience

June 22, 2017
(Medidata Solutions)

Cloud Tech for Life Sciences Research: Interview with Kara Dennis, Managing Director of mHealth at Medidata Solutions

June 22, 2017
(Insulin Algorithms' decision-support software)

FDA Clears Insulin Algorithms Comprehensive Insulin-Titration Software For Clinicians

June 21, 2017
(PNG College of Technology)

Newly Designed Nanorods Act as Dual Imaging Agents for Improved Diagnostics and Surgical Use

June 21, 2017
(the Information Processing in Medical Imaging conference)

Artificial Intelligence Helps Improve MRI Imaging of Strokes

June 21, 2017
(Toshiba Medical)

Toshiba Medical Releasing New Vantage Titan / Zen Edition 1.5T MRI Scanner

June 21, 2017
(EaseCentral)

EaseCentral Raises $6.5M and Launches Two Offerings for Health Insurance: Interview with CEO David Reid

June 21, 2017
(Beckman Coulter Diagnostics)

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Expands Chemistry Menu to include FDA-cleared Procalcitonin (PCT)

June 21, 2017
(Additive Orthopaedics)

Additive Orthopaedics Announces FDA Clearance of their Minimally-Invasive, Intramedullary 3D Printed Bunion Correction System for the Extremities Market

June 20, 2017
(Virtual reality technology)

Calming Virtual Reality Scenarios Prove More Effective at Reducing Pain

June 20, 2017
(Rutgers University)

Electronic Barcoding of Microparticles to Help Bring Disease Biomarker Detection out of Lab

June 20, 2017
(Operative Experience)

RealMom, a New Physical Simulator for Practicing Vaginal Birthing Techniques

June 20, 2017
(BD)

BD Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for New Line of Customizable, 3.0mm Micro-Laparoscopic Instruments

June 20, 2017
(Medtronic)

New Data Reveal Medtronic CRT Devices Improve Therapy Delivery and Reduce Healthcare Costs

June 19, 2017
(Histotripsy)

Pulsed High Intensity Ultrasound Removes Calcified Buildup from Prosthetic Heart Valves

June 19, 2017
(VoxelCloud)

VoxelCloud Automated Medical Image Analysis: Interview with Xiaowei Ding, CEO of VoxelCloud

June 19, 2017
(University of Luxembourg)

Neurosurgical Simulator for Real-Time Guidance of Interventional Instruments

June 19, 2017
(Karolinska Institute)

Drones Demonstrate Ability to Deliver AEDs Much Faster Than Ambulances

June 19, 2017
(Birmingham City University)

Augmented Reality System to Help Understand Medical Conditions and Assist in Patient Education

June 19, 2017
(Harvard Wyss Institute)

Ultrasound Activates Nanoparticle Aggregates for Selective Drug Delivery

June 19, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s Tiny Micra Pacemaker Going on a Space Flight

June 19, 2017
(Meditech)

Next Generation Lumbar Fusion Devices by Meditech Spine Aims to Improve Surgical Outcomes, Receives FDA Clearance

June 18, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Exclusive Reactive ATP(TM) Therapy Slows Progression of Atrial Fibrillation in Real-World Patient Population

June 15, 2017
(Wyss Institute)

Organs-on-Chip with Tiny Electrodes Sense Electrical Activity, Resistance of Cells

June 15, 2017
(North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina)

Tiny Forward Facing Ultrasound Drill to Bust Through Blood Clots

June 15, 2017
(Hologic)

Hologic Receives Expanded FDA 510(k) Clearance to Market Cynosure's SculpSure® for Non-Invasive Body Contouring (Lipolysis) of Back, Inner and Outer Thighs

June 14, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK’s Pacemakers Get 3 Tesla MR-Conditional Approval in Europe

June 14, 2017
(Theranostics)

Groups of Nanoparticles Powered by a Magnet Team Up to Kill Cancer Cells

June 14, 2017
(OrbusNeich)

OrbusNeich Is Bringing Its Sapphire PTCA Balloon Catheters to U.S.

June 13, 2017
(ABB Group)

Eye Controlled Robot Lets Woman with MS Play Chess with Real Pieces

June 13, 2017
(Blue Skies)

Strollair, The First True Outdoor Pollution Filter by Blue Skies (Interview)

June 13, 2017
(University of Hong Kong)

AliveCor and Microlife Detected 67% and 83% of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

June 13, 2017
(Interson)

Interson's Latest FDA 510(k) Clearance Just Made The Future Of Ultrasound Healthcare More Accessible

June 12, 2017
(Ebb Therapeutics)

Ebb Insomnia Therapy System Cools Front of Heat to Help Stop Racing Thoughts

June 12, 2017
(Sonavex)

Ultrasound Technology Startup Sonavex Raises $3M Series A and Expands Board: Medgadget Interview

June 12, 2017
(Siemens)

Siemens Biograph Horizon Flow Edition PET/CT with FlowMotion Cleared by FDA

June 12, 2017
(Gore)

FDA Clears GORE SYNECOR Preperitoneal Biomaterial Hernia Repair Device

June 12, 2017
(Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine)

Nanoparticles Feature Two Mechanisms to Boost Effectiveness of Immunotherapy to Fight Cancer

June 9, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK Releases in U.S. Its Compact Edora Line of MR Conditional Pacemakers

June 9, 2017
(Hologic)

Hologic Genius 3D Tomosynthesis Mammography System FDA Approved for Better Visualization of Dense Breasts

June 9, 2017
(Vericred)

Vericred Offers Industry First Provider-Network Notification Service (Interview)

June 9, 2017
(Rice University)

Magnets and Nanoparticles for On-Demand Leaky Vessels

June 9, 2017
(Eko)

Eko DUO, a Novel Mobile Stethoscope with ECG Capability Unveiled

June 9, 2017
(BD)

BD and Bard Receive Second Requests from FTC under HSR Act

June 8, 2017
(Siemens)

Siemens Unveils Symbia Intevo Bold SPECT/CT, a Scanner Built to Offer Multiple Scanning Applications

June 8, 2017
(ndd Medical Technologies)

EasyOne Air Portable, Calibration-Free Spirometer from ndd Medical

June 8, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Vercise Gevia Deep Brain Stimulation System with Visual Brain Targeting Software Cleared in Europe

June 8, 2017
(BioSig Technologies)

BioSig’s Pure EP System Detects Deadly Cardiac Arrhythmia Cells

June 8, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic’s MiniMed 670G Hybrid Closed Loop Insulin Delivery System Now Available in U.S.

June 8, 2017
(Ohio State University)

Scientists Keep Bits of Hearts Alive Under High Speed Cameras to Study Arrhythmias

June 8, 2017
(IBM)

Using Watson to Diagnose Skin Cancer: Interview with IBM Computer Vision Scientist, Noel Codella

June 8, 2017
(Thornhill Medical)

Thornhill Medical's MOVES® SLC™ Portable Emergency Life Support System Receives 510K Clearance From The US FDA

June 7, 2017
(MIT)

New Implant and Muscle Grafting Technique to Give Prosthetic Users a Sense of Feeling and Control

June 7, 2017
(Third Pole)

Third Pole’s On-Demand Portable iNO: Interview with Dr. Warren Zapol

June 7, 2017
(Hologic)

FDA Approves Hologic's Genius™ 3D Mammography™ Exam as the Only Mammogram Superior for Women with Dense Breasts*

June 7, 2017
(Eko Devices)

New FDA-Cleared Smart Heart Monitor Keeps the Cardiologist a Heartbeat Away

June 7, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Initiates U.S. Launch of World's First Hybrid Closed Loop System for Type 1 Diabetes

June 7, 2017
(AngioDynamics)

AngioDynamics Announces FDA Clearance for The Solero Microwave Tissue Ablation System

June 6, 2017
(Washington University)

Ipsihand, a Stroke Rehab Device That Deduces Intention Directly from Brain

June 6, 2017
(Ra Medical)

DABRA Laser Ablates Blocked Arteries

June 6, 2017
(Edwards Lifesciences)

Edwards SAPIEN 3 Cardiac Valve FDA Approved for Mitral and Aortic Valve-in-Valve Procedures

June 6, 2017
(Rice University and Texas Heart Institute)

Tiny Wirelessly Powered Pacemaker Can Reside in Heart and Double as Defibrillator

June 6, 2017
(Ethicon)

Ethicon Announces FDA Approval For SURGICEL® Powder Absorbable Hemostat

June 6, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic SureTune(TM)3 Receives Health Canada Licence for Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy

June 6, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Receives CE Mark for Vercise™ Gevia™ Deep Brain Stimulation System

June 5, 2017
(Claret Medical)

Sentinel Cerebral Protection System for Preventing Strokes During TAVRs Cleared by FDA

June 5, 2017
(IQuity)

Diagnosing Multiple Sclerosis with a Blood Test: Interview with IQuity CEO, Dr. Chase Spurlock

June 5, 2017
(KickStarter)

WheelAir Helps Keep Wheelchair Users’ Back Cool and Comfy

June 5, 2017
(Stimwave Technologies)

SandShark Anchor for Fixating Stimwave’s Neurostimulators Cleared in Europe

June 5, 2017
(Edwards)

Edwards SAPIEN 3 Valve Receives FDA Approval For Aortic, Mitral Valve-In-Valve Procedures

June 5, 2017
(BD)

BD Receives FDA 510(K) Clearance for Molecular Test for Harmful Intestinal Bacteria Causing Infectious Diarrhea

June 2, 2017
(Duke University)

Pocket Colposcope for Cervical Cancer Screening by Anyone Anywhere

June 2, 2017
(MIT)

Non-invasive Deep Brain Stimulation via Interfering High Frequency Signals

June 2, 2017
(MIT)

Bacteria Powered Clothing Helps Cool Body as Humidity Levels Change

June 2, 2017
(Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Smart Shoe Insoles Pair With Smartphone App to Provide Gait Info on Every Step

June 1, 2017
(QUBYX)

PerfectLum on Dell’s Ultrasharp UP3017 Monitor FDA Cleared for Diagnostic Use

June 1, 2017
(University of Twente)

Microchip Sorts DNA Fragments by Size in Minutes

June 1, 2017
(Purdue University)

Brightlamp Smartphone App to Check for Concussions

June 1, 2017
(HeartIn)

HeartIn, a Workout T-Shirt With ECG Built Right In

June 1, 2017
(Spectranetics)

Video Demonstration and Update of Spectranetics’ Bridge Occlusion Balloon

May 31, 2017
(Intuitive Surgical)

Intuitive’s New Budget Friendly da Vinci X Robotic Surgical System Cleared in U.S.

May 31, 2017
(Implandata)

EYEMATE Implant That Measures Intraocular Pressure Now Cleared in Europe

May 31, 2017
(Biomaterials Innovation Research Center)

Interview With Director of Biomaterials Research Innovation Center, Prof. Ali Khademhosseini

May 31, 2017
(Eindhoven University of Technology)

3D Printed Pediatric Stents That Grow With Patient’s Vessels

May 31, 2017
(Rice University and University of Pisa)

Grasp Feedback Technology to Help Prosthetic Users Feel What They’re Holding

May 30, 2017
(Provista Diagnostics)

Videssa Breast Blood Diagnostic Test for Breast Cancer

May 30, 2017
(Parath Health)

Parable Technology for Wound Care: Interview with Nathan Ie, Founder of Parable Health

May 30, 2017
(Leiden University and ITMO University )

New Metamaterial Helps Improve High Field MRI Scans

May 30, 2017
(Purdue University)

Purdue Developing Self-Cleaning, Magnet Powered Implantable Catheters

May 30, 2017
(Sanatmetal)

Review of WIWE, A Smartphone Powered, Handheld ECG Device Featuring a Pulse Oximeter

May 26, 2017
(University of California San Diego and Massachusetts General Hospital)

New Higher Resolution Electrode Array for Intraoperative Brain Monitoring

May 26, 2017
(Acelity)

PREVENA DUO Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Treats Two Incisions at Same Time

May 24, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

Interview with Rupa Basu, BIOTRONIK’s Senior VP of Marketing, Corporate Accounts and Strategy

May 24, 2017
(Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago)

Manual Standing Wheelchair Lets Users Control It Whether Sitting or Upright

May 24, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Enrolls First Patient in Study of IN.PACT(TM) AV Access Drug-Coated Balloon in Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease

May 24, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Announces Positive Outcomes From Prospective Study Of Bronchial Thermoplasty

May 23, 2017
(EduExo)

EduExo Educational Exoskeleton Robotics Kit Now on Kickstarter

May 23, 2017
(Rice University and Israel’s Ben-Gurion University)

Laser-Induced Graphene Showing Promise as Implant Material

May 23, 2017
(Soterix Medical)

IontoDC Uses DC Electricity to Deliver Drugs Through Skin

May 23, 2017
(MIT)

MIT Scientists Develop Microfluidic Device to Screen Biologics for Quality During Production

May 23, 2017
(Hill-Rom)

Hill-Rom’s New Envella Air Fluidized Therapy Bed Promises Gentle Contact and Air Circulation

May 23, 2017
(Yale University)

Chemical Engineers Help Nanoparticles Better Target Brain Tumors

May 22, 2017
(New Hampshire)

Live Free or Die: A Look at New Hampshire’s Medical Technology Sector

May 22, 2017
(Rutgers University)

Nitrite Sensor to Help Asthmatics Detect Onset of Airway Inflammation

May 22, 2017
(Cambridge Consultants)

Interview with Harshal Shah, Head of Oncology Drug Delivery at Cambridge Consultants

May 19, 2017
(Myoscience)

Myoscience iovera System Cleared for Treating Painful Osteoarthritic Knees

May 19, 2017
(Washington University School of Medicine)

Optoacoustics May Allow Surgeons See Tumor Margins for Accurate Excisions

May 19, 2017
(University of Illinois)

Small, Cheap, Disposable Sensors for Detecting Organic Volatile Compounds in Breath

May 19, 2017
(Université Laval)

Non-Contact Respiratory Rate Sensor Built Into a Cotton T-Shirt

May 19, 2017
(Cardinal Health)

Cordis Unveil New Interventional Cardiology Products

May 18, 2017
(BrainCool)

BrainCool’s IQool Patient Cooling System Cleared in U.S.

May 18, 2017
(Heraeus Medical Components)

Interview with Dave Liebl, Heraeus Medical Components

May 18, 2017
(Shockwave Medical)

Shockwave’s Lithoplasty System Now Cleared in EU for Coronary Artery Disease Treatment

May 18, 2017
(Canfield Scientific)

Vectra WB360 Whole-Body Skin Lesion Mapping System

May 18, 2017
(Smart Meter Corporation)

iGlucose Glucometer with Built-In Cellular Connectivity and API Interoperability

May 18, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic RESOLUTE ONYX(TM) 2.0 mm Clinical Study Meets Primary Endpoint in Extra-Small Vessels at One-Year

May 17, 2017
(Body Vision Medical)

Body Vision Medical’s LungVision System Merges Pre-Op CT with Intraoperative Imaging

May 17, 2017
(DOS Group)

Interview: Momentum Software Links Trained Responders with Nearby Medical Emergencies

May 17, 2017
(SomnoHealth)

EverSleep, a Sleep Tracker with Oxygenation Monitoring Looking for Funding on Indiegogo

May 17, 2017
(École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)

Smart Tactile Touchpad Helps Visually Impaired People Better Understand Their Surroundings

May 17, 2017
(Duke University and Washington University)

Full Body Optoacoustic Functional Imaging of Small Animals

May 17, 2017
(CrossBay Medical)

CrossBay Medical Announces FDA And CE Mark Marketing Authorizations For Its IVF Embryo Transfer Catheter Set

May 17, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Study Finds High Use of App-Based Remote Cardiac Monitoring Among Older Patients

May 16, 2017
(ResMed)

ResMed’s New Comfort Oriented AirTouch F20 CPAP Mask

May 16, 2017
(University of California Los Angeles and University of Connecticut)

Biological Supercapacitors to Power Medical Implants

May 16, 2017
(Medtronic)

New Data on CoreValve(TM) and Evolut(TM) R Self-Expanding TAVI Systems Show Excellent Clinical Outcomes in Routine Clinical Practice

May 16, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

The Boston Scientific LOTUS™ Valve System Demonstrated Superior Efficacy to CoreValve® in Global REPRISE III Trial at One Year

May 16, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Closes Symetis Acquisition

May 15, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex to Introduce the New Arrow® AC3 OptimusTM Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump and the Product Portfolio from the Recently Acquired Vascular Solutions, Inc. at the European Association for Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions Course (EuroPCR)

May 15, 2017
(Medtronic)

Data Reinforce Benefits of Medtronic Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Technologies in 'Real-World' Setting

May 15, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex (TFX) Announces Commencement of Phase I Clinical Study (FDP-1) of RePlasTM Freeze-Dried Plasma

May 15, 2017
(Medrobotics)

Flex Robotic System, a Snake to Navigate Colon for Transanal Endoscopic Procedures

May 15, 2017
(Thryve)

An Interview with Richard Lin, CEO of Microbiome Wellness Company Thryve

May 15, 2017
(Purdue University)

Adaptive Optics Technique for Visualizing Huge Groups of Cells Simultaneously

May 15, 2017
(Body Vision Medical)

Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for the LungVision Navigation System, Revolutionizing the Areas of Lung Cancer Detection and Treatment

May 12, 2017
(MDCalc)

MDCalc Launches Long-Awaited Android App: Exclusive Interview

May 12, 2017
(Cook Medical)

Cook Medical’s New Acrobat 2 Calibrated Tip Wire Guide for Accessing Pancreatic and Bile Ducts

May 12, 2017
(H&T Presspart)

New Cheap, Easy to Manufacture Dry Powder Inhaler for Developing World

May 12, 2017
(Medical Cyberworlds)

Virtual Human Patients Effective for Practicing for Difficult to Present Diagnoses

May 12, 2017
(Medtronic)

New Study Shows Medtronic Insertable Cardiac Monitors Detect High Rate of Atrial Fibrillation in Previously Undiagnosed High-Risk Patients

May 12, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Announces Positive European Registry Results For WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device

May 12, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

New Data from PLATINUM Diversity Study Presented at SCAI 2017 Provide Important Insights Beyond Traditional Clinically-Reported Endpoints

May 11, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Sci’s Long Lasting Resonate ICDs and CRT-Ds Get FDA Approval

May 11, 2017
(23andMe)

23andMe: A Medgadget Review

May 11, 2017
(http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/leica-biosystems-applauds-fda-primary-diagnosis-clearance-as-a-step-forward-in-clinical-acceptance-of-digital-pathology-621958193.html)

May 11, 2017
(Leica Biosystems)

Leica Biosystems Applauds FDA Primary Diagnosis Clearance as a Step Forward in Clinical Acceptance of Digital Pathology

May 11, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific S-ICD System Demonstrates Positive Clinical Outcomes in the Largest Prospective Study of 'Real-World' Patients

May 11, 2017
(Medtronic)

New Medtronic Study Reinforces Safety and Performance of the World's Smallest Pacemaker in a Real-World Patient Population

May 10, 2017
(Varian)

Varian Unveils Speedy New Halcyon Image-Guided Volumetric IMRT System

May 10, 2017
(Abiomed)

Abiomed Unveils 3rd Generation Impella CP Heart Pump for PCI and Cardiogenic Shock

May 10, 2017
(silicon roundabout)

A Day at The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Healthcare Conference

May 10, 2017
(HS Design)

Sympfiny System for Dispensing Multiparticulate Medications

May 10, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Releases First Insertable Cardiac Monitor That Works with Your Smartphone

May 10, 2017
(NxStage Medical)

NxStage Medical Announces FDA Clearance for its New System One Hemodialysis System

May 10, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic First to Receive FDA Approval for MR-Conditional Quadripolar Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy-Pacemakers

May 9, 2017
(Medical Alley Association)

Highlights from the Medical Alley Association’s 2017 Annual Meeting

May 9, 2017
(INSIGHTEC)

INSIGHTEC Receives FDA Approval for Exablate Neuro for 1.5T MRI in the Treatment of Essential Tremor

May 9, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval For Resonate™ Family Of High-Voltage Devices

May 9, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Announces CE Mark for TactiCathTM Contact Force Ablation Catheter, Sensor EnabledTM

May 9, 2017
(BD)

BD and UniteOR Join Forces to Deliver an Integrated Tracking Solution for the Operating Room Setting

May 9, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval For Resonate™ Family Of High-Voltage Devices

May 8, 2017
(Scopis)

Scopis Introduces Mixed Reality to Simplify Surgical Navigation

May 8, 2017
(Elekta)

Elekta Releases Unity, The First Commercial High-Field MR-Linac System

May 8, 2017
(North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina)

Automatic Injectable System for Blood Glucose Control

May 8, 2017
(Olympus)

Olympus Releases New Endotherapy Tools in U.S.

May 8, 2017
(University of Montreal, Canada and University of Rome)

Molecular Mechanism Shoots Drugs When Specific Antibody Detected

May 8, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK Receives FDA Approval for Sentus ProMRI Quadripolar Left Ventricular Lead

May 8, 2017
(CurveBeam)

CurveBeam Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance for InReach Cone Beam CT Imaging System for the Upper Extremities

May 8, 2017
(MagVenture)

MagVenture Inc: FDA Clears new Non-pharmaceutical Device for the Treatment of Depression

May 8, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Announces CE Mark and First Use of the World's First Smartphone Compatible Insertable Cardiac Monitor

May 8, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Announces National Reimbursement for FreeStyle® Libre in France, Providing Access to Revolutionary Technology for People with Diabetes

May 5, 2017
(the 16th Design of Medical Devices Conference)

Highlights from 16th Annual Design of Medical Devices Conference

May 5, 2017
(Komodo OpenLab)

Tecla-e Wireless Lets People with Limited Mobility Control Variety of Digital Devices

May 5, 2017
(Insightec)

First Alzheimer’s Patient Treated with Focused Ultrasound to Open Blood-Brain Barrier

May 4, 2017
(SpryHealth)

Introducing Loop Vital Signs Wearable Monitor from SpryHealth

May 4, 2017
(Faxitron)

LOCalizer Non-Radioactive Breast Lesion Localization System Now FDA Cleared

May 4, 2017
(Draper Laboratory)

New Wireless Power Technology to Energize Medical Implants Deep Inside Body

May 4, 2017
(Interscope)

Interscope EndoRotor Now Cleared in U.S. as New Way to Remove Colon Lesions

May 4, 2017
(Dynamical Biomarkers Group)

How to Create the Impossible: Interview With XPRIZE Runner-Up Team Dynamical Biomarkers Group

May 4, 2017
(Olympus)

Olympus Plasma Hysteroscopic Resection and Vaporization Unveiled at the 2017 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Meeting

May 4, 2017
(Cardiovascular Systems)

FDA Approves Cardiovascular Systems’ Replacement Saline Infusion Pump

May 3, 2017
(Galatea Surgical)

GalaFORM 3D Scaffold FDA Cleared for Plastic, Reconstructive Surgeries

May 3, 2017
(SleepScore Labs)

S+, Setting a New Standard in Consumer and Clinical Sleep Technology: Interview with Colin Lawlor, CEO of SleepScore Labs

May 3, 2017
(Clear Ear)

Review: OTO-TIP Wax Remover by Clear Ear

May 3, 2017
(Luminex)

Luminex Corporation Receives FDA Clearance for ARIES Bordetella Assay

May 2, 2017
(IBM)

Update from London Global Forum on Life Science Innovation

May 2, 2017
(Contego Medical)

Contego Medical’s Vanguard IEP Cleared in Europe for Safer Balloon Angioplasties

May 2, 2017
(Pfizer)

Interview: International Trachoma Initiative and Pfizer On Par To Eliminate and Eradicate Trachoma-caused Blindness

May 2, 2017
(German scientists)

Multi-Modality Imaging Probe to Diagnose Cancer Inside Body, Help Avoid Biopsies

May 2, 2017
(Tobii Dynavox)

Indi Augmentative and Alternative Communication Device for Non-Verbal People

May 2, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the Arrow® AC3 OptimusTM Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)

May 1, 2017
(Medtronic)

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

May 1, 2017
(Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia)

Artificial Womb Improves Survival and Health of Premature Lambs

May 1, 2017
(Haifeng Ye/East China Normal University)

Smartphone Controlled Cells Produce Insulin in Diabetic Mice

May 1, 2017
(Halyard Health)

COOLIEF Cooled Radiofrequency Cleared to Relieve Pain in Osteoarthritic Knees

May 1, 2017
(Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Smart Scar-Care Personalized Dual Therapy Device for Hypertrophic Scars

May 1, 2017
(Medtronic)

Resolute Onyx Drug Eluting Coronary Stent from Medtronic Approved by FDA

May 1, 2017
(Hach)

Hach’s Automated CM130 Chlorine Monitoring System for Dialysis Clinics FDA Cleared

April 28, 2017
(Intuitive Surgical)

Intuitive Cleared in EU for Its New, More Budget Friendly da Vinci X Robotic Surgical System

April 27, 2017
(Hill-Rom)

Hill-Rom’s New Monarch Battery Powered Airway Clearance System

April 27, 2017
(Edwards)

Edwards HemoSphere Hemodynamic Monitoring System Cleared by FDA

April 27, 2017
(BD)

BD Advances Efforts to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance with Enhanced Diagnostic Solution Offering

April 26, 2017
(Accutron)

AXESS Sedation Mask Hopes to Improve Comfort, Delivery of Gases

April 26, 2017
(EPO)

3 US Inventors Named 2017 European Inventor Award Finalists

April 26, 2017
(Klick Labs)

SymPulse Tele-Empathy Device Replicates Symptoms of Parkinson’s

April 26, 2017
(DxtER)

Tricorders For Everyone! Dr. Basil Harris Shares What’s Next for the Prize-Winning DxtER Tricorder

April 26, 2017
(Cardiac Insight)

CARDEA SOLO Wearable ECG Monitor for Detecting Difficult to Diagnose Arrhythmias

April 26, 2017
(Medtronic)

Five-Year Data from the Medtronic ENGAGE Registry Demonstrate Durable, Consistent, and Proven Outcomes in Real-World Setting

April 26, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott Introduces Science-Based Nutrition Drinks to Help Patients Have a Better Recovery from Surgery

April 26, 2017
(BD)

BD Licenses Novel Molecular Indexing Technology to Roche

April 25, 2017
(Iowa State University)

Laser Treated Graphene Circuits Push Stem Cells to Differentiate Into Neural Schwann Cells

April 25, 2017
(Allergan)

Allergan Wins FDA Clearance for Tear Inducing Nasal Stimulator

April 25, 2017
(ResMed)

ResMed Unveils World’s Smallest CPAP Designed for Travel

April 25, 2017
(Medtronic)

New Medtronic Data Demonstrate Clinical and Quality of Life Benefits for VenaSeal Closure System in Venous Reflux Disease Patients

April 25, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Drug-Coated Balloon (DCB) Demonstrates Consistent Results in Two New Analyses of Complex PAD Patients

April 24, 2017
(DxtER)

Prize-Winning DxtER “Tricorder” Makes a Public Appearance With Tech Legend Steve Wozniak

April 24, 2017
(University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and University of Alabama-Birmingham)

3D Printed Patches Seeded with Cells to Repair Cardiac Tissue After Heart Attacks

April 24, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Unveils StealthStation S8 Neurosurgery System

April 24, 2017
(MMT)

Millennium Medical Technologies (MMT) First in the Nation to Receive FDA Clearance for a Reusable Fat Collection and Grafting System

April 24, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Most Advanced StealthStation(TM) for Neurosurgery

April 23, 2017
(BD)

BD To Acquire Bard For $24 Billion

April 21, 2017
(TempTraq)

TempTraq’s Wireless Thermometer to Offer 72 hours of Coverage

April 21, 2017
(Bovie Medical)

Bovie Cleared in U.S. to Introduce Its Cool-Coag Multifunctional J-Plasma System

April 21, 2017
(Duke University)

3D Printed Cartilage Made of Hydrogels Mimic Strength, Flexibility of Knee’s Meniscus

April 20, 2017
(Nanobiosym)

Gene-RADAR Authorized for Zika Testing: Interview with Nanobiosym Founder and CEO, Dr. Anita Goel

April 20, 2017
(Facebook)

Facebook Reveals Plans for Brain-Computer Interface for Speech Prostheses and Mind-Controlled “Likes”

April 20, 2017
(Monitored Therapeutics)

GoSpiro, an At-Home Wireless Spirometer Cleared by FDA

April 20, 2017
(Medtronic)

Data Highlight Medtronic Vascular Innovations at Charing Cross 2017

April 20, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Brain Therapies Business Sponsors Parkinson's Unity Walk

April 20, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Introduces the AsthmaMDTM Peak Flow Meter

April 19, 2017
(electroCore)

gammaCore Personal Non-Invasive VNS Cleared for Episodic Cluster Headaches

April 19, 2017
(Medtronic)

Early Success in HVAD LATERAL Trial: Interview with Medtronic’s Dr. David Steinhaus, M.D., Vice President and General Manager, Heart Failure

April 19, 2017
(DOXS Technology Systems)

Disposable Oxygen Level Monitoring Sensor to Prevent Spread of Infections

April 19, 2017
(Stanford University and University of California, Berkeley)

Electrochemical Sweat Sensor Accurately Diagnoses Cystic Fibrosis, Detects Blood Glucose as Well

April 19, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK Releases Smallest MR Conditional Tachycardia Lead in U.S.

April 19, 2017
(Ethicon)

Ethicon Announces 510(k) Clearance For ECHELON CIRCULAR™ Powered Stapler

April 19, 2017
(Lifetrack Medical Systems)

Lifetrack Medical Systems Announces US FDA Approval of its Next Generation PACS for Distributed Radiology

April 19, 2017
(Edwards Lifesciences Corporation)

Edwards' Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring Platform Receives FDA Clearance

April 18, 2017
(CSII)

Thousands in Nashville May Be Affected by Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

April 18, 2017
(Boston Scientific)

Boston Scientific Initiates Global Study To Assess Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Therapy In Patients With Diabetes Who Have Previously Experienced A Heart Attack

April 18, 2017
(Medtronic)

FDA Designates Medtronic Worldwide Voluntary Field Action on HVAD(TM) System Controllers and DC Adapters as Class I Recall

April 18, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Signs Definitive Agreement to Divest a Portion of Its Patient Monitoring & Recovery Division to Cardinal Health for $6.1 Billion

April 18, 2017
(GE Healthcare)

GE Working on Automating 3D Printing of Organ Models

April 18, 2017
(Ventec Life Systems)

VOCSN Portable Respiratory System Integrates Multiple Functions In Single Device

April 18, 2017
(BIOTRONIK)

BIOTRONIK Releases Smallest MR Conditional Leads in U.S.

April 18, 2017
(Washington University)

Gold Nanoparticles for Nasal Drug Delivery Into Brain

April 18, 2017
(Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford)

Sevo the Dragon Uses Fire Breath to Distract Kids from Getting Anesthesia

April 18, 2017
(electroCore)

FDA Releases gammaCore®, the First Non-Invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation Therapy Applied at the Neck for Acute Treatment of Pain Associated with Episodic Cluster Headache in Adult Patients

April 18, 2017
(Monitored Therapeutics)

Monitored Therapeutics, Inc. Receives FDA Clearance for First Full Home-Use Spirometer With Wireless Connection

April 17, 2017
(Neuronetics)

New NeuroStar Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy System for Depression Cleared by FDA

April 17, 2017
(Stem Cell Reports)

Three-Dimensional Brain-Like Structures Created Using Human Stem Cells

April 17, 2017
(NIST)

Microfabricated Optically Pumped Magnetometers to Detect Source of Seizures

April 17, 2017
(Toshiba Medical)

Toshiba Unveils New Aquilion Lighting 80 CT Scanner

April 17, 2017
(Verily)

Verily Introduces Research-Focused Study Watch

April 14, 2017
(Qualcomm Tricorder X PRIZE)

Qualcomm Tricorder X PRIZE Winners Announced

April 14, 2017
(Abbott)

Abbott and Alere Amend Terms of Merger Agreement

April 13, 2017
(Mirion Technologies)

Dosime: A Smart Radiation Detector for Personal and Home Use

April 13, 2017
(NYU Langone Medical Center)

Deep Brain Stimulation Shown Effective for Patients with Refractory Tourette Syndrome

April 13, 2017
(University of California San Diego)

Silicon Nanowire Array Can Measure Electrical Responses in Neurons

April 13, 2017
(Philips)

Philips Bags First FDA Clearance for Digital Pathology System

April 13, 2017
(Additive Orthopaedics)

Additive Orthopaedics Announces FDA Clearance of their Locking Lattice Plating System for the Global Extremities Market

April 13, 2017
(Philips)

Philips receives FDA clearance to market Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution for primary diagnostic use in the U.S.

April 13, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Syncs Garmin® Activity Tracker Data Directly into Remote Patient Monitoring Mobile Platform

April 12, 2017
(Philips)

Philips Releases Portable Positive Airway Pressure System for Use Anywhere

April 12, 2017
(Toyota)

Toyota Releases New Robotic Rehab System for Lower Limb Paralysis

April 12, 2017
(University of Illinois)

Luminescent Carbon Dots for Tracking Cancer Cells

April 12, 2017
(DWI Leibniz Institute)

Injectable Material Orients Tissue Growth to Guide Healing of Nerve Tracts

April 12, 2017
(Siemens)

Compact, Tablet Operated CT Scanners from Siemens Get Green Light from FDA

April 12, 2017
(Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution)

FDA allows marketing of first whole slide imaging system for digital pathology

April 12, 2017
(United Orthopedic Corporation)

United Orthopedic Corporation Receives U.S. FDA Clearance For Company's Polyethylene Knee Insert

April 11, 2017
(MIT)

Microfluidics Device Can Detect Plasma Cells in Blood, May Help Multiple Myeloma Patients Avoid Bone Biopsies

April 11, 2017
(Plextek)

Plextek Unveils Heaphone Technology to Detect Early Signs of Tinnitus

April 11, 2017
(Duke University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute)

Scientists Now Able to Target Drugs at Select Neurons

April 11, 2017
(University of South Florida)

Facial Recognition Software Helps Evaluate Pain Levels of Newborns

April 10, 2017
(University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)

Wavelet Technology to Predict Effect of Therapy for Oxygen-Deprived Newborns

April 10, 2017
(Cascade Prodrug)

Scientists Penetrate Solid Tumors With Prodrug in Liposome Shell

April 10, 2017
(Rice University)

Bacterial Sensor for Gut Inflammation Changes Color of Poo

April 10, 2017
(Institute for Integrative Nanosciences)

Sperm Used to Deliver Drugs Within Female Reproductive Tract

April 10, 2017
(Rice University)

Device Improves Sensation in Folks with Peripheral Neuropaty

April 7, 2017
(Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions)

Emblok Embolic Protection Catheter to Collect Debris During TAVRs

April 7, 2017
(23andMe)

23andMe Wins First FDA Approval for Disease Risk Estimates from Genetic Test

April 7, 2017
(Rice University,Baylor College of Medicine,MIT and Harvard)

New Technique for Sequencing Complete Genomes for Less Than $10,000

April 6, 2017
(Virtual Surgeon)

Shafi Ahmed—The Virtual Surgeon—Discusses Live Streaming and VR in Surgery and Med Education

April 6, 2017
(Gillette Children’s hospital)

New Prone Cart Just for Kids to Help Recover from Cerebral Palsy Surgery

April 6, 2017
(VivaLnk)

Fever Scout Wireless Stick-On Thermometer FDA Cleared

April 6, 2017
(REVA Medical)

REVA’s Fantom Bioresorbable Drug-Eluting Coronary Scaffold Cleared in Europe

April 6, 2017
(Medtronic)

Clinical Trial of Medtronic Heart Pump Delivers Positive Results with Less-Invasive Implant Procedure

April 6, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Voluntary Worldwide Recall of its StrataMR(TM) Adjustable Valves and Shunts

April 6, 2017
(BD)

BD Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for New Flow Cytometer System with Leucocount Reagent Assay

April 5, 2017
(Icare)

Icare HOME, A Tonometer Patients Can Carry Anywhere, FDA Cleared

April 5, 2017
(Swiss Post)

Swiss Post to Start Regular Lab Shipments Between Two Hospitals

April 5, 2017
(Oregon State University)

Transparent Sheets of Field Effect Transistors for Glucose Sensing Contact Lenses

April 5, 2017
(Medtronic)

Study Shows Medtronic Left Ventricular Assist Devices Have Positive Results at One Year in Patients Seeking Long-Term LVAD Therapy

April 5, 2017
(Medtronic)

Medtronic Announces Worldwide Voluntary Field Corrective Action For Newport(TM) HT70 and Newport(TM) HT70 Plus Ventilators

April 4, 2017
(Novocure)

Optune Electric Field Scull Cap Extends Lifespans of People with Glioblastoma Brain Tumors

April 4, 2017
(NICO Corporation)

NICO’s BrainPath Brain Surgery Access Device Cleared in Europe

April 4, 2017
(University of Alabama)

Layered Microparticles Carry Cancer Drug, Can be Imaged and Activated Using Ultrasound

April 4, 2017
(MIT)

Rubbery Fibers for Simultaneous Electric and Optical Stimulation of Spinal Cord

April 4, 2017
(Upright Technologies)

UPRIGHT GO a Smart Wearable Device to Compact Poor Posture

April 4, 2017
(BD)

BD Completes Acquisition Of Caesarea Medical Electronics

April 4, 2017
(AirXpanders)

AirXpanders Update on U.S. Commercial Launch of the AeroForm® Tissue Expander System for Breast Reconstruction

April 4, 2017
(VivaLnk)

VivaLnk Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance and General Availability for eSkin Wearable

April 3, 2017
(Rice University )

Castaway Stand Built by Undergrads to Help Fit Prosthetics/Orthotics for Legs

April 3, 2017
(Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)

Implantable Nanotubes for Early Cancer Detection

April 3, 2017
(Mimic)

FlexVR, a New Robotic Surgery Simulator Lets Docs Practice Anywhere

April 3, 2017
(Teleflex)

Teleflex Completes Acquisition of Pyng Medical Corp.

April 3, 2017
(BD)

BD Launches "Power in Prevention" Program to Help Minimize Risk of Infections during Surgical Process at 2017 AORN Annual Conference

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May 1, 2017
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April 24, 2017
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April 24, 2017
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April 21, 2017
Variation in interpretation of allergy tests in UK and Europe

April 20, 2017
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April 20, 2017
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April 19, 2017
Lung cancer: Blood test may lead to earlier, personalized treatment

April 19, 2017
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April 19, 2017
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April 13, 2017
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April 12, 2017
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April 11, 2017
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April 10, 2017
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April 7, 2017
FDA allows marketing of first direct-to-consumer tests that provide genetic risk information for certain conditions

April 7, 2017
Doctors develop novel flu test to speed up respiratory treatment

April 6, 2017
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April 6, 2017
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April 5, 2017
New tool uses behavioral cues to assess pain in ICU patients who can't communicate

April 4, 2017
Trial of new triple inhaler shows 20% reduction in COPD flare-ups

April 4, 2017
Prostate cancer: Urine 'sniff test' may reduce unwarranted biopsies

April 3, 2017
New gene-based blood tests identify more skin cancers

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