microtubules, heartbeat mechanics, Perelman School of Medicine study

Microtubules in a cardiomyocyte at rest (top) and when compressed. Image courtesy of the lab of Ben Prosser, Ph.D., Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

News | EP Lab | April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016 — Using new high-resolution microscopy, researchers have found that molecular struts called microtubules...
Konica Minolta, Sonimage HS1, version 3.0, compact ultrasound
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — Konica Minolta introduced the latest version of the Sonimage HS1 compact...
Boston Scientific, FDA, ImageReady MR-Conditional Pacing System
Technology | EP Lab | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — Boston Scientific has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for a suite of...
breast cancer, herceptin chemotherapy drug, heart damage, monitoring, Journal of Clinical Oncology study
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — Breast cancer patients undergoing treatment with trastuzumab-containing regimens should be monitored...
Feature | Business | April 28, 2016 | Dave Fornell
  April 28, 2016 — Abbott and St. Jude Medical Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to acquire St. Jude...
HHS, Health and Human Services, proposed rule, MACRA, physician quality payment
News | Business | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposal to align and modernize how...
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Imaging Advantage LLC, platform provider of cloud-based radiology service, announced the launch of a...
Technology | Stents Peripheral | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Veniti Inc. announced the first successful treatment with the Vici Verto Venous Stent System of a...
Mitralign Percutaneous Annuloplasty System, MPAS, CE Mark approval
News | Annuloplasty Rings | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Mitralign Inc. announced its Mitralign Percutaneous Annuloplasty System (MPAS) has received CE mark...
coronary CT angiography, CCTA, SCOT-HEART trial substudy, SCCT
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 26, 2016
April 26, 2016 — The results of a secondary analysis of the SCOT-HEART trial show that...
sleep patterns, metabolic syndrome, risk factors, ACC study
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | April 26, 2016
April 26, 2016 — Taking long naps or being excessively tired during the day is associated with a higher risk for...
Auris Surgical Robotics, acquisition, Hansen Medical
News | Robotic Systems | April 26, 2016
April 26, 2016 — Auris Surgical Robotics Inc. and Hansen Medical Inc. announced that they have signed a definitive...
mobile health apps, FTC, compliance tool, business guidance, privacy
News | Mobile Devices | April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016 — The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it has created a Web-based guidance tool for...
News | Interventional Radiology | April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016 — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has launched Vascular Interventional...
CABG, bypass surgery, heart failure, NHLBI study
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016 — Scientists have found that a greater number of patients with coronary artery disease may benefit from...
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