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Philips and Infraredx Inc. announced a non-exclusive resale agreement for Infraredx’s TVC imaging system. Under the terms of the agreement, Philips will sell Infraredx’s TVC imaging...

The findings of a Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute study published online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR) confirm a major shift in...

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OrbusNeich announced the publication of a study demonstrating that lesion preparation with the company’s...

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Nonin Medical Inc., the inventor of finger pulse oximetry and a leader in noninvasive medical ...

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Biotronik Japan announced enrollment of the first patient in the Bioflow-IV study, which aims to verify the efficacy...

The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) Foundation is announced the Echo AUC, a new mobile application...

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Alivecor Inc. announced that the AliveCor Heart Monitor is now being offered to participants in the Health eHeart Study with 2,000 units to be deployed before the end of the year. 

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Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) led a study that showed that a hands-free ultrasound device, combined with a clot-busting drug, was safe for...

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Biosensors International’s expanded product portfolio offers physicians a broader range of treatment options to improve patient outcomes.

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Simbionix, a provider of innovative training solutions, announced the initiation of the REHEARSAAAL study which evaluates the clinical benefits of preoperative patient specific simulation using...

CBSET, a not-for-profit preclinical research institute dedicated to biomedical research, education and advancement of medical technologies, will present data from the podium at the Transcatheter...

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A new valve recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) now gives heart patients a new way to manage their disease without having to undergo open ...

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the appointment of John (Jack) Lewin, M.D., as the...

The global sales of drug-eluting balloons (DEBs) across the 10 major markets (10MM) are expected to witness a significant increase over the coming years, from $164m in 2012 to $477m in...

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Fluke Biomedical, a provider of medical device test and safety equipment, announced the debut of its new ProSim 2 and ProSim 3 Vital Signs ...

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Kona Medical Inc. announced it has closed a Series D equity financing of $10 million. Morningside Group, a broad-based investment firm with significant presence in China, led the investment and is...

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Colibri Heart Valve LLC, a medical device company, announced that patient enrollment has concluded in...

MitraClip, Abbott, transcatheter mitral valve repair, FDA approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for the MitraClip, the first minimally invasive transcatheter device to repair mitral regurgitation (MR). The device is...

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Valtech Cardio Ltd., a medical device company that develops solutions for mitral valve repair and...

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Transcatheter Technologies GmbH, a medical device company, announced the successful first-in-human implantation of its transapical Trinity aortic ...