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NeoTract Designates Dr. Joshua Langston as UroLift® Center of Excellence

The designation recognizes that Dr. John Langston has achieved a high level of training and experience with the UroLift® System and demonstrated a commitment to exemplary care for men suffering from symptoms associated with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), also known as enlarged prostate.

Todos Medical Announces Partnership with Pathnova Laboratories

Under the terms of the agreements, PATHNOVA will be responsible for the further development and commercialization of the Todos Tests in Singapore, and Todos Medical will assist PATHNOVA in commercializing its nasopharyngeal cancer tests through its affiliates in the United States and Singapore.

InterStim™ Micro Neurostimulator and InterStim™ SureScan™ MRI Leads Receive FDA Approval

InterStim™ Micro Neurostimulator and InterStim™ SureScan™ MRI Leads make Medtronic the only company to offer patients and physicians a choice in SNM systems to match their preferences, lifestyle and treatment goals.

Peter Clifford Promoted to President and COO of Cantel

With more than 25 years of experience across manufacturing and industrial industries, Peter Clifford brings strong operational discipline and financial acumen to the role.

Julie L. Bushman Appointed to the BOD of Bio-Techne

Julie L. Bushman is the former Executive Vice President of International Operations for 3M. 

The Ensign Group Acquires Post-Acute Care Campus in Arizona

These acquisitions bring Ensign's growing portfolio to 226 healthcare operations, 24 of which also include assisted living operations, across thirteen states.  Ensign owns the real estate at 92 healthcare operations. 

FDA Grants An EUA Amendment Increasing Applied DNA’s COVID-19 Diagnostic Kit Testing Capacity Through Use of Automated RNA Extraction and Expands Supported Platforms

The EUA amendment extends the RT-PCR platform authorization from the Applied Biosystems (ThermoFisher Scientific) QuantStudio™ Dx to include Applied Biosystems’ QuantStudio™ 5 Real-Time PCR system (“QS5”). The amendment also authorizes the use of the Hamilton STARlet robotic automation in conjunction with the Omega Bio-tek Mag-Bind® viral RNA Express kit to speed the process of extracting viral RNA from specimens and drive greater testing throughput.

Impella Heart Pump Large Multi-Center Study in Japan Update

The study, conducted with oversight by 10 Japanese professional societies, including the Japanese Circulation Society (JCS), is the first to use the Japanese Registry for Percutaneous Ventricular Assist Devices (J-PVAD) to investigate the efficacy and safety of Impella.

Steve Wubker New CEO of Mellitus Health

Steve Wubker brings decades of expertise to Mellitus Health.

Nemours Children’s Health System Announces New Chief Executive of Delaware Valley Operations – Mark Mumford

Mark Mumford will serve as a member of the Executive Cabinet and report to President and Chief Executive Officer R. Lawrence Moss, MD. He will be based in Wilmington, DE at the Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children.

MolecuLight Reports 10 Clinical Posters and Video Presentations at SAWC

"We are thrilled to have had a record number of MolecuLight-based clinical posters and presentations, from so many wound care professionals and settings, be included at the SAWC's Virtual Session", says Anil Amlani, MolecuLight's CEO.

CytoSorbents Awarded $4.4 Million Contract by the U.S. Department of Defense

CytoSorbents reports the HemoDefend-BGA filter is designed to enable "universal plasma", or plasma that can be administered to anyone regardless of blood type, and to improve the safety of whole blood transfusions, by the rapid and efficient removal of anti-A and anti-B antibodies from these two blood products.

Olympus Launches ViziShot 2 25 G Needle

The ViziShot 2 25 G needle, is the smallest gauge size of the Olympus EBUS-TBNA needle portfolio.

LabCorp Working With Public Health Authorities on No-Charge Antibody Test Program to Accelerate COVID-19 Blood Plasma Donation

LabCorp, a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, today announced plans to create a program to offer...

Northwell Health to Advance Health Care Innovation Amid COVID-19 Pandemic at Constellation Forum

Governor Andrew Cuomo to receive an honorary degree for COVID-19 leadership; national leaders, VCs, and top health industry execs to participate.

First EOSedge Exams Performed in the USA

EOSedge marks a continued partnership between EOS imaging and Gillette Children’s, with the first-generation EOS system installed at the facility in 2016.

GE Healthcare to Distribute Osprey Medical’s Technology to Address Angiography Based Acute Kidney Injury

Under the four-year agreement, GE Healthcare will commercialize Osprey’s DyeVert portfolio which reduces the amount of contrast that reaches the kidney (40% average reduction) with no compromise in image quality.

American College of Emergency Physicians Warns Against COVID-19 Misinformation

ACEP urges the public to be circumspect of bold claims or instant cures made on social media or circulating among friends.

Machine-vision Image Guidance System Receives HSA Approval in Singapore Reports 7D Surgical

The 7D Surgical Machine-vision Image Guidance System is the only approved image guidance system that utilizes a novel and proprietary camera-based technology, coupled with machine-vision algorithms to eliminate the long-standing frustrations with legacy surgical navigational platforms.

Patient Enrollment in the Initial Phase of U.S. Pivotal Clinical Trial for the Beacon Aqueous Microshunt® Completed

This is the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Investigational Device Exemption clinical trial of the Beacon Aqueous Microshunt. Study participants treated during the initial phase of the interventional, single-arm, open-label, multicenter clinical trial will be followed to evaluate safety, performance, and intraocular pressure reduction.

The Launch of Thin Film Electrodes: A Defining Moment for Neurosurgery Patients and Physicians

Innovative thin film electrode technology is expected to reach the market soon, prompting medical specialists, healthcare executives and investors to take note of its potential benefits over current technology. Author Dave Rosa, President and CEO of NeuroOne Medical Technologies provides exceptional information and advice.

Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense Andrew Weber Appointed to Zeteo Tech BOD

The Honorable Andrew Weber served as the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical & Biological Defense Programs under President Obama.

Dan Beuerlein Appointed Chief Development Officer at Agape Care

Dan Beuerlein will spearhead Agape Care’s business development initiatives for expansion to surrounding states.

Kubota Vision Demonstrates 3D Imaging Capabilities Using AI on PBOS

Kubota Vision completed a successful clinical study in October 2018 that demonstrated the PBOS could detect thinning and thickening of the human retina over time when compared to results from an established commercial OCT device.

United States Blood Glucose Meter Market Insights Report 2020-2027

United States Blood Glucose Meter Market Insights Report - The United States market for the blood glucose meter is primarily expected to be driven...