Neurosurgeon Dr. Philip Starr tells MassDevice.com about Medtronic's new Activa PC+S brain monitoring, recording and stimulating implant and its potential for treating neurological and psychiatric disease.
In this MassDevice.com podcast, we speak with Glooko CEO Rick Altinger about the company's mobile diabetes management application for smartphones and how it has the potential to change the spectrum of care for one of the world's most common chronic diseases.
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The U.S. Food & Drug Administration releases a list of 510(k) clearances granted in November 2013.
TOTAL 510(k)s THIS PERIOD 224
TOTAL WITH SUMMARIES 212
TOTAL WITH STATEMENTS 12
DEVICE: PREFERRED BLOOD GLUCOSE MONITORING SYSTEM
PRODIGY DIABETES CARE, LLC 510(k) NO: K122338(TRADITIONAL)
ATTN: E.J. SMITH PHONE NO : 888 729 9674
1468 HARWELL AVENUE SE DECISION MADE: 05-NOV-13
CROFTON MD 21114 510(k) SUMMARY AVAILABLE FROM FDA
Second Sight Medical founder & CEO Dr. Robert Greenberg tells MassDevice.com how his youthful naivety was a valuable asset in driving forward the 22-year project that became the groundbreaking Argus II "bionic eye," a platform that may one day all but eliminate blindness.