Category: Abiomed Inc.
Medtronic taps Dr. Elizabeth Nabel, president of Brigham & Women's Faulkner Hospital in Boston, for a seat on its board of directors.
Abiomed unveils new results from an IDE study of its Impella Right Percutaneous heart pump, reporting 73% survival in patients with right ventricular failure.
Abiomed (NSDQ:ABMD) got some Wall Street love today after releasing positive outcomes from a clinical trial of its minimally invasive Impella Right Percutaneous heart pump.
Researchers reported an overall 73% 30-day survival rate in the small study of patients with right ventricular heart failure, according to data Abiomed released during the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference in Washington D.C.
GI Dynamics names ex-ATS Medical chief Michael Dale to replace Stuart Randle as CEO.
Abiomed says it struck a deal to extend the statute of limitations on any charges that might arise from a U.S. Justice Dept. probe of the marketing for its Impella heart pump and raised its estimate of the legal fees from the investigation.
Abiomed (NSDQ:ABMD) said it struck a deal with federal prosecutors to extend the tolling agreement on a probe of its marketing of its flagship Impella heart pump.
Abiomed said today that it expects the FDA to grant the pre-market approval application for its flagship Impella heart pump sooner rather than later, pushing up the timeline to March 2015.
Abiomed says it acquired German heart pump maker ECP Entwicklungsgesellschaft in a deal worth up to $30 million, including milestones.
Abiomed (NSDQ:ABMD) said yesterday that it acquired a German heart pump maker in a deal worth up to $30 million.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Appeals court upholds Gore win over St. Jude Medical; Independent legal panel rejects Infuse allegations in Medtronic shareholder suits; Judge dismisses Anulex from Xclose off-label lawsuit; Appeals court upholds Abiomed win in shareholder's class action; Convicted ex-Heart Tronics CEO won't get a retrial, judge rules.