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TAVI: FDA adds 'valve-in-valve' indication for Medtronic's CoreValve

March 30, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The FDA approves the use of Medtronic's CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implant in so-called 'valve-in-valve' replacement procedures.

TAVI: FDA adds 'valve-in-valve' indication to Medtronic's CoreValve

TAVI: Japan approves Medtronic's CoreValve

March 30, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Regulators in Japan approve Medtronic's CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implant.

TAVI: Japan approves Medtronic's CoreValve

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) today said it won approval in Japan for its CoreValve replacement heart valve.

OSP fishes up $11m | Medtech funding for the week of March 23, 2015

March 27, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Osprey Medical fishes up $11m private placement; OrthoSensor closes $19m Series C round; Diabetes: Medtronic joins $44m round for Semma Therapeutics

Osprey Medical fishes up $11m private placement

March 24, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic buys hearing aid maker Sophono

March 26, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic says it bought Sophono, which makes magnetic hearing aid implants, for an undisclosed amount.

Medtronic buys hearing aid maker Sophono

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) today said it closed a buyout of hearing aid maker Sophono for an undisclosed amount and plans to integrate it into its ear, nose & throat business.

Diabetes: Medtronic joins $44m round for Semma Therapeutics

March 25, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic gets in on a $44 million Series A round for Semma Therapeutics, which is developing a cell therapy-device treatment for Type 1 diabetes.

Medtronic joins $44m round for Semma Therapeutics

BSX wins CE Mark, FDA nod for new S-ICD | Regulatory news for the week of March 23, 2015

March 24, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Boston Scientific wins CE Mark, FDA nod for smaller 'leadless' ICD; FDA approves Biotronik's Eluna MRI-safe pacemaker; PAD: Medtronic wins expanded FDA nod for Protégé GPS stent; Australian PE shop acquires Simplify Medical

Boston Scientific wins CE Mark, FDA nod for smaller 'leadless' ICD

March 17, 2015 by Brad Perriello

MDT gets in on $17m Series B for Glooko | Medtech funding for the week of March 16, 2015

March 20, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Diabetes: Medtronic gets in on $17m Series B for Glooko; Pegasus Therapeutics looks to Indiegogo for pediatric aneurysm device; Svelte Medical adds $16m for wrist-delivered stent

Diabetes: Medtronic gets in on $17m Series B for Glooko

March 17, 2015 by Brad Perriello