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TAVI: Medtronic CoreValve study shows benefits for CABG patients

January 29, 2015 by MassDevice

Patients who've already had coronary artery bypass graft surgery showed a significant mortality benefit with Medtronic's CoreValve replacement heart valve than with open heart surgery, according to a clinical trial.

TAVI: Medtronic CoreValve study shows benefits for CABG patients

InspireMD touts new data, CE Mark for CGuard carotid stent

January 29, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

InspireMD reports positive clinical data for its new CGuard MicroNet carotid stent system and CE Mark approval in the European Union for a delivery system that pairs with the product.

InspireMD touts new data, CE Mark for CGuard carotid stent

UPDATE: Rox Medical's Coupler hypertension stent fares well in pivotal trial

January 28, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Rox Medical's stent-like Coupler implant, designed to treat resistant hypertension, fares well in a pivotal trial as the company gears up for a run at an investigational device exemption from the FDA.

Ocular Therapeutix launches dry-eye trial

January 22, 2015 by Val Kennedy

Ocular Therapeutix launches a Phase II study to test its bioresorbable eye-plug in treating inflammatory dry-eye disease.

Ocular Therapeutix launches dry-eye trial

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BiO2 Medical wins FDA nod for pivotal trial of Angel IVC catheter

January 16, 2015 by Brad Perriello

BiO2 wins an investigational device exemption from the FDA for a pivotal trial of its Angel catheter and inferior vena cava filter in the prevention of pulmonary embolism.

BiO2 said it won an FDA nod for a pivotal trial of its Angel catheter and vena cava filter in the prevention of pulmonary embolism.

The 182-patient trial is a single-arm safety & efficacy study of the Angel device in patients at high risk for developing pulmonary embolism who can't take standard drug therapies, according to a press release.

Philips, MIT to collaborate on critical care data project

January 16, 2015 by Val Kennedy

Royal Philips and the Mass. Institute of Technology are teaming up to give medical researchers better access to critical care data.

Philips, MIT to collaborate on critical care data project

Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) and the Mass. Institute of Technology are teaming up to give medical researchers better access to critical care data.

InVivo cleared to advance spinal injury study

January 14, 2015 by Val Kennedy

InVivo Therapeutics gets a green light to reopen enrollment in a clinical study of its neuro-spinal scaffold for treating acute spinal cord injuries.

InVivo cleared to advance spinal injury study

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