Neuros Medical said it named Tom Wilder, the CEO who led Sequent Medical to a $280 million acquisition by Terumo Corp. (TYO:4543), to take the corner office. “Neuros Medical, with its patented Altius system high-frequency nerve block technology, has the opportunity to develop important therapy options for patients who experience significant pain as a result […]
From InspireMD’s Swiss distribution deal to CoreLink’s stackable guide wire launch, here are seven medtech stories we missed this week but thought were still worth a mention. 1. InspireMD announces Swiss distribution deal InspireMD announced in an Aug. 25 press release that it has signed an agreement with 1a Medical to distribute the CGuard EPS […]
From Merck’s new licensing agreement to surgical study data being touted, here are 7 medtech stories we missed this week but thought were still worth mentioning. 1. Merck inks exclusive licensing agreement for Alzheimer’s antibody Merck announced in a May 25 press release that it has entered an exclusive worldwide license agreement with Teijin Pharma. […]
January 20, 2015 by Brad Perriello
Monitoring systems maker EarlySense this week touted FDA clearance for its 1st-of-a-kind Chair Sensor Solution, a continuous vital sign monitor based in a chair.
The contact-free system monitors heart rate, respiratory rate and movement in patients seated upright, a position that EarlySense says improves healing, reduces the risk of complications and shortens length of stay for patients in the hospital.
Massachusetts-based medical device maker EarlySense received FDA clearance for its oximetry-integrated bedside system and central display system to help the clinicians provide a higher level of supervision for post-surgical patients.