The medtech industry is getting serious about cybersecurity. At a recent seminar held by the Mass. Medical Device Industry Council (MassMEDIC), medical device executives, regulators and security experts discussed which systems and devices were most vulnerable to malicious hacking and what could be done to stop it. MassMEDIC President Thomas Sommer said his group decided to hold […]
InnFocus has reached its goal of enrolling 75 patients in a Phase I clinical study for its MicroShunt glaucoma eye-drainage implant.
The device is used to help reduce pressure within the eye in patients with glaucoma. The product is intended to be an alternative to traditional glaucoma surgery.
Clear Guide Medical won $1.5 million in funding from NIH to research the use of ultrasound imaging for needle insertions.
The 2-year SBIR Phase II award from the National Institutes of Health supports a goal of making the practice a more widespread tool used in a number of clinical specialties, the company said.
Conventus Orthopaedics gained FDA clearance for a device that helps repair shoulder fractures, and will pursue a "measured" U.S. market rollout in the weeks ahead, company officials said.