Consort Medical (LON:CSRT) said the impending launch of a generic Advair inhaler by Mylan (NSDQ:MYL) represents a significant opportunity for its Bespak drug delivery device unit, but analysts were less impressed after the FDA delayed its decision date for asthma therapy to March 28, 2017. That pushed CSRT shares down -1.9% to a $1.35 (941 pence) close yesterday on […]
Propeller Health is ready for big things, having just raised $14.5 million and hired an operations chief to lead a new San Francisco office.
Understanding asthma’s different pathways may allow individualized treatments.
The Alair system delivers precise thermal energy to lung tissue via bronchoscope to reduce excessively smooth muscle, decreasing the airways’ ability to constrict.
MASSDEVICE ON CALL — Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.) dedicated his latest "Ask Peter" video to warning viewers about the impact the medical device tax could have on jobs in Illinois and asking viewers to make their voices heard through emails, calls and letters to his office.
MASSDEVICE ON CALL — Ultrasound-guided breast tumor removal proved "much more successful" than standard surgery in excising all cancerous tissue while leaving as much healthy tissue as possible, according to a report unveiled at the European Breast Cancer Conference last week.
Researchers expect their findings to reform the standard of care for palpable breast tumors, or those that can be felt, according to a press release.