Eko said yesterday that it raised a $20 million Series B round for the smart cardiac monitor it’s developing. The San Francisco-based company is working on machine learning technology for a combined digital stethoscope and electrocardiogram, designed for both clinical and at-home monitoring. Eko said more than 3,000 hospitals worldwide use its platform, treating millions […]
Siemens (NYSE:SI) Healthineers said today it tapped former Abbott (NYSE:ABT) Vascular president Dr. Deepak Nath as its new laboratory diagnostics business president, taking over for Franz Walt who operated as president from 2014 to 2017. Nath spent 10 years with Abbott, serving most recently as its vascular division president and as an executive officer of the company, and […]
Neuromod said today it raised $6.2 million (EU€5.5 million) in a Series A round of financing, with fund slated to support its mutebutton bi-modal neuromodulation device for patients with chronic tinnitus. Funds from the round came from venture capital firm Fountain Healthcare Partners, the Dublin-based company said. “Neuromod is delighted to announce this investment, which […]
Dublin-based Neuromod Devices said it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its new multi-sensory device to treat tinnitus, also known as “ear-ringing.”
The product, mutebutton, is a handheld device that helps the brain distinguish between real and phantom noises through audio and tongue stimulation.