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Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Siemens wins FDA nod for Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray

March 20, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Siemens (NYSE:SI) Healthineers said today that it won FDA 510(k) clearance for its Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray system. The Erlangen, Germany-based company touted that the newly cleared system features improved IT security and secure system integration to allow access […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical, Regulations

Aerie wins FDA nod for second glaucoma drug

March 14, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Aerie Pharmaceuticals (NSDQ:AERI) said this week that the FDA approved the company’s once-daily eye drop Rocklatan for the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure in people with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. The Durham, N.C.-based company’s product is a fixed-dose combination […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Corvia Medical Enters Into Agreement With Edwards Lifesciences, The Global Leader In Structural Heart Innovation

March 11, 2019

Via: PR Newswire

TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Corvia Medical, Inc., a privately-held company with a first-in-class structural heart device to treat heart failure, today announced it has entered into an agreement with Edwards Lifesciences. The agreement includes a $35 million […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Medtronic registers for undisclosed EU-based debt offering

March 4, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) has registered for a new undisclosed debt offering based in the European Union, according to recently posted SEC filings. The company will look to offer a slew of new general unsecured senior notes in the funding round, according […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

AtriCure shares dip despite Q4 earnings beat

March 1, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Shares in AtriCure (NSDQ:ATRC) have fallen slightly today despite the medical device maker posting fourth quarter earnings that topped expectations on Wall Street. The Mason, Ohio-based company posted losses of $3.4 million, or 9¢ per share, on sales of $52.9 […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Insulet tops estimates with Q4 results

February 26, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Insulet (NSDQ:PODD) posted its fourth-quarter and full-year financial results yesterday after the markets closed, beating estimates on Wall Street. The Acton, Mass.-based company posted profits of $9.9 million, or 17¢ per share, on sales of $164.9 million for the three […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Glooko, Novo Nordisk team up for connected insulin pens

February 25, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Glooko announced this month that it’s teaming up to connect Novo Nordisk‘s (NYSE:NVO) insulin pens with the company’s diasend diabetes management solution. Novo Nordisk plans to launch its connected insulin pens, the NovoPen 6 and NovoPen Echo Plus, in early […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Report: Medtronic to close Portsmouth, N.H. transformative solutions facility

February 21, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said this week that it plans to close its Portsmouth, N.H.-based transformative solutions facility within the year, according to a Portsmouth Herald report. The Fridley, Minn.-based company recently informed employees at the facilities that it planned to eliminate […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Medtronic wins FDA’s breakthrough status for closed-loop insulin system

February 19, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said today that it won breakthrough status from the FDA for its investigational personalized closed-loop insulin pump system. The company touted its technology as enabling automated insulin delivery in a real-time, adaptable and personalized fashion. Medtronic’s November acquisition […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Boston Scientific shares up on Q4, 2018 earnings Beat

February 6, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Shares in Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) have risen slightly this morning after the medical device maker posted fourth quarter and full year 2018 earnings that topped consensus on Wall Street. The Marlborough, Mass.-based company posted profits of $386 million, or 27¢ […]