Iota Biosciences has raised about $15 million in a series A round to help further develop its millimeter-sized neural dust platform.
The company has had significant struggles with the EndoBarrier in the past, but a nod from FDA and the IRB to begin a new pivotal trial might be step back in the right direction for the technology.
In addition to J&J picking up Auris Health for $3.4 billion, Roger Smith, Phd, who follows the surgical robotics market closely, said we could continue to see large medtech companies making acquisitions in the space.
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Researchers are using positron emission tomography with 18F-fluorofuranylnorprogesterone to give better insight on hormonal therapies for the treatment of breast cancer.
The AdVance XP Male Sling System has been redesigned for ease of placement and improved stability, the company noted.
The two companies worked together to develop a smart cable and software module, which would enable compatibility between the FORE-SIGHT sensor and the HemoSphere platform.
Duke University Medical Center researchers looked at data from 9,000 patients who underwent Cardiac Magnetic Resonance.
The Fully Implanted Ventricular Assist Device was developed using technologies from Jarvik Heart and Leviticus Cardio.
The company said technology could not solve the opioid epidemic alone and described the One Fifteen solution as a “learning health system.”
Acutus Medical originally received a nod from FDA in 2017 and a CE mark in 2016 for the AcQMap cardiac imaging technology.
A team from Mayo Clinic has developed an online tracking tool that could help patients suffering from kidney stones determine if they will have future bouts with the condition.
After spending 2018 dealing with quality control remediation and supply chain issues, Zimmer Biomet expects to return to market growth by 2020.
Oliver Healthcare Packaging has acquired CleanCut Technologies, uniting two similar-minded medical packaging companies.