Press Releases

Hyperfine Research Inc. announced today its collaboration with the Yale School of Medicine to pioneer the use of the world’s first portable, low-cost magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system at the bedside of patients in the neuro intensive care unit of Yale New Haven Hospital. Hyperfine’s system can move directly to…

The absolute revolution of nuclear medicine with the emergence of theranostics is forcing all stakeholders involved in the process to come up with new, outside-the-box thinking. Reducing exposure, ensuring safe manipulations, reducing weight, size and footprint for transportation while remaining efficient and ergonomically on point is no easy concept. SWE…

THINK Surgical, Inc. is pleased to announce it has obtained clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the TSolution One® Total Knee Application for use in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in the United States. TSolution One® is a fully active robot which was previously awarded CE…

Medtronic plc today announced it has received Breakthrough Device designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Valiant® TAAA Stent Graft System for minimally invasive repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm (TAAA). A TAAA is a complex condition causing a bulging of the aorta, which extends from the…

PQ Bypass, Inc., a clinical-stage medical device company, today announced it has received full approval of its investigational device exemption (IDE) trial of the company’s TORUS stent graft, a novel stent graft platform designed for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) in the superficial femoral artery (SFA). By acquiring…

NantHealth, Inc., a next-generation, evidence-based, personalized healthcare company, announced today it will be presenting with GE Healthcare, AirStrip and iProcedures, at the Interoperability Showcase at the HIMSS Asia Pacific 2019 conference, October 7 – 10 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Interoperability Showcase will demonstrate how clinicians can spend less time on…

Biodesix, Inc., today announced it has been issued U.S. Patent Number 10,422,729, which covers the Biodesix Collection Device (BCD). The new device offers improved ease of use in blood sample collection for diagnostic testing, compared to current standard methods. “This device is intuitive and very easy to use,” remarked Susan…

Turner Imaging Systems, a developer of advanced X-ray imaging systems, today announced the company has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Smart-C Mini-C Arm Portable Fluoroscopy and X-Ray Imaging Device. What makes this device unique is its true mobility and portability. The patent-pending Smart-C weighs only 16 pounds so that…

CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co LLC, a 111-year-old global leading manufacturer of instruments and instrument reprocessing workflow systems serving the dental industry. The purchase price payable at closing for the acquisition consisted of 751,471 shares of Cantel common stock…

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group and Hitachi Consulting today announced a partnership to deliver the UK's first fully integrated digital transformation of care processes. Known as the Digital Control Centre, the 10-year project will be deployed across Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, part of the Northern Care Alliance, and…