Medtronic Acquires Klue

Posted in Medical Device

December 17, 2019 • 2 min read

Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), the global leader in medical technology, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Klue, a software company focused on behavior tracking that can provide real-time insights into when a person is consuming food...

STAAR Surgical Announces FDA IDE Clinical Study Approval

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December 11, 2019 • 2 min read

STAAR Surgical Company (NASDAQ: STAA), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of implantable lenses and companion delivery systems for the eye, is today announcing that the FDA in a letter dated December 6, 2019, stated that it has determined that STAAR has...

Tusker Medical’s TULA Pediatric Ear Tubes Awarded Breakthrough Device Designation

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November 26, 2019 • 2 min read

After a successful study which evaluated the in-office placement of tympanostomy tubes in approximately 300 children ages 6 months through 12 years old, the FDA has awarded Tusker Medical breakthrough device approval for their Tula (Tubes Under Local Anesthesia) system, which delivers tympanostomy tubes (ear tubes) to young children with recurrent ear infections, in a physician’s office and under local anesthesia....

Neovasc Reducer Featured In FOCUS Magazine

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November 26, 2019 • 2 min read

​Neovasc, Inc. (NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN), a leader in the development of minimally invasive transcatheter mitral valve replacement technologies and in the development of minimally invasive devices for the treatment of refractory angina...