SI-BONE Gets Additional iFuse Clearance

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April 16, 2019 • 3 min read

SI-BONE ($SIBN) announced an additional 510(k) clearance from the FDA for the use of iFuse Bedrock technology in fusion of the sacroiliac (SI) joint during long construct procedures....

BIOTRONIK Announces US Launch of PK Papyrus Covered Coronary Stent

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April 11, 2019 • 3 min read

Initially approved in by the FDA in late 2018, BIOTRONIK announced that they are launching their PK Papyrus covered coronary stent system in the US. The stenting system is the first FDA approved device for the treatment of acute coronary artery perforations in almost two decades....

Silk Road Medical soars in upsized IPO

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April 04, 2019 • 3 min read

At the time of writing, Silk Road Medical was up over 81% on their first day of trading after raising $120 million in an upsized IPO. The stock is listed on the Nasdaq and opened at $33,15 under the ticker, "SILK."...