MiMedx Whistleblower Speaks Out

Posted in Medical Device

November 15, 2018 • 3 min read

Mike Fox, a client of Halunen Law, was a successful executive for MiMedx, a biopharmaceutical company that manufactures and sells regenerative and therapeutic biologics. Fox contends that his fortunes turned, however, when he challenged MiMedx and refused to participate in what he believed to be an illegal revenue recognition scheme....

AliveCor's Next App Could Save You From a Heart Attack

Posted in Medical Device and Future of Healthcare

November 14, 2018 • 3 min read

Alivecor, maker of ECG software and hardware for the iPhone and other mobile devices, received another impressive victory this week as an international study found that their smartphone app was nearly as accurate as a 12-lead ECG in determining if a patient is having an ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). ...

The Medtechy Daily: November 13

Posted in Medical Device

November 13, 2018 • 3 min read

The Medtechy Daily provides the latest news and insight for the medical technology industry, including medical device, biotech and digital health....

Abiomed's Impella Pilot Trial to Treat Heart Attack Patients Is Successful, Moves on to Pivotal Trial

Posted in Medical Device

November 13, 2018 • 3 min read

Abiomed (NASDAQ: ABMD) announces the results of the FDA STEMI Door-to-Unloading safety and feasibility randomized controlled trial, which show unloading the left ventricle with Impella CP for 30 minutes prior to reperfusion in patients presenting with anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) without cardiogenic shock is safe and feasible, when compared to Impella patients reperfused immediately....