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Medtronic’s Signia™ Stapling System Adapts to Tissue Variability

New Single-Handed powered stapling system provides real-time feedback during surgery


New ViviGen Formable™ Cellular Bone Matrix Launched by DePuy Synthes

Headline imageBone graft substitute now with suitable consistency for spinal fusion surgery

FDA Clearance for Medtronic CardioInsight™ Mapping Vest

System "makes it easy for patients to receive precise mapping results from their providers right at their bedside"

FDA Approval for First Balloon Expandable Stent Graft for Use in the Iliac Artery

Headline imageGORE® VIABAHN® VBX becomes the only device of its type to gain indication

ChoiceSpine Acquires Exactech’s Spine Assets

Deal seems to suit both companies, ChoiceSpine seeking to enhance its profile in the spinal arena

New Contact Lens Coating Promises to Dramatically Reduce Lens Discomfort

Tangible Science, LLC is launching its new Hydra-PEG contact lens coating technology at the Global Specialty Lens Symposium in Las Vegas

Medtronic Reports First Procedure in MRI-Guided Laser Ablation Trial to Treat Common Form of Epilepsy

Headline imageSLATE clinical trial is designed to support the expanded indication of the currently marketed Visualase(TM) system

First Time Showcase for UK Healthcare Hub at Arab Health 2017

Headline imageUK's Edgbaston Medical Quarter healthcare and life sciences centre is becoming "go to" centre for clinical trials

UK NICE Recommends HeartFlow® FFRct to Understand Stable Chest Pain

Adoption of HeartFlow FFRct could save £9m ($11m) for NHS says government agency

Scalp Cooling Masterclass for Clinical Staff in London

8% of patients refuse chemotherapy because they don’t want to lose their hair, despite evidence that scalp cooling offers a potential alternative.

Funding Boosts Veryan’s Helical Stent Towards Approval

Headline imageAdditional funding from existing investors supports regulatory progress in USA and Japan

U.S. FDA Approval for Abbott Assurity MRI™ Pacemaker

Headline imageFrom the recently acquired St. Jude stable, now in Abbott's hands, Assurity now lays claim to being the World's smallest, longest-lasting wireless MRI-compatible pacemaker

New Baby Gorilla® Mini Plating System for Foot & Ankle, Claims Unprecedented Array of Plates

Headline imageParagon 28 announces launch of small bone fixation system for foot & ankle

New Sutureless Valve Data Presented at STS

New data reinforce the clinical value of the Perceval™ Sutureless Valve as a safe and effective bioprosthesis for patients in need of aortic valve replacement

First Patient for C-Scan® Colorectal Cancer Screening System Trial

Preparation-free, capsule-based technology has potential to improve colorectal cancer screening rates