Tag: US FDA

First coronary patient enrolled in FDA IDE study of drug eluting balloon

MedAlliance has announced enrollment of the first patient in its study of Selution SLR 014” drug...

Ancora Heart receives IDE approval for study of AccuCinch

Ancora Heart has been given US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its investigationa...

FDA issues IDE for Impella ECP and EUA for Impella RP

Abiomed has received investigational device exemption (IDE) from the US Food and Drug Administra...

FDA issues new policy on remote monitoring devices for use during COVID-19 pandemic

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an immediately-in-effect guidance that allo...

FDA issues update on reducing the risk of patient infections during cardiac surgery

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a new version of the LivaNova Heater-Cooler Sy...

“Our goal is to treat more patients with mitral regurgitation”

Last month, Abbott announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a new trial—REPAI...

US FDA grants Breakthrough Device designation to CorFlow Infusion System

CorFlow Therapeutics has announced that the company has been granted Breakthrough Device designa...

SeQuent Please ReX drug-coated PTCA balloon catheter receives FDA breakthrough device designation

B Braun Interventional Systems has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has gran...

Scott Gottlieb resigns as head of US FDA

The commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Scott Gottlieb, has unexpectedly ...
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US government shutdown disrupting FDA work

The US government shutdown means the country’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cannot accept ...

First United States treatment with J-Valve TAVI device

The first US patient has been successfully treated with JC Medical's transfemoral transcatheter ...

Sapien 3 Ultra receives FDA approval

It has been announced that the Sapien 3 Ultra system (Edwards Lifesciences) has received US FDA ...

FFRangio system receives US FDA clearance

US FDA 510(k) clearance has been granted for the FFRangio System (CathWorks). The FFRangio syste...

First patients treated in United States with OrbusNeich Teleport Microcatheter

The first patients in the United States have been treated using the OrbusNeich Teleport Microcathete...

Europe braces for harder times in medical device innovation while US FDA eases regulations

Countries in the European Union have long been the first to receive new innovations in medical techn...

US FDA agrees to 1000-patient pivotal trial of Armetheon’s tecarfarin

Armetheon has reached agreement with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a single 1000-pat...

US FDA grants Fast Track designation to Angionetics’ Generx coronary heart disease gene therapy

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Angionetics “Fast Track” designation for the p...

Robert Califf to resign as US FDA commissioner

Robert Califf is to step down as US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner upon the ina...

US FDA bans powdered gloves

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a final rule to ban powdered surgical glove...

NICE collaborates with US FDA on Payer Communication Taskforce

The UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has announced its participatio...