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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Regulatory
Wound Care Technologies Achieves ISO 13485 Certification 2/17/2017
Medovex Corporation Completes Phase II CE Mark Audit With Notified Body LNE/GMED 2/15/2017
Here Is What Donald Trump's Policies May Mean for Medical Equipment Companies 2/14/2017
29K Medtech Jobs Lost Under Medical Device Tax, AdvaMed Says 2/10/2017
Aved Medical Cable Assemblies Feature 100% Testing And Data Records 2/8/2017
Mitra Biotech Obtains CLIA Certification For Flagship Massachusetts Lab 2/7/2017
Canon Virginia, Inc. Announces Receipt of ISO 13485 Certification and the Launch of Medical Device Contract Manufacturing Services 2/7/2017
Second Sight (EYES) Announces Record Date, Subscription Pricing, Expiration Date For Rights Offering And Effectiveness Of Its Registration Statement 2/6/2017
Evonik Industries Release: RESOMER MD Biodegradable Polymers Receive ISO 13485 Certification 2/6/2017
Nuvectra (NVTR) Files Regulatory Submissions For FDA And CE Mark Approvals Of The Virtis Sacral Nerve Stimulation (SNS) System 2/2/2017
Millennium Health Release: New Study Characterizes Detection Of Hydrocodone And Morphine As Metabolites Of Codeine In Oral Fluids 1/30/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Snags CMS Coverage for Micra Leadless Pacer 1/27/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Receives IDE Approval To Initiate Study Of IN.PACT Admiral Drug-Coated Balloon For A New Indication In Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease 1/26/2017
Pulmatrix (PULM) Jumps on News From the FDA 1/18/2017
Exosome Diagnostics Release: Company Obtains ISO 15189 For Its Munich Laboratory 1/18/2017
Braeburn Pharma Release: Company's Probuphine Implant Receives J-Code By Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1/13/2017
SQI Diagnostics Release: Company To Extend Warrant Expiry 1/13/2017
BioCorRx  (BICX) Release: Company Retains Innovative Science Solutions To Guide FDA Regulatory Process For Its Naltrexone Products 1/13/2017
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. Release: Company's Management Completes Meetings With Vietnamese Officials 1/12/2017
Boston Scientific (BSX) Finds ‘Fix’ for Lotus Edge Heart Valve, Expects to Submit PMA in May 1/11/2017
Abbott (ABT) Releases Cyber Updates For St. Jude Medical (STJ) Devices After Government Probe 1/10/2017
Medosome Biotech Release: Company Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists 1/9/2017
Curetis Files for U.S. FDA Clearance For Unyvero Platform And LRT Application Cartridge 1/9/2017
Health Canada Release: Information Update - New Safety Information On Injectable Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Used In MRI Scans 1/9/2017
Vermillion Announces Reimbursement Code Updates For Overa And OVA1 1/9/2017
Vermillion And ASPiRA LABS Announce Receipt Of Formal FDA Clarification Regarding Ovarian Cancer Screening Alert 1/5/2017
California Life Sciences Association Applauds Reintroduction Of Bill To Fully Repeal Medical Device Tax, Spur Medical Innovation 1/4/2017
Alere (ALR) Laboratory Receives ABFT Accreditation 1/4/2017
Medovex Corporation Receives SGS Certification For Its DenerveX System 1/4/2017
Transperfect’s Updated Encompass System Transforms Regulatory Compliance Into Competitive Advantage For Medical Device Manufacturers 1/4/2017
The U.S. Has Issued Outlines For Connected Medical Device Security 12/30/2016
Obama's Gift To The Biotech Industry 12/30/2016
FDA Issues Final Guidelines On Keeping Medical Devices Safe From Cyberattack 12/29/2016
UK-Based Paxman Seeks FDA Clearance For Advanced Scalp Cooling Technology 12/29/2016
MiMedx Announces Preliminary Investigation Findings 12/27/2016
UK Government Announces Funding For Second Sight (EYES)’s Argus II "Bionic Eye" 12/22/2016
GenMark Diagnostics (GNMK) Submits 510(K) Applications To The FDA For ePlex Sample-To-Answer Instrument And Respiratory Pathogen Panel 12/22/2016
Congress Needs To Turn Its Attention To Medical Device Safety 12/21/2016
Trovita Health Science Announces FDA 510(K) Submission Of New, Fully Closed System For Administration Of Tube Feeding Formulas 12/20/2016
Vivex Biomedical Receives Level II HCPCS Q-Code For Cygnus, A Human Amniotic Tissue Allograft 12/20/2016
FDA Expands Indication For Continuous Glucose Monitoring System, First To Replace Fingerstick Testing For Diabetes Treatment Decisions 12/20/2016
Playing By The Rules: Regulatory Requirements For Connected Medical Devices 12/16/2016
MDxHealth, Inc. (MXDHF) Receives ISO 13485:2016 Certification For Dutch Laboratory 12/16/2016
FDA Grants QT Vascular Full IDE Approval To Begin Pivotal Trial Of Its Drug-Coated Balloon, Chocolate Touch 12/16/2016
W. L. Gore & Associates Receives Innovative Technology Designation From Vizient For Gore Synecor Biomaterial 12/15/2016
Biosteel Fibers From AMSilk Receive Certification For Product Safety And Confirmation Of Biological Degradability 12/14/2016
Eclipse Aesthetics Receives ISO 13485:2003 Certification 12/14/2016
Entellus Medical (ENTL) Release: NIH And NICE Provides Positive Guidance For Use Of The Xpress Multi-Sinus Dilation System For Treating Chronic Sinusitis 12/13/2016
SuperSonic Imagine Receives ISO 14001:2015 Certification 12/13/2016
Here’s What VCs And The Medtech Industry Don’t Want You To Know 12/12/2016
The Past, Present And Future Of FDA Regulation Of LDTs 12/12/2016
Should FDA Restrict Our Use Of Our Own Stem Cells? 12/8/2016
Interpace Diagnostics Announces New Aetna Coverage Policy 12/8/2016
LEVL Registers For FDA Class I Medical Device Taking Wellness Community One Breath Closer To Fat-Loss Revolution 12/8/2016
Paradigm Spine, LLC Announces Publication Of ISASS Guidelines Recommending Coverage Of Interlaminar Stabilization 12/6/2016
An Effort To Get Ecstasy FDA-Approved Is Entering A Key Final Test 12/5/2016
CDG Biotech Corporation Is Poised To Enter The Market For Diagnostic Assay Solutions In The Fight Against Allergies And Rare Diseases 12/2/2016
Here's What Some Life Sci Companies Are Saying About Trump 12/1/2016
Cardiac Dimensions Announces Investigational Device Exemption Approval From FDA To Conduct U.S. Pivotal Study Of The Carillon Mitral Contour System For Functional Mitral Regurgitation 12/1/2016
How Apple (AAPL) Has Been Secretly Meeting With The FDA For Years 12/1/2016
New Vetter Data Processing Center Is Officially Certified 11/30/2016
CombiMatrix (CBMX)’s Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening By Next Generation Sequencing Granted Conditional Approval From New York State Department Of Health 11/29/2016
Anuva Manufacturing Services Awarded ISO-13485:2003 Certification 11/29/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Receives Regulatory Approval To Initiate TIARA II CE Mark Study 11/28/2016
Scientific Analysis Laboratories UKAS Accredited For RDF & SRF Testing 11/28/2016
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Release: New WHO Guidelines Recommend The Use Of NPWT To Help Reduce The Risk Of Surgical Site Infection 11/22/2016
FDA Puts Off Closing Lab-Test "Loophole," Leaving Decision To Congress And Trump 11/21/2016
Medtronic (MDT) CEO Among Corporate Leaders Reaching Out To Workers After Election 11/21/2016
FDA Confirms A 510(K) De Novo Path For EyeGate Pharma’s Device, The Ocular Bandage Gel, Following Pre-Submission Meeting 11/18/2016
Post-Election Commentary From 5 Execs At Major Medtech Firms 11/18/2016
FDA Spotlights Unapproved Use Of Drugs, Medical Devices 11/14/2016
FDA Completes Transfer Of Emergency Use Authorization For Reebov Ebola Antigen Rapid Test To Zalgen Labs 11/14/2016
Thermo Finnigan Submits Premarket Approval Application To FDA For Universal, Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Oncology Test 11/14/2016
Trump Presidency Could Bode Well For Pharma, Devicemakers 11/14/2016
Augmenix Announces New Category 1 CPT Code From The American Medical Association For Periprostatic Implantation Of Biodegradable Material 11/9/2016
Secant Group Launches Regenerez Extruded Component 11/9/2016
Clinton Vs Trump — Who's The Winner For Medtech? 11/8/2016
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Will Seek Japanese Regulatory Approval For BRACAnalysis CDx 11/7/2016
NeoTract, Inc. Release: UK Government Names Urolift System To Be Fast Track Funded For The NHS As A Strategically Important Product To Improve UK Healthcare 11/7/2016
FDA Granted E-QURE Approval To Initiate Its US Clinical Trial 11/3/2016
CFDA To Start Priority Reviews Of Medical Devices In January 2017 11/3/2016
FDA Clears VITROS Automation Solutions From Ortho Clinical Diagnostics 10/28/2016
Endomag, European Device Makers Eye U.S. Amid Regulatory Changes 10/27/2016
Helius Medical Technologies To Receive ISO 13485 Certificate 10/27/2016
FDA Reclassifies Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Acclarent's Aera Eustachian Tube Balloon to a Class II Device 10/25/2016
Fujitsu Announces That Renowned MRI Testing Facility, MAGNETIC RESONANCE SAFETY TESTING SERVICES, Confirms That Fujitsu UHF RFID Linen Tags Are Proven Suitable For Use In MRI Systems 10/25/2016
Cepheid (CPHD) Announces Receipt Of Required Regulatory Clearances In Proposed Acquisition 10/24/2016
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Announces North American Spine Society Coverage Policy Recommendations For Electrical Bone Growth Stimulators 10/24/2016
Which Agency Does The Medical Device Industry Want To Change 10/20/2016
CellMax Life Achieves CLIA Certification & CAP Accreditation For Precision Cancer Testing Laboratories 10/18/2016
Gramercy Extremity Orthopedics Passes Electromagnetic Compatibility Testing 10/18/2016
Advanced Accelerator Applications Announces Positive EMA Opinion On Application For Somakit TOC 10/17/2016
Health Canada Release; Information Update - Premature Battery Depletion With Certain St. Jude Medical (STJ) Implantable Defibrillators 10/17/2016
Avacen Medical Announces Support For New ClinicalTrials.gov Initiative 10/13/2016
Carestream Health Ultrasound Systems Receive Health Canada License 10/13/2016
BioStable Science & Engineering Completes Direct De Novo Application To FDA For The HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device 10/11/2016
Syros Pharma Announces Approval Of Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) For Blood Test To Identify Cancer Patients With Proprietary Biomarkers 10/11/2016
BioElectronics Corporation Comments On Its U.S. FDA's OTC Market Clearance Application 10/10/2016
MYnd Analytics California Centers Receive CMS Approval 10/10/2016
Biostage Provides Regulatory Update of Cellspan Esophageal Implant 10/7/2016
Interpace Diagnostics Announces New York State Approval Of ThyGenX For Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules 10/5/2016
Trinity Biotech (TRIB) Cuts Jobs in Shutdown of Swedish Facility, Withdraws Device App With the FDA 10/4/2016
EXACT Sciences (EXAS) Announces Inclusion Of Cologuard In HEDIS Quality Measures 10/4/2016
BioDirection Files Pre-Submission Package With FDA 10/4/2016
Heart Test Labs Completes Regulatory Submission For Both FDA 510(K) And CE Mark 10/4/2016
FDA Grants Valencia Technologies IDE Approval For U.S. Pivotal Study Of Bioelectronic Device For Hypertension 10/3/2016
Serametrix Gains CLIA Certification For MDSC-Based Blood Test For Predicting Response To Immunotherapy In Cancer Patients 9/29/2016
Polaris Debuts Regulatory Monitoring Portal, An Online Resource That Provides Comprehensive Transparency Requirements For Over 40 Countries 9/28/2016
Vela Diagnostics Gets FDA Emergency U.S. Authorization for Zika Test 9/26/2016
Advanced Accelerator Applications Release: EMA Prematurely Announced Opinion On SomaKit TOC Kit Application 9/23/2016
Shuwen Biotech's Clinical Lab Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists 9/23/2016
Levita Magnetics Snags Class II Status for Gallbladder Surgery Device 9/22/2016
Enzo Biochem (ENZ) Announces New York State Health Department Approval Of New Easily Adaptable, Cost Effective Cardiac Assay 9/20/2016
Claret Medical Submits Marketing Application To FDA For US Clearance Of First Cerebral Protection System For Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) 9/20/2016
C. R. Bard, Inc. (BCR) Release: FDA Approves 6-Month Primary End Point For The Lutonix Below-the-Knee Drug Coated Balloon 9/20/2016
New Study Reports Spring Loaded Technology's Bionic Knee Brace Reduces Fatigue And Enhances Performance 9/20/2016
Humana, Inc. (HUM) CEO: We Are Using Retail Consumer Behavior Analytics To Personalize Care 9/19/2016
Neogen Corporation (NEOG)'s AccuPoint Advanced Receives AOAC Approval 9/19/2016
Lannett (LCI) Announces Successful FDA Inspections Of Three Facilities 9/19/2016
Advanced Accelerator Applications Announces Positive EMA Opinion On Application For Somakit TOC Kit For Radiopharmaceutical Preparation Of Gallium (Ga 68) Edotreotide For Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Detection 9/16/2016
Navidea (NAVB)’s Lymphoseek Receives Positive Opinion In Europe For A New Reduced Mass Vial 9/16/2016
Acclarent: FDA Permits Marketing Of Balloon Device To Treat Persistent Eustachian Tube Dysfunction 9/16/2016
MiMedx Urges FDA To Reconsider Draft Guidances During Hearing 9/15/2016
Nanobiotix Announces Submission For First Market Approval Of Lead Product NBTXR3 In Europe 9/14/2016
The Candidates' Views On America's Top 20 Science, Engineering, Tech, Health & Environmental Issues In 2016 9/14/2016
What's Behind FDA's Warning Against Ovarian Cancer Screening Tests? 9/13/2016
Organogenesis Release: Nation's Leading Developer Of Advanced Wound Care Technologies Urges FDA To Finalize Regulatory Guidance To Ensure Safety And Efficacy Of Section 361 HCT/Ps 9/13/2016
The Theranos Debacle: Why We Should Have Less Regulation Of Everything, Not More 9/12/2016
FDA Expands Emergency Use Authorization For Hologic (HOLX)'s Aptima Zika Virus Assay To Include Use With Urine Samples 9/9/2016
Quotient Limited (QTNTU) Announces Successful Validation Of The Initial Manufacturing System For Mosaiq Microarrays 9/9/2016
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Welcomes U.S. Guidance For Latent TB Testing In Primary Care 9/9/2016
New ESC Guidelines Support Recent Medtronic (MDT) Innovations For Patients With Atrial Fibrillation 9/9/2016
Apple (AAPL) Raises Explicit Guidelines for Mobile Medical and Health App Developers 9/8/2016
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Pledges To Verify Specificity Of Antibodies In Accordance With New Antibody Validation Recommendations 9/6/2016
Aerotel Medical Systems's HeartLine ECG Monitors Win Colombian INVIMA Certification 9/6/2016
More Trouble for Theranos as FDA Discovers Company Cut Corners With Zika Test 9/1/2016
Another Reason Why Medical Device Class Actions Don’t Work 8/31/2016
FDA Issues Emergency Use of Roche (RHHBY)'s Zika Test 8/29/2016
First Epigenetic Test To Diagnose Tumors Of Unknown Origin, IDIBELL-Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute Study 8/29/2016
Cerus (CERS) Release: FDA's New Recommendation For Universal Zika Risk Reduction Of Blood Components Includes Use Of Pathogen Reduction 8/29/2016
Embattled Theranos Plans to Appeal to Re-Open Its Lab in Newark, California 8/26/2016
Bioness Inc. Vector Gait And Safety System Receives Expanded UL Certification 8/25/2016
Drugmakers And Medtechs Pay Thousands Of Docs With Disciplinary Records 8/24/2016
10 Disruptive Technologies And The Regulatory Implications 8/24/2016
FDA Allows Marketing Of First-Of-Kind Computerized Cognitive Tests To Help Assess Cognitive Skills After A Head Injury 8/23/2016
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) SAPIEN 3 Transcatheter Heart Valve Receives Expanded Indication From FDA 8/19/2016
Shuwen Biotech Release: Chinese FDA Grants MammaTyper Innovative Product Status For Expedited Approval 8/19/2016
Cancer Genetics (CGIX) Strengthens Position As A Leader In Myeloid Cancer Diagnosis And Management Receiving New York State Approval For Focus: Myeloid, A Targeted NGS Panel For Improved Diagnosis, Risk Stratification, And Therapy Selection Of Patients With Myeloid Cancers 8/17/2016
Agena Biosciences Expands ISO Accreditation For Genetic Testing 8/16/2016
NovaBone Products Receives GMP Medical Device Certificate 8/16/2016
EXACT Sciences (EXAS) Release: Cologuard Coverage Expands With Updated Policies From HCSC And Florida Blue 8/11/2016
Magellan Diagnostics Receives CFDA Clearance For LeadCare II In China 8/10/2016
ArcherDX NGS Assays Receive Conditional Approval By New York State 8/9/2016
Luminex (LMNX) Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization For Zika Virus Molecular Detection Assay 8/8/2016
Bracco Diagnostics Release: Virtual Colonoscopy Receives Highest Grade In The New U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation For Colorectal Cancer Screening 8/5/2016
REVA Medical Release: Submission Of CE Mark Application 8/3/2016
bioMerieux Submits 510(K) Application To The bioMerieux For BacT/ALERT VIRTUO Next Generation Automated Blood Culture System 8/3/2016
pSivida (PSDV) And Hospital For Special Surgery Innovation Center Announce Opening Of IND For Sustained-Release Implant For Severe Knee Osteoarthritis 8/2/2016
Roche (RHHBY) Receives CLIA Waiver For Cobas Influenza A/B & RSV Test For The Cobas Liat 8/1/2016
SGS Academy Release: New ISO 13485:2016 Medical Devices Training Course 8/1/2016
Sight Sciences Receives Full Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Approval From The US FDA To Initiate The VISCO360 Versus SLT Glaucoma Trial 7/27/2016
Teijin Pharma Release: Supplemental Application Filed For Somatuline In Japan For Additional Indication Of Neuroendocrine Tumors 7/27/2016
NovoCure Release: National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines Recommend Optune As A Standard Treatment Option For Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma 7/26/2016
Vascular Insights Release: NICE Issues Approval Via Interventional Procedure Guidance IPG557 For Endovenous Mechanochemical Ablation For Varicose Veins In The United Kingdom 7/25/2016
FDA Spurns Ocular Therapeutix (OCUL)'s Post-Operative Eye Pain Treatment 7/25/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) SimplyGo Mini Portable Oxygen Concentrator Conforms To FAA Standards, Now Available For On Board Aircraft Use 7/21/2016
ViraCor-IBT Laboratories's Zika Virus RT-PCR Test Receives Emergency Use Authorization From The FDA 7/20/2016
Intel Custom Foundry Certifies ANSYS, Inc. (ANSS) Simulation Tools For Next-Generation 10nm Tri-Gate Process 7/19/2016
How Do You Regulate The Digital Health Revolution? 7/19/2016
Calgary Scientific Accredited For Web And Mobile Diagnosis Across Asia 7/19/2016
Alere (ALR) HIV Combo Test Receives WHO Prequalification 7/14/2016
EXACT Sciences (EXAS) Release: NCQA Proposes Inclusion Of Cologuard In 2017 HEDIS Quality Measures 7/14/2016
Vascular Insights Release: National Institute For Health And Care Excellence (NICE) Issues Approval Via Interventional Procedure Guidance IPG557 For Endovenous Mechanochemical Ablation For Varicose Veins In The United Kingdom 7/14/2016
FDA Officials Want A National Review System For Medical Devices 7/13/2016
Cynosure (CYNO) Receives Health Canada Authorization To Market SculpSure 7/13/2016
Impact Cryotherapy Leads The Industry With FDA Compliance 7/12/2016
Accelerate Diagnostics (AXDX) Submits De Novo Request To FDA For Accelerate Pheno System And Accelerate Phenotest BC Kit 7/11/2016
Illumina (ILMN) Applauds FDA’s Issuance Of Draft Guidances To Advance Precision Medicine Using Next Generation Sequencing 7/7/2016
Clinical Study Discusses The Value Of C4 Imaging's Sirius Positive-Signal MRI Marker In MRI-Guided Prostate Cancer Treatment 7/6/2016
GenomeDx Biosciences Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists 7/6/2016
FDA Grants Bedfont Scientifict Clean Bill Of Health 7/6/2016
EndoGastric Solutions Receives Positive Medical Coverage Policy By HCSC For TIF Procedure With Esophyx Device 7/5/2016
Cepheid (CPHD) Release: FDA Supports Expanded Claims For Xpert Carba-R Test For "Superbugs" 7/1/2016
Brexit Creates Difficulties And Opportunities For UK Pharma And Medical Device Industries 6/30/2016
Biocept, Inc. (BIOC) Comments On Reimbursement Provisions In CMS' Final PAMA Rule 6/29/2016
CareDx (CDNA) Responds To CMS Proposal To Cut AlloMap Pricing By 74% 6/29/2016
BioVentrix Receives CE Marking Certification For Revivent TC, The First Minimally Invasive Heart Failure Treatment To Restore The Left Ventricle 6/27/2016
Medifirst Solutions 510(k) Submission Has Been Accepted By FDA 6/24/2016
iCAD, Inc. (ICAD) Commends Final USPSTF Recommendations For Colorectal Cancer Screening Including Computed Tomography Colonography (CTC) 6/22/2016
Newly Issued USPSTF Guidelines For Colorectal Cancer Include Complete Line Of Products From Polymedco 6/22/2016
NeuroMetrix (NURO) Submits CE Mark Application For Quell Wearable Pain Relief Device 6/22/2016
Rosetta Genomics (ROSG) Receives Approval From New York State For HEME FISH-Based Assays 6/21/2016
FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization For Hologic (HOLX)'s Aptima Zika Virus Assay 6/20/2016
Veracyte (VCYT) Releases Statement On CMS's Final PAMA Rule 6/20/2016
Alere (ALR) q HIV-1/2 Detect Point-of-Care Molecular HIV Assay Receives WHO Prequalification 6/17/2016
Epigenomics AG' Epi proColon Included In Newly Issued USPSTF Guidelines For Colorectal Cancer Screening 6/16/2016
They’re Here: New Draft European Medical Device & IVD Regulations Published 6/15/2016
Allergan (AGN) Announces FDA Acceptance Of The 510(K) Premarket Notification Filing For The XEN Glaucoma Treatment System 6/15/2016
Echo Therapeutics (ECTE) Announces Institutional Review Board (IRB) Approval Of New Protocol 6/13/2016
FDA Lifts All Remaining Shipping Restrictions At Terumo Cardiovascular Systems' Ann Arbor Facility 6/10/2016



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