SOPHiA GENETICS, global leader in Data-Driven Medicine, announced today the CE-IVD marking of its Solid Tumor Solution (STS), a new step in the fight against cancer. This standardized molecular diagnostic application precisely detects and characterizes all types of genomic alterations in 42 clinically relevant genes associated with a range of solid tumors such as lung, colorectal, skin and brain cancers.
V-Wave Ltd., an early stage medtech company, developing an implantable interatrial shunt device for treating advanced heart failure (HF) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), announced today that renowned heart failure cardiologist, William T. Abraham, MD, is joining V-Wave as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Abraham makes this move to V-Wave after more than 16 years as Director of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Ohio State University.
Gynesonics, a women’s healthcare company and the developer of the Sonata® system for the treatment of uterine fibroids (also known as leiomyomas) today announced the publication of the VITALITY study in the Journal of Gynecologic Surgery.
Nuvaira, a developer of novel therapeutic medical devices to treat obstructive lung diseases, announced today it has closed a $79 million equity financing led by U.S. Venture Partners, with Endeavour Vision, Qiming Venture Partners, Lightstone Ventures and Richard King Mellon Foundation joining the round, along with all of Nuvaira's existing investors: Advanced Technology Ventures, Morgenthaler Ventures, Split Rock Partners, Versant Ventures, Vertex Venture Holdings, and Windham Venture Partners.
Relievant Medsystems today announced that a pre‐specified interim analysis of the Level I INTRACEPT Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) found a highly significant reduction in the Oswestry Disability Index (ODI) score in patients treated with the Intracept Procedure over patients in the non‐surgical management arm.
Relievant Medsystems today announced that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has established Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes C9752 and C9753 for the Intracept Procedure effective January 1, 2019
Redwood City, CA – January 3, 2019 - Gynesonics, a women’s healthcare company and the developer of the Sonata System and other advanced, incision-free solutions for the treatment of uterine conditions, today announced that it has completed a $75 million equity financing.
Molecular Partners AG (SIX: MOLN), a clinical-stage biotech company pioneering the use of DARPin® therapeutics, and Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced a collaboration and license agreement for the clinical development and commercialization of MP0310 (FAP x 4-1BB).