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Element Scales Its Health Sciences Business with ALG Acquisition

London, UK – July 27, 2020 – Element Materials Technology (Element) has acquired industry leading pharmaceutical testing business, Analytical Lab Group (ALG) from Thompson Street Capital Partners, significantly strengthening Element’s market position in pharmaceutical testing in North America and another important step in growing its Life & Health Sciences segment. ALG’s team of 130 scientists […]

Pelvital Announces FDA Clearance of Flyte™, In-Home Pelvic Floor Muscle Treatment for Stress Urinary Incontinence

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – August 20, 2020 – Pelvital, a medical technology company focused on women’s health, announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for Flyte TM, a first-of-its-kind, non-invasive, intravaginal home-use device that is intended for strengthening of the pelvic floor muscles, which has been found to help women with stress […]

Somnetics gains FDA authorization to supply vital non-invasive ventilators in the fight against COVID-19.

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Sterilucent Granted Emergency Use Authorization to Reprocess Respirators

Hydrogen peroxide process enables safe mask reuse April 21, 2020: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted Sterilucent, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN),an Emergency Use Authorization to allow the emergency use of the SterilucentTM HC 80TT Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide Sterilizer for decontaminating single-use compatible N95 and N95-equivalent respirators. Test results have demonstrated that filtering facepiece respirators may be reprocessed for use […]

DuVal & Associates Help Expedite FDA Submissions

Via DuVal & Associates The FDA regulatory law firm of DuVal & Associates has been participating in the COVID-19 crisis by helping many companies seek FDA Emergency Use Authorizations (EUAs) for ventilators, cannulas, diagnostics, respirator masks, an abbreviated form of approval. The firm has also worked on many other EUA products ancillary and outside of […]

PhysIQ’s Proprietary Personalized Analytics to be Used for COVID-19 Care with Newly Broadened FDA Labeling

PhysIQ announces FDA-sanctioned labeling to address the COVID-19 public health emergency with its proprietary Multivariate Change Index (MCI) Deployed within the pinpointIQ® continuous remote monitoring solution, physIQ’s MCI will be used to proactively monitor homebound patients with or vulnerable to COVID-19 The sophisticated, machine learning-based algorithm uses multiple continuous vital signs from wearable sensors to detect […]

Maternal and Fetal Health-Focused Technology Startup Recognized by Global Female Founders Competition

Odonata Health, a Mayo Clinic Spinoff, Competes for Top Deeptech Company Spot MINNEAPOLIS, MN (March 18, 2020) – The second Female Founders Competition, a global contest to identify and fund top women entrepreneurs leading tech startups, has chosen Odonata Health as a U.S. deeptech company finalist to compete for its winning deeptech spot and $1 […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA and CDC Take Action to Increase Access to Respirators, Including N95s, for Health Care Personnel

Today, in a joint effort, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention took action to make more respirators, including certain N95s, available to health care personnel. Currently, the majority of respirators on the market are indicated for use in industrial settings. Today’s action allows certain National Institute for Occupational Safety […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for November 27, 2019

Starkey Livio AI: The 100 Best Inventions of 2019 In Silicon Valley, startup cofounder battles VC over the future of health insurance Cancer-killing virus designer Vyriad raises $24.4 million 3M, Medtronic lead Minnesota companies on Management Top 250 list Mayo Clinic expands out of U.S. with Abu Dhabi hospital ExceleraRx, a network for expensive specialty […]

Corvia Medical and physIQ Partner in Global Phase 3 Heart Failure Clinical Trial to Leverage Novel Digital Endpoints

The 100+ site global Phase 3 clinical trial is the first-of-its-kind to leverage continuous multivariate wearable sensor data and Artificial Intelligence-based analytics The landmark trial endpoint approach aligns with commentary at a recent FDA Public Workshop on biomarkers for heart failure clinical trials To date, hundreds of thousands of hours of continuous multivariate sensor data […]

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