A Neuro-Chip to Manage Brain Disorders
NeuralTree functions by extracting neural biomarkers.
FDA Approves Abbott's Spinal Cord Stimulation Device
Patients will have the ability to control their therapy through an Apple device.
January 27, 2023
Orthofix Announces Full Commercial Launch of Mariner Deformity System
The full commercial launch adds advanced reduction and correction instrumentation.
January 26, 2023
DePuy Synthes to Pay $9.75M to Settle Kickback Allegations
The company admitted to giving a surgeon thousands of dollars’ worth of free DePuy implants and instruments.
January 23, 2023
FDA Pushes Surmodics for Changes to Drug-Coated Balloon Application
The SurVeil DCB includes a proprietary drug-excipient formulation.
January 19, 2023
Exactech, JointMedica Claim Success with New Hip Resurfacing Implant
The implant system will become available in targeted markets on a country-by-country basis following regulatory clearances.
January 13, 2023
Bausch + Lomb Acquires AcuFocus
January 18, 2023
Synchron Claims Positive Results in Brain-Computer Interface Clinical Trial
January 10, 2023
Cardiac Dimensions Raises $35M for Mitral Valve Repair Solution
January 6, 2023
An Artificial Tissue Restores Erectile Function in Pigs
January 4, 2023
Cochlear Implant Maker Hit with $12M Fine Over False Claims
The settlement resolves allegations that the company made false claims regarding the results of its RF emissions tests.
December 22, 2022
Empirical Completes Final FDA Approval Step for Spine Implant
LimiFlex's design creates an elastic resistance to flexion and maintains lordosis, addressing the root problem of excessive instability.
December 20, 2022
Abanza Gets FDA OK for Implantable ACL Fixation System
The WasherCap is the first soft-tissue graft fixation device designed to allow surgeons to perform a fixation non-dependent on the bone quality.
December 6, 2022
FDA Clears WISE's Cortical Strip for Neuromonitoring
It's a single use medical device intended to be used on the brain surface for Intra Operative Neurophysiological Monitoring.
December 2, 2022
Elon Musk’s Neuralink Plans Human Brain Implantation Next Year
He plans to have one implanted in his own brain.
December 1, 2022
UroMems Initiates Study for Stress Urinary Incontinence Implant
It's a a smart automated artificial urinary sphincter (AUS) investigational device to treat SUI.
November 29, 2022
Remote-Controlled Drug Implant to Be Tested Aboard Space Station
The implant uses nanofluidics technology that combines membranes with very small nanochannels.
November 22, 2022
Surgeons Grow 3D-Printed Nose on Patient's Arm
And then grafted it onto the patient's face.
November 22, 2022
FDA Clears Tyber Medical's One-Shot Staple Fixation System
The NiTy+ One-Shot features a single-pass insertion instrument.
November 15, 2022
Centinel Spine Debuts Commercial Use of Cervical Total Disc Replacement
The prodisc C SK device features a flat endplate design for optimized implant positioning.
November 10, 2022
Metal Stents and Staples Disintegrate on Demand Inside the Body
The researchers showed that biomedical devices made from aluminum can be disintegrated.
November 9, 2022
New Materials Could Enable Longer-Lasting Implantable Batteries
Pacemaker batteries typically last from five to 10 years, and even less if they require high-voltage functions such as defibrillation.
November 8, 2022
Exactech Earns FDA Clearance for Primary Knee Replacement System
TriVerse will be in limited launch starting in Q2 2023.
November 4, 2022
FDA Approves Smaller Cochlear Implant with Bluetooth Connectivity
The Nucleus 8 Sound Processor will be commercially available across the United States and Canada by the end of 2022.
November 1, 2022
CurvaFix Receives FDA Clearance for Pelvic Fracture Implant
The CurvaFix IM system simplifies pelvic fracture fixation surgery with a repeatable and minimally invasive procedure.
November 1, 2022