Bendit Technologies Reports Successful FIH Use of Its Steerable Neuro Microcatheter
October 29, 2020—Bendit Technologies, an Israel-based medical device company, announced the successful results of the first-in-human use of the Bendit steerable neuro microcatheter at Sheba Medical Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Janssen Seeks New Indication to Expand Use of Xarelto in PAD
October 26, 2020—The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced it has submitted a supplemental New Drug Application to the FDA for a new indication to expand the use of Xarelto (rivaroxaban) in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD).
FDA Clears In-Stent Restenosis Indication for VentureMed’s Flex Vessel Prep System
October 21, 2020—VentureMed Group, Inc., announced that the FDA cleared a new indication for the company’s Flex vessel preparation (VP) system for use in the treatment of in-stent restenosis (ISR) in the peripheral vasculature.
PERT Consortium Quality Database Reaches 4,000-Patient Milestone
October 20, 2020—The PERT Consortium of pulmonary embolism (PE) response teams announced that its quality database has recorded more than 4,000 unique patients at sites across the United States that are entering data into the registry.