evt | News | January 18, 2010
Invatec's Reef HP PTA Balloon Catheter Cleared
January 19, 2010—Invatec (Roncadelle, Italy) announced that it received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Reef HP percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon catheter for use in peripheral high-pressure dilatation procedures.
evt | News | January 24, 2010
Medtronic to Acquire Invatec; Invatec Marks Product Milestones
January 25, 2010—Medtronic, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN) announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Invatec (Roncadelle, Italy), a developer of medical technologies for the interventional treatment of cardiovascular disease, and two affiliated companies: Fogazzi (Brescia, Italy), which provides polymer technology to Invatec, and Krauth Cardio-Vascular GmbH (Hamburg, Germany), which distributes Invatec products in Germany.
evt | News | April 2, 2016
French Multicenter Uterine Fibroid Embolization Study Shows Improvements in Sexual Desire and Function, Quality of Life
April 3, 2016—Data collected in a French multicenter study of women undergoing uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) indicate improved postprocedure quality of life, with specific progress observed in patient reporting of sexual desire and function.