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Implanet Announces H1 2017 Revenue
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Implanet Announces H1 2017 Revenue

July 18, 2017 BORDEAUX, France & BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: IMPLANET (Euronext: IMPL, FR0010458729, PEA-PME eligible) (Paris:IMPL) (OTCQX:IMPZY), a medical technology company specializing in vertebral and knee-surgery implants, today announces its revenue for the second quarter and first half to June 30, 2017. In € thousands – IFRS* 2017 2016 Change […]

ApiFix Closes Spanish Distribution Deal with Acuna-Fombona
Spine

ApiFix Closes Spanish Distribution Deal with Acuna-Fombona

MISGAV, Israel, July 18, 2017  /PRNewswire/ — Medical device company ApiFix, a portfolio company of The Trendlines Group (SGX: 42T; OTCQX: TRNLY), announced it inked an exclusive distribution deal in Spain with Acuna-Fombona, a distributor of Spain and Portugal. The first scoliosis correction surgery was performed in Hospital Universitari Sagrat Cor, Barcelona (Spain)Hospital, Spain by Dr. Juan Carlos Olaverri. ApiFix has developed a minimally invasive, non-fusion spinal implant […]

EIT Emerging Implant Technologies Announces 510(k) Approval from the FDA for Full 3D Printed Cage Portfolio and Begins Commercialization in the U.S.
Regulatory Spine Top Stories

EIT Emerging Implant Technologies Announces 510(k) Approval from the FDA for Full 3D Printed Cage Portfolio and Begins Commercialization in the U.S.

Emerging Implant Technologies GmbH (EIT), a German medical device manufacturer exclusively focused on creating innovative technologies for spinal application by utilizing additive manufacturing, announces that it has received full approval from the FDA to commercialize its spinal interbody product offerings for ALIF, TLIF, PLIF and Cervical procedures. EIT Cellular Titanium® […]

EOS imaging Appoints Pierre Schwich as Chief Financial Officer
Financial Top Stories

EOS imaging Appoints Pierre Schwich as Chief Financial Officer

July 17, 2017 PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–EOS imaging (Paris:EOSI) (Euronext, FR0011191766 – EOSI), the pioneer in 2D/3D orthopaedic medical imaging, today announced the appointment of Pierre Schwich as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective immediately. Marie Meynadier, CEO of EOS imaging, says: “We are pleased to welcome Pierre to our team. His extensive experience with […]

North America Will Remain Dominant in the Global Spinal Cord Stimulators Market: Future Market Insights
Financial Neuro

North America Will Remain Dominant in the Global Spinal Cord Stimulators Market: Future Market Insights

VALLEY COTTAGE, New York, July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Introduction of affordable devices would pave huge opportunities for the global spinal cord stimulators market across developing economies. Customized spinal cord stimulators as per the requirements of an individual is expected to offer higher growth potential for leading market players. Specialists in healthcare settings are […]

Bioventus Expands EXOGEN® Performance Program in Canada to Include All Fracture Types
Biologics

Bioventus Expands EXOGEN® Performance Program in Canada to Include All Fracture Types

July 17, 2017 MISSISSAUGA, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bioventus, a global leader in orthobiologics, today announced it has expanded the Performance Program* for its EXOGEN Ultrasound Bone Healing System to include delayed union and acute fractures. FDA PMA approved in 1994, EXOGEN has provided treatment to more than 1 million patients worldwide for more than 20 years and […]

SeaSpine Announces Limited Commercial Launch of Skipjack™ Expandable Interbody System
Spine

SeaSpine Announces Limited Commercial Launch of Skipjack™ Expandable Interbody System

CARLSBAD, Calif., July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SeaSpine Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SPNE), a global medical technology company focused on surgical solutions for the treatment of spinal disorders, today announced the limited commercial launch of and completion of initial cases for its Skipjack Expandable Interbody System. Skipjack is an expandable interbody system based […]

Hundreds ensnared in Justice Department health-care fraud crackdown on $1.3 billion in false billings
Regulatory Top Stories

Hundreds ensnared in Justice Department health-care fraud crackdown on $1.3 billion in false billings

By TERI SFORZA  and  TONY SAAVEDRA / July 13, 2017 A fake drug rehab in Palm Beach recruited addicts with gift cards, strip-club visits and even drugs, federal officials said Thursday, July 13, enabling the company to bill for more than $58 million in false treatments and tests. It’s a scenario often repeated […]

MiMedx Announces That Its Second Quarter Revenue Exceeds The Guidance Range
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MiMedx Announces That Its Second Quarter Revenue Exceeds The Guidance Range

MARIETTA, Ga., July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), the leading biopharmaceutical company developing and marketing regenerative and therapeutic biologics utilizing human placental tissue allografts with patent-protected processes for multiple sectors of healthcare, announced today its revenue results for the second quarter of 2017. Second Quarter 2017 Revenue Highlights  Q2 […]

Vericel to Host Symposium on MACI Implant for Treating Articular Cartilage Defects in the Knee at AOSSM 2017 Annual Meeting
Sports Medicine

Vericel to Host Symposium on MACI Implant for Treating Articular Cartilage Defects in the Knee at AOSSM 2017 Annual Meeting

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL), a leading developer of expanded autologous cell therapies for the treatment of patients with serious diseases and conditions, announced today that the company is hosting a symposium on the  MACI® (autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane) implant for treating […]

PuraPly™ Antimicrobial Named One of Top 10 Innovations in Podiatry
Biologics Extremities

PuraPly™ Antimicrobial Named One of Top 10 Innovations in Podiatry

CANTON, Mass., July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — PuraPlyTM Antimicrobial (PuraPlyTM AM), an FDA 510(k)-cleared wound management product from Organogenesis Inc., has been named one of the “Top 10 Innovations in Podiatry” by Podiatry Today, an award-winning publication that covers the latest developments in podiatric medicine. PuraPly AM was selected as a top innovation for 2017 for […]

Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet Lead Europe Motion Preservation Device Market Due to Increased Procedures in the Region
Spine

Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet Lead Europe Motion Preservation Device Market Due to Increased Procedures in the Region

Vancouver, BC — (ReleaseWire) — 07/11/2017 –According to a new series of reports on the U.S. market for spinal implants by iData Research (www.idataresearch.com), growth is largely driven by motion preservation devices, most notably artificial discs, as well as growth in the vertebral compression fracture market. Traditional fusion markets are […]