CryoCor Raises $5.45 Million in Private Placement

San Diego-based CryoCor has raised $5.45 million in a private placement with a group of accredited investors. The company sold […]

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Governor Welcomes VCs to Pennsylvania

The governor of Pennsylvania has launched a new program to help attract venture capital to the state’s emerging companies, including […]

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Iapyx Introduces Catheter Stabilization Devices

Iapyx Medical, a San Diego firm that makes single-use medical devices, today introduced two products for reducing the risk of […]

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Strongest Quarter Ever for Life Sciences Venture Funding

Life sciences venture funding reached an all-time high in the first quarter of 2007, with 36% of total investments going […]

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When’s the Right Time to Hire a PR Pro?

Jim Weinrebe has been doing healthcare PR and marketing for over 20 years. In his current role as senior vice […]

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Sights Set on Advancing Treatment for Retinal Disease

A piece from the current issue of The American focuses on three small med tech firms’ efforts to reverse blindness — and […]

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Evera Gets CE Mark Approval for Lip Implant

Evera Medical (formerly Juva Medical), of Foster City, CA, has received CE Mark approval for a saline-filled implant for facial soft […]

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Smart Buys: OSI Systems and Viasys Healthcare

In the May issue of SmartMoney, the magazine picks its top-10 stocks for the next 10 years. To make the […]

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IntriCon Bolsters Medical Business with Tibbetts Acquisition

IntriCon Corporation, an Arden Hills, MN, company that makes miniature medical and electronics products, has agreed to buy privately held […]

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FDA Okays Cepheid’s Test for MSRA

FDA signed off yesterday on a new test for identifying Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MSRA), the leading cause of hospital-acquired infections. […]

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