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Scientists Discover Genetic Switch That Can Prevent Peripheral Vascular Disease in Mice
Millions of people in the United States have a circulatory problem of the legs called peripheral vascular disease. It can be painful and may even require surgery in serious cases. This disease can lead to severe skeletal muscle wasting and, in turn, limb amputation.
AngioDynamics Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results
ALBANY, N.Y. -- AngioDynamics , a leading provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for vascular access, surgery, peripheral vascular disease and oncology, today reported financial results ...
Avinger Enrolls First PAD Patient in VISION Global Clinical Trial
Avinger Inc., pioneer of the lumivascular approach for treating vascular disease announced today that Dr. John Pigott of Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, OH, enrolled the first patient in VISION.
Previous stroke, vascular disease: Seniors at higher risk of stroke after heart surgery
Older people who have had strokes or who have vascular disease are at risk of stroke both immediately after cardiac surgery and during the following two years, according to a new study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.
Boston Scientific Receives CE Mark For Ranger™ Drug-Coated Balloon
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating its continued leadership in the development of innovative solutions for peripheral vascular disease, Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) has received CE Mark for the Ranger™ Paclitaxel-Coated PTA Balloon Catheter. The technology is now in full European market launch. The Ranger Drug-Coated Balloon (DCB) provides physicians with an ...
Alzheimer’s disease fast facts
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — With Broncos owner Pat Bowlen relinquishing control of the team to battle Alzheimer’s disease, here’s a look at what you need to know about the disease, a progressive brain disorder that damages and destroys brain cells, leading to loss of memory and other intellectual abilities. Facts: Alzheimer’s disease is the most common […]
Gene variant identified as heart disease risk factor for women
A genetic basis has been identified for heart disease in women. This new information helps to identify which women are more prone to heart disease, researchers report. The gene, when functioning normally, is activated in part by the hormone estrogen and has been previously shown to relax the blood vessels, and in turn, lower blood pressure.
AngioDynamics Awarded Novation Innovative Technology Contract Covering BioFlo PICCs and BioFlo Ports
ALBANY, N.Y. -- AngioDynamics , a leading provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for vascular access, surgery, peripheral vascular disease and oncology, announced today receipt of an ...
Humacyte Receives Fast Track Designation for HumaGraft™ for Vascular Access in Hemodialysis Program
Humacyte, Inc., a pioneer in regenerative medicine, has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has designated the HumaGraft™ development program for vascular access in hemodialysis patients as a Fast Track Development Program.
Proteon Therapeutics Initiates Phase 3 Clinical Study of PRT-201 in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Undergoing ...
Proteon Therapeutics Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company developing novel, first-in-class pharmaceuticals to address the critical medical needs of patients with kidney and vascular diseases, announced today that the first patient has been treated in a pivotal Phase 3 clinical study of its lead product, PRT-201, in chronic kidney disease patients undergoing surgical placement of an ...