Scrip is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Avinger, Inc.

Latest From Avinger, Inc.

Global Device Approvals, Weekly Snapshot: HeartMate 3 Reaches New Destination

A snapshot of global medical device approvals captured during the past week in Medtech Insight's Approvals Tracker. Among the additions, Abbott's HeartMate 3 left ventricular assist device gained "destination therapy" approval from US FDA, meaning its now vetted for use in patients who are not eligible for a heart transplant.

Approvals Innovation

Clinical Trials Sought For Atherectomy Device 510(k)s In FDA Guidance

New US FDA draft guidance on 510(k)s for peripheral vascular atherectomy devices asks sponsors to submit clinical trial data due to lack of a good animal model.

Regulation Cardiology

Avinger Invests In Trials Of Lumivascular Peripheral Atherectomy Device As Company Restructures

US FDA-approval for an in-stent restenosis trial of Avinger's Pantheris atherectomy system comes on the heels of positive results from the VISION trial of the Pantheris in patients with peripheral arterial disease of the lower extremities. Meanwhile, the company is restructuring to cut its expenses by half as its stock has been stuck below a dollar a share since April.

Cardiovascular Clinical Trials

Deals Shaping the Medical Industry, September 2016

Derived from Strategic Transactions, Informa’s premium source for tracking life sciences deal activity, the Dealmaking column is a survey of recent health care transactions listed by relevant industry segment – In Vitro Diagnostics, Medical Devices, and Pharmaceuticals – and then categorized by type – Acquisition, Alliance, or Financing. This month’s column covers deals announced in August 2016.

Deals BioPharmaceutical
See All

Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Diagnostic Imaging Equipment & Supplies
    • Implantable Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
      • Minimally or Less Invasive
    • Diagnostic Imaging Equipment & Supplies
      • Digital Imaging