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First Ever Marijuana-Related Medical Device Approved
  • Knobbe Martens
  • Israel
  • April 5 2018

According to PR Newswire, the Israeli Ministry of Health has grated initial approval to Tel-Aviv-based Kanabo Research for their VapePod vaporizer


Johnson & Johnson Acquires French Surgical Tech Firm Orthotaxy
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA, France
  • March 2 2018

On February 20, 2018, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies announced the acquisition of Orthotaxy, a privately-held developer of


BioArctic Announces Patent Allowance Entitled Spinal Cord Devices and Methods for Promoting Axonal Regeneration
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • February 18 2018

BioArctic AB, a public Swedish biopharma company, recently announced that they received allowance of a patent application directed to a method of


MedyMatch Intracranial Hemorrhage Detection Software Receives Expedited FDA Review
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA, Israel
  • February 18 2018

Tel Aviv-based MedyMatch Technology recently announced it has received Expedited Access Pathway (EAP) designation from the FDA for its intracranial


Boston Scientific Announces Agreement for Investment & Acquisition Option with Transcatheter Annuloplasty Ring Developer Millipede, Inc.
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • February 16 2018

Global medical device company Boston Scientific has announced on January 24, 2018, an agreement to make a $90 million investment in privately-held


FDA Issues Draft Guidance for “Least Burdensome” Approach to Device Regulation
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • January 26 2018

The FDA recently issued a draft guidance document intended to "to ensure that least burdensome principles are implemented for all device-related


Senate’s Vote to Reopen Government Also Suspends Medical Device Tax For Another Two Years
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • January 22 2018

According to National Public Radio, the U.S. Senate voted 81-18 on Day 3 of the Federal government shutdown to advance a continuing resolution that


Report Finds European Union’s Assessment of High-Risk Medical Devices of Low Quality
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • January 9 2018

A report appearing in the December 2017 issue of Value in Health, (a journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes


FDA Clears First Apple Watch Medical Device Accessory
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • December 11 2017

The FDA recently cleared the first medical device accessory for the Apple Watch AliveCor’s KardiaBand. According to AliveCor, the Kardiaband is a


Private: FDA Takes New Steps to Advance Medical Device Innovation
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • December 11 2017

On October 24, 2017, the FDA announced new steps that it is taking to promote beneficial medical device innovation. First, the FDA completed a first