Techno Trends

This section brings to you the latest innovations, inventions and breakthrough technologies that are transforming the healthcare scenario.

VisCardia Completes Second Phase of Heart Failure Treatment System

VisCardia has developed a unique implantable system VisONE system to treat moderate to severe heart failure with reduced ejection fraction and preserved ventricular synchrony

Novel Aortic Arch Stent Graft System Launched

A novel aortic arch stent graft system NEXUS has been launched by Endospan which allows for a minimally invasive approach to aortic arch repair

Minnesota Researchers Develop First-of-its-kind Low-Cost Ventilator

The University of Minnesota researchers have developed a simple lowcost medical ventilator device known as the Coventor

Axonics® Launches Next Generation Neurostimulator to Treat Urinary, Bowel Dysfunction

Axonics Modulation Technologies launched its nextgeneration rechargeable Implantable Neurostimulator INS for its rSNM system

DNAe Develops Compact Sequencing System Device, First Assay

DNA Electronics DNAe has developed a compact sequencing device platform LiDiaSEQ and a first assay The device can be operable by nonspecialist users enabling genomic analysis to address urgent medical needs

Outset Medical Discovers Novel Home Dialysis System

Outset Medical has discovered a completely unique Tablo Hemodialysis System for patient use within the home

Ken Block Consulting Client Develops Spinal Cord Flow Oxygenation System

One of the startup clients of Ken Block Consulting KBC Neural Fiber Optic Systems Inc NFOSYS has developed FLOXsp the Spinal Cord Flow and Oxygenation System

Neuronetics Advanced Therapy System to Treat Bipolar Depression

Neuronetics has discovered a new advanced therapy system NeuroStar for the treatment of bipolar depression Neurostar Advanced Therapy a noninvasive form of neuromodulation is the market leader in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation TMS

Oventus Medical Launches Novel Oral Device to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Oventus Medical has launched the worlds first customfit and innovative novel medical oral device OVent that incorporates a builtin airway and a valve system known as ExVent

Roche’s New Algorithmic Score to Diagnose Early Stage Liver Cancer

A new algorithmic Elecsys GALADscore has been diagnosed by Roche to support early diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma HCC The algorithmic Elecsys GALAD score is a serum biomarkerbased model that predicts the probability that patients with chronic liver disease have HCC

XaTek Launched Breakthrough and PortableBlood Clotting Sensor

ClotChip a handheld device and a lifechanging portable bloodclotting sensor has been launched by XaTek The device can assessa patients bleeding risk profile from a single drop of blood Compared to the many hours that traditional lab work currently takes ClotChip produces results in minutes

Wearable Biosensor Device to Treat Opioid Indused Respiratory Depression

Altair Medical has launched RESPMETERTM a new wearable biosensor device that can detect Opioid Indused Respiratory Depression OIRD a common and often fatal side effect of using opioid drugs

EyeYon Medical Develops Novel Implant to Treat Chronic Corneal Edema

EyeYon Medical has developed a new polymer film implant EndoArt an artificial endothelial layer that is attached to the posterior corneal surface This novel implant is used for the treatment of chronic corneal edema secondary to endothelial dysfunction

Novel Device Launched for Monitoring Kidney Damage

A novel and robust device under the name Sentinel has been launched by Serenno Medical for the automatic monitoring and detection of kidney damage in hospitalised patients In the early detection of cases of Acute Kidney Injury AKI the device works by continuously measuring urine output and volume

Temporary Spur Stent System to Treat BTK Artery Disease

A novel retrievable stent technology Temporary Spur Stent System has been launched by Reflow Medical for the treatment of belowtheknee BTK peripheral artery disease A patented retrievable stent system is included in the Temporary Spur Stent System

JenaValve TAVR System to Treat Aortic Valve Disease

JenaValve Technology has launched a new Pericardial Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement TAVR system The device is used for the treatment of severe Aortic Regurgitation AR and ARdominant mixed aortic valve disease a lifethreatening and seriously debilitating condition in patients at high risk for surgery

World's First Fully Disposable Robotic System Unveiled

Microbot Medical has unveiled LIBERTYTM the worlds first fully disposable endovascular surgical robot The device is intended for use in a variety of neurovascular cardiovascular and peripheral vascular procedures

First Hand Portable Laser Therapy System Developed

LumaCare has unveiled its first handportable lowlevel laser therapy system The LumaCare Duo The LumaCare Duo is a handheld wireless and rechargeable Cold Laser device designed for mature adults healthcare professionals and active lifestyle adults

First-in-class Technology to Detect Ear Infections

USbased PhotoniCare has developed a new firstinclass technology TOMi Scope for noninvasive imaging of the middle ear to detect ear infections and more

Novel Neurostimulation Device to Treat Neurogenic Dysphagia

UKbased Phagenesis Ltd has developed a new neurostimulation device to accelerate the removal of the breathing tubes through neurogenic dysphagia treatment The device which delivers small amounts of electrical stimulation to the pharynx PES via a dual function catheter enables improved swallowing function