Ampio receives FDA clearance to begin clinical trial of Ampion drug for knee arthritis treatment

Ampio receives FDA clearance to begin clinical trial of Ampion drug for knee arthritis treatment

GREENWOOD VILLAGE - Ampio Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: AMPE) announced FDA acceptance of its IND and the treatment of the first 15 patients in its clinical trial using Ampion to treat... Read More

By: Steve Friday April 5, 2013 0 comments Tags: Ampion, Dr. Vaughan Clift, FDA, Greenwood Village

U.S. FDA approved 30 percent more drugs in 2012 than 2011

U.S. FDA approved 30 percent more drugs in 2012 than 2011

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A sharp increase in drug approvals and mergers and acquisitions combined to create a bull market for the biotechnology industry in 2012, according to a report by Research Driven... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday February 5, 2013 0 comments Tags: drug approvals, FDA

Surefire Medical receives FDA clearance to sell new line of catheters

Surefire Medical receives FDA clearance to sell new line of catheters

WESTMINSTER - Surefire Medical Inc. has received 510(k) FDA clearance to market its line of Surefire Angiographic Catheters, the company announced. Surefire said the products will be... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday October 24, 2012 0 comments Tags: FDA, Jim Chomas, Surefire Medical, Westminster

Covidien receives FDA clearance for Nellcor Bedside Respiratory Monitoring system

Covidien receives FDA clearance for Nellcor Bedside Respiratory Monitoring system

BOULDER - Covidien (NYSE: COV) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510 (k) clearance and European Economic Area (EEA) CE Mark approval for its Nellcor Bedside Respiratory Patient... Read More

By: Steve Thursday October 4, 2012 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Covidien, FDA, Robert J. White

Covidien receives FDA clearance for LigaSure small jaw instrument for surgical procedures

Covidien receives FDA clearance for LigaSure small jaw instrument for surgical procedures

BOULDER - Covidien (NYSE: COV) announced it has received 510 (k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its LigaSure surgical instrument to be used in ear, nose and throat... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday September 19, 2012 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Bryan Hanson, Covidien, FDA, LigaSure

Sophono secures $7 million in new growth financing to advance products, expand manufacturing

Sophono secures $7 million in new growth financing to advance products, expand manufacturing

BOULDER - Sophono Inc. has closed on $7 million in growth capital financing, the company announced today. Sophono is a medical device manufacturer specializing in implantable,... Read More

By: Steve Monday August 27, 2012 0 comments Tags: CID4, FDA, hearing devices, Jim Kasic, Sophono