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Masimo gets FDA clearance for Centroid patient monitoring sensor

Masimo gets FDA clearance for Centroid patient monitoring sensor

Masimo, a US medical device company, has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Centroid, the company’s wearable, wireless patient orientation, activity, and respiration rate sensor. Centroid is said to aid clinicians in monitoring patient position to avoid preventable pressure ulcers. Besides, it can alert clinicians to sudden movements like fall-like […]

PADCEV, KEYTRUDA combination for advanced bladder cancer gets FDA breakthrough therapy status

PADCEV, KEYTRUDA combination : Astellas Pharma and Seattle Genetics said that the combination of PADCEV (enfortumab vedotin-ejfv) and Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab) has been given breakthrough therapy designation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in first-line advanced bladder cancer. The FDA breakthrough therapy status for PADCEV, KEYTRUDA combination is for the treatment […]

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LIAISON QFT-Plus automated screening solution gets FDA nod for TB detection

Qiagen and DiaSorin have secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use QuantiFERON-TB Plus (QFT-Plus automated screening solution) on the latter’s LIAISON platforms for detecting latent tuberculosis (TB). With the FDA approval, Qiagen and Diasorin can perform laboratory automation for latent TB screening, which will support the conversion from tuberculin skin […]

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Stryker hip lawyers on Recall of Stryker hip implants

What are Stryker Hip Implants? What is Stryker Hip Recall? The Stryker Orthoaedics company announced voluntary recall of the rejuvenate and ABG II modular neck stem devices as they were found to be vulnerable and caused many side effects in those who have underwent hip implant. Rejuvenate and ABG II was found vulnerable to fretting […]

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