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September 11, 2018

Exagen, Maker of AVISE Testing, Announces First Blood Test for Anti-CarP, a Breakthrough Biomarker for Rheumatoid Arthritis>

Novel test now available to aid in detection and management of widespread debilitating condition 

September 05, 2018

SupplyPro Delivers Absolute Accountability with SupplySystem Scale Module™>

SupplySystem Scale Module Provides Automated Weight-Based Dispensing with Managed Accountability 

August 13, 2018

FDA Accepts New Drug Application (NDA) to review Midazolam Nasal Spray, an investigational product for the acute treatment of seizure clusters>

Midazolam Nasal Spray has been granted orphan drug designation by the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) for the rescue treatment of seizures in patients who require control of intermittent bouts of increased seizure activity. 

August 09, 2018

ElectroCore, Inc. Announces Research Collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital to Explore Non-Invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation in Neuroinflammation>

Non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation (nVNS) will be studied in preclinical settings, looking at the effects of this novel therapeutic approach on neuroinflammatory mechanisms which have been associated with conditions in the central nervous system (CNS) including pain, trauma and neurodegeneration.

August 01, 2018

Next Generation nVNS Therapy gammaCore Sapphire™ Now Available for Patients with Migraine and Episodic Cluster Headache in United States>

Innovative technology provides patients with convenient, easy-to-use treatment option without the potential side effects associated with commonly prescribed medicines

July 17, 2018

ElectroCore and UpScript Launch Program to Offer Direct-to-Patient Telemedicine Option for gammaCore™ in the United States>

gammaCore is the first FDA-cleared, nVNS therapy that can be self-administered by patients as needed for the acute treatment of pain associated with migraine and episodic cluster headache. UpScript offers a convenient way for prospective patients to consult with a licensed healthcare provider via telephone or video to find out if they are candidates for gammaCore.

July 13, 2018

New Research Shows Promise in Regional Delivery of CAR-T Therapy>

Authors conclude novel delivery devices should be developed in conjunction with CAR-T therapies

June 11, 2018

Orthosensor Secures Additional 510(K) Clearance>

VERASENSE™ Sensor-Assisted Technology Now Approved for Use with Zimmer Biomet Persona® Knee System, enabling surgeons to improve knee balance and customize implant position during surgery by using intraoperative sensor data.

March 08, 2018

Alphatec Spine Disrupts Market With Acquisition of SafeOp Surgical>

Acquisition provides Alphatec most advanced automated neuromonitoring technology

 

January 25, 2018

Exagen Diagnostics announces collaboration with GSK to drive greater awareness about challenges facing lupus diagnosis and management>

Shared goal to help SLE patients shorten the time to their diagnosis, which is nearly six years on average, and to facilitate improved patient health outcomes

January 23, 2018

Surefire Medical Appoints Mary T. Szela CEO and President>

Szela brings nearly 30 years of progressive leadership experience to Surefire building global billion-dollar brands, advancing pipeline products in the biotechnology, medical products, and pharmaceutical industries while creating value for stakeholders.

March 27, 2017

SafeOp Surgical Files for Ninth Patent>

Latest EPAD™ System innovation reduces false positive alerts during surgical nerve monitoring

February 16, 2017

National Rheumatology Group AARA Embraces Exagen Diagnostics' Novel Method to Collect and Test for Widely Used Therapies in Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis>

Novel AVISE Touch capillary blood collection method eliminates the need for venipuncture blood draw

February 15, 2017

VERASENSE™ Named Edison Awards Finalist>

OrthoSensor to be recognized at Edison Awards Gala on April 20 in New York

March 08, 2016

OrthoSensor And IM-Tech Enter Into A Strategic Partnership>

OrthoSensor, Inc., the leader in sensor-assisted total knee arthroplasty, and IM-Tech, a subsidiary of Woori ETI Co., Ltd. a leading company in electronic components for telecommunications and consumer electronics industries, entered into a strategic partnership agreement that includes research and development collaboration, manufacturing, and capital investment.

October 29, 2015

Surefire Medical Launches Advanced Precision Direct-To-Tumor Infusion System at CIRSE>

Surefire Medical Launches Advanced Precision Direct-To-Tumor Infusion System at CIRSE

July 27, 2015

Two Members of the Tullis Health Investors Advisory Board, Dr. David Leffell and Dr. Barbara Bierer, Become Venture Partners>

Tullis Health Investors is pleased to announce that Dr. David Leffell, Chair of the Tullis Health Investors Advisory Board, and Dr. Barbara Bierer, a long-time member of the Board, have each taken additional responsibilities as Venture Partners of Tullis. 

July 15, 2015

Tullis Growth Fund, L.P. Invests in Surefire Medical>

In June 2015, Tullis Growth Fund, L.P. (TGF) closed an investment into Surefire Medical. The company develops, manufactures, and markets medical devices, in particular catheters to precisely deliver therapeutic drugs in liver cancer patients. 

May 07, 2015

Alexion to Acquire Synageva>

Alexion to Acquire Synageva to Strengthen Global Leadership in Developing and Commercializing Transformative Therapies for Patients with Devastating and Rare Diseases.