TheraSphere treatment

EPOCH trial reignites radioembolization as treatment for colorectal liver metastases

In the trial, radioembolization (also called selective internal radiation therapy ) using glass beads (Therasphere; Boston Scientific) containing radioactive yttrium (Y-90) was used as...

NIH grant sets Mercator research underway for local anti-inflammatory DVT therapy

Mercator MedSystems has recently announced that the DEXTERITY trials research has begun under a technology transfer grant for approximately $300,000 funded by the National...

Akura Medical closes US$25M Series A1 funding round

Akura Medical has announced the closing of its $25M Series A1 financing, which will be used to support the development of its next-generation thrombectomy device. The financing...

Embolization comes knocking on knee pain’s door

A wealth of data emerging in the last 18 months, including from a small multicentre, randomised, sham-controlled study of genicular artery embolization for knee...

Maureen Kohi

Philippe L Pereira


Parag Patel