Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESPR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing first-in-class, oral, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) lowering therapies for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia, today announced the appointment of Gilbert S. Omenn, M.D., Ph.D. as a Class II Director, with a term of office expiring in 2015 at the annual meeting of stockholders.
Inogen, Inc. announced that it has received FDA clearance for an innovative home oxygen concentrator called the Inogen At Home™. The Inogen At Home™ is expected to be the lightest 5 liter per minute continuous flow oxygen concentrator on the market, when it is released for sale later this year.
ArborMetrix, Inc., a leading provider of real-time healthcare analytics, today announced that Atrius Health, a large multi-specialty physician group practice dedicated to the improvement of care for its patients across eastern and central Massachusetts, has expanded the use of analytics in EpisodeMetrix™ from six to a total of 28 surgical specialty procedures.
Oxford Finance LLC (“Oxford”), a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies, today announced the closing of a $2.5 million senior secured term loan agreement and a $1.5 million revolving line of credit with IntelliCyt Corporation (“IntelliCyt”). Proceeds of the loan will be used for working capital and to support the company’s product development and marketing initiatives.
Critically ill patients at 15 Adventist Health System hospital campuses will soon have the benefit of the most advanced telemedicine program available in hospital intensive care units (ICUs) today. Adventist Health System has partnered with Advanced ICU Care®, the nation’s largest provider of Tele-ICU services, to deliver monitoring by highly trained intensivist physicians and critical care nurses twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week at 15 pilot campuses beginning in June 2014.
Delphinus Medical Technologies, Inc., innovator and developer of SoftVue™, a new ultrasound platform that images the entire breast, announced today that Ron Ho has joined their Board of Directors.
Sundaresh Brahmasandra and Kalyan Handique, both 41, are serial entrepreneurs.
While attending the University of Michigan, the chemical engineering students co-founded medical device company HandyLab Inc. in 2000 to make bench-top devices for quick analysis of body fluids for use in research and the pharmaceutical industry.
The New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute announced today that it has partnered with ArborMetrix, Inc., a leading provider of real-time healthcare analytics to identify and compare detailed information of both hospital cost and outcomes-based quality measurements.