Impella CP with SmartAssist: A Newly FDA Approved Heart Pump with Optical Positioning Sensor

May 20th, 2019 Editors Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology, Critical Care, Radiology Abiomed, the maker of popular left ventricular assist devices, is releasing its newly FDA approved Impella CP with SmartAssist device. The pump features an optical sensor that physicians can use to position and reposition the device without relying on a cath lab, X-ray, or ultrasound… Read More »

7 Best Foods that Boost Testosterone Faster with No Side Effects

Testosterone is a male hormone produced in the testes and in the adrenal glands. A balanced testosterone level is related to sexual performance, reproductive function, building muscle mass, hair growth, aggression, and competitive behavior. Testosterone also stimulates the production of blood cells including red blood cells, and opposes the loss of bone calcium (osteoporosis). The… Read More »

Celltrion and Samsung duel shaping up as both pledge billions of dollars to biologics   

A biologics arms race of sorts appears to be shaping up in South Korea. Celltrion Chairman Seo Jung-jin said on Thursday that the conglomerate will spend about $ 33.6 billion on its pharma business over the next decade. The pledge comes just months after competitor Samsung said it will spend $ 22 billion in much… Read More »