STERIS gets FDA approval to sterilize medical masks

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave approval to Mentor-based STERIS to begin small-scale N95 mask sterilization using 100 machines across Ohio. Lt. Gov. Jon Husted announced on Friday, April 10, that STERIS was issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the sterilization process. Each vaporizing hydrogen-peroxide sterilizer can decontaminate Read more…

FDA Gives Nod to Next-Generation MitraClip System

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved what is now the third generation of the MitraClip system for transcatheter-based mitral valve repair, Abbott Vascular announced in a news release today. “The next-generation MitraClip system provides cardiologists with advanced steering, navigation, and positioning capabilities for the clip, making it easier to use in Read more…

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