Prix Galien USA 2020

Nominees for Best Medical Technology

Medtech companies face a significant challenge in having to innovate with new products while maintaining the service improvements required for complex, carefully engineered technologies already on the market – all in the midst of an unprecedented global pandemic. Nevertheless, the landscape for the industry’s traditionally big-ticket investments in innovation is expanding, with fresh opportunities to serve patients and providers with novel tools like robotics, blockchain, digital therapeutics, machine learning and other AI-related methodologies.

To mark the Prix Galien USA’s upcoming October 26 “Week of Discovery and Celebration on the Frontiers of Medical Innovation,” distinguished members of the USA Galien Awards Committee will chair three Webinars highlighting each of the 18 nominee technologies they have selected in the MedTech category. These virtual expert panelist exchanges will offer the opportunity for participants to review the current state of innovation in MedTech, covering key aspects of clinical progress and differentiation; the ways that patient care is now being delivered outside the traditional delivery setting; and the next wave of promising technologies, including their transformative – and potentially disruptive – effect on health care productivity and outcomes worldwide.

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Best MedTech Product Nominees 2020

ProductCompanyTherapeutic Area &
Indication
Abbott’s MitraClip™ Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair System
AbbottMitral valve regurgitation
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Venovo™ Venous Stent System
Becton, Dickinson and CompanyIliofemoral venous occlusive circulation disease
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PK Papyrus Covered Coronary Stent System
BiotronikCoronary artery perforations
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AXIOS™ Stent and Electrocautery Enhanced Delivery System
Boston Scientific CorporationTrans-gastro or trans-duodenal repair of pancreatic
pseudocysts and necrosis
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HeartLogic™
Boston Scientific CorporationCardiovascular
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SENTINEL
Boston Scientific CorporationEndovascular disease debris repair
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Cala Trio™
Cala HealthNeuroscience
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CUSTOMFLEX® ARTIFICIALIRISClinical Research Consultants, Inc. and HumanOptics AGOphthalmology
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Edwards SAPIEN 3 Ultra™ Transcatheter Heart Valve System
Edwards LifesciencesAortic stenosis
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INSPIRIS RESILIA™ Aortic Valve
Edwards LifesciencesAortic valve replacement
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Magtrace® and Sentimag® Magnetic Localization System
EndomagOncology
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iStent inject® WGlaukos CorporationOphthalmology/open-angle glaucoma
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CCM® Therapy for Heart FailureImpulse DynamicsCongestive heart failure
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Implantable System for Remodulin®MedtronicPulmonary arterial hypertension
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reSET® and reSET-O®Pear TherapeuticsSubstance use disorder
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Zephyr Endobronchial Valve System®
Pulmonx CorporationEmphysema
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The GentleWave® SystemSonendo®Root canal treatment
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ProAir® Digihaler™Teva Pharmaceutical IndustriesPulmonary respiratory disease
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