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Research & Development Clinical Trials

VIVA 2019: Penumbra’s Indigo Effectively Treats PE In Pivotal Trial

Results of the EXTRACT PE trial, presented at the Vascular Interventional Advances Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, will support an application to the US FDA for Penumbra’s Indigo system for aspiration mechanical thrombectomy in patients with acute pulmonary embolism.

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Stryker Pushes For Changes To Stroke Care After DAWN

Stryker's Trevo Retriever is the first stent retriever approved by US FDA as a front-line treatment for patients experiencing acute ischemic stroke up to 24 hours from symptom onset, matching the time window recommended in the latest professional treatment guidelines. Now, the company is trying to help the stroke-care system in the US catch up to the science.

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Device Debut: Medtronic Pulls Riptide Into Growing Stroke Offering

Riptide complements Medtronic's Solitaire stent retriever revascularization device for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. The company began rolling out Riptide at this year's International Stroke Conference, which also featured the presentation of important clinical data supporting aspiration as a first-line therapy for stroke.

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  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
      • Minimally or Less Invasive
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cardiovascular
  • Neurology, Nervous System
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Public
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Penumbra Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Adam Elsesser, Chmn. & CEO
    Sri Kosaraju, Pres. & CFO
    Lyn Rothman, EVP & CBO
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  • Penumbra Inc.
    Phone: (510) 748-3200
    1351 Harbor Bay Pkwy.
    Alameda, CA 94502