Topic: continuous glucose monitor
The initiative will provide certain UnitedHealth members with Dexcom’s CGM technology and personalized coaching to help manage their diabetes.
Medtronic’s sales took a 4% hit in the second quarter, but the company expects growth to ramp back up in H2.
Lilly is working on devices that move it onto Medtronic’s turf and has teamed up with Dexcom to add continuous glucose monitoring to its arsenal.
Here is Wednesday's dose of medtech news of note.
OptiScan Biomedical scored an FDA nod for its bedside device that continuously monitors ICU patients’ glucose levels.
The FDA OK'd Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre Flash glucose-monitoring system, which does not require fingerprick calibration.
Senseonics received a CE mark for its continuous glucose monitoring system with a sensor that lasts up to 180 days.
Dexcom and Fitbit are teaming up to develop and market products to help people manage their diabetes.
The FDA approved the integration of Tandem's touchscreen insulin pump and Dexcom's G5 CGM.
Tandem started a pivotal trial of a system that automatically stops insulin delivery when a patient’s blood glucose levels are predicted to fall.