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Neuromod Closes €10.5 Million Series B Financing for Tinnitus Device; Eyes European and US Expansion

DUBLIN, IRELAND — Neuromod Devices Limited, the Irish medical device company specializing in the treatment of tinnitus, has announced that it has successfully raised €10.5 million (~$12.5M USD) in an oversubscribed Series B financing. The investment was led by majority investor Fountain Healthcare Partners, with participation from existing investors Moffett Investment Holdings and Medical Device…

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Neuromod Publishes Results of Large-Scale Tinnitus Clinical Trial with Lenire Device

DUBLIN, IRELAND – Neuromod Devices Limited (“Neuromod”), an Irish medical device company specializing in the treatment of chronic tinnitus, has published the results of the Company’s TENT A1 (Treatment Evaluation of Neuromodulation for Tinnitus) clinical trial in this week’s edition of Science Translational Medicine in a paper titled: ‘Bimodal neuromodulation combining sound and tongue stimulation…

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Otonomy Reports Positive Top-Line Results from Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of OTO-313 for Tinnitus

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA — Otonomy, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics for neurotology, announced positive top-line results from the Phase 1/2 clinical trial of OTO-313 in patients with persistent tinnitus of at least moderate severity. The exploratory efficacy cohort of the trial included 31 evaluable patients randomized to a single…

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American Tinnitus Association and British Tinnitus Association Partner to Advocate for Increased Tinnitus Research

VIENNA, VIRGINIA — The American Tinnitus Association (ATA) and British Tinnitus Association (BTA) are have announced a partnership to advocate for increased tinnitus research that offers progress for patients worldwide.  “Progress in tinnitus research depends upon new insights, and we believe that new alliances among scientists engaged in various aspects of auditory science can spark these insights. The…

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Senator Introduces Bill to Improve US Veterans Access to Hearing Care

WASHINGTON, D.C. — With Veterans Day around the corner, U.S. Senator Tina Smith (D-Minn.) introduced legislation to reduce the red tape many veterans face when trying to get care for hearing loss as a result of their service—something many veterans say is an enormous burden despite being the most common service-connected ailment. Sen. Smith heard…

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Auris Medical Forms Scientific Advisory Board for Tinnitus Programs

HAMILTON, BERMUDA — Biopharmaceutical company Auris Medical Holdings has announced the formation of a Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) for its tinnitus research and development programs. “We are delighted to have several world-renowned tinnitus experts join Auris Medical as advisors as we are preparing to advance our various tinnitus projects through further clinical and pre-clinical development.…

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American Tinnitus Association Announces Election of New Board Chair and Vice-Chair

VIENNA, VIRGINIA — The American Tinnitus Association (ATA) Board of Directors has elected Dr. Jill Meltzer as Chair and John Minnebo as Vice-Chair for two-year terms.    ATA is a national nonprofit organization committed to improving the lives of the approximately 25 million people in the United States who live with tinnitus, or ringing in…

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Otonomy Initiates Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of OTO-313 for Tinnitus

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA — Otonomy has announced the initiation of a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of OTO-313 in patients with tinnitus. The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase 1/2 study will include an initial safety cohort followed by an exploratory efficacy study that will enroll approximately 50 patients with subjective tinnitus. OTO-313 is said to be a…

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Legal Update: Defective Earplugs and 3M Lawsuit

Editor’s Note: Today’s post comes from guest contributor, and consumer advocate, Joseph Oot The 3M Company is reportedly facing legal issues once again over their dual-ended Combat Arms Earplugs, Version 2 (CAEv2), as veterans and military members across the country are filing lawsuits. In May 2016, Moldex-Metric filed a lawsuit against 3M on behalf of…

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