Business
Dec 02, 2016
Marie Thibault Boston Scientific's Lotus Edge TAVR system received CE Mark in September 2016 but does not yet have FDA approval. Boston Scientific has signed...
Nov 09, 2016
Marie Thibault Donald Trump has won the U.S. presidency. Now what? What will Trump's presidency mean for medtech? One analyst views it as a minor positive for...
Oct 31, 2016
Marie Thibault The Amplatzer PFO Occluder from St. Jude Medical has been approved by FDA to close patent foramen ovale in ischemic stroke patients. St. Jude...
Oct 28, 2016
Marie Thibault St. Jude Medical has paused Nanostim leadless cardiac pacemaker implants. St. Jude Medical has pressed pause on all implants of its Nanostim...
Oct 19, 2016
Marie Thibault Bumps in the road have not changed the final destination.  That seems to be the message Miles White, chairman and CEO of Abbott, has...
Oct 11, 2016
Marie Thibault The Fortify Assura is among the St. Jude Medical high-voltage devices subject to the advisory. Physicians and patients have been notified about...
Oct 03, 2016
Marie Thibault Intuitive Surgical is expanding into robotic-assisted catheter-based medical devices through a joint venture with Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical...
Sep 29, 2016
Marie Thibault Medtronic's MiniMed 670G received FDA approval. In a leap forward for diabetes management, FDA approved Medtronic's MiniMed 670G system, the...
Sep 27, 2016
Marie Thibault On Tuesday, Boston Scientific announced it is acquiring Georgia-based EndoChoice Holdings for approximately $210 million. The move is expected...
Sep 07, 2016
Marie Thibault St. Jude Medical has filed a lawsuit against research company Muddy Waters and cybersecurity company MedSec, alleging false statements, false...