Market Trends
Oct 06, 2014
  In a year-end conference call in August, CareFusion CEO Kieran Gallahue hinted that the company was in line for a large acquisition—perhaps a tax...
Oct 06, 2014
 Discussing the state of venture investment in digital health at USC's 2014 Body Computing Conference, experts agreed that digital health funding is...
Aug 27, 2014
Since being established in 2005, Silicon Valley-based seed accelerator Y-Combinator has become one of the most respected names in startup funding. Twice a year...
Aug 13, 2014
A new report by data analytics firm CB Insights has shown that crowdfunding platforms–specifically Kickstarter and Indiegogo–have proven to be a...
Aug 11, 2014
  Remember back in 2012 when device companies were making layoffs and realignments left and right to cope with the impending 2.3% device excise tax?...
Aug 05, 2014
Major medical device makers are expecting more clinical trials as they expand into emerging markets and have common strategies and expectations around the...
Apr 15, 2014
The industry is changing and so are the demands of medical device manufacturers. Trends in 3-D printing, miniaturization, wireless technology, and updates and...
Apr 11, 2014
Which one is the traditional medtech industry?  Hey device makers. There are some new challengers in the marketplace, and they're here to take...
Mar 25, 2014
After months of rumors (one's that included a courtship from Google), Basis Science Inc., maker of the Basis health tracker watch, has been acquired by Intel...
Dec 09, 2013
This year saw a lot of growth in emerging technologies and trends. But while some technologies are being hailed as the next great thing for medicine and...