Regulatory and Legal
Sep 18, 2014
Mobile apps? There's a lobby for that. ACT | The App Association, a grassroots organization representing over 5000 small- to mid-size app developers and IT...
Jun 12, 2014
On Wednesday, Jeffrey Shuren, director of FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health took to the agency’s official blog to update the...
May 09, 2014
FDA will allow marketing of the DEKA Arm System, the first prosthetic arm that can perform multiple, simultaneous powered movements controlled by electrical...
Apr 07, 2014
The granddaddy of the surgical robots is getting an update. Intuitive Surgical has announced FDA approval and the official U.S. release of the da Vinci Xi, the...
Mar 28, 2014
The Molecular and Clinical Genetics Panel of FDA's Medical Device Advisory Committee has recommended approval of the Cologuard, a home-based, noninvasive...
Mar 10, 2014
“Who here likes the healthcare they receive now?” 23andMe's Anne Wojcicki asked a crowd at her SXSW 2014 keynote. She looked confident the audience...
Jan 21, 2014
In today’s world – whether at work or at home – I’d be lost without the smartphone that helps me do so much more than just communicate...
Jan 17, 2014
    Imagine this scenario: A patient comes into the ER with a life-threatening medical complication. The doctor needs immediate access to a...
Dec 04, 2013
  The best way to sum up 2013’s balance sheet in Washington, DC, with respect to the advancement of medical device law and regulation may be...
Nov 19, 2013
The House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee held a hearing today on the bipartisan Sensible Oversight for Technology Which Advances Regulatory...