Implantable Devices
Aug 21, 2014
Last month, Michael Mussallem, the CEO of Edwards Lifesciences told analysts in an earnings call that Medtronic was perhaps not as aggressive in its initial...
Aug 18, 2014
   3. Boston Scientific   Boston Scientific, based in Natick, Massachusetts, is one of the largest pure-play medical device firms and...
Aug 18, 2014
  8. Thoratec   Thoratec, based in Pleasanton, California, makes left ventricle assist devices for patients who are suffering from advanced...
Aug 13, 2014
The FDA is hoping that a new device may help boost lung transplants. In an announcement Tuesday, the agency said it approved the XVivo Perfusion System (...
Aug 12, 2014
Second Sight Medical Products, which became the first company in the world to commercialize a bionic eye, has filed for a $31.5 million initial public...
Aug 11, 2014
   3. Medtronic Medtronic, based in Minneapolis (yes, the move to Ireland is still pending the closing of the Covidien transaction), is the...
Aug 11, 2014
  5. St. Jude Medical St. Jude Medical, based in St. Paul, Minnesota, makes a range of implantable medical devices including pacemakers,...
Aug 11, 2014
  8. Sonova Holding AG Sonova, based in Staefa, Switzerland, makes hearing aids, cochlear implants and wireless communication technology that...
Jul 29, 2014
One theme permeated Edward Lifesciences' second-quarter earnings call Tuesday: better-than-expected sales results in the company's Sapien transcatheter heart...
Jul 23, 2014
Occlutech, a German medical device company which has developed minimally invasive structural heart implants, announced Wednesday that a U.K. court in London...