Medical Device Business
Dec 19, 2014
It's the time of year when everyone pauses to reflect on the past 12 months. These stats show how the medtech industry overall fared in 2014. (Click to Enlarge...
Dec 19, 2014
In some companies, human resources is a vastly under appreciated, while in others, a largely useless, department. Some startups or smaller companies don't...
Dec 16, 2014
This was truly the year that megamerger mania took over the medtech industry. To gird against uncertainties wrought by the Affordable Care Act and the move to...
Dec 15, 2014
Mobile Medical Apps Apple’s HealthKit will enable health and fitness apps to share data with each other as well as the company’s Health app...
Dec 15, 2014
Next-Generation Sequencing Illumina’s HiSeq X Ten cracked the $1000 genome, opening the floodgates for other next-generation sequencing...
Dec 15, 2014
Focused Ultrasound   Insightec's ExAblate Neuro uses focused ultrasound to treat essential tremor. Imagine if brain tumor removal required only...
Dec 15, 2014
Drug-Eluting Balloons C.R. Bard's Lutonix 035 is the first FDA-approved drug-eluting balloon. In October 2009, cardiologists Ron Waksman and Rajbabu...
Dec 15, 2014
Bioresorbable Scaffolds Abbott’s Absorb is currently undergoing a clinical trial in the United States. The medical device industry has been...
Dec 15, 2014
This year was all about the meteoric rise of transcatheter aortic valve replacement and the catastrophic fall of renal denervation. But what medical...
Dec 15, 2014
Location: Santa Barbara, California  Products: Makes breast implants Date of IPO: Oct. 28 IPO Offer Price: $15 Deal Size: $75 million...