Medical Device Business
Jul 31, 2015
HeartWare's CEO strikes an optimistic tone regarding the acquisition of competitor Thoratec by cardiac company St. Jude Medical.  Marie Thibault As one...
Jul 31, 2015
In this month alone, Edwards Lifesciences and Abbott have made deals in three mitral valve disease startups underscoring the possibility of a M&A flurry in...
Jul 30, 2015
Cognivue aims to catch cognitive decline early with a computer-based test that can be administered by primary care doctors. Marie Thibault Some memory loss...
Jul 29, 2015
If you’ll be in San Diego this September 1 and 2, be sure these events make your agenda. Jamie Hartford Sunny San Diego will be the hottest place in...
Jul 29, 2015
The new leader at NuVasive discusses the company's interest in potential M&A transactions, particularly outside the United States.  Marie Thibault...
Jul 27, 2015
Abbott's FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System Abbott's FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System allows patients to measure their...
Jul 27, 2015
Boston Scientific's Synergy Boston Scientific's Synergy stent is made with thinner struts and a bioabsorbable polymer coating that dissolves about three...
Jul 27, 2015
St. Jude Medical's Portico St. Jude Medical's Portico transcatheter aortic valve is a repositionable, retrievable implant that has had CE Mark...
Jul 27, 2015
NeoChord's DS1000 NeoChord has developed the DS1000 for minimally-invasive mitral valve repair in patients suffering from severe mitral valve...
Jul 27, 2015
Medtronic's Micra TPS Medtronic's Micra Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) is a leadless pacemaker that is implanted into the heart using a transcatheter...