MX:Medtech Executive Features
Mar 19, 2012
Why did UnitedHealth Group, a leading American healthcare insurance company, feature itself in a prominent booth at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las...
Mar 19, 2012
The “on-again, off-again” discussions about the acquisition of Navilyst Medical by AngioDynamics were off at the time Joseph DeVivo was named...
Feb 21, 2012
Effective communication is essential for minimizing roadblocks during product development and for speeding the finished product to market. Members of a...
Feb 21, 2012
The fate of any product development effort is intertwined with technology. Technology can be a powerful engine that can drive an idea to great success....
Feb 21, 2012
Kinamed’s first overseas sales venture taught Clyde Pratt the importance of offering distinctive merchandise. During that mid-90s foray to Japan, the...
Jan 19, 2012
The United States entered a new phase of patent harmonization when the America Invents Act (AIA) was signed into law in September 2011. As a result of AIA...
Jan 19, 2012
In the competitive medtech IP environment, a strong patent position may represent the lifeblood of a company. To attain that position, a medical device company...
Jan 19, 2012
During his years leading drug-development efforts at major biomed companies, David Parkinson says his frustration mounted as the industry couldn’t quite...
Dec 14, 2011
Over the past several years, the medical device industry has been rocked by product recalls, U.S. Department of Justice investigations into improper marketing...
Dec 14, 2011
Reversing a lower court ruling, a U.S. appeals court determined in July 2011 that isolated DNA can be patented. The ruling in Myriad Genetics by the Court of...