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Nov 24, 2014
  LIfeScience Alley CEO Shaye Mandle interviews Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak at LifeScience Alley's annual conference in Minneapolis last week....
Nov 21, 2014
  In this era of intense global competition and slow market growth in the U.S. and Europe, getting your product out to market first might be the...
Nov 20, 2014
  What could be easier? Take a CAT scanner model that sells well in Europe and the US, pare off some extra features to drop production cost, re-price to...
Nov 18, 2014
Entries to the Dare-to-Dream Medtech Design Challenge were varied and interesting, and finally the judges have spoken as have the people through their reader'...
Nov 10, 2014
The second Dare-to-Dream Medtech Design Challenge will soon have its grand prize winner based on judge's scoring. But here are the 10 finalists culled from...
Nov 05, 2014
As hospitals want to work with fewer vendors, and as healthcare moves to a less siloed incarnation of itself, the marketplace has reacted with consolidation....
Nov 03, 2014
Last week Zimmer announced that after the merger with its erstwhile rival Biomet, the new company will be known as Zimmer Biomet. The transaction is expected...
Oct 30, 2014
  Oxford Peformance Materials has received two 510(k) clearances for its novel and groundbreaking 3-D printed facial and cranial implants in the last 20...
Oct 22, 2014
Wearables technology is getting a lot of attention these days as many believe that healthcare can be reimagined with such devices. Earlier this week,...
Oct 21, 2014
  Armed with an earlier-than-expected approval from the FDA, Medtronic was hoping to wrest control of the transcatheter heart valve replacement market...