A Chicago startup that seeks to 3-D print human hearts for transplantation has added to its scientific advisory board of heavy hitters. But just how close is the company to producing its first viable heart?
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Merit Medical Systems said it will pay $100 million for assets in connection with BD and C.R. Bard's $24 billion merger.
FDA cleared Cianna Medical's Savi Scout reflector for breast cancer conservation surgery without restrictions on the length of time the implant can remain in the breast.
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