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Which States Produced the Most PMAs in the Last 2 Years? (Massachusetts)

Massachusetts Massachusetts, which is home to many medical device startups as well as Boston Scientific. produced three PMAs in the last two years.

Massachusetts

Massachusetts, which is home to many medical device startups as well as Boston Scientific. produced three PMAs in the last two years.

They include Anika Therapeutics' hyaluronate-based osteoarthritis therapy Monovisc. In direct contrast to the fastest PMA of 2014 - Medtronic's CoreValve which took 5 months to approve and whose approval occurred six months before expected - Anika Therapeutics' had to wait four years to see an approval for Monovisc. The device had been rejecte twice before. 

             

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