The Marlborough, MA-based company strengthens its structural heart portfolio and gains a deeper foothold in a market where Medtronic, Abbott Laboratories, and Edwards Lifesciences have already made significant acquisitions.
With the explosion of artificial intelligence and its overall acceptance in healthcare along with strong data supporting the WATS3D test, could 2019 be a breakthrough year for CDx Diagnostics.
From the launch of a rapid point-of-care flu test to layoffs and warning letters, these were the most popular news stories on MD+DI in 2018.
The Braintree, MA-based firm’s Paragonix SherpaPak Cardiac Transport System also has clearance for the adult patient population.
Alcon acquired Tear Film Innovations, a company that makes a device to treat a leading cause of dry eye.
In the deal, the St. Paul, MN-based company will acquire M*Modal’s technology business in a deal valued at $1 billion.
These companies, devices, and concepts struggled in 2018 – some even past the point of recovery. Here is a list of those with the greatest losses this year.
The new system, known as SOZO, aids in the clinical assessment of bilateral lymphedema in adult cancer patients by identifying those at risk.
ReShape Medical will sell its intra-gastric balloon and acquire the Lap-Band in a deal worth about $17 million that has implications for the obesity treatment landscape.
FDA approved a smart programmer for Medtronic's InterStim neuromodulation therapy system used for the treatment of overactive bladder, chronic fecal incontinence, and non-obstructive urinary retention.
Boston Scientific is Editor’s Choice for 2018 Company of the Year because of its numerous acquisitions, meticulous planning, and its unwillingness to stay silent when tackling controversy. The Marlborough, MA-based company is on the cusp of change.
Sonic Healthcare revealed it has entered into an agreement to acquire Aurora Diagnostics for $540 million.
The Danvers, MA-based company is poised to invest $15 million in Shockwave Medical and work on a training and education program with the intravascular lithotripsy specialist.