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Hospira to shutter N.C. plant

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Hospira says it plans to shutter a plant in Clayton, N.C., where it makes generic injectable drugs.

Hospira to shutter N.C. generics plant

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Amedica slumps on layoffs, restructuring plan

January 12, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Amedica shares take a hit as it reveals a restructuring plan that included job cuts for 25 employees, or 28% of its workforce.

Amedica slumps on layoffs, restructuring plan

Amedica (NSDQ:AMDA) shares slumped today after the medical device company said it laid off 28% of its workforce as part of an improvement plan.

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Kips Bay Medical slashes workforce

January 7, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Kips Bay Medical says it's laying off nearly 40% of its workforce as it restructures to focus on its eSVS mesh for bypass grafts.

Kips Bay Medical slashes workforce

GI Dynamics to lay off 10% of workforce

December 9, 2014 by Brad Perriello

GI Dynamics says it plans to lay off 10% of its workforce, including longtime CFO Robert Crane, as part of a restructuring plan that's still under development.

GI Dynamics to lay off 10% of workforce

GI Dynamics said yesterday that it's planning to cut 10% of its workforce as it develops a restructuring plan.

The move includes the departure of longtime CFO Robert Crane effective immediately, according to a press release. Lexington, Mass.-based GI Dynamics reported 67 employees in its 2013 annual report.

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Abbott Vascular lays off 100 in California

November 13, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Abbott Vascular reportedly lays off 100 workers at a plant in Temecula, Calif.

Abbott Vascular lays off 100 in California

Abbott Vascular (NYSE:ABT) is laying off about 100 workers at a California plant it acquired when it bought a portion of Guidant Corp. in 2006.

Reports: Smith & Nephew shutters Florida wound management unit, layoffs for 108

November 11, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Smith & Nephew is reportedly shuttering a wound management unit in St. Petersburg, Fla., meaning layoffs for the 108 workers there.

Reports: Smith & Nephew shutters Florida wound management unit, layoffs for 108

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BD buys Irish next-gen sequencing startup GenCell Biosystems

October 15, 2014 by Alexander Soule

BD has acquired GenCell Biosystems, an Irish startup with a system to automate the creation of "libraries" that help scientists sequence gene information, while reportedly cutting jobs in California.

BD buys Irish next-gen sequencing startup GenCell Biosystems

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