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ReWalk Robotics plans Q2 launch in India

March 27, 2015 by MassDevice

ReWalk Robotics plans to launch its wearable robotic exoskeleton device in India by the 2nd quarter.

ReWalk Robotics plans Q2 launch in India

(Reuters) — ReWalk Robotics (NSDQ:RWLK) plans to launch its wearable robotic exoskeleton in India by the 2nd quarter, CEO Larry Jasinski said.

Japan approves Lombard Medical's AorFlex delivery device

March 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Japan approves Lombard Medical's AorFlex delivery system for its Aorfix stent graft for its abdominal aortic aneurysm repair device.

Lombard Medical's Aorfix stent graft wins nod in Japan

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Boston Scientific must pay pacemaker replacement surgery: EU court

March 5, 2015 by MassDevice

Europe's top court rules that Boston Scientific must cover the cost of replacing defective pacemakers.

Boston Scientific must pay pacemaker replacement surgery: EU court

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Smith & Nephew buys outs Colombian distributor

March 4, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Smith & Nephew buys out EuroCiencia Colombia, its distributor in the South American country, for an undisclosed amount.

Smith & Nephew buys outs Colombian distributor

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN) said yesterday that it acquired its exclusive distributor for Colombia, EuroCiencia Colombia, for an undisclosed amount.

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Report: India mulls boosting medtech import tariff

February 27, 2015 by Brad Perriello

India is reportedly considering raising its import tariff on medical devices by 5%.

Report: India mulls boosting medtech import tariff

The government of India is reportedly considering a 5% hike to the basic customs duty on imported medical devices, which make up 80% of its medtech market.

Medical device imports into India are hit with a tariff ranging from 5% to 10%, according to the Economic Times.

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Sorin wins MRI-safe pacemaker approval in Japan

February 6, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Sorin Group wins Japanese regulatory approval for a next-generation pacemaker implant that's safe for MRI scans.

Sorin wins MRI-safe pacemaker approval in Japan

Sorin Group (BIT:SRN) said it gained regulatory approval in Japan for a next-generation pacemaker implant safe for MRI scans.

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