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ResMed lands a permanent injunction barring rival Apex Medical from selling sleep-respiratory products that include headgear found to infringe on ResMed's patents.
Arch-rivals ResMed (NYSE:RMD) and Apex Medical each tallied wins this month in the long-running battle over sleep-base respiratory technologies, but ResMed took the lead with a German court decision to permanently bar certain Apex products.
Varian passes on an acquisition option as Augmenix closes a Series D funding round with $10.8 million raised in support of its Space OAR hydrogel for protecting the rectum during prostate radiation therapy.
Massachusetts-based Augmenix is hoping it can make it to the U.S. market with the $10.8 million funding round it just closed, the company said this month.
After 2 failed attempts at FDA approval, Guided Therapeutics returns with an amended application for its LuViva cervical scanner.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Judge nixes alleged settlement in Stryker, Biomet poaching spat; Boston Scientific loses bids to exclude testimony in pelvic mesh trials; Occlutech claims another win over St. Jude Medical; Align Tech declares a 'total win' as federal circuit reverses ITC ruling; Report: Medtronic shareholder sues to block Covidien merger
Sluggish healthcare sales drag down Philips overall figures, but the company is eying a comeback for the 2nd half of the year.
Philips Healthcare (NYSE:PHG) had a tough 2nd quarter with a shutdown of a manufacturing facility in Cleveland taking some of the wind out of the sales for the entire company.
Medtronic says it will pay up to $105 million to acquire Visualase and its MRI-guided neurosurgery laser device.
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said today that it paid up to $105 million to acquire Visualase and its MRI-guided laser neurosurgery device.
Charles Dockendorff, the outgoing CFO at Covidien, is named to the board of directors at Haemonetics.
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