Category: Boston Scientific
Pulmonx taps former Asthmatx CEO Glen French to be its new chief executive.
Pulmonx said yesterday that it named Glen French, the co-founder and CEO of Asthmatx who led it to an acquisition by BSX, to be its new president and chief executive.
, Aloka Co.
, Asthmatx Inc.
, Becton Dickinson & Co.
, Boston Scientific
, Mayo Clinic
, Milestone Scientific Inc.
, NxStage Medical Inc.
, Quest Diagnostics Inc.
, ResMed Inc.
, ReWalk Robotics
, RTI Surgical
Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Medtech M&A explodes in 2014; Synergetics pays $14m for Sterimedix; Report: Lawyer says Guidant didn't breach deal with J&J
Google Ventures, the VC arm of the Silicon Valley tech monolith, pumped more than ⅓ of its venture spend into healthcare and life science startups during 2014.
Google (NSDQ:GOOG) took a bigger bet on healthcare in 2014, investing more than ⅓ of the its venture dollars in healthcare and life science interests, according to the company and published reports.
A Minnesota state court sets a trial date for Lyle 'Ty' Hoffman, accused of shooting Boston Scientific executive Kelly Phillips dead last summer.
Ramsey County Sheriff's Office
Guidant was within its rights to give due diligence materials to Abbott, even though it had an acquisition deal going with Johnson & Johnson, a former Guidant lawyer reportedly testifies.
Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Cianna Medical wins FDA nod for breast surgery device; St. Jude Medical wins CE Mark for Quadra Allure MP pacemaker; Medtronic wins FDA approval for more Attain Performa quad defib leads; FDA postpones panel meeting for VertiFlex's Superion spine device; Report: FDA doesn't disclose most adviser's ties to medtech
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Stryker settles OtisMed beef for $80m; Bard battles move to consolidate pelvic mesh cases; Palmaz Scientific sues law firms; No new trials for ex-ArthroCare CEO, CFO; Ex-Heart Tronics-Signalife exec draws 17-year sentence
Advanced Bio Prosthetic Surfaces
, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
, ArthroCare Corp.
, Baker Botts
, Boston Scientific
, C.R. Bard
, Dept. of Justice (DOJ)
, Heart Tronics
, Palmaz Scientific
, Stryker Corp.