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FDA approves Medtronic's Pipeline Flex aneurysm device

February 5, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The FDA grants pre-market approval for the Pipeline Flex device for treating brain aneurysms Medtronic acquired along with Covidien.

FDA approves Medtronic's Pipeline Flex aneurysm device

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St. Jude CEO Starks: It's the size of the market, not the company that matters

February 2, 2015 by Brian Johnson

St. Jude Medical CEO Daniel Starks tells analysts that the medical device company doesn't need to follow it's competitors down the path of consolidation.

St. Jude CEO Starks: It's the size of the market, not the company that matters

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Asante Solutions sets terms for pending IPO | Medtech Wall Street news for the week of January 26, 2015

January 29, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top Wall Street stories for medical device companies this week: Asante Solutions sets IPO terms; Stryker CEO Lobo: M&A is our top priority for cash; Abiomed surges on Q3 numbers, FDA nod; Credit agencies lower Medtronic's rating post-Covidien merger

Diabetes: Asante Solutions sets IPO terms

January 23, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Credit agencies lower Medtronic's rating post-Covidien merger

January 28, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Credit agencies Standard & Poor's and Moody's lowered their ratings as promised on Medtronic after it took out a massive debt package to finance its $50 billion acquisition of Covidien.

Credit agencies lower Medtronic's rating post-Covidien merger

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Medtronic buyout complete, Covidien closes Stellarex deal with Spectranetics

January 27, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Covidien and Spectranetics close the $30 million deal for the Stellarex drug-eluting balloon, following the close yesterday of Medtronic's $50 billion acquisition of Covidien.

Medtronic buyout complete, Covidien closes Stellarex deal with Spectranetics

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UPDATE: Medtronic closes $50B Covidien buyout

January 26, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The largest merger in medtech history closes the same day that the Irish High Court sanctions the $49.9 billion union of Medtronic and Covidien.

UPDATE: Medtronic closes $50B Covidien buyout

Ex-Insulet CFO Roberts lands at Avedro | Personnel Moves

January 23, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Avedro taps ex-Insulet CFO Brian Roberts to be its new finance chief, replacing Rhonda Bracey, who is relocating to the West Coast.

Ex-Insulet CFO Roberts lands at Avedro | Personnel Moves

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