Category: Johnson & Johnson
MassDevice.com looks at the internet chatter surrounding the medical device industry with some of most searched-for companies of the last month.
MassDevice.com looked at some of the most talked-about medical device companies, based on trends in U.S. Google searches for the last 30 days.
Carlyle Group, the new private equity owner of Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, the former Johnson & Johnson blood testing unit, named Martin Madaus as CEO.
The Carlyle Group said it tapped Martin Madaus to take over as CEO of the Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics business it's acquiring from Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ).
Johnson & Johnson's Biosense Webster subsidiary is the 1st to the U.S. market with a force-sensing ablation catheter for atrial fibrillation, the ThermoCool SmartTouch device.
Johnson & Johnson's (NYSE:JNJ) Biosense Webster subsidiary said it won pre-market approval from the FDA for its ThermoCool SmartTouch force-sensing ablation catheter, making it the 1st such device to hit the U.S. market.
Some 650 lawsuits filed in an Oklahoma court over its pelvic mesh products ought to be treated as a mass action in federal court, Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon argued this week.
The plaintiffs in some 650 product liability lawsuits filed in an Oklahoma court over Ethicon's pelvic mesh products are improperly looking to exclude them from mass action status, the Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary argued this week in a federal appeals court.
Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Cordis Corp. wins European CE Mark approval for its Renlane renal denervation system for treating patients with resistant hypertension.
Cordis Corp. will have TriReme Medical distribute its Chocolate PTA balloon catheter, expanding the company's portfolio.
Cordis Corp., a Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary, said it inked an exclusive deal to distribute TriReme Medical's Chocolate PTA balloon catheter.
The Chocolate PTA device is designed to treat peripheral artery disease
The Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas establishes a mass tort for all pelvic mesh lawsuits filed in its jurisdiction.
A Pennsylvania state judge ordered the creation of a mass tort this week to collect product liability lawsuits filed over pelvic mesh products against some of the largest names in medical devices.
Judge Arnold New, director of the Complex Litigation Center at the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, ordered Feb. 11 that "all currently filed pelvic mesh matters shall be transferred to the Complex Litigation Center Pelvic Mesh Mass Tort Program" for coordination, according to court documents.