Category: St. Jude Medical
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: The telltale heart device; Pelvic Mesh lawsuits: J&J drops claim that women were asked to lie for payouts ; Boston Scientific to pay J&J $600 million to settle Guidant suit
How a St. Jude Medical pacemaker reportedly helped clear an innocent man accused of murdering his father.
A pacemaker made by St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) helped reportedly helped clear a son accused of murdering his father by establishing a time death that was covered by the son's alibi.
LifeScience Alley names CVRx chief technology officer Robert Kieval to be its new chairman.
LifeScience Alley, the Minneapolis-based trade association of medical device and life science companies, has chosen a new board chair and made other changes to its board of directors.
Experts say healthcare data will increasingly become the target of malicious hackers this year, with 1 major breach at health insurer Anthem highlighting the vulnerability.
(Reuters) — Security experts are warning healthcare and insurance companies that 2015 will be the "Year of the Healthcare Hack," as cybercriminals are increasingly attracted to troves of personal information held by U.S. insurers and hospitals that command high prices on the underground market.
St. Jude Medical launches the Halo trial for its Master HP device, a 15mm mechanical heart valve for pediatric patients who need mitral valve replacement.
Masters HP Series 15mm
valve (l) and an adult valve.
Hansen Medical wins FDA approval to expand the protocol for an atrial fibrillation study of its Sensei robot-assisted surgery platform to include devices made by St. Jude Medical and J&J's BioSense Webster subsidiary.
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.