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Medtronic misses efficacy endpoint in Symplicity renal denervation trial

January 9, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic suspends its worldwide renal denervation trials after the U.S. pivotal trial of its Symplicity device fails to meet its efficacy endpoint.

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Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said its Symplicty renal denervation device failed to meet the efficacy endpoint in a U.S. pivotal trial, Symplicity HTN-3, prompting it to suspend enrollment in its other Symplicity trials around the world and to say that a writedown of its renal denervation assets is likely.

Medtronic and St. Jude land new medtech patents | MassDevice.com On Call

January 9, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

Medtech titans and Minnesota rivals Medtronic and St. Jude Medical lands patents for a sheath steering system and an implantable medical device antenna.

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Medtech trends: The most talked about device makers in December 2013

January 3, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

MassDevice.com looks at the internet chatter surrounding the medical device industry with some of most searched-for companies of the last month.

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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.

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St. Jude Medical soars to new heights

January 2, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

Medtech titan St. Jude Medical gets an end-of-the-year boost, setting record highs day after day for nearly a week until peaking at $63.15 the day after Christmas.

St. Jude soars to new heights

Medical device giant St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) ended 2013 with a boost, notching a new Wall Street high-water mark of $63.15 on December 26.

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Medtronic to invest $6M, create 150 jobs in Puerto Rico expansion

December 23, 2013 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic plans to boost its footprint in Puerto Rico with a $6 million expansion that will bring 150 new jobs to the Isla del Encanto.

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St. Jude Medical wins CE Mark for larger Portico heart valve

December 12, 2013 by Brad Perriello

St. Jude Medical lands CE Mark approval in the European Union for a larger, 25mm version of its Portico replacement heart valve.

St. Jude Medical wins CE Mark for larger Portico valve

St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) said it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for the 25mm version of its Portico replacement heart valve.

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Federal court rejects St. Jude's appeal in infringement case against AccessClosure

December 11, 2013 by Arezu Sarvestani

The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals refuses to reopen the a patent infringement lawsuit brought by St. Jude Medical against AccessClosure and its artery closure technology.

Federal court rejects St. Jude's appeal in infringement case against AccessClosure

Medtech titan St. Jude Medical's (NYSE:STJ) lost a bid to appeal its lawsuit against AccessClosure after a federal court refused to hear a patent infringement claim over artery closure devices.

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