Medical Device Industry News

Guided Therapeutics finally re-files PMA for cervical scanner

July 28, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

After 2 failed attempts at FDA approval, Guided Therapeutics returns with an amended application for its LuViva cervical scanner.

Guided Therapeutics finally re-files PMA for cervical scanner

Michigan judge shoots down settlement alleged by Biomet in poaching spat with Stryker | Medtech legal news for the week of July 28, 2014

July 28, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Judge nixes alleged settlement in Stryker, Biomet poaching spat; Boston Scientific loses bids to exclude testimony in pelvic mesh trials; Occlutech claims another win over St. Jude Medical; Align Tech declares a 'total win' as federal circuit reverses ITC ruling; Report: Medtronic shareholder sues to block Covidien merger

Judge nixes alleged settlement in Stryker, Biomet poaching spat

July 23, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic pays up to $105 million for Visualase

July 28, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic says it will pay up to $105 million to acquire Visualase and its MRI-guided neurosurgery laser device.

Medtronic pays up to $105 million for Visualase

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said today that it paid up to $105 million to acquire Visualase and its MRI-guided laser neurosurgery device.

Philips' healthcare business suffers in Q2

July 28, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

Sluggish healthcare sales drag down Philips overall figures, but the company is eying a comeback for the 2nd half of the year.

Philips' healthcare business suffers in Q2

Philips Healthcare (NYSE:PHG) had a tough 2nd quarter with a shutdown of a manufacturing facility in Cleveland taking some of the wind out of the sales for the entire company.

Johnson & Johnson loses bids to dismiss Pinnacle bellwethers

July 28, 2014 by Brad Perriello

A federal judge in Texas shoots down Johnson & Johnson's bids to dismiss a pair of bellwether product liability lawsuits filed over its Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip implant.

Johnson & Johnson loses bids to dismiss Pinnacle bellwethers

Medtronic, Lifetech expand China pacemaker deal

July 28, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic and Lifetech Scientific expand their deal to co-produce pacemakers for the Chinese market.

Medtronic, Lifetech expand China pacemaker deal
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