Leadership at Zimmer (NYSE:ZMH) and Biomet have been on merger overdrive in recent weeks, holding summits and hosting presentations as the companies navigate the tricky business of a $13 billion merger.
MASSDEVICE ON CALL — The FDA announced that it will hold a public meeting in October to discuss cybersecurity in medical devices.
Co-hosted with the Dept. of Homeland Security, the 2-day summit will bring together a variety of healthcare stakeholders to discuss areas of vulnerability and best approaches to shoring up the digital defenses of medical systems.
California women’s health company Minerva Surgical is just a stone’s throw from wrapping up an equity funding round slated to bring in $25.6 million.
California medical device maker Sientra Inc. is looking to hit the public markets with an initial public offering that could raise as much as $86.3 million, according to an SEC filing.
Medicare’s Sunshine Act database is slated to go public later this month with a year’s worth of data on industry relationships with physicians, but an alliance of life sciences groups is calling for some sunshine of its own.
California mobile devices maker iHealth is undergoing a major shift, fueled by a $25 million investment from Xiaomi Ventures, the company’s 1st institutional round of funding.
The IRS may have a new problem on its hands with a dramatic shortfall in revenues collected for the 2.3% medical device tax.
The agency expected between 40%-66% more filed returns during the 1st half of 2013 than it received, according to a report from the Star Tribune.