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Invacare said last week it is restructuring its North American home medical equipment and European segments, eliminating 34 positions.
The Elyria, Ohio-based company said it anticipated pre-tax restructuring charges and severance costs of approximately $1 million, which would be expensed for its 4th quarter. Read more
ReVision Optics said today the FDA accepted its premarket approval application for the Raindrop near vision inlay.
The Raindrop is a microscopic hydrogel inlay for treating presbyopia, which the Lake Forest, Calif.-based company said could reduce or eliminate the need for reading glasses. Read more
Septic shock treatment developer Spectral Medical said today it inked a deal with Fresenius Medical Care to distribute its Endotoxin activity assay devices.
Fresenius will be the non-exclusive distributor of the device in Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic, the company said. Read more