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LeMaitre Vascular says it plans to lay off about 10% of its workforce, or roughly 30 workers, despite posting record sales during the 4th quarter.
An analysis of all medical devices cleared via the 510(k) process between 2006 and the end of 2013 shows that the amount of time it takes the FDA to review a 510(k) has stabilized.
Johnson & Johnson said its Biosense Webster subsidiary won pre-market approval from the FDA for its ThermoCool SmartTouch force-sensing ablation catheter, making it the 1st such device to hit the U.S. market.