Say hello to MassDevice +3, a bite-sized view of the top three med-tech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 3 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry.
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office nixes 2 patents at issue in Smith & Nephew’s long-running infringement battle with Interlace Medical and subsequent acquirer Hologic.
NuVasive brings in some new blood to executive committee, naming a new human resources head and promoting its investor relations vice president.
The University of Illinois lends its name to an ad apparently backed by robot-assisted surgical systems maker Intuitive Surgical, raising questions about the ethics of industry-hospital relationships.