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3. Covidien updates on medical device, pharma split
Covidien makes progress on its long-anticipated split into separate medical device and pharmaceutical businesses, incorporating the Mallinckrodt drug company in Ireland.
2. Medical device tax: We need action by summer, Paulsen says
Medical device industry advocate Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-Minn.) says Congress needs to act on the medical device tax by "late spring, early summer" this year.
1. Super Bowl winners: DJO Global scores with Ray Lewis’ custom brace
Who made Ray Lewis’ massive arm brace? DonJoy, a division of DJO Global.