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.
Five product liability lawsuits filed against St. Jude Medical over its recalled Riata defibrillator leads withstand a bid to dismiss claims that St. Jude failed to warn about problems with the leads.
A federal judge orders the selection of 200 lawsuits for discovery proceedings in the multi-district litigation over C.R. Bard’s Avaulta pelvic mesh products.
Analysts warn that medtech companies may become increasingly cautious toward "risky" bets after Medtronic’s near billion-dollar gamble on renal denervation was derailed by a flopped clinical trial.