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3. Sorin Group to manufacture parts of Boston Scientific’s Lotus valve
Sorin Groups signs a supply deal agreeing to manufacture certain components of Boston Scientific’s Lotus transcatheter aortic valve system.
2. Johnson & Johnson’s Q2 earnings soar 172%
Second-quarter earnings for Johnson & Johnson soared more than 172%, handily beating Wall Street’s expectations, but its medical device business falls short of the mark.
1. Medtronic recalls implantable pacemakers over manufacturing concerns
Minnesota medical device titan Medtronic recalls certain lots of its Consulta and Syncra CRT-P implants after discovering a manufacturing issue that could “compromise device functionality.”