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.
Opponents of the medical device tax aim to leverage a largely symbolic Senate vote to generate momentum toward repeal.
There were fewer mergers and acquisitions in 2012 than in 2011 but the deals were more valuable, and analysts foresee more activity ahead in 2013.
1. Venture capital: Third Rock Ventures’ new $516M fund, investment manifesto and recipe for success
Third Rock Ventures partner Neil Exter tells MassDevice.com about the firm’s latest $516 million fund, how it plans to launch 15-16 new companies in the life sciences space and how its unique investment and development strategy paves the way for success.