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.
A federal judge rules that most of the product liability claims against St. Jude Medical are preempted in a trio of lawsuits filed over its recalled Riata defibrillator leads.
Johnson & Johnson orthopedics subsidiary DePuy Synthes confirms that it’s undertaking layoffs in order to overhaul its operating model.
1. Podcast: Medical device execs react to Medtronic-Covidien deal, M&A activity at DeviceTalks Minnesota
MassDevice.com speaks to 3M’s Deb Rectenwald, St. Jude Medical’s Philip Ebeling and Nadim Yared, CEO of CVRx, about the environment for M&A in medtech following the $43 billion Medtronic/Covidien deal.