Advertisements



Medical device maker that HHS secretary invested in would benefit from new rule

As a congressman, Price bought shares and then introduced legislation beneficial to Zimmer Biomet......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

HHS Secretary nominee Tom Price rebuts accusations of improper stock buys

Shares of a medical device maker and a small Australian biotech were a key focus of a Wednesday hearing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2017

EnteroMedics snaps up maker of obesity "vest"

Medical-device maker EnteroMedics Inc. has acquired BarioSurg Inc., a California company developing a treatment for obesity. BarioSurg makes the Gastric Vest System, a medical device that wraps around the stomach and reduces its size. The product aims t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2017

RespirTech to be sold to health care technology giant Philips

Health care technology giant Koninklijke Philips has reached a deal to buy Twin Cities medical-device maker RespirTech for an undisclosed amount. Roseville-based RespirTech makes the inCourage line of airway-clearance vests, which treat chronic lung .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2017

Amazon"s New Echo Show Looks a Lot Like Nucleus Intercom, a Startup It Invested Millions In

The touch screen device maker was overjoyed about its investment from Amazon. That was before the tech giant released its own device......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 10th, 2017

Amazon"s New Echo Show Looks Suspiciously Like Nucleus Intercom, a Startup It Invested Millions In

The touch screen device maker was overjoyed about its investment from Amazon. That was before the tech giant released its own device......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 10th, 2017

Amazon"s New Echo Show Looks Suspiciously Like Nucleus Intercom, a Startup It Invested Millions in

The touch screen device maker was overjoyed about its investment from Amazon. That was before the tech giant released its own device......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 10th, 2017

Med-tech company Conventus raises $20M for the "Cage"

Medical-device maker Conventus Orthopaedics, which makes a self-expanding device that treats bone fractures, has closed on a $20 million round of funding. The company's product, called Cage, is made out of memory-shape material. It can be squeezed do.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2017

LivaNova buys Maple Grove"s Caisson Interventional

British medical-device maker LivaNova will buy Caisson Interventional, a Maple Grove company that's developing a system to replace ailing heart valves. The Star Tribune reports on the move by LisaNova, which already owned nearly half of Caisson and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2017

Fujifilm Delays Earnings Release

The Tokyo-based medical device and camera maker postponed its earnings announcement and said it expected a loss of some $200 million over possible accounting irregularities at a subsidiary in New Zealand......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 20th, 2017

Cardinal Health to Buy Medtronic Units for $6.1B

U.S. drug distributor Cardinal Health said on Tuesday it would buy medical device maker Medtronic's medical supplies businesses for $6.1 billion in cash......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 18th, 2017

Abiomed unveils expanded Danvers HQ as headcount soars

Medical device maker Abiomed has more than doubled the size of its Danvers headquarters and boosted its headcount in the state to more than 400 employees amid strong revenue growth for its line of heart pumps. Abiomed (Nasdaq: ABMD) on Thursday a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2017

Cerner may benefit from VA’s health record overhaul

As the Department of Veterans Affairs mulls the possibility of switching from its legacy electronic medical record system, Cerner Corp. might see an opportunity. Earlier this month, new VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin said the agency would consider sw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

Trump’s ‘Obamacare Lite’ presents opportunities and perils for investors

Health-care insurers and medical-device companies would benefit. Also, expect a wave of M&A, writes Nigam Arora......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2017

'Buy American' Rule for Keystone Pipeline Dropped After Ex-Foreign Steel Exec Became Commerce Secretary - Daily Beast

Daily Beast'Buy American' Rule for Keystone Pipeline Dropped After Ex-Foreign Steel Exec Became Commerce SecretaryDaily BeastCommerce Secretary Wilbur Ross might benefit financially from Trump's decision to drop the “Buy .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 4th, 2017

Integra Offers to Buy J&J"s Codman Business for $1.05B

Medical device maker Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp said on Wednesday it has offered to buy Johnson & Johnson's Codman neurosurgery business for $1.05 billion in cash......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 15th, 2017

Abbott Laboratories may see boost from St. Jude"s acquisition: Barron"s

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Abbott Laboratories is likely to see its shares rise again after trading range-bound for nearly a year on the back of its $25 billion acquisition of medical device-maker St. Jude Medical, Barron's said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2017

No “Sophomore Slump” Ahead For Boston Scientific

Shares of Boston Scientific (BSX) shot more than 4% higher today after the medical device maker unveiled fourth quarter financial results that beat expectations. But what about 2017? Analysts argue that 2017 guidance is too conservative......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsFeb 2nd, 2017

Johnson & Johnson"s Ethicon Endo-Surgery To Acquire Medical Device Maker Megadyne Medical Products

Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon Endo-Surgery said early Friday it has acquired privately-held medical device maker Megadyne Medical Products Inc......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 20th, 2017

Johnson & Johnson"s Ethicon Endo-Surgery to acquire medical device maker Megadyne Medical Products

Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon Endo-Surgery said early Friday it has acquired privately-held medical device maker Megadyne Medical Products Inc. The company did not detail the deal's .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 20th, 2017

First on CNN: Trump's Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it - CNN

CNNFirst on CNN: Trump's Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help itCNNWashington (CNN) Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufactu.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 16th, 2017