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25-27 September 2019 | Shanghai,China
2019.01.02 Latest Boston Sci Deal Shakes up Mitral Repair Market
The Marlborough, MA-based company strengthens its structural heart portfolio and gains a deeper foothold in a market where Medtronic, Abbott Laboratories, and Edwards Lifesciences have already made significant acquisitions.
2018.12.28 How Boston Scientific Reinvented Itself in 2018
Boston Scientific is Editor’s Choice for 2018 Company of the Year because of its numerous acquisitions, meticulous planning, and its unwillingness to stay silent when tackling controversy. The Marlborough, MA-based company is on the cusp of change.
2018.12.03 J&J Subsidiary Launches IDE Study for AF
The study will evaluate Biosense Webster's Heliostar radiofrequency balloon ablation catheter for the treatment of symptomatic drug refractory recurrent paroxysmal (intermittent) atrial fibrillation.
2018.11.13 Another Chance for Medtronic’s Renal Denervation Therapy
The Dublin-based company has received FDA approval to begin a clinical trial to evaluate the Symplicity Spyral renal denervation system with patients on medication for high blood pressure.
2018.09.12 Medtronic Is an Example of Why Diversity Matters
Medtronic has been ranked third on the 2018 Thomson Reuters Diversity and Inclusion Index, jumping ten spots from number 13, which it held in 2016 and 2017.
2018.09.04 An Australian Startup's Unique Approach to Imaging Lung Function
4Dx has developed an algorithm-based software that converts X-ray images into more detailed airflow studies.
2018.08.16 Is IBM Really Making Progress with Watson in Healthcare?
IBM's senior VP of cognitive solutions and IBM research defended the company's progress on bringing the benefits of AI to healthcare after recent media reports cast a negative light on the technology.
2018.06.25 Senseonics Wins Nod for Implantable Long-Term CGM
Senseonics Holdings said it has received a PMA for the Eversense Continous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) system. The Germantown, Md-based company said the system is the first and only CGM to feature an implantable glucose sensor and provide long-term continuous monitoring for up to three months.
2018.06.07 Medtronic Recalls HeartWare VADs Again Due to an Electrical Problem
The Class I recall includes 204,017 HeartWare devices, but the likelihood of the problem causing a serious adverse event in a patient is very low.
2018.02.28 Dexcom Shows It Can Still Hang With Abbott
Dexcom beats Wall Street expectations in earnings despite mounting pressures from Abbott's Freestyle Libre and shifting diabetes market.