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1 hr ago | WLUC-TV Negaunee

Marquette General one of 40 hospitals worldwide conducting breakthrough trial

The Minneapolis-based Medtronic piece is an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator.


Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Michigan

5 hrs ago | The Business Journal

TriVascular raises $100 million-plus in IPO

Medical device maker TriVascular Technologies, Inc. on Tuesday said it netted $101.4 million from its initial public offering of stock.


Related Topix: Advanced Bionics, Boston Scientific, Medicine, SSI Technologies, Healthcare Industry

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Trinadad Express


As US stars like Kim Kardashian and Nicki Minaj bask in the adoration of their voluptuous bodies, women worldwide are paying the ultimate price in hopes of getting a bigger bum.


Related Topix: HealthWatch, Medicine, Healthcare Industry


Hologic's NovaSure System Reaches 2M Milestone Mark

Hologic, Inc. , a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, today announced that the Company's NovaSure global endometrial ablation system reached an important milestone: 2 million women have chosen the ... (more)


Related Topix: Hologic, Healthcare Industry, Biotech, Interlace Medical, Third Wave Technologies, Women's Health, Health

Market Wire

Quidel Receives FDA Clearance for Its Lyra(TM) Molecular PCR Assay...

This new molecular test detects and differentiates between pyogenic Group A and pyogenic C or G Streptococcal throat infections.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Quidel, Healthcare Industry, Food and Drug Administration, Infectious Diseases, Influenza, Health

St. Jude Medical Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Shares of St. Jude Medical have received an average recommendation of "Hold" from the twenty-four ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports .


Related Topix: Medicine, Healthcare Industry, St Jude Medical

USA Today

Ask Matt: How can I profit from death?

While health care stocks get all the attention, and even have their own sector in the Standard & Poor's 500, death care is a sizeable industry in itself with several investment options.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Service Corporation International, Death Care, Scientific Instruments, Medicine, Hillenbrand Industries, Matthews International, Healthcare Industry

The Washington Post

Fosun Pharma Boosts Chindex Takeover Offer After Rival Bid

Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co. and its partners increased their offer for Chindex International Inc. to about $433 million to counter another bid.


Related Topix: Chindex International, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Bethesda, MD, World News, China, Business News

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Cohen & Steers Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Bank of America

's stock had its "underperform" rating reiterated by Bank of America in a research note issued on Monday, StockRatingsNetwork reports.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, CNS, Healthcare Industry

Federal Circuit Blocks Controversial Ban on Medtronic Heart Valves

The court entered the stay without comment Monday in a 2-1 order. Judge Pauline Newman's brief dissent said Medtronic Inc. and competitor Edwards LifeSciences Corp. appeared to have made enough progress toward a voluntary modification of the injunction late last week that a stay wasn't necessary.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, Biotech, Medicine, Edwards Lifesciences, Healthcare Industry

Insider Selling: Catherine M. Szyman Unloads 29,420 Shares of Medtronic Stock

Medtronic VP Catherine M. Szyman unloaded 29,420 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 17th.


Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

All of t... )--Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.


Related Topix: Agios Pharmaceuticals, Equity Lifestyle Properties, Exactech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, EPS, Providence, RI

The Huffington Post

Amanda Peet: Every Child's Wishes And Dreams Matter

This post is part of the Global Moms Relay . Every time you share this post, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 , up to $250,000, to the Global Moms Relay, to help improve the health and well-being of moms and kids worldwide in support of MAMA , Shot@Life , and Girl Up .


Related Topix: Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Acclarent, DePuy Orthopaedics, Hospital Administration, St Peters Health Care Services

Sys-Con Media

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: FDA Inspection of American Medical...

In a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission , Endo Health Solutions, Inc., the parent of American Medical Systems, disclosed that the SEC filing indicates that American Medical Systems has already submitted a corrective action plan to the FDA, the facility will have to undergo a follow-up inspection at some point in the ... (more)


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, C R Bard, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

The Motley Fool

Warfarin's Loss is Johnson & Johnson's Gain

Warfarin has long been doctor's go-to medicine for guarding against blood clots in post-operative or cardiovascular disease patients.


Related Topix: Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Acclarent, DePuy Orthopaedics, Hospital Administration, St Peters Health Care Services


Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

** Chinese drugmaker Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co Ltd has raised its offer for U.S.-listed Chindex International Inc by 15 percent to $223.6 million after a bidding war for the China-focused hospital chain.


Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada, Mining, Chindex International, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Customer Interaction Solutions

Ochsner Medical Center Makes Interventional Procedures Safer, More...

Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans is further improving patient safety and comfort in interventional cardiology by adding new equipment from America Medical Systems, Inc. Ochsner installed a new hybrid OR suite and an InfinixTM DP-i cardiovascular X-ray system to conduct transcatheter aortic valve replacement and other coronary and peripheral ... (more)


Related Topix: SpanAmerica Medical Systems, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Non-Profit, Tustin, CA

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Chemical & Engineering News

Scripps Looks To Partner

In a bid to create more productive partnerships with industry, Scripps Research Institute has launched Scripps Advance, a vehicle for turning promising projects from inside and outside Scripps's labs into drug candidates.


Related Topix: Scripps Research Institute, Technical Services, Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, DePuy Orthopaedics, Hospital Administration, St Peters Health Care Services

The Otago Daily Times

Three-level car park planned behind redeveloped CPO

Earthworks for a three-level car park to be built behind the former chief post office in Dunedin are expected to start within a month.


Related Topix: Arrow International, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Star Tribune

No hard sciences? Then no job offer

A lack of academic rigor at the University of Minnesota is painfully obvious on the résumés of today's graduates.


Related Topix: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Vascular Solutions, Medicine, Healthcare Industry


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