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  • Stryker’s String of Acquisitions Continues with Ivy Sports Medicine

    PRNewswire reports that Stryker's Endoscopy division has acquired Ivy Sports Medicine for an undisclosed amount. According to the press release, Ivy Sports Medicine's portfolio includes: the only FDA-approved collagen meniscus implant on the market; an all-inside repair device; and an inside-out meniscal suturing platform. Ivy Sports Medicine describes its Collagen Mensicus Implant (CMI) as ...
  • FDA Will Hold Hearing on Communications Regarding Unapproved Uses

    The Food and Drug Administration has issued a notice announcing a public hearing on November 9 & 10, 2016 to gather input relating to companies’ communications about their medical products, with a particular focus on communications regarding off-label uses of approved drugs and medical devices. Currently, the FDA regulates how pharmaceutical and medical device companies can communicate us ...
  • Nestlé Continues Medical Industry Expansion

    Nestlé Health Science S.A. recently announced that it will acquire Manchester, England-based Phagenesis Ltd. in a staged acquisition. Nestlé Health Science S.A., a subsidiary of Nestlé S.A., is the owner of more than a dozen nutritional supplement brands.  It has previously invested in several businesses that develop solutions for nutrition- and digestion-related disorders and diseases. ...
Conferences
  • Oct

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    Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics

    Walter E. Washington Convention Center

    October 29 - November 2, 2016

    Washington, DC

    Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) is the world’s largest and most important educational meeting specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine. For over 25 years, TCT has been the center of cutting-edge educational content, showcasing the latest advances in current therapies and clinical research.