While Boston Scientific may be the second-largest device company in Massachusetts behind only Covidien, in 2014 it once again beat its Irish competitor in an area that’s vital to the Massachusetts economy: spending on research and development.
Stryker (NYSE:SYK) is taking its time getting the Mako robot-assisted Triathlon total knee device on the market, despite having won FDA approval last August. Admitting that the integration of Mako after the $1.7 billion acquisition […]
Just as Uber changed transportation in positive and sometimes controversial ways, healthcare will be infiltrated by startups wanting to change the healthcare model from hospital-centric to patient-centric. Medical device companies and other healthcare providers that […]
The medical applications of additive layer manufacturing (ALM) are continuously increasing. “Digital Healthcare” makes breakthrough achievements and “3D scan-to-parts” will sooner or later become a routine. Relying on medical scanning & imaging technologies (CT, MRI, […]