Uncertainty chases away venture capital, some execs say, but others say the FDA is only doing its job.
Updated: February 09, 2013, - 09:18 PM
The new layoffs will bring total cuts to 10 percent of the workforce. Cuts in Minnesota aren't yet known.
Updated: January 30, 2013, - 11:30 AM
A local medical technology company, Kips Bay Medical, announced Wednesday that it has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration to enroll additional patients into its eMESH I clinical feasibility trial.
Updated: January 26, 2013, - 05:54 PM
The firm expects a shrinking share of its business will come from its heart rhythm devices.
Updated: January 23, 2013, - 09:13 PM
The FDA letter concerns manufacturing processes at a company plant in Sylmar, Calif, where St. Jude makes heart device leads.
Updated: January 14, 2013, - 09:23 PM
The med-tech firm moved to head off further action by the FDA over concerns regarding the plant that makes heart defibrillator leads.
Updated: January 09, 2013, - 10:51 PM
Dr. Robert Hauser said the Boston Scientific device, which doesn't touch the heart, needs more study.
Updated: January 02, 2013, - 09:29 PM
Exos Corp. makes casts and braces that can be adjusted and reshaped. San Diego-based DJO Global has been its distributor.
Updated: December 31, 2012, - 08:14 PM
He was a proud Korean War veteran, a Marine Corps captain who became a captain of Twin Cities industry, arts and entertainment. An heir to one of Minnesota's most influential families, he became the quiet supporter of multiple causes and enjoyed nothing more than being outdoors and spending time with his loved ones.
Updated: December 29, 2012, - 10:52 PM