The Nanostim was implanted directly into the heart of a patient in New York's Mount Sinai Hospital. The device is about one-tenth the size of a normal pacemaker.
Updated: February 06, 2014, - 08:51 PM
Sales are rising fastest in emerging markets that now account for about one-tenth of the medical technology company’s business.
Updated: February 04, 2014, - 09:23 PM
The integration continues moves started in August 2012, joining research and development and some other functions.
Updated: January 29, 2014, - 05:36 AM
Company officials and industry analysts expect the trend to continue as new products and markets expand.
Updated: January 22, 2014, - 09:18 PM
When Lynn Johnson passed away last Sunday after a long illness, family and associates say they didn’t just lose a...
Updated: January 18, 2014, - 06:40 PM
The timing surprised the company, but the agency approved Medtronic’s self-expanding transcatheter valve on test results alone.
Updated: January 17, 2014, - 08:46 PM
Medtronic says it will appeal the ruling and fight any injunctions that keep it from entering the U.S. market for transcatheter aortic valves.
Updated: January 16, 2014, - 05:44 AM
The Eden Prairie hearing aid manufacturer hosts the Las Vegas event to improve service to a notoriously reluctant customer base.
Updated: January 15, 2014, - 09:13 PM
About 200 jobs with Ottobock will be affected.
Updated: January 14, 2014, - 09:08 PM