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December 28, 2016
Appeals court revives Medtronic shareholder suit over Infuse
Medtronic was dealt a legal setback Wednesday when a federal appeals court reinstated litigation from investment funds claiming that the medical device company misled investors…
December 24, 2016
Device makers with big Minnesota ties are focus of Medicare audit
Medicare watchdog office looks into products from firms with Minnesota ties.
December 9, 2016
Medtronic eliminating some Twin Cities jobs in favor of contractor
Outside contractor hired to replace Columbia Heights jobs.
November 29, 2016
Medtronic in deal to help run labs in Cleveland medical center
The pact with University Hospitals Cleveland medical Center is Medtronic's first integrated health solutions agreement in the U.S.
November 22, 2016
Medtronic stock down as its second-quarter revenue comes up short
The company said it believes sales woes will be temporary as new products drive a recovery.
November 18, 2016
Medtronic CEO reaches out to workers after election
Omar Ishrak is among the leaders who assured employees of commitment to core values.
November 10, 2016
FDA hearing on off-labels use of devices explores risks to patients
The FDA is grappling with how far companies can go in touting uses that haven't been studied.
November 4, 2016
Medtronic agrees to share data in patient-safety effort
The Patient Safety Movement Foundation was founded four years ago by Masimo CEO Joe Kiani.
November 3, 2016
Is there such a thing as a luxury stent? Boston Scientific thinks so
A clinical trial has yet to show that its Synergy stent outperforms cheaper rivals, but device maker insists time will tell
November 1, 2016
Two additional patient deaths linked to Medtronic infusion pump
The latest deaths follow more than a dozen problems with the implanted SynchroMed II.
October 18, 2016
Medical firms are using Big Data for a common cause
New thinking helps health firms control always-rising expenses.
October 15, 2016
Soaring health care costs will bring Mayo, Medtronic, UnitedHealth together at Mpls. conference
As health care costs soar, industry will seek solutions.
October 5, 2016
State's high court hears arguments in legal challenge to Medtronic-Covidien deal
Shareholders say their tax hit was unfair, but the company argues state law doesn't allow them to pursue their case.
September 30, 2016
Medtronic recalling heart pumps linked to patient death
Problems with the HVAD pump can happen when moisture interacts with its electronic components.
September 29, 2016
Medtronic gets FDA approval for automated insulin delivery device
The latest version of the firm's MiniMed unit can learn, react to a patient's personal needs.
September 10, 2016
Who's holding the knife? Growing number of surgeons expected to use robotic tools
The market for robotic systems used in surgeries is expected to grow rapidly in coming years.
August 18, 2016
Medtronic warns doctors on heart valve delivery system after 19 deaths
The Minnesota-run company informed doctors that it is voluntarily updating its instructions for using the minimally invasive EnVeo R delivery system.
August 1, 2016
Medtronic wins with wider availability for replacement heart valve
The revolutionary device does not require open-heart surgery.
July 12, 2016
Medtronic invests another $20 million in Mazor Robotics
Move comes as Mazor Robotics is set to announce a new guidance system.
June 27, 2016
Medtronic buys heart failure specialist HeartWare for $1.1 billion
Deal marks an endgame for Boston-area company, which had been acquiring other firms until recently.
June 22, 2016
In letter to Franken, FDA defends handling of Medtronic's Infuse study
Franken had asked it questions about late Medtronic report.
June 14, 2016
Medtronic could see $3 billion from favorable tax ruling
A judge sided with the company in a yearslong dispute with the IRS.
June 10, 2016
Medtronic touts progress in insulin pump trial
The company said a trial with a new insulin pump showed progress in controlling glucose levels.
June 8, 2016
Medtronic buys Twin Cities start-up firm Responsive Orthopedics
Deal for Mpls. firm comes as hospitals look for lower-priced joint-replacement options.
May 31, 2016
Investors continue to be wary of Medtronic operating margins
It topped earnings estimates, but investors continue to focus on a lagging operating margin.
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