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Increased demand for urology treatment is raising expectations at the device firm.
Lawsuit claimed devicemaker defrauded the federal government.
The companies announced the data as an industry conference gathered this week in Las Vegas.
Judge cites lack of evidence showing investors were deliberately misled.
Unless Congress acts, the ACA measure will return this month after a reprieve.
Problems with earlier version had led to restrictions by FDA.
Preliminary revenue was up about 10 percent from last year.
Ruling on 3M product doesn't affect some 4,000 similar suits pending in federal court.
Litigant said shareholders were harmed financially by Medtronic's actions.
Medical device firm will study new treatment option for type 2 diabetes.
Minneapolis-based Bio-Techne Corp., which makes biological supplies and machines used in research by the pharmaceutical industry, has acquired a small firm in Georgia called Atlanta…
A test program has yielded promising results at Ebenezer Care Center.
Approval clears way for sale of pacemaker made by company's China-based partner.
Minnetonka-based firm touts $58.5 million boost.
The Vercise system aims to minimize negative side effects of DBS therapy
John Bottko doesn’t want to have a heart defibrillator implanted in his chest — he doesn’t want the pain of surgery, and he definitely doesn’t…
Thousands of plaintiffs are suing 3M as part of a federal Multi District Litigation centralized in Minnesota.
The device maker continues to deny allegations made by states, which include using misleading data to drive Infuse sales.
UnitedHealth Group, Aetna and CVS Health attempt to revamp who does what in delivering health care.
It's unclear how the deal would affect the 280 workers employed by the maker of products to treat sinus problems.
The deal includes medical staff of 2,000 and further blurs insurance, provider line.
Along with tracking a wearer's workout, company hopes to show its watch can effectively detect atrial fibrillation.
Company sees no concern for its own Aetna venture.
At issue is whether CorVascular should pay defense expenses for the former employees it is suing.
Device maker said it is unclear when it will submit troubled system for U.S. approval.
UnitedHealth Group issued financial guidance late Monday that included a projected range for 2018 earnings that dipped below analysts expectations. Its shares fell about 1 percent in after-hours trading.
With $1.4 billion in question, feud may have implications for industry.
Analysts believe the company can meet growth targets despite recent production headaches.
Critics say cheaper stents have not added up to savings for patients.
Minnesota-run company has emerged as a major winner in the $1.7 billion U.S. market.
Two U.S. senators are urging the agency that controls Medicare to support putting the full serial numbers for medical devices into insurance-claims forms to better track how poorly performing devices affect federal spending and patient health.
Medtronic lost as much as $65 million in revenue in the weeks following Hurricane Maria, which incapacitated the medical device maker’s four factories in Puerto…
June Haddow had met someone special in Marseille. The couple had been cooking together, making art, going on lots of walks, spending time as young…
California cardiologist and author Dr. Eric Topol is known as the “dean of digital medicine” for his longtime work in highlighting the future promise of…
The findings in the study of nonemergency chest pain contradict widespread assumptions that using the metal mesh tubes would allow patients to exercise more by providing better blood flow.
When Helen Nemer found out she'd been nominated to have a longtime wish granted, the 94-year-old lifelong Minnesota resident thought about it and decided she…
More than 4,000 people who came down with serious infections after joint surgery are suing 3M Co.over a warm-air blower that may have deposited infectious bacteria in their incisions during surgery.
Dozens contend patient-warming blankets caused infections; 3M calls claims baseless.
Despite hurricane trouble, company surpassed Wall Street's expectations.
The Department of Homeland Security said a medical device from Boston Scientific called the Zoom Latitude programmer, used by doctors to communicate with implanted pacemakers…
First patient gets Intrepid device, aimed at patients with mitral regurgitation.
In March 2015, Target Corp. alerted customers to throw out certain 10-ounce bags of organic chopped spinach because they were potentially contaminated with listeria bacteria,…
Medtronic's latest deal was another step in expanding the use of home-monitoring devices as it tries to cater to patients
Trade group says device price cap dispute is "existential threat."
A spokesman for the device maker said it hasn't been able to access the facilities to assess damage.
Medtronic ordered its employees at Santa Rosa device facilities to leave.
About 23 medical device companies including Medtronic and Boston Scientific have facilities on the island, including manufacturing sites that churn out everything from pacemakers to trauma-surgery products.
The maker of implantable medical devices for weight loss will keep a Minnesota office.
Public hearings on the opioid crisis are expected to take place at the State Capitol just after the start of the new year.
If the world wants alternatives to habit-forming opioid drugs for pain, it can look to Minnesota for answers.
The Bair Hugger blanket is the target of lawsuits, but the FDA said it has found no evidence that such devices cause infections.
Locating workers, assessing damage among first challenges in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico.
After acquiring St. Jude, it lost defibrillator market share to Medtronic and Boston Scientific.
Many major device companies have manufacturing operations in path of Maria.
The federal lawsuit alleges that St. Jude knew more than 250,000 defibrillators it sold in the United States between 2011 and October 2016 contained batteries that could abruptly short out.
Firm is latest device maker to acknowledges problems; no hacking reports yet received.
The device delivers mild current to spine that disrupts pain signals before they can travel to the brain.The company said it can be securely controlled with a Samsung tablet.
Mayo Clinic, Amazon team up to form a new voice-activated system for dispensing reliable medical advice at home.
Bob Hauser is fun at dinner parties. He entertains, he tells old stories, and occasionally the retired cardiologist will diagnose a friend’s atrial fibrillation…
The decision to halt sales comes after Boston Scientific backed away from developing a rival product.
Firm wants data on best dosage of controversial bone-growth product.
Device maker is exclusive distributor for Mazor's robotics spine systems.
Six years after paying $800 million to acquire a startup company that made a medical device to lower high blood pressure, Medtronic this week presented…
The move occurs after an FDA-confirmed report about devices being vulnerable to hackers.
The HeartMate 3 device is among key products in the St. Jude Medical portfolio.
The FDA promised a nationwide crackdown on "unscrupulous" stem cell clinics, following years of reports that some clinics have offered lofty claims of potential medical benefits with scant, if any, medical evidence.
A computer outage trimmed sales during quarter, but CEO Omar Ishrak said the system is now working normally.
Roseville-based Rebiotix launched a clinical trial this month to test its treatment for C. diff infections.
State high court gives OK for shareholders to proceed.
Judge ruled the test results are products of the laws of nature, can't be patented.
Minnetonka-based Osprey Medical has raised about $26 million to bolster its U.S. sales force and ramp up efforts to sell medical devices that reduce the…
The device can provide data on heart performance in about 20 minutes at a cost of $100 or less.
With a national debate raging, Leigh Turner has taken center stage in questioning whether many of these services are legitimate.
Miromatrix is developing a process that transforms pig livers for use in humans through "reseeding" a white collagen shell.
The previously announced deal involves lower-margin products widely used in hospitals.
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