Medical device company says it will buy heart device maker ATS Medical for $315.2 million in cash, expanding its products for cardiac surgery.
A federal judge rejected a plea deal by Boston Scientific's Guidant unit to pay $296 million for failing to properly disclose changes made to some implantable heart devices.
Heart device maker Thoratec Corp. said it sold its International Technidyne Corp. division to Danaher for $110 million.
Drugmaker said the federal health care overhaul will reduce its revenue by about $170 million this year and lead to a first quarter non-cash charge of about $150 million.
Lawsuit filed by diversified products maker alleges that an Andover Healthcare compression therapy system may be mistaken for a 3M product.
Health sciences company said it will acquire Signature Genomic Laboratories in a bid to strengthen its genetic testing services.
Heart device maker said it has received a warning letter from the Food and Drug Administration that stems from a September inspection of a company location.
Guidant division pleaded guilty to two federal misdemeanor counts alleging it failed to properly disclose changes made to some implantable heart devices.
Medical technology company CareFusion Corp. said Monday it will buy Medegen for $225 million in cash.
Federal jury ordered Medtronic Inc. to pay $73.5 million to Edwards Lifesciences Corp. for violating a patent on Edwards' Sapien XT heart valve.
Although rabies vaccine was recalled and production shut down late last year, China's lax regulatory environment means doses of the vaccine may still be on the market.
Laboratory supplier says it expects to add 100 jobs in Frederick, Md., by expanding manufacturing, research and development operations there.
Health authorities pulled French-manufactured type of breast implant off the market after discovering that the company misreported what form of silicon it contains.
Wall Street Journal reported that the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission are looking into the recent recall of defibrillators.
AGA Medical Holdings will settle allegations that its vascular devices infringed on patents held by Medtronic with a $35 million payment.
Food and Drug Administration has told Stryker that it has taken sufficient action to fix problems at its manufacturing facility in Mahwah, N.J., the medical implant maker said.
World’s largest steel maker says it plans to build a steel mill in northern Iraq with Turkey's Dayen to turn locally sourced scrap metal into steel rebar.
Two former Schering-Plough executives have taken charge at optical products maker, whose chief executive retired after guiding company through a devastating recall.
Medical device maker suspending sales of heart-shocking defibrillator implants after uncovering a documentation error with the manufacture of the top-selling devices.
Drug and medical products company said it will buy Facet Biotech Corp. for about $450 million, expanding its access to biotechnology drugs.
Medical device maker has sold its vascular business to Covidien for $19 million and plans to use proceeds from the sale to pay down debt.
Specialty drug and medical device maker will spend up to $330 million to acquire ApaTech, a British company that makes bone and soft tissue replacement material.
Medical instrument maker said it will purchase remaining 50 percent of a joint venture with Danaher Corp. in inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry.
Trade group says manufacturers of high-tech medical scanners will begin installing safety controls to prevent patients from receiving excessive radiation.