Abbott Acquires Cephea Valve Technologies

Posted in Medical Device

January 16, 2019 • 2 min read

Abbott ($ABT) announced today that it has exercised its option to purchase Cephea Valve Technologies, Inc., a privately held medical device company developing a less-invasive heart valve replacement technology...

Medtronic CEO Pushes Back on Barclays Negative Comments

Posted in Medical Device

January 10, 2019 • 3 min read

Shares of Medtronic fell 6.5% after Medtronic CEO, Omar Ishrak, said during a presentation at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference that sales would fall at the mid-point of the company's yearly projections due to softness in their cardiac and vascular divisions....