The Bezos-Buffett-Dimon joint venture to save health care is struggling to find a CEO

Posted in Future of Healthcare

May 18, 2018

Allergan making strong market development push with CoolSculpting

Posted in Biotech

May 17, 2018 • 4 min read

Allergan is taking advantage of the popularity of CoolSculpting, the procedure they acquired from ZELTIQ, by launching a DTC marketing campaign. CoolSculpting revenue has continued strong growth in recent quarters and helped offset declines in other Allergan product categories....

Novartis sacrifices its top attorney in an attempt to quell clamor over $1.2M in Cohen payments — while ex-CEO Jimenez struggles to explain

Posted in Biotech

May 17, 2018

Next Generation Pantheris imperative to Avinger's turnaround

Posted in Medical Device

May 15, 2018 • 5 min read

One year after their restructuring announcement, Avinger is slowly working their way through a turnaround that was expected to reduce net cash use to approximately $7 million per quarter by the third quarter of 2017, a reduction of 48% from the average quarterly cash use for 2016....

Invuity announces two PhotonBlade studies at Heart Rhythm Society

Posted in Medical Device

May 14, 2018 • 3 min read

Invuity, Inc. announced the results of two studies that were published at the Scientific Sessions of the Heart Rhythm Society in Boston last week. The studies were co-authored by teams from Northwestern University and University of Pennsylvania and focused on the potential risk of damage to the insulation of pacing leads related to the use of electrocautery devices with insulated blades....