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USITC to investigate Resmed for alleged patent infringement

USITC to investigate Resmed for alleged patent infringement

Published 06/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) said on Friday it would investigate California-based Resmed Inc for a patent infringement complaint related to [more…]

General Electric replaces CEO and shares soar

General Electric replaces CEO and shares soar

Published 01/10/2018

(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) replaced Chief Executive Officer John Flannery on Monday and said it would take a roughly $23 billion charge to [more…]

Boston Scientific’s drug-coated stent gets FDA approval

Boston Scientific’s drug-coated stent gets FDA approval

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved Boston Scientific Corp’s drug-coated stent Eluvia to treat narrowed arteries in the leg. The [more…]

Medtech firms get personal with digital twins

Medtech firms get personal with digital twins

Published 31/08/2018

HEIDELBERG, Germany (Reuters) - Armed with a mouse and computer screen instead of a scalpel and operating theater, cardiologist Benjamin Meder carefully places the electrodes [more…]

Halfway through, 2018 delivers little to S&P 500 investors

Halfway through, 2018 delivers little to S&P 500 investors

Published 02/07/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Halfway through 2018, investing in Wall Street’s leading S&P 500 stock index has been nothing to shout about. The index of [more…]

Hedge fund Voce’s nominees elected to Natus board

Hedge fund Voce’s nominees elected to Natus board

Published 24/06/2018

(This version of the June 22 story corrects paragraph 3 to say Weiss was a nominee and had not previously served on Natus’ board) (Reuters) [more…]

Many women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy: study

Many women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy: study

Published 03/06/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Some 70 percent of women with early-stage breast cancer and an intermediate risk of cancer recurrence can safely skip chemotherapy after their [more…]

Gene sequencing study finds new cancers linked with Lynch syndrome

Gene sequencing study finds new cancers linked with Lynch syndrome

Published 02/06/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Lynch syndrome, a rare hereditary disease typically associated with an increased risk of colorectal and endometrial cancers, appears to be linked with [more…]

Grail blood test shows promise in early detection of lung cancer

Grail blood test shows promise in early detection of lung cancer

Published 02/06/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - An experimental blood screening test from Grail Inc showed early promise in detecting early-stage lung cancers based on free-floating DNA released by [more…]

Alibaba injects pharmacy assets into healthcare unit in $1.4…

Alibaba injects pharmacy assets into healthcare unit in $1.4…

Published 29/05/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will inject some of its online pharmacy business into a listed unit in a deal [more…]