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  • Diagnostics | Patient Monitoring
    Colonoscopy-Like Bacteria Grabber Could Uncover Health Secrets

    Colonoscopy-Like Bacteria Grabber Could Uncover Health Secrets

    Swallowed tool acts like colonoscopy, but instead of looking at the colon with a camera, it takes bacterial samples.
    Videos Purdue University

  • Thermo Fisher Terminates $11.5B QIAGEN Deal

    Thermo Fisher Terminates $11.5B QIAGEN Deal

    QIAGEN will pay an expense reimbursement payment of $95 million.
    PR Newswire 08.13.20

  • Software & IT
    Preparing Medtech Firms for Augmented and Virtual Reality

    Preparing Medtech Firms for Augmented and Virtual Reality

    AR/VR technologies can bring benefit to medtech firms, but implementing it can prove to be challenging.
    Online Exclusives Dijam Panigrahi, Co-Founder and COO, Grid Raster Inc. 08.12.20


  • Chronic Disease
    Medtronic to Buy Smart Insulin Pen Maker Companion Medical

    Medtronic to Buy Smart Insulin Pen Maker Companion Medical

    Serves people using multiple daily injections to manage diabetes.
    GlobeNewswire 08.11.20

  • Digital Health | Software & IT
    How Is Digital Health Reviving Clinical Care During the COVID-19 Outbreak?

    How Is Digital Health Reviving Clinical Care During the COVID-19 Outbreak?

    Adoption of virtual care and telehealth applications has risen by nearly 158 percent in the U.S.
    Online Exclusives Saloni Walimbe, Research Content Developer, Global Market Insights (GMI) 08.10.20

  • R&D & Design | Software & IT
    COVID-19 Marks a Need for Virtual Development Tech

    COVID-19 Marks a Need for Virtual Development Tech

    Medical device developers can gain benefits from the use of MR/AR, but challenges need to be addressed first.
    Online Exclusives Dijam Panigrahi, Co-Founder and COO, Grid Raster Inc. 08.10.20


  • Mike on Medtech: 50th Episode—A Look Back

    Mike on Medtech: 50th Episode—A Look Back

    Mike Drues and Sean Fenske look back at the previous 49 episodes and highlight a variety of topics covered in this anniversary episode.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 08.10.20

  • Surgical
    Olympus Buys Arc Medical Design

    Olympus Buys Arc Medical Design

    Underscores Olympus' commitment to expanding its offering in gastrointestinal therapeutic devices.
    PR Newswire 08.07.20

  • Nolato to Acquire GW Plastics

    Nolato to Acquire GW Plastics

    GW is a US-based medtech manufacturer with annual sales of approximately SEK 1.8 billion.
    PR Newswire 08.06.20


  • Digital Health
    Teladoc Health, Livongo Merge in $18.5B Deal

    Teladoc Health, Livongo Merge in $18.5B Deal

    New high-quality care delivery model creates new category of solutions focused on delivering whole-person care for better health outcomes at lower cost.
    Globe Newswire 08.05.20

  • Chronic Disease
    Siemens Healthineers to Buy Varian for $16B

    Siemens Healthineers to Buy Varian for $16B

    Establishes integrated platform of end-to-end oncology solutions to address entire cancer care continuum.
    PR Newswire 08.03.20

  • R&D & Design

    Design for Manufacturability Requirements

    Planning for a Successful DFM Partnership

  • R&D & Design
    From the Experts: Best Practices to Ensure Device Success

    From the Experts: Best Practices to Ensure Device Success

    Experts break down the issues device makers are faced with.
    Online Exclusives Jon Speer, Founder and VP of QA/RA at Greenlight Guru 07.27.20

  • Staying True to Your Mission During a Pandemic

    Staying True to Your Mission During a Pandemic

    How CareDx remained committed to the transplant community and discovered a new direction.
    Online Exclusives Peter Maag, CEO of CareDx 07.21.20

  • The 2020 Top 30 Global Medical Device Companies

    The 2020 Top 30 Global Medical Device Companies

    Leadership changes, divestments, and portfolio-building partnerships—through acquisition or collaboration—were common threads among medtech’s largest players.
    MPO Editors 07.21.20

  • Materials
    Surface Service: Examining Coatings and Surface Treatment

    Surface Service: Examining Coatings and Surface Treatment

    Coatings and surface treatment experts can create significant value by altering the outer layer of a medical device.
    Mark Crawford, Contributing Writer 07.21.20

  • Digital Health
    What’s Apple Been Up To in Healthcare?

    What’s Apple Been Up To in Healthcare?

    Apple is building its bench with teams of physicians and engineers creating software and hardware to address the healthcare market.
    Maria Shepherd, President and Founder, Medi-Vantage 07.21.20

  • Rising to the Challenge: Six Innovators Win Fast-Track Support to Market

    Rising to the Challenge: Six Innovators Win Fast-Track Support to Market

    These six winning submissions reflect a keen awareness of patient needs during the unique and surprising circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Dawn A. Lissy, Founder & President, Empirical 07.21.20

  • Patent Marking: The Proper Method to Display Protection

    Patent Marking: The Proper Method to Display Protection

    Manufacturers should have an active patent marking program that aids in deterring infringement while minimizing potential liability for false marking.
    Douglas Portnow, Principal, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner, P.A. 07.21.20

  • Dynamic Organizational Changes to Succeed in the New Normal

    Dynamic Organizational Changes to Succeed in the New Normal

    Medtech executives must adapt to managing their businesses in a substantially different environment.
    Florence Joffroy-Black and Dave Sheppard, MedWorld Advisors 07.21.20