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MPN takes a look at some the biggest medical device recalls that have taken place over the recent years. more

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With the news that over 800 women with vaginal mesh implants were planning to take legal action against the NHS and medical device manufacturers such as Johnson & Johnson Lu Rahman looks at some of the issues issues surrounding this product. more

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Vaginal polymer implants said to caused pain and severe discomfort to over 800 women more

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Medical device company Boston Scientific is recalling a range of heart devices at its Galway plant after an issue was reported with the device’s locking mechanism. more

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Trade show organiser UBM has announced that its three-day Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West Conference will be held on February 7-9 at the Anaheim Convention Centre. more

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A partnership between universities and industrial companies in Ireland has resulted in a new research centre opening in NUI Galway, according to the Irish Times. more

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US medical device tax was suspended at the beginning 2016 but the hiatus is only due to last until the end of next year more

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Boston Scientific reports that its first quarter profits were better than it had expected and has now raised its full-year revenue forecast more

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Due to the medical device tax suspension, Boston Scientific and Mayo Clinic are collaborating on the creation of medical devices more

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Boston Scientific has launched the AXIOS Stent and Electrocautery Enhanced Delivery System to help physicians manage two complications from pancreatitis using a minimally invasive endoscopic approach more

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Boston Scientific’s first polymer-based, drug-eluting stent designed to treat peripheral lesions above the knee approved in Europe more

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As the first month of 2016 is already over we look back at our most popular stories from the medtech sector so far more

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Boston Scientific is being accused of using counterfeit resin from China to make vaginal meshes that put women’s health at risk more

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Boston Scientific has launched LithoVue, a single-use, digital, flexible ureteroscope for minimally invasive endoscopic procedures to diagnose and treat stones and other conditions of the kidney, ureter and bladder more

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An engineer has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing medical device designs from Boston Scientific more

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Boston Scientific has announced the first implants of the Watchman FLX Left Atrial Appendage Closure more

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The Majestic clinical trial assessing Boston Scientific’s Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system reflected a primary patency rate of more than 96% more

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The Innova Vascular Self-Expanding stent by Boston Scientific prevents the blocking of arteries in the leg more

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Boston Scientific’s acquisition of three men’s health devices from American Medical Systems (AMS), will create a new division, expected to bring in sales of nearly $1 billion a year more

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Boston Scientific has entered into an agreement with Endo International to acquire the American Medical Systems urology portfolio, which includes the Men's Health and Prostate Health businesses. more

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