DeviceTalks Boston News

Here’s the view from the top at Hologic

Steve MacMillan took over as CEO of Hologic in 2013, drawing on his experience at medtech titans like Stryker and Johnson & Johnson. Read more >>

DeviceTalks Boston: 5 medtech startups you need to know

From an individually tailored intra-corneal implant to an improved heart pump for open-heart surgery to new exoskeleton technology, there was a variety of medtech to check out during MassMEDIC’s recent Medtech Showcase. Read more >>

DeviceTalks: Hologic CEO MacMillan on leading a turnaround and the importance of women’s health in medtech

Stephen MacMillan joined a struggling Hologic as CEO in December 2013, and within one day, he had already made his first major move in restructuring the company’s executive leadership team. Read more >>

7 medtech ideas out of Europe

Mobile and digital health ideas — and overall medtech innovation ideas — abound in Europe, with DeviceTalks Boston attendees getting just a sampling this morning from seven CRAASH Barcelona participants. Read more >>

When product development goes sideways (and how to fix it)

Product development going wrong? You may need a tiger team. Read more >>

How strong patent portfolios attract strategic investments and deals

Amassing strong patent portfolios helps medical device companies attract interest from strategic investors and potential acquirers. Read more >>

Lessons learned: How Jeff Karp stays at the forefront of innovation

Serial entrepreneur Jeff Karp has a philosophy for his laboratory: find important problems and get solutions to people quickly. Read more >>