The talk of the town (the town being San Francisco, which kicks of the JP Morgan Annual Healthcare Conference on Monday) will most likely be the news from Sunday and early Monday that the Johnson & Johnson acquisition of Guidant for $22 billion is once again no longer a done deal.
On Sunday, Boston Scientific stepped into the fray yet again with its determin......Full article >>>
use of wire mesh to hold open blood vessels and permit increased blood flow in patients who either have occluded or closed vessels (or have them clogged up). In the last few years, the stent business has had further impetus with the incorporation of drugs such as paclitaxel into the stents.
These drugs render the stents more slippery so as not to let particles stick or cling to them. This......Full article >>>
Fourteen of the 26 stocks covered in this analysis were above the Dow and the Nasdaq National Market. Twelve declined versus these indices. This means theres a bit of a mixed bag with the tendency to be slightly better on those that outperformed. Some of the best companies had truly great years (particularly Dade-Behring, the leader in performance, and Monsanto).
Abbott spin-of......Full article >>>
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