Importance of Ambulatory Surgery Centers to the Medical Device Industry

Philips, Siemens, DePuy, Boston Scientific. A simple Google search on the topic of ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) returns results from medical device manufacturers like these that are building and marketing solutions specifically for the ASC space. And it’s no wonder—the size of the global ASC market is expected to increase by more than 25% over … Read more

Johnson & Johnson shareholders called on to end talc baby powder sales | Pharmaceuticals industry

Women’s health groups are calling on healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson’s largest shareholders to force the company to end all sales of its controversial talk-based baby powder and hire an independent firm to conduct a racial justice audit. The pressure comes after decades of independent science suggested a link between ovarian cancer and baby powder, … Read more

Industry Briefs April 2022 | PM360

Collaboration Aims to Revolutionize Vaccine Development The physIQ Sensor System is a medical-grade biosensor that will be used as part of a new study examining vaccination responses. physIQ, a pioneer in digital medicine, and CellCarta, a global contract research organization (CRO) specializing in precision medicine services, announced a partnership on a study to monitor individual … Read more

Industry Comments on Proposed Changes to Bayh-Dole Regulations Zero in on March-In Language

“Skeptics mistakenly believe – on purpose – that Bayh-Dole should be used as part of a price control regime to lower drug prices…. No one likes to pay high prices, of course. So, why not just have the federal government mandate price controls? They seem to think innovation will continue to happen even though profit … Read more