Chris Newmarker

7 Orthopedic Breakthroughs You Should Know About

Posted in by Chris Newmarker on August 22, 2014
7 Orthopedic Breakthroughs You Should Know AboutThere have been plenty of recent breakthroughs in the fields of orthopedics and prosthetics, from new engineered scaffolds for regenerating bone to an actual FDA-approved bionic arm. Read on to find out more.Chris Newmarker is senior editor of MPM... Continue

Some Medtronic Shareholders Don't Like Covidien Merger

Posted in by Chris Newmarker on August 22, 2014
President Obama and other U.S. politicians aren’t the only people who don’t like Medtronic’s proposed $43 billion acquisition of Covidien, which would allow it to save money on taxes by moving its headquarters from Minnesota to Ireland. Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak also got an earful from long... Continue