Items Tagged with 'Medical device'


Tax targets device makers

October 4, 2013
Buried in the more than 2,000 pages of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is a section pertaining to medical device manufacturers. Read More

Inside Track: Numbers cruncher helps pill pushers get to market

Statisticians like John Quiring demonstrate the efficacy of new drugs and medical devices to the FDA.

March 8, 2013
Behind successful new drugs or medical devices are countless tests involving vast numbers of patients — but it eventually comes down to statisticians like John Quiring to analyze and organize the data in a way that makes sense to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Read More

Street Talk: Is Michigan a hotbed for medical devices?

Lights, camera…

January 18, 2013
For years now, part of the mantra associated with the medical industry in the Grand Rapids region has been the goal of turning West Michigan into an important region in the U.S. for medical device manufacturing. Read More