Medical Technology

NFL making $40 million available for medical research

Aug 29, 2017

A year after the NFL pledged $100 million in support of independent medical research and engineering advancements, a huge chunk of that soon will be awarded to such research, primarily dedicated to neuroscience

Markets Right Now: Stocks end week modestly higher

Aug 25, 2017

Stocks managed to post modest gains on Wall Street, giving the Standard & Poor's 500 index its first winning week in the last three.

Philips to build health technology center in Tennessee

Aug 24, 2017

Dutch giant Royal Philips plans to build a health technology center in Tennessee

Markets Right Now: Stocks inch higher as retailers recover

Aug 16, 2017

Stocks are closing modestly higher on Wall Street as retailers including Urban Outfitters and Target climb.

Health care divide leaves tax on path to reinstatement

Aug 13, 2017

The failed efforts of Republican congressional leaders to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's health care law leaves intact a tax on medical device makers that even many Democrats dislike

Yemen's civil war turns country into cholera breeding ground

Aug 10, 2017

Destruction from Yemen's two-year civil war has turned country into incubator for cholera

High-tech ideas to fix opioid crisis compete for Ohio grants

Aug 8, 2017

A call by Ohio Gov. John Kasich for scientific breakthroughs to help solve the opioid crisis is drawing interest from dozens of groups with ideas including remote controlled medication dispensers and pain-relieving massage gloves

Markets Right Now: US stock indexes close slightly higher

Aug 7, 2017

U.S. stock indexes closed slightly higher, led by gains in technology and consumer-focused companies.

Teva and 3D Systems slide while Kellogg and Tesla jump

Aug 3, 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and 3D Systems tumble while Kellogg and Tesla trade higher

Senate passes legislation to ensure no halt in FDA reviews

Aug 3, 2017

The Senate passed legislation Thursday increasing the user fees that drug and medical device makers pay

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