PARIS The CE mark is dead, long live the new CE mark.
Five years after launching a reform of regulations for commercializing medical devices and in vitro diagnostics (IVDs), the European Council released the final text for the Medical Device Regulations (MDR) and IVD Regulations (IVDR), setting in motion a countdown to enforcement.
SAN FRANCISCO IBM Watson Health was a star at this year's J.P. Morgan Healthcare conference, announcing a trio of deals with high profile players. The latest was with the U.S. FDA to work together to define a way for to exchange health data across a variety of technology platforms with an initial focus on oncology data.
SAN FRANCISCO Abbott Laboratories came off a blockbuster year in 2016 filled with acquisitions, divestitures and lawsuits. Executives of the company took to the podium during the 35th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare conference to give a look back to last year and to provide a prelude of what lies ahead in 2017.