Archive for June, 2011

J&J stent saga ends with a fizzle

June 20, 2011 |  by  |  Innovation, MedTech Industry  |  No Comments

Last week’s news that J&J is abandoning their coronary stent business was sad, but provided several lessons about poor product development execution and the need for constant innovation. Read More


My Idea was stolen by a Medtech company

June 6, 2011 |  by  |  Concepts/Ideas, MedTech Industry  |  No Comments

We have all heard stories from doctors about some medical device company stealing their idea for a new product.  Perhaps, there are real medtech bandits on the prowl, but in the vast majority of cases, it’s more a matter of misconceptions and miscommunication. Read More