St. Jude Medical Adds More Heart Devices In $3.4B BuySt. Jude Medical will spend $3.4 billion in cash to acquire Thoratec, further bulking up its array of devices that are used to treat heart conditions.
U Of Minn. Starts Medical Device Master's ProgramThe University of Minnesota is recruiting students for a new master's program in medical device innovation. The program is under the Technological Leadership Institute, part of the university's College of Science and Engineering.
Motocross Star Ryan Dungey Visits WCCOMinnesota native Ryan Dungey, a rising star in the world of motocross racing, dropped in for a visit to WCCO-TV Thursday morning.
St. Jude CEO Arrested In India For Carrying AmmoMedical device maker St. Jude Medical says Chief Executive Daniel Starks was detained by airport police in India Wednesday after they found a single ammunition shell in his clothes.