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B. Braun's Bet on Balloons

Until now, B. Braun, one of the oldest players in cardiovascular devices, has been comfortable in its niche. B. Braun's cardiovascular business is actually made up of two units, one that makes products for interventional radiologists and surgeons in the peripheral field, the other on a range of devices used in interventional cardiology. But the investment the company is making in a new technology, drug-eluting balloons, could be disruptive, if not to interventional cardiology, at least to the cardiovascular device companies and none more so than B. Braun itself.
Medical Device Platform Technologies

In Devices, Abbott Bulks Up: An Interview with Rick Gonzalez

Abbott's recent acquisition of Guidant's vascular business was an important boost in the company's efforts to build a major cardiovascular franchise, but it was only the latest in a concerted effort to create a broad-based device business. One of the key architects of Abbott's growth in the field is COO Rick Gonzalez. In the an interview, Gonzalez looks back on a career that has taken him to the top at Abbott and reflects on what the Guidant deal and other important moves will mean to Abbott's device operations.
Medical Device Leadership

Pathway Medical: Pursuing the Hawk

Two years ago, Pathway Medical was nearly out of business. Now it's back, pursuing one of the hottest opportunities in cardiovascular medicine: atherectomy to treat peripheral artery disease.
Medical Device

In Heart Valves, The End of Watchful Waiting?

Health Research International has just issued a report, "US Opportunities in Heart Valve Disease Management." According to the report, the market for valve replacement and repair products will grow from more than $500 million in 2004 to some $900 million in 2010, with the greatest growth occurring in percutaneous valve products.
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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Diagnostic Imaging Equipment & Supplies
    • Implantable Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
      • Minimally or Less Invasive
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cardiovascular
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Public
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • Europe
      • Western Europe
        • Benelux
          • Netherlands
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Jomed NV
  • Senior Management
  • George Quinoy, VP, Sales & Mktg.
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  • Jomed NV
    Phone: (31) 4335 867 50
    Bamfordweg 1
    6235 NS Ulestraten,