Medical Technology

Markets Right Now: Energy, tech lead stock gains

Nov 24, 2017

Stocks end a shortened trading day with more record highs as technology and health care companies post solid gains.

How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

Nov 21, 2017

The market's biggest winners this year, technology and health care, powered U.S. stock indexes to more all-time highs on Tuesday

US health agency to crack down on risky stem cell offerings

Nov 16, 2017

U.S. health authorities say they will crack down on doctors pushing stem cell therapies that pose the gravest risks to patients

US regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

Nov 14, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first digital pill that can track whether patients have taken their medicine

Grim search for victims as wildfires grow to size of NYC

Oct 13, 2017

Teams begin grim search for more dead as California wildfires grow to size of NYC

China to allow some drugs based on foreign approvals

Oct 9, 2017

China's government says it will allow use of some drugs and medical devices based on approval by foreign regulators in a move that could help ease access to its health care market

FDA: Drug shortages possible due to Puerto Rico power outage

Oct 6, 2017

FDA says drug shortages possible because of power outages in Puerto Rico after hurricane

How major US stock market indexes fared Thursday

Sep 7, 2017

US stock indexes finished nearly back where they started Thursday as steep losses for banks and insurance companies were balanced out by gains in health care and technology companies

Man charged with trying to steal robotics firm trade secrets

Sep 1, 2017

Federal authorities have charged a dual Chinese and Canadian citizen with trying to steal valuable trade secrets from a Massachusetts surgical robotics company

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as US consumer spending grows

Aug 31, 2017

US stocks rally for the second day in a row after a Commerce Department report said spending by consumers picked up in July