Tissue Regenix Group Plc, a British maker of products to repair skin and other tissues, would be an attractive acquisition target, given its tax and structural advantages, Chief Executive Officer Antony Odell said.
Jacques Servier, the billionaire founder of France’s second-largest drugmaker, Les Laboratoires Servier, who late in life faced accusations of hiding information about life-threatening risks caused by a diabetes drug his companies sold, has died. He was 92.
Medtronic Inc.’s CoreValve replaced damaged aortic valves more safely than expected in patients who can’t tolerate traditional open-heart surgery, leading U.S. regulators to say it won’t need an advisory committee review.
Edwards Lifesciences Corp. accepted restrictions on its Sapien heart valve that may cut U.S. sales $100 million in 2015 in exchange for guarantees Medicare will pay for its use in patients too sick for chest-opening surgery.