St. Jude gets big boost from 'Boston debacle'

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Troubles at rival Boston Scientific contributed to first quarter results that far exceeded analyst expectations for Little Canada-based St. Read more
Lay offs

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Apr 21, 2010
St Jude should lay off some managers in their IT dept!

Since: Mar 09

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#2 Apr 21, 2010
Many figured that Boston Sci's acquisition of Guidant would eventually strangle the company, but I had no idea it could unravel so quickly.

But then again, Boston Sci is really good at taking a sucessful organization and ruining it. First, SciMed, now Guidant. Might as well call them the Grim Reaper of medical technology.

Too bad the party's over. too much debt to go buy any new technology & the internal pipeline is dry.
Mr DNR

Saint Paul, MN

#3 Apr 22, 2010
I guess medical alley should watch out! Hope the research at the U of M works out so they can just clone new internal organs!

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