Orthovita, Teva in separate merger deals

Orthovita, Teva in separate merger deals

There are 2 comments on the Philly.com story from May 17, 2011, titled Orthovita, Teva in separate merger deals. In it, Philly.com reports that:

Two local companies on Monday surged in the vortex of mergers in the pharmaceutical and medical-device industry - mergers being prompted in part by the worldwide discussion of health-care costs.

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John

Glen Mills, PA

#1 May 17, 2011
Looks like great news for cephalon. I just found out that they laid off all the contract employees. June 15 th is the last day
Nova

Clarks Summit, PA

#2 Feb 10, 2012
Health care costs have risen as technology improves. However, this kind of advancement has its downside. Medical devices and drugs are produced at a faster rate and sometimes released for public use without going through adequate review processes to check for safety. Some of these devices may seem harmless especially if your doctor has total confidence over it. One such device is the surgical tool known as vaginal mesh. You may want to read more about it here: http://www.vaginalmeshlawsuit.com/vaginal-mes...

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