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  1. Some women say a permanent birth control is causing permanent painRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2002 . At the time, the birth control was manufactured by Conceptus, Incorporated. Bayer acquired Conceptus in 2013. Essure received the FDA's most stringent review before it was marketed and ...

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  2. 303 Fetal Deaths May be Linked to Bayer HealthCare's Essure;...Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California alleging that Bayer Healthcare and Conceptus, Inc. , the manufacturers of Essure, "gave substantial and illegal financial inducements to providers to encourage them to use ...

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  3. NovaBay Chairman Mark M. Sieczkarek Named Interim President and CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Vision Monday

    ... profitability." Sieczkarek previously was CEO of Solta Medical (acquired by Valeant Pharmaceuticals) and of Conceptus (acquired by Bayer HealthCare), where he led the launch of the medical device Essure. Prior to that, he was senior vice president ...

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  4. NovaBay's (NBY) CEO Mark Sieczkarek on Q3 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the commercialization of Avenova. Many of you may know me from my past CEO positions at Solta Medical, as well as Conceptus during the commercial launch of the Essure permanent birth control device. Before that I was Senior Vice President and ...

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  5. NovaBay CEO Steps Down Amid Corporate RestructuringRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... he added. Mr. Sieczkarek previously was CEO of Solta Medical, Inc. (acquired by Valeant Pharmaceuticals) and of Conceptus, Inc. (acquired by Bayer HealthCare), where he led the launch of the medical device EssureA . Prior to that, he was Senior Vice ...

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  6. Side effects include...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... Essure was approved by the Federal Drug Administration in 2002. At the time it was manufactured and marketed by Conceptus, Incorporated - though the company was acquired by Bayer HealthCare in 2013. The device comprises two tiny metal ...

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  7. More data sought on birth control device EssureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... The Essure procedure could be done in a doctor's office, required no incisions or general anesthesia, and maker Conceptus Inc. said it was 97 percent effective at preventing pregnancy. The FDA and Bayer HealthCare, which acquired Essure in 2013, are ...

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  8. More data sought on birth control deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... The Essure procedure could be done in a doctor's office, required no incisions or general anesthesia, and maker Conceptus Inc. said it was 97 percent effective at preventing pregnancy. Fast-forward. The FDA and Bayer HealthCare, which acquired ...

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  9. Experts question safety of Essure device linked to painRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2015 | KDWN

    ... received the implant since 2002. Bayer acquired the device through its 2013 acquisition of American device firm Conceptus Inc. for about $1 billion. Essure's warning labeling lists a number of potential risks, including that the device can slip out ...

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  10. Experts question safety of Essure device linked to painRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... received the implant since 2002. Bayer acquired the device through its 2013 acquisition of American device firm Conceptus Inc. for about $1 billion. Essure's warning labeling lists a number of potential risks, including that the device can slip out ...

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  11. Kevin Waters Named Chief Financial Officer Of AccuracyRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... as its Senior Vice President, Finance, in October, 2013. Prior to joining Accuray, Mr. Waters was employed by Conceptus Inc., a global leader in the development and commercialization of innovative device-based solutions in permanent birth control, ...

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  12. Kevin Waters Named Chief Financial Officer Of AccurayRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... as its Senior Vice President, Finance, in October, 2013. Prior to joining Accuray, Mr. Waters was employed by Conceptus Inc., a global leader in the development and commercialization of innovative device-based solutions in permanent birth control, ...

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  13. Schmidt National Law Group Files First Bayer Essure Lawsuit in...Read the original story

    Sep 4, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... was filed number 3:15-cv-03995-LB. The Essure device was designed and manufactured in Mountain View, California by Conceptus Inc., which was later acquired by Bayer Healthcare, LLC. As alleged in the complaint, the Plaintiff suffers "constant daily ...

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