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For Some Companies, Puerto Rico Financial Impact Uncertain

Lantheus Holdings, Becton Dickinson are among manufacturers to say in recent financial reports that the hurricane has ongoing impacts for the companies.

Medical Device Puerto Rico

Hurricane Recovery Costs Vary For Medtech Firms, Q3 Reports Show

While several device companies said they expected only minimal financial impact from the destruction of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico (as well as from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in Texas and Florida) some firms, including Baxter and Integra, anticipate losses of tens of millions of dollars, according to Q3 earnings reports.

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Start-Up Spotlight: Peripal, Easing Peritoneal Dialysis For ESRD

Peritoneal dialysis (PD) can allow renal patients to dialyze at home, but connecting one’s catheter to the equipment carries an infection risk and is too tricky for some patients. Swiss startup Peripal AG, which closed a Series A1 round with prominent Swiss investors in July, is betting that its patient-aid device will make PD easier and safer while cutting costs for medical systems.

Renal StartUps and SMEs

Appointments: Gyroscope, Urovant, Horizon, Modus, Allied Minds And Adherium

This week's roundup includes CEO appointments by Gyroscope Therapeutics, Urovant Sciences and Nevoii Pharmaceuticals, in addition to various other high-level appointments by companies including, Horizon Pharma, Veloxis Pharmaceuticals, Modus Therapeutics and Adherium.

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