CLEVELAND Personalized medicine particularly as it pertains to cancer treatments is the focus of this year's Cleveland ClinicMedical Innovation Summit. The 12th annual summit titled, "This time It's Personal," will bring in more than 1,500 attendees to the Cleveland Convention Center.
There is certainly no shortage of stories (or controversy) in the world of med tech, and here are a couple of stories that kept a lot of people glued to their computer screens (more or less) recently.
Chinese authorities reported on Aug. 16 that they would establish a methodology to promote Chinese medical devices among top tier hospitals nationwide. The government made the announcement at a joint meeting of the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) and the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).