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Bioventus appoints new member to board of managers

September 29, 2016

Bioventus has appointed Michael Minogue to its board of managers.

“We are pleased to have Michael Minogue join our board as we continue to grow Bioventus,” Tony Bihl, Bioventus chief executive officer, said in a press release. “His leadership at Abiomed, bringing life changing medical technologies through development and into the health care markets globally, will be invaluable to our mission to be a global leader in orthobiologics. We look forward to working with Michael as we continue to execute on our growth strategies.”

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Study links young age, meniscal tears to delayed ACL reconstruction

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FDA News

FDA announces class I recall for DePuy Synthes power tool system battery adaptors

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Predictors of Hospital Readmission After Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, September 21, 2016
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CME

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British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2016

British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2016

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