Robert Weisman

Weisman covers the healthcare and life sciences industries for the Business section. He was a business reporter and editor for the Hartford Courant and the Seattle Times before joining the Globe in 2000.

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Abiomed wins approval for heart pump

By , Globe Staff

The Danvers company has built a growing franchise in minimally invasive heart pumps.

Medtronic finalizes $42.9b Covidien deal

By , Globe Staff

The deal for Mansfield-based Covidien is one of the largest ever in the medical technology sector.

Healey opposes deal with Partners HealthCare

By and , Globe Staff

Attorney General Maura Healey said she’ll file an antitrust suit if a state judge rejects the pact Partners signed with Martha Coakley.

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At Amrheins, you can have your figs, and steak tips, too

By , Globe Staff

Amrheins Restaurant now occupies a perch straddling the old and new Bostons. That makes it an ideal place for a business lunch.