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Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) is a maker and developer of medical devices. It operates in several segments including Cardiac Rhythm Management, Neuromodulation, Spinal, and Diabetes. It is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. and was founded in 1949.

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