Tag: acquisition

NuVasive Announces Acquisition Of Vertera Spine
Spine Top Stories

NuVasive Announces Acquisition Of Vertera Spine

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally-integrated solutions, today announced the acquisition of Vertera Spine, a privately-held medical device company developing and commercializing highly innovative interbody implants for spinal fusion using patented porous polyetheretherketone […]

Globus Medical Announces Acquisition of Robotics Developer KB Medical
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Globus Medical Announces Acquisition of Robotics Developer KB Medical

AUDUBON, Pa., Aug. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Globus Medical, Inc. (GMED), a leading musculoskeletal solutions manufacturer, today announced that the acquisition of KB Medical, SA, a robotic developer based in Lausanne, Switzerland, closed during the second quarter of 2017. “The acquisition of KB Medical demonstrates Globus Medical’s continued commitment […]

MedShape Sells ExoShape® ACL Product Line to CONMED Corporation
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MedShape Sells ExoShape® ACL Product Line to CONMED Corporation

ATLANTA, July 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MedShape, Inc., the industry leader in orthopaedic devices using advanced functional materials, announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement with CONMED Corporation (Nasdaq:CNMD) for CONMED to acquire the ExoShape® ACL Fixation System. The acquisition, which closed July 3, 2017, includes both the ExoShape FEMORAL and TIBIAL Soft […]

DePuy Synthes Announces Acquisition of Sentio, LLC to Enable Innovation in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
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DePuy Synthes Announces Acquisition of Sentio, LLC to Enable Innovation in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

RAYNHAM, Mass. – June 27, 2017 – DePuy Synthes Products, Inc., part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies*, announced today that it has acquired Innovative Surgical Solutions, LLC, doing business as Sentio, LLC, a privately-held company based in Wixom, Michigan that markets innovative nerve localization technology for spine […]

Stryker announces definitive agreement to acquire NOVADAQ Technologies Inc.
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Stryker announces definitive agreement to acquire NOVADAQ Technologies Inc.

By GlobeNewswire Kalamazoo, Michigan – June 19, 2017- Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today a definitive agreement to acquire NOVADAQ Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:NVDQ; TSX:NDQ) for US$11.75 per share, or US$701 million with a net purchase price of US$654 million, reflecting net cash of approximately US$47 million. NOVADAQ is a leading developer of fluorescence imaging […]

MedPlast Announces Agreement To Acquire Vention Medical Device Manufacturing Business
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MedPlast Announces Agreement To Acquire Vention Medical Device Manufacturing Business

TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MedPlast, Inc., a global services provider to the medical device industry, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vention Medical’s Device Manufacturing Services business.   The acquisition broadens MedPlast’s portfolio of capabilities and bolsters its position as a leading services provider […]

Wenzel Spine Announces Acquisition of Interspinous & Facet Fixation Product Platforms
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Wenzel Spine Announces Acquisition of Interspinous & Facet Fixation Product Platforms

February 22, 2017 AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Wenzel Spine, Inc., a medical technology company focused on providing minimally invasive solutions for the treatment of spinal disorders, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the PrimaLOK™ SP Interspinous Fusion System and PrimaLOK™ FF Facet Fixation System from OsteoMed, LLC. The […]

Kuros closes acquisition of Xpand creating a leading commercial-stage orthobiologics company
Biologics

Kuros closes acquisition of Xpand creating a leading commercial-stage orthobiologics company

25 Jan 17 Kuros Biosciences (SIX:KURN) today announced the closing of the all-share strategic acquisition of Xpand Biotechnology B.V. of Bilthoven, the Netherlands. The takeover accelerates Kuros’ transition to commercial stage with two products expected to be ready for commercialization in the European Union this year, one of which may […]

AMA: Court Order in Aetna-Humana Merger Halts a Bad Deal for Elderly Patients
Regulatory

AMA: Court Order in Aetna-Humana Merger Halts a Bad Deal for Elderly Patients

Statement attributed to: Andrew W. Gurman, M.D., President, American Medical Association “Elderly patients were the big winners today as a federal court imposed an injunction on Aetna’s $37 billion acquisition of Humana. The court ruling halts Aetna’s bid to become the nation’s largest seller of Medicare Advantage plans and preserves […]

Amplitude Surgical: Acquisition of a 50% Stake in SOFAB Orthopédie, a Strategic Industrial Subcontractor
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Amplitude Surgical: Acquisition of a 50% Stake in SOFAB Orthopédie, a Strategic Industrial Subcontractor

December 12, 2016 VALENCE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Amplitude Surgical (Paris:AMPLI) (ISIN: FR0012789667, Ticker: AMPLI, PEA-PME eligible), a leading player on the global surgical technology market for lower-limb orthopedics, announces having acquired a 50% stake in SOFAB Orthopédie, a longstanding strategic industrial subcontractor. Commenting on this newly-acquired stake, Olivier Jallabert, Chairman […]

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JLL Partners and Water Street Announce New Investment in Medical Device Services Provider

CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic investor focused exclusively on the health care industry, and JLL Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm, announced today that they have acquired MedPlast, Inc.  Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, MedPlast is a leading global services provider to the medical device industry. MedPlast offers […]

Tecomet Inc. Announces Acquisition of Mountainside Medical
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Tecomet Inc. Announces Acquisition of Mountainside Medical

WILMINGTON, Mass., Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Tecomet Inc., a global provider of innovation, design & development services and manufacturing solutions for OEMs in the medical and aerospace & defense industries, today announced the acquisition of Mountainside Medical, a supplier of complex, high precision medical device components and instruments used in minimally […]

Amplitude Surgical: Acquisition of the Remaining Minority Interests (40%) in the Brazilian Subsidiary
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Amplitude Surgical: Acquisition of the Remaining Minority Interests (40%) in the Brazilian Subsidiary

September 16, 2016 VALENCE, France–(BUSINESS WIRE) Amplitude Surgical (Paris:AMPLI) (ISIN: FR0012789667, Ticker: AMPLI, PEA-PME eligible), a leading French player on the global surgical technology market for lower-limb orthopedics, announces the acquisition of the remaining minority interests (40%) in its Brazilian subsidiary. Olivier Jallabert, Chairman and CEO of Amplitude Surgical, says: […]