Tag: DePuy

Judge cuts $1B verdict against J&J in DePuy Pinnacle hip implant suit
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Judge cuts $1B verdict against J&J in DePuy Pinnacle hip implant suit

January 4, 2017  – By BRAD PERRIELLO A federal judge in Texas again slashed a large jury verdict against Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics over its metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip implant, nearly halving the $1 billion awarded to 6 plaintiffs last month. A Dallas jury in December found that the metal-on-metal pinnacle hip implants were […]

DePuy Synthes Acquires Interventional Spine Expandable Cage Technology to Accelerate Growth in Spine
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DePuy Synthes Acquires Interventional Spine Expandable Cage Technology to Accelerate Growth in Spine

RAYNHAM, Mass., Jan. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes Products, Inc., part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, announced today an asset purchase and development agreement with Interventional Spine, Inc., a privately held manufacturer of expandable cage and minimally invasive surgery (MIS) technologies for spinal fusion. The Interventional Spine agreement is […]

Latest Australian Joint Registry Data Confirm Positive Early Results For the ATTUNE® Knee System
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Latest Australian Joint Registry Data Confirm Positive Early Results For the ATTUNE® Knee System

WARSAW, Ind., Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, today announced that implant survivorship data from the 2016 Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry (AOANJRR) confirm positive early results for DePuy Synthes’ ATTUNE® Knee System.1 These data add to other recent registry evidence which […]

New UK joint registry data confirms positive early results for the DePuy Synthes ATTUNE® Knee System
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New UK joint registry data confirms positive early results for the DePuy Synthes ATTUNE® Knee System

WARSAW, Ind., Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, today announced new clinical evidence of the positive performance of the ATTUNE® Knee System. The data shows the importance of evidence generation to monitor both the outcomes and economic benefits of new technology. New […]

DePuy Synthes Spine introduces new lower back implant that promotes fusion, restores function
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DePuy Synthes Spine introduces new lower back implant that promotes fusion, restores function

October 31, 2016 Today DePuy Synthes Spine, Part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, launched the SYNFIX® Evolution System, a new implant for stand-alone Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF). The SYNFIX Evolution System delivers biomechanical stability to promote fusion and restore function, coupled with instrumentation designed to optimize […]

DePuy Synthes announces availability of ‘Expert Tibial Nail PROtect’ to reduce implant related infections
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DePuy Synthes announces availability of ‘Expert Tibial Nail PROtect’ to reduce implant related infections

October 31, 2016 DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, today announced the availability of Expert Tibial Nail PROtect, the only tibial nail with a resorbable antibiotic coating designed to provide additional protection from bacterial colonization for patients who are at high risk of infection. Infection […]

DePuy Synthes Companies Launches Portable Spine Imaging System to Help Expand Access to Advanced Visualization and Improve Patient Outcomes
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DePuy Synthes Companies Launches Portable Spine Imaging System to Help Expand Access to Advanced Visualization and Improve Patient Outcomes

BOSTON – OCTOBER 26, 2016 – Image-guided surgery systems that provide real-time guidance for minimally invasive spine surgery can help improve patient outcomes, but these systems are costly for many hospitals. Surgeons may rely on checking implant placement with multiple static X-ray images that do not provide the real-time guidance of […]

New Hand System From DePuy Synthes Companies Designed to Address Patient and Surgeon Needs Through Innovation and Versatility
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New Hand System From DePuy Synthes Companies Designed to Address Patient and Surgeon Needs Through Innovation and Versatility

West Chester, PA – (July 19, 2016) – Today DePuy Synthes Trauma* announced the launch of the Variable Angle Locking Hand System, a comprehensive and versatile system of anatomically contoured and low-profile plates to treat hand fractures and correct deformities. The system features the company’s proprietary Variable Angle Locking technology. […]

DEPUY SYNTHES COMPANIES ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF BIOMEDICAL ENTERPRISES, INC., A LEADER IN SMALL BONE FIXATION
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DEPUY SYNTHES COMPANIES ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF BIOMEDICAL ENTERPRISES, INC., A LEADER IN SMALL BONE FIXATION

WEST CHESTER, Pa. – May 9, 2016 – DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., part of the DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson, announced today that it has acquired privately-held BioMedical Enterprises, Inc. (BME), a leading manufacturer of Nitinol orthopaedic implants for small bone fixation. The implants are used to treat bunions, […]

Rainbow Medical to Collaborate With Johnson & Johnson Innovation
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Rainbow Medical to Collaborate With Johnson & Johnson Innovation

HERZLIYA, Israel, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Rainbow Medical, a company owned by Leon Recanati, Efi Cohen-Arazi and Yossi Gross, is dedicated to the development of medical device companies. Today they announced a collaboration with Medos International Sarl, part of the DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson. This deal was facilitated by Johnson & Johnson Innovation. […]

Johnson & Johnson Announces Actions To Strengthen Medical Devices Leadership Position In Evolving Healthcare Marketplace
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Johnson & Johnson Announces Actions To Strengthen Medical Devices Leadership Position In Evolving Healthcare Marketplace

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:  JNJ) today announced restructuring actions in its Medical Devices businesses to better serve the needs of customers and patients in today’s evolving healthcare marketplace.  The company is undertaking actions to strengthen its go-to-market model, accelerate the pace of innovation, further prioritize key […]

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Globus Medical Announces Litigation Settlement Agreement

AUDUBON, Pa., Jan. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Globus Medical, Inc. (NYSE:GMED), a leading musculoskeletal implant manufacturer, today announced DePuy Synthes Products, Inc., DePuy Synthes Sales, Inc. and Globus Medical, Inc. have settled four patent infringement lawsuits concerning spinal implant technologies. The terms of the settlement have not been disclosed but […]