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Medtronic Announces FDA Approval and U.S. Launch of Next Generation Spinal Cord Stimulator for Chronic Pain Management
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Medtronic Announces FDA Approval and U.S. Launch of Next Generation Spinal Cord Stimulator for Chronic Pain Management

DUBLIN – September 18, 2017 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced FDA approval and U.S. launch of the Intellis(TM) platform for the management of certain types of chronic intractable pain. The Intellis platform was designed to overcome limitations with current spinal cord stimulation (SCS) systems, such as battery performance, and can […]

Mazor Robotics Announces Closing of the Third Tranche Equity Investment
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Mazor Robotics Announces Closing of the Third Tranche Equity Investment

September 15, 2017 CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE:MZOR) (NASDAQGM:MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical guidance systems, today announced the closing of the third tranche equity investment by Medtronic pursuant to the executed agreement between the parties, as previously disclosed on August 30, 2017. Mazor […]

Medtronic to set up Israeli R&D centers
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Medtronic to set up Israeli R&D centers

11 Sep, 2017 – Yuval Azulai and Gali Weinreb Medical equipment company Medtronic will be the first company to establish a development center in Israel in cooperation with the Israel Innovation Authority. In return for hiring 100 employees in spheres beyond the company’s existing activity in Israel, the company will receive a $14 million […]

Medtronic Launches Long Term Clinical Study Program of INFUSE Bone Graft in Two Common Spine Procedures: PLF and TLIF
Spine Top Stories

Medtronic Launches Long Term Clinical Study Program of INFUSE Bone Graft in Two Common Spine Procedures: PLF and TLIF

DUBLIN – September 5, 2017 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced the launch of a long term clinical study program to collect prospective data on INFUSE® Bone Graft in Posterolateral Fusion (PLF) and Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) spine procedures. The first patient has been enrolled in the PLF study at […]

Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Enter Next Phase of Strategic Partnership; Medtronic to Make a $40 million Third Tranche Investment in Mazor
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Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Enter Next Phase of Strategic Partnership; Medtronic to Make a $40 million Third Tranche Investment in Mazor

CAESAREA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mazor Robotics Ltd. (MZOR), a pioneer and a leader in the field of surgical guidance systems, today announced that it has entered the next phase of its strategic partnership with Medtronic earlier than planned and their existing agreements have been amended accordingly. The agreements provide for the […]

Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet Lead Europe Motion Preservation Device Market Due to Increased Procedures in the Region
Spine

Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet Lead Europe Motion Preservation Device Market Due to Increased Procedures in the Region

Vancouver, BC — (ReleaseWire) — 07/11/2017 –According to a new series of reports on the U.S. market for spinal implants by iData Research (www.idataresearch.com), growth is largely driven by motion preservation devices, most notably artificial discs, as well as growth in the vertebral compression fracture market. Traditional fusion markets are […]

Medtronic, GlaxoSmithKline team up in $40M equity deal for back-pain startup
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Medtronic, GlaxoSmithKline team up in $40M equity deal for back-pain startup

By kgrayson@bizjournals.com – May 30, 2017 Medtronic has joined in a $40 million round of equity financing for Saluda Medical, a med-tech company with operations in the Twin Cities. Saluda is developing an implantable medical device to treat chronic back pain and other conditions using electrical pulses. The Australia-based company expanded into […]

Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Combine Efforts on the Commercialization of Mazor X™: An Innovative Guidance System for Spine Surgery
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Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Combine Efforts on the Commercialization of Mazor X™: An Innovative Guidance System for Spine Surgery

ORLANDO, Fla., March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mazor Robotics Ltd. is a global leader in the development and distribution of innovative surgical guidance systems for spine and brain surgery. Mazor Robotics Inc., the US subsidiary of Mazor Robotics LTD is recognized as one of largest players in the robotics and […]