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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Mergers and Acquisitions
Medtronic (MDT) Completes Acquisition Of HeartWare (HTWR) 8/24/2016
Apple (AAPL) Takes Out Tiny Medical Startup Glimpse 8/23/2016
LabCorp (LH)’s Acquisition Of Sequenom (SQNM) Clears Antitrust Review 8/23/2016
BioCardia Signs Merger Agreement With Tiger X Medical Secures Funding To Support Further Development Of Cardiamp Cell Therapy System For The Treatment Of Heart Failure 8/23/2016
Presbia Bags Patent Portfolio for the Presbia Flexivue Microlens 8/22/2016
Rio Grande Neurosciences Backs Out of $22 Million Endonovo Buyout Deal 8/22/2016
San Diego's Illumina (ILMN) Jumps on Report of Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) $30 Billion Offer 8/19/2016
Toshiba Medical Systems Joins Fray to Buy Takeda (TKPYY)'s Chemical Unit 8/19/2016
Canadian Medical Technology Company Laborie Medical Technologies to Become New Subsidiary 8/19/2016
StemCells (STEM) CEO, CFO and Three Directors Stepped Down the Day of Microbot Merger That Boosted Stock Sevenfold 8/18/2016
Molex To Acquire Phillips-Medisize Corporation 8/17/2016
StemCells (STEM) and Microbot Medical Ltd. Announce Strategic Merger 8/16/2016
Merz North America Acquires Aesthetics Medical Device Company ON Light Sciences 8/16/2016
Zimmer Biomet Acquires CD Diagnostics 8/15/2016
Allergan (AGN) Bags Bay Area's ForSight VISION5 in $95 Million+ Deal 8/12/2016
Covidien (COV) Spinout Mallinckrodt (MNK) to Acquire Skin Substitute Developer Stratatech 8/11/2016
Baxter International (BAX), Torrent Pharma and Others Reportedly in Talks to Acquire CLARIS U.S. Injectables Unit 8/10/2016
Pair of Private Equity Players Prep Nearly $1 Billion Offering of Zimmer Biomet Shares 8/10/2016
Abbott (ABT) Still Wants to Break Up With Alere (ALR) Even After Financials Have Been Released 8/9/2016
LabCorp (LH) Commences Cash Tender Offer For All Outstanding Shares Of Sequenom (SQNM) 8/9/2016
Zoetis (ZTS) Makes $80 Million Buy to Extend Its Pipeline in Diagnostics 8/8/2016
Ossen Innovation Proposes Acquisition Of China Glucose Monitoring Device Company 8/5/2016
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Pays $225 Milllion for Fast-Growing Startup Assurex Health 8/4/2016
Cantel Medical (CMN) Pays $52.5 Million Cash for Accutron 8/2/2016
After $371 Million Merger, What's Next for LabCorp (LH) and Sequenom (SQNM)? 7/29/2016
More Reasons for Abbott (ABT) to Walk Away as Alere (ALR) Faces Criminal Probe Over Medicare, Medicaid Billing 7/28/2016
Derma Sciences (DSCI) Shells Out $77.8 Million for BioD 7/28/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Snaps Up Cosman Medical to Beef Up Chronic Pain Biz 7/28/2016
LabCorp (LH) Gobbles Up SoCal's Sequenom (SQNM) for $302 Million 7/27/2016
LabCorp (LH) Announces Agreement To Acquire Sequenom (SQNM) 7/27/2016
Globus Medical (GMED) Pays $80 Million Cash for Alphatec Holdings' International Biz 7/27/2016
BioClinica, Inc. Acquires Compass Research, Marking Strategic Expansion Into U.S. Clinical Trials Site Network 7/25/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) CEO Is Hungry for Acquisitions 7/22/2016
Fresenius SE Bid for Pfizer (PFE)'s Pump Biz Stalled, Pfizer Seeking Other Attractive Offers 7/22/2016
Santen Pharma Bags Microshunt Maker InnFocus for $225 Million 7/20/2016
Hansa Medical Acquires Rights To Cancer Immunotherapy Using Antibody-Modulating Enzymes 7/19/2016
Zimmer Biomet Coughs Up at Least $132 Million for MEDTECH 7/18/2016
Feds Want a Closer Look at Abbott (ABT)-St. Jude Medical (STJ)'s $25 Billion Deal 7/14/2016
Terumo Completes Acquisition Of Sequent Med 7/14/2016
UTC Aerospace Systems Acquires License For Structural Health Monitoring System Technology From Metis Design Corp. 7/13/2016
Investing In Cures For Cancer: GE Healthcare Poised To Lead Industrialization Of Cell Therapy Industry With Acquisition Of Biosafe Group SA 7/13/2016
Endonovo Coughs Up $21.5 Million for Rio Grande Neurosciences 7/11/2016
Corin Orthopaedics Shells Out $33 Million for Wright Medical Group (WMGI)'s Large Joints Business 7/11/2016
Bio-Techne (TECH) Takes Out Advanced Cell Diagnostics in $325 Million Deal 7/7/2016
Merit Medical (MMSI) Acquires DFine For $97.5 Million 7/7/2016
Accuron Technologies Acquires Majority Stake In Aurum Healthcare 7/5/2016
Decision Diagnostics Ends Plans and Communications With Tauriga (TAUG), Concerning Possible Reverse Merger Transaction 7/5/2016
Averna Acquires US-Based Nexjen Systems 7/1/2016
Decision Diagnostics Ends Plans and Communications With Tauriga Sciences Inc. (TAUG) Concerning Possible Reverse Merger Transaction 7/1/2016
Luminex (LMNX) Completes Acquisition Of Nanosphere 6/30/2016
Halt Medical Announces The First Acquisition Of Acessa Guidance System 6/28/2016
Sartorius Corporation Acquires IntelliCyt for $90 Million in Cash 6/28/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Bids $1.1B to Buy Framingham's HeartWare (HTWR) 6/27/2016
Medtronic (MDT) To Expand Heart Failure Portfolio With Acquisition Of HeartWare (HTWR) 6/27/2016
Denmark's Ambu Shells Out $16 Million for ETView Medical, Ltd. 6/24/2016
OSI Systems (OSIS) Pays $269 Million Cash for AS&E 6/22/2016
Photo Research Merges With JADAK 6/22/2016
Ningbo Medical System's Biotech Unit Pays $19.6 Million for Troubled Atherotech Diagnostics Lab 6/22/2016
Paramit Acquires Lathrop Engineering, Unifying Innovators In The Development And Manufacturing Of Complex Medical And Life Science Instrumentation 6/21/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Buys North Irish Medical Imaging Company for Undisclosed Amount 6/21/2016
As Monsanto  (MON) Bid Stalls, Bayer AG (BAYZF) Mulls Sale of $3 Billion Radiology Business 6/20/2016
Japan's Terumo Snaps Up SoCal's Sequent Med for $280 Million 6/14/2016
Zimmer Biomet's Buyout History Worries Some at LDR (LDRH) 6/10/2016
Post Lighting Spinoff, Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Eyes Billion-Dollar Deals 6/8/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Enters Bundled Ortho Implant Space with Responsive Orthopedics Buy 6/8/2016
Allergan (AGN) CEO Dishes on Strategy and Some Of His Battles Over Deals And Mergers 6/7/2016
Zimmer Biomet Shells Out $1 Billion for Spine Surgery Device Firm LDR (LDRH) 6/7/2016
NuVasive (NUVA) Snaps Up Biotronic NeuroNetwork in $98 Million Cash Deal 6/7/2016
H.B. Fuller Company Agrees To Acquire Cyberbond, L.L.C. 6/6/2016
Amarantus Completes Sale Of Diagnostics Division, Announces Fiscal Year 2015 And First Quarter 2016 Financial Results 6/3/2016
Abbott (ABT) Tries to Bail Out of $5.8 Billion Deal as Alere (ALR) Faces Bribery Probes, But it Won't Be Easy 6/3/2016
VWR International, Inc. (VWR) Acquires JM Separations, B.V. 6/2/2016
FUJIFILM's New COO Still Seeking M&A After Failing to Buy Toshiba's Medical Biz 6/2/2016
Activist Investor Carl Icahn's Big Buy of Allergan (AGN) Shares Raises Questions of Influence 6/1/2016
Atos Medical Sold to PE Firm for $946 Million 6/1/2016
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Snaps Up Sividon Diagnostics in $56 Million Deal 6/1/2016
Grifols (GRFS) Coughs Up $50 Million for a 20% Stake in Singulex 5/31/2016
Jawbone Stopped Making Fitness Trackers and Sold Extra Inventory to Third-Party Reseller 5/31/2016
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Expands into Pharma Market, Antes Up $4.2 Billion for FEI Company 5/27/2016
Israeli Startup HIL Applied Medical Acquires US-Based Nanolabz Inc. - En Route To Developing Advanced Cancer Radiotherapy Systems 5/26/2016
Allergan (AGN) Eyes Smaller M&A Deals After $40.5 Billion Sale of Its Generics Unit to Teva (TEVA) is Completed 5/24/2016
Exiqon A/S Has a Backup Plan if Takeover Offer by QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Fails 5/24/2016
Eurofins BioDiagnostics Merges With Eurofins STA To Strengthen Position In The Seed, Plant, And AgBio Diagnostics Markets 5/24/2016
MD Anderson Cancer Center And Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Expand Relationship With Acquisition Of TrueBeam Systems 5/23/2016
Luminex (LMNX) Sweetens Nanosphere Bid to $102 Million 5/23/2016
Novanta (GSIG) To Acquire Reach Technology, Inc. 5/19/2016
Siemens (SI) Bags Cancer Diagnostic Firm Neo New Oncology for Undisclosed Sum 5/19/2016
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Extends Tender Offer Period For Acquisition Of Exiqon A/S 5/19/2016
Smith & Nephew plc (SNN) Sells Truclear Gynecology Biz to Medtronic (MDT) for $350 Million 5/18/2016
PENTAX Medical Company Acquires Controlling Stake in SIMMEDICA 5/18/2016
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Completes Effort To Refocus On Diagnostic Information Services; Updates 2016 Revenue Outlook 5/18/2016
Metabolix Evaluating Strategic Alternatives for its Biopolymers and Yield10 Businesses 5/17/2016
Zimmer Biomet Completes Acquisition Of Cayenne Medical 5/16/2016
DiaSorin S.p.A. Completes Acquisition Of The Focus Diagnostics' Molecular And Immunoassay Product Business From Quest Diagnostics (DGX) 5/16/2016
GE Healthcare's Dealmaking CEO Looks Isn't Interesting in M&A, Seeks Growth from Within Instead 5/16/2016
Baxter International (BAX) Emerges as Frontrunner in $1.2 Billion Bid for Gland Pharma 5/13/2016
Amcor Rigid Plastics Continues Growth Strategy With Acquisition Of Plastic Moulders Limited 5/12/2016
Roche (RHHBY) Has No Plans to Unload Diabetes Testing Business Despite Three Year Low from U.S. Price Cuts 5/11/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes Snaps Up BioMedical Enterprises for Undisclosed Amount 5/10/2016
Woodbridge International Closes ImmunosticsBoditech Med Deal 5/9/2016
BTG plc (BTG.L) Snaps Up Tumor Freezing Firm Galil Medical in $110 Million Deal 5/6/2016
ReWalk (RWLK) Release: Department Of Veterans Affairs Purchases 20 Rewalk Systems To Support National Multi-Center Trial Assessing Personal Exoskeleton System Use 5/5/2016
Halyard Health Announces First Quarter 2016 Results Completes Acquisition Of CORPAK MedSystems 5/4/2016
Miroculus Acquires Kapplex To Advance Diagnostics For Complex Diseases 5/4/2016
4 Medical Device M&A Deals I’d Like To See 5/3/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Rumored to be Selling Its Hospira Pumps Division, With Smiths Group, Fresenius SE and Pamplona Capital Bidding 5/3/2016
PE Firm Snaps Up Symmetry Surgical in $140.3 Million Deal 5/3/2016
Sinocare Coughs Up $200 Million Cash for PTS Diagnostics 5/2/2016
Abbott (ABT) Tries to Back Out of $5.8B Alere (ALR) Deal, But Alere Says It’s Still On 5/2/2016
Stryker (SYK) Coughs Up $52 Million for Stanmore Implants 4/29/2016
Abbott (ABT)'s $25 Billion Bid for St. Jude Medical (STJ) Raises Questions About Pending Alere (ALR) Deal 4/28/2016
AEterna Zentaris (AEZS) Acquires Exclusive U.S. Promotional Rights For APIFINY Prostate Cancer Blood Test 4/28/2016
Toshiba Got the Cash for Its Medical Biz Before the Deal Closed 4/27/2016
Nokia Bets on Digital Health with $190 Million Buy 4/27/2016
MD Anderson Cancer Center To Acquire Elekta Linear Accelerators And Other Radiotherapy Solutions 4/26/2016
Alere (ALR) Received Notice of Default from Group of Bondholders 4/26/2016
Allergan (AGN) Makes Another Deal, Bags Boston's Topokine for $85 Million+ 4/25/2016
Zimmer Biomet Enters Into Definitive Agreement To Acquire Cayenne Medical 4/25/2016
PerkinElmer (PKI) Sells NTD Laboratory Services Business To Eurofins Scientific 4/25/2016
Biogen (BIIB), Regeneron (REGN) and Valeant (VRX) Rank High as Potential Takeover Targets for Allergan (AGN) 4/22/2016
Alere (ALR) Stock Falls as Abbott (ABT) CEO Declines to Comment and Confirm $6 Billion Deal 4/22/2016
Bionik Laboratories Announces Closing Of Acquisition Of Interactive Motion Technologies Inc. 4/21/2016
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Divests Vertebral Augmentation Solutions Business To Stryker (SYK) 4/21/2016
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Divests Vertebral Augmentation Solutions Business to Stryker (SYK) for Undisclosed Amount 4/21/2016
Auris Surgical Robotics Agrees To Acquire Hansen Medical (HNSN) 4/21/2016
Auris Surgical Robotics Snaps Up Bay Area's Hansen Medical (HNSN) in $80 Million Deal 4/20/2016
InfuSystem, Inc. (IFLO) Agrees To Acquire Infusion Pump Assets From InfusAID, LLC 4/18/2016
Tricol International Group Limited Completes Asset Acquisition Of HemCon Medical 4/18/2016
China’s Venus Medtech Snaps Up Transcatheter Technologies 4/18/2016
Ethicon (JNJ) Announces Completion Of Acquisition Of NeuWave Medical 4/14/2016
Novogene Establishes First U.S. Genomic Sequencing Center Located At UC Davis; Acquires Second Illumina (ILMN) Hi-Seq X Ten System 4/14/2016
CryoLife (CRY) Exercises Right to Acquire PhotoFix Bovine Pericardium Patch From Genesee BioMedical 4/14/2016
Halyard Health Shells Out $174 Million for CORPAK MedSystems 4/12/2016
Ossur (OSSR) Coughs Up $39 Million for Touch Bionics 4/11/2016
Stryker (SYK) Acquires Safewire Product Portfolio For Use In Minimally-Invasive (MIS) Spine Procedures 4/11/2016
Aurora Diagnostics Inc. Acquires Pathology Associates Of Sebring 4/11/2016
Valeant (VRX)’s Ackman Says Company Will Not Sell Bausch & Lomb 4/8/2016
Mach 7 Technologies And 3D Medical Complete Merger 4/8/2016
Two Buys Make Adavium the Largest Brazilian Medical Equipment and Diagnostics Company, Nabs $21 Million 4/7/2016
Ampronix Assumes Specific Perkins Healthcare Technologies Assets 4/6/2016
Sterigenics Scoops Up Nelson Laboratories for Undisclosed Sum 4/5/2016
BioTelemetry Announces The Acquisition Of The Epatch Division Of DELTA Danish Electronics, Light And Acoustics 4/1/2016
Fujian Thai Hot Acquires Majority Stake In Alliance Healthcare For $103 Million 3/31/2016
As Flailing Valeant (VRX) Pushes Back Earnings Deadlines, Bausch & Lomb Sale Potentially on the Table 3/30/2016
DiaSorin S.p.A. Shells Out $300 Million for Quest Diagnostics (DGX)'s Focus Diagnostics 3/30/2016
Trinity Medical Devices Acquires Neonatal Product Line From CASMED (CASM) 3/30/2016
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Makes $100 Million Bid to Buy Exiqon A/S 3/30/2016
CASMED (CASM) Sells Neonatal Intensive Care Disposables Product Line 3/30/2016
BioTelemetry Coughs Up $16 Million for VirtualScopics 3/28/2016
Meridian Bioscience (VIVO) Pays $66 Million for Magellan Diagnostics 3/25/2016
Affymetrix (Santa Clara, California) (AFFX) To Engage In Discussions With Origin Technologies 3/24/2016
Affymetrix (Santa Clara, California) (AFFX) Determines Unsolicited Proposal From Origin Technologies Could Lead To Superior Proposal; Adjourns Special Stockholder Meeting On Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Merger Vote Until March 31, 2016 3/23/2016
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Remains Confident That Origin Technologies’ Proposal Is Not Likely To Result In A Superior Proposal 3/23/2016
Origin Technologies and Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) in Acquisition Love Triangle with Affymetrix (Santa Clara, California) (AFFX) 3/23/2016
Affymetrix (Santa Clara, California) (AFFX) Rejects $1.5 Billion Rival Takeover Bid, Favors Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) 3/21/2016
Tekni-Plex To Acquire Sancap Liner Technology 3/21/2016
CryoLife (CRY) Announces Sale of ProCol Distribution Rights And Purchase Option To LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. 3/21/2016
Scandal-Plagued Toshiba Inks Deal to Sell Medical Biz to Canon (CAJ) for $5.9 Billion 3/18/2016
CIVCO Medical Solutions Acquires PCI Medical 3/17/2016
Gyros AB And Protein Technologies Merge To Form Gyros Protein Technologies AB 3/16/2016
Image Technology Laboratories (IMTL) Completes Merger With Image Protect In A Deal Backed By Blackbridge Capital 3/16/2016
Washington University Acquires ViewRay Incorporated Research System To Investigate MRI-Guided Linac Capabilities 3/15/2016
Strand Life Sciences, Venaxis (APPY) Terminate Merger Plans 3/15/2016
Abbott (ABT)'s $5.8 Billion Buy May Lead to Value Destruction for Its Shareholders 3/14/2016
General Electric Company  (GE) to Keep Life-Science Unit Despite Shift to Heavy Industry 3/14/2016
CTS Pays $73 Million Cash for CTG Advanced Materials 3/14/2016
Quantum Plastics Acquires Transfer Solutions' Wheelchair Stabilizing Devices 3/10/2016
Toshiba Gives Canon (CAJ) Exclusive Negotiating Rights for Its $6.2 Billion Medical Biz 3/9/2016
Siemens (SI), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) are Also Reportedly Seeking M&As 3/9/2016
Avant Diagnostics, Amarantus Therapeutics And Theranostics Health Provide Updated Information For Conference Call To Discuss Business Combination 3/8/2016
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX),Apax Partners & Co. Form Joint Venture for Respiratory Solutions 3/8/2016
Farstorps Gård AB Has Divested Hansa Medical Shares 3/8/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Ethicon (JNJ) Snaps Up NeuWave Medical 3/8/2016
Corvia Medical Receives IDE Approval For REDUCE LAP-HF I Clinical Study & Announces Agreement With Strategic Partner For Exclusive Option To Purchase Company 3/7/2016
Bionik Laboratories Enters Into Merger Agreement To Acquire Interactive Motion Technologies, Inc. (IMT) 3/7/2016
Amarantus Diagnostics And Avant Diagnostics To Form 3-Way Business Combination With Theranostics Health 3/7/2016
More Clarity on Who Could Buy Troubled Toshiba's Medical Unit 3/7/2016
Immucor Acquires Sirona Genomics 3/7/2016
FUJIFILM, Canon (CAJ) are Frontrunners for Toshiba’s Medical Device Biz 3/4/2016
GeneNews (GEN.TO) Acquires Full Control Of Innovative Diagnostic Laboratory 3/4/2016
DT MedTech Acquires Worldwide Ownership Of Hintermann Series Of Lower Extremity Replacement And Revision Medical Devices 3/4/2016
Siemens Healthcare (SI) Interested in Further Takeovers 3/3/2016
PromptCare Acquires Boston Home Infusion 3/3/2016
Cantel Medical (CMN) Completes Acquistion Of NAMSA's Sterility Assurance Products Division 3/2/2016
PE Firm Slaps $1.1 Billion Price Tag on Atos Medical 3/2/2016
Zimmer Biomet Acquires Ortho Transmission, LLC And Assets For Pioneering Technology To Restore Limb Amputee Patients 3/2/2016
Sotera Wireless Signs Agreement With Healthtrust For Wireless ViSi Mobile System 3/1/2016
Gloria Pharma Invests $40 Million In Proteus Digital Health, Inc.; Gains Option For China JV 3/1/2016
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Completes Acquisition Of Clinical Laboratory Partners' Outreach Laboratory Service Business In Connecticut 2/29/2016
Struggling Toshiba to Sell Entire Medical Unit 2/29/2016
Dentsply Sirona: Merger Creates The Dental Solutions Company 2/29/2016
Mindray Medical Announces Shareholders' Approval Of Merger Agreement 2/26/2016
MedGenome Bags Lifecode Health’s Assets Including It’s Lab in Foster City 2/25/2016
Hedge Fund Buys Six Percent of RTI Surgical (RTIX), Nominates Four Healthcare Vets for Board 2/25/2016
Vance Street Capital Acquires A&E Medical Corporation 2/25/2016
inviCRO Acquires Molecular NeuroImaging, LLC To Establish Full Spectrum Translational Imaging Capabilities 2/25/2016
ResMed (RMD) Snaps Up Brightree for $800 Million 2/23/2016
DS Healthcare Announces Transformative Acquisition Of Medical Device And Dermatology Businesses 2/22/2016
IBM Watson Health Pays $2.6 Billion for Truven Health to Help You Feel Better Faster 2/19/2016
PE Firms in Talks to Buy Stake in SRL Diagnostics 2/19/2016



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