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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Mergers and Acquisitions
Abbott (ABT) Files Complaint to Abort $5.8 Billion Alere (ALR) Deal 12/8/2016
Hoya Vision Care Announces Agreement To Acquire Safety Prescription Eyewear Business From 3M Company (MMM) 12/7/2016
Teledyne Acquires Hanson Research Corporation 12/6/2016
DNA Diagnostics Center Announces Acquisition Of IDENTIGENE 12/5/2016
Teleflex Inc. (TFX) Coughs Up $1 Billion for Vascular Solutions (VASC) 12/2/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Divests Tissue Processing Tech to Boston Scientific (BSX) in $75 Million Deal 12/2/2016
DXE Medical Acquires FASTEX AED To Distribute AEDs Nationwide 12/2/2016
Tamarack Biotics Signals Intent To Implement SurePure Technology 12/2/2016
Coloplast (COLOB.CO) Scoops Up Comfort Medical in $160 Million Deal 12/1/2016
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group Acquires Aflex Hose 12/1/2016
Undisclosed Buyer Snags Bay Area Medical Device Facility for $29.8 Million 11/29/2016
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Takes Out Israel Cardiac Device Maker in $690 Million Deal, Adds $1 Billion to Stock Buyback Plan 11/28/2016
Arteriocyte Divests Med Device Unit 11/28/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Closes EndoChoice Acquisition 11/22/2016
Bruker Corporation Completes Acquisition Of Preclinical PET Imaging Business 11/22/2016
Bruker Corporation And Oxford Instruments Announce Acquisition Of Oxford Instruments Superconducting Wire Business By Bruker's BEST Segment 11/18/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Is Gearing Up For A Huge Makeover 11/17/2016
Alere (ALR) Finally Agrees to Fork Over Documents to Abbott (ABT) 11/17/2016
European Union Regulators Said To Approve Abbott (ABT)'s St. Jude Medical (STJ) Acquisition 11/17/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Bags Resectr Tissue Resection Device From Distal Access 11/15/2016
NeoGraft Increases Its Market Lead With Acquisition Of Hair Transplant Device Manufacturer Medicamat 11/15/2016
IntriCon (IIN) Acquires Stake In Hearing Help Express 11/15/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Weighs Sale of Its Alcon (ACL) Eye Care Biz 11/14/2016
Tegra Medical To Be Acquired By SFS Group AG 11/14/2016
Sofregen Medical Acquires SERI Surgical Scaffold Product Line From Allergan (AGN) 11/11/2016
QLT (QLTI) Announces Shareholder Approval Of Matters Related To Strategic Merger And Record Date For Distribution Of Warrants 11/8/2016
Valeant (VRX) Divests Paragon Holdings to Settle FTC Antitrust Charges 11/8/2016
CiToxLAB Acquires AccelLAB, A Canadian CRO Specialized In Pre-Clinical Assessment Of Medical Devices 11/8/2016
Cooper Companies (COO) Coughs Up $168 Million for Smiths Medical's IVF Biz 11/7/2016
Building For A Stronger Future, Seward Announces Merger And Restructuring Plans To Establish FermionX Ltd 11/7/2016
Numotion Expands In Texas, Acquires HME Of Texas 11/4/2016
HealthTronics, Inc. (HTRN) Continues Its Growth In Mobile Medical Technology; Acquires HealthTech Solutions 11/4/2016
Debt-Ridden Valeant (VRX) Exploring Sale of Its Eye Surgery Equipment Biz, Deal Could Bring in $2.5 Billion 11/3/2016
Bruker Corporation Announces Acquisition Of Nucleic Acid Testing (NAT) Assays And Syndromic Panel Technology To Expand Its MALDI Biotyper Platform 11/3/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Announces Acquisition Of The LumenR Tissue Retractor System 11/3/2016
P4 Diagnostix Laboratory Network Announces Acquisition Of Metamark Laboratories 11/2/2016
Vital Images (VTAL) Enters Into An Agreement To Acquire Innovative Healthcare Informatics Company, Karos Health 11/2/2016
Rennova Health Achieves Corporate Milestone With Recent Acquisition Of GENOMAS LLC 11/2/2016
Oculus Innovative Sciences (OCLS) Sells Latin America Business To Invekra S.A.P.I. De C.V. For $19.5 Million In Cash 11/1/2016
Should Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Consider Buying Edwards Lifesciences (EW)? 10/31/2016
St. Jude Medical (STJ) Investors Warily OK Tax Breaks for Senior Execs When Abbott (ABT) Deal is Completed 10/28/2016
ResMed (RMD) CEO Looks to Make Some Cash Off Buyouts Made the Past Year 10/28/2016
Zimmer Biomet Acquires RespondWell Telerehabilitation Platform For Zimmer Biomet Signature Solutions 10/27/2016
Wright Medical Group (WMGI) Wraps Up $32 Million Large Joints Sale to Corin Orthopaedics 10/24/2016
Cepheid (CPHD) Announces Receipt Of Required Regulatory Clearances In Proposed Acquisition 10/24/2016
BioCardia Closes Merger With Tiger X Medical 10/24/2016
Thuasne Purchases UK Orthopedic Bracing Manufacturer 10/24/2016
St. Jude Medical (STJ) And Abbott (ABT) to Sell Some Medical Devices to Terumo in $1.12 Billion Deal 10/19/2016
Standex Acquires Horizon Scientific 10/18/2016
Tecomet Announces Acquisition Of Mountainside Medical 10/17/2016
Hoya Pays $476 Million for Performance Optics 10/13/2016
Abbott (ABT) Says St. Jude Medical (STJ) Heart Device Problem Won't Affect Sale 10/12/2016
Implant Sciences (IMX) Files for Chapter 11 With Deal to Sell to L-3 for $117.5 Million 10/12/2016
PierianDx Acquires Tute Genomics 10/12/2016
Tepha, Inc. Announces Buy-Out Of Its Royalty Obligation To Metabolix 10/11/2016
Alliqua Biomedical (ALQA) Scoops Up Soluble Systems in $35 Million Deal 10/6/2016
After Cutting Hundreds of Hospira-Related Jobs, Pfizer (PFE) Sells Hospira Infusion Systems Biz in in $1 Billion Deal 10/6/2016
Katena Products Announces The Acquisition Of Eagle Vision 10/4/2016
Rumor Has Terumo Eyeing Abbott (ABT)'s Cardio Biz 9/30/2016
Sino Lite Announces Acquisition Of Light Instruments Ltd. 9/29/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Takes Out EndoChoice in $210 Million Deal 9/27/2016
Cantel Medical (CMN) Expands Its Direct Sales Operations In Canada Through The Acquisition Of Its Endoscopy Assets From Vantage Endoscopy 9/27/2016
Natus Medical (BABY) Slams Down $145 Million for GN Otometrics 9/26/2016
NCI Japan Purchases ViewRay MRIdian System 9/21/2016
Hamilton Thorne, Inc. Provides Supplemental Information Regarding Embryotech Laboratories, Inc. Acquisition 9/21/2016
How Abbott (ABT)'s Eye Deal With Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Isn't About Alere (ALR) 9/20/2016
Instrumentation Laboratory Company Acquires CA Casyso AG, Including Tem Subsidiaries And ROTEM Testing Systems 9/20/2016
SynCardia Acquired By Versa Capital Management 9/20/2016
M&A Bonanza Continues as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Pays $4.325 Billion for Abbott (ABT)'s Eye Surgery Biz 9/19/2016
3 Recent Buyouts in Medtech's Ortho Space 9/16/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Says Anything is Possible in Regards to Selling Its Struggling Alcon (ACL) Biz 9/16/2016
Could There be a Marriage Between Valeant (VRX) and Allergan (AGN)? 9/15/2016
Elbit Imaging Ltd. (EMITF) Announces Its Subsidiary, Plaza Centers, Has Completed The Sale Of Riga Plaza For €93.4 Million 9/15/2016
Zimmer Biomet Adds 3D Range-Of-Motion Simulation Capability With Strategic Acquisition Of Clinical Graphics 9/15/2016
China's iCarbonX Buys Israeli Image Recognition Company 9/14/2016
Stryker (SYK) Scoops Up Instratek for Undisclosed Amount 9/14/2016
SQI Diagnostics Sells Second Aqidlite-DH System To Diagnostics Segment Customer 9/12/2016
Apollo Endosurgery And Lpath (LPTN) to Merge 9/9/2016
Valeant (VRX) CEO Says He'll Never Say Never to Selling Core Assets Like Bausch & Lomb 9/8/2016
Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Acquires Distributor In Poland 9/8/2016
Bruker Corporation Signs Agreement To Acquire Oncovision's Preclinical PET Imaging Business 9/7/2016
LabCorp (LH) Successfully Completes Acquisition Of Sequenom (SQNM) 9/7/2016
China-Owned iHealth Pays $106 Million For eDevice Of France 9/7/2016
In2Bones USA Completes Merger To Form i2b Global 9/7/2016
GE Corporation (GE) Makes $685 Million Bid for Swedish 3D Printer Firm Arcam 9/6/2016
Danaher (DHR) Coughs Up About $4 Billion for Diagnostics Maker Cepheid (CPHD) 9/6/2016
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Completes Acquisition Of Assurex Health 9/2/2016
Globus Medical (GMED) Completes Acquisition of Alphatec Holdings’ International Business 9/2/2016
BALT International Acquires Blockade Medical 9/2/2016
Alere (ALR) Lawsuit Accuses Abbott (ABT) of 'Buyer's Remorse' in Proposed Merger 9/1/2016
Nestle SA to Buy British Medtech Phagenesis in Stages 9/1/2016
Henry Ford To Acquire ViewRay MRIdian Linac Research System 9/1/2016
Stryker (SYK)'s Endoscopy Division Acquires Ivy Sports Medicine 9/1/2016
Medical Device Maker Tecomet Goes Up on the Block, Sale Could Bring in $1 Billion+ 8/31/2016
BioPharm Executive: A Look at Who's Next In the Life Sci M&A Boom 8/31/2016
Henry Schein (HSIC) To Acquire Full-Service Dental Distributor Marrodent 8/30/2016
SQI Diagnostics Sells Sqidlite System To Global Pharmaceutical Customer 8/30/2016
The Goldfarb Corporation Acquires Additional Shares of Covalon Technologies Ltd. 8/30/2016
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
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
San Diego's Illumina (ILMN) Jumps on Report of Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) $30 Billion Offer 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



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