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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Mergers and Acquisitions
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) To Acquire MemorialCare Health System's Laboratory Outreach Service Business 7/1/2015
Bankrupt Health Diagnostic Laboratory May Be Up for Sale 7/1/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Investors Urging Company to Dump Diabetes Unit May Have to Wait 6/30/2015
General Electric Company  (GE) Inches Closer to $20 Billion Asset-Sale Target 6/30/2015
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Forks Over $312 Million Cash for TEI Biosciences and TEI Medical 6/29/2015
BSN Medical GmbH Bags FarrowMed for Undisclosed Sum 6/29/2015
BSN Medical Acquires FarrowMed To Further Expand Its Lymphoedema Therapy Solutions 6/29/2015
Birth of Zimmer Biomet 6/26/2015
ATL Technology Announces Acquisition Of MedConx, Inc. And Expanded Global Footprint 6/26/2015
Cinven to Buy Synlab Following Recent Acquisition of Labco S.A. 6/26/2015
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Signs Agreement To Acquire Research Chemicals Leader Alfa Aesar 6/25/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) and Cyberonics (CYBX) Unveil Name of Combined Company: LivaNova 6/25/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) To Acquire Zimmer (ZMH)'s Unicondylar Knee System In US Market 6/24/2015
Mela Sciences (MELA) Acquires PhotoMedex's XTRAC and VTRAC Businesses for $42.5M 6/24/2015
Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) To Acquire Majority Interest In Jorgen Kruuse A/S 6/23/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Acquires Aptus Endosystems Inc. for $110 Million 6/22/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Divulges Stake in Arsenal Medical 6/22/2015
MESA Group Continues Geographic Expansion Of Diagnostic Imaging Multi-Vendor Service Footprint With Acquisition Of Sigil In France 6/22/2015
BC Technical Acquires Atlas Medical Technologies 6/22/2015
Medical-Laser Company Lumenis (LUME) Agrees to $510 Million Cash Buyout 6/19/2015
Can-Fite BioPharma (CFBI) Subsidiary OphthaliX Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Improved Vision Systems 6/19/2015
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WMGI) And Tornier Shareholders Approve All Proposals Related To Merger 6/19/2015
Hill-Rom Antes Up $2.05 Billion for Welch Allyn 6/18/2015
Nortech Systems Acquires Devicix 6/18/2015
Bayer (BAY) Sells Diabetes Care Biz to Panasonic Healthcare for $1.15 Billion 6/11/2015
Elekta Release: Samsung Medical Center Acquires Asia's First Leksell Gamma Knife Icon System 6/10/2015
Bigfoot Biomedical to Relocate to Milpitas After Snagging Asante Solutions Assets 6/10/2015
Kyma Medical Plays With $35 Million Buyout Offer From Unnamed Suitor 6/8/2015
Bio-Techne (TECH) Agrees To Acquire Cliniqa Corporation 6/5/2015
Vasomedical (VASO) Picks Up Network Service Company NetWolves for $18 Million 6/5/2015
GE Corporation (GE) Hires Banks to Unload $20 Billion of Assets 6/4/2015
Medtronic (MDT) CEO Sniffing for Early-Stage Acquisitions 6/4/2015
Leica Microsystems Buys OCT Company Bioptigen for Undisclosed Sum 6/3/2015
Entest Biomedical, Inc. In Discussions To Acquire Nanotechnology Delivery System For Cancer Therapy 6/2/2015
Eurofins Antes Up $50 Million for Diatherix 6/2/2015
Zimmer (ZMH) Announces Agreements In Furtherance Of Pending Biomet Inc. Merger 5/29/2015
Hasco Medical (HASC) Entering Texas Market 5/29/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Finally Agrees to Sell Cordis (JNJ) to Cardinal Health (CAH) 5/29/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Ponders Over Surgical Instruments Unit Sale 5/29/2015
Cardinal Health (CAH) Binding Offer To Acquire Cordis (JNJ) Accepted 5/28/2015
Great Basin Corporation Reports 112 U.S. Customers, Reaffirms Guidance For 2015 Customer Acquisition 5/28/2015
Cinven to Buy France's Labco for $1.3 Billion 5/28/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Hunts for Acquisitions in China 5/27/2015
Inditherm In £7.2 Million Tie-Up With Inspiration Healthcare 5/26/2015
Sorin Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting Approves Merger With Cyberonics (CYBX) 5/26/2015
Chinese Firm Sinocare Eyes Bayer (BAY)'s Diabetes Business 5/22/2015
Singulex, Inc. Announces EMD Group (EMD Millipore Headquarters) To Acquire Exclusive Rights To Singulex's Ultra-Sensitive Single Molecule Counting (SMC) Technology 5/21/2015
New York's ConMed (CNMD) Ripe for M&A Spree, Says Analyst 5/21/2015
Molex Acquires ProTek Medical 5/19/2015
Is Bayer (BAY) Eyeing Sirtex Medical (SRX.AX)? 5/19/2015
Oncologix Tech, Inc.  (OTCBB: OCLG) Provides Acquisition Update 5/15/2015
Kips Bay Medical May Have to Consider Selling Business or Pulling Plug on eSVS Surgical Mesh Trials 5/15/2015
Affymetrix (Santa Clara, California) (AFFX) Scoops Up Eureka Genomics's Assets for $15 Million Cash 5/14/2015
FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of TeraMedica 5/13/2015
Debiotech Gets Option To Acquire Exclusive Rights From Isense For The Use Of Its CGM With Patch Pumps 5/11/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Acquires Interactive Software Technology To Drive Supply Chain Optimisation And Improve Savings For Syncera Customers 5/6/2015
Akers Biosciences, Inc. Signs Agreement To Sell METRON Breath Ketone Test Online, With Key Focus On Amazon.com (AMZN) Marketplace 5/6/2015
Welch Allyn Adds Medical Scales To Physical Assessment Portfolio With Scale-Tronix Asset Acquisition 5/5/2015
Microbrush International Announces Acquisition Of DentiSmart 5/4/2015
Agilent Technologies Inc. (A) To Acquire Cartagenia n.v., Leading Provider Of Software To Enable Clinical Analysis Of Genomics Data 5/4/2015
Helix Medical Snags Silicone Tubing Portfolio from W. L. Gore & Associates for Undisclosed Sum 5/4/2015
Progenity Acquires Carmenta Bioscience For Proprietary Preeclampsia Technology; Appoints Matthew Cooper Chief Scientific Officer 4/29/2015
TriCore Reference Laboratories Announces Merger With Rhodes Group Products And Services 4/27/2015
Stryker Betting on MAKO (MAKO) and Anti-Stroke Devices, Eyes More M&As to Drive Growth 4/24/2015
Hatch Medical To Broker Asset Sale Of Quellent’s Dripad Technology 4/24/2015
Sectra (SECTB) To Acquire Partner In Denmark 4/24/2015
Invacare (IVC) Completes Sale And Leaseback Transaction 4/24/2015
Ergoresearch Inc. (ERG) Announces It Entered Into A Letter Of Intent To Acquire 49% Of The Shares Of Orthoconcept (2008) Inc. 4/23/2015
InfuSystem, Inc. (IFLO) Announces Acquisition Of Ciscura's Infusion Pump Fleet 4/21/2015
St. Jude Medical (STJ) to Pay $175 Million for Spinal Modulation 4/20/2015
Agilent Technologies Inc. (A) Recommends Stockholders Reject TRC Capital’s “Mini-Tender” Offer 4/20/2015
Sparton Corp. (SPA) Picks Up Hunter Technology for $55 Million Cash 4/17/2015
CollabRx, Inc., Medytox to Merge 4/16/2015
Is Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Eyeing Large M&As? 4/15/2015
Zimmer (ZMH) Announces Extension Of Outside Date For The Pending Biomet Inc. Merger 4/14/2015
Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (ROSG) Completes Acquisition Of PersonalizeDx 4/14/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN)-Cyberonics (CYBX) Merger Receives U.S. Antitrust Approval 4/14/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN)-Cyberonics (CYBX) Merger Receives U.S. Antitrust Approval 4/14/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Grabs CAPP Medical, a "Liquid Biopsy" Startup Targeting Cancer 4/14/2015
Laborie Medical Technologies Acquires Medical Measurement Systems 4/13/2015
The Inside Story Behind Cellular Dynamics’ $307 Million Sale To FUJIFILM 4/10/2015
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Tacks For Sale Sign on Connecticut Lab 4/9/2015
Optio Labs Announces The Acquisition Of Oculis Labs, And Names Oculis Founder, Dr. Bill Anderson, As Chief Product Officer 4/8/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes is Selling Its Land and Building in India 4/8/2015
Regulatory Agencies In Asia And The U.S. Purchase Multiple Licenses Of Simulations Plus (SLP) Software 4/6/2015
Ambry Genetics Acquires Progeny Software, LLC 4/2/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Snaps Up Bay Area Medtech Firm Xlumena for $75 Million 4/2/2015
NuVasive (NUVA) CEO's Outster Makes M&A More Likely 4/2/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Moves Into Integrated Diabetes Care With Buy 4/2/2015
Uroplasty, Inc. (UPI) And Vision-Sciences, Inc. (VSCI) Complete Merger 4/1/2015
Panasonic Healthcare to Bid for Bayer (BAY) Diabetes Business 3/31/2015
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Secures Option to Acquire eNeura Inc. 3/31/2015
Uroplasty, Inc. (UPI) And Vision-Sciences, Inc. (VSCI) Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement 3/30/2015
EU Approves $13 Billion Biomet Inc.-Zimmer (ZMH) Merger 3/30/2015
Former Sales Manager Buys WS Rothband & Co in €1.4M Deal 3/27/2015
Medovex Corp. Closes Acquisition Of Streamline, Inc. 3/27/2015
PAREXEL International (PRXL) Announces Execution Of Definitive Agreement To Acquire Quantum Solutions India, Strengthening Leadership In Pharmacovigilance Services 3/26/2015
Erba Diagnostics Enters Agreement To Sell Former Facilities For $23 Million 3/26/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Completes Acquisition Of Sophono, Minimally Invasive Bone Conduction Hearing Implant Technology 3/26/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Plans to Shed Respiratory Devices Biz After CareFusion Corporation Deal 3/25/2015
Zimmer (ZMH) Announces Clearance By The Japan Fair Trade Commission Of The Pending Biomet Inc. Merger 3/25/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Signs Merger Agreement With Cyberonics (CYBX) 3/24/2015
Global Enterprises Group, Inc. (GLHO) To Acquire Predictive Therapeutics, LLC 3/24/2015
Bay Area's Simplify Medical Bought By Australian PE Firm 3/23/2015
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Ponders Over 2016 IPO as Lighting Biz Bidding War Continues 3/20/2015
VCA Inc. To Acquire Reference Laboratory Division (AVRL) From Abaxis, Inc. (ABAX) 3/19/2015
Heraeus Holding GmbH Enters Agreement To Acquire NeoMetrics 3/18/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Completes Acquisition Of CareFusion Corporation 3/17/2015
Struggling Amorfix to Explore Strategic Alternatives 3/16/2015
European Commission Clears Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Acquisition Of CareFusion Corporation 3/16/2015
Private Equity Firms Battle for Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG)'s 123 Year Old $2.6 Billion Lighting Biz 3/12/2015
Mounting Hospira Recalls and Plant Woes Will Soon be Pfizer (PFE)'s Problem 3/12/2015
Brookhaven Medical Snaps Up FutureMatrix Interventional, CreatiVasc Medical 3/11/2015
Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Agrees To Sell $7.65 Billion Of Senior Notes In Connection With Pending Merger With Biomet Inc. 3/11/2015
Medovex Corporation Enters Into Merger Agreement To Acquire Streamline, Inc. 3/10/2015
Gour Medical Acquires Worldwide Rights To A Dual Orexin Receptor Antagonist For Potential Use In The Veterinary Field 3/10/2015
Synaptive Medical Acquires ClearCanvas To Help Redefine The Standard Landscape Of Medical Imaging 3/9/2015
Concordia Healthcare (CXR.TO) Snags Some Assets of Covis Pharma for $1.2 Billion 3/9/2015
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Forks Out $2.3 Billion for Respiratory Drug and Device Maker Ikaria 3/6/2015
Digirad Corporation (DRAD) Acquires MD Office Solutions 3/6/2015
Why This Move Indicates Stryker May Not Buy Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) 3/5/2015
HemaCare Corp. (HEMA) Sells Therapeutic Apheresis Assets to Fresenius Medical Care (FMS) 3/4/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Snags Endo International (ENDP)'s Urology Portfolio in Deal Worth $1.65 Billion 3/4/2015
Cardinal Health (CAH) Ponies Up $1.944 Billion Cash for Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Cordis (JNJ) 3/3/2015
AngioDynamics (ANGO) Looks to Get In on EmboMedics 3/3/2015
BC Technical Acquires Eclipse Systems 3/3/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Acquires Colombian Distributor 3/3/2015
American Biosurgical Acquires MTI Corporation 3/3/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Acquires CRISI Medical Systems 3/3/2015
With Merger Behind Them, Cyberonics (CYBX) Expects Growth in Houston 3/2/2015
Nikon Corporation (NINOF.PK) Pushes Into Medtech With $400 Million Optos Plc (OPTS.L) Buy 3/2/2015
Cyberonics (CYBX), Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) to Merge in $2.7 Billion Deal With Relocation to London 2/27/2015
Globus Medical (GMED) Buys Branch Medical Group for $52.9 Million Cash 2/26/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Nears $2 Billion Deal to Buy Endo International (ENDP)'s Device Biz: Report 2/26/2015
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Superbug Patient Sues Olympus Corporation (OCPNF) Over Contaminated Endoscopes 2/26/2015
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Snaps Up Maker of Device for Overactive Bladders 2/25/2015
Sotera Wireless Acquires Reflectance Medical 2/25/2015
3M Company (MMM) Buys Polypore Unit for $1 Billion 2/24/2015
VolitionRX Acquires Direct Ownership Of Nucleosomics Technology Patent 2/24/2015
Bayer AG (BAYZF) May Have a Buyer for Diabetes Biz 2/23/2015
Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH) Revealed as Top Suitor for Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s $2 Billion Cordis Corporation (JNJ) Unit 2/23/2015
Cantel Medical (CMN) Acquires DentaPure Dental Waterline Disinfection System 2/23/2015
Valtronic Expands Capability With New Viscom Purchase: Automated Optical Inspection System 2/23/2015
Tekni-Plex's Plan To Acquire Gallazzi's Italian Pharma Blister Film, Adhesive Tape Substrate Film Businesses Has Been Approved 2/23/2015
3M Company (MMM) To Acquire Ivera Medical Corporation 2/20/2015
Fosun Pharma in Talks to Buy Lumenis Ltd. (LUME) for $480 Million 2/19/2015
Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) (LH) Completes Acquisition Of Covance Inc. (CVD) 2/19/2015
Hearing Aid Maker William Demant in Talks to Buy Audika for $191 Million 2/18/2015
TE Connectivity To Acquire AdvancedCath 2/18/2015
Covance Inc. (CVD) Stockholders Approve Acquisition By Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) (LH) 2/18/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Bets on Technology That Sees Through the Skin 2/17/2015
United Medical Systems Acquires Litho Of America 2/16/2015
Oncologix Tech, Inc.  (OTCBB: OCLG) Sees Immediate Results With Acquisition Of EsteemCare, Inc. 2/12/2015
Molecular Response (MRL) Announces Sale of Business Unit To Crown Bioscience, Inc. 2/12/2015
Bayer AG (BAYZF) Starts Life Science Reorg; Actively Exploring Sale of Diabetes Unit 2/12/2015
GSI Group (GSIG) To Acquire Applimotion Inc. For $13 Million In Cash 2/12/2015
Novigenix Acquires Blood-Based Molecular Diagnostics Test Colox® And Prepares Its Further Commercial Rollout In Switzerland And Europe To Improve The Early Detection Of Colorectal Cancer 2/12/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes Snaps Up Olive Medical for Hi-Def Surgery System 2/11/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Snaps Up German Genomics Firm Signature Diagnostics AG 2/11/2015
Soochow University Medical College Installs MILabs SPECT-CT 2/11/2015
Zimmer (ZMH) Provides Update On The European Commission (EC) Review Process Relating To The Pending Merger With Biomet Inc. 2/10/2015
ResMed Inc. (RMD) Acquires Jaysec, A Leader In Internet-Based Software Solutions For Home Medical Equipment Providers 2/10/2015
OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OMCM) Acquires IRT Technology From Clinquest 2/6/2015
Pro-Dex, Inc. (PDEX) Announces Acquisition Of Fineline Molds 2/5/2015
Battery Ventures-Owned Data Innovations Acquired By Unit Of Roper Industries 2/5/2015
Misonix Incorporated (MSON) Grabs Remaining Exclusive BoneScalpel™ Biz From Aesculap 2/3/2015
Alliqua Biomedical (ALQA) Snaps Up Celleration, Inc. for $30.4 Million 2/3/2015
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WMGI) Announces Receipt Of Second Request From Federal Trade Commission Regarding Proposed Merger With Tornier 2/3/2015
BSD Medical (BSDM) to Exit Hyperthermia Biz and Seeks Sale of Its Assets 2/2/2015
Lydall Announces Divestiture Of Charter Medical 2/2/2015
JOT Automation And Ginolis Announce A Life Science Business Acquisition 1/29/2015
M&A Is Our Top Priority for Cash, Stryker CEO Says 1/28/2015
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT)'s Next Move After Pulling Off the Largest Inversion Ever 1/28/2015
Spectranetics Corporation (SPNC) Completes Acquisition of Stellarex™ Drug Coated Balloon Assets From Covidien plc (COV) 1/27/2015
Covidien (COV) Announces Effectiveness Of Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Transaction Scheme Of Arrangement 1/27/2015
Natus Medical Incorporated (BABY) Enters Neurodiagnostic Services Market With $7 Million Buy 1/26/2015
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Release: Transaction Anticipated To Close On January 26, 2015 1/26/2015
Intrexon Corporation Snaps Up Remaining Stake In Exemplar Genetics 1/26/2015
Valeant (VRX) CEO Fesses Up to What Went Wrong in Pursuit of Allergan (AGN) 1/23/2015
Welch Allyn Snaps Up Hubble Telemedical for Undisclosed Price 1/22/2015
Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. (CEMI.OB) Acquires Rights To SURE CHECK® HIV 1/2 Assay Effective June 1, 2016 1/22/2015
Sparton Corporation (SPA) Acquires Real-Time Enterprises, Inc. (RTEmd) 1/22/2015
CareFusion Corporation Stockholders Approve Proposed Merger With Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) 1/22/2015
Covidien plc (COV) Release: Announcement Under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities In Issue 1/21/2015
Abcam plc (ABC.L) Acquires Firefly BioWorks (MCNS) To Expand Capabilities In Multiplex Analysis 1/21/2015
Sono-Tek Corporation (SOTK) Announces Sale to Advanced Animal Diagnostics 1/21/2015
Exactech, Inc. (EXAC) Grabs BlueOrtho SAS in €18 Million Deal 1/20/2015
DNA Electronics Ltd Acquires nanoMR Inc. for $24 Million Cash 1/20/2015
Paragon Medical Announces Acquisition 1/20/2015
Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) To Acquire scil Animal Care 1/19/2015
Stryker Eyes M&A, Market Share Growth in Europe 1/16/2015
Down Syndrome Detection Company Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc. Officially Withdraws IPO; Acquired by Roche (RHHBY) 1/14/2015
Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (OCLS) Enters Into Agreement To Sell Ruthigen Shares For $5.5 Million In Event Of Ruthigen Merger 1/12/2015
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Acquires Enzymatics Inc. Enzyme Solutions Unit, A Leading Enabler Of NGS Applications 1/12/2015
Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. Announces Acquisition Of Specialized Neuro-Diagnostics Company, DioGenix 1/12/2015
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (IART) Acquires MetaSurg's Foot And Ankle Product Portfolio 1/12/2015
Bay Area's Pulmonx, Inc. Snaps Up Aeris Therapeutics, Inc. for Undisclosed Amount 1/8/2015
Covidien plc (COV) Release: Announcement Under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities In Issue 1/8/2015
Empire Genomics Acquires ID Labs, Inc. A Leading Molecular Diagnostic Reagent Company. 1/7/2015
Adaptive Biotechnologies Announces Acquisition Of Sequenta, Inc. 1/7/2015



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