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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Mergers and Acquisitions
Omicia Release: Company Acquires Bioinformatics Innovator Spiral Genetics 1/23/2017
Medigus (MDGS.TA) Release: Company Receives First Purchase Order For MUSE In Italy 1/23/2017
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Release: Company Announces Closing Of Acquisition Of Controlling Equity Interest In Hema Diagnostic Systems 1/23/2017
Accriva Diagnostics Release: Company Acquired By Werfen Group And Instrumentation Laboratory Company 1/20/2017
Ethicon (JNJ) Release: Company Announces Acquisition Of MEGADYNE 1/20/2017
Werfen Group Release: Company And Instrumentation Laboratory Company Acquire Accriva Diagnostics, Expanding Leadership In Point-Of-Care Testing 1/20/2017
Allergan (AGN) Coughs Up $15 Million for Failing to Disclose Merger Talks With Actavis (ACT) 1/18/2017
RainDance Technologies Release: Company To Be Sold To Bio-Rad (BIO) 1/16/2017
Hu-Friedy Manufacturing Company, Inc. Release: Company Announces Acquisition of J. Palmero Sales Company 1/16/2017
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Scoops Up Derma Sciences (DSCI) in $204 Million Deal 1/11/2017
Hill-Rom Pays $330 Milion Cash for Mortara, a Leader in Diagnostic Cardiology and Patient Monitoring Technology 1/10/2017
LabCorp (LH) Release: Life Sci To Acquire Assets Of Mount Sinai Health System Clinical Outreach Laboratories 1/10/2017
PerkinElmer (PKI) To Acquire Tulip Diagnostics Private Limited In India 1/10/2017
PENTAX Medical Release: Device Company Expands Interventional Endoscopy Offering With Acquisition Of C2 Therapeutics 1/10/2017
Embattled Theranos Gets a New Landlord 1/6/2017
Abbott (ABT) Completes The Acquisition Of St. Jude Medical (STJ) 1/5/2017
Trividia Health Announces Strategic Acquisition Of Freedom Meditech 1/5/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes Buys Technology From Interventional Spine for Undisclosed Sum 1/4/2017
Bruker Corporation Announces Acquisition of CMO InVivo Biotech to Expand Business 1/4/2017
PixarBio CEO Makes $77 Million Takeover Bid for His Old Company InVivo Therapeutics (NVIV) 1/4/2017
Bruker Corporation Announces Acquisition Of SCiLS GmbH To Advance MALDI Imaging Software Solutions For Life Science, Pharma And Pathology Research Applications 1/4/2017
Abbott (ABT) Acquisition of St. Jude Medical (STJ) Set to Close This Week 1/3/2017
Abbott (ABT) Acquisition of St. Jude Medical (STJ) Set to Close on January 4, 2017 12/30/2016
Apollo Endosurgery Completes Merger With Lpath (LPTN); Initiates Trading on NASDAQ as ‘APEN’ 12/30/2016
Abbott (ABT)’s $25B St. Jude Medical (STJ) Tie-up Approved in China 12/30/2016
Inside Stock Purchases Hint That Abbott (ABT) Deals Will Be Resolved 12/28/2016
Berry Genomics To Reverse-Merger At A $619 Million Valuation 12/27/2016
Week In Review: Beijing's Berry Genomics Valued At $619 Million In Reverse Merger 12/27/2016
U.S. Regulator Poised to Approve Abbott (ABT) Purchase of St. Jude Medical (STJ), Sources Say 12/27/2016
PerkinElmer (PKI)'s Medical Imaging Business to be Acquired for $276 Million 12/22/2016
Agilent (A) To Acquire Multiplicom, A Leading European Diagnostics Company With State-Of-The-Art Genetic Testing Technology And Products 12/21/2016
Agilent (A) Bags Genetic Testing Firm for $68M Cash 12/21/2016
Accuray Inc. (ARAY) Release: Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital To Acquire Three RadixactTM Systems 12/21/2016
Menarini-Silicon Biosystems To Acquire CELLSEARCH CTC System 12/20/2016
Sweden’s SCA Buys BSN Medical GmbH for $2.8B 12/19/2016
Baxter International (BAX) Coughs Up $625 Million for Generics Injectables Biz 12/15/2016
Medtech M&A In 2016: Deals And Dilemmas 12/15/2016
Hologic (HOLX) Sells Blood Screen Biz to Grifols (GRFS) in $1.85 Billion Deal 12/15/2016
Hygiena To Acquire Food Safety Diagnostics Business From DuPont (DD) 12/14/2016
A&E Medical Corporation, A Portfolio Company Of Vance Street Capital, Acquires Medical Concepts Europe 12/14/2016
Acucela (AUCL) Secures Option To Exclusively Acquire Novel Retinal Technology 12/14/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Closes Acquisition Of Advanced Biological Tissue Capabilities And Acquires Common Shares Of Neovasc (NVC) 12/13/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Divests 80% Stake in Lumileds for $1.5 Billion 12/13/2016
Heritage Global Partners To Manage Global Online Auction Of Nuclea BiotechnologiesFDA-Cleared Diagnostic Intellectual Property Assets And Materials 12/13/2016
Lonza Group (LZAGY.PK) in Talks to By KKR's Capsugel in $5 Billion+ Deal 12/12/2016
Hanson Research Acquired By Teledyne Instruments 12/8/2016
MSD Completes Merger With First Choice Medical Supply 12/8/2016
Why Big Pharma Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is Getting Into Startups 12/8/2016
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
HealthTronics, Inc. (HTRN) Continues Its Growth In Mobile Medical Technology; Acquires HealthTech Solutions 11/4/2016
Numotion Expands In Texas, Acquires HME Of Texas 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) Announces Agreement To Acquire Sequenom (SQNM) 7/27/2016
Globus Medical (GMED) Pays $80 Million Cash for Alphatec Holdings' International Biz 7/27/2016
LabCorp (LH) Gobbles Up SoCal's Sequenom (SQNM) for $302 Million 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



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