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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Mergers and Acquisitions
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
Allergan (AGN) Eyes Smaller M&A Deals After $40.5 Billion Sale of Its Generics Unit to Teva (TEVA) is Completed 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
Spin-Offs to Stay in Del. After DuPont (DD), Dow Chemical  (DOW) Merger, New Structure Outlined 2/19/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Snaps Up Transcend Medical to Beef Up Eye Surgery Pipeline 2/18/2016
DiagnoCure (CUR) Announces Closing Of The PCA3 Asset Sale Transaction And Special Distribution To Its Shareholders, By Way Of Due Bills, Of Proceeds From The Sale Of Its PCA3 Assets 2/18/2016
Statement By The Board Of Directors Of Allenex AB (Publ) In Relation To Revised Terms In The Public Takeover Offer From CareDx (CDNA) 2/18/2016
Stryker to Cough Up $1.28 Billion for Physio-Control 2/16/2016
Five Charts that Show TransEnterix May be Bought 2/12/2016
Stryker Bags Synergetics Neuro Assets for Undisclosed Amount 2/11/2016
Tru-D Release: Hospital Combats Infections With Purchase Of Germ-Eliminating Robots 2/9/2016
Halma Coughs Up $140 Million for CenTrak 2/8/2016
Henry Schein (HSIC) To Acquire A Majority Interest In Brazil's Dental Cremer 2/5/2016
Bay Area's Pacific Biosciences (PACB) Stock Pops on Roche (RHHBY) Acquisition Bid Rumors 2/4/2016
CryoLife (CRY) Unloads HeRO Graft Product Line to Merit Medical (MMSI) for 18.5 Million Cash 2/4/2016
ResMed (RMD) Completes Acquisition Of Inova Labs, LLC. 2/4/2016
Cofactor Genomics Acquires San Francisco Based Narus Biotech 2/4/2016
Cantel Medical (CMN) To Acquire NAMSA's Sterility Assurance Products Division 2/3/2016
Urologix (ULGX) Sold Most Assets to Settle Medtronic (MDT) Debt 2/3/2016
NAMSA Announces Divestiture Of Its Sterility Assurance Products Division 2/3/2016
Henry Schein (HSIC) Completes Acquisition Of RxWorks 2/3/2016
Drugmaker Abbott (ABT) Snaps Up Alere (ALR) for $5.8 Billion 2/2/2016
TE Connectivity Bags Creganna for $895 Million Cash 2/2/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Buys Bellco in Firm's First Acquisition of 2016 2/2/2016
ZEST Anchors Expands Dental Portfolio With Acquisition Of Danville Materials 2/2/2016
Hillenbrand Completes Acquisition Of Red Valve 2/2/2016
Exactech (EXAC) Acquires Australian Distributor 2/2/2016
Stryker Bags Sage Products, Inc. in $2.775 Billion Deal 2/1/2016
Echo Therapeutics (ECTE) Announces Entry Into Definitive Agreements For The Sale Of Up To $5.1 Million Of Convertible Notes And Warrants 2/1/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Adds Life-Extending Dialysis Portfolio To Recently Formed Renal Care Solutions Business With Acquisition Of Bellco 2/1/2016
HeartWare (HTWR) Terminates Deal to Buy Valtech Cardio for $766 Million 1/28/2016
Quinn Medical Acquired By The Thuasne Group 1/27/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Sells One of Two Warehouses to FedEx 1/26/2016
Surgical Specialties Corporation To Acquire Leading German Needle And Suture Manufacturer 1/26/2016
Predictive Technology Group, Inc. (PRED) Announces Acquisition Of LifeCode Genetics, Inc. 1/26/2016
Katena Products Announces The Acquisition Of Sensor Medical Technology 1/26/2016
PerkinElmer (PKI) Acquires Vanadis Diagnostics 1/26/2016
DiagnoCure (CUR) Announces Fourth Quarter 2015 And Year-End Results As Well As Proxy Circular Filing And Business Initiatives Following The Execution Of An Asset Purchase Agreement To Sell All Its Assets Relating To PCA3 1/22/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Scraps $3.3 Billion Sale of Lumiled Due to Regulatory Concerns 1/22/2016
II-VI Coughs Up $110 Million Cash for Two Businesses 1/20/2016
GaAs Labs Terminates Agreement to Buy Anadigics 1/20/2016
Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. to Merge Diagnostics Biz into Avant Diagnostics 1/19/2016
Struggling HemCon Medical Looks for a Buyer 1/18/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Mulls Over Selling Hospira's Pump Unit for ~$2 Billion 1/14/2016
Hansen Medical (HNSN) Exploring Strategic Alternatives 1/14/2016
Lantheus Holdings Unloads Canadian Radiopharmacy Biz for $9 Million 1/14/2016
MiMedx Completes Acquisition Of Stability Biologics 1/13/2016
iCAD, Inc. (ICAD) Completes Acquisition Of VuCOMP's Cancer Detection Portfolio 1/13/2016
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Acquires First-Line Cartilage Repair Product 1/12/2016
DNAmito Acquires ptTheragnostic 1/12/2016
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Swallows Up Affymetrix (Santa Clara, California) (AFFX) in $1.3 Billion Deal 1/11/2016
SurModics (SRDX) Snaps Up NorMedix for $14 Million 1/11/2016
Covalon Technologies Ltd. Chairman Acquires Additional Shares And Warrants 1/11/2016
ResMed (RMD) Acquires Inova Labs, LLC. To Expand Care And Options For People Suffering From COPD 1/11/2016
Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) Acquisition Of Nostix, LLC Expands Catheter Tip Placement Solutions 1/11/2016
New Era Begins As Aurora Resurgence Wins Approval To Acquire Cardiac Science (CSCX) 1/11/2016
Irvine Scientific Acquires Leading Distributor In European IVF Market BioCare Europe S.r.l. 1/8/2016
Activist Investor Calls for HeartWare (HTWR) to Immediately Terminate Proposed Acquisition of Valtech Cardio Again 1/7/2016
NSF International Acquires DNA-Based Testing Laboratory AuthenTechnologies 1/7/2016
Sinocare Group Closes Acquisition Of Nipro Diagnostics 1/7/2016
SoCal's NuVasive (NUVA) Coughs Up $380 Million for Ellipse Tech 1/6/2016
VWR Acquires Therapak 1/6/2016
Argon Medical Devices Snaps Up Three Technologies from Rex Medical 1/5/2016
Exactech (EXAC) Announces The Sale Of Its Dental Biologic Assets To Salvin Dental Specialties 1/4/2016
Theragenics® Acquires U.S. And Canadian Seed Business Of Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG, s.a. 1/4/2016
CooperSurgical, Inc. Acquires Research Instruments Limited for $51 Million 12/31/2015
PositiveID (PSID) Acquires Mobile Lab Developer E-N-G Mobile Systems 12/30/2015
Toshiba in Talks to Sell Toshiba Medical Systems 12/29/2015
DiagnoCure (CUR) Announces The Execution of an Asset Purchase Agreement With Hologic (HOLX) 12/28/2015
Avita Medical Sells Respiratory Business for $2.64 Million 12/28/2015
Northcoast Asset Management Sells Stake In Cyberonics (CYBX) 12/28/2015
USMD Health System Announces The Sale Of Its Lithotripsy Division To United Medical Systems 12/28/2015
CryoLife (CRY) Agrees to Acquire On-X Life Technologies for $130 Million 12/23/2015
PDI (PDII) Completes Sale, Changes Name to Interpace Diagnostics Group 12/23/2015
Neogen Corporation (NEOG) Acquires Rodenticide Assets 12/23/2015
Luna Innovations, Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) to Buyout of Med Shape-Sensing Technology for $9 Million 12/23/2015
Schryver Medical, A Portfolio Company Of Revelstoke Capital Partners, Completes Acquisitions Of Community Portable X-Ray, Inc. And Metrostat Clinical Laboratory, Inc. / Metrostat Diagnostic Services, Inc. 12/23/2015
Avacen Medical Engages Investment Banker to Locate Purchaser to Acquire the Company 12/22/2015
Galil Medical Tender Offer To Acquire Perseon Expires 12/22/2015
The Medicines Company (MDCO) to Sell Its Hemostatis Portfolio to Mallinckrodt (MNK) in Deal Worth $410 Million 12/18/2015
BTG plc (BTG.L) Chief Scours for Next Deals as Lung Device Bet Pays Off 12/18/2015
Halma Snaps Up Visiometrics in £91.2 Million Deal 12/18/2015
Fast-Growing Abiomed (ABMD) Buys Entire Danvers HQ for $16.5 Million 12/17/2015