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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Mergers and Acquisitions
HeartWare (HTWR) Strikes $929 Million Deal for Valtech Cardio 9/2/2015
NOWDiagnostics Inc. Acquires Canada's ZBx Corporation 9/1/2015
Illumina (ILMN) Completes Acquisition Of GenoLogics Life Sciences Software Inc. 9/1/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Snaps Up Medina Medical for $150 Million+ 9/1/2015
Abbott (ABT) Will Not Pursue Deal to Acquire St. Jude Medical (STJ) 8/28/2015
Patterson Companies Completes Sale Of Patterson Medical To Madison Dearborn Partners 8/28/2015
Symmetry Medical (SMA) Acquires Vesocclude Medical 8/28/2015
Greatbatch (GB) Shells Out $1.73 Billion for Lake Region Medical 8/27/2015
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Completes Acquisition Of CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CVT) 8/27/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Jumps Into Mitral Valve Race with $458 Million Deal for Twelve, Inc. 8/26/2015
3M Company (MMM) Completes Acquisition Of Polypore’s Separations Media Business 8/26/2015
Anteo Diagnostics To Acquire Established Global Diagnostics Company DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA 8/26/2015
ECM Medical Signs Agreement With Vertebral Technologies To Distribute Innovative Modular Spinal Implants For Greater China 8/26/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) To Acquire Cellular Research Inc. To Develop A Leading Genomics Platform For Single Cell Analysis 8/26/2015
STADA Arzneimittel AG (STAGn.DE) Grabs Sciotec Diagnostics for 17.2 Million Euros 8/26/2015
Deerfield Completes Purchase Of IMRIS 8/21/2015
Cyberonics (CYBX) And Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Provide Merger Update 8/20/2015
Spending Spree Continues as Roche (RHHBY) Snaps Up Kapa Biosystems 8/19/2015
Theragen Announces Acquisition of Neurotech North America 8/18/2015
Sterigenics International, Inc. Expands Global Service Capabilities With Acquisition Of Leading Latin American Sterilization Firm Companhia Brasileira De Esterilização (CBE) 8/18/2015
CIT Serves As Joint Lead Arranger In $135 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility To Support Arlington Capital Partners’ Acquisition Of Avalign Tech 8/17/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Grabs Superbug Diagnostics Firm GeneWeave Biosciences in $425 Million Deal 8/13/2015
GE Healthcare Unloads Lending Care Biz for $9 Billion 8/13/2015
Ortho RTi Announces Acquisition Of Regenerative Medicine Technology 8/11/2015
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Coughs Up $1.325 Billion for Therakos 8/10/2015
QLT Inc. (QLTI) Provides Update on Merger With InSite Vision (ISV) 8/10/2015
Response Genetics Files for Chapter 11, Snapped Up By Cancer Genetics (CGIX) 8/10/2015
Bayer (BAY)'s MaterialScience Biz Open to M&A 8/10/2015
IBM (IBM) Pays $1 Billion for Merge Healthcare (MRGE) to Give Watson Sight 8/7/2015
NetScientific Begins Divesting Non-Core Assets 8/7/2015
Capital One Nears Deal to Buy GE Healthcare Unit in $10 Billion+ Deal 8/7/2015
Illumina (ILMN) Signs Agreement To Acquire GenoLogics Life Sciences Software Inc., Leader In Genomics Laboratory Information Management System Market 8/5/2015
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Completes Acquisition Of MemorialCare Health System's Laboratory Outreach Service Business In Southern California 8/4/2015
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Working with Bank of America (BAC) as it Scouts for M&A 8/4/2015
Endo Pharmaceuticals (ENDP) Completes Divestiture Of American Medical Systems, Inc. (AMMD)' Men's And Prostate Health Businesses To Boston Scientific (BSX) 8/4/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Closes Acquisition Of The American Medical Systems, Inc. (AMMD) Male Urology Portfolio 8/4/2015
Chiral Technologies, Inc. Acquires Diffinity Genomics 8/4/2015
U.S. Based Qure Medical Acquires UK-Headquartered Silicone Altimex 8/3/2015
Bacterin Closes Purchase Of The Outstanding Common Stock Of X-spine 8/3/2015
Abbott (ABT) Snags Tendyne for $225 Million, Cephea Valve for Undisclosed Sum 7/31/2015
ResMed (RMD) Invests In High-Growth Chinese Sleep And Respiratory Care Market With Curative Medical 7/31/2015
Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Pays $50 Million Cash for Claymount 7/31/2015
Altura Medical Sold to Lombard Medical (LMT.L) in $50.5 Million Deal 7/31/2015
Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) Snaps Up Assets of Australian Distribution Partner 7/30/2015
New NuVasive (NUVA) CEO Open to M&As 7/30/2015
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Divests Contrast Media Biz to Guerbet (GBT) For $270 Million 7/28/2015
Bacterin Buys X-spine in $86 Million Deal, Rebrands as Xtant Medical 7/28/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Falls as Milan Court Casts Doubt on Cyberonics (CYBX) Deal 7/27/2015
TSO3 Receives Purchase Orders For Its STERIZONE Sterilization System - Begins Shipment Of STERIZONE VP4 Sterilizers To USA 7/24/2015
Commonweath Laboratories Announces Agreement With Valeant (VRX) For The Acquisition Of Commonwealth’s U.S. And Canadian Business 7/23/2015
Veeva Systems, Inc. OpenData Expands To Italy With The Acquisition Of Merqurio's Healthcare Professional And Organisation Database 7/23/2015
Thoratec (THOR) Price Tag May Be Too High for Medtronic (MDT), Abbott (ABT) 7/23/2015
Scandal-Plagued Toshiba Abandans Elevator Biz for $943 MIllion 7/23/2015
St. Jude Medical (STJ) Forks Over $3.4 Billion for Thoratec (THOR) 7/22/2015
Bay Area's Thoratec (THOR) Rockets on Rumored Bid By St. Jude Medical (STJ) 7/21/2015
Pace Wellness Enters Into Acquisition Agreement For Breakthrough Oral Thin-Film Technology 7/21/2015
Stryker Snaps Up Muka Metal for Undisclosed Sum 7/20/2015
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Completes Acquisition Of TEI Biosciences And TEI Medical 7/20/2015
Mindray Medical Completes Acquisition Of Wuhan Dragonbio 7/17/2015
Alere (ALR) Unloads BBI Biz for $164 Million, Buys US Diagnostics for $60 Million Cash 7/16/2015
Hill-Rom's Proposed Acquisition Of Welch Allyn Receives Antitrust Clearance 7/14/2015
Is Medtronic (MDT)'s Shopping Spree Just Beginning? 7/14/2015
Valeant (VRX) Spree Continues With $28 Million Buy 7/13/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Bags RF Surgical in $235 Million Deal 7/13/2015
Smith & Nephew plc (SNN) Snags Russian Manufacturing Biz for Undisclosed Sum 7/10/2015
Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (ROSG) Files Pro Forma Financials In Connection With Personalizedx Acquisition 7/9/2015
Heraeus Takes Major Stake in SoCal's Ankasa Regenerative Therapeutics 7/9/2015
ResMed (RMD) Acquires CareTouch, a Leader In Resupply Solutions For The Home Medical Equipment Industry 7/8/2015
Invacare (IVC) Sells its U.S. Medical Device Rentals Businesses For $15.5 Million 7/7/2015
Mindray Medical To Acquire The Remaining Stake In Wuhan Dragonbio for $72.6 Mllion 7/7/2015
CAPNIA, Inc. Buys Out Royalty Rights To CoSense 7/7/2015
Allergan (AGN) Forks Over $125 Million+ for Bay Area Medtech Firm Oculeve 7/6/2015
Millennium Healthcare, Inc. Signs Exclusive Letter Of Intent To Acquire HealthPath, LLC 7/6/2015
Lima Corporate Announces Completion Of Zimmer (ZMH)-Biomet Inc. Assets Acquisition 7/6/2015
B. Braun Medical Acquires Lauer Membran Wassertechnik GmbH 7/2/2015
Patterson Companies Sells Medical Biz for $715 Million Cash 7/2/2015
Konica Minolta Medical Imaging U.S.A, Inc. (KPI1.BE) Acquires Sawae, Enhancing Digital X-Ray Diagnostic Imaging Systems In Brazil 7/2/2015
Bankrupt Health Diagnostic Laboratory May Be Up for Sale 7/1/2015
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) To Acquire MemorialCare Health System's Laboratory Outreach Service Business 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
BSN Medical Acquires FarrowMed To Further Expand Its Lymphoedema Therapy Solutions 6/29/2015
BSN Medical GmbH Bags FarrowMed for Undisclosed Sum 6/29/2015
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Forks Over $312 Million Cash for TEI Biosciences and TEI Medical 6/29/2015
Birth of Zimmer Biomet 6/26/2015
Cinven to Buy Synlab Following Recent Acquisition of Labco S.A. 6/26/2015
ATL Technology Announces Acquisition Of MedConx, Inc. And Expanded Global Footprint 6/26/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) and Cyberonics (CYBX) Unveil Name of Combined Company: LivaNova 6/25/2015
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Signs Agreement To Acquire Research Chemicals Leader Alfa Aesar 6/25/2015
Mela Sciences (MELA) Acquires PhotoMedex's XTRAC and VTRAC Businesses for $42.5M 6/24/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) To Acquire Zimmer (ZMH)'s Unicondylar Knee System In US Market 6/24/2015
Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) To Acquire Majority Interest In Jorgen Kruuse A/S 6/23/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Divulges Stake in Arsenal Medical 6/22/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Acquires Aptus Endosystems Inc. for $110 Million 6/22/2015
BC Technical Acquires Atlas Medical Technologies 6/22/2015
MESA Group Continues Geographic Expansion Of Diagnostic Imaging Multi-Vendor Service Footprint With Acquisition Of Sigil In France 6/22/2015
Medical-Laser Company Lumenis (LUME) Agrees to $510 Million Cash Buyout 6/19/2015
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WMGI) And Tornier Shareholders Approve All Proposals Related To Merger 6/19/2015
Can-Fite BioPharma (CFBI) Subsidiary OphthaliX Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Improved Vision Systems 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
Bigfoot Biomedical to Relocate to Milpitas After Snagging Asante Solutions Assets 6/10/2015
Elekta Release: Samsung Medical Center Acquires Asia's First Leksell Gamma Knife Icon System 6/10/2015
Kyma Medical Plays With $35 Million Buyout Offer From Unnamed Suitor 6/8/2015
Vasomedical (VASO) Picks Up Network Service Company NetWolves for $18 Million 6/5/2015
Bio-Techne (TECH) Agrees To Acquire Cliniqa Corporation 6/5/2015
Medtronic (MDT) CEO Sniffing for Early-Stage Acquisitions 6/4/2015
GE Corporation (GE) Hires Banks to Unload $20 Billion of Assets 6/4/2015
Leica Microsystems Buys OCT Company Bioptigen for Undisclosed Sum 6/3/2015
Eurofins Antes Up $50 Million for Diatherix 6/2/2015
Entest Biomedical, Inc. In Discussions To Acquire Nanotechnology Delivery System For Cancer Therapy 6/2/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Ponders Over Surgical Instruments Unit Sale 5/29/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Finally Agrees to Sell Cordis (JNJ) to Cardinal Health (CAH) 5/29/2015
Hasco Medical (HASC) Entering Texas Market 5/29/2015
Zimmer (ZMH) Announces Agreements In Furtherance Of Pending Biomet Inc. Merger 5/29/2015
Cinven to Buy France's Labco for $1.3 Billion 5/28/2015
Great Basin Corporation Reports 112 U.S. Customers, Reaffirms Guidance For 2015 Customer Acquisition 5/28/2015
Cardinal Health (CAH) Binding Offer To Acquire Cordis (JNJ) Accepted 5/28/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Hunts for Acquisitions in China 5/27/2015
Sorin Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting Approves Merger With Cyberonics (CYBX) 5/26/2015
Inditherm In £7.2 Million Tie-Up With Inspiration Healthcare 5/26/2015
Chinese Firm Sinocare Eyes Bayer (BAY)'s Diabetes Business 5/22/2015
New York's ConMed (CNMD) Ripe for M&A Spree, Says Analyst 5/21/2015
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
Is Bayer (BAY) Eyeing Sirtex Medical (SRX.AX)? 5/19/2015
Molex Acquires ProTek Medical 5/19/2015
Kips Bay Medical May Have to Consider Selling Business or Pulling Plug on eSVS Surgical Mesh Trials 5/15/2015
Oncologix Tech, Inc.  (OTCBB: OCLG) Provides Acquisition Update 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
Akers Biosciences, Inc. Signs Agreement To Sell METRON Breath Ketone Test Online, With Key Focus On (AMZN) Marketplace 5/6/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Acquires Interactive Software Technology To Drive Supply Chain Optimisation And Improve Savings For Syncera Customers 5/6/2015
Welch Allyn Adds Medical Scales To Physical Assessment Portfolio With Scale-Tronix Asset Acquisition 5/5/2015
Helix Medical Snags Silicone Tubing Portfolio from W. L. Gore & Associates for Undisclosed Sum 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
Microbrush International Announces Acquisition Of DentiSmart 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
Invacare (IVC) Completes Sale And Leaseback Transaction 4/24/2015
Sectra (SECTB) To Acquire Partner In Denmark 4/24/2015
Hatch Medical To Broker Asset Sale Of Quellent’s Dripad Technology 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
Roche (RHHBY) Grabs CAPP Medical, a "Liquid Biopsy" Startup Targeting Cancer 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
Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (ROSG) Completes Acquisition Of PersonalizeDx 4/14/2015
Zimmer (ZMH) Announces Extension Of Outside Date For The Pending Biomet Inc. Merger 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
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes is Selling Its Land and Building in India 4/8/2015
Optio Labs Announces The Acquisition Of Oculis Labs, And Names Oculis Founder, Dr. Bill Anderson, As Chief Product Officer 4/8/2015
Regulatory Agencies In Asia And The U.S. Purchase Multiple Licenses Of Simulations Plus (SLP) Software 4/6/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Moves Into Integrated Diabetes Care With Buy 4/2/2015
NuVasive (NUVA) CEO's Outster Makes M&A More Likely 4/2/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Snaps Up Bay Area Medtech Firm Xlumena for $75 Million 4/2/2015
Ambry Genetics Acquires Progeny Software, LLC 4/2/2015
Uroplasty, Inc. (UPI) And Vision-Sciences, Inc. (VSCI) Complete Merger 4/1/2015
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Secures Option to Acquire eNeura Inc. 3/31/2015
Panasonic Healthcare to Bid for Bayer (BAY) Diabetes Business 3/31/2015
EU Approves $13 Billion Biomet Inc.-Zimmer (ZMH) Merger 3/30/2015
Uroplasty, Inc. (UPI) And Vision-Sciences, Inc. (VSCI) Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement 3/30/2015
Medovex Corp. Closes Acquisition Of Streamline, Inc. 3/27/2015
Former Sales Manager Buys WS Rothband & Co in €1.4M Deal 3/27/2015
PAREXEL International (PRXL) Announces Execution Of Definitive Agreement To Acquire Quantum Solutions India, Strengthening Leadership In Pharmacovigilance Services 3/26/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Completes Acquisition Of Sophono, Minimally Invasive Bone Conduction Hearing Implant Technology 3/26/2015
Erba Diagnostics Enters Agreement To Sell Former Facilities For $23 Million 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
Global Enterprises Group, Inc. (GLHO) To Acquire Predictive Therapeutics, LLC 3/24/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Signs Merger Agreement With Cyberonics (CYBX) 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
Mounting Hospira Recalls and Plant Woes Will Soon be Pfizer (PFE)'s Problem 3/12/2015
Private Equity Firms Battle for Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG)'s 123 Year Old $2.6 Billion Lighting Biz 3/12/2015
Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Agrees To Sell $7.65 Billion Of Senior Notes In Connection With Pending Merger With Biomet Inc. 3/11/2015
Brookhaven Medical Snaps Up FutureMatrix Interventional, CreatiVasc Medical 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
Boston Scientific (BSX) Snags Endo International (ENDP)'s Urology Portfolio in Deal Worth $1.65 Billion 3/4/2015
HemaCare Corp. (HEMA) Sells Therapeutic Apheresis Assets to Fresenius Medical Care (FMS) 3/4/2015