All Articles in: Mergers and Acquisitions

Ethicon to Acquire Magnet GERD Device Company Torax MedicalFebruary 24, 2017

MedTech Titan adds GERD device specialist to family

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ChoiceSpine Acquires Exactech’s Spine AssetsFebruary 1, 2017

Deal seems to suit both companies, ChoiceSpine seeking to enhance its profile in the spinal arena

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Codman Neuro Expands Neurovascular Portfolio with Acquisition of Pulsar VascularDecember 8, 2016

PulseRider will complement Codman Neuro’s neurovascular portfolio of products for hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke.

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Zimmer Biomet to Acquire Clinical Graphics to Aid Surgical Decision MakingSeptember 15, 2016

Zimmer Biomet adds 3D Range-of-Motion Simulation capability

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Medtronic Swallows HeartWareJune 28, 2016

Acquisition fits Medtronic’s bill perfectly as it enhances the heart failure portfolio

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Paramit and Lathrop Engineering Combination Aims at Enhanced Medical and Life Science Device Development and ManufacturingJune 23, 2016

Acquisition of Lathrop will add state-of-the-art product development capabilities to Paramit’s offering

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Pentax Medical Takes Shareholding in Simmedica up to 90%May 23, 2016

Buying a chunk of Spanish and Portuguese market share by increasing its position in Simmedica will, says Pentax, enhance its strategic position in Europe.

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DePuy Synthes to Acquire Small Bone Fixation Specialist, BioMedical Enterprises, Inc.May 11, 2016

J&J says acquisition of nitinol implant company strengthens its position in elective extremity surgery, the fastest growing segment in orthopaedics

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Ethicon Completes Acquisition of NeuWave Medical, Inc.April 14, 2016

Device giant bolts on another technology company in its quest to remain at the forefront of minimally invasive surgery

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Medtronic Reinforces End Stage Renal Disease Portfolio with Bellco AcquisitionFebruary 2, 2016

Aiming, as it does, at delivering comprehensive care solutions, Medtronic sets sights on ESRD market dominance

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Medtronic Says Newly Acquired OsteoCool™ RF Ablation System Now FDA ClearedJanuary 14, 2016

Cooled RF Ablation system targets pain reduction in resection of spinal metastases

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NuVasive Buys Ellipse Technologies for $380MillionJanuary 8, 2016

NuVasive’s building its transformative spine portfolio with the addition of this fast-growing complex deformity franchise

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KFx® Sells AppianFx Arthroscopic Anchor System to Conmed CorporationDecember 7, 2015

ConMed is bolstering its shoulder anchor business with the addition of AppianFx from KFx

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Medtronic Acquires Video Laryngoscopy Company Aircraft MedicalNovember 20, 2015

Yet another acquisition as Medtronic bolts laryngoscope onto its airways portfolio

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Conmed Makes “Transformative” Acquisition of Laparoscopic Technology Company SurgiQuestNovember 16, 2015

$265million buy-out aims to deliver boost to Conmed’s Advanced Surgical business

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HeartWare’s Acquisition of Valtech Makes Sense as it Broadens its Cardio BagSeptember 17, 2015

When you’re a circulatory support specialist, the sensible place to grow looks like associated disorders, including heart valve repair

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