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J&J, DePuy Synthes, Stryker & more: 15 device company key notes Featured

Written by  Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 27 January 2017 22:50
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Here are 15 key notes on orthopedic and spine device companies from the past week.

New Brunswick, N.J.-based Johnson & Johnson's orthopedics business reported $2.3 billion sales in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2016 and $9.3 billion for the full year.

 

Kalamazoo, Mich.-based Stryker net sales grew 13.9 percent in 2016, hitting $11.3 billion.

 

Parsippany-Troy Hills, N.J.-based Pacira Pharmaceuticals partnered with West Chester, Pa.-based DePuy Synthes Sales to market the company's bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension Exparel for orthopedic surgeries in the United States.

 

Belgrade Mont.-based Xtant Medical CEO Dan Goldberger resigned on Jan. 21, 2017.

 

The FDA cleared Raynham, Mass.-based DePuy Synthes for its VIPER and EXPEDIUM Fenestrated Screw Systems.

 

Wayne, Pa.-based Camber Spine Technologies received FDA clearance for its Siconus SI Joint Fixation System.

 

Dallas-based Gramercy Extremity Orthopedics earned FDA clearance for its GEO Bone Screw System.

 

Carlsbad, Calif.-based Aurora Spine named Sarina Mason the new CFO.

 

The FDA and European CE granted Bordeaux, France-based Implanet permission to produce, promote, and sell the Jazz Frame, which will improve the quality of hybrid surgical techniques.

 

Cambridge, Mass.-based InVivo Therapeutics reported the sixth patient conversion in its INSPIRE study testing the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold.

 

The FDA and Health Canada both cleared Toronto, Ontario, Canada-based 7D Surgical's image guidance s ystem for spine surgery.

 

Bioventus, based in Durham, N.C., appointed John Nosenzo its new chief commercial officer.

 

Integra Derma, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Plainsboro, N.J.-based Integra LifeSciences, began a cash tender offer to acquire Princeton, N.J.-based Derma Sciences.

 

Aliso Viejo, Calif.-based OrthAlign's HipAlign will be first handheld device of its kind to hit the market. OrthoAlign designed the device to provide accurate cup placement data and measurement changes.

 

Vexim, a French company that has an office in Alpharetta, Ga., hired Russell Powers as vice president and general manager.

 

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