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Mazor Robotics, NuVasive, DePuy Synthes & more: 13 device company key notes Featured

Written by  Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 17 February 2017 21:48
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Here are 13 key notes on orthopedic and spine device companies from the past week.

Caesarea, Israel-based Mazor Robotics' full-year 2016 revenue rose 39 percent to $36.4 million, up from $26.1 million in 2015.

 

Plainsboro, N.J.-based Integra LifeSciences made a binding offer to acquire Johnson & Johnson's Codman Neurosurgery business, based in Raynham, Mass.

 

Huntley, Ill-based Life Spine reported 2016 revenues increased by 38 percent from 2015 revenues.

 

The Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis and Shelby County board approved a $9 million, 11-year payment-in-lieu-of-taxes incentive for San Diego-based NuVasive to create new jobs in the area.

 

Malden, Mass.-based AxioMed reported positive results for the first patient undergoing a viscoelastic four-level cervical procedure.

 

Westchester, Pa.-based DePuy Synthes and Virginia Beach, Va.-based LifeNet  teamed up to create ViviGen Formable, which will aid bone formation during spine fusion surgery.  

 

Dublin, Ireland-based Medtronic unveiled its new value-based program in its Europe, Middle East and Africa region.

 

Carlsbad, Calif.-based Alphatec Spine appointed David H. Mowry to its board of directors.

 

Huntley, Ill.-based Centric Medical's Metatarsal Hemi Implant System has been cleared for marketing and distribution.   

 

El Dorado Hills, Calif.-based Consensus Orthopedics promoted Curt Wiedenhoefer to president.

 

Daniel J. Albright, MD, of Raleigh (N.C.) Orthopaedic, performed two-level cervical disc replacements with Warsaw, Ind.-based Zimmer Biomet's Mobi-C disc — one of the first to do so in the Raleigh area.

 

Atlanta's Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center will utilize ConforMIS technologies to design patients' custom knees in Johns Creek, Ga.

 

Switzerland-based Medacta announced its presence in the shoulder surgery market with the Medacta Shoulder System.

 

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