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Medtronic, Smith & Nephew & more: 9 device company mergers, acquisitions and agreements Featured

Written by  Mackenzie Garrity | Friday, 08 September 2017 17:47
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Here are nine device company mergers, acquisitions and agreements.

Tissue Regenix acquired CellRight Technologies in a $30 million deal.

 

Medtronic acquired Covidien for around $49.9 billion in 2015 and the combined company became Medtronic plc.

 

Emerging Implant Technologies acquired a portfolio of patents from Morgan P. Lorio, MD, of Nashville, Tenn.-based Hughston Clinic Orthopaedics.

 

DePuy Synthes signed an agreement with JointPoint to co-market proprietary software for the JointPoint navigation system.

 

Medtronic entered into the next phase of its strategic partnership with Mazor Robotics, making a third investment in the company.

 

Stryker finalized its Novadaq Technologies acquisition for $701 million. They announced plans to purchased Novadaq Technologies in June.

 

ApiFix entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Joint Solutions Alliance Corp. in Canada.

 

Smith & Nephew signed a three year partnership with Imperial College London to develop enhanced surgical techniques relating to ligament function, biomechanics and knee soft tissue injuries.

 

NuVasive acquired Vertera Spine, a medical device company focused on interbody implants using patented porous polyetheretheketone technology.

 

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