Stryker, K2M, Zimmer Biomet & more: 17 device company notes

Written by Mackenzie Garrity | October 17, 2018 | Print  |

Here are 17 key notes from orthopedic and spine device companies in the past week.

Amplitude Surgical appointed Muriel Benedetto Marmilloud as COO.

Surgical simulation company FundamentalVR expanded its executive team following the launch of its Fundamental Surgery virtual reality software.

A federal appeals court brought back a retaliation lawsuit against Stryker.

Zimmer Biomet partnered with Apple to launch a mobile app that will connect knee and hip replacement patients to surgical teams and follow them through the episode of care.

Xtant Medical appointed Michael Mainelli as interim CEO.

Australia-based device company Field Orthopaedics signed an exclusive partnership agreement with Ortho Consulting Group.

An investigation into Zimmer Biomet's Warsaw, Ind.-based manufacturing facility began following a Securities Class Action complaint filed in 2017.

A few of K2M's shareholders filed a suit Oct. 12 to block the device company's $1.4 billion merger with Stryker.

Catalyst OrthoScience introduced its three-peg glenoid implant for its Catalyst CSR Total Shoulder System.

SpineGuard reported 2018 third quarter revenue growth, driven by the U.S. market.

California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr., appointed Xenco Medical's founder and CEO Jason Haider to the California Workforce Development Board.

Medicrea published the results of a five-year study of its UNiD patient-specific rods.

SeaSpine revealed pricing for its public offering of 3.2 million shares of common stock.

Medovex Corp., named William Horne CEO and board of directors' chairman.

CoreLink Surgical received FDA 510(k) clearance for its M3 Stand-Alone Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion System.

Medacta International received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Mpact 3D Metal Implants and Augments 3D Metal as enhancements to its Mpact System for primary to complex hip revision procedures.

K2M received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Dual Differential Correction Philosophy and Technique, which is designed to enhance the Mesa Platform Technology.

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