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BD plans to use more cash, less debt for $12B CareFusion buy

November 25, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Becton Dickinson plans to cut the debt load from its $12 billion acquisition of CareFusion by some $1.4 billion after realizing it has more cash available that it thought.

BD plans to use more cash, less debt for $12B CareFusion buy

Boston Scientific backs Iowa Approach's atrial fibrillation device

November 24, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Iowa Approach says it landed an investment from Boston Scientific for the ablation device it's developing to treat atrial fibrillation.

Boston Scientific backs Iowa Approach's atrial fibrillation device

Reva Medical raises $25m for Fantom bioabsorbable stent

November 24, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Reva Medical closes a debt-and-options round worth $25 million to back the clinical program behind its Fantom bioabsorbable stent.

Reva Medical raises $25m for Fantom bioabsorbable stent

InfoBionic raises $17m for cloud-based patient monitoring system

November 24, 2014 by Mark Hollmer

InfoBionic closes the 2nd tranche of its $17 million Series B financing, attracting interest from Excel Venture Management and a Blue Cross Blue Shield subsidiary.

InfoBionic raises $17m for could-based patient monitoring system

An investment subsidiary of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts signed on for the 2nd tranche of InfoBionic's $17 million Series B financing. The Lowell, Mass.-based startup plans to use the cash infusion to commercialize its cloud-based remote patient monitoring system in the U.S. and Europe.

Startup Aortica raises $7m in Series A round, names Douthitt CEO

November 21, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Aortica raises $7 million in a Series A funding round for its customized abdominal aortic aneurysm device and names medtech veteran Tom Douthitt as its new CEO.

Aortica raises $7m in Series A round, names new CEO

Aortica said it raised $7 million in a Series A round for development of its treatment for abdominal aortic aneurysms and named a medtech veteran as its new CEO.

Aortica said medtech veteran Tom Douthitt will helm the corner office, with co-founder Dr. Ben Starnes serving as chief medical officer.

Neuro Kinetics wins NFL grant for brain-injury detector

November 17, 2014 by Val Kennedy

The National Football League awards a research grant to further test and develop Neuro Kinetics I-Portal PAS device for the early diagnosis of concussion.

Neuro Kinetics wins NFL grant for brain-injury detector

The National Football League awarded a research grant to the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine to further test and develop Neuro Kinetics' I-Portal PAS device for the early diagnosis of head concussions.

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Vascular Dynamics reports raising $10 million in funding round | Medtech funding for the week of November 10, 2014

November 14, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Vascular Dynamics raises $10m; Spiracur raises $16m from GE Capital; Biolase lands $35m private placement; Monteris Medical raises $30m Series B round for NeuroBlate robotic brain tumor laser

Vascular Dynamics raises $10m

November 7, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Vascular Dynamics raises $10m
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