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AngioDynamics looks to get in on EmboMedics

March 2, 2015 by Brad Perriello

AngioDynamics inks a deal to invest in EmboMedics and its ResoSphere resorbable embolic microsphere technology, with a possible acquisition on the table.

AngioDynamics looks to get in on EmboMedics

J&J deals Cordis to Cardinal Health for nearly $2B

March 2, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Johnson & Johnson deals its Cordis stent-making arm to Cardinal Health for $1.94 billion.

J&J deals Cordis to Cardinal Health for $2B

Confirmed: Boston Scientific to buy Endo's urology portfolio for $1.65B

March 2, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Boston Scientific confirms speculation with a $1.65 billion bid for Endo International's urology business, not including its star-crossed American Medical Systems pelvic mesh business.

Boston Scientific to buy Endo's urology portfolio for $1.65B

Nikon pushes into medtech with $400 mln Optos acquisition

February 27, 2015 by MassDevice

Nikon, best known for its cameras, moves into medtech with Optos buy

Optos

(Reuters) - Nikon, the 98-year-old Japanese company best known for its cameras, has agreed to buy British retinal imaging firm Optos for 259.3 million pounds ($400 million) as it moves into the medical sector.

Nikon has previously said it intended to enter the medical sector to leverage its optical technologies and the Japanese group sees buying Optos as an important step in that long-term growth plan.

Kazuo Ushida, president of Nikon, said the company would expand the medical business further in the future.

Sotera acquires sensor developer Reflectance Medical

February 26, 2015 by Val Kennedy

Wearables maker Sotera Wireless acquires sensor developer Reflectance Medical Inc.

Sotera acquires sensor developer Reflectance Medical

Wearables maker Sotera Wireless said yesterday that it acquired sensor developer Reflectance Medical Inc. for an undisclosed amount.

Globus Medical to pay $53m for key supplier Branch Medical

February 26, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Globus Medical agrees to pay nearly $53 million for Branch Medical Group, a key supplier for its spinal implants.

Globus Medical to pay $53m for key supplier Branch Medical

UPDATE: Cyberonics to buy Italy's Sorin for $1.4B

February 26, 2015 by MassDevice

Cyberonics agrees to an all-stock acquisition of Italian medical device maker Sorin that's worth about $1.4 billion.

Cyberonics to buy Italy's Sorin for $1.4B