Category: Mergers & Acquisitions
Zimmer reveals the management team and business structure it plans to put in place once its $13 billion merger with rival Biomet closes.
Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak unveils the plan for the medical device giant's management structure after it closes its mega-merger with Covidien early next year.
Medtronic and Covidien say their pending, $43 billion merger is expected to close in early 2015.
Creganna-Tactx Medical pays an unspecified amount to acquire Precision Wire Components and rebrands as Creganna Medical.
Irish medical device outsourcer Creganna-Tactx Medical said today that it agreed to acquire Precision Wire Components LLC for an unspecified amount, saying it will re-brand as Creganna Medical.
Abbott pays $250 million plus milestones for Topera Medical and its cardiac arrhythmia mapping technology and inks a deal to acquire Advanced Cardiac Therapeutics and its ablation catheter.
Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Covidien plans to sell some vascular therapies ahead of Medtronic merger; Covidien, Medtronic shares jump on affirmation of $43B merger; Wright Medical to acquire Tornier for $3.3B in inversion deal; Integra LifeSciences closes MicroFrance, Xomed buy from Medtronic; Globus Medical snaps up allograft maker Transplant Technologies
Alere says it plans to sell its health-management unit to Optum for $600 million in cash in order to focus on its core rapid diagnostics business.
Alere agreed to sell Alere Health, its health-management unit, to health-services provider Optum for $600 million in cash in order to focus on its core rapid diagnostics business.