Category: Accuray Inc.
Becton Dickinson's 11-year CEO Edward Ludwig plans to step down to make way for company veteran Vincent Florenza.
Becton, Dickinson & Co. (NYSE:BDX) picked a new man for the corner office this week with the announcement that Vincent Florenza will join the board of directors and take the reins from current board chairman and CEO Edward Ludwig on October 1, 2011.
Accuray Inc. announces plans to offer $75 million in convertible senior notes to institutional investors.
Accuray Inc. (NSDQ:ARAY) announced plans to launch a $75 million offering of senior convertible notes today.
The notes, due Aug. 1, 2016, will be open to institutional investors and the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company plans to offer the first investor an option to pick up an additional $11.25 million aggregate in principal notes.
Accuray closes its $277 million buyout of TomoTherapy, doubling the radiosurgery device maker's footprint in the radiation oncology space.
Accuray Inc. (NSDQ:ARAY) completed its $277 million acquisition of TomoTherapy Inc. (NSDQ:TOMO), tying the bow on a deal first announced in March 2010.
Toshiba Medical announces the expiration of the initial tender offer period for outstanding shares of Vital Images.
Toshiba Medical Systems Corp. came one step closer the $273 million acquisition of Vital Images Inc. (NSDQ:VTAL) with the announcement that the initial tender offer period had expired.
A total of 11.9 million shares were tendered by expiration time, representing about 72 percent of Vital Images' outstanding common stock on a fully diluted basis.
iRhythm Technologies raises another $15 million, including funds from lead equity round investor St. Jude Medical.
St. Jude Medical’s (NYSE:STJ) partnership with a California-based arrhythmia-diagnostic company is going well enough that it recently poured more money into that startup.
, BioDrain Medical Inc.
, Cardiogenesis Corp.
, EKN Financial Services Inc.
, iRhythm Technologies Inc.
, Northern Digital Inc.
, Roper Industries Inc.
, St. Jude Medical
, TomoTherapy Inc.
, Accuray Inc.
PerkinElmer Inc.'s first quarter profits drop nearly 4 percent despite the company's double digit sales gains; company announces acquisition of genetic analysis software firm Geospiza Inc.
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Here's a quick rundown of a few releases over the past couple days:
Wright Medical Group Inc.
, CareFusion Corp.
, HeartWare International Inc.
, Iridix Corp.
, Orthofix International
, PerkinElmer Inc.
, Rochester Medical Corp.
, Smith & Nephew
, Theragenics Corp.
, ThermoGenesis Corp.
, Accuray Inc.
GE Healthcare enters takeover deal for cellular imaging company Applied Precision Inc.
GE Healthcare is looking to boost its life sciences portfolio with the acquisition of a cellular imaging firm.
The General Electric Co. (NYSE:GE) unit is planning to buy Seattle area Applied Precision Inc. in a bid to expand its research products and services offering for the pharmaceutical and life science industries, the company said.