Category: ConMed Corp.
Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: ConMed ripe for M&A spree; Baxter looks to growth post-Baxalta spinout; Sorin shareholders OK Cyberonics Merger
, Baxter International
, Becton Dickinson & Co.
, CareFusion Corp.
, ConMed Corp.
, Cyberonics Inc.
, Hologic Inc.
, INC Research Inc.
, JP Morgan Chase
, Kendle International Inc.
, Kinetic Concepts Inc.
, Perella Weinberg Partners
, Sorin Group
, Gen-Probe Inc.
ConMed could be poised for some merger & acquisition activity as new management engineers a turnaround, according to a Wall Street analyst.
ConMed (NSDQ:CNMD), in the middle of an under-appreciated turnaround, could be poised to augment its growth via selective acquisitions, according to Leerink Partners analyst Richard Newitter.
Calhoun Vision replaces Verne Sharma in the corner office with former Bausch & Lomb executive Rick Heinick.
There was a significant amount of turnover this year in the corner offices of medical device companies, including exits by some of medtech's biggest names.
There was a revolving door on medtech's corner office this year, with more than 35 CEOs leaving their positions through planned transitions, retirement or termination, according to a MassDevice.com analysis.
Wound care giant Acelity says it snared Smith & Nephew's orthopedic reconstruction president Guarav Agarwal, for its newly created president of business & innovation role.
Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: FDA gives the green light to Stimwave's mini spinal cord stimulator; HeartFlow wins FDA OK for non-invasive FFR system; FDA warns AngioDynamics subsidiary Navilyst on hairs in PICC packaging; Philips defib updates spur ConMed electrode recall; FDA approves J&J spinal device for rare pediatric syndrome
The FDA assigns Class I recall status to several lines of ConMed's defibrillator electrodes because they won't function with a number of updated devices made by Philips.