Category: Hologic Inc.
Here's a look at some of the top funding stories for medical device companies this week: Intersect ENT registers $80M IPO for sinus implants; Mitralign raises another $8M; Device makers tally $67M in Pentagon deals; EndoShape raises $6.8M for vascular plugs and coils; EMBA Medical's still working on its $3M funding round
Hologic, Welch Allyn, InVivo, Digirad and ICAD claim nearly $67 million in medtech contracts with the Dept. of Defense.
The Defense Dept. handed out some $66.7 million in supply contracts to 5 medical device makers, covering Pap test kits, radiology and patient monitoring systems.
Here's a look at some of the top personnel stories for medical device companies this week: Stryker must face class action employment claims; Staar Surgical hires consumer marketing expert to move Visian lenses; Hologic taps J&J vet McMahon as new CFO; Echo Therapeutics battles 'dissident' stockholder and pool-industry board nominee.
Hologic names the former finance veep for Johnson & Johnson's Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics business as its new CFO.
Hologic shares gained nearly 8% today as investors reacted to 'beat-and-raise' results from its fiscal 2nd quarter.
Hologic (NSDQ:HOLX) added nearly 8% to its share price today as investors on Wall Street reacted to a textbook "beat-and-raise" results from the women's health company's fiscal 2nd quarter.
Here's a look at some of the top funding stories for medical device companies this week.
, Deerfield Management
, Delphi Ventures
, Domain Associates
, Foresite Capital
, Hologic Inc.
, PositiveID Corp.
, RefleXion Medical
, Sequent Medical
, Sofinnova Partners
, U.S. Defense Dept.
, US Venture Partners
, Versant Ventures
, GE Healthcare
Hologic, GE Datex and PositiveID secure a collective $99.6 million in Pentagon contracts for radiology devices, patient monitoring and biological threat detection.
The U.S. Dept. of Defense handed out $99.6 million in contracts to a trio of device makers, providing for radiology systems, patient monitoring and airborne bio-threat detection for a variety of military and civilian agencies.