Category: Asahi Kasei Corp.
Zoll makes it 2nd buy this month with the acquisition of life-support systems assets of German-based LIFEBRIDGE Medizintechnik for an undisclosed amount.
Massachusetts-based Asahi Kasei (TYO:3407) subsidiary Zoll Medical touted its 2nd acquisition this month, this time nabbing assets of German-based Lifebridge Medizintechnik.
Asahi Kasei subsidiary Zoll Medical announces the closed-doors acquisition of CoAxia Inc.'s catheter-based intellectual property, including the NeuroFlo and FloControl blood flow redistribution devices.
Zoll Medical wins 510(k) clearance for its AED Plus CPR-assist technology.
Asahi Kasei (TYO:3407) subsidiary Zoll Medical won 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its fully-automated AED Plus device, which improves on the former semi-automatic model.
The new automated external defibrillator allows emergency responders to pre-program a shock instead of pushing the "shock" button.
Zoll Medical breaks into the Japanese market with its temperature regulating device, the first of its kind to win regulatory approval in the Land of the Rising Sun.
Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare granted Shonin approval to Zoll Medical's intravascular temperature managment device for treating patients with high fevers and brain damage.
The Chelmsford, Mass.-based medical device company's temperature regulating device is designed to control high fevers in patients with neurological impairment. It provides direct cooling and warming to the circulatory system via a ballon catheter.
Zoll CEO Rick Packer says the medical device tax will lead to higher costs, fewer jobs and more off-shoring both for his company and for the med-tech industry.
Boston Scientific's Lotus TAVI system minimizes leakage in an early trial, St. Jude Medical gains on a Goldman upgrade and the SEC closes a probe of Zoll's Middle East sales just ahead of $2.3B Asahi merger.
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NxStage Medical posts a double-digit top-line increase and narrows its 1st-quarter losses but closes down more than 3%, possibly due to a debt-to-equity swap by Asahi Kasei.
Investors declined to reward NxStage Medical (NSDQ:NXTM) today for another in a string of solid quarters, sending share prices down YY% despite higher sales, narrowed losses and re-affirmed guidance.