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J&J deals Cordis for nearly $2B | The week in medtech M&A

March 4, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: J&J deals Cordis to Cardinal Health for nearly $2B; Cyberonics to buy Italy's Sorin for $1.4B; Boston Scientific to buy Endo's urology portfolio for $1.65B; Nikon pushes into medtech with $400 mln Optos acquisition; Allergan CEO in line for $100M payout from Actavis deal

J&J deals Cordis to Cardinal Health for nearly $2B

March 2, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Report: Truven Health Analytics preps IPO

March 4, 2015 by MassDevice

Truven Health Analytics is reportedly preparing for an initial public offering that would value the company at some $3 billion.

Report: Truven Health Analytics preps IPO

(Reuters) — Truven Health Analytics, a U.S. provider of data to hospitals, doctors and companies, is preparing for an initial public offering it hopes will value it at more than $3 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.

Smith & Nephew buys outs Colombian distributor

March 4, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Smith & Nephew buys out EuroCiencia Colombia, its distributor in the South American country, for an undisclosed amount.

Smith & Nephew buys outs Colombian distributor

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN) said yesterday that it acquired its exclusive distributor for Colombia, EuroCiencia Colombia, for an undisclosed amount.

Becton Dickinson picks up Intelliport partner Crisi

March 4, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Becton, Dickinson & Co. grabs the co-developer of its new Intelliport medication management system for an undisclosed price.

Becton Dickinson picks up Intelliport partner Crisi

Intuitive Surgical wins $430m Defense Dept. deal

March 3, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The U.S. Defense Dept. inks a deal worth up to $430 million for Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci robot-assisted surgery device.

Intuitive Surgical wins $430m Defense Dept. deal

MassDevice.com +3 | The top 3 medtech stories for March 3, 2015

March 3, 2015 by MassDevice

Plus 3

Say hello to MassDevice +3, a bite-sized view of the top three medtech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com's coverage highlights our 3 biggest and most influential stories from the day's news to make sure you're up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry.