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TPG Capital to buy orthopedic implant devices maker Exactech for $625m TPG Capital has signed an agreement to acquire US-based orthopedic implant devices maker Exactech for around $625m. Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News
Abbott launches first smartphone compatible insertable cardiac monitor in US Abbott has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Confirm Rx insertable cardiac monitor (ICM), the world's first and only smartphone compatible ICM designed to help physicians remotely identify cardiac arrhythmias.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News TPG Capital to buy orthopedic implant devices maker Exactech for $625m By MDBR Staff Writer
TPG Capital has signed an agreement to acquire US-based orthopedic implant devices maker Exactech for around $625m.
Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News Vyaire Medical buys US firm Revolutionary Medical Devices By MDBR Staff Writer
Vyaire Medical has acquired US-based Revolutionary Medical Devices (RMD) for an undisclosed sum.
Specialty Devices > Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices > News
HeartSciences launches breakthrough ECG technology at Canadian Cardiovascular Congress HeartSciences has announced the launch of its MyoVista high sensitivity electrocardiograph (hsECG) Testing Device in Canada at the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) in Vancouver.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News RTI Surgical Introduces TETRAfuse 3D Technology Becoming First to Offer 3D Printed Interbody Polymer Optimized to Participate in Fusion RTI Surgical, a global surgical implant company, has introduced TETRAfuse 3D Technology, providing surgeons a solution they have been seeking.
News Johnson & Johnson Medical to buy German software firm Surgical Process Institute By MDBR Staff Writer
Johnson & Johnson Medical has agreed to acquire German software firm Surgical Process Institute (SPI) for an undisclosed sum.
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Abbott launches first smartphone compatible insertable cardiac monitor in US
Abbott has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Confirm Rx insertable cardiac monitor (ICM), the world's first and only smartphone compatible ICM designed to help physicians remotely identify cardiac arrhythmias.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News
TPG Capital to buy orthopedic implant devices maker Exactech for $625m
By MDBR Staff Writer
TPG Capital has signed an agreement to acquire US-based orthopedic implant devices maker Exactech for around $625m.
Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News
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Diagnostics

Quidel gets FDA nod for Solana RSV + hMPV assay
By MDBR Staff Writer
Diagnostic testing solutions provider Quidel has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Solana respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) + human metapneumovirus (hMPV) assay.
Diagnostics > In Vitro Diagnostics > News
Esaote introduces MyLab 9 ultrasound platform
Esaote has introduced tMyLab 9, the flagship platform in its ultrasound portfolio which defines a new standard in image CLARITY, smart WORKFLOW, solid PERFORMANCE.
Diagnostics > Diagnostic Imaging > News
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Patient Care

Smiths Medical to introduce new products at Anesthesiology 2017 annual meeting
Smiths Medical will introduce several innovative new products at the upcoming American Society of Anesthesiologists annual meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, which will take place between 21 and 23 October.
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News
Respicardia's remede system receives FDA approval
Respicardia has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its remedē system, a transvenous implantable neurostimulation system that stimulates the phrenic nerve, and engages the diaphragm to restore natural breathing during sleep in patients with central sleep apnea (CSA).
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News
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Technology

Johnson & Johnson Medical to buy German software firm Surgical Process Institute
By MDBR Staff Writer
Johnson & Johnson Medical has agreed to acquire German software firm Surgical Process Institute (SPI) for an undisclosed sum.
Technology > Healthcare IT > News
Medtronic Care Management Services, American Well partner to integrate telehealth capabilities
Medtronic Care Management Services (MCMS) business and American Well have entered into a first-of-its-kind strategic partnership to enable a more complete telehealth solution focused on the unique needs of the complex, chronic, co-morbid patient population.
Technology > Healthcare IT > News
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Contract Services

Firms Flock to FixedFlex to Get the Best Energy Deal
Since its launch a month ago, Utilitywise’s FixedFlex contract has taken off, with 700 businesses signing up for it so far.
Contract Services > News
Cirtec Medical acquires US firm Stellar Technologies
By MDBR Staff Writer
Century Park Capital Partners portfolio company Cirtec Medical has acquired US-based Stellar Technologies, for an undisclosed sum.
Certification > News
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Certification

PAREXEL to acquire The Medical Affairs Company
By MDBR Staff Writer
PAREXEL International has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Medical Affairs Company, a provider of outsourced medical affairs services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries.
Certification > News
Fujifilm, Renovo partner on technology management solutions
By MDBR Staff Writer
Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. has partnered with Renovo Solutions to provide technology management solutions to the customers.
Certification > News
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