All Entries in the Category : Medical

Medical devices, implantable electronics, health & fitness and disposable medical electronics.

Medtronic buys hearing aid maker Sophono

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) today said it closed a buyout of hearing aid maker Sophono for an undisclosed amount and plans to integrate it into its ear, nose & throat business.

: Medical

Philips plans to separate into two focused companies

Philips is planning to separate into two independent companies focused on healthtech and lighting solutions respectively in order to capitalise on market changes and new growth opportunities.

: Industrial, Medical |

Medtronic invests in diabetes-management tech startup Glooko – Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Medical-device maker Medtronic has joined in a $16.5 million round of financing for Glooko, a startup that makes a mobile app and hardware for diabetes management.

: Medical

Graphic Controls buys Vermont company

Graphic Controls LLC has acquired Bellows Falls, Vt.-based Vermed Inc.

Terms of the deal, which took place in February, were not disclosed.

: Medical |

Varian Medical Systems to Showcase New X-Ray Imaging Components

SALT LAKE CITY, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — ECR Booth #317/Expo C – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) is showcasing a full spectrum of X-ray imaging solutions that bundle components and software to improve image quality, reduce costs, and enable greater patient throughput for manufacturers of mammography, fluoroscopy, angiography, cardiology and cone-beam CT imaging systems.

: Medical

HeartWare International Reports $73.2 Million In Fourth Quarter 2014

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR), a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment of advanced heart failure, today announced revenue of $73.2 million for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, a 38% increase compared to $53.1 million in revenue for the same period of 2013.

: Medical |

Drager North America to close Pittsburgh operations

A Pittsburgh facility that provides safety equipment to the oil and gas industry will be shut by the summer of 2016, its parent company announced Thursday.

: Industrial, Medical |