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University of Bristol, NHS develop new method to manufacture RBC

University of Bristol, NHS develop new method to manufacture RBC

Vention Medical to sell device manufacturing business to MedPlast

Vention Medical has signed a definitive agreement to sell its device manufacturing business to medical device services provider...

Vention Medical to sell device manufacturing business to MedPlast

Zimmer Biomet to launch new procedure to repair BMLs

US-based healthcare firm Zimmer Biomet Holdings is set to launch its Subchondroplasty (SCP) Procedure across multiple countries, for the treatment of bone marrow lesions...

Zimmer Biomet to launch new procedure to repair BMLs

Smithers opens new facility for medical device testing in UK

Smithers opens new facility for medical device testing in UK

Deals this week: Teva Pharmaceuticals, Boston Children’s Hospital, Lab Genomics

Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd has entered a co-marketing agreement with Syqe Medical Ltd, a medicinal plant inhaler...

Deals this week: Teva Pharmaceuticals, Boston Children’s Hospital, Lab Genomics

BioCision forms new company MedCision to focus on clinical processes

Research and development company BioCision has announced forming an independent company, MedCision which will focus on the automation of pre-clinical and clinical...

BioCision forms new company MedCision to focus on clinical processes

M&As this week: Straumann Holding AG, Edwards Life Sciences

Straumann Holding AG, a medical device company, has announced its decision to acquire an additional 49% stake to become a 100% stake holder in Medentika GmbH, a medical device...

M&As this week: Straumann Holding AG, Edwards Life Sciences

M&As this week: Giovanni Ogna & Figli, Panasonic Healthcare Holdings

Dental surgery needs manufacturer, Giovanni Ogna & Figli, has been acquired by Primex Pharmaceuticals, which aims to expand its local anaesthetics business to dental surgery products through...

M&As this week: Giovanni Ogna & Figli, Panasonic Healthcare Holdings

Deals this week: EUROIMMUN (SEA), Konica Minolta Healthcare, Shockwave Medical

To enable better clinical management of patients with suspected allergies, diagnostic systems developer EUROIMMUN (SEA), has initiated a strategic partnership with Angsana Molecular &...

Deals this week: EUROIMMUN (SEA), Konica Minolta Healthcare, Shockwave Medical

Report: The global market for respiratory ventilators and resuscitators to reach $1.2bn by 2023

Growth of the elderly population is anticipated to drive demand in the global respiratory ventilators and resuscitators market, according to a report by...

Report: The global market for respiratory ventilators and resuscitators to reach $1.2bn by 2023

M&As this week: SFS Group, Bionical

SFS Group intends to acquire medical device contract manufacturer, Tegra Medical, from Riverside...

M&As this week: SFS Group, Bionical

Deals this week: Dilon Technologies, Pfizer, Merck

Medical imaging products provider, Dilon Technologies, has received exclusive rights to distribute GE Healthcare's Discovery NM750b molecular breast imaging system in North America. The...

Deals this week: Dilon Technologies, Pfizer, Merck

Deals this week: CollPlant, Koneksa Health, BDS

Regenerative medicine company, CollPlant, has granted exclusive distribution rights to Arthrex, an orthopedic products company based in Florida, US, to commercialise its tendinopathy...

Deals this week: CollPlant, Koneksa Health, BDS

M&As this week: Sonic Healthcare, Chembio Diagnostics, Sientra

Sonic Healthcare intends to increase its stake in GLP Systems, a provider of laboratory automation systems, from the current 25% to an additional 55%, bringing its total stake to...

M&As this week: Sonic Healthcare, Chembio Diagnostics, Sientra

Deals this week: T2 Biosystems, Halt Medical, Berkeley Lights (BLI)

T2 Biosystems and Allergan have signed an agreement for the development of a novel bacterial resistance diagnostic panel that detects Gram-negative bacteria and antibiotic resistance in...

Deals this week: T2 Biosystems, Halt Medical, Berkeley Lights (BLI)

M&As this week: Signal Genetics, Karos Health, Fresenius Medical Care (FMC)

Molecular diagnostic company, Signal Genetics, has agreed to merge with Miragen Therapeutics (miRagen) to form a biopharmaceutical company that will develop proprietary micro...

M&As this week: Signal Genetics, Karos Health, Fresenius Medical Care (FMC)

Deals this week: Renishaw, Sight Diagnostics, Illumina

Renishaw, a global medical device manufacturer, has signed a collaborative agreement with drug development firm Herantis Pharma in regards to the first clinical study of cerebral...

Deals this week: Renishaw, Sight Diagnostics, Illumina

M&As this week: ABB Optical Group, Orthotic Composites, I’rom Group

Optical product distributor, ABB Optical Group, intends to acquire Diversified Ophthalmics and its partner company MidSouth Premier...

M&As this week: ABB Optical Group, Orthotic Composites, I’rom Group

Report: Asia-Pacific and South America to drive percutaneous coronary intervention market to $8.1bn by 2022

Asia-Pacific (APAC) and South America are expected to drive the percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) market to $8.1bn by 2022, according to a report by...

Report: Asia-Pacific and South America to drive percutaneous coronary intervention market to $8.1bn by 2022

M&As this week: Tecomet, Horizon Scientific, Enhanced Medical Services (EMS)

Tecomet has expanded its capabilities in minimally invasive surgery applications by acquiring Mountainside Medical, a supplier of medical device components and instruments for minimally...

M&As this week: Tecomet, Horizon Scientific, Enhanced Medical Services (EMS)

Deals this week: Invitae Corporation, Zymo Research Corporation, FluoroPharma Medical

Invitae Corporation and Helix OpCo have announced a new partnership through which they plan to develop novel genetic testing applications to work with the latter’s CLIA-certified DNA...

Deals this week: Invitae Corporation, Zymo Research Corporation, FluoroPharma Medical