AI Drug-delivery M&A

Medtronic to acquire Companion Medical, expands diabetes business

Released on August 11, 2020

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) today said it would acquire insulin pen manufacturer Companion Medical for an undisclosed amount. Companion Medical’s product portfolio includes the […]

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Drug-delivery Funding MedTech

Fractyl Raises $55M in Series E for Technology to Treat Diabetes

Released on August 6, 2020

Fractyl Laboratories has raised $55 million in a series E round as venture capital in medtech continues to thrive during the […]

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Drug-delivery MedTech

Dexcom nixes plan to begin G7 launch this year

Released on July 29, 2020

Dive Brief: Dexcom doubled capacity during the first half of the year for its flagship G6 continuous glucose monitoring system, the […]

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Drug-delivery Funding MedTech

Inovio to scale up production of smart delivery device for potential COVID-19 vaccine

Released on July 24, 2020

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NSDQ:INO) announced that it received $71 million from the U.S. Defense Dept. to support its Cellectra 3PSP smart device. Funding […]

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Drug-delivery Healthcare Respiratory

Smiths Medical lands major vaccine-related contract

Released on July 15, 2020

Smiths Medical announced today that it has landed a federal contract to produce more than 78 million syringe-and-needle units and $20 […]

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Digital Health Drug-delivery MedTech

Teva launches connected inhaler for asthma, COPD

Released on July 13, 2020

Teva (NYSE:TEVA) announced today that it has launched a Bluetooth-enabled version of its ProAir albuterol sulfate rescue inhaler. The ProAir Digihaler’s sensors […]

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Drug-delivery FDA MedTech

Abbott lays out plan for US study of FreeStyle Libre 3

Released on July 13, 2020

Dive Brief: Abbott has laid out plans to begin a U.S. study this month of the latest version of its glucose […]

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Drug-delivery FDA Cleared Patient Monitoring

iVWatch lands FDA clearance for continuous intravenous monitoring device

Released on July 9, 2020

Continuous IV monitoring system developer ivWatch announced that it received FDA clearance for its new SmartTouch disposable sensor. SmartTouch is indicated for the […]

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Drug-delivery Funding Patient Monitoring

ivWatch pulls in $1.5m

Released on July 7, 2020

Continuous IV monitoring system developer ivWatch filed an SEC Form D to confirm the sale of $1.5 million in an equity offering. Newport […]

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Diagnostics Drug-delivery MedTech

Thermo Fisher projects 10% increase in Q2 sales

Released on July 6, 2020

Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE:TMO) announced today that it estimates revenue growth for its recently ended second quarter to total approximately 10%. Waltham, […]

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Digital Health Drug-delivery M&A

Tandem Diabetes Care acquires Sugarmate mobile app

Released on June 24, 2020

Tandem Diabetes Care (NSDQ:TNDM) said today that it has purchased Sugarmate — as mobile app that helps people better manage their diabetes. Financial terms […]

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Drug-delivery MedTech Wearables

ADA: Insulet delivers first outpatient data for its wearable, closed-loop insulin pump

Released on June 19, 2020

Insulet delivered the first outpatient data and at-home evaluations of its upcoming Omnipod 5—the tubeless, smartphone-controlled, wearable insulin pump formerly known […]

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