M&A Orthopedic

Smith & Nephew closes Brainlab ortho asset buy

Released on June 3, 2019

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN) said today that it closed its acquisition of Brainlab‘s…

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M&A Orthopedic

Another Day, Another Medtech Deal

Released on May 14, 2019

In a month filled with medtech deal news, CrossRoads Extremity Systems reports a merger agreement with…

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M&A Orthopedic

Yet Another Significant Acquisition in the Orthopedics Market

Released on May 10, 2019

Tis the season for M&A in the orthopedics market…

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Orthopedic

5 Reasons This Will Be Zimmer Biomet’s Comeback Year

Released on April 29, 2019

Bryan Hanson had a tall order to fill when he accepted the job of CEO of Zimmer Biomet…

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Orthopedic

Orthopedic device patent strategies you need for success

Released on April 24, 2019

Patents are the currency of the orthopedic industry…

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FDA Approved Orthopedic

Stryker wins FDA PMA, launches Lifepak CR2 AED

Released on April 12, 2019

The newly launched Lifepak CR2 AED features new technology including …

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Orthopedic

Orthofix Medical touts data from artificial disc study

Released on April 4, 2019

A study of patients implanted with Orthofix Medical’s (NSDQ:OFIX) M6-C artificial cervical disc showed…

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Orthopedic Robotics

J&J and its surgical orthopedic robot: What you need to know

Released on April 3, 2019

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) isn’t known for tooting its horn prematurely. The public won’t hear much about a new J&J device until…

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Orthopedic Surgery

New 3D Printing Technique Makes Custom Implants Mimicking Real Bone Tissue

Released on April 1, 2019

The articular cartilage, which forms the outer, smooth surface of the ends of bones, is often damaged during injuries. These osteochondral injuries are exceedingly common in athletes, often leading to an unexpected end of a sports career.

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Orthopedic Surgery

Treace Medical touts results of bunion surgery study

Released on April 1, 2019

Treace Medical’s Lapiplasty bunion procedure is designed to correct foot bone alignment and stabilize the toe.

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Orthopedic Surgery

The iovera° Cryoanalgesia Device: Interview with Tim Still, CEO of Myoscience

Released on March 28, 2019

Myoscience, a medtech company based in California, has developed the iovera° cryoanalgesia device. The device was FDA cleared in 2013, with an additional clearance in 2017 for knee pain, and uses cryotherapy to freeze peripheral nerves to reduce pain without affecting nearby tissues. The company claims that the device is a useful alternative to opioid therapy for chronic pain.

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Biotech Orthopedic

MTF Biologics launches ‘groundbreaking’ cartilage allograft

Released on March 25, 2019

MTF Biologics said it has launched a pioneering putty-like cartilage allograft designed to easily fill lesions in the knee, foot and ankle.

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