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Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border deals total $8.1bn globally in Q3 2022

January 18, 2023

Via: Medical Device Network

Bain Capital’s $3.12bn private equity deal with Evident was the medical devices industry’s biggest cross border deal of Q3 2022 as cross border deals worth $8.1bn were announced globally in the quarter, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border venture financing deals total $298.3m in Europe in Q3 2022

January 11, 2023

Via: Medical Device Network

Led by $100m venture financing of Kerecis ehf, total medical devices industry cross border venture financing deals worth $298.3m were announced in Europe in Q3 2022, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 37.3% over the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border venture financing deals total $1.1bn in North America in Q3 2022

January 11, 2023

Via: Medical Device Network

Led by $100m venture financing of Kerecis ehf, total medical devices industry cross border venture financing deals worth $298.3m were announced in Europe in Q3 2022, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 37.3% over the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry venture financing deals total $231m in US in November 2022

December 27, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Total medical devices industry venture financing deals worth $231m were announced in the US in November 2022, led by $41m venture financing of Elemental Machines, according to GlobalData’s deals database. In terms of venture financing deal activity, the US recorded […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

How Bluetooth Technology Is Bolstering the New Era of Hearing Accessibility

December 20, 2022

Via: HitConsultant

In August, the Food and Drug Administration established a new category of over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids, enabling consumers with perceived mild to moderate hearing loss to purchase hearing aids directly from stores or online retailers without the need for a […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry M&A deals total $3.8bn globally in October 2022

December 1, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Total medical devices industry M&A deals worth $3.8bn were announced globally in October 2022, led by Thermo Fisher Scientific’s $2.6bn acquisition of The Binding Site Group, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 59.4% over the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Robotics innovation: Leading companies in surgical robots

December 1, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

The medical devices industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by increased need for homecare, preventative treatments, early diagnosis, reducing patient recovery times and improving outcomes, as well as a growing importance in technologies such as […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Coloplast to introduce SpeediCath Flex Set catheter in US

November 21, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Danish medical device company Coloplast is set to launch its new SpeediCath Flex Set catheter in the US this month. The new catheter is a gentle, all-in-one solution that has been developed for people living with bladder and urinary problems. […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Roche obtains FDA EUA for monkeypox virus detection test

November 17, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Roche has received emergency use authorization (EUA) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its monkeypox virus detection test, cobas MPXV, for use on the cobas 6800/8800 Systems. The real-time PCR test has been designed for detecting DNA […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medtronic introduces new infusion set for insulin pumps in US

November 16, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Medtronic has launched a new infusion set with a wear time of up to seven days for insulin pumps in the US. Developed in collaboration with Convatec Infusion Care, the new Medtronic Extended Infusion Set is claimed to be the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical membranes and microfiltration: Applications, challenges, and predictions

November 16, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

The use of medical membranes is growing. Using the latest technologies and materials, membranes are increasingly being applied in areas such as tissue engineering, advanced drug delivery systems (DDSs), microfluidic devices, and microfiltration. Membrane research has experienced a huge increase […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Grafting coatings: competition for Teflon on medical devices?

November 15, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Medical device coatings specialists are turning to grafting coatings to solve issues with complex geometries. We speak Formacoat to learn more about the advantages and efficiency increases with a coating that could one day be a rival to Teflon. The […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Over-the-counter hearing aids to disrupt prescription hearing aids market in the US

November 14, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Hearing aids in the US have traditionally only been available to consumers who sought audiology consultations with licensed hearing care professionals. Only those who received prescriptions for hearing aids could obtain such devices from medical clinics. As these devices are […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Neurosteer receives FDA approval for brain monitoring system

November 4, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Medical device developer Neurosteer has obtained US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its single-channel electroencephalogram (EEG) brain monitoring platform. The company has embellished the standard EEG system with an adhesive-backed electrode strip connected to a pocket-sized sensor. The […]


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Integrated Endoscopy launches second-generation NUVIS arthroscope

November 4, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

US-based medical device firm Integrated Endoscopy has launched its second-generation NUVIS single-use arthroscope worldwide. The battery-operated, cordless endoscope has been designed for use in arthroscopic surgical processes to address issues facing conventional reusable arthroscopes. It includes a patent-pending simplified optical […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

US FDA grants pre-market approval for Abiomed’s Impella RP Flex

November 1, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted pre-market approval (PMA) for Abiomed’s Impella RP Flex with SmartAssist for the treatment of acute right heart failure. The Impella RP Flex with SmartAssist System has been approved to provide temporary […]


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Medical Devices industry venture financing deals total $760.5m in US in September 2022

October 31, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Total medical devices industry venture financing deals worth $760.5m were announced in the US in September 2022, led by $100m venture financing of Galvanize Therapeutics, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 4.1% over the previous […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border deals total $807.8m globally in September 2022

October 27, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Total medical devices industry cross border deals worth $807.8m were announced globally for September 2022, with the $243.32m acquisition of Medi-Globe being the sector’s biggest investment, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 82.7% over the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices industry cross border venture financing deals total $410.5m globally in September 2022

October 27, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

The $67m venture financing of Neurolenses was the medical devices industry’s top cross border venture financing deal as total deals worth $410.5m were announced globally in September 2022, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked a decrease of 7.2% […]


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Regulating medical devices with AI capabilities

October 26, 2022

Via: Medical Device Network

Artificial intelligence (AI) is quickly being adopted in the medical field, meaning many medical devices are starting to incorporate AI capabilities. These AI capabilities include enhanced imaging systems, smart robots, wearable technology, AI-based data analysis, simulation platforms and more. While […]