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May 22-25 - Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Meeting

May 24-26 - IATI Biomed Annual Conference 2016

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May 31 @ 8:00 AM ET - Medtronic

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HealthpointCapital is the leading source for research on the orthopedic and dental industry's markets, major players, technologies and trends. The research team has created an unparalleled bank of intellectual capital that reflects a thorough understanding of the industry's dynamics, key strategies and valuation trends. Research insights and conclusions are central to HealthpointCapital's investment decisions. More about us...

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Musculoskeletal News Roundup 19-May-16 BY BLAKE MOSSY, MAY 19, 2016

Amedica, ConforMIS, DJO Global, LDR, Mazor, SeaSpine, Vericel report financial results...Bone Solutions private placement...Teleflex, Wright Medical financings...aap Implantate completes sale of Biomaterials subsidiary to Keensight Capital...Medtronic to acquire Smith & Nephew's gynecology business...Tecres and Keensight make investment to form Demetra Holding...Zimmer completes acquisition of Cayenne Medical...First Ray, Orthofix, OrthoPediatrics, Xtant product clearances...Anika, Misonix product updates...Johnson & Johnson, Mazor Robotics, Novastep, Rewalk collaborations...Bone Therapeutics, SI-BONE clinical updates...Zephyr Sleep receives awards on published research incorporating HealthpointCapital's MicroDental's obstructive sleep apnea device more

Mazor Enters into Co-development and Equity Purchase Agreements with Medtronic BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, MAY 19, 2016

Mazor Robotics entered into two strategic agreements with Medtronic. The first being a co-development and distribution agreement, and the second being an equity investment of up to $52 million, which could see Medtronic own up to a 15% stake in... more

Medtronic to Acquire Smith & Nephew's Gynecology Portfolio for $350M BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, MAY 19, 2016

Medtronic entered into an agreement to acquire Smith & Nephew's gynecology (GYN) portfolio for approximately $350 million. Under the terms of the transaction, Medtronic acquires Smith & Nephew's TRUCLEAR System, a platform used to remove abnormal uterine tissue like polyps... more

Zephyr Presents Award Winning Research at the 2016 Meetings of the ATS, AADSM an APSS BY EDITOR, MAY 17, 2016

Each June, the AADSM Research Committee recognizes outstanding research in dental sleep medicine. This year, Dr. John Remmers, Zephyr Sleep Technologies’ Chief Medical Officer has been selected as a recipient of the AADSM Clinical Research Award and the AADSM Clinical... more

Wright Medical Raises $395M in Debt Through a Private Placement BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, MAY 16, 2016

Wright Medical raised an aggregate of $395 million through a private placement of cash convertible senior notes. The senior unsecured obligations have a semiannual coupon of 2.25% and a maturity date of November 15, 2021. The company expects to use... more

Teleflex Prices $400M Debt Offering BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, MAY 16, 2016

Teleflex priced a $400.0 million offering of senior notes in which it plans to utilize to repay/refinance approximately $393 million in outstanding debt under its revolving credit facility (RCF). The senior notes have a coupon of 4.875% and will be... more


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