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  • Surgical
    Medtronic’s Hugo Robotic Surgery System Makes Clinical Debut

    Medtronic’s Hugo Robotic Surgery System Makes Clinical Debut

    The robotic prostatectomy marked the start of the Hugo RAS System global patient registry.
    PR Newswire 06.23.21

  • Digital Health
    Pear Therapeutics to Become Public Company

    Pear Therapeutics to Become Public Company

    Seeks to expand its leadership position in prescription digital therapeutics.
    Pear Therapeutics 06.23.21

  • Avania Purchases IMARC

    Avania Purchases IMARC

    Acquisition of the medical device CRO fuels rapid global expansion and growth.
    Business Wire 06.22.21


  • Electronics
    Motion Control Solutions for Robotic Surgical Systems—MPO Videobites

    Motion Control Solutions for Robotic Surgical Systems—MPO Videobites

    Peter Van Beek of maxon speaks with MPO’s Sean Fenske about how his company is resolving challenges with robotic surgical systems.
    Videos

  • Surgical
    Discussing Asensus Surgical’s Senhance Robotic Surgical System

    Discussing Asensus Surgical’s Senhance Robotic Surgical System

    MPO's Sean Fenske speaks with Anthony Fernando of Asensus Surgical about what makes his company’s robotic surgical system unique.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 06.17.21

  • Danaher To Acquire Aldevron for $9.6 Billion

    Danaher To Acquire Aldevron for $9.6 Billion

    Aldevron manufactures high-quality plasmid DNA, mRNA, and proteins.
    PR Newswire 06.17.21


  • Electronics | Neurological
    Brain Scientific to Merge with Piezo Motion

    Brain Scientific to Merge with Piezo Motion

    Closing contemplates minimum $5M capital investment for combined company.
    GlobeNewswire 06.16.21

  • Digital Health | Electronics

    Impact of 5G on Healthcare—A Medtech Makers Q&A

    The latest cellular technology generation stands to have a much bigger effect on medical devices than previous versions.
    Sponsored released by Flex 06.16.21

  • Surgical
    Kirigami-Inspired Stents Can Deliver Drugs to GI Tract

    Kirigami-Inspired Stents Can Deliver Drugs to GI Tract

    Can temporarily lodge in tubular organs to release drugs.
    Videos Anne Trafton, MIT News Office

  • Philips Recalls Certain Sleep and Respiratory Care Devices

    Philips Recalls Certain Sleep and Respiratory Care Devices

    Mitigates potential health risks related to the sound abatement foam component.
    GlobeNewswire 06.14.21


  • Surgical
    Aspen Surgical Buys Stork Labor and Delivery Products

    Aspen Surgical Buys Stork Labor and Delivery Products

    Provides a platform for growth in obstetrics and gynecology.
    Business Wire 06.14.21

  • Validant Acquires Greenleaf Health

    Validant Acquires Greenleaf Health

    Greenleaf Chief Executive Patrick Ronan named new CEO of Validant.
    Business Wire 06.14.21

  • Probo Medical Acquires SonoDepot

    Probo Medical Acquires SonoDepot

    Deal extends Probo as a coast-to-coast third-party service provider.
    Business Wire 06.11.21

  • Tubing & Extrusion
    Zeus Acquires CathX Medical

    Zeus Acquires CathX Medical

    Will integrate the catheter-based contract manufacturer.
    Zeus Industrial Products Inc. 06.10.21

  • Software & IT
    How Digitization Enables Safe, Connected Operations in Manufacturing

    How Digitization Enables Safe, Connected Operations in Manufacturing

    In a post-pandemic world, it’s time for companies to address the weaknesses revealed from the experience.
    Online Exclusives David Butcher, Staff Writer, MasterControl 06.08.21

  • Top 483s of 2020—Mike on Medtech

    Top 483s of 2020—Mike on Medtech

    Mike Drues and Sean Fenske discuss the issues medical device manufacturers had during inspections last year.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 06.08.21

  • Molding
    Plastic Injection Molding

    Plastic Injection Molding's Value in Medical Manufacturing

    Manufacturing can be low-cost, customized, and efficient thanks to the injection molding process.
    Online Exclusives Emily Newton, Editor-in-Chief, Revolutionized 06.08.21

  • Private Equity Group to Buy Medline for Over $30B

    Private Equity Group to Buy Medline for Over $30B

    Medline will remain a privately held, family-led company.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 06.07.21

  • Cardiovascular | Patient Monitoring
    AliveCor Buys CardioLabs, an Independent Dx Testing Firm

    AliveCor Buys CardioLabs, an Independent Dx Testing Firm

    Sets stage for launch of advanced ambulatory monitoring services.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 06.03.21

  • Cardiovascular
    Medtronic Halts HVAD Distribution and Sale

    Medtronic Halts HVAD Distribution and Sale

    The company is developing a support program for current HVAD patients.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 06.03.21