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Wright Medical builds foot/ankle offerings

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Firm acquires R&R Medical's external fixation product line, consisting of an array of foot- and ankle-focused fixation devices for the trauma market, for $8 million plus future milestones. The external fixation devices complement Wright's growing reconstructive foot surgery portfolio. The firm bought Darco's foot and ankle surgical reconstructive products in March for $17 million, and in February inked a development and distribution deal with Regeneration Technologies for xenograft foot and ankle implants (1"The Gray Sheet" March 12, 2007, p. 13)...

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