Medtech Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction

Blue Belt Robotic Surgery Buy Is A 'Must-Have,' Says Smith & Nephew

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

S&N will pay $275 million to buy Blue Belt, which is still in the red and is expected to generate only $19 million in revenue for 2015 through sales of its Navio surgical system. The firm's sales team has been vocal in support of acquiring the technology, executives said.

You may also be interested in...



Market Intel: Rivals Catching Up To Intuitive Surgical In Fast-Growing, Fast-Innovating Robotic-Assisted Devices Market

The global market for robotically assisted systems (RAS) is expected to reach $5.3bn by 2021, a CAGR of 11.7%. Meddevicetracker expects this hot market, long-dominated by Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci systems, to see rising competition from innovative companies developing robotic systems that are smaller, portable and less costly and offer surgeons innovative features that allow them to perform even more precise and user-friendly, complex surgeries. In this feature, we'll take a closer look at the overall market, highlighting the competitive landscape as well as limiters and growth opportunities. We'll also take a deep dive into RAS systems and their applications. Surgeons of various specialties provide key insights about the pros and cons of different systems.

EOS Imaging Appoints New US President And CFO

French ortho medical imaging specialist EOS imaging has made two new senior leadership appointments. Mike Lobinsky joins in a newly created role as US President while Pierre Schwich has been hired as the company's new CFO.

In Case You Missed It: China’s ‘Dual Circulation’ Policy, Fixing Safety Data ‘Overload,’ And More

We clean out your Thanksgiving inbox so you don't have to.

Topics

Related Companies

Related Deals

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

MT034337

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel