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Recipharm Boosts Inhalation And Injectables Manufacturing By Acquiring UK’s Consort Medical

Sweden's Recipharm has agreed to buy UK-based Consort Medical for £505m ($652m) to become a leading inhalation-device company. 

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Orexo Expands Digital Therapy Focus With New Platform For AUD

In an example of how so called "digital therapies" can augment traditional drug treatments, Swedish pharma company Orexo has secured exclusive US rights to an AI-based behavioral therapy for the treatment of alcohol use disorder (AUD).

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QUOTED. 29 November 2019. Steve Dyson.

The health-care sector remains ripe for investments, according to an expert panel of private equity investors. See what Steve Dyson, partner at UK private equity firm Apax Partners, said about it during a panel discussion at the recent Jefferies Healthcare Conference in London.

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Jefferies 2019: Flight To Health Care Will Continue, Say Private Equity Experts

An expert panel of investors at Jefferies Healthcare Conference in London discussed the landscape for private equity investment in health-care businesses.

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Terumo Buys Vascular Therapy Biz Aortica

Terumo is acquiring the vascular therapy company to boost its AAA graft business.

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Pacts In Medtech: BI, Inflammasome Work On Retinal Disease; Takeda And Prometheus Take On IBD

Derived from Strategic Transactions, Informa's premium source for tracking life-sciences deals, the bimonthly Pacts In Medtech feature highlights notable technology alliances, research and development partnerships and commercial collaborations. This edition covers industry pacts that were signed in September and October 2019.

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QUOTED. 8 November 2019. Kevin Lobo.

Stryker is acquiring rival Wright Medical in a $4bn deal catapulting the company to a top position in the trauma and extremities market. See what Stryker CEO Kevin Lobo said about it here.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Partners With Breath Biopsy Firm Owlstone Medical

Thermo Fisher Scientific has signed a collaboration with Cambridge, UK-based Owlstone Medical to identify novel biomarkers.

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QUOTED. 5 November 2019. Rick Osterloh.

Google has entered into a definite agreement to buy Fitbit in a deal worth $2.1bn. See what Google’s Rick Osterloh said about it here.

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Stryker Goes Shoulder To Shoulder With Wright Medical In $4Bn Takeover

Stryker is acquiring rival Wright Medical in a $4bn deal catapulting the company to a top position in the trauma and extremities market. The agreement, announced on 4 November, is Stryker’s biggest acquisition this year.

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