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Medafor Inc.

Division of Becton Dickinson & Co.

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Device/Diagnostics Quarterly Deal Statistics, Q3 2013

Device and diagnostics companies both suffered declines in fundraising compared with previous quarters. The biggest medtech acquisition was Stryker’s $1.4 billion buyout of MAKO, while in diagnostics BioMeriux’s $450 million purchase of BioFire topped the list.

Medical Device Deals

Deals In Depth: August 2013

Medtronic sold its Pioneer Plus diagnostic ultrasound transducer and percutaneous catheter to Volcano for $15 million; boosting its position in generic ophthalmics, Akorn acquired Hi-Tech Pharmacal for $591 million. Biopharma and device financing each decreased in August compared with the previous month, with both segments at six-month lows.

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Medical Device Deals Update, September 2013

Derived from Strategic Transactions, Elsevier Business Intelligence’s premium source for tracking life sciences deal activity, the Medical Device Deals Update column is a survey of recent medtech M&A, alliance, and financing activity. This month’s column covers deals announced August-September 2013.

Medical Device

Bard Gains Foothold In Home Care Market With Rochester Medical Acquisition

Rochester’s main products are silicone male external catheters for male urinary incontinence and silicone intermittent catheters for urinary retention, constituting a global home care urology market worth $930 million.

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Devices
    • Biomaterials
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Blood & Coagulation Disorders & Products
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Becton Dickinson & Co.
  • Senior Management
  • Gary Shope, CEO
    Gerald Doran, VP, CFO
    Robert Cerza, EVP, Bus. Dev.
  • Contact Info
  • Medafor Inc.
    Phone: (877) 633-2367
    2700 Freeway Blvd.
    Ste. 800
    Minneapolis, MN 55430