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Market Intel: Intense Competition, Innovation Drive Healing Trends In Wound Care

The global advanced wound-care market is expected to reach $10.4bn by 2020, driven by massive competition, and forcing companies to innovate constantly to address the rising prevalence of chronic wound injuries, diabetic foot ulcers and burns. While regulatory and reimbursement challenges prevail, opportunities in this highly segmented market, in particular, in the advanced wound-dressings sector, are vast, with double-digit revenue growth potential.

Wound Healing & Tissue Repair Wound Management

Deals Shaping The Medical Industry, June 2016

Derived from Strategic Transactions, Informa’s premium source for tracking life sciences deal activity, the Dealmaking column is a survey of recent health care transactions listed by relevant industry segment – In Vitro Diagnostics, Medical Devices, and Pharmaceuticals – and then categorized by type – Acquisition, Alliance, or Financing. This month’s column covers deals announced in May 2016.

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Bard, J&J Settle Mesh Cases

CR Bard has settled 150 pelvic mesh claims against the company in West Virginia, while Ethicon paid $5 million to resolve one in New Jersey. An industry observer believes this is part of a trend.

Medical Device Legal Issues

People Briefs

AngioDynamics appoints president and CEO; MDMA announces new VP and general counsel; Wright Medical chief operating officer resigns; and more personnel news from around the industry.

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