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Crown Laboratories, Inc., a leading, fully integrated, specialty pharmaceutical company and Hildred Capital Partners LLC (“Hildred”) portfolio company, today announced it has acquired Bellus Medical, a leader in medical aesthetics treatments dedicated to delivering innovative repair and restoration products to aesthetic practices around the world. Bellus’s non-invasive products give it…

ACEA Biosciences announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to join Agilent Technologies, Inc. ACEA Biosciences is a company known for developing highly innovative products, which are used in academia, as well as the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. In recent years, the ACEA xCELLigence® RTCA technology has blazed…

DCN Dx, a developer and manufacturer of rapid point-of-care diagnostic tests, and E25Bio, an MIT-spinoff diagnostics company from the Gehrke Lab at IMES, have announced a partnership for the design, development and manufacture of an innovative new infectious disease testing technology. Developed and commercialize by E25Bio, this new technology is…

Venus Medtech (Hangzhou) Inc., the preeminent Chinese transcatheter heart valve company, today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Keystone Heart Ltd., a privately-held medical device company and makers of TriGUARD 3™. The acquisition gives Venus Medtech international rights to TriGUARD 3, the first Cerebral Embolic Protection Device designed…

Quest Diagnostics, the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced it has acquired ReproSource, a national leader in specialty fertility diagnostic services. About 10 percent of women of child-bearing age in the United States have difficulty getting or staying pregnant, according to the Centers for Disease Control and…

Aligned Telehealth, one of the nation’s leading behavioral healthcare solutions providers, announced today it has begun active implementation of a partnership agreement with Adventist Health’s California, Oregon and Hawaii hospitals. Adventist Health provides care in 20 hospitals, more than 295 clinics, 13 home care agencies, seven hospice agencies, and five…

McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc., an affiliate of the McKesson Corporation, has signed an exclusive agreement with ILÚM Health Solutions, part of Merck & Co, Inc.’s Healthcare Services and Solutions business, that provides innovative technology and services to support infectious disease management, to serve the U.S. community hospital market. This agreement highlights…

TransEnterix, Inc., a medical device company that is digitizing the interface between surgeons and patients to improve minimally invasive surgery, today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of MST Medical Surgery Technologies Ltd. (“MST”), an Israel medical technology company, in a cash and stock transaction with…

Sonas Home Health Care ("Sonas"), a portfolio company of Boyne Capital, has successfully completed its acquisition of Advanced Nursing Solutions ("ANS" or "Company").  ANS, a Tampa-based pediatric home-care provider, has served medically fragile children in the Tampa Bay area for over 20 years. During this time, ANS has developed long-standing…

Medical equipment company Medtronic Plc (MDT.N) will acquire Israel-based Mazor Robotics (MZOR.TA) for about $1.64 billion in an all-cash deal, or $1.34 billion net of Medtronic’s existing stake in Mazor, the companies said jointly on Thursday. They said Medtronic would pay $58.50 per American Depository Share or $29.25 (104.80 ILS)…