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Medical device company Stryker has announced it will acquire a San Francisco-based medtech company that specialises in advanced visualisation devices for surgery. more

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With reports today highlighting the 'pitiful and patronising' lack of women at board level, Lu Rahman takes a look at where the life science sector sits on this topic more

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A range of high-profile medical manufacturing companies are in direct line of Hurricane Maria as the storm heads for the island of Puerto Rico. more

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The North American vertebroplasty market, is set to see a steep decline from an estimated $72 million in 2016 to around $29.4 million by 2023, more

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Trade show organiser UBM has announced that its three-day Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West Conference will be held on February 7-9 at the Anaheim Convention Centre. more

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With Valentines Day over and Easter fast-approaching, the second month of the year is already drawing to a close. We take a look at our most read stories from the last month. Two down and ten more to go… more

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Stryker Corporation will acquire 100% of the stock of Physio-Control International in an all cash transaction for £892m ($1.28bn) more

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Stryker, the medical device manufacturer is to buy Sage Products from private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners. The deal is said to be worth $2.78bn (£1.94bn) and will close in the second quarter of this year. more

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Business plan: US surgical implant maker Stryker is planning a takeover offer for British medical device maker Smith & Nephew more

Talking head: In an interview in the Telegraph, Oliver Bohuon, Smith & Nephew has spoken out against ‘defensive’ mega-mergers and tax-driven deals that have recently swept the healthcare more

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BASF's announcement of a €10 bn investment over seven years in Asia will stimulate much activity in the region, especially in plastics. Clinical trials of Abbott's Absorb stent in Japan are influential too. more

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