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

2 May 2017 14:58 News

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

2 Jan 2017 09:00 News

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

24 Feb 2016 13:10 Opinion

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

16 Feb 2016 14:22 News

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

1 Feb 2016 13:40 News

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

24 Dec 2014 10:25

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

28 Jul 2014 11:36 News

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

2 Jul 2013 00:00 News