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Dermapharm acquires Riemser’s Medical Devices business

Germany-based pharmaceutical group Dermapharm, specialized in antiallergic drugs and dermatology products, today announced it has acquired Riemser Pharma’s Medical Devices business. Riemser is a German pharmaceutical group owned by PE Ardian since 2012. The acquiree has a product portfolio including…

Sanofi targets medical device producer

French drugmaker Sanofi is reportedly contemplating an acquisition of a company producing medical devices, such as a glucose testing kit. Sanofi already has a medical device business, yet very small: an acquisition is likely to expand it and benefit the…

Abbott Completes Acquisition of St. Jude

Abbott announced it has completed the acquisition of St. Jude Medical, establishing the company as a leader in the medical device industry. The transaction provides Abbott with considerable opportunities for future growth and product portfolio development. January 4, 2017, the…

Abbott to sell portion of medical devices to Terumo for $1.12bn

Abbott Laboratories and St. Jude Medical jointly announced today they will sell a portion of their medical devices to Japan-based Terumo for $1.12bn (all cash). The transaction includes St. Jude Medical’s Angio-Seal and Femoseal vascular, and Abbott’s Vado Steerable Sheath,…