Keywords: Acquisitons

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01/07/2014

GE to expand in fast-growing Life Sciences sectors

GE and Thermo Fisher Scientific announced yesterday that they have entered into an agreement for GE Healthcare to acquire Thermo Fisher’s HyClone cell culture media and sera, …

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09/02/2011

From CR to DR

Breathtaking though the rate of improvement in medical imaging systems may be, many hospitals remain locked into their various evolutionary stages – depending on their needs and …

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08/31/2011

Purchasing diagnostic systems

The acquisition of large diagnostic imaging equipment is clearly expensive – but further costs also result from their energy consumption and maintenance, as well as hidden costs …

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02/25/2011

Beckman Coulter sold

USA - Over the past couple of decades, due to acquisitions California-based Beckman Coulter Inc has became one of the world’s largest manufacturers of in vitro diagnostics …

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11/19/2009

Patient monitoring as part of the HIS

This October GE Healthcare launched its new Carescape Monitor B 850 at the 22nd Congress of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). Resulting from the expertise …

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11/02/2009

Marcol Completes Largest Private Equity Deal in Germany in 2009

Following competition approval from the European Commission, Terence Cole and Mark Steinberg´s Marcol has completed the acquisition of MEDIAN Kliniken with its partners Advent …

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11/02/2009

Marcol Completes Largest Private Equity Deal in Germany in 2009

Following competition approval from the European Commission, Terence Cole and Mark Steinberg's Marcol has completed the acquisition of MEDIAN Kliniken with its partners Advent …

 

07/01/2009

A surprise surge in 'stranger' organ donations

A rapid rise in 'altruistic donations', i.e. strangers having a kidney removed for an unknown patient, has been reported by the UK's Human Tissue Authority (HTA). Although there …

 

05/01/2009

A strategic acquisition of the Olympus Laboratory unit

Beckman Coulter Inc, manufacturer of medical test systems, has agreed to acquire the diagnostic systems portion of Olympus Corporation's life sciences business. …

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02/28/2009

Beckman Coulter to aquire lab-based Diagnostics business from Olympus Corporation

Beckman Coulter, Inc., a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of products that simplify, automate, and innovate complex biomedical tests, and Olympus Corporation, a …

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11/25/2008

Toshiba to acquire advanced visualization imaging system division of Barco

Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation (Toshiba) announced that via its newly formed, wholly-owned subsidiary, Toshiba Medical Visualization Systems Europe, Ltd. (TMVS), it has …

 

11/21/2008

UBIFRANCE

UBIFRANCE and the network of Trade Commissions together constitute the French government's corporate international expansion support framework. Every year they help over 13,000 …

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10/29/2008

French firms meet German buyers

As neighbours of Germany, France and its manufacturers have the advantage of quick accessibility, similar traditions and a European presence. …

 

09/01/2008

The needs of migrant patients

In hospitals all over the world people of very diverse cultural backgrounds come together, whether as employees in various roles, or as patients. This means that hospital teams …

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06/17/2008

SCHILLER group acquires Medilog

On 1st May, Medilog became part of the SCHILLER group. Medilog will be SCHILLER's high-end Holter system. Medilog's additional products are an ideal complement to SCHILLER's …

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06/17/2008

Leica Microsystems acquires Coretech Holdings Scientific

Leica Microsystems announced in May it acquired the assets of St. Louis, Missouri-based Coretech Holdings and McCormick Scientific, LLC (Coretech), expanding its leading position …

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04/30/2008

Philips to acquire Tomcat Systems

Royal Philips Electronics recently announced it will acquire TOMCAT Systems Ltd., based in Northern Ireland. Terms of this acquisition were not disclosed. TOMCAT offers a software …

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03/01/2008

Uniting the lab and radiology

Healthcare is in a dynamic state of change — and so is the healthcare industry, in which there is an increasing trend towards integrating scientific disciplines. …

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02/12/2008

GE Healthcare expands expertise in mammography

GE Healthcare recently acquired Image Diagnost International GmbH, an IT provider specialised on developing integrated software solutions for mammography workflow and image …

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01/15/2008

Elekta to buy CMS

The Swedish radiotherapy and radiosurgery specialist Elekta is in negotiations to buy CMS, the St Louis, MO-based supplier of radiotherapy treatment-planning (RTP) systems, for …

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