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What You Missed on Medtechy Last Week - 8/31/18

Posted on September 05, 2018 by Medtech[y] Staff

What'd you miss on Medtechy last week? There was a lot of news, a lot of sharing and a lot of new jobs posted. 

You're busy and we know it. We respect the hustle. 

Here's a quick breakdown of what you missed in the news, forums and job postings:

Zimmer Biomet Gets Another FDA Warning Letter for Warsaw Plant

  • In an SEC filing, Zimmer Biomet announced that they received a warning letter on August 24th from the FDA for "observed non-conformities with current good manufacturing practice requirements of the Quality System regulation" at their North Campus in Warsaw, Indiana.

Wright Medical Acquires Cartiva for $435M

  • Wright Medical ($WMGI) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire private orthopaedic medical device company, Cartiva, for $435 million in cash.

Alcon Announces the Global Withdrawal of Their Cypass Micro-Stent

  • Alcon announced that they are globally withdrawing their CyPass Micro-Stent for surgical glaucoma.

Mazor Robotics and Medtronic Gearing up for Mazor X Stealth Launch at NASS

  • September is going to be a big month for Mazor Robotics and Medtronic as they introduce their Mazor X Stealth Station at NASS in Los Angeles.

K2M to Be Acquired by Stryker for $1.4B: What to Know

  • Stryker ($SYK) announced that they are acquiring K2M Group ($KTWO) for a total equity value of approximately $1.4 billion

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