July 2008
Cardiovascular Devices & Drugs;Jul2008, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p21
The article offers information on acquisitions within the medical device industry in the U.S. as of July 2008. Norwalk, Connecticut-based Applera has been separated from its diagnostic business Celera. Wayne, Pennsylvania-based Drew Scientific has purchased Miami, Florida-based JAS Diagnostics for about $1.2 million in cash and $800,000 in notes payable. Rochester, Minnesota-based Kardia Health Systems intends to expand its cardiology platforms as it acquires multi-modality medical imaging and reporting software solutions provider Freeland Systems.


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