MassDevice.com +3 | The top 3 medtech stories for June 12, 2015

Say hello to MassDevice +3, a bite-sized view of the top three medtech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 3 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry.   3. Sorin, Cyberonics announce new slate for post-merger board Sorin Group and Cyberonics announced a new slate for the board of directors that will oversee the company after the expected close of their $1.4 billion merger in the 3rd quarter. Last month the companies announced the management roster for the new entity, which is slated to unite global leaders in neuromodulation and cardiac surgery with a combined equity value of $2.7 billion.┬áRead more 2. Invuity prices IPO at $12 per share, under the range Invuity priced its initial public offering at $12 a share, under the range the advanced surgical lighting maker set earlier in June, looking to raise $48 million. Invuity shares are set to begin trading today under the “IVTY” symbol on the NASDAQ exchange, the company said.┬áRead more 1. Medtronic launches Fortrex PTA balloon catheter in US Medtronic said that it launched its Fortrex percutaneous transluminal angioplasty balloon catheter in the U.S. The Fortrex is designed to treat peripheral artery disease and maintain arteriovenous access for hemodialysis, the Fridley, Minn.-based company said. The catheter uses a balloon to break...
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