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Abbott Moves One Way in Cardiovascular Devices, Another in Orthopedics, To Get To the Same Place

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Abbott Laboratories broke into the spinal market with its acquisition of Spinal Concepts, and expanded its interventional cardiology product line by acquiring Jomed's coronary and peripheral interventional product lines. Both deals reflect the increasing convergence in medical devices of drug and device therapies.

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