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Medtronic Taps Into Expanded Spinal Market With $3.9 Billion Kyphon Deal

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Medtronic is aiming to expand the breadth of its spinal offerings and, in particular, reach a relatively untapped older patient population with its $3.9 billion acquisition of Kyphon, announced July 27 (see chart: "1Medtronic-Kyphon Deal Basics")

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