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Synthes-Stratec buys Mathys Medical for $1bn

Executive Summary

To form a medical device firm with a focus on osteosynthesis--the surgical treatment of fractures, deformities, and diseases of the bones--orthopedic trauma implant manufacturer Synthes-Stratec has purchased privately held Swiss company Mathys Medical (osteosynthesis and prosthetics) in a cash and stock transaction. The combined company will be called Synthes.
Deal Industry
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Devices
    • Implantable Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Acquisition
    • Full Acquisition
    • Payment Includes Cash
    • Payment Includes Stock

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