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Volcano Corp. buys Crux Biomedical

Executive Summary

The same month it netted $445.3mm through a notes offering, Volcano Corp. has agreed to buy closely held minimally invasive cardiovascular device company Crux Biomedical Inc. for $36mm in cash, up to $3.1mm in transaction expenses, and earn-outs, including $3mm if the company gets 510(k) approval by June 30, 2013 for a retrieval device in development. Crux shareholders may receive additional cash payments based on sales (for up to four years post-commercialization).
Deal Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Implantable Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
      • Minimally or Less Invasive
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Acquisition
    • Includes Earnout
    • Full Acquisition
    • Payment Includes Cash
    • Includes Contract

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