Globus Medical Acquires KB Medical, Robotics Developer

During 2Q17, Globus Medical (GMED) acquired KB Medical, a robotic developer based in Lausanne, Switzerland.

The transaction brings strength in product development, personnel and intellectual property. KB's AQrate™ Robotic Assistance system received CE Mark Approval in 2Q16 and was indicated for use in general spinal surgery. Clinical trials of...

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Julie Vetalice is ORTHOWORLD's Editorial Assistant. She has covered the orthopedic industry for over 20 years, having joined the company in 1999.

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