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Final 1Q12 Results
ORTHOWORLD’s estimates place overall 1Q12 market growth at 4% over 1Q11, as shown in Exhibit 1. Performance highlights follow and pertain to 1Q12, unless noted otherwise. Exhibit 1 Orthopaedic Sales1 Increas...
BARE BONES® - May 30, 2012
Globus Medical increased to US $150MM the maximum amount it seeks to raise through an initial public stock offering. (See BARE BONES®,
BARE BONES® - May 29, 2012
Globus Medical reported 1Q12 sales of US $94.7MM, +21% from 1Q11. (Form S/1-A for Globus Medical, Inc., SEC.gov, 5/29/12)
Funding Activity in Orthopaedics and Spine
Start-ups and spin-outs identified during 1Q12 include: Apto Orthopaedics Akron, Ohio  USA Formed by Austen BioInnovation Institute 1st device will address treatment of pediatric spinal deformities
BARE BONES® - March 29, 2012
Globus Medical filed to raise up to US $100MM in an initial public offering of common stock. The company, which posted 2011 sales of $331.5MM, intends to list on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol
BARE BONES® - February 29, 2012
FDA reached a civil money penalty settlement with Globus Medical regarding distribution of NuBone Osteoinductive Bone Graft without proper premarket approval or clearance. Globus will ...
Companies Receiving First Orthopaedic-related 510(k) Clearances in 2011
For complete information  on these strategic 510(k) filings, please visit FDA’s 510(k) Premarket Notification Database online at www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cdrh/cfdocs/cfPMN/pmn.cfm. ...
Noted at the North American Spine Society Annual Meeting
As in 2010, this year’s North American Spine Society (NASS) meeting reflected the impact of macro pressures in spine. The following summary echoes sentiments from the voices of surgeons, and offers a look at the pertinent conference takeaways. Highlights of specific company intelligence ...
BARE BONES® - November 15, 2011
Globus Medical launched new products including the CALIBER® lumbar fusion device, SP-Fix™ spinous process fixation device, REVERE® Corrective Osteotomy Set, etc. ...
BARE BONES® - November 15, 2011
Globus, joimax and Orthofix agreed to fund the establishment of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS) Data Registry. The registry will foll...
Data Collection: International and U.S. Registries
Continuing in our coverage of data collection challenges, we present the first in a series to highlight data registries in existence today. Our initial foray observes seven entities. More will follow in future issues. We’ll begin with a worldwide registry. G...
BARE BONES® - November 1, 2011
Globus Medical launched CALIBER®-L, a vertically expanding minimally invasive lateral implant for use in Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion. (Globus Medical, Inc., 11/1/11)
Global Spine Market Landscape: Today to 2020
As we enter the last quarter of 2011, strategic planning for 2012 and beyond is in full swing. The spine segment is upward in the minds of many, as companies gear up to attend NASS. With that in mind, we showcase tools that shed light upon this specific market, including a new repor...
Globus and K2M Respond to the Challenges of Data Collection
In this new era of healthcare decision making, orthopaedic and spinal device manufacturers can gain an upper hand by measuring and communicating their products’ comparative advantages. Purchasers, payors and policymakers seek deep detail on product effectiveness, patient...
BARE BONES® - August 15, 2011
SYNTHES filed a suit against GLOBUS MEDICAL, alleging infringement of 3 U.S. patents with Globus’ Independence, Coalition and InterContinental Plate spacers. (Bloomberg, 7/25/11)
1Q11 Merger and Acquisition Activity in Orthopaedics and Spine: Facet Solutions
FACET SOLUTIONS acquired by GLOBUS MEDICAL * Developer of ACADIA unconstrained pedicle screw-based total facet replacement system * ACADIA undergoing U.S. Phase III Investigational Device Exemption study vs. posterior fusion for treatment of st...
BARE BONES® - March 15, 2011
A U.S. Court of Appeals affirmed that the Pivot system, offered by GLOBUS MEDICAL, infringes 2 patents owned by MDT. The patents are related to the CD HORIZON® SEXTANT® System. (Medtronic, Inc., 2/9/11)
BARE BONES® - February 15, 2011
GLOBUS MEDICAL acquired FACET SOLUTIONS, developer of the ACADIA™ unconstrained pedicle screw-based total facet replacement system. ACADIA is in limited release in the EU and is undergoing a U.S. Phase III Investigational Device Exemption study for spinal stenosis vs. posterior spinal fu...
BARE BONES® - January 15, 2011
To date, 2,000 patients have been treated with GLOBUS MEDICAL’s TRANSITION®, a semi-rigid stabilization system for lumbar fusion.  (Globus Medical, Inc., 12/29/10)
ORTHOKNOW® - December 10, 2010
CONFERENCE REVIEWNoted at NASS: Happenings in SpineThis year’s North American Spine Society meeting was marked by macro pressures and a multitude of changes coming to the space. Here we summarize major conference takeaways and highlight certain company strategic initiative...
BARE BONES® - November 10, 2010
ORTHOPAEDIC STRATEGIC INITIATIVESCANNUFLOW signed a master distribution and strategic alliance agreement with SYMMETRY MEDICAL’s SPECIALTY SURGICAL INSTRUMENT division (SSI), whereby Cannuflow is SSI’s exclusive supplier of arthroscopy fluid management and access disposabl...
ORTHOKNOW® - November 10, 2009
REGULATORY ROUNDTABLEThe Changing Regulatory LandscapeThe constantly changing regulatory environment has risen to the top of many industry professional’s most significant challenges list. In response, we sought perspective from a mix of ORTHOWORLD Members...
BARE BONES® - September 15, 2009
Orthopaedic Strategic InitiativesDJO CANADA acquired the Canadian master distributors of DJO’s CHATTANOOGA, SAUNDERS, EMPI and CEFAR/COMPEX products. The independently-owned businesses had represented these products in Canada for ~17 years. (DJO Incorporated, 8/5/09)...
ORTHOKNOW® - September 11, 2009
QUARTERLY REVIEW2Q09: The Wrap-upBy Julie A. VetaliceAs usual, we have a few companies for whom financials were not announced by press time for last month’s issue. We present their quarterly results here.     Exhibit 1 shows 2Q09 orthopaedi...
BARE BONES® - August 15, 2009
ORTHOPAEDIC STRATEGIC INITIATIVESALPHA ORTHOPAEDICS (AO) entered into a distribution agreement whereby DAIWHA will market AO’s AT2™ System in South Korea. The AT2 features RelēF™ Technology, which integrates monopolar capacitive-coupled radiofrequency and revers...
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