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Investment and Growth in US Medical Technology Industry Continues Despite Challenging Public Markets
Date:9/22/2008

$111 billion, and net income rose by 2%. Total revenue for all publicly traded medtech companies in the US, including medtech divisions of conglomerates, reached over US$180 billion in 2007.

The Pulse of the industry report also identifies emerging risks and challenges that could negatively impact development cycles and capital requirements for medtech companies in the near future. These include growing pricing pressures from governments and third-party insurers, increased regulatory oversight, product safety concerns and new regulations, which are limiting traditional methods for cooperating with physicians on product development and refinement.

"With approximately two-thirds of all medtech revenue coming from products two years old or less, company innovation has long been an essential requirement for success in the industry," remarked John Babitt, Senior Manager, Transaction Advisory Services. "As medtech companies tackle a growing litany of challenges, they will need to apply an innovative approach in rethinking traditional elements of the medtech business model and in demonstrating the true value of their products in an environment of increased scrutiny and regulation."

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