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Private Equity and Venture Capital (PE/VC) Activity in Medical Devices - Number of Investments in Smaller Companies has Increased over the Past Four Years
Date:1/3/2012

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1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 4

1.1 List of Tables 7

1.2 List of Figures 8

2 Introduction 9

2.1 GBI Research Report Guidance 9

3 PE/VC Deals Summary in the Medical Device Industry 10

3.1 PE/VC Deals by Number and Deal Value, 2007–2010 10

3.2 Segmentation of PE/VC Deals by Stages, 2007–2010 11

3.2.1 Conclusion 12

3.3 Withdrawn/Terminated Deals 12

3.3.1 Ion Beam Applications Terminated Sale of Its BioAssays Unit 13

3.3.2 Smiths Group Rejects Cash Bid of Apax Partners for Smiths Medical 13

3.3.3 Ares Life Sciences, Essex, Intesa and Alpha Terminated Acquisition of Sorin 14

3.3.4 AMICAS Terminated Acquisition with Thoma Bravo 14

3.3.5 Q-Med Terminated Offer for Its Acquisition by Ivytan 15

3.3.6 Endologix Terminated Offer for Its Acquisition by Elliot Associates 15

3.3.7 Conclusion 16

4 PE/VC Deals in Medical Devices by Geography 17

4.1 PE/VC Deals in North America 17

4.2 PE/VC Deals in Europe 19

4.3 PE/VC Deals in the Asia-Pacific 21

4.3.1 Conclusion 22

5 PE/VC Activity in Medical Devices by Market 23

5.1 In Vitro Diagnostics 23

5.1.1 Deals Analysis 24

5.1.2 PE/VC Deals - In Vitro Diagnostics 24

5.1.3 Pacific Biosciences Secured Additional $59m in Series F Round of Financing 25

5.1.4 Legal & General Ventures Sells LGC to Bridgepoint 25

5.1.5 Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe Acquired Spectrum Laboratory Network from Apax Partners 26

5.1.6 Bridgepoint Capital Acquired Terveystalo Healthcare 27

5.1.7 Duke Street Acquired Biomnis 27

5.1.8 The EQT V fund Acquired Dako Denmark 28

5.2 Cardiovascular Devices 29

5.2.1 Deal An
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