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Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. Announces Two Acquisitions Totaling $5.3 Million of Annual Net Revenue

BETHESDA, Md., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. (NYSE: HGR ) is pleased to announce that to date in 2009, it has acquired Northwest Prosthetic & Orthotic Clinic and Inline Orthotic and Prosthetic Systems. These acquisitions add patient care centers to existing m...

Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. Announces Six Acquisitions Totaling $8.9 Million of Annual Net Revenue

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. (NYSE: HGR ) is pleased to announce that throughout the fourth quarter of 2008 it acquired Maine Artificial Limb Co., Orthotics Center, Rocky Mountain Orthotic-Prosthetics Center, Riessen's Orthopedic and Prosthetic S...

Dynatronics' Acquisitions Boost Sales 80 Percent in Third Quarter

SALT LAKE CITY, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dynatronics Corporation (Nasdaq: DYNT ) today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2008. Sales for the quarter increased 80 percent to $7,781,871, compared to $4,330,440 in the prior year period. For the nine months ...

Essilor Strengthens its Positions in Italy - Three New Acquisitions in the United States

CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France, April 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Essilor is pursuing its external growth strategy in Italy and the United States. The Group has stepped up its development in Italy with the acquisition of Galileo, a major player in the Italian market. The company sells prescriptio...

Dynatronics' Acquisitions Increase Sales 100 Percent in Second Quarter

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dynatronics Corporation (Nasdaq: DYNT ) today announced results for its second fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2007. Sales for the quarter increased 100 percent to $8,861,633, compared to $4,428,182 in the prior year period. For the six mo...

Huron Capital Caps Strong Year With Five Acquisitions In 4Q07

Huron Expands Presence in Medical Products, Specialty Coatings, Transportation and Print Solutions DETROIT, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Huron Capital Partners announced today that in the fourth quarter of 2007 the firm added five companies to its portfolio, capping a very act...

VR Mergers and Acquisitions Completes Transaction of Laurinburg's Community Drug

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Charlotte's VR Mergers and Acquisitions has just completed the transaction of Community Drugs, Inc. a long-time fixture in Laurinburg, NC. VR Charlotte links business owners across North Carolina to qualified buyers. Terms of the transaction were not di...

Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. Announces Three Acquisitions Totaling Over $3.5 Million of Annual Net Revenue

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. (NYSE: HGR ) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Stagner Orthopedic Services, Specialized Prosthetic & Orthotic Technologies, Inc., and MHC Prosthetics LLC. These acquisitions will provide Hanger with addit...

Dynatronics' Acquisitions Increase Sales 91 Percent in First Quarter

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dynatronics Corporation (Nasdaq: DYNT ) today announced results for its first fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2007. Sales for the quarter were up 91 percent to $7,891,430, compared to $4,139,057 in the prior year period. The increase in sa...

SCAN Health Plan Appoints Arthur Henkel Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions

Announcement Reaffirms Not-for-Profit Company's Desire to Serve Seniors and Disabled Through Growth Opportunities Outside of Existing Markets LONG BEACH, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur Henkel, a longtime veteran of both healthcare and investment banking, has been appointed vice presiden...
Acquisitions in Medical Technology

Perceptive Informatics Enhances Investigator Application of New RECIST Version in Imaging-Based Oncology Trials

...ts; the Company's ability to win new business, manage growth and costs, and attract and retain employees; the Company's ability to complete additional acquisitions and to integrate newly acquired businesses or enter into new lines of business, including, but not limited to, the successful business integration and...

PAREXEL Reaches Milestone in Management of Oncology Trials Over Last Five Years Involving 175,000 Patients Worldwide

...ts; the Company's ability to win new business, manage growth and costs, and attract and retain employees; the Company's ability to complete additional acquisitions and to integrate newly acquired businesses or enter into new lines of business, including, but not limited to, the successful business integration and...

First Jatropha Genome Completed by Synthetic Genomics Inc. and Asiatic Centre for Genome Technology

...ad, commenced its operations in 1980 as the plantation arm of the Genting Group. Over the years, the Asiatic Group had embarked on several significant acquisitions in Malaysia, thus increasing its land bank from a mere 13,700 hectares in 1980 to nearly 66,000 hectares currently in line with its long term strategy...

Perceptive Informatics Survey Results Reveal Top Barriers to Implementing Adaptive Trial Designs

...ts; the Company's ability to win new business, manage growth and costs, and attract and retain employees; the Company's ability to complete additional acquisitions and to integrate newly acquired businesses or enter into new lines of business, including, but not limited to, the successful business integration and...

Perceptive Informatics Introduces Medical Imaging Methodology to Accelerate Development Decisions About Alzheimer's Treatments

...ts; the Company's ability to win new business, manage growth and costs, and attract and retain employees; the Company's ability to complete additional acquisitions and to integrate newly acquired businesses or enter into new lines of business, including, but not limited to, the successful business integration and...

From eResearchTechnology to ERT

...faction. Originally founded in 1972 as Cardio Data Systems, the company moved its headquarters to Philadelphia in 1993 and following a series of acquisitions formed the company eResearchTechnology Inc. in 2000. "eResearchTechnology was known as a company that offered unparalleled service and comprehensive a...

Impact Medical Solutions Announces Initiation of Pilot Clinical Trial and Listing on Frankfurt Stock Exchange

...tual results and outcomes to differ materially from those contained in such forward-looking statements are the following: general economic conditions, acquisitions and development of new businesses, divestitures, product availability, sales volumes, pricing actions and promotional activities of our competitors, p...

Impact Medical Solutions Announces Appointment of New Director and Corporate Update

...tual results and outcomes to differ materially from those contained in such forward-looking statements are the following: general economic conditions, acquisitions and development of new businesses, divestitures, product availability, sales volumes, pricing actions and promotional activities of our competitors, p...

PAREXEL Strengthens Leading Presence in Latin America With a New Location in Peru

...ts; the Company's ability to win new business, manage growth and costs, and attract and retain employees; the Company's ability to complete additional acquisitions and to integrate newly acquired businesses or enter into new lines of business, including, but not limited to, the successful business integration and...

Progen Terminates PATHWAY Trial & Confirms Focus on Potential High Value Molecules and M&A

...rogen will announce in the next weeks the appointment of corporate advisers to assist with the identification of and initial discussion with potential acquisitions in Australia and the United States. Cash Position as at 30 June 2008: $76.7m, excluding creditors and accruals of $6.2m (unaudited). On behalf o...
Acquisitions in Medical Products

LightSpeed VCT 64-slice Scanner

Description:...Speed VCT Series groundbreaking technology opens the door to new procedures while improving the imaging of existing ones. Improved resolution, reduced acquisitions per study*, shorter patient-breath-holds along with the platform's power to routinely support faster coverage with submillimeter resolution, allow mor...
Company:GE Healthcare
Acquisitions in Biological News

ComCam Selected by ePortation on New Maritime Domain Awareness Project

... uncertainties, including timely development, market acceptance of products and technologies, competitive market conditions, successful integration of acquisitions and the ability to secure additional sources of financing. The actual results that ComCam may achieve could differ materially from any forward-looking...

Frost & Sullivan: North American Government Biometrics Markets Thrive With Active R&D Thrust

...ecycle to garner maximum revenues. Focusing on high-accuracy, cost-effective solutions will ensure successful business outcomes. Ongoing alliances and acquisitions will spearhead the utilization of multimodal technology. This multi-factor authentication will buffer security by overcoming the shortcomings of indiv...

A glimpse of future GMES Sentinel-1 radar images

...f climate change and ensure civil security. The objective of the current campaign, called AgriSAR, is to evaluate how frequent multi-polarisation acquisitions provided by Sentinel-1 will improve applications such as land-cover mapping and crop monitoring. To accomplish this ambitious task, ESA has asked MDA ...

ESA satellites flying in formation

... images of the same site, slight alterations that may have occurred between acquisitions can be detected. This technique, known as SAR interferometry or InSAR, has .... The ability to detect these small changes occurring on the ground between acquisitions is also allowing scientists to understand better and improve the quality of...

Hurricane Ike tracked by ESA's Envisat

...ed in Near-Real Time (NRT) and to produce state-of-the-art ocean parameters. Taking advantage of the broad availability of Envisat ASAR wide swath acquisitions taken over the hurricane region, the corresponding sea surface roughness map, wind speed map and surface current are made widely available on the SOPR...

Wilkins Ice Shelf hanging by its last thread

...ith an area of about 160 km breaking off, reducing the ice bridge to just 2.7 km. Braun and Humbert are monitoring the ice sheet daily via Envisat acquisitions as part of their contribution to the International Polar Year (IPY) 2007-2008, a large worldwide science programme focused on the Arctic and Antarctic...

Extended cyclone relief efforts aided from space

... immediate crisis mapping of the affected areas. Following the request, rapid mapping products were created with Earth observation (EO) satellite acquisitions taken in the wake of the event to derive an estimation of the flood surge impact and other damage information to help plan emergency response operatio...

Even the Antarctic winter cannot protect Wilkins Ice Shelf

...the connection will break completely in the coming days," Braun and Humbert said. Braun and Humbert are monitoring the ice sheet daily via Envisat acquisitions as part of their contribution to the International Polar Year (IPY) 2007-2008, a large worldwide science programme focused on the Arctic and Antarctic...

Sonic Innovations Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary

... described herein depending on a number of factors including, but not limited to, the following risks: we face aggressive competition in our business; acquisitions could be difficult to integrate and disrupt our current business and therefore may harm our operating results; we may poorly operate newly acquired bu...

New radar satellite technique sheds light on ocean current dynamics

...n. Chapron first demonstrated the concept in 2005 with initial tests carried out over the Gulf Stream. Although the results were promising, repeat acquisitions and careful validation were not possible. However, based on these conclusions ESA upgraded its ASAR ground segment in July 2007 to systematically proc...
Acquisitions in Biological Technology

Medical Ventures Becomes Neovasc with Two Corporate Acquisitions and $8.3 Million Financing

Financing to Advance Commercialization of Expanded Portfolio of Vascular Products VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Neovasc Inc. (TSXV: NVC), formerly Medical Ventures Corp. (TSXV: MEV), a company developing and marketing innovative specialty va...

Diagnostic Imaging - Acquisitions - OTCBB: DIIG

LAS VEGAS, NV, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Diagnostic Imaging International Corp. (OTCBB: DIIG) announced today that the Company has begun reviewing a number of diagnostic imaging clinics for acquisition. Following the Company's business plan Diagnostic Imaging plans to acquire a number ...

Essilor: New Acquisitions in the United States and Brazil

CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France, January 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Essilor of America, Essilor International's US subsidiary, has strengthened its prescription laboratory network in the United States with the acquisition of Interstate Optical Co., one of the country's five largest independent lab...

Biotech Hot in July Driven by Positive Drug Data and Acquisitions

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Biotech was "hot" in July driven by drug data, positive drug sales/earnings and partnering and M&A deals. As a result, the Burrill Biotech Select Index posted a solid monthly gain of 6.5 percent, mirroring the Dow and Nasdaq, which closed the mon...

American Oriental Bioengineering Completes Two Acquisitions

Terminates Prior LOI and Acquires Profitable Holding Company to Strengthen Distribution Network and Retail Presence Acquires Research and Product Development Company to Expedite Product Launches Conference Call Scheduled for October 22, 2008 at...

GE Medicals Acquisitions May Prompt More Purchases

General Electric made clear this week -- with a one-two punch of an acquisition and a merger in a matter of hours -- that it intends to grow its GE Medical Systems division. But in some cases, the acquisitions may actually induce the Fairfield, Conn.-based giant to make additional acquisitions in...

Wisconsin firms make acquisitions for Check 21 readiness

In preparation for the Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act, commonly called Check 21, two Wisconsin firms have acquired companies that specialize in electronic check imaging. Check 21, which will come into effect on October 28, is designed to improve the efficiency of the payments system b...

Some great insights into the current Mergers & Acquisitions Market

CHICAGO - On June 19 and 20 at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, about 130 people from various private equity, real estate, legal, engineering and due diligence providers gathered at the M&A Advisor conference to discuss many topics on the small and middle markets ($10 million to $1 billion) of finan...

Millions Flowing into Medical Real Estate

...re with Lillibridge – is earmarked for additional medical real estate acquisitions and new developments. “We continue to acquire and develop even in... from investors, and then leverage new medical real estate developments and acquisitions in the 40 percent to 50 percent range. As a result, the fund could invest u...

PDI Appoints Gerald P. Belle as Lead Independent Director

...es; the ability to successfully identify, complete and integrate any future acquisitions and the effects of any such acquisitions on PDI's ongoing business; the ability to meet performance goals in incenti...
Acquisitions in Biological Definition

Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

...of any organ imperceptibly weakens and deteriorates it, and progressively diminishes its functional capacity, until it finally disappears. All the acquisitions or losses wrought by nature on individuals, through the influence of the environment in which their race has long been placed, and hence through the i...
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