Healthcare transactions kicked into high gear in October, with preliminary data showing a monthly total of 176 deals, the highest monthly tally reported this year. It bests September’s 144 deals by 22%, and the year-ago volume of 151 deals by 17%. Eight of the 13 sectors saw solid gains compared with October 2017 results. The […]
PerkinElmer buys EUROIMMUN Medical Laboratory Diagnotics AG for $1.3 billion, after selling its medical imaging business back in December.
Varian Medical Systems bought the medical imaging business of PerkinElmer in order to spin it off into Varex Imaging Systems.
The final month of the fourth quarter is typically a busy one for deal makers in all industries. Last year, some health care deal makers apparently got a rest. Deal volume in December 2016 was an anemic 119 transactions, compared with 131 deals in November and 148 in December 2015. The Services sectors accounted for […]