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Number To Know…29

SEK29 was the final price at which Bonesupport's shares were set in the Swedish company's initial public offering on the Nasdaq Stockholm.

Number to Know Medical Device

Number To Know…11.75

Stryker has agreed to pay $11.75 per share in cash to acquire Canadian imaging technology firm Novadaq. The purchase price is almost twice Novadaq's closing share price on June 16, the last trading day before the deal was announced.

M & A Number to Know

Number To Know…40

40% is the approximately how much IVD-related sales will contribute to PerkinElmer's total revenue once the company completes its $1.3bn acquisition of EUROIMMUN, a privately held European specialist in autoimmune, infectious disease and allergy testing.

M & A Number to Know

Number To Know…99

Patients implanted with Corlife's decellularized human pulmonary valve, Espoir PV, in a European trial have shown 99% freedom from explantation, according to preliminary findings.

Cardiology Cellular & Genetic

Number To Know…299

US FDA cleared 299 510(k)s in May, the most coming out of the agency in one month since December 2014.

Number to Know FDA

Number To Know…22.4

22.4% is the increase in number of medtech patents filings from the UK between 2015 and 2016. This underlines the UK's reputation as one of the leading European innovators in life sciences, as the country's capital plays host to London Tech Week between June 12-16.

Number to Know Medical Device

Number To Know…300

The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration receive around 300 applications each year for medical devices to be audited and registered for sale in the country. But the introduction of Australian-designated notified bodies should help alleviate some of this burden.

Australia Number to Know

Number To Know…10

10 is the number of non-US approvals recorded in May, by Medtech Insight's product approvals table.

Number to Know Medical Device

Number To Know…16

16 is the number of years Jeff Immelt will have served as GE's head honcho before retiring. His successor is president and CEO of GE Healthcare John Flannery.

Number to Know Medical Device

Number To Know…25,000

There are around 25,000 pharmacies in Turkey that have been permitted, under a new agreement with the public health care payer, to sell medical devices that would others be sold exclusively by the country's specialist medical device retailers.

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Number To Know…99

The Sentinel, which became the first and only embolic removal device cleared by the US FDA for use on patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement, is said to intercept visible debris in 99% of cases.

Neurology Cardiology

Number to Know…935 Million

The 28 medtech venture capital deals with disclosed financials in May totaled about $935m. The total was down from a peak in March, but higher than any other month this year and ahead of May totals in the previous four years.

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