Acquisitions

November 24, 2017
Analytical Informatics, Inc.
Diagnosis & Treatment
A US-based start-up offering a suite of web-based software applications to enhance clinical and operational performance of imaging departments
July 18, 2017
TomTec Imaging Systems GmbH
Ultrasound
A leading provider of intelligent image analysis software, especially for diagnostic ultrasound
July 4, 2017
Health & Parenting Ltd
Health & Wellness
A leading London-based developer of healthcare and family-related mobile applications for expectant and new parents
June 29, 2017
CardioProlific Inc.
Image-Guided Therapy
A US-based, privately-held company that is developing catheter-based thrombectomy approaches to treat peripheral vascular disease
June 28, 2017
The Spectranetics Corporation
Image-Guided Therapy
A US-based global leader in vascular intervention and lead management solutions
June 22, 2017
Electrical Geodesics
Innovation (HT other)
A US-based medical device company that designs, develops and commercializes a range of non-invasive technologies used to monitor and interpret brain activity
May 22, 2017
RespirTech
Sleep & Respiratory Care
A US-based provider of an innovative airway clearance solution for patients with chronic respiratory conditions
July 20, 2016
Wellcentive
Population Health Management
A leading US-based provider of population health management software solutions
June 21, 2016
PathXL
Health Informatics
A Northern Ireland-based leader in digital pathology image analysis, workflow software and educational tools
February 17, 2015
Volcano
Image-Guided Therapy
A leader in both IVUS (intravascular ultrasound) catheters that are capable of producing ultrasound images of the interior of blood vessels and FFR (fractional flow reserve) catheters that are used to assess the blood flow
For more details on the recent acquisitions and divestments, please see Note 4 in Annual Report 2016.