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Medtronic pays $200M for deep brain stimulation device firm

AdvaMed SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

Medtronic has struck a deal to acquire Sapiens Steering Brain Stimulation, a Dutch company developing a next-generation device that uses deep brain stimulation to treat patients with neurodegenerative conditions. The deal, valued at $200 million, should expedite the commercialization of Sapiens' DBS device, a Medtronic executive said. Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.) (08/27)


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