Acquisition

Rhea Launches Global Reproductive Health Services Company and Acquires Embryonics; Adds Funding from Thiel Capital

Rhea, a global reproductive health services company, has officially launched, aiming to improve fertility journeys for modern families. The launch coincides with a follow-on funding round led by Thiel Capital, aimed at expanding Rhea’s global footprint and service offerings. Rhea is creating an end-to-end reproductive health ecosystem, connecting prospective families across Asia, North America, and Europe. The company’s services are centered around…

Lunit Acquires Volpara to Enhance AI-Driven Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnostics

Lunit, a provider of AI-powered cancer diagnostics and therapeutics, has acquired Volpara Health Technologies, a global leader in breast cancer screening software. Last year when the acquisition was first announced Lunit shared plans to acquire all Volpara shares at AUD 1.15 per share, amounting to a deal worth approximately AUD 292 million (USD 193 million). The acquisition merges Volpara’s advanced breast health…

Maternal Health Company Pacify Expands Its Doula-Led Maternity Care Services with Major Care Acquisition

In a strategic move to strengthen its presence in the maternity care landscape, Pacify, a maternity care solutions provider, has announced its acquisition of Major Care, a douola-led maternal wellness company. Both Pacify and Major Care share a dedication to providing maternity care services facilitated by doulas and empowered by technology. By joining forces, the aim is to elevate the accessibility and…

Samsung Acquires French Fetal Ultrasound AI Software Company Sonio

Samsung Medison, a global medical equipment company affiliated with Samsung Electronics, has finalized an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of France-based Sonio, a fetal ultrasound AI software company. Established in 2020, Sonio focuses on improving women and children’s health globally through medical advancements. The company specializes in developing IT solutions and AI assistant features for obstetrics and gynecology ultrasound, aiding…

Nameless CPG Acquires Menopause-focused Supplement Brand Wile

Wile, a startup specializing in women’s health supplements targeting perimenopause and midlife hormonal shifts, has been acquired by Nameless CPG, an Austin-based company. While specific financial terms were not disclosed, it was confirmed that investors in Wile would receive a stake in Nameless CPG as part of the acquisition. Prior to the acquisition, Wile secured $3 million in pre-seed funding, supported by…

Hologic to Acquire Endomag, a Breast Surgical Guidance Company, for $310 Million

Women’s health focused medical device company Hologic has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Endomag, a private company specializing in breast cancer surgery technologies, for approximately $310 million, subject to working capital and other customary closing adjustments. Endomag’s suite of solutions includes the Magseed marker for magnetic tissue localization before surgery, the Magtrace lymphatic tracing injectable for breast cancer…

Labcorp Acquires Select Assets of BioReference Health’s Diagnostics Business Focused on Women’s and Reproductive Health

Labcorp, a global leader in laboratory services, has announced its acquisition of select assets of BioReference Health, a subsidiary of OPKO Health. This strategic move is aimed at enhancing Labcorp’s laboratory services network and expanding access to high-quality clinical laboratory services across the United States, excluding New York and New Jersey. The transaction involves Labcorp acquiring BioReference Health’s laboratory testing businesses focused…

Owen Mumford Expands Pelvic Health Portfolio with Empelvic Acquisition

Medical device company Owen Mumford has recently announced the acquisition of Empelvic, a brand specializing in pelvic floor cushion technology. This strategic move aims to bolster Owen Mumford’s pelvic and sexual health portfolio, catering to the growing demand for accessible at-home solutions for intimate health conditions. Empelvic, founded in Denmark by Gry Senderovitz and Michael Severinsen, offers a non-invasive pelvic floor cushion…