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FDA Grants PMA Approval for Hologic's Aptima® Hepatitis C Quant Dx Assay

2017 18 Feb

HCV viral load test now available alongside HIV-1 assay and women's health menu on the fully automated Panther systemHologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted PMA approval for the Company's hepatitis C virus (HCV) assay for quantitation of HCV viral load and confirming active HCV... Read more

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Hologic to Acquire Cynosure,in All-Cash Tender Offer that Combines Two Complementary Businesses

2017 14 Feb

-Expands Hologic's Scientific and Commercial Expertise into Large, Adjacent Medical Device Segment Growing at Double-Digit Rate -Accelerates Hologic's Top- and Bottom-Line Growth Rates and is Immediately Accretive to Non-GAAP Earnings per Share \Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), a leader in women's health, and Cynosure, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYNO), a leader in... Read more

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Hologic to Webcast Presentations at Upcoming Investor Conferences

2017 13 Feb

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the Company will present at these upcoming investor conferences:The LEERINK Partners 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, February 15 at 3:30 pm Eastern Time (ET).The Raymond James 38th Annual Institutional Investor Conference in Orlando, FL on Monday, March 6 at& Read more

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Hologic Launches Next-Generation NovaSure® ADVANCED Global Endometrial Ablation System

2017 03 Feb

--Smaller 6 mm Diameter and Product Updates Are Designed to Enhance Patient Comfort and Improve Physician Ease-of-Use--Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced the launch of its next-generation NovaSure® ADVANCED global endometrial ablation (GEA) system in the United States. The system has been FDA approved.The NovaSure system is designed to reduce... Read more

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Hologic Completes Divestiture of Blood Screening Business

2017 02 Feb

- Strengthens Efforts to Build a Sustainable Growth Company -- Accelerates Top- and Bottom-Line Growth Rates, Increases Financial Flexibility -Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has completed the divestiture of its blood screening business to long-time commercial partner, Grifols (MCE: GRF, MCE: GRF.P and NASDAQ: GRFS) for a purchase price of $1.85 billion in... Read more

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Hologic Appoints President of EMEA and Canada, Completing International Leadership Team

2017 09 Jan

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that Jan Verstreken has been named Regional President for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Canada.  Mr. Verstreken's appointment completes Hologic's international sales leadership team, which includes Sanjay Prabhakaran, Regional President for Asia Pacific, and Fernando Davico, General Manager for... Read more

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Hologic to Announce Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2017

2017 08 Jan

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the Company plans to release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2017 on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, after the market closes.  In conjunction with the release, management will host a conference call that day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time.Interested participants may listen to the call by... Read more

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FDA Grants PMA Approval for Hologic's Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Assay

2017 03 Jan

--High-performing HIV viral load test now available alongside broad women's health menu on the fully automated Panther® system--Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted PMA approval for the Company's HIV-1 viral load monitoring assay. The Aptima® HIV-1 Quant assay is a nucleic acid amplification... Read more

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Hologic to Present at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

2016 21 Dec

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced that the Company will present at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 10, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time.The presentation will be webcast live and may be accessed through a link on the investors section of Hologic's website at http://investors.hologic.com.  The webcast... Read more

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Amy Wendell Elected to Hologic Board of Directors

2016 16 Dec

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced that Amy Wendell has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors, effective December 14. Ms. Wendell also was appointed to the Company's Audit and Finance Committee.Ms. Wendell brings to Hologic a wealth of experience in the healthcare industry, particularly in the areas of market and technology development. ... Read more