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Dental News Roundup June 2015 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, JULY 15, 2015

MicroDental Laboratories acquired Rock Creek Dental Ceramics, Ltd, MicroDental Laboratories acquired Phoenix Dental Laboratory.... Patterson, Straumann M&A... SomnoMed 510(k)... MIS Implants product launch... Legal news from 3M, nt-trading... more

Dental News Roundup May 2015 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, MAY 28, 2015

DENTSPLY, Henry Schein, Sirona report financial results...Microbrush acquirews DentiSmart...Sonendo receives 510(k) clearance...3M ESPE product update...OrthoAccel Technologies Continues Trajectory of Accelerated Growth with Over 2,500 Practice Locations... DENTSPLY operations update...3M collaboration...Microdental Laboratories Announces Leadership Changes, Former Align Technology Senior VP Joins OrthoAccel's Board of Directors more

Dental News Roundup April 2015 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, APRIL 30, 2015

Align, Danaher report financial results...Convergent Dental secured funding...Straumann acquires remaining ownership of Neodent...HHS recommends lower flouride levels...Collaboration between Patterson Companies and Sirona; 3M Unitek and 3Shape more

Dental News Roundup - March 2015 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, APRIL 9, 2015

Product introduction from Natural Dental Implants... Align and ClearCorrect legal update... Jospeh Hogan appointed President & CEO of Align Technologies... Straumann appointment more

Dental News Roundup February 2015 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, MARCH 12, 2015

MicroDental Research Triangle Laboratory Adds New Services and Two Lab Industry Leaders...Dentsply, Henry Schein, Sirona, Straumann report earnings...Cressey & Company makes majority investment in Dental Services Group; Straumann to acquire Valoc...Product introductions and updates from Align Technologies, Dental Wings, Nobel Biocare, Straumann... Align Technology and Sirona collaboration more

Dental News Roundup January 2015 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, FEBRUARY 4, 2015

Align, Zimmer report earnings... Henry Schein acquired Professional Transitions... Patterson Companies operations update... Distribution agreements for Henry Schein, Patterson Companies more

Dental Roundup November 2014 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, DECEMBER 18, 2014

Sirona reports financial results...Patterson Companies to acquire Hold Dental Supply...Align Technology launches new product and expands product line...Henry Schein Board appointment more

Dental News Roundup Aug - Oct 2014 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, NOVEMBER 19, 2014

ALGN, XRAY, HSIC, STMN, ZMH report earnings...Henry Schein Funding...M&A from Nobel Biocare, Henry Schein, Straumann, and Keystone Industries...Product Introductions from BioHorizons, Align, MicroDental and 3M ESPE ... Legal news from Nobel... Operations news from Dentsply, and Henry Schein... Collaboration news from Bregal Partners and Dental Partners, and from Straumann and Patterson Dental... Education news from Sirona more

Dental News Roundup July 2014 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, AUGUST 11, 2014

FDA Clears MicroDental's MicrO2 Obstructive Sleep Apnea Device... ALGN, XRAY, ZHM Financial Results... BIOLASE Funding... Nobel Biocare M&A... Align Technology Legal Results...Clinical Study on Custom Mouthguards... OrthoAccel Partners with Orthodontext... Nobel Biocare Appointment more

Dental News Roundup June 2014 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, JUNE 26, 2014

Financial results from Align Technology, Nobel Biocare, Patterson Companies, Sirona, Straumann, and Henry Schein... Henry Schein M&A... Legal update from Align Technology... Straumann distribution agreements... Appointments at Henry Schein, Patterson Companies more

Dental News Roundup 10-Mar-14 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, MARCH 10, 2014

NOBN, STMN, XRAY report earnings...Product Introduction & Updates from Nobel... Biomet3i new distribution agreements...Align collaboration with Dentsply...Align board member retirement more

Dental News Roundup BY MATTHEW JAFFE, FEBRUARY 24, 2014

Align, Henry Schein, Sirona, Zimmer report earnings... OrthoAccel equity financing round... Henry Schein acquires dental distributors and dental practice management software... Nobel & Align product launches and updates... Align, National Dentex appointments. more

Dental News Roundup - October 2013 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, NOVEMBER 4, 2013

Dental financial results from Align, Densply, Zimmer... M&A at Straumann... Product Introductions and Update from 3Shape, Nobel, Straumann, Align E4D & Henry Schein... Clinical study on fluoridated water... Appointments more

Dental News Roundup BY MATTHEW JAFFE, AUGUST 12, 2013

Earnings from Align Technologies and Zimmer Holdings... ZEST Anchors acquired by Avista Capital Partners... Henry Schein divestiture... Researchers grow tooth-like structure from stem cells... Align appointments of chief financial officer, chief marketing officer and board of directors member. more

Dental News Roundup May 2013 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, JUNE 2, 2013

Earnings Dentsply reported first quarter 2013 revenues of $732.1 million, up from $716.4 million in the first quarter of 2012. Net sales, excluding precious metals content, grew 1.7% on a constant currency basis compared to the first quarter last year.... more

Dental News Roundup BY MATTHEW JAFFE, FEBRUARY 26, 2013

Earnings Zimmer reported dental sales of $61 million, down 2% for 4Q:12. For the year Zimmer Dental had $238 million in sales, down 2% from last year. The company stated the decline was due to slower growth in a number... more

Dental News Roundup October 2012 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, NOVEMBER 9, 2012

Earnings reports from ALGN, XRAY, STMN and ZMH... Products launches from 3M ESPE, ALGN, NOBL, Product expansion from XRAY, an newly invented nano-polymer from Spain... Clinical data on TiUnite implant surface... STMN workforce restructuring... STMN / Dental Wings collaboration more

Dental News Roundup - September 2012 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, OCTOBER 8, 2012

Henry Schein acquires Exan Group... Patterson acquires Iowas Dental Supply... Japanese research team develops synthetic tooth enamel more

Dental News Roundup - August 2012 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, SEPTEMBER 3, 2012

Earnings from Henry Schein, Sirona, Nobel Biocare, Patterson Dental, and Straumann. Product introductions from BioHorizons and BIOMET 3i. Nobel marketing. Henry Schein board appointment. more

Dental News Roundup BY MATTHEW JAFFE, AUGUST 1, 2012

Earnings Align Technology announced 2Q:12 revenues for the quarter were $145.6 million, compared to $120.1 the same quarter last year. Diluted EPS was $0.34 up from $0.14 in 2Q:11 and beat analyst estimates of $0.27. The company cited strong volume... more

Dental News Roundup April 2012 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, MAY 1, 2012

Dentsply, Nobel, Straumann announce 1Q:12 earnings ... OrthoAccel announces investment ... Sialo Technology receives CE mark ... Dentsply launches new ATLANTIS abutment for the ANKYLOS System more

Dental News Roundup - January 2012 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, JANUARY 31, 2012

Earnings Align Technology announced 4Q:11 net revenues of $128.9 million, up 38.8% from the quarter a year ago and beating analyst estimates by $0.03 per share. Net profit for 4Q:11 was $20.4 million, or $0.25 per diluted share, compared to... more

Dental News Roundup - December 2011 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, DECEMBER 30, 2011

Earnings Biomet pre-announced F2Q:12 last week, reporting that sales increased by 3% to $725.0 million compared to the prior-year period. Dental sales increased by 1% worldwide to $73.6 million and grew 11% in the U.S. Growth rates exclude the effects... more

Dental News Roundup - November 2011 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, NOVEMBER 30, 2011

Earnings Henry Schein reported 3Q:11 revenues of $2.1 billion, up 7.4% over the year ago quarter. North American Dental sales increased 2.5% to $682.4 million, with 2.9% growth in consumable merchandise sales and a 2.1% decline in equipment sales and... more

Dental News Roundup October 2011 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, OCTOBER 31, 2011

Earnings Dentsply reported that 3Q:11 sales increased 14.4% to $619.8 million, beating estimates by $29.2 million. Excluding precious metals, sales were $563.8 million compared to $494.3 million in 3Q:10, a 14.0% increase. EPS was $0.42, down 4.5% from $0.44 in... more

Dental News Roundup September 2011 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, SEPTEMBER 29, 2011

Nobel Biocare launches bond issue ... Straumann may purchase own shares ... Astra Tech launches Atlantis 3D Editor ... Biomet 3i rebrands digital products under BellaTek name, launches OsseoGuard Flex membrane and new app for clinicians and patients ... Align to close NJ facility ... Straumann names Regional Head North America more

Dental News Roundup August 2011 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, AUGUST 31, 2011

Nobel, Straumann announce earnings . . . Dentsply closes Astra Tech acquisition . . . Keystone Dental initiates post-market study of Genesis Biomimetic Implant System more

Dental News Roundup - July 2011 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, JULY 29, 2011

Dentsply and Zimmer Dental announce earnings . . . Straumann makes investment in Dental Wings . . . Study shows cavities, missing teeth correlated to diabetes more

Dental News Roundup June 2011 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, JUNE 30, 2011

Patterson announces F4Q sales . . . Medisafe pursuing an acquisition in the dental implant industry . . . Biolase announces $9 million private placement . . . Affineti Biologics receives research funding . . . MIS Implants Technologies launches PeriZone segment . . . Panasonic releases new intraoral camera . . . Securities fraud case against Align dismissed . . . 3M ESPE and BIOMET 3i to partner on intraoral impressions system for custom abutments more

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