Straub Medical, which manufactures, develops and sells medical devices for the treatment of arterial and venous diseases, has been acquired by Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD).
Straub Medical devices are used worldwide by vascular surgeons and interventional specialists in radiology, angiology and surgery.
“We are committed to improving the quality of life for the more than 200 million people worldwide who are affected by occlusive diseases of the peripheral arteries. We are also committed to providing more instruments for treating venous diseases,” said Steve Williamson, president of BD’s Peripheral Intervention business. “The acquisition of Straub Medical makes it possible to help physicians worldwide treat even more affected patients.”
The acquisition was completed April 20. All employees in all branches are taken over by BD.