Medtronic (MDT) will acquire privately-held Ardian, a developer of catheter-based therapies to...

|About: Medtronic plc (MDT)|By:, SA News Editor

Medtronic (MDT) will acquire privately-held Ardian, a developer of catheter-based therapies to relieve hypertension, for $800M in cash. Medtronic considers renal denervation an "exciting" growth market in medical devices. MDT +1% AH. (PR)