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Kensington Capital Partners, a Canadian investment firm, has acquired Centric Health Corporation‘s surgical division.
Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics, a provider of confocal microscopy for non-invasive cellular-level imaging of the skin, has secured a $5 million loan from Bridge Bank.
Aetna, CVS, Coventry, workers compensation
Teasers have been distributed to a narrow group of potential bidders and an initial bid date is not certain
CrossRoads Extremity Systems, which is backed by HealthpointCapital, has acquired several tech assets from Logan, Utah-based Surgical Frontiers LLC, a developer of advanced surgical technologies.
European investor Kartesia has purchased ClearLight-backed Richardson, a provider of tech-enabled, enterprise sales training solutions to the 'Global 1000', BusinessWeek's list of the world's thousand top companies by market capitalization.
Blackstone Life Sciences and Ferring Pharmaceuticals will invest $570 million in FerGene, a new gene therapy company. According to terms of the joint venture, Blackstone will invest $400 million while Ferring will invest up to $170 million.
WindRose Health Investors/Accuity Delivery Systems
Accuity Delivery Systems, the WindRose Health Investors-backed provider of outsourced revenue cycle management services to hospitals, is exploring a sale, according to four sources.
Combinostics, a Finnish health tech company, has raised 3.9 million euros in Series A funding. Industrifonden and NordicNinja VC led the round.
Tokyo-based Heartseed Inc, a biotechnology company developing iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes for the treatment of heart failure, has raised about $26 million in Series B funding. The investors were SBI Investment, JMDC, Gene Techno Science, Nissay Capital, SMBC Capital and Astellas Venture Management LLC.
LGC Group, KKR, life science tools, Cinven, Astorg
The deal assigns LGC a value of approximately 3 billion pounds ($3.9 billion)

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