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Synonyms for conceptus

an animal organism in the early stages of growth and differentiation that in higher forms merge into fetal stages but in lower forms terminate in commencement of larval life

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We are pleased with Conceptus stockholders' positive response to our offer.
The board of directors of Conceptus has unanimously recommended that its stockholders accept the offer, which expires at 12:00 midnight, New York City time on June 5, 2013 (one minute after 11:59 p.
Conceptus BV will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Conceptus and its operating results will be consolidated within the Company's operating results for financial reporting purposes beginning in the fourth quarter of 2011.
Conceptus has also submitted its first Pre-Market Approval (PMA) module to the U.
Conceptus and Essure are registered trademarks and your Family is Complete your Choice is Clear is a service mark of Conceptus Inc.
The investigation concerns whether the Conceptus directors are breaching their fiduciary duties by failing to adequately shop the Company and maximize shareholder value.
On April 29, 2013, Conceptus announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which the Company will be acquired by Bayer.
The Board of Directors' Actions May Prevent Conceptus Shareholders from Receiving Maximum Value for Their Stock
The data presented at AAGL validates that the Essure procedure can be successfully adopted into the commercial office setting," Mark Sieczkarek, president and CEO of Conceptus, said.
Conceptus expects that this change will result in a significant decrease in manufacturing costs, which would enable Conceptus to become profitable in 2005.
This is an important milestone for Conceptus, and we look forward to the contribution Ric will have here.
In May 2009 Conceptus filed suit against Hologic, asserting that the Adiana permanent contraception system infringes several U.
Mallinckrodt's strong franchise with radiologists and leadership position in fluoroscopic imaging provides the ideal complement to our focus on the interventional gynecologist involved in the diagnosis and treatment of tubal factor infertility," said Kathryn Tunstall, president and chief executive officer of Conceptus.