Medtronic and DaVita’s dialysis venture appears to be called Mozarc Medical
Regulatory filings indicate a medtech CEO is involved in the new kidney care company.

Medtronic has filed trademark applications for this Mozarc logo. [Image via the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office]Clues are pointing to Mozarc Medical as the name of the new kidney care company that Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) and DaVita (NYSE:DVA) are expected to launch this year.

The companies used “NewCo” as a placeholder when announcing the new company last year and said a renaming and rebranding would come when the deal closes sometime in 2023.

Since then, Medtronic has filed trademark applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Mozarc and Mozarc Medical relating to dialysis products.

Medtronic listed itself as the applicant on five applications filed in August and December. Four more recent applications, filed in January, list Mozarc Medical US LLC as the applicant. All list the same attorney of record and the address of Medtronic’s Fridley, Minnesota headquarters.

Meanwhile, law firm DLA Piper — which represents Medtro…

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