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Samsung enters medical imaging, buys NeuroLogica

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Samsung Electronics America, Inc., a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd, announced its acquisition of NeuroLogica, a computed tomography (CT) company.

Established in 2004, Danvers-based NeuroLogica develops high-tech medical imaging products and is known for its world-class portable CT scanners, such as BodyTom and CereTom. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

"The acquisition of NeuroLogica is another important step in the expansion of Samsung's medical imaging business and is a testament to our shared vision for a better and more complete healthcare experience. We are committed to further strengthening our capabilities and products to help establish Samsung as a trusted leader in the health and medical equipment industry," said Tod Pike, senior vice president at Samsung's Enterprise Business Division.

Samsung plans to leverage its global brand awareness and world-leading technology in consumer electronics, IT and communications with NeuroLogica in order to expand medical imaging business, said the company in the statement.

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