30 Jan 2013, BioSpectrum Bureau , BioSpectrum
Singapore: Samsung Electronics America, a subsidiary of South Korean company Samsung Electronics, has acquired NeuroLogica, a computed tomography company headquartered in Danvers, Massachusetts, US. Established in 2004, NeuroLogica develops medical imaging products and is known for its world-class portable CT scanners, such as BodyTom and CereTom.
The acquisition of NeuroLogica is an important step in the expansion of Samsung's medical imaging business. Samsung will continue to strengthen its capabilities and product portfolio to establish itself as a trusted leader in the health and medical equipment industry.
The company 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. Samsung Electronics is committed to its 2020 vision to explore new avenues of growth in the healthcare business by enhancing medical imaging diagnosis, providing innovation to both patients and doctors.