In this week's news, Samsung gobbles up another imaging company and Lantheus Medical Imaging nabs a new CEO.
Samsung Electronics America has continued the expansion of its medical imaging business by acquiring CT company NeuroLogica (Danvers, MA). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Jeffrey A. Bailey, former chief operating officer of Fougera Pharmaceuticals, has been tapped to become the new president and CEO of Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. (North Billerica, MA), a maker of diagnostic imaging agents. Brian A. Markison, a member of the company's board of directors, has been elevated to chairman.
LipoScience's IPO will debut at $9 per share. The personalized diagnostics company plans to sell 5 million shares, raising $38.6 million.
—Jamie Hartford is MD+DI's managing editor.