07-Apr-2005 - Fisher Scientific International Inc.

Fisher Scientific Completes Sale of Atos Medical AB

Fisher Scientific International Inc. completed its sale of Atos Medical AB, a manufacturer of ear, nose and throat medical devices with 2004 sales totaling $35 million, to Nordic Capital for $110 million in cash.

Acquired by Fisher in its 2003 transaction with Perbio Science AB, Sweden-based Atos Medical is a world leader in providing devices designed to rehabilitate the voice and pulmonary functions after laryngectomy for the treatment of cancer. Atos also provides other devices for the treatment of ear and sinus diseases.

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