Expanding endoscopy portfolio for gastroenterology, Boston Scientific acquires EndoChoice

Boston Scientific and EndoChoice Holdings have entered into an agreement under which Boston Scientific will acquire EndoChoice.

Boston Scientific (Marlborough, MA) and EndoChoice Holdings (Alpharetta, GA) have entered into a definitive agreement under which Boston Scientific will acquire EndoChoice. Upon completion of the transaction, EndoChoice will become part of the Boston Scientific endoscopy business.

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EndoChoice develops and commercializes products and services for specialists treating a wide range of gastrointestinal (GI) conditions. Its portfolio includes single-use devices, such as resection and retrieval devices, needles, graspers, and infection control kits. The company also offers pathology services and imaging technologies.

The transaction, which is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2016, is valued at approximately $210 million.

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