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Hologic Buys Interlace Medical, Acquires Missing Link In Gynecology Surgery

Executive Summary

Gynecologists generally have the opportunity to perform in-office procedures for three indications: abnormal uterine bleeding, permanent contraception and uterine fibroids. Hologic had supplied its 460 medical device reps in the US - the largest force in women's health - with the tools to perform two of these procedures, but couldn't offer the third piece of the puzzle, an in-office treatment for fibroids, a gap which, until now, hasn't been filled by any product on the market. Hologic is filling in the missing piece with the acquisition of privately held Interlace Medical, a start-up developing MyoSure, a minimally invasive resection device for submucosal fibroids.

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