Fysicon has announced that it has been acquired by Canon Medical Systems Corporation (Otawara, Japan).
Linda Elberse, chief executive officer of Fysicon said, “Being part of a major player as Canon Medical Systems Corporation gives us the opportunity to cover all parts of the world with our innovative systems. Now Canon Medical has completed the image by adding Fysicon’s new developed hemodynamic monitoring system “QMAPP”, the sophisticated device management system “DataLinQ” and the cloud based image distribution software “EVOCS” and last but not least Fysicon’s knowledge of connectivity and workflow management. Canon Medical is a strong brand name and a leading supplier, which will help us take the next steps into strengthening and growing our footprint in the global market. Furthermore we will keep developing new technologies and exploring new areas in the medical field together with our new parent company. We are very proud to have joined forces!”
Toshio Takiguchi, president of Canon Medical Systems, said: “We are really pleased that we can provide new clinical value to patients and medical professionals by combining Fysicon’s advanced technologies with our systems.“
Fysicon designs, develops and produces innovative medical technologies in the areas of structural heart disease and medical imaging for hospitals, research institutes and industry. Both hardware as well as software are developed and produced in-house, to guarantee the highest level of quality. Fysicon challenges healthcare by developing innovative, intuitive and high quality medical solutions for healthcare professionals empowering them to treat patients faster, better and more cost effective.