News | May 13, 2007

Integra LifeSciences Closes its Acquisition of LXU Healthcare

May 14, 2007 - Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp. recently announced that it has closed its acquisition of LXU Healthcare Inc. for $30.0 million; LXU will be operated as part of Integra's Jarit Surgical Instruments business activities.

LXU is comprised of three distinct businesses: Luxtec, a manufacturer of fiber optic headlight systems for the medical industry; LXU Medical, a specialty surgical products distributor and Bimeco, a critical care products distributor with direct sales coverage in the southeastern U.S.