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American Medical Systems

Founded in 1972, American Medical Systems remains to this day one of the leading urology companies. Pfizer acquired AMS in 1985. In 1998 a group led by E.M. Warburg, Pincus & Co. acquired the company from Pfizer.

Gerald TimmGerald Timm
Developed many medical devices for urological disorders and has started several companies. Has worked as a researcher and professor at a Minnesota university.
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