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Sonova Enters Cochlear Implant Market With Advanced Bionics Acquisition

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Swiss hearing aid maker Sonova will enter the cochlear implant market for the first time through its $489 million acquisition of Advanced Bionics

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