Asahi Kasei to Acquire U.S. Maker of Resuscitation Devices for $2.2 Billion

14:18 PM | March 12, 2012 | Robert Westervelt

Asahi Kasei has agreed to acquire Zoll Medical (Chelmsford, MA), a maker of resuscitation and critical care devices, for $2.21 billion, in a bid to expand its health care business.