Ad hoc announcement: Contrary to expectations, in 2014 no increase in resources necessary / In the mid-term new business model with customer Hologic envisaged

MeVis Medical Solutions AG / Miscellaneous

Bremen, January 17, 2014 – MeVis Medical Solutions AG [ISIN: DE000A0LBFE4], a leading provider of medical imaging software, announces that its biggest customer Hologic, Inc. aims for an altered form of cooperation with MeVis in the mid-term.

Over a transition period of several years the licensing business model shall be converted to development support for Hologic starting probably 2016. MeVis will continue to contribute its clinical know-how and software development expertise in the development of applications as a strategic partner. As a result, MeVis expects in the mid- and long-term a gradual reduction of necessary resources for the Hologic business and the expected revenues. The specific terms of the future cooperation and its contractual implementation will be elaborated in the coming months. 

Accordingly the Executive Board has decided - unlike announced on November 4, 2013 - not to increase resources for Hologic for the time being.

A forecast for the financial year 2014 will be published with the annual report in April 2014 at the latest. 

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