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Thermo Fisher Scientific's board this week established base salaries, bonuses, and other forms of compensation for the company's executives and approved the payout of 2009 bonuses for its executives under the company's 2008 Annual Incentive Award Plan.

According to a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, under the plan set out by the board, President and CEO Marc Casper will receive a base salary of $1 million for 2010. His target bonus for 2010 is 115 percent of his base salary, or $1.15 million.

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