NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Beckman Coulter Life Sciences today announced it is acquiring Chinese flow cytometry firms Xitogen Technologies and Cytojene for an undisclosed amount.

Based in Suzhou and Dalian, China, Xitogen provides Beckman Coulter an operational base in China and "a high quality research instrument" that rounds out Beckman Coulter's cytometry portfolio, the Danaher business said.

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