NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Beckman Coulter yesterday disclosed further terms of its acquisition of Olympus' diagnostics business and fixed the closing cost of the deal at $780 million.

Last week, Beckman said that it would pay for the $800 million acquisition of Olympus' diagnostics business through a combination of around $300 million in Beckman Coulter stock and $500 million in newly issued debt.

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