NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Caliper Life Sciences has amended a loan agreement with Silicon Valley Bank that extends the maturity date of the credit facility to April 1, 2011 from the previous date of Nov. 30, 2010, according to a filing yesterday with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

The amended agreement was signed last week and updates the loan pact that was initially signed in March of this year.

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