Celera Acquires Axys Pharmaceuticals in Push to Accelerate Drug Discovery Capabilities | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, June 13 - Celera Genomics will acquire Axys Pharmaceuticals in an effort to support Celera s drug discovery capabilities, the companies said Wednesday. 

Under the stock-for-stock transaction, Axys shareholders will receive $4.65 per share based upon Celera's closing stock price of $41.75 Tuesday. 

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