By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Danaher reported after the close of the market on Friday that it's wholly owned subsidiary Djanet Acqusition has completed its tender offer for Beckman Coulter for $83.50 per share.

Separately, Danaher also said that it has issued a total of $1.1 billion in short-term promissory notes to finance part of the $6.8 billion deal.

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