DeCode to Acquire MediChem Life Sciences in $84M Stock Deal | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Jan. 8—Iceland's DeCode genetics will acquire MediChem Life Sciences in a stock-swap deal valued at roughly $84 million, the companies announced early on Tuesday. The acquisition is said to bolster DeCode's chemistry and structural proteomics technology and to accelerate its progress toward in-house drug discovery and development. 


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