FTC Asks MDS, Danaher for More Information on Acquisition | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – MDS and Danaher have received a second request for information from the US Federal Trade Commission regarding Danaher's planned $1.1 billion acquisition of the MDS Analytical Technologies Division, which includes a mass spectrometry joint venture with Life Technologies, MDS said today.

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