NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Illumina today said it has closed the sale of $400 million in convertible senior notes.
 
The company on Monday said it would sell $325 million in notes to pay for corporate expenses, but on Tuesday it raised the offering to $350 million.
 
The sale at closing included the exercise of an over-allotment for an additional $50 million of notes, bringing the total to $400 million.  
 

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