Following a quarter in which sales of its sera products declined sharply, Invitrogen officials said last week that they are reviewing the firm’s entire portfolio with a particular focus on the sera business.
Additionally, though the officials declined to say whether a divestment of that business was possible, Chairman and CEO Greg Lucier said the firm is currently reviewing whether “we need to be broadly in the sera business” and hopes to know more in six months.

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