NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Invitrogen announced today that it has named Mark Smedley, the firm’s global head of operations, to lead the integration team for its $6.7 billion acquisition of Applied Biosystems.
 
The Carlsbad, Calif.-based firm also said that it expects to realize synergies of $60 million in 2009 and total cost and revenue synergies of $175 million by 2011 as a result of the acquisition.
 

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