Life Technologies Posts $107M Q4 Loss on Merger Charges | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies, the combined businesses of Invitrogen and Applied Biosystems following their November 2008 merger, today posted a fourth-quarter loss of $106.9 million due to a variety of charges associated with the deal.

Though the company's revenues fell short of analysts' expectations, the legacy Invitrogen business recorded organic revenue growth of 7 percent.

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