NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — PerkinElmer plans to acquire high-throughput screening Evotec Technologies for €23 million ($30.5 million) in cash, German parent company Evotec said late yesterday.
Evotec makes and sells tools for high-throughput and high-content cell and biochemical screening. PerkinElmer CEO Gregory Summe said in a statement that the acquisition will “help our customers speed target validations and lead optimization along the drug discovery value chain.”

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