NEW YORK, Aug. 7 (GenomeWeb News) - Pyrosequencing will acquire Swedish neighbor Personal Chemistry in order to bolster its customer base, the companies said today.

Terms of the acquisition call for Pyrosequencing to buy 94.1 percent of Personal Chemistry's shares, and purchase the remaining shares through a separate agreement with the holders of options in Personal Chemistry. The acquisition will be worth approximatyely SEK89 million ($11 million) to Pyrosequencing.

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