NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qiagen said today that it has acquired Corbett Life Science, a privately held life sciences instrumentation firm based in Sydney, Australia, in a transaction worth up to $135 million.
Under the terms of the agreement, Qiagen said it will pay approximately $66 million in cash, $4 million in restricted common stock and milestone payments, and “other contingencies” of up to $65 million over the next four years.

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