NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sigma-Aldrich today said that it has amended the terms of its $300 million revolving credit facility, which was established in December 2006, by exercising $150 million of the facility accordion feature.
 
With the facility expanded to $450 million, $30 million will mature on Dec. 11, 2011, and $420 million will mature on Dec. 11, 2012. Sigma said the facility will provide liquidity backup for its commercial program that has been expanded to $450 million and will be used for general corporate purposes.

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