NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sigma-Aldrich said after the close of the market Wednesday that it has established a new $600 million revolving credit facility.

The new facility matures on May 10, 2017, and replaces a $450 million facility that was scheduled to mature on Dec. 11, 2012. The firm said that the facility will provide it with back up liquidity and will be used for general corporate purposes.

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