NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Boston-based State Street Bank and Trust disclosed in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it now holds a 5.1 percent stake in Applied Biosystems.
 
According to Monday’s filing, State Street owns 8,590,589 shares of ABI’s stock. The bank said in the filing that the shares “were acquired in the ordinary course of business and were not acquired for the purpose of and do not have the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer.”
 

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