By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific said after the close of the market on Tuesday that it has completed the $2.1 billion purchase of chromatography firm Dionex through a short-form merger.

Today, Thermo Fisher also announced it has acquired Sterilin, a provider of single-use plastic products, for an undisclosed amount.

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