Exiqon to Acquire Dx Shop Oncotech as US Office Ramps Up Staff, Manufacturing | GenomeWeb
Exiqon this week announced plans to acquire Oncotech, a privately held cancer diagnostics firm based in Tustin, Calif., through a $45 million share transaction slated to close on Jan. 1, 2008.
Exiqon, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, said it plans to combine its internally developed miRNA cancer biomarkers with Oncotech’s existing diagnostics infrastructure with the goal of launching miRNA-based tests by the end of 2008.

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