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Millipore Closes Serologicals Acquisition

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Millipore today said it has closed its $1.4 billion acquisition of Serologicals after that company's shareholders approved the deal last week.

 
The combined company will have approximately 5,800 employees, of whom more than 500 will work in R&D. Millipore's combined global field organization amounts to 1,200 people.
 
Millipore said in April it planned to buy Serologicals.

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