Looking to strengthen its position in the genomics research market, Roche will acquire NimbleGen Systems for $272.5 million in cash, the firms said this week.
The acquisition, which must still be approved by NimbleGen shareholders and US regulatory bodies, is expected to close in the third quarter.

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