By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – SQI Diagnostics today announced it has amended its deal to buy Scienion in order to push back the date by which the deal can be terminated.

The termination date is now Oct. 5, changed from the original date of Sept. 30. No reason was given for the change. SQI also has agreed to issue an additional 173,797 common shares of its stock to Scienion in consideration of the extension, the Toronto-based company said.

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