Though ABI Now Owns Ambion, the Future of Its GE-Manufactured miRNA Arrays Remains Unclear | GenomeWeb

Applied Biosystems last week completed its acquisition of Ambion's research products division, paying $273 million in cash for the chance to use the company's portfolio of sample prep, RNAi, microRNA, and gene-expression and array products to grow sales of consumables.

Ambion's diagnostics and service businesses will become a standalone company, and ABI will begin selling the company's products worldwide, according to ABI.

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