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For the Rest

Johnson & Johnson bid 1.75 billion euros to buy the rest of the Dutch biotechnology company Crucell, reports The New York Times' DealBook, which notes that Johnson & Johnson already owns nearly 18 percent of the biotech. The offer for the company, which specializes in vaccines and therapeutics for infectious diseases, is 24.75 euros a share, and is supported by the Crucell board. The bid goes to a vote in early February.

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