NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Alere said on Thursday it has closed new senior secured credit facilities totaling $1.95 billion. 

The new credit facilities consist of term loan facilities of $1.7 billion and a $250 million revolving credit facility. The term loans comprise $650 million of "A" term loans and $1.05 billion of "B" term loans. The term loans were drawn at closing, while no amount was drawn under the revolving credit facility, Alere said. 

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