NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Becton Dickinson announced today it intends to offer senior unsecured notes to fund a portion of its $12.2 billion acquisition of medical device firm CareFusion.

The interest rate, maturity dates, and other key terms of the offering are to be determined at the time of pricing, said BD.

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