The story previously incorrectly stated Genoma Laboratory Group had been placed in bankruptcy earlier this year. The bankruptcy, however, pertained to a different firm also called Genoma, which was based in Switzerland and was owned by Dutch firm Esperite. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Eurofins today announced an agreement to acquire specialty diagnostics firm Genoma Laboratory Group for an undisclosed amount.

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