NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Exact Science said in a document filed yesterday with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it has raised $671.3 million in a previously announced senior notes offering.

Exact entered into an agreement with underwriter Merrill Lynch to sell $600 million in 1 percent convertible senior notes due 2025, and granted the underwriter an option to purchase up to an additional $90 million in notes, which it exercised in full.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.