NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Hologic said today that it has launched a $1 billion private offering of senior notes due 2022.

The Bedford, Massachusetts-based firm said that it plans to use the proceeds, along with available cash, to redeem its outstanding 6.25 percent senior notes due 2020 in the aggregate principal amount of $1 billion.

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