This story has been updated to reflect NeoGenomics' estimate on the valuation of the common stock portion of the deal and include debt the firm has taken on to finance it.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – NeoGenomics today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire cancer molecular diagnostics firm Clarient in a cash and stock deal worth approximately $275 million.

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