NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Quidel today announced the pricing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of $150 million in convertible senior notes due 2020.

The notes will pay interest at a rate of 3.25 percent per year, payable semiannually on June 15 and Dec. 15 of each year, beginning on June 15, 2015. The notes will mature on Dec. 15, 2020, unless earlier repurchased by Quidel or converted.

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