The company has entered a bridge credit agreement for $2 billion and a revolving credit agreement for up to $1 billion.
The credit facility consists of a term loan of up to $20 million and a $10 million revolving line of credit, which will be used to purchase capital equipment and expand laboratory capacity.
The molecular diagnostics firm intends to pursue additional disease targets with its AlloMap technology.
The firm signed an agreement for a $15 million credit line and term loans totaling $6 million.
The firm has signed a $500 million credit facility, which it said will be used to provide working capital and fund general corporate purposes.
The firm said there is currently $240 million of borrowings outstanding under the credit facility.
Caliper extended the maturity date on its $25 million credit facility.
The New York City Police Department will be removing DNA profiles from a local database if they are from people who were never convicted of a crime, the New York Times reports.
Science reports that accusations of sexual assault against a microbiome researcher has also led to questions about his academic certifications.
Wired reports that researchers are analyzing the DNA fish leave behind in water to study their populations.
In Science this week: comprehensive cellular map of the human thymus, evidence of admixture between the ancestors of Neanderthals and Denisovan and a 'superarchaic' population.