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Under the repurchase plan, Thermo Fisher is cleared to buy $1 billion of its common stock in both the open market and through negotiated transactions.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Agilent Technologies said after the close of the market Wednesday that its board of directors has approved the separation of Keysight Technologies, the new name for its electronic measurement subsidiary, from the firm and has named a successor to current CEO Bill Sullivan.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies today said that its board of directors has authorized a new share repurchase program, which will become effective following the completion of its existing $1 billion share repurchase program.

The firm will pay a quarterly dividend of $.19 per share.

The firm will pay a quarterly dividend of $.41 per share.

The firm will pay a quarterly dividend of $.07 per share.

The firm will pay out a quarterly dividend of $.41 per common share.

The firm will pay a dividend of $.07 per share of common stock.

The board approved the quarterly divided of $0.02 per share.

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Researchers have treated an X-linked genetic disease affecting three babies in utero, Stat News reports.

The Associated Press reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is beefing up sequencing as a tool to investigate foodborne illnesses.

Researchers have sequenced samples from ancient toilets to study past eating habits and health, NPR reports.

In Nature this week: ash dieback disease fungal genome, and more.