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By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Rosetta Genomics announced today it has raised $1.75 million in a private placement, and is negotiating for another $1.25 million.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker has sold $240 million worth of senior notes through a private placement, it said in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday.

The company expects net proceeds of $1.79 billion from the offering, which will be used to partially fund its acquisition of Beckman Coulter.

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