By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Plaintiffs have filed an amendment to their lawsuit against Beckman Coulter seeking to stop the diagnostic firm's board of directors from selling the company to Danaher.

The class action lawsuit is currently pending in the Superior Court of the State of California, County of Orange, and consolidates a number of cases against Beckman Coulter, its board, and certain officers.

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