In Brief This Week: Bruker; Abbott; Becton Dickinson; Sigma-Aldrich; DNA Genotech; Almac Group; Genomnia | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker this week said that it has amended the terms of a credit agreement with JPMorgan Chase Bank, under which the maturity date of its revolving line of credit has been extended to May 24, 2016, and the amount available under the credit facility has been expanded to $250 million. As of May 24, 2011, Bruker had outstanding borrowings under the facility of roughly $185.5 million, while the outstanding principal amount under the term loan facility totaled $105 million.

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