One Lambda

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Diaxonhit today announced that its affiliate InGen has renewed an exclusive deal to distribute One Lambda's transplantation diagnostic tests in France.
Financial and other details of the partnership were not disclosed.

Title: System and method for nucleic acids sequencing by phased synthesis.
Patent Number: 8,747,751
Filed: June 10, 2009

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Regulators in the US and Canada have cleared One Lambda's companion software to molecular typing and antibody screening products, the Thermo Fisher Scientific business said late Wednesday.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic Technologies today announced it has executed a Covenant Not to Sue and Release agreement with transplant diagnostics firm One Lambda.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific has completed its acquisition of transplant diagnostics firm One Lambda for $925 million.

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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific has priced its $1.3 billion offering of senior notes, the firm announced after the close of the market yesterday.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today said that it intends to offer senior notes to cover the cost of its $925 million acquisition of One Lambda.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today announced it intends to buy transplant diagnostics firm One Lambda for $925 million in cash.

The firms began their partnership, which is aimed at human leukocyte antigen typing and antibody screening for the organ transplantation market, in 2000.

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