Orchid Cellmark

MP Biomedicals has named Todd Nelson president and CEO, replacing Milan Panic, founder and CEO, who will remain as chairman of the company.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Laboratory Corporation of America today said that it has successfully completed its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of Orchid Cellmark.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Laboratory Corporation of America again is extending its bid to acquire Orchid Cellmark.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Orchid Cellmark reported on Monday a 7 percent decline year over year in third-quarter revenues.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Laboratory Corporation of America today said it has extended its cash tender offer to purchase Orchid Cellmark to 5 p.m. EDT Oct. 7.

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