NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Healthcare technology services provider Clarient announced after the close of the market Monday that it will acquire the Huntsville, Ala.-based cancer molecular diagnostics company Applied Genomics.

The all-stock merger is valued at up to $17.6 million, "if all conditions and milestones set forth in the merger agreement are successfully met." Applied Genomics will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Clarient.

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