By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Transgenomic has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the genetic testing business of Clinical Data for approximately $15.4 million, the firms announced after the close of the market Monday.

The acquisition will provide Transgenomic with Clinical Data's portfolio of Familion genetic tests for cardiac syndromes and PGxPredict tests for predicting drug response, which are currently sold by its PGx Health division.

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