GE Healthcare to Acquire Whatman for $713M | GenomeWeb
This article has been updated to include comments from a conference call earlier today.
 
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – General Electric’s GE Healthcare unit has signed an agreement to acquire Whatman for 270 pence per share, giving the transaction a total value of £363 million ($713 million).
 
The acquisition of Whatman will provide GE Healthcare with a portfolio of filters and membranes for laboratory, research, life sciences, and medical technology applications.
 

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