NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Danaher has acquired UK-based informatics firm IDBS.

IDBS provides enterprise solutions for scientific data management, analytics, and modeling including the E-WorkBook Suite for the capture, analysis, searching, and reporting of experimental data. The firm will become part of Danaher's life sciences business, which includes Sciex, Phenomenex, Beckman Coulter Life Sciences, Pall, Leica Microsystems, and Molecular Devices.

Additional terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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