Merger Between PE, Third Wave Collapses Because of Slow Approval Process | GenomeWeb

MADISON, Wis.--PE Biosystems and privately-held Third Wave Technologies have agreed to terminate their merger agreement that was announced in January because the US government approval was taking too long. Both companies will continue to collaborate.


PE was going to buy Third Wave for 1.972 million shares of PE Biosystems Group stock in a deal valued at $330 million.

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