NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies disclosed in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday that it has requested a waiver under an existing credit agreement with lenders dated Nov. 21, 2008.

If approved, the waiver would enable Life Technologies to incur indebtedness in the form of unsecured, fixed-rate or floating-rate securities, in one or more series. The firm would use the proceeds to prepay term loan indebtedness under the credit agreement.

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