Affymetrix Postpones Stockholder Meeting as Origin Ups Acquisition Offer; Board Backs Thermo Bid | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In response to a negative reaction by Affymetrix to its initial acquisition proposal last week, Origin Technologies yesterday sent a revised proposal to acquire Affy for $17.00 per share, which Affy has determined could lead to a superior proposal to its existing merger agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific.

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