Danaher to Move into Mass Spec Market Via $1.1B Acquisition of ABI/MDS Sciex Joint Venture | GenomeWeb

This story originally ran on Sept. 2.

Danaher, a global technology firm that generated $12.7 billion in revenue in 2008, said today that it plans to enter the mass spectrometry market by picking up the Applied Biosystems/MDS Sciex joint venture as part of an acquisition agreement worth $1.1 billion that is slated to close before the end of the year.

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