Opko Health last week announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pharma Genexx, a privately held Chilean pharmaceutical firm, for $16 million in cash.

According to Opko, Pharma Genexx focuses on "the representation, importation, commercialization, and distribution of pharmaceutical products, [over-the-counter] products, and medical devices for the government, private, and institutional markets."

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