NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Invitrogen said today that it has acquired VisiGen Biotechnologies, a developer of real-time single-molecule sequencing technology, for $20 million.
 
Invitrogen disclosed the purchase as part of its third-quarter financial report, in which it recorded a 15 percent increase in revenues to $362 million from $315 million in the third quarter of 2007.
 

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