For 5th time Roche extends bid for Ventana Medical

January 2008
Inside Tucson Business;1/21/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 32, p3
The article reports on the extension made by Roche Holdings for its offer to take over on Ventana Medical Systems Inc., a developer of tissue-based cancer diagnostics in Oro Valley, Arizona. Roche started the takeover effort on June 27, 2007 and will extend its plans for the fifth time on March 14, 2008. In addition, the company entered into a confidentiality agreement with Ventana Medical to conduct due diligence.


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