TITLE

Agilent to Buy Denmark's Dako for $2.2 Billion

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
MondayMorning;5/21/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Santa Clara, California-based maker of scientific-testing equipment Agilent Technologies Inc. will buy maker of cancer-diagnostics tools Dako Denmark A/S from the Swedish private-equity firm EQT Partners AB for 2.2 billion dollar in cash to expand its life-science business. According to Bill Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Agilent, the aim of the firm to acquire Dako was to strengthen its presence in life science and about revenue growth.
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75653510

 

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