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Qiagen To Acquire U.S Formulatrix Digital PCR Program


Monday, 7 Jan 2019 

Jan 7 (Reuters) - Qiagen NV ::QIAGEN UNVEILS PLANS FOR NEXT-GENERATION DIGITAL PCR SYSTEMS.WE PLAN FOR EXPANSION INTO APPLICATIONS FOR MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS.UNDER TERMS OF AGREEMENT, QIAGEN AGREED ON DECEMBER 31, 2018, TO ACQUIRE ALL ASSETS RELATED TO DIGITAL PCR PROGRAM OF FORMULATRIX, INC., FOR $125 MILLION IN CASH.AGREEMENT INCLUDES FUTURE MILESTONE PAYMENTS OF UP TO APPROXIMATELY $135 MILLION.