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Quest Diagnostics completes acquisition of Summa Health outreach lab services business
Quest said that as a result of the acquisition, physicians and patients in northeastern Ohio will gain access to its test menu and broad health plan relationships.
November 28, 2022
Fulgent Genetics acquires Fulgent Pharma for $100M
Fulgent said that through the acquisition, it will evolve from a genomic diagnostics business to a fully integrated precision medicine company with a focus on oncology.
November 8, 2022
Thermo Fisher Scientific to acquire specialty diagnostics firm The Binding Site Group for $2.6B
U.K.-based Binding Site Group provides specialty diagnostic assays and instruments for the diagnosis and management of blood cancers and immune system disorders.
October 31, 2022
PCL acquires molecular diagnostics testing firm Infinity Laboratories
The acquisition will provide PCL a location in the southern United States from which to bring its testing services to the area.
October 18, 2022
Liquid biopsy diagnostics firm DiaCarta going public on NYSE through SPAC
The equity valuation of DiaCarta under the proposed combination is $460 million. DiaCarta is a translational genomics and molecular diagnostics firm.
October 14, 2022
Beckman Coulter Diagnostics acquires AI clinical decision-support firm StoCastic
StoCastic has developed TriageGo, a triage decision-support tool that will be the cornerstone of Beckman Coulter's AI-enabled clinical decision support portfolio.
October 11, 2022
DNA forensic evidence frees Ohio man of rape, attempted rape
‘Good’ cholesterol worse for some adults: NIH study
Empatica receives FDA clearance for digital biomarker platform, closes Series B financing
Chembio Diagnostics applies for FDA CLIA waiver for HIV, syphilis test
Dr. Fauci invokes Yogi Berra to describe emerging infectious disease challenge
AnchorDx enrolling U.S. clinical trial for bladder cancer assay
Report of potential Bio-Rad, Qiagen combination generates mixed investor response
Citing "people familiar with the matter," the
Wall Street Journal
reported that the firms are in discussions to combine in a deal that would be worth more than $10 billion.
October 10, 2022
Clinisys completes corporate rebranding following acquisitions
Clinisys announced that it has completed the acquisition of multiple information systems firms: Sunquest Information Systems, Horizon Lab Systems, and Apollo LIMS.
October 5, 2022
GBS acquires drug screening system developer Intelligent Fingerprinting
Intelligent Fingerprinting has developed an on-the-spot, 10-minute drug screening system that analyzes fingerprint sweat to screen for recent drug use.
October 5, 2022
Quest Diagnostics to acquire Summa Health’s outreach laboratory services business
The all-cash transaction is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter and broaden access to lab services in Ohio.
October 5, 2022
Labcorp acquires RWJBarnabas Health outreach services
With the acquisition, physicians and patients will have access to an expanded test menu, Labcorp's network of patient service centers, expanded health plan coverage, and reduced out-of-pocket lab costs, the organizations said, adding that greater support, service, and same day and STAT testing will be available in rural and local communities.
August 23, 2022
QuidelOrtho Q2 revenues rise after business combination
For the quarter ended July 3, the San Diego-based firm reported revenues of $613.4 million compared to $176.6 million in Q2 2021.
August 4, 2022
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