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Thermo Fisher to acquire Life Technologies in $13.8B deal

Thermo Fisher to acquire Life Technologies in $13.8B deal

CARLSBAD — Biotechnology company Life Technologies Corporation will be sold to science equipment company Thermo Fisher Scientific Incorporated for $13.8 billion, according to announcements made by the companies April 15.

Life Technologies opens new plant in Singapore

CARLSBAD — Life Technologies, headquartered in Carlsbad, recently announced its new manufacturing plant in Singapore.