M&A Report

Illumina Makes Audacious Move by Completing Grail Acquisition Without Regulatory Approval

It’s damn the torpedoes and full speed ahead for Illumina. Recognizing that it had no chance of securing the necessary regulatory approval in time to make the hard closing deadline and staring a $300 … [Read more...]

DX Deals

Labcorp Teams with Oncology Research Startup to Eliminate Demographic Disparities in Cancer Treatment

Studies show that demographic differences can impact cancer care and that disadvantaged populations suffer from a lack of access to advanced precision cancer diagnostics and treatments. Evaluating and … [Read more...]

DX Deals

Amazon Already Making a Mark on Direct-to-Consumer COVID-19 Test Market

Will Amazon transform diagnostic lab testing the way it did the retail industry? Probably not. But the tech giant with the proven capacity to reach into the home and change the shopping patterns of … [Read more...]

M&A Report

Biden Orders Feds to Target Health Care Consolidation but Deals Continue

This month’s big stories in M&A deal making come not just from the market but the regulatory front. New Biden Executive Order Targets Health Care Consolidation Consolidation in the health … [Read more...]

M&A Report

Biden Orders Feds to Target Health Care Consolidation but Deals Continue

This month’s big stories in M&A deal making come not just from the market but the regulatory front. New Biden Executive Order Targets Health Care Consolidation Consolidation in the health … [Read more...]

DX Deals

Cloud-Based Platform Enlists Quest to Provide COVID-19 Molecular Test Results to Travelers

As proof of COVID-19 vaccination and/or negative molecular test results morphs into a passport for air travel and attending live events, labs with the capacity to generate rapid and reliable tests and … [Read more...]

DX Deals

Amazon Already Making a Mark on Direct-to-Consumer COVID-19 Test Market

Will Amazon transform diagnostic lab testing the way it did the retail industry? Probably not. But the tech giant with the proven capacity to reach into the home and change the shopping patterns of … [Read more...]

M&A Report

23andMe Goes Public While the Clock Ticks on Illumina’s Grail Acquisition

M&A deal making in the diagnostics space remained hot and heavy in June. Key deals included Danaher’s announced $9.6 billion acquisition of life sciences plasma DNA maker Aldevron and the closing … [Read more...]

M&A Report

PerkinElmer Turns COVID Cash into Acquisitions While Myriad Genetics Keeps Divesting

After a frantic month marked by an unusually high number of blockbusters, M&A deal making was relatively slow in May in terms of both deal volume and value. Still, the pace of strategic M&A … [Read more...]

DX Deals

Labs Cutting Deals to Provide Pooled COVID-19 Testing for Schools

As schools return to in-person learning environments, communities across the country are turning to COVID-19 testing programs to monitor and contain the virus. Although, more and more teachers, … [Read more...]


(-00000g2)