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Beckman Coulter to Acquire Lab-Based Diagnostics Business From Olympus Corporation
Date:2/26/2009

- Expands Beckman Coulter's Worldwide Position in Clinical Chemistry

- Complementary Market Positions and Product Portfolios in Chemistry and Automation Broaden Global Opportunity, Increase Customer Choice

- Penetration of Beckman Coulter's Immunoassay Products into Olympus' Installed Chemistry Base Supports Continued Above-Market Growth

- Transaction Expected to be Accretive to Non-GAAP Earnings Per Share in 2010

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE: BEC), a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of products that simplify, automate, and innovate complex biomedical tests, and Olympus Corporation, a Tokyo-headquartered precision technology leader, creating innovative opto-digital solutions in healthcare, life science and consumer electronics products, announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Beckman Coulter will acquire the diagnostic systems portion of Olympus' Life Sciences business for 77.45 billion yen, or approximately USD $800 million.

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This acquisition will broaden Beckman Coulter's Chemistry offering, establishing a leadership position with particular strength in larger hospital laboratories. In addition, the transaction will extend our broad chemistry customer base representing a valuable new customer set for Beckman Coulter's Immunoassay products.

In 2010, the Olympus Diagnostics business is anticipated to increase Beckman Coulter's revenue by approximately $500 million on a full year basis and generate approximately $40 to $50 million in operating income (excluding FAS141R associated amortization). Beckma
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