Navigation Links
Hologic Stockholders Approve Merger with Cytyc
Date:10/18/2007

BEDFORD, Mass., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) today announced that its stockholders voted overwhelmingly at a Special Meeting of Stockholders to approve the transactions contemplated by Hologic's previously announced merger with Cytyc.

More than 90 percent of the shares represented at the meeting and more than 70 percent of the outstanding shares of Hologic were voted in favor of the transactions at the Hologic stockholders meeting.

"We are pleased and gratified by the strong support we have received from our stockholders," said Jack Cumming, Hologic's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "We are excited about bringing together two well-respected industry leaders in the women's healthcare and diagnostics marketplace, and we are eager to begin working with our colleagues at Cytyc to realize the benefits this combination will bring to stockholders, employees, physicians and their patients."

The transaction is expected to close early next week. Under the terms of the Agreement and Plan of Merger entered into on May 20, 2007, Cytyc stockholders will receive 0.52 of a share of Hologic common stock and $16.50 in cash for each share of Cytyc common stock they own for a total consideration of approximately $6.2 billion.

About Hologic, Inc.

Hologic, Inc. is a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic and medical imaging systems dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, and a leading developer of innovative imaging technology for digital radiography and breast imaging. Hologic's core business units are focused on mammography and breast biopsy, osteoporosis assessment, and mini C- arm and extremity MRI imaging for orthopedic applic
'/>"/>

SOURCE Hologic, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Psychological consequence of terrorist attacks
2. Breast Cancer Surgery Causes Psychological problems
3. Gastrointestinal Complaint to be dealt Psychologically
4. Prolonged survival not assured by psychological therapies for cancer patients
5. Pathological gambling is associated to brain functions
6. Is low birth weight related to psychological distress in adulthood?
7. Psychological Stress Delays Wound Healing
8. Wound healing affected by Psychological stress
9. Eating together has both psychological and health impacts
10. 9/11 Escapees Have Worsening Respiratory And Psychological Problems
11. Psychological effect on obese kids due to bullying
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... With TransCel from Pixel ... all within Final Cut Pro X. With TransCel users have full control over camera ... background color, speed method, frame color, inner color, text, and more. With TransCel the ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... 2015 , ... The Schmidt National Law Group filed an Essure® lawsuit against ... National Law Group, a leading firm in mass-tort litigation, has filed a lawsuit in ... Inc., and other Bayer affiliates for injuries alleged to have been caused by her ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... 04, 2015 , ... IVF New England, one of the largest and most ... Hour" in Manchester for women who wish to learn more about their fertility and ... and lounge, 827 Elm Street, Manchester, NH from 6PM to 7PM , This hip, ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... Marietta, GA (PRWEB) , ... September 04, 2015 , ... ... team is in desperate need of new apparel. In an effort to assist the ... around Marietta, has launched a charity drive to raise funds for the new uniforms. ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... A ... Compassion Project. Core Compassion Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to offering ... side effects of cancer treatments and recover their mobility, strength, and range of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Pixel Film Studios Releases TransCel, a New FCPX Transition 2Health News:Schmidt National Law Group Files First Bayer Essure® Lawsuit in California 2Health News:IVF New England to Host ManchVegas New Hampshire Fertility Happy Hour on October 15, 2015 in Manchester for Women Who Wish to Learn More About Fertility and Egg Freezing 2Health News:The Jones Agency Serves Up a Charity Drive to Fund New Uniforms for the Sprayberry High School Girls Volleyball Team 2Health News:The Jones Agency Serves Up a Charity Drive to Fund New Uniforms for the Sprayberry High School Girls Volleyball Team 3Health News:Girl’s Night Out to Benefit Core Compassion Project, Located at the Beautiful, Morning Glory Farm 2
... Cosmetic Surgery in San Diego is the first in the US to ... ... San Diego, California (PRWEB) May 6, 2009 -- A gentler form of ... at his New Image Cosmetic Surgery center in San Diego, CA. This ...
... Executives, annual conference in San Antonio, Texas, the newest recipient of ... L. Bertram, RN, MBA, NEA-BC, FAAN, vice president and chief nursing ... , ... Lenexa, Kan. (PRWEB) May 6, 2009 -- At ...
... (Nasdaq: MTXX ), an over-the-counter healthcare company that ... to Get Better(R)," announced today that its financial results for ... will be released after the market closes on Monday, May ... following morning on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at 11:00 AM ...
... Lasik Medspas Offers Customers Ultimate Advantage With Economy-Friendly ... circumstances, the current economy can open doors for ... financial climate. A prime example of such prospects ... medspa center, Viso Lasik Medspas, presents its clientele ...
... NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 5 Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: ... declared a $0.44 per share dividend on our common stock that ... on May 15, 2009. , , In addition, ... our Series B cumulative convertible preferred stock that will be paid ...
... Derma Sciences (OTC ... care products, today announced that it intended to voluntarily delist ... Stock Exchange and that it would file Form 25 with ... 2009 to effect this delisting.Ed Quilty, CEO of Derma Sciences, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Body-Jet Liposuction First Introduced in the United States 2Health News:Bertram Receives Organizational Innovation Award at AONE Conference -- Award Sponsor B. E. Smith Also Announces Funding for Three Seed Grants 2Health News:Bertram Receives Organizational Innovation Award at AONE Conference -- Award Sponsor B. E. Smith Also Announces Funding for Three Seed Grants 3Health News:Matrixx Initiatives, Inc. Sets Time for Discussion of Fiscal 2009 Financial Results 2Health News:Financial Advantage In The Current Economy: Lasik Eye Vision Correction Allows Patients To Approach The Future With Clear Vision And Confidence 2Health News:NHP Declares Quarterly Cash Dividends on Common Stock and Series B Preferred Stock 2Health News:NHP Declares Quarterly Cash Dividends on Common Stock and Series B Preferred Stock 3Health News:Derma Sciences Announces Voluntary Delisting from the Defunct Boston Stock Exchange 2
(Date:9/3/2015)... LONDON , Sept. 3, 2015 ... ophthalmic devices market? Which areas are going to grow ... you potential revenues to 2025, assessing data, trends, opportunities ... 176 tables, charts, and graphs. Discover the most lucrative ... Our new study lets you assess forecasted sales at ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... 2015 With a population of more than ... therefore also its single largest potential market for goods ... led all major world economies in the average rate ... government health expenditures. As an in vitro diagnostics (IVD) ... the United States, western European countries, and Japan. China ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... YORK , Sept. 3, 2015 ... glucose device is a home-based electronic device. It ... that transmits information about glucose levels through radiowaves ... is displayed. The regular usage of self-monitoring blood ... prompt an individual to undergo proper diabetes treatment. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Ophthalmic Devices Market Forecast 2015-2025: Future Prospects for Leading Companies in Vision Care, Surgical, Diagnostic & Monitoring Devices 2Ophthalmic Devices Market Forecast 2015-2025: Future Prospects for Leading Companies in Vision Care, Surgical, Diagnostic & Monitoring Devices 3Ophthalmic Devices Market Forecast 2015-2025: Future Prospects for Leading Companies in Vision Care, Surgical, Diagnostic & Monitoring Devices 4IVD in China 2IVD in China 3IVD in China 4IVD in China 5IVD in China 6IVD in China 7IVD in China 8IVD in China 9IVD in China 10IVD in China 11IVD in China 12IVD in China 13Global Self-monitoring Blood Glucose Devices Market 2015-2019 2
... 29, 2012 The Board of Directors of ... SUNPHARMA, BSE: 524715) met today and announced appointment of Mr Israel ... is the former President and CEO of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries ... and is widely credited with Teva,s emergence as a global ...
... SAN DIEGO, May 29, 2012  Marshall Edwards, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... development of novel therapeutics targeting cancer metabolism, announced today that ... Phase I clinical trial of ME-344, the Company,s lead mitochondrial ... dose escalation trial is expected to enroll up to 24 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Israel Makov Appointed Chairman of Sun Pharma Board 2Israel Makov Appointed Chairman of Sun Pharma Board 3Marshall Edwards Announces First Cohort Of Patients Dosed In Phase I Clinical Trial Of Oncology Drug Candidate ME-344 2Marshall Edwards Announces First Cohort Of Patients Dosed In Phase I Clinical Trial Of Oncology Drug Candidate ME-344 3Marshall Edwards Announces First Cohort Of Patients Dosed In Phase I Clinical Trial Of Oncology Drug Candidate ME-344 4
300 L, Racked, Filtered, Pre-sterilized, 96 tips/rack Recommended for 250 and 300 L pipettes....
Diamond Filter Tips play a critical role in preventing aerosol-borne contamination. Also available sterilized (no need to autoclave) and certified free of detectable RNase, DNase, DNA, RNA, and prote...
... Eliminate aerosol contamination, which ... in PCR. Hydrophobic, nonwicking ... air can pass through ... in contrast to tips ...
... are ideal for PCR and ... any work where aerosol contamination ... for pipetting DNA/RNA solutions, infectious ... For applications requiring absolute sterility, ...
Medicine Products: