Life Technologies holders approve acquisition by Thermo Fisher

Life Technologies (LIFE) announced that its stockholders voted to adopt the previously announced merger agreement providing for the acquisition of Life Technologies by Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) at the Special Meeting of Stockholders held earlier today. More than 98% of votes cast at the Special Meeting were in favor of the transaction, representing more than 72% of all outstanding shares. The transaction is expected to close early in 2014.

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