Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is seeking a buyer for Cole-Parmer Instrument Co., the lab- equipment manufacturer that it acquired in 2001, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Bayer AG Chief Executive Officer Marijn Dekkers will step down at the end of 2016, setting up a contest for the top job at one of Germany’s largest companies.
Temasek Holdings Pte, Singapore’s state-owned investment firm, purchased stocks in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. and BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. in the first quarter as it boosted its stake in the U.S. health-care industry.
A Life Technologies Corp. shareholder sued to block the $13.6 billion acquisition of the biotechnology equipment maker by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., saying the offer is unfair to investors.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. , the world’s largest maker of laboratory instruments, agreed to acquire Dionex Corp. for about $2.1 billion to expand in the water-analysis business in China.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world’s second-largest maker of health-care equipment, agreed to acquire closely held One Lambda Inc. for about $925 million to expand in specialty diagnostics.