Foley Hoag Represents Alere Inc. in $60M Acquisition of US Diagnostics
July 27, 2015
Foley Hoag LLP recently represented Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) in its acquisition of substantially all of the assets of US Diagnostics for $60 million in cash. US Diagnostics, based in Huntsville, Alabama, is a provider of drug testing devices and a distributor of Alere Toxicology products. Alere plans to use the transaction to provide access to an expanded customer base with additional opportunities for selling other Alere Toxicology solutions and other business synergies.
Headquartered in Waltham, Mass., Alere focuses on rapid diagnostics for infectious disease, cardiometabolic disease and toxicology.
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