PerkinElmer Inc. is a US-listed company and a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment. The company had revenues of $2.2 billion in 2014.
Vanadis Diagnostics is a Swedish company developing a novel solution for non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) based on digital analysis of cell-free DNA.
Vanadis Diagnostics was sold by the founding scientists, employees of the company and venture capital investor 20 North Street. The two founders will continue as employees at PerkinElmer in Sweden.
A negotiated transaction involving a selected number of industrial buyers.