More on Agilent (A) / Dako deal: Agilent, which is buying Dako from Swedish P-E firm EQT, says...

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More on Agilent (A) / Dako deal: Agilent, which is buying Dako from Swedish P-E firm EQT, says the deal will strengthen its presence in life sciences and boost revenues. Dako generated sales of $340M in 2010 and employs ~1,000 people. Agilent expects the acquisition to close in 60 days and immediately add to earnings. Shares +5.6%.