Medco (MHS) pays $730M to acquire closely-held United BioScience Corp. The purchase "extend[s]...

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Medco (MHS) pays $730M to acquire closely-held United BioScience Corp. The purchase "extend[s] our global footprint into the areas of health information technology, information services and research," and is expected to be slightly accretive to Medco's earnings in 2011. (PR)