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Roche Finally Gets Nod With Sweetened $3.4 Billion Bid For Ventana

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

After seven months and a half-dozen attempts at acquiring tissue-based cancer test maker Ventana Medical Systems, Roche finally won over the firm's board with a sweetened bid worth $3.4 billion

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