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Genzyme spinoffs?

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Firm announces plans to pursue "strategic alternatives" for its genetic testing, diagnostic products and pharmaceutical intermediates businesses. Management is exploring divestiture, spin-out or management buyout, Genzyme disclosed on May 6. Genzyme will also initiate a $2 billion stock buyback. The initiatives are designed to increase shareholder value, CEO Henri Termeer told analysts

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