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Varian Medical Systems to buy PerkinElmer's medical imaging business for $276 mln


Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 08:15am EST 

Varian Medical Systems Inc : Varex plans to finance acquisition through an expansion of its bank credit facilities to approximately $600 million . Deal expected to be immediately accretive to varex following closing . Acquisition is expected to close after planned separation of Varex from Varian . Varian Medical Systems Inc says Varex will pay $276 million to acquire PerkinElmer's medical imaging business . "will serve to accelerate our profitable growth with more than $140 million in new revenue" .Varian medical systems announces agreement to acquire PerkinElmer's medical imaging business; $276 million acquisition to expand digital flat panel business for Varex Imaging.