This was reported today on Seeking Alpha...
Race for Life Technologies back in full swing. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) is reportedly mulling a joint bid with other private-equity firms for biomedical laboratory equipment maker Life Technologies (LIFE, $62.56), which has a market cap of $10.5B.
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) may renew its interest after backing off earlier this year - as did others - while Danaher (DHR) is also sniffing around. A group led by Blackstone (BX) and Carlyle (CG) has been rumored to be in talks as well.
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