Rank: 13
2015 Rank14
R&D Spend:$1,239,100,000
Fiscal year ending:12-31-15
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Danaher's diagnostics business dates back to 2004, when it acquired Radiometer. Since then the industrial conglomerate has grown the division through acquisition, including Leica Microsystems in 2005, Vision Systems in 2006, Genetix in 2009, AB Sciex and Molecular Devices in 2010, Beckman Coulter in 2011, Iris International and Aperio Technologies in 2012, HemoCue in 2013, Devicor Medical Products in 2014 and the clinical microbiology business of Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics this year. The unit consists of clinical lab, acute care and pathology diagnostics businesses. In July 2015, Danaher sold its communications business for $2.3 billion to NetScout.

Danaher Corporation Completes Separation of Fortive Corporation. Danaher Completes Acquisition Of Pall Corporation. Danaher Announces Preliminary Results of Split-Off Exchange Offer in Connection with NetScout Transaction; Completes Merger. Danaher Announces Intention to Separate Into Two Independent, Publicly Traded Companies. NetScout Receives U.S. Department of Justice Clearance For Acquisition of Danaher Communications Business.

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