Sterigenics to buy isotope supplier Nordion for $727 mln

Fri Mar 28, 2014 5:17pm EDT
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March 28 (Reuters) - Sterilization services provider Sterigenics will buy Canadian medical isotopes supplier Nordion Inc for $727 million.

The offer of $11.75 per share represents a 12 percent premium to Nordion's closing price on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, the companies said. (Reporting By Sneha Banerjee in Bangalore; Editing by Don Sebastian)