Beckman Coulter Buys Business From Dako

Fullerton-based Beckman Coulter, a developer of scientific instruments, said Monday that it has acquired the research flow cytometry instrumentation business of Dako A/S. Denmark-based Dako develops products for the cancer diagnostics industry. Financial terms were not disclosed. Beckman Coulter said the transaction would provide it with a more comprehensive range of research solutions for its customers. Dako's Fort Collins, Colorado-based business employs nearly 200.