September 18, 2019 - Assignment

CellaVision to acquire RAL Diagnostics

CellaVision AB (publ) has signed an agreement to acquire the French company RAL Diagnostics (RAL).

RAL manufactures sample preparation products in hematology, pathology, cytology and microbiology. The company's reagents help to identify cell and tissue morphology, parasites and bacteria that are necessary to diagnose many illnesses.

CellaVision is an innovative, global medical technology company that develops and sells leading systems for routine analysis of blood and other body fluids in health care services. CellaVision's head office is located in Lund and the company has a direct presence in more than 30 countries. CellaVision's share is listed on Nasdaq, Stockholm.

CellaVision was advised by Mannheimer Swartling in the transaction.