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Douglas Scientific, LLC

Piper Sandler served as exclusive financial advisor to Douglas Scientific, LLC on its sale to LGC, a portfolio company of KKR.

Client Description

Douglas Scientific develops, manufactures and markets an innovative automation platform for genomic analysis in applied and diagnostic markets. At the core of Douglas Scientific is the patented and disruptive Array Tape® consumable which exponentially increases throughput while significantly reducing reagent and operational costs to affect the lowest cost‐per‐data point for laboratories that perform molecular analysis.

Counterparty Description

LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets. LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation.