Invitrogen Corporation (IVGN) Acquires Quantum Dot Corporation And BioPixels, Also Closes Acquisition Of BioSource International, Inc. (BIOI) 
10/19/2005 5:13:18 PM

CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 6, 2005--Invitrogen Corporation (Nasdaq:IVGN), a leading life science company providing innovative technologies to support disease research, announced the acquisitions of Quantum Dot Corporation and the BioPixels(R) business unit of BioCrystal, Ltd. and the early closing of the Biosource International, Inc. (Nasdaq:BIOI) acquisition.