Roche (RHHBY) Ready to Walk Away From $6.8 Billion Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) Bid  
4/18/2012 8:44:35 AM

(Reuters) - Roche might be better off dropping its $6.80 billion bid for genomics specialist Illumina and coming back a year later, as its legacy of paying up after protracted takeovers has damaged its bargaining power, some bankers believe.