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BGI-Shenzhen Extends Tender Offer for Complete Genomics, Inc.

Published: Monday, January 07, 2013
Last Updated: Monday, January 07, 2013
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BGI-Shenzhen announced that it has extended its all cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Complete Genomics, Inc.

Except for the extension of the Offer expiration date, all other terms and conditions of the Offer remain unchanged.  The Depositary for the Offer has indicated that, as of the close of business on December 28, 2012, approximately 17,822,265 shares, or approximately 50%, of common stock of Complete have been validly tendered in and not withdrawn from the Offer, including shares of common stock of Complete subject to guaranteed delivery procedures.

BGI's financial advisor is Citi, and its legal counsel is O'Melveny & Myers LLP. Complete's financial adviser is Jefferies & Company, and its legal counsel is Latham & Watkins LLP.

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