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Leica Biosystems plans R&D expansion in area

Leica Biosystems, which quietly moved into the Boston area last fall, is gearing up for significant hiring, the company says.

“We’re putting in the foundations for quite a big team,” said Victoria Reid, research and development leader of Leica Biosystems in the United Kingdom. “We do plan to expand. I can’t really say to what size.”

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