German group Siemens Healthineers AG is in superior talks to purchase Varian Medical Systems Inc, a maker of devices and software program program for treating most cancers, in a deal which will well worth the medical machine maker at about $15 billion (11.5 billion kilos), Bloomberg News reported late on Saturday.
The deal might very effectively be launched inside the coming days, the report added, citing sources.
The talks might nonetheless collapse, in accordance with Bloomberg.
Both firms did not immediately reply to a request for comment.
Varian, based in Palo Alto, California, is targeting creating and delivering progressive most cancers cures and has 10,000 employees. In 2019, it reported complete earnings of $3.2 billion.