BioSpace.com

Biotech and Pharmaceutical
News & Jobs
Search the Site
 
   
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Channel Medical Device and Diagnostics Channel Clinical Research Channel BioSpace Collaborative    Job Seekers:  Register | Login          Employers:  Register | Login  

NEWSLETTERS
Free Newsletters
Archive
My Subscriptions

NEWS
News by Subject
News by Disease
News by Date
PLoS
Search News
Post Your News
JoVE

CAREER NETWORK
Job Seeker Login
Most Recent Jobs
Browse Biotech Jobs
Search Jobs
Post Resume
Career Fairs
Career Resources
For Employers

HOTBEDS
Regional News
US & Canada
  Biotech Bay
  Biotech Beach
  Genetown
  Pharm Country
  BioCapital
  BioMidwest
  Bio NC
  BioForest
  Southern Pharm
  BioCanada East
  US Device
Europe
Asia

DIVERSITY

INVESTOR
Market Summary
News
IPOs

PROFILES
Company Profiles

START UPS
Companies
Events

INTELLIGENCE
Research Store

INDUSTRY EVENTS
Biotech Events
Post an Event
RESOURCES
Real Estate
Business Opportunities

 News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
eNewsletter Signup
Miles
Km80.5

   

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) New CEO's Takeover Watch Spans Edwards Lifesciences (EW)'S to St. Jude Medical (STJ): Real M&A


5/1/2012 8:14:08 AM

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)’s pursuit of growth through acquisitions could put companies from Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (EW) to St. Jude Medical Inc. on its wish list. A year after J&J announced the biggest acquisition in its 126-year history, newly appointed Chief Executive Officer Alex Gorsky is now looking to takeovers to bolster the medical-device unit with products such as heart valves, according to an interview last week with Bloomberg News. J&J’s own cardiovascular sales have fallen for five straight years, the only business in its medical device division to shrink.

Read at Bloomberg

Bloomberg
   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES