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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Seeks Buyer For Struggling Medical Device Unit Cordis Corporation (JNJ); Deal Could Fetch Up To $2 Billion     8/29/2014
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Pops On Possibility Of Another Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Bid; Start Of New Cancer Trial     8/29/2014
Bayer AG (BAYZF), Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation, Perrigo Company (PRGO), And Sanofi (France) (SAN.PA) Linked To Omega Pharma NV (0OMEP.BR) Sale; Deal Could Cost More Than $5.3 Billion     8/29/2014
Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACHN) Hits One Year High After Rumors Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Might Buy It Out     8/28/2014
Tau Therapeutics, LLC And Xdynia Merge To Form Cavion     8/28/2014
Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Prefers To Grow On Its Own, Not Buy Others: CEO     8/27/2014
Facing Shareholder Demands, Allergan Inc. (AGN) Reluctantly Sets A Date For Special Meeting     8/27/2014
Roche (RHHBY) Pays $8.3 Billion For Bay Area's InterMune, Inc. (ITMN), Pledges To Keep Employees     8/26/2014
Disappointment Looms As Roche (RHHBY) Drops Plans To Bid For The Rest Of Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Japan)     8/26/2014
VIVUS, Inc. (VVUS) Snags A Group Of Topiramate Patents From Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)     8/26/2014
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Eyes Possible Actavis (ACT) Bid Whilst Weighing Next Steps Over AstraZeneca PLC (AZN)     8/22/2014
Allergan Inc. (AGN) Loses Battle To Make Shareholder Vote Moot On Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) Bid     8/22/2014
Mylan Inc. (MYL) Makes Second Round Of Bidding For GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Drug Portfolio     8/22/2014
Allergan Inc. (AGN) Approaches Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP) To Fend Off Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX)'s Hostile Bid     8/20/2014
Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CBST) Could Be An Acquisition Target For Needy Pfizer Inc. (PFE)     8/19/2014

Featured Stories
AbbVie (ABBV) Trod Cautiously In Inversion Takeover Bid To Woo Drug Maker Shire     7/25/2014
AbbVie (ABBV)'s Battle For Shire: Why This Time It's Different     7/8/2014
Commentary: BioSpace (DHX) Readers Sound Off On Big Pharma Takeovers     6/12/2014
Can Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Curb Its Appetite For Big Acquisitions?     6/11/2014
Pfizer Inc. (PFE)'s Bid For AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Shows That Big Pharma Is As Rotten As The Banks     5/13/2014
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Execs Claim AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Takeover Could Improve R&D     5/7/2014
Job Seekers Take Notice: Pharma Megamergers Could Be Back     4/30/2014
With Dermagraft Sale, Shire plc Jettisons Business Acquired 3 Years Ago     1/22/2014
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKDG.DE) Destroyed Shareholder Value More Than Any Drugmaker     5/20/2011
Should Drugmakers Sell "Non-Pharma" Businesses?     5/4/2011
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. (D4S.F) Yet to Gain from Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Buy     3/15/2011
Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK) Not Planning Big Acquisitions In 2011 - CEO     2/22/2011
Biotechs Like Genzyme Corporation (GENZ) Have Big Appeal For Drug Makers, Deals Indicate Move to Boost Product Portfolio     8/12/2010
Genzyme Corporation (GENZ) CEO Has $22M Conflict of Interest in Sanofi-Aventis (France) (SASY.PA) Buyout     8/10/2010
Datamonitor Report: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)'s Flu Vaccine Business May Represent A Good Deal For Acquisitive Drug Makers     7/13/2010
BioLegend Acquires The Antibody Products Business Unit From Covance Inc. (CVD)     9/2/2014
Luye Pharma Buys Majority Stake In Beijing Jialin For $599 Million     8/29/2014
Seragon Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing Of Its Acquisition By Genentech (RHHBY)     8/28/2014
Roper Industries Announces Two Medical Acquisitions     8/27/2014
DPx Holdings B.V. Reaches Definitive Agreement To Acquire Gallus Biopharmaceuticals, LLC     8/27/2014
Synexus Further Expands Its Global Footprint With An Acquisition In South Africa     8/27/2014
Cannabis Science Inc. In Final Negotiations To Acquire British Columbia Company That Has Submitted 'Marihuana For Medical Purposes' License Application To Health Canada     8/26/2014
Janssen Pharmaceutical Inc. Affiliate Cilag GmbH International Acquires Covagen AG     8/25/2014
Omnicell Closes Acquisition Of UK-Based Surgichem Limited And Updates 2014 Guidance     8/25/2014
China Biologic Products Pays $87 Million For Additional 20 Percent Stake In Subsidiary     8/25/2014
DrugDev Acquires Award-Winning Trialnetworks Platform, Launches Innovation Lab, Unveils Investigator Databank Website And Reaches $1 Billion In Global Site Payments In First Half Of 2014     8/21/2014
Pozen, Inc. (POZN) Announces U.S. Rights For TREXIMET® Have Been Acquired By Pernix Therapeutics, Inc. (PTX)     8/20/2014
Clinigen Group Further Strengthens Oncology Support Portfolio With Acquisition Of Ethyol® (Amifostine), From AstraZeneca PLC (AZN)     8/20/2014
Pharming Group (PHGUF.PK) Acquires New Product Leads Through The Acquisition Of Certain Assets Of TRM SASU For € 0.5 Million In Cash     8/19/2014
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP) Announces Early Termination Of HSR Waiting Period For Pending Transaction     8/19/2014

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