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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
Xenon Pharma Expands Ion Channel Neurology Pipeline With Acquisition Of New Potassium Channel Modulator For The Treatment Of Epilepsy 4/26/2017
UL Acquires Emergo Group; Expands Regulatory Services Footprint In Medical Device Industry 4/26/2017
Exact Imaging Release: Urology Of Virginia First U.S. Practice To Acquire Novel Exactvu Micro-Ultrasound System For Prostate Imaging And Biopsy 4/26/2017
Blitz F16-83 GmH To Launch Takeover Offer For Epigenomics AG 4/26/2017
Zai Lab Acquires China Rights To Novel Antibiotic From Paratek Pharma (PRTK) 4/25/2017
Rumor Mill: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Novartis AG (NVS) and Takeda (TKPYY) are All Making Googly Eyes at This Brazilian Drugmaker 4/25/2017
Germany's Fresenius Kabi AG Slams Down $4.3 Billion for Akorn (AKN) in U.S. Expansion 4/25/2017
Fasten Your Seatbelt: Biogen (BIIB) Preps for a Deal-Making Bonanza 4/25/2017
How This Iowa Biotech Could be a Perfect Match for M&A Hungry Gilead (GILD) 4/25/2017
Why Trump's Executive Order Could Rekindle M&A Feelings for Allergan (AGN), Pfizer (PFE) 4/25/2017
The Carle Health System Buys Four Carestream Health Digital Radiography Rooms To Improve Radiology Productivity, Image Quality 4/25/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) And Savara Announce Anticipated Merger Exchange Ratio 4/25/2017
BioTelemetry Issues Prospectus For Public Tender Offer To Acquire LifeWatch Corp 4/25/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Hires Bank of America (BAC) to Officially Review Alcon (ACL) Options 4/24/2017
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Snaps Up C.R. Bard in $24 Billion Deal 4/24/2017
5 Takeaways From Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)’s $24 Billion Acquisition Of C.R. Bard 4/24/2017
Sanofi (SNY)'s Top Scientist Plays Down Need For Pharma Deals 4/24/2017
Abbott (ABT) CEO Remains Optimistic on Alere (ALR) Buy 4/24/2017
Publication Of The Provisional Notice Of The End Result Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Tender Offer 4/24/2017
Denovo Biopharma Acquires Global Rights To Depression Drug Candidate 4/24/2017
PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) Completes Acquisition Of Emflaza For The Treatment Of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy In The U.S. 4/21/2017
Exec Reveals Sanofi (SNY) is Hunting for M&As to Boost Diabetes Biz 4/20/2017
Antengene Acquires East Asian Rights To Celgene (CELG) Cancer Candidate 4/20/2017
DePuy Synthes Acquires Tissue Regeneration Systems' 3D Printing Technologies To Treat Bone Defects 4/20/2017
Recordati Acquires Canadian Rights To CYSTADANE (Betaine Anhydrous For Oral Solution) 4/20/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) Announces Possible Adjournment Of Special Stockholders Meeting To Solicit Additional Votes For Merger With Savara 4/20/2017
Upsher-Smith Laboratories’ Generic Biz Gets Taken Out In $1.05 Billion Deal 4/20/2017
PLx Pharma Inc. And Dipexium (DPRX) Complete Merger 4/20/2017
How Biogen (BIIB) Lost Its Chance to Be the Hunter and Became the Hunted in Just a Few Months 4/19/2017
Ex-Dendreon (DNDN) CEO Returns to Biotech, Throws a Lifeline to Struggling Nivalis (NVLS) 4/19/2017
Omnicell (OMCL) Acquires InPharmics 4/19/2017
Spherix (SPEX) Announces Economic Interest Acquired In New Patent Portfolio 4/19/2017
Actis Portfolio Company MediS Group Announces The Acquisition Of Winthrop Pharma Senegal From Sanofi (SNY) 4/19/2017
IntegriChain Acquires PharmaMetrics, Expanding Analytics And Contract Management Platform For Pharmaceutical Managed Markets Teams 4/18/2017
It's Official: Cardinal Health (CAH) Pays $6.1 Billion for Three Medtronic (MDT) Businesses 4/18/2017
Chiltern International Ltd. Explores Sale Valued at $1.3 Billion 4/17/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) Reminds Stockholders To Vote For The Proposed Merger With Savara 4/17/2017
Saved! Struggling Halt Medical Agrees to be Acquired, Reorganizes Under Chapter 11 Bankruptcy 4/17/2017
Abbott (ABT) Seals Alere (ALR) Deal at Lower Price, Ending Legal Battle 4/14/2017
Nexvet Stock Skyrockets on $85 Million Takeover Offer from Zoetis (ZTS) 4/14/2017
EastGate Biotech's Recent Acquisition OMNI Surgery + Anti-Aging Centre Appoints Dr. Ishaan Sundar As Medical Director 4/14/2017
Glaukos Acquires IOP Sensor System From Dose Medical 4/14/2017
NantOmics Acquires Genos To Bolster Its Precision Medicine Platform 4/14/2017
Why These 3 Drugmakers Could Buy Incyte (INCY) 4/13/2017
For A German Medical Device Startup the Road to Being Acquired Went Through Houston 4/13/2017
Recordati Rare Diseases Release: Acquires North American Marketing Rights To CYSTADANE (Betaine Anhydrous For Oral Solution) 4/13/2017
China OK's ChemChina's $43 Billion Acquisition Of Switzerland's Syngenta AG (SYT) 4/13/2017
What Happens if Gilead (GILD) Went Bigger Than Incyte (INCY) and Made a Play for This Pharma Giant 4/12/2017
Easton Pharmaceuticals (OP: EAPH) Announces Finalization Of Agreement For The Acquisition Of Major Vaporizer and e-Liquids Manufacturer iBliss Inc; Annual Sales Projected To Once Again Reach $15,000,000 With Healthy Profit Margins in Excess of 40% 4/12/2017
SYGNIS Successfully Completes Integration Of Recently Acquired C.B.S. Scientific Company 4/11/2017
Anju Software Enhances Offering To Life Science Vertical Through Acquisition Of OpenQ 4/11/2017
Torrent Pharma to Acquire Clutch of Generics From Novartis AG (NVS) 4/11/2017
GE Healthcare Acquires Asymptote For Complete, Digitally-Enabled Cryogenic Cold Chain Technology Supporting Safe Manufacture And Delivery Of Cellular Therapies 4/11/2017
Finally! STADA Arzneimittel (STAGn.DE) Accepts $5.6 Billion Takeover Offer From Bain, Cinven 4/10/2017
Teva (TEVA) Contemplating Sale Of Women's Health Unit For Debt Relief 4/10/2017
U.S. Generic Drugmaker Akorn (AKN) Surges On Reports Fresenius SE Is Interested 4/10/2017
BioTelemetry Launches a Tender Offer to Acquire LifeWatch Corp 4/10/2017
kathy ireland Worldwide And NuGene International Renew And Expand Their Relationship 4/10/2017
Codman Neuro Announces Acquisition Of Neuravi To Accelerate Innovation In Acute Ischemic Stroke Therapy 4/10/2017
Cannabis Science's Acquisition Raises More Questions Than Answers 4/7/2017
Biotest AG Agrees to 1.3 Billion Euro Takeover Deal With China's Creat 4/7/2017
i2b2 Foundation And Transmart Foundation Announce Intent To Merge 4/7/2017
ProMetic Life Sci (PFSCF.PK) Receives $9.5 Million Purchase Order From Multinational Client 4/7/2017
Why Medtronic (MDT) Sans Its Medical Supplies Biz Means RIP Widget Maker 4/7/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Rumored to be Shopping Around Its Cepia Unit, Deal Could Bring in 1 Billion Euros 4/7/2017
Beijing's Crete Pays $1.3 Billion For Biotest, A German Plasma Company 4/7/2017
VWR Acquires MESM Ltd. 4/7/2017
Cardinal Health (CAH) Inches Closer to $6 Billion Deal for Medtronic (MDT)'s Medical Supplies Biz 4/6/2017
Bay Area's Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) Jumps Amid Takeover Rumors 4/6/2017
Imprimis (immy) Acquires Exclusive License To Patented Ophthalmic Formulation For Dry Eye Disease 4/6/2017
Merrimack (MACK) Declares $140M Special Dividend In Connection With Recently Completed Asset Sale 4/6/2017
Fresenius Medical Care (FMS) Completes Acquisition Of A 70% Equity Interest In Kunming Wuhua Healthcare Hospital Co. Ltd. 4/6/2017
Tenax Therapeutics (TENX) CEO Steps Down, Company to Review Strategic Alternatives 4/6/2017
Astellas (ALPMY) Takes Out Belgium Biotech in Deal Worth $853 Million 4/5/2017
Acquisition Of Syngenta AG (SYT) By ChemChina Approved By EU Competition Authority 4/5/2017
Innocoll (INNL) Surges After $209 Million Buyout Deal 4/5/2017
CBIS Subsidiary, Cannabis Science Europe Gmbh, Acquires Majority Shares Of German Bio Med Gmbh Jinvator To Facilitate European Expansions, New Products, And Additional Clinical Studies 4/5/2017
Fosun International Ltd. Says Its M&A/Operating Strategy Designed To Meet Next-Gen Business World 4/5/2017
AIT Therapeutics Raises Gross Proceeds Of $10.9 Million And Completes Reverse Merger 4/5/2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Who? Why Pfizer (PFE) Could be Making Googly Eyes at This Michigan Biotech Instead 4/4/2017
KEDPlasma Continues To Advance Long-Range Growth Plan; Acquires Additional Plasma Collection Centers In Florida, North Carolina 4/4/2017
McKesson (MCK) Completes Acquisition Of CoverMyMeds 4/4/2017
Dynatronics Corporation (DYNT) Acquisition Of Hausmann Industries 4/4/2017
NewLink Genetics (NLNK) Emerges As Biotech's Newest Immuno-Oncology Takeover Target 4/4/2017
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Completes Acquisition Of Caesarea Medical Electronics 4/4/2017
Teleflex Inc. (TFX) Completes Acquisition Of Pyng Medical Corp. (PYNGF) 4/4/2017
3 Biotechs That Could be Taken Out This Quarter 4/3/2017
New Boston Scientific (BSX) Acquisition Raises Question: Will The Lotus (Valve) Ever Blossom? 4/3/2017
Syneron Candela Rockets After $397 Million Buyout Deal With Apax Partners 4/3/2017
Menarini-Silicon Biosystems Completes Acquisition Of CELLSEARCH Assets 4/3/2017
Why Boston Scientific (BSX) Could be Eyeing This Canadian Mitral Valve Maker 4/3/2017
Cantel Medical (CMN) Completes Acquisition Of Select Endoscopy Assets From CR Kennedy In Australia 4/3/2017
SCA's Acquisition Of BSN Medical GmbH Now Closed 4/3/2017
Aytu BioScience Announces Divestiture Of Primsol To Allegis Holdings 4/3/2017
SFW Capital Partners Completes Sale Of Essen BioScience To Sartorius For $320 Million 4/3/2017
Sartorius Acquires Software Company Umetrics And Closes The Acquisition Of Essen BioScience 4/3/2017
Ipsen (IPN.PA) Completes Acquisition Of ONIVYDE (Irinotecan Liposome Injection) And Additional Oncology Assets From Merrimack (MACK) 4/3/2017
MedPlast Completes Acquisition 4/3/2017
Merrimack (MACK) Launches As New, Refocused Research & Clinical Development Company With Resources To Advance Prioritized Lead Pipeline Candidates MM-121, MM-141 And MM-310 4/3/2017
Sucampo (SCMP) Pays $200 Million Upfront for Rare Disease Biotech Vtesse 4/3/2017
Espero Pharma And Armetheon To Merge And Create A Premier Cardiovascular Focused Biopharmaceutical Company 3/31/2017
How Boston Scientific (BSX)'s $435 Million Deal is a Threat to Rivals Medtronic (MDT), Edwards Lifesciences (EW) 3/31/2017
Merrimack (MACK) Stockholders Approve Sale Of ONIVYDE And Generic Version Of DOXIL To Ipsen (IPN.PA) For Up To $1.025 Billion 3/31/2017
Jaguar Animal Health And Napo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Enter Definitive Merger Agreement 3/31/2017
Rising India Inc. Executes Definitive Merger Agreement With Rising BioSciences, Inc. 3/31/2017
Celgene (CELG) Stocks Up on More Juno (JUNO) Stock After Failed Flagship Drug Trial 3/30/2017
Mylan (MYL) Completes Acquisition Of Cold-EEZE Brand 3/30/2017
Boston Scientific (BSX) Slams Down $435 Million Cash for Swiss Medtech Symetis 3/30/2017
While 3-Way Bids Go On, STADA Arzneimittel (STAGn.DE) CEO's Car is Bugged, Received Photos of Himself in Personal or Private Biz Situations 3/29/2017
Never Say Never: Why Taking Out Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Could Boost Pfizer (PFE)'s Value by $5 Billion 3/29/2017
Protext Mobility Announces Acquisition Of Cannabis Science 3/29/2017
Siemens (SI) Has No Plans to Sell Down Healthineers Stake 3/29/2017
ConvaTec Investors Rake In $1.2 Billion Via Stake Sale 3/29/2017
Spiral Therapeutics Acquires An Exclusive Option To Develop Two Neuroprotective Agents For The Treatment Of Inner Ear Disorders 3/29/2017
Genstar Capital L.P. Announces Acquisition Of Bracket 3/28/2017
Perrigo (PRGO) Completes Divestiture Of Tysabri Royalty Stream For Up To $2.85 Billion 3/28/2017
NuTech to Beef Up Headcount After Being Acquired By Organogenesis 3/28/2017
Rumor Alert: Sanofi (SNY) Close to Scooping Up This Massachusetts Biotech in $1 Billion+ Deal 3/27/2017
Dow Chemical  (DOW) And DuPont (DD) Receive Conditional Approval From European Commission For Proposed Merger Of Equals 3/27/2017
Sanderling Ventures Announces The Acquisition Of Torax Medical By Ethicon (JNJ) 3/27/2017
TaiGen Biotechnology And HEC Pharmaceutical Executed Equity Purchase Agreement For Their HCV Joint Venture 3/27/2017
Why Merck & Co. (MRK)'s $95 Million Bet on cCAM Biotherapeutics in 2015 Did Not Pay Off 3/24/2017
Sihuan Pharmaceutical Acquires Ambest Pharma China For $160 Million 3/24/2017
ShangPharma Plans To Merge CRO/CMO Operations With Public Entity 3/24/2017
Why Struggling Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Could Take Out This Danish Biotech in Major €500M Deal 3/23/2017
BioLineRx Announces Acquisition Of Agalimmune Limited To Accelerate Expansion Of Immuno-Oncology Pipeline 3/23/2017
Ethicon (JNJ) Announces Completion Of Acquisition Of Torax Medical 3/23/2017
Sonoma Pharma (OCLS) Receives Final $1.5 Million Payment From Sale Of Latin America Business To Invekra S.A.P.I. De C.V. 3/23/2017
Merck Animal Health Completes Acquisition Of Vallée S.A. 3/23/2017
Reverse Merger With DARÉ Bioscience Gives Cerulean (CERU) Execs a Parting Gift—Bonuses 3/23/2017
Hologic (HOLX) Completes Acquisition Of Cynosure (CYNO) 3/22/2017
VWR, Inc. Acquires EPL Archives, Inc. 3/22/2017
PetLife Pharma Supersedes Expectations For The Acquisition Of Dr. Geoff’s Real Food For Pets 3/21/2017
Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANPI) Completes Sale To Investor Syndicate Led By Vivo Capital And ZQ Capital 3/21/2017
For Sale: Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Plans to License Hot New Opioid Drug 3/21/2017
Cerulean (CERU) to Slash More Than Half of Its Remaining Staff, Merge With SoCal Biotech 3/21/2017
Crippled Bay Area Pharma Threshold (THLD) Rockets on Reverse Merger Deal With Molecular Templates 3/20/2017
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Completes Sale Of Its Intrathecal Therapy Business To Piramal Enterprises Limited For Approximately $203 Million 3/20/2017
How 3 Laid Off Employees Turned Pfizer (PFE)'s Discarded Compounds Into Novartis AG (NVS) Gold 3/17/2017
PharMerica Acquires CareMed Specialty Pharmacy 3/17/2017
Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. Signs Agreement To Purchase From Caladrius Biosciences (CLBS) The Remaining 80.1% Interest In PCT For $75 Million 3/17/2017
Innocoll (INNL) Announces Statement Re: Possible Offer 3/17/2017
PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) Buys Marathon Pharma's Controversial $89,000-Per-Year DMD Drug for $190 Million 3/16/2017
Elanix (ELN) Acquires Third Cell Based Bioactive Cream Formulation With Potential To Alleviate A Significant Chronic Dermatological Condition 3/16/2017
Cardinal Health (CAH), Others Line Up for Medtronic (MDT)'s Medical Supplies Biz 3/16/2017
Flexpoint Sensor Systems Inc. Receives Purchase Order From CaptoGlove For Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality Glove-Based Systems 3/15/2017
Why Pfizer (PFE) Will Not Make Another Mega M&A Deal Anytime Soon 3/15/2017
What a Gilead (GILD)-Incyte (INCY) Marriage Would Look Like 3/15/2017
Rumors Surface M&A-Desperate Gilead (GILD) is Nearing a Deal to Buy Incyte (INCY) 3/15/2017
3 Reasons Why Gilead (GILD) Will Buy Incyte (INCY)—and 1 Reason Why It Won't 3/15/2017
Why an Acquisition of This CAR-T Biotech Makes Sense 3/14/2017
3 M&A Scenarios For Gilead (GILD) 3/14/2017
EastGate Biotech Acquires A Private Surgery Centre, Omni Surgery + Anti-Aging Centre 3/14/2017
Bay Area's Galena Biopharma  (GALE) Exploring Strategic Alternatives Just One Month After CEO Steps Down 3/13/2017
Week In Review: Fosun Pharma Eyeing $4 Billion Bid For Germany's STADA Pharmaceuticals 3/13/2017
Duchesnay Expands Its Women's Health Product Portfolio With Acquisition Of Osphena From Shionogi 3/13/2017
This Bay Area Biotech is Being Wooed by Drug Giant Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) 3/10/2017
Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK) in Deep Talks to Sell Biosimilars Unit 3/10/2017
Fosun Pharma May Enter $4 Billion Bidding War For Germany's STADA Arzneimittel (STAGn.DE) 3/10/2017
BioreclamationIVT Acquires TransCell Science 3/9/2017
Apricus Biosciences (APRI) Announces Sale Of Ex-U.S. Vitaros Assets And Rights To Ferring Pharma 3/9/2017
Laborie Medical Technologies Acquires Andromeda 3/9/2017
Amring Pharma Acquired Six ANDAs 3/9/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Looking to Slap 'For Sale' Sign on Its European Generic Drug Biz, Deal Could Bring in $2.1 Billion 3/8/2017
Heat Biologics Snaps Up Texas' Pelican Therapeutics in Cash and Stock Deal 3/8/2017
5 Things Biogen (BIIB)'s CEO Just Said That You Don't Want To Miss 3/8/2017
CROS NT Acquires Clinical Division Of PM Clinical To Expand Service Offering 3/8/2017
8 Biotechs That Could Be Taken Out Soon 3/7/2017
Why One Key Analyst Believes That Valeant (VRX) Is Kicking the Can In Its Restructuring Deal 3/7/2017
Kasten Completes Merger With Dakota Life Sciences 3/7/2017
Vertex (VRTX) Inks Deal Worth $250 Million for Concert Pharma (CNCE)'s Cystic Fibrosis Drug 3/6/2017
Rumor Alert: Novartis AG (NVS) In Talks to Buy NASH Biotech GENFIT (ALGFT) 3/6/2017
Danaher (DHR) to Buy Israel's AVT for $100 Million 3/6/2017
Short Sellers Load Up on Pfizer (PFE) After Buyout Rumors 3/6/2017
Lupin (LUPN.BO) Rumored to be In Talks for Sanofi (SNY)'s Inhaler Brand 3/6/2017
Navidea (NAVB) Completes Sale Of North American Rights Of Lymphoseek To Cardinal Health (CAH) 3/6/2017
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Acquires Core Informatics, Provider Of Leading Cloud-Based Scientific Data Platforms 3/6/2017
DXE Medical Acquires Cardio Partner Resources, Expands Cardiac Care Services Offering 3/6/2017
Sartorius Pays $320 Million Cash to Take Out Essen BioScience 3/3/2017
Otsuka Pharma Plunks Down $250 Million for Cambridge Biotech Neurovance for Late-Stage Ready ADHD Drug 3/3/2017
Alcami Invests In Bruker's D8 DISCOVER HTS System For High-Throughput X-Ray Diffraction Screening In Pharmaceutical Formulation Development 3/3/2017
Alere (ALR)'s Bad News Tests The Limits Of Everyone's Patience 3/3/2017
Halyard Health: Transformation Into a Medical Device Company Increases Takeover Odds 3/3/2017
Mentor Capital Acquires $1.0 Million Of GW Pharma (GWPH) 3/3/2017
Valeant (VRX) Completes Sale Of CeraVe, AcneFree And AMBI Skincare Brands To L'Oréal 3/3/2017
Hygieia Completes Acquisition Of Global Food Safety Diagnostics Business From DuPont (DD) 3/1/2017
Eli Lilly (LLY) Completes Acquisition Of CoLucid Pharma (CLCD) 3/1/2017
Genesis Biotechnology Group Expands Preclinical Contract Research Portfolio By Acquiring PharmOptima 3/1/2017
Bayer (BAY) Cuts Stake in Covestro to Raise Cash for Monsanto (MON), Unloads $1.5 Billion Shares 3/1/2017
Pharmaron LLC Acquires U.S. Phase I/II Clinical CRO From Shin Nippon Biomedical Laboratories 3/1/2017
The 5 Drug Giants That Could Snap Up a Struggling Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) 3/1/2017
PetLife Pharma Signs Letter Of Intent To Acquire Healthy Life Pets Brand 2/28/2017
Gilead (GILD): Buy The HIV Franchise And Get The Rest For Almost Free 2/28/2017
Pharmaron LLC Acquires Majority Stake In SNBL Clinical Pharmacology Center 2/28/2017
Amarantus BioSciences Enters Into A Letter Of Intent To Acquire Certain Biotechnology Assets From SeD BioMedical Inc. 2/28/2017
Is Anyone Really Shopping For Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY)? 2/27/2017
Buyers Remorse: Merck & Co. (MRK) Takes $2.9 Billion Charge on Hepatitis C Drug Inherited From $3.9 Billion Idenix (IDIX) Buy 2/27/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Closes $4.3 Billion Buyout of Abbott Medical Optics 2/27/2017
Lawsuit Stalls Sale of Novartis AG (NVS)'s New York Campus 2/27/2017
Xynomic Pharma Has Acquired Worldwide Rights Of Abexinostat 2/24/2017