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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
Rumor Has Terumo Eyeing Abbott (ABT)'s Cardio Biz 9/30/2016
Serial Biotech Bestie Celgene (CELG) Takes Out Swiss Biotech EngMab for $600 Million 9/30/2016
Gilead (GILD) Can’t Buy Belgium’s Galapagos (GLPG.BR)—Yet 9/29/2016
Sino Lite Announces Acquisition Of Light Instruments Ltd. 9/29/2016
Charles River  (CRL) Acquires Agilux Laboratories 9/29/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Completes Acquisition Of Medivation (MDVN) 9/28/2016
Edison Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Publishes SYGNIS Research Update And Sees Expedeon Acquisition As Solid Basis For Future Growth 9/28/2016
New Setback Increases Sanofi (SNY)'s Hunger for a M&A 9/27/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Takes Out EndoChoice in $210 Million Deal 9/27/2016
Cantel Medical (CMN) Expands Its Direct Sales Operations In Canada Through The Acquisition Of Its Endoscopy Assets From Vantage Endoscopy 9/27/2016
Speculation Mounts Over an Allergan (AGN)-Gilead (GILD) Mega Deal 9/26/2016
Cambrex Corporation (CBM) To Acquire PharmaCore, To Expand Clinical Stage API Capabilities 9/26/2016
Natus Medical (BABY) Slams Down $145 Million for GN Otometrics 9/26/2016
Pharmaron LLC And Merck Sharp & Dohme (MRK) Agree Deal To Acquire MSD’s UK Hoddesdon Site 9/26/2016
Nolato AB ( NOLA-B.ST): Acquisition Conference Call Today At 3.30 PM CET 9/26/2016
PAREXEL (PRXL) Announces Execution Of Definitive Agreement To Acquire Execupharm 9/26/2016
Cerecor Inc. Announces Acquisition Of TARP-G8-AMPA Receptor Antagonist (CERC-611) From Eli Lilly (LLY) 9/26/2016
This Little Biotech Could be a New Acquisition Target for Allergan (AGN) and Biogen (BIIB) 9/23/2016
Valeant (VRX) Slaps 'For Sale' Sign on iNova Pharma, Deal Could Bring in $1 Billion+ 9/23/2016
Clovis Oncology (CLVS) (Once Again) Becomes a Takeover Topic, But Some Wonder Whether It's All Hype 9/23/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Announces Expiration Of HSR Waiting Period For Proposed Acquisition of Medivation (MDVN) 9/23/2016
Panther Biotechnology Announces Entry Into Letter Of Intent To Acquire Brown Technical Media Corp. 9/23/2016
4 Biotechs Gilead (GILD) Could Be Targeting After Losing Medivation (MDVN) 9/22/2016
Bayer (BAY)’s Dermatology Unit Sale Said to Attract Teva (TEVA) and Perrigo (PRGO) 9/22/2016
Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BSPM) Signs A Letter Of Intent To Acquire Xianyang Yongsheng Health Products Co., Ltd. 9/22/2016
Biotech Mergers Seen As Threat To U.S. Farmers 9/22/2016
Allergan (AGN)'s NASH Spree Continues With $50 Million+ Buyout of San Diego's Akarna Therapeutics 9/21/2016
Struggling Eleven Bio (EBIO) Scoops Up Canadian Biotech, CEO Steps Down 9/21/2016
Takeda (TKPYY)'s Biotech M&A Menu Is Long, Complex 9/21/2016
NCI Japan Purchases ViewRay MRIdian System 9/21/2016
Forbion’s Portfolio Company Akarna Therapeutics Acquired By Allergan (AGN) 9/21/2016
Akarna Therapeutics Acquired By Allergan (AGN) 9/21/2016
Hamilton Thorne, Inc. Provides Supplemental Information Regarding Embryotech Laboratories, Inc. Acquisition 9/21/2016
Continuing Its String of Deals, Allergan (AGN) Buys Bay Area’s Tobira (TBRA) for $1.695 Billion 9/21/2016
How Abbott (ABT)'s Eye Deal With Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Isn't About Alere (ALR) 9/20/2016
Bayer (BAY) Considers Dropping Monsanto (MON) Name to Avoid 'Sullying Its Reputation' 9/20/2016
Instrumentation Laboratory Company Acquires CA Casyso AG, Including Tem Subsidiaries And ROTEM Testing Systems 9/20/2016
SynCardia Acquired By Versa Capital Management 9/20/2016
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Completes Acquisition Of FEI Company 9/20/2016
M&A Bonanza Continues as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Pays $4.325 Billion for Abbott (ABT)'s Eye Surgery Biz 9/19/2016
4 Precious Cannabis-Based Biotechs are Potential Takeover Targets 9/19/2016
Pfizer (PFE) May No Longer Need to Split Post-Medivation (MDVN) 9/19/2016
ICON Completes The Acquisition Of Clinical Research Management, Inc. 9/19/2016
Bayer (BAY)-Monsanto (MON) Merger Encompasses $3.25 Billion Of Projects, An Industrial Info News Alert 9/16/2016
Hamilton Thorne, Inc. Announces The Acquisition Of Embryotech Laboratories, Inc. 9/16/2016
Dechra: Australian Acquisition-Apex Laboratories For A$55 Million 9/16/2016
What's PARP? Meet Two of Biotech's Newest M&A Targets: Tesaro (TSRO) and Clovis Oncology (CLVS) 9/16/2016
Bay Area Depomed (DEPO) Rumored to be Putting Itself Up for Sale (Once Again) 9/16/2016
3 Recent Buyouts in Medtech's Ortho Space 9/16/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Says Anything is Possible in Regards to Selling Its Struggling Alcon (ACL) Biz 9/16/2016
Hungry Like a Wolf, Takeda (TKPYY) Sets Aside $15 Billion Cash for U.S. Acquisitions 9/16/2016
Billionaire Stays Bullish On Pharma As His Merger Strategy Hits The Skids 9/16/2016
Could There be a Marriage Between Valeant (VRX) and Allergan (AGN)? 9/15/2016
Bayer (BAY), Monsanto (MON) Give No Clues on How the $66 Billion Merge Will Impact RTP Jobs 9/15/2016
Spending Spree Continues as Allergan (AGN) Pays $639 Million for Vitae Pharma (VTAE) 9/15/2016
Elbit Imaging Ltd. (EMITF) Announces Its Subsidiary, Plaza Centers, Has Completed The Sale Of Riga Plaza For €93.4 Million 9/15/2016
Heroin, Nazis, And Agent Orange: Inside The $66 Billion Merger Of The Year 9/15/2016
Zimmer Biomet Adds 3D Range-Of-Motion Simulation Capability With Strategic Acquisition Of Clinical Graphics 9/15/2016
Why Gilead (GILD) Should Think About Wooing Massachusetts' Tesaro (TSRO) 9/15/2016
Homology Medicines Acquires License To Novel AAV Technology To Develop Treatments For Central Nervous System Disorders 9/15/2016
The 3 Most-Coveted Cancer Acquisition Targets Post-Medivation (MDVN) 9/14/2016
Never Say Never: Why Gilead (GILD) Could be a Takeover Target 9/14/2016
Venaxis (APPY) Announces Acquisition Of BiOptix 9/14/2016
Stryker (SYK) Scoops Up Instratek for Undisclosed Amount 9/14/2016
CEN Biotech Announces Acquisition Of Cold Light LED Technology 9/14/2016
IMS Health Announces Pricing On Upsized Offering Of Senior Notes In Connection With Quintiles (Q) IMS Merger 9/14/2016
Dresner Partners Collaborated With Arcano On The Recent Sale Of IGENOMIX 9/14/2016
Another One Bites the Dust... Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Takes Out Bay Area's Raptor (RPTP) in $800 Million Deal 9/14/2016
How Sweet It is as Bayer (BAY) Finally Clinches Monsanto (MON) With $66 Billion Deal 9/14/2016
Caprion (CAPR) Acquires The Immune Monitoring Laboratory From ImmuneHealth 9/13/2016
Lonza Group (LZAGY.PK) Completes Acquisition Of InterHealth Nutraceuticals 9/13/2016
Ember Therapeutics Acquires Dermasilk Brands 9/13/2016
Catalent (CTLT) To Acquire Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc., Adding Expanded Drug Development Services And Spray Drying Technology 9/13/2016
Gerresheimer To Sell Life Science Research Business 9/12/2016
SQI Diagnostics Sells Second Aqidlite-DH System To Diagnostics Segment Customer 9/12/2016
IMS Health Announces Offering Of Senior Notes In Connection With Quintiles (Q) IMS Merger 9/12/2016
Activist Investor Calls on Perrigo (PRGO) to Explore Sale of Prescription Pharma Biz, Refocus on Core Business 9/12/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Sells Anesthetics to Aspen Pharmacare for Up to $370 Million 9/12/2016
ZRG Partners Expands Life Sciences Practice With The Acquisition Of McLean Consulting 9/12/2016
Apollo Endosurgery And Lpath (LPTN) to Merge 9/9/2016
GW Pharma (GWPH) Stock Pops on Buyout Chatter 9/8/2016
Valeant (VRX) CEO Says He'll Never Say Never to Selling Core Assets Like Bausch & Lomb 9/8/2016
Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Acquires Distributor In Poland 9/8/2016
Deflated Tokai Pharma (TKAI) to Review Strategic Alternatives, Including Possible Sale 9/8/2016
Bayer (BAY) to Explore Sale of $1.1 Billion Dermatology Business 9/8/2016
Is 180 Medical Even Buyout Worthy? 9/7/2016
Investors Wait Patiently for Gilead (GILD) and Its CEO to Make a M&A for Growth and to Get Out of Share Slump 9/7/2016
Certara Corporation Acquires d3 Medicine 9/7/2016
In2Bones USA Completes Merger To Form i2b Global 9/7/2016
Thompson Street Capital Partners And Its Portfolio Company, Microbiology Research Associates, Form A New Partnership Through An Acquisition Of Accuratus Lab Services 9/7/2016
AVISTA Pharma Unloads Minnesota Facility 9/7/2016
Bruker Corporation Signs Agreement To Acquire Oncovision's Preclinical PET Imaging Business 9/7/2016
Aralez Acquires United States And Canadian Rights To ZONTIVITY From Merck & Co. (MRK) 9/7/2016
LabCorp (LH) Successfully Completes Acquisition Of Sequenom (SQNM) 9/7/2016
China-Owned iHealth Pays $106 Million For eDevice Of France 9/7/2016
Allergan (AGN) Bags Assets of RetroSense Therapeutics in $60 Million Upfront Deal 9/6/2016
GE Corporation (GE) Makes $685 Million Bid for Swedish 3D Printer Firm Arcam 9/6/2016
Southern Research Acquires Houston-Based Aerospace Firm Curved Skies 9/6/2016
AGC Acquires A Leading German Biopharmaceutical CMO 9/6/2016
PPD (PPDI) Completes Evidera Acquisition, Establishes Global Leader in Real-World Research 9/6/2016
Cardinal Health (CAH) Pays $310 Million for Struggling Navidea (NAVB)'s Lymphoseek 9/6/2016
Avara Acquires AstraZeneca UK Manufacturing Facility 9/6/2016
Danaher (DHR) Coughs Up About $4 Billion for Diagnostics Maker Cepheid (CPHD) 9/6/2016
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Completes Acquisition Of Assurex Health 9/2/2016
Globus Medical (GMED) Completes Acquisition of Alphatec Holdings’ International Business 9/2/2016
BALT International Acquires Blockade Medical 9/2/2016
SEC Docs Say Pfizer (PFE) Beat Out 4 Companies to Buy Medivation (MDVN) 9/1/2016
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Completes Acquisition Of Stratatech Corporation, A Regenerative Medicine Company Focused On Proprietary Therapeutic Human Skin Substitute Products 9/1/2016
Alere (ALR) Lawsuit Accuses Abbott (ABT) of 'Buyer's Remorse' in Proposed Merger 9/1/2016
Nestle SA to Buy British Medtech Phagenesis in Stages 9/1/2016
Henry Ford To Acquire ViewRay MRIdian Linac Research System 9/1/2016
Amgen (AMGN) Obtains Global Development And Commercial Rights From Boehringer Ingelheim For Investigational BiTE Immuno-Oncology Drug For Multiple Myeloma 9/1/2016
Crescita Therapeutics Announces Acquisition Of INTEGA Skin Sciences 9/1/2016
Beijing's Berry Genomics To Be Acquired By China Auto Parts Company 9/1/2016
Stryker (SYK)'s Endoscopy Division Acquires Ivy Sports Medicine 9/1/2016
Massachusetts' Sunovion Swallows Up Cynapsus (CYNA) in $624 Million Deal, Gains Experimental Parkinson's Drug 9/1/2016
CSafe Global Announces Expanded European Cold Chain Solution Manufacturing With The Acquisition Of Kalibox 8/31/2016
Nortek Announces Shares Successfully Tendered To Melrose Industries Plc And Subsequent Closing Of Acquisition 8/31/2016
3 Potential Juicy Biotech Acquisition Targets 8/31/2016
Medical Device Maker Tecomet Goes Up on the Block, Sale Could Bring in $1 Billion+ 8/31/2016
BioPharm Executive: A Look at Who's Next In the Life Sci M&A Boom 8/31/2016
Caisson Biotech, LLC Seeks Buyer For Heptune Drug-Delivery Platform 8/31/2016
Opko Health (OPK) Completes Acquisition Of Transition Therapeutics (TTH.TO) 8/31/2016
Henry Schein (HSIC) To Acquire Full-Service Dental Distributor Marrodent 8/30/2016
SQI Diagnostics Sells Sqidlite System To Global Pharmaceutical Customer 8/30/2016
Martin Shkreli Sells Remaining Stake of Bay Area's KaloBios (KBIO) 8/29/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Puts 'For Sale' Sign on U.S. HQ 8/29/2016
Leap Therapeutics And Macrocure (MCUR) Announce Definitive Merger Agreement 8/29/2016
Ferring Pharma Acquires Exclusive Licensing Rights To Condoliase From Seikagaku 8/29/2016
Aurobindo (AUROBINDOP.BO), Intas Pharma in Race to Buy Out Teva (TEVA)'s UK Biz for $1 Billion 8/29/2016
Transition Therapeutics (TTH.TO) Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Opko Health (OPK) 8/26/2016
Just Days after a $14 Billion Medivation (MDVN) Buy, Pfizer (PFE) Buys AstraZeneca PLC (AZN)'s Antibiotics Business for $1.5 Billion-Plus 8/26/2016
Alere (ALR) Drags Abbott (ABT) to Court to Force Completion of $5.8 Billion Deal 8/26/2016
ProMetic Life Sci (PFSCF.PK) Takes Out Telesta (TSX:TST) in All Share Transaction 8/24/2016
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Selling Nuclear Imaging Biz to IBA Molecular in $690 Million Deal 8/24/2016
Cyon Acquires World-Wide Rights To An Anti-PCSK9 Antibody For Use In Severe Infection And Sepsis 8/23/2016
6 Hot Biotech Acquisition Targets 8/23/2016
SoCal's Sophiris Bio (SPHS) Evaluating Options, Will Not Pursue New Clinical Trials Unless New Financing is Obtained 8/23/2016
Cinven to Acquire BioClinica in $1.4 Billion Deal 8/23/2016
Apple (AAPL) Takes Out Tiny Medical Startup Glimpse 8/23/2016
Metabolix Announces $10 Million Binding Letter Of Intent For Sale Of Biopolymer Assets To CJ Cheiljedang 8/23/2016
LabCorp (LH)’s Acquisition Of Sequenom (SQNM) Clears Antitrust Review 8/23/2016
BioCardia Signs Merger Agreement With Tiger X Medical Secures Funding To Support Further Development Of Cardiamp Cell Therapy System For The Treatment Of Heart Failure 8/23/2016
BioStem Technologies Acquires Their First FDA Approved Branded Generic Drug (ANDA) -- Granisol Oral Solution 8/23/2016
A Look at the Winners and Losers of Medivation (MDVN)'s $14 Billion Pfizer (PFE) Buyout Deal 8/23/2016
Rumors Again Swirl Over BioMarin (BMRN) Being a Possible Plan B for Sanofi (SNY) 8/23/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Scoops Sanofi (SNY) With $14 Billion Buyout Deal for Medivation (MDVN) 8/23/2016
Cinven Nears Deal to Acquire BioClinica for $1.3 Billion 8/22/2016
Presbia Bags Patent Portfolio for the Presbia Flexivue Microlens 8/22/2016
Rio Grande Neurosciences Backs Out of $22 Million Endonovo Buyout Deal 8/22/2016
Korean Firms Acquire Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)’s U.S. HQ for $305 Million 8/19/2016
San Diego's Illumina (ILMN) Jumps on Report of Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) $30 Billion Offer 8/19/2016
Toshiba Medical Systems Joins Fray to Buy Takeda (TKPYY)'s Chemical Unit 8/19/2016
Canadian Medical Technology Company Laborie Medical Technologies to Become New Subsidiary 8/19/2016
Martin Shkreli's Former Firm Retrophin (RTRX) Considering Acquisition of Bay Area's Raptor (RPTP), Deal Could be Worth $589 Million+ 8/18/2016
Merck & Co. (MRK)'s Sale of Legacy Products in India Hints at Restructuring 8/18/2016
Mayne Pharma Pays $50 Million to GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) for Portfolio Of Dermatology Foam Products and Assets 8/18/2016
StemCells (STEM) CEO, CFO and Three Directors Stepped Down the Day of Microbot Merger That Boosted Stock Sevenfold 8/18/2016
Merck & Co. (MRK) Throws Hat Into Ring for Medivation (MDVN) 8/17/2016
Suitors Like Carlyle Group, Hitachi (HIT) and Permira Line Up for Takeda (TKPYY)'s $1 Billion Unit 8/17/2016
SASMAR Announces Acquisition Of Aquatrove Biosciences 8/17/2016
Rasna Therapeutics Completes Reverse Merger And Becomes A Publicly Traded Company 8/17/2016
Perrigo (PRGO) To Acquire U.S. Distributor Of Healthcare & Consumer Goods Products, Geiss, Destin & Dunn 8/17/2016
Molex To Acquire Phillips-Medisize Corporation 8/17/2016
Biopharm Services Ltd. Acquires Key Intellectual Property And Human Resource Assets Of Bioanalytical Laboratory Services 8/17/2016
Sorrento (SRNE)'s Subsidiary Scintilla Pharma Snapped Up Semnur for $200 Million 8/16/2016
A Gilead (GILD) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Merger—Let Us Count the Ways 8/16/2016
Sterigenics And Its Subsidiary Nordion Enter Into Agreement To Acquire REVISS Services 8/16/2016
Piramal Enterprises Enters Into An Agreement To Acquire Ash Stevens Inc., A US Based CDMO For High Potency APIs (HPAPIs) 8/16/2016
StemCells (STEM) and Microbot Medical Ltd. Announce Strategic Merger 8/16/2016
Merz North America Acquires Aesthetics Medical Device Company ON Light Sciences 8/16/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Goes Full Steam Ahead With Its Acquire-to-Expand Strategy, Big Buy Could Prevent a Split 8/15/2016
Lonza Inc. to Buy InterHealth for as Much as $300 Million in Health Push 8/15/2016
NeuroVive (NVP) Completes 10 Percent Acquisition Of Isomerase Therapeutics 8/15/2016
Zimmer Biomet Acquires CD Diagnostics 8/15/2016
Struggling Eleven Bio (EBIO) Explores Sale of the Company 8/12/2016
Radius Health (RDUS) May Be Acquisition Target for Shire (SHPG) Based on Its Osteoporosis Pipeline 8/12/2016
Allergan (AGN) Bags Bay Area's ForSight VISION5 in $95 Million+ Deal 8/12/2016
Sartorius Stedim Biotech Acquires kSep Systems for $28 Million 8/12/2016
Flamel Technologies (FLML) Announces Shareholder Approval Of Cross-Border Merger 8/12/2016
Covidien (COV) Spinout Mallinckrodt (MNK) to Acquire Skin Substitute Developer Stratatech 8/11/2016
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Reacquires Rights to ASLAN002 (BMS777607) From ASLAN in $60 Million+ Deal 8/10/2016
Allergan (AGN)'s Brent Saunders Denies Interest in Biogen (BIIB) or Big M&A 8/10/2016
Baxter International (BAX), Torrent Pharma and Others Reportedly in Talks to Acquire CLARIS U.S. Injectables Unit 8/10/2016
Daniel Alain Life Science Acquires Intellectual Property Rights From Applied Biology 8/10/2016
Valeant (VRX) Receiving Interest for Core Assets, Though the Company is Not Actively Shopping Them 8/10/2016
Education Key To Sector Growth: MTPConnect Signs MoU With ARCS 8/10/2016
Pair of Private Equity Players Prep Nearly $1 Billion Offering of Zimmer Biomet Shares 8/10/2016
Takeover Rumors Swirl Again as AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Stock Hits Pfizer (PFE)'s 2014 Bid Price 8/9/2016
Abbott (ABT) Still Wants to Break Up With Alere (ALR) Even After Financials Have Been Released 8/9/2016
As Debt Repayments Loom, Valeant (VRX) Divests Ruconest Rights to Pharming Group (PHGUF.PK) for $125 Million 8/9/2016
Evidera To Join PPD (PPDI), Creating The Global Leader In Real-World Research 8/9/2016
LabCorp (LH) Commences Cash Tender Offer For All Outstanding Shares Of Sequenom (SQNM) 8/9/2016
Nichi-Iko Announces Expiration Of HSR Waiting Period For Proposed Acquisition Of Sagent Pharma 8/9/2016
San Diego's MEI Pharma (MEIP) Bags Cancer Deal Worth $464 Million With Helsinn 8/9/2016
Zoetis (ZTS) Makes $80 Million Buy to Extend Its Pipeline in Diagnostics 8/8/2016
Celgene (CELG) Passes on Option-to-Buy $600 Million Deal for Boston's Acetylon 8/8/2016
Momenta (MNTA) Stock Jumps at Good News/Bad News—Buyout Rumors and Failed Trial 8/8/2016
Valeant (VRX)'s Constipation Drug Relistor Attracts Interest From Rivals, Sale Could Bring In $400-$500 Million 8/8/2016
Sorrento (SRNE) Subsidiary Pays $70 Million in Stock for Scilex 8/8/2016