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CB Pharma Acquisition Corp. Announces Non-Binding Offer To Acquire National Holdings Corporation 11/25/2015
Morgan Lewis Serves As Lead U.S. Antitrust Counsel To Pfizer (PFE) In Blockbuster Combination With Allergan (AGN) 11/25/2015
Pfallergan Makes Pfizer (PFE) Teva (TEVA)'s Largest Shareholder 11/25/2015
Why the Union of Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) May Not Lead to New Drugs 11/25/2015
Shire (SHPG) Rumored To Be Sweetening the Pot for Another Baxalta (BXLT) Bid 11/25/2015
WuXi PharmaTech (WX) Announces Shareholders' Approval Of Merger Agreement 11/25/2015
Xellia Expands U.S. Production With Acquisition Of Manufacturing Plant From Hikma (HIK.L) 11/25/2015
Pfizer (PFE), Allergan (AGN) Merger Could Result in More Than 10,000 Layoffs, Analyst Says 11/24/2015
As Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Marry, Already Planning the Divorce 11/24/2015
BioPlast Manufacturing To Acquire Kord-Valmark Petri Dish Manufacturing Line 11/24/2015
Shenzhen Hepalink Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd Invests $13 Million In Canada's OncoQuest 11/24/2015
BSN Medical GmbH Acquires Wright Therapy Products 11/24/2015
Pivot Pharmaceuticals Completes Acquisition Of Indus Pharma 11/24/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Marries Allergan (AGN) in $160 Billion Deal With Pfizer’s Read to Stay as CEO and Chairman 11/23/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Sells Crohn's Drug Rights to Perrigo (PRGO) for $380 Million 11/23/2015
Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Talks About a $3-4.5 Billion Break-Up Fee, Making Allergan the Buyer Instead 11/23/2015
Horizon Biopharm Pulls Out of $2 Billion Hostile Takeover Bid for Depomed (DEPO) After Court Ruling 11/20/2015
C.R. Bard Shells Out $181 Million for Liberator Medical Holdings 11/20/2015
ams Acquires CMOSIS for $235.8 Million 11/20/2015
SurModics (SRDX) Pays $32 Million for Irish Medtech Firm Creagh Medical 11/20/2015
Aduro Biotech (ADRO) Establishes European Subsidiary 11/20/2015
Biosense Webster, Inc. (JNJ) Announces Acquisition Of Coherex Medical, Inc. 11/20/2015
Galena Biopharma  (GALE) Completes Divestiture Of Abstral (Fentanyl) Sublingual Tablets As Part Of Strategic Focus On Its Immunotherapy Pipeline 11/20/2015
Outcome Capital Announces Biosense Webster, Inc. Has Acquired Coherex Medical, Inc. 11/20/2015
Mylan (MYL) Completes Acquisition Of Certain Businesses From Famy Care To Create A Leading Women's Healthcare Franchise 11/20/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Rumored to Pay Up to $150 Billion for Allergan (AGN) in Record-Breaking Deal 11/20/2015
KaloBios (KBIO) Comes Alive Again After Turing Pharma's Martin Shkreli Takes Stake 11/20/2015
Charles River Bags Oncotest GmbH in $38 Million Deal 11/19/2015
Endologix And TriVascular Tech (TRIV) Announce Early Termination Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period In Connection With Proposed Merger 11/19/2015
Charles River Laboratories Acquires Oncotest GmbH 11/19/2015
Third Point's Dan Loeb Talks Up An Amgen (AMGN)-Allergan (AGN) Merger 11/19/2015
Sources Reveal Glenmark Pharma, Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS), Cipla (CIPLA) are Exploring Bids Worth $500-800 Million for Teva (TEVA)'s Generics Products Portfolio 11/19/2015
Pfizer (PFE), Servier Snap Up Right to Cellectis (ALCLS)' Blood Cancer Therapy in $338 Million+ Deal 11/19/2015
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (RDY) Announces The Completion Of Fondaparinux Intellectual Property Purchase 11/18/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Smacks Down $110 Million Cash for Aircraft Medical 11/18/2015
Depomed (DEPO) Acquires U.S. Rights To Late-Stage, First-In-Class Pain Product From Grunenthal GmbH 11/18/2015
TAKE Solutions, Inc. To Acquire Ecron Acunova For Rs 115 Crore 11/18/2015
Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK), Darmstadt, Germany, Completes Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) Acquisition 11/18/2015
Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Deal is Contingent Upon Saunders Becoming CEO 11/17/2015
Who Can Gobble Up Biogen (BIIB), or Who Can Biogen Buy 11/17/2015
ALPHAEON Pays $59 Million Cash For LensAR 11/17/2015
Synergy CHC Corp Acquires Another Quality Brand In "UrgentRx" 11/17/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Provides Update On Shareholders Meeting Related To The Proposed Acquisition Of Depomed (DEPO) 11/16/2015
ConMed (CNMD) Shells Out $265 Million for SurgiQuest 11/16/2015
Why Amgen (AMGN) Should Turn Its Attention to Alnylam (ALNY) 11/16/2015
Product Quest Announces Acquisition Initiative 11/16/2015
Biostem Technologies, Inc. (OTC: BSEM) Announces Purchase Of New Laboratory / Headquarters 11/16/2015
Teligent Completes Acquisition Of Alveda Pharmaceuticals' Assets 11/16/2015
Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Combo: Facility Numbers, the Biggest Headcount Since Wyeth (WYE) and R&D Philosophy 11/16/2015
Some Pharma Companies Attempt to Keep Shares from Falling in the Hands of Activist Investors Like Ackman and Icahn 11/16/2015
Mylan (MYL) Spurned Again as Perrigo (PRGO) Rejects $26 Billion Takeover Bid 11/13/2015
23andMe CEO Talks About Company Comeback, Embattled Theranos 11/13/2015
Derma Sciences (DSCI) Exploring Sale After Stopping Development of Its Only Drug 11/13/2015
Allergan (AGN) CEO Finds Valeant (VRX) Business Model Incompatible 11/13/2015
Fossil Buys Wearables Maker Misfit for $260 Million 11/13/2015
CRO BioDuro, LLC To Merge With Formex LLC, A U.S. CMO 11/13/2015
Merck Animal Health To Acquire Harrisvaccines 11/13/2015
Amgen (AMGN) M&A Speculation Heats Up With Four Potential Targets 11/12/2015
Eiger Biopharma Announces Acquisition Of Exclusive License To Lymphedema Program From Stanford University 11/11/2015
Heska Corporation (HSKA) Enters International Imaging Expansion With Acquisition Of Cuattro Veterinary, LLC (International) 11/11/2015
Abcam plc (ABC.L) Acquires AxioMx To Access New Growth Opportunities And Extend Antibody Leadership 11/11/2015
LEO Pharma Puts Up €675 Million for Astellas (ALPMY)'s Global Dermatology Biz 11/11/2015
Amgen (AMGN) on the Prowl for Potential $10 Billion Deal 11/11/2015
Astellas (ALPMY) Snaps Up Stem Cell Pioneer Ocata in $379 Million Deal 11/10/2015
In Largest M&A Year, a Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Deal Could Lead to a Pfizer Breakup 11/10/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Buys CeloNova BioSciences' Interventional Radiology Biz for $70 Million+ 11/10/2015
Eiger Biopharma Announces Acquisition Of Exclusive License To Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Program From Stanford University 11/10/2015
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) To Acquire Clinical Laboratory Partners' Outreach Laboratory Service Business In Connecticut 11/10/2015
Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) And Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK), Darmstadt, Germany, Obtain EC Antitrust Approval And Work Toward Closing Planned Acquisition 11/10/2015
Zoetis (ZTS) Completes Purchase Of PHARMAQ, The Global Leader In Vaccines And Innovation For Health Products In Aquaculture 11/10/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Coughs Up $2.7 Billion for Bay Area's ZS Pharma (ZSPH) and its Hyperkalemia Treatment 11/9/2015
SomnoMed Limited (SOM:ASX) Acquires Strong Dental, Further Expands Operations In Canada 11/9/2015
AmerisourceBergen (ABC) Completes Acquisition Of PharMEDium Healthcare Holdings, Inc. 11/9/2015
Pivot Pharmaceuticals To Acquire IndUS Pharmaceuticals 11/9/2015
Sanofi (SNY) CEO Aims to Slim Down Company and Put Some Assets Under Review 11/9/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Semi-Officially Abandons GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Bid and Turns Gaze to Allergan (AGN) 11/9/2015
Struggling XOMA  (XOMA) Sells Biologics Manufacturing Facilities to Agenus (AGEN), Divests Biodefense Program to Nanotherapeutics 11/6/2015
BioTime (BTX) And Hepregen Form Ascendance Biotech To Address The In Vitro Cell Biology Market 11/6/2015
Agenus (AGEN) To Acquire Antibody Manufacturing Capability, Expands Antibody Discovery And Adds Cell Line Development Capabilities With Three Separate 11/6/2015
RWS Acquires Leading Life Sciences Translation Company 11/6/2015
Vertex (VRTX)’s Profitability Hints It May Be Shopping Soon 11/5/2015
While in Limbo with Pfizer (PFE), Allergan (AGN) Picks Up a Medical Device Firm 11/5/2015
MC3 Cardiopulmonary Acquires Surgical Cannula Product Assets From Terumo Cardiovascular Systems 11/5/2015
Resonetics, LLC Bags Mound Laser for Undisclosed Amount 11/5/2015
Shire (SHPG)'s New Buy Dyax (DYAX) is Another Biotech with Ties to Genzyme 11/4/2015
Brent Saunders, in Shadow of Pfizer (PFE) Acquisition, Took Allergan (AGN) from $25 Billion to $120 Billion 11/4/2015
Mindray Medical Enters Into Definitive Merger Agreement For Going Private Transaction 11/4/2015
Mylan (MYL) Receives U.S. FTC Clearance For Proposed Acquisition Of Perrigo (PRGO) And Confirms Governance Changes For The Combined Mylan-Perrigo Company 11/4/2015
Univar Acquires Arrow Chemical, Inc. 11/4/2015
Elbit Imaging Ltd. (EMITF) Announces Closing Of Transaction For Sell Of Elbit Medical Technologies Shares And Exercise Of Elbit Medical Exercise-Free Options 11/4/2015
VBI Vaccines And SciVac Therapeutics To Live Webcast Joint Conference Call For Shareholders To Discuss Proposed Merger 11/4/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Announces Agreement To Acquire Novira Therapeutics 11/4/2015
Ginkgo BioWorks To Purchase 100 Million Base Pairs Of Synthetic DNA From Twist Bioscience To Meet Growing Customer Demand For Biological Manufacturing 11/4/2015
Zoetis (ZTS) Coughs Up $765 Million for PHARMAQ 11/3/2015
Strong in Immune-Oncology, Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Branches into Cardiac Meds, Buys Cardioxyl for $2 Billion 11/3/2015
Still Yearning for Baxalta (BXLT), Shire (SHPG) Snaps Up Dyax (DYAX) in $5.9 Billion Deal 11/3/2015
HeartWare (HTWR) Announces Expiration Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period In Connection With Acquisition Of Valtech Cardio 11/3/2015
Henry Schein (HSIC) Makes Second Purchase in Two Days 11/3/2015
Resonetics Acquires Mound Laser To Create Leader In Laser Micro Manufacturing For The Life Sciences Market 11/3/2015
CollabRx, Inc. Release: Oncology Tech Firm Merges With National Chain Of Medical Labs To Form Diagnostics Powerhouse 11/3/2015
Tara Immuno-Oncology Acquires Exclusive City of Hope Licenses To Develop Clinical Stage P53mva Oncology Vaccine And Salmonella-Based Therapy Shido-ST 11/3/2015
Tute Genomics Acquires Knome 11/2/2015
Evonik Closes Purchase Of Hydrogen Peroxide Producer In The Netherlands 11/2/2015
hVIVO Invests In PrEP Biopharm Limited To Further Develop New Prophylactic Treatment For Respiratory Infections 11/2/2015
Shareholders Of Medytox Solutions (MMMS) And CollabRx, Inc. (CLRX) Approve Merger 11/2/2015
Otic Pharma Acquires Novel Otitis Media Program From Otodyne, Inc. 11/2/2015
Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) To Acquire Majority Interest In Vetstreet 11/2/2015
PDI, Inc. (PDII) Enters Definitive Agreement To Sell Its Commercial Services Business To Publicis Healthcare Communications Group 11/2/2015
PDI (PDII) to Sell Its Commercial Services Biz to Publicis Healthcare in Deal Worth $48 Million 11/2/2015
Former Siemens Healthcare (SI) Exec Gets In on IMRIS Buy 11/2/2015
Lumenis (LUME) Acquires Israeli-Based Pollogen Strengthening and Expanding Its Aesthetic Division 11/2/2015
Agilent (A) Completes Acquisition Of Seahorse Bioscience, Industry Leader In Tools For Measuring Cell Metabolism 11/2/2015
Rumors Confirmed, Pfizer (PFE) and Allergan (AGN) In Talks to Merge 10/30/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Snaps Up Blue Belt Tech for $275 Million 10/30/2015
VBI Vaccines And Scivac Therapeutics To Hold Joint Conference Call For Shareholders To Discuss Proposed Merger 10/30/2015
Clinigen Group Plc. Release: Completion Of Acquisition Of Link 10/30/2015
Cipla (CIPLA) Sells Stake In China's Biomab For $25 Million 10/30/2015
Image Technology Laboratories (IMTL) Announces Letter Of Intent To Acquire Leading Company In Digital Rights Enforcement And Monetization 10/30/2015
CITIC In Talks To Acquire Singapore's Biosensors International 10/29/2015
While Regulators Investigate, Valeant (VRX) Eyes the Contact Lens Market 10/29/2015
Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) Acquires Duolink Product Portfolio From Olink Bioscience 10/29/2015
CASMED (CASM) Sells Vital Signs Monitoring Line, Tightens Focus on FORE-SIGHT Cerebral Oximetry Business 10/29/2015
Scientific Digital Imaging plc Release: Acquisition Of Sentek Limited, Equity Fundraising Of £2.5 Million And Notice Of General Meeting 10/29/2015
Shire (SHPG) CEO Believes Dry Eye Drug Will Boost Its Chances of Landing Baxalta (BXLT) 10/28/2015
Greatbatch (GB) Completes Acquisition Of Lake Region Medical 10/28/2015
Sanomedics To Sell Thermomedics Subsidiary And Acquire The Brace Shop 10/28/2015
Karo Bio AB Acquires Over 90 Per Cent of MedCore 10/28/2015
Endologix Ponies Up $211 Million for TriVascular Tech (TRIV) 10/27/2015
Galil Medical Inc. Forks Over $10.6 Million Cash for Perseon Corp. 10/27/2015
Sinocare Group Pays $273 Million Cash for Nipro Diagnostics 10/27/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Extends Offer to Acquire Depomed (DEPO) 10/27/2015
Allergan (AGN) Acquires Rights To Ironwood (IRWD)'s CONSTELLA (Linaclotide) From Almirall In More Than 40 Countries 10/27/2015
Celgene (CELG) Completes Purchase of Merck & Co. (MRK)'s Old Research and Office Campus in New Jersey 10/26/2015
FRENZY: The Life Science M&A in 2015 Compared to 2005 10/26/2015
Sunquest Information Systems Announces Roper Technologies' Acquisition Of CliniSys And Atlas Medical 10/26/2015
Shandong Luoxin Acquires China Rights to Korean Gastritis Drug 10/26/2015
Under Pressure, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)'s CEO Shows Off Innovation and Nixes the Possibility of Costly M&As 10/23/2015
Viropro Inc. (VPRO) Announces Signing Of Letter Of Intent To Acquire Viropro Inc. (VPRO) 10/23/2015
LabCorp (LH) Acquires Safe Foods International Holdings 10/23/2015
PositiveID (PSID) Enters Into Agreement To Acquire Thermomedics And The Caregiver Non-Contact Thermometer 10/22/2015
Quest Diagnostics (DGX)' ExamOne Life Insurance Testing Business To Acquire Superior Mobile Medics 10/22/2015
Perrigo (PRGO) to Chop 800 Jobs, Buy Back Shares to Fend Off Mylan (MYL) 10/22/2015
Valeant (VRX) Mulls Divesture of Neurology Business Following Criticism Over Pricing, Business Practices 10/21/2015
NeoGenomics (NGNM.OB) Bags GE Healthcare's Clarient in Cash-Stock Deal Worth $275 Million 10/21/2015
Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) Sells Research Chemical Biz to Honeywell for 105 Million Euro 10/20/2015
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals (immy) Closes The Acquisition Of The Assets Of The Largest Provider Of Compounded Sinus Medications In The U.S. 10/20/2015
Rio Grande Neurosciences Acquires Cervel Neurotech’s Multi-Coil TMS Technology For Treating Drug Resistant Depression 10/20/2015
Fourteen Hercules Portfolio Companies Have Completed Or Announced An IPO Or M&A Liquidity Event Year-To-Date 2015 10/20/2015
Recipharm AB To Acquire Majority Stake In Indian CMO Nitin Lifesciences Creating Emerging Markets Platform 10/20/2015
Bovie Medical Corporation (BVX) Purchases Its Bulgarian R&D And Manufacturing Contractor 10/20/2015
Patrick Soon-Shiong's NantWorks Takes Stake in Precision Biologics with $50 Million Investment 10/19/2015
While Baxalta (BXLT) Bid Simmers on the Back Burner, Shire (SHPG) Rumored to Be Eying Radius Health (RDUS) Acquisition 10/19/2015
Analysts Love to Speculate on Pfizer (PFE) Acquisition Rumors, Now Eying Allergan (AGN) 10/19/2015
Hovione Acquires A Formulation Plant 10/19/2015
Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (DHRM) Wins Medical Equipment Procurement Bid Financed By China Development Bank 10/19/2015
AXSUN Technologies Announces Acquisition And Growth Capital Investment By Anzu Partners 10/19/2015
Valeant (VRX) Completes Acquisition Of Synergetics USA (SURG) 10/16/2015
Digirad (DRAD) Snags DMS Health Tech for $36 Million Cash 10/16/2015
Antibe Therapeutics Inc. (ATE.V) Closes Strategic Transactions 10/16/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Execs Hint at Possible M&A Drug or Medical Device Deals Amid $10 Billion Share Buyback Move 10/15/2015
Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK) Scraps Unit Brands, Launches Makeover in Brand Battle 10/15/2015
Why Smith & Nephew plc (SNN)'s CEO Is Shy of Megamergers 10/15/2015
CHF And LSF Announce Merger 10/15/2015
Fluoresentric Transfers XCR Portable Diagnostic System (PDS) IP To XCR Dx Subsidiary 10/15/2015
Shanghai’s Phagelux Acquires Key Assets Of Scithera 10/15/2015
Concordia Healthcare (CXR.TO) Provides Update On AMCo Financing And Capital Structure Post AMCo Acquisition 10/15/2015
As Eli Lilly (LLY) Halts CETP Inhibitor Trial, Analyst Wonder if Amgen (AMGN) Wasted $300 Million on Same Class of Drug 10/15/2015
Coury Urges Perrigo (PRGO) Shareholders to Accept Mylan (MYL)'s Offer 10/14/2015
Japan's Astellas (ALPMY) Looking for More Deals to Refuel Drug Pipeline 10/14/2015
Phagelux Announces Acquisition Of Key Assets Of Scithera 10/14/2015
Voisin Consulting Life Sciences Acquires U.S.-Based B&H Consulting Services, Inc., To Form One Of The World’s Largest Independent Life Sciences Consulting Groups 10/14/2015
Protalix (PLX) Sells Back ELELYSO Rights to Pfizer (PFE) for $46 Million 10/13/2015
Olea Medical To Join Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation 10/13/2015
Sunshine Biopharma, Inc. Acquires The U.S. Patent For Its Anticancer Compound, Adva-27a 10/13/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) and Roche (RHHBY) Executives Continue to Deny Merger Ambitions 10/13/2015
MTS Health Investors Sells DNA Diagnostics Center for $110 Million 10/13/2015
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Announces Agreement To Acquire Equity Interest In MediTemp Ltd. 10/13/2015
IGI Laboratories, Inc. Snaps Up Alveda's Assets for $36 Million 10/13/2015
Progenics (PGNX) Makes $7 Million Bid for EXINI Diagnostics 10/13/2015
Despite Concerns About Market Volatility, Roche (RHHBY) Acquires Adheron for $580 Million 10/12/2015
Eli Lilly (LLY) Acquires Phase III Intranasal Glucagon From Locemia Solutions 10/12/2015
Cancer Genetics (CGIX) Finalizes Purchase Of Los Angeles-Based Molecular Profiling Laboratory, Response Genetics, Adding $10-$12M In Annual Revenue And Establishing A National Clinical Sales Footprint 10/12/2015
Trilantic Capital Partners Europe Completes Acquisition Of 90% Stake In Leading Italian Pharmaceuticals Producer Doppel Farmaceutici 10/8/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Dumps More Cash and Gains Rights to Acquire Mvalve 10/8/2015
Thoratec (THOR) Shareholders Approve St. Jude Medical (STJ)'s Acquisition Of Thoratec 10/8/2015
ResMed (RMD) Completes Acquisition Of Curative Medical, A Leader In Sleep-Disordered Breathing And Respiratory Care Medical Devices 10/8/2015
Why Gilead (GILD) and Roche (RHHBY) Should Take a Good Look at Clovis Oncology (CLVS) as Possible M&A Target 10/7/2015
Clal Biotech (CLALF) Opts Out of Re-Acquiring Andromeda from Hyperion (HPTX) After Phase III Diabetes Drug Tanks 10/7/2015
VWR Acquires Purification Technologies 10/7/2015
Charles River Announces New And Continued Drug Discovery Collaborations 10/7/2015
AmerisourceBergen (ABC) Forks Over $2.58 Billion for PharMEDium 10/6/2015
Valeant (VRX) Announces Receipt Of Antitrust Clearance For Its Previously Announced Acquisition Of Synergetics USA (SURG) 10/6/2015
Complete Genomics, Inc. Announces UK Epilepsy Society's Acquisition Of Its Revolocity Supersequencer 10/6/2015
Aytu BioScience Acquires Second Revenue-Generating Urology Product 10/6/2015
Activist Investor Fights HeartWare (HTWR)'s $766 Million Valtech Cardio Buy 10/6/2015
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Announces Agreement To Acquire Equity Interest In Alfa Rhythm Ltd. 10/6/2015
Antibe Therapeutics Inc. (ATE.V) Announces Strategic Transactions 10/6/2015
Bruker Corporation Announces Agreement To Acquire Jordan Valley Semiconductors 10/6/2015
Alvogen Acquires Five Hormonal Products In Russia And CIS 10/6/2015
Leading Ophthalmic Equipment Provider Enhanced Medical Services Acquires Star Ophthalmic Instruments, Inc. 10/5/2015