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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
Hologic (HOLX) Completes Acquisition Of Cynosure (CYNO) 3/22/2017
VWR, Inc. Acquires EPL Archives, Inc. 3/22/2017
Reverse Merger With Dare Bioscience Gives Cerulean (CERU) Execs a Parting Gift—Bonuses 3/22/2017
Why Struggling Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Could Take Out This Danish Biotech in Major €500M Deal 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
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
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
3 Reasons Why Gilead (GILD) Will Buy Incyte (INCY)—and 1 Reason Why It Won't 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
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
ANI Pharma Acquires Inderal XL And InnoPran XL 2/24/2017
Serial Investor Carl Icahn Takes Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Stock Jumps 2/23/2017
Aviva Systems Acquires GenWay for Undisclosed Sum 2/23/2017
Wenzel Spine Acquires OsteoMed's Interspinous & Facet Fixation Product Platforms for Undisclosed Sum 2/22/2017
SAGE Therapeutics (SAGE) Takes Investors On A Wild Ride As CEO Talks Up Brain Drugs 2/22/2017
Zoning Changes Kills Sale of Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY)'s Connecticut Campus 2/21/2017
Norwegian Biotech Upstart Has Become a Potential Takeover Target 2/21/2017
MedPlast Announces Agreement To Acquire Vention Medical Device Manufacturing Business 2/21/2017
Henry Schein (HSIC) To Acquire Southern Anesthesia + Surgical 2/21/2017
Nordson,MedPlast Corporate Pounce, Buy Pieces of Vention Medical 2/21/2017
Sarepta (SRPT) Auctions Off Its Priority Review Voucher for Exondys 51 to Gilead (GILD) for $125 Million 2/21/2017
Orexo (ORXOF) Completes Bond Buyback Program 2/20/2017
viihealth Announces Acquisition Of Hubdata, A Decision Analytics Company 2/20/2017
Recipharm AB Completes Strategic Acquisition In India 2/20/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Ethicon (JNJ) Scoops Up Torax Medical for Undisclosed Sum 2/20/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Offloads Cancer Med Zoladex to TerSera in $320 Million Deal 2/20/2017
Takeda (TKPYY) Completes Acquisition Of Ariad (ARIA) 2/17/2017
M Pharmaceuticals Announces Acquisition Of Assets From 40 JS LLC 2/17/2017
Why Investors Are Betting Big Against Gilead (GILD)'s Possible Acquisition Candidate Intercept Pharma (ICPT) 2/17/2017
Executive Management Team Members Increase Their Holdings In Medivir (MVRBF) 2/17/2017
Alexion (ALXN)'s Bloated Blockbuster Deal Still Haunts 2/17/2017
Cantel Medical (CMN) To Expand Direct Sales Operations In Australia 2/17/2017
SAGE Therapeutics (SAGE) Boss Gets Overenthusiastic About Drug, Walks Back Discussion of M&A Activity 2/17/2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Could Finally Go on the Market; Rumored Suitors Include Gilead (GILD), Pfizer (PFE), Novartis AG (NVS) and Roche (RHHBY) 2/16/2017
Easton Pharmaceuticals (OP: EAPH) Provides Update On Acquiring Major Vaporizer And e-Liquids Manufacturer iBliss, Inc. 2/16/2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) May Be on the Market, But Pfizer (PFE) Probably Won't Bite 2/16/2017
Catalent (CTLT) Completes Accucaps Acquisition To Expand Softgel Development And Manufacturing Capabilities And Capacity 2/16/2017
Kalytera Therapeutics Completes Acquisition Of Talent Biotechs 2/16/2017
So Close, Yet So Far Away: How Sanofi (SNY) Lost to Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) in the Epic $30 Billion Battle for Actelion (ALIOF.PK) 2/16/2017
Amygdala Acquires GS-6637 From Gilead (GILD) 2/16/2017
Cosmos Holdings, Inc. Acquires Decahedron Ltd. 2/15/2017
All Signs Have Gilead (GILD) Gearing Up for a Much-Needed Acquisition 2/15/2017
Former Celgene (CELG) and Medtronic (MDT) CEOs Just Acquired This Maryland Biotech 2/15/2017
Pfizer (PFE) Quietly Takes 16.4% Stake in This SoCal Medtech Firm 2/15/2017
Hill-Rom Completes Acquisition Of Mortara 2/15/2017
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Completes Acquisition Of Finesse Solutions 2/15/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Gets a $1.045 Billion Cash Offer for Its Neurosurgery Device Biz 2/15/2017
Deal Spree Continues as Allergan (AGN) Inks $2.47 Billion Deal for This Bay Area Biotech 2/15/2017
Struggling Teva (TEVA) Mulls Over Sale, Spinoff of Branded Generics Biz 2/14/2017
Hologic (HOLX) Takes Out Cynosure (CYNO) in $1.65 Billion Deal 2/14/2017
Quotient Clinical Announces Second U.S. Acquisition: QS Pharma 2/14/2017
Why Sought-After Tesaro (TSRO)'s Rumored Sale Could Bring in $200 Per Share 2/13/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Unloads Five OTC Drugs to Ipsen (IPN.PA) for $88 Million to Pave Way for Boehringer Ingelheim Deal 2/13/2017
Karolinska Development AB Divests Its Holding In Inhalation Sciences 2/13/2017
STADA Arzneimittel (STAGn.DE) Hits a Record High After Receiving Two Takeover Proposals, Including a $3.7 Billion Bid From Cinven 2/13/2017
Prollenium Medical Technologies Acquires Rights To Distribute Selphyl 2/13/2017
Kitov (KTOV) Announces Settlement Agreement With Minority Shareholder Of Recently Acquired Tyrnovo 2/13/2017
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Receives Early Termination Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period For Acquisition Of Finesse Solutions, Inc. 2/13/2017
Apax Partners in Talks to Buy Israel's Syneron Medical (ELOS) for $350-$400 Million 2/13/2017
Massachusetts' Tesaro (TSRO) Being Wooed by Multiple Suitors 2/10/2017
Kitov (KTOV) Announces Settlement Agreement With Minority Shareholder Of Recently Acquired TyrNovo 2/10/2017
Drug Giant Pfizer (PFE) Bounces Back From Allergan (AGN) Setback By Buying, Buying, Buying 2/10/2017
Jaguar Animal Health Enters Binding Agreement Of Terms To Merge With Napo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2/9/2017
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Provides Update On Deal To Acquire Controlling Equity Interest In Emmaus Life Sciences 2/9/2017
Unlike Many of Its Peers, Allergan (AGN) Beats Forecast and Is on the Hunt for More M&A Deals 2/9/2017
LabCorp (LH) Makes $8 Billion+ Proposal to CRO PPD (PPDI) 2/8/2017
Despite Losing Out on Actelion (ALIOF.PK), Sanofi (SNY) in No Hurry to Make Deals 2/8/2017
Integrated DNA Technologies Acquires Oligo Manufacturing Business Of GeneWorks 2/8/2017
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)'s Incoming CEO Preps for Deals, R&D Decisions on New Drugs 2/7/2017
Always a Bridesmaid, Never a Bride: Acadia (ACAD) Moves Higher on Takeover Speculation 2/7/2017
AMETEK (AME) Acquires Rauland-Borg Corporation 2/7/2017
Sonendo Acquires PIPStek LLC 2/7/2017
Espero Pharma Acquires DURLAZA (aspirin) Extended Release Capsules For Secondary Prevention Of Stroke And Acute Cardiac Events 2/7/2017
Cash-Rich Amgen (AMGN) Joins the M&A Hunt for Big and Small Deals 2/6/2017
ICU Medical (ICUI) Completes The Acquisition Of Hospira Infusion Systems From Pfizer (PFE) 2/6/2017
Quotient Clinical Expands Into U.S.A. Through Acquisition Of Seaview Research, The Specialist Clinical Pharmacology Business 2/6/2017
Malin Corporation (MLC.IR) Takes 32% Stake in Yale Spinout Artizan Biosciences 2/6/2017
Pfizer (PFE) Turns to JPMorgan to Explore $2 Billion Sale of Certain Assets 2/3/2017
UV-Cap GmbH & Co KG Acquires Scil Proteins GmbH, Company Will Be Renamed Navigo Proteins 2/3/2017
5 Highlights From Pfizer (PFE)'s 4th Quarter Conference Call 2/2/2017
Vascular Solutions (VASC) Shareholders Sue to Stop Teleflex Inc. (TFX)'s $1 Billion Buyout Deal 2/2/2017
PAREXEL (PRXL) Announces Definitive Agreement To Acquire The Medical Affairs Company 2/2/2017
Long Rumored to be a Takeover Target, Mead Johnson in Talks to be Bought for Almost $17 Billion 2/2/2017
Cytokinetics (CYTK) Grabs a $100 Million Deal for Heart Drug With Royalty Pharma 2/2/2017
2 New Names Emerge as Possible Buyout Candidates for M&A Hungry Gilead (GILD) 2/1/2017
Roche (RHHBY) Not Looking to Unload Its Diabetes Biz After Rumors it May Exit 2/1/2017
Acelity Completes Sale Of LifeCell Corporation To Allergan (AGN) 2/1/2017
Exactech (EXAC) Announces Divestiture Of Spine Assets And Restructuring Charges 2/1/2017
Grifols (GRFS) Closes The Acquisition Of Hologic (HOLX)'s Share Of NAT Donor Screening Unit For USD 1,850 Million 2/1/2017
Exactech (EXAC) Divests Spine Assets, Will Restructure 2/1/2017
Patheon (PTHN) Announces Completion Of Its Acquisition Of State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Site 2/1/2017
Phoenix Life Sciences To Acquire Phoenix Bio Pharmaceuticals 2/1/2017
Allergan (AGN) Successfully Completes LifeCell Corporation Acquisition 2/1/2017
Hologic (HOLX) Completes Divestiture of Blood Screening Business 2/1/2017
Cello Health Acquires Defined Health 2/1/2017
Strategic Alternatives Can Be Scary! This is What Massachusetts' Cerulean (CERU) is Exploring 2/1/2017
Struggling to Keep Its Head Above Water: Ophthotech (OPHT) to Review Strategic Alternatives and Shake Up C-Suite 2/1/2017
3 Possible Buyout Targets in Biotech Land 1/31/2017
How Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Went From Potential Mega-Acquirer to Vulnerable Mega-Target 1/31/2017
Ipsen (IPN.PA) To Acquire Primary Care Platform In Italy From Akkadeas Pharma 1/31/2017
Spero Acquires Next Generation Antibacterial Candidates From Pro Bono Bio For Treatment Of Multidrug-Resistant, Gram-Negative Infections 1/31/2017
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Completes Sale Of Its Nuclear Imaging Business To IBA Molecular For Approximately $690 Million 1/30/2017
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Unloads Intrathecal Therapy Biz for About $203 Million 1/30/2017
Facebook Chief, Chan Charity Buys Artificial Intelligence Startup to Battle Disease 1/27/2017
It's Finally Happening: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Pays $30 Billion for Actelion (ALIOF.PK), Will Spin Off R&D Unit With $1 Billion Cash 1/27/2017
Celgene (CELG) Bangs Out Deal Worth $775 Million for Kendall Square Startup Delinia 1/27/2017
How a Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Corporate Jet Had Hedge Funds Betting Big on an Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Deal 1/27/2017
Incyte (INCY) Who? Why This Biotech Would Give Gilead (GILD) a Bang for Its Buck 1/27/2017
Porton USA To Acquire J-STAR Research To Expand Its Research And Development Capabilities 1/27/2017
Jiangsu Nhwa Pharmaceutical Acquires China Rights To Emergency Treatment For Blood Loss 1/27/2017
venBio Release: Company Releases Presentation Detailing Urgent Case For Change At Immunomedics (IMMU) 1/26/2017
How Howard Root Guided Vascular Solutions (VASC) to a $1 Billion Buyout Deal 1/26/2017
Social Media Rumors of Juno (JUNO) Acquisition Cause Stock Jitters 1/26/2017
Watch Out! Novartis AG (NVS) Hungry for Small Takeover Targets With Early-Stage Drugs 1/26/2017
After Losing Out on Actelion (ALIOF.PK), Deal-Hungry Sanofi (SNY) Sets Eyes on This Massachusetts Biotech 1/26/2017
3 Biotechs Most Likely to be Taken Out in 2017 1/25/2017
Abbott (ABT) Release: European Commission (EC) Clears Company Acquisition Of Alere (ALR) 1/25/2017
Why Celgene (CELG) Should Consider Buying Rival Biogen (BIIB) 1/24/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Mulls Over Options for Diabetes Care Businesses 1/24/2017
Struggling MannKind (MNKD) Sells HQ for $17.3 Million 1/24/2017
Leap Therapeutics, Macrocure (MCUR) Release: Companies Complete Merger Transaction 1/24/2017
Vention Medical Release: Company Acquires Lithotech Medical 1/24/2017
Bruker Corporation Release: Company Announces Acquisition Of Nanoindenting Leader Hysitron 1/24/2017
Intrexon (XON) Release: Company To Acquire GenVec (GNVC) To Expand Industry-Leading Gene Delivery Platform 1/24/2017
From Tenant to Owner: Cash-Rich Regeneron (REGN) Pays $720 Million for HQ 1/24/2017
M Pharmaceuticals Release: Company Announces Strategy To Seek Distribution Partners For Their Patented Technologies To Deliver Phytoestrogens For The Treatment Of The Symptoms Of Menopause 1/24/2017
ViewRay Incorporated Release: Private Japanese Hospital Purchases Company MRIdian System 1/24/2017
Teijin Pharma Release: Company To Take Over Implantable Medical Product Company Of Takiron (TYO) To Expand Bone-Connecting Material Business 1/24/2017
Who Might or Might Not Buy Regeneron (REGN), And Why 1/23/2017
Omicia Release: Company Acquires Bioinformatics Innovator Spiral Genetics 1/23/2017
PixarBio Release: Massachusetts Biotech Terminates $77 Million InVivo Therapeutics (NVIV) Bid 1/23/2017
Easton Pharmaceuticals (OP: EAPH) Release: Company Signs Letter Of Intent To Acquire Major Vaporizer And E-Liquids Manufacturer iBliss Inc. 1/23/2017
Medigus (MDGS.TA) Release: Company Receives First Purchase Order For MUSE In Italy 1/23/2017
Macrocure (MCUR) Release: Biotech And Leap Therapeutics Complete Merger 1/23/2017
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Release: Company Announces Deal To Acquire Controlling Equity Interest In Emmaus Life Sciences 1/23/2017
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Release: Company Announces Closing Of Acquisition Of Controlling Equity Interest In Hema Diagnostic Systems 1/23/2017
A Peek Behind the Curtain of the Ariad (ARIA)-Takeda (TKPYY) Deal 1/20/2017
Investors Frustrated as Sanofi (SNY) CEO Fails to Make a M&A Deal 1/20/2017