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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
Bayer (BAY) Increases Monsanto (MON) Offer And Provides Certainty On Financing And Regulatory Matters 7/25/2016
Three Leaders In Lupus Merge To Form The Lupus Research Alliance 7/25/2016
Speculation Heats Up on Biogen (BIIB) as an Acquisition Target or Starting a Buying Spree 7/25/2016
Jilin Zixin Pharma To Pay $42 Million Or Majority Stake In U.S. Genome Mapping Company 7/25/2016
Takeda (TKPYY) May Sell Some Non-Core Assets to Raise Cash 7/25/2016
Bankrupt BIND Therapeutics (BIND) Reveals Two More Bidders Join Pfizer (PFE)'s Stalking Horse Bid 7/25/2016
A Look at Who Could Buy Gilead (GILD) and Who Gilead Should Buy 7/22/2016
Fresenius SE Bid for Pfizer (PFE)'s Pump Biz Stalled, Pfizer Seeking Other Attractive Offers 7/22/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) CEO Is Hungry for Acquisitions 7/22/2016
Galenica (GALN.SW) to Acquire Bay Area's Relypsa (RLYP) for $1.53 Billion 7/22/2016
Acquisition Of Oncology Services International 7/21/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s CFO Talks M&A Strategy, Doesn’t Rule Out Acquisitions 7/20/2016
Chronos Scoops Up Three Pre-clinical Programs From Shire (SHPG) for Undisclosed Sum 7/20/2016
Caprion Biosciences Acquired By GHO Capital 7/20/2016
Santen Pharma Bags Microshunt Maker InnFocus for $225 Million 7/20/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) in No Hurry to Sell Its 36.5% Stake in Consumer Health JV With GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) 7/20/2016
GHO Capital Announces Acquisition Of Caprion (CAPR) 7/20/2016
Bay Area's SciClone (SCLN) Abandons Sale Strategy 7/19/2016
Examining Pfizer (PFE)’s Strategic Options-Split Up or Start Buying 7/19/2016
Icagen, Inc. (ICGN) Acquisition Of Sanofi (SNY) Arizona Research Facility Complete 7/19/2016
Savara Completes Acquisition Of Serendex Pharmaceuticals 7/18/2016
Zimmer Biomet Coughs Up at Least $132 Million for MEDTECH 7/18/2016
Tiziana Life Sciences Plc Acquires A Unique Bio-Repository From Shardna Spa And Establishes Longevia Genomics Srl, A Sardinian Based Subsidiary To Further Enhance And Develop Its Portfolio 7/18/2016
With a Strong Cancer Presence and Pipeline, Incyte (INCY) Would Make a Sweet Acquisition 7/15/2016
Juno (JUNO) Inks $10 Million + Milestones Deal for Boston's RedoxTherapies to Gain Access to One Molecule 7/15/2016
Bayer (BAY) Sweetens Deal to $54.7 Billion for Monsanto (MON) 7/15/2016
Three Leaders In Lupus Merge To Form The Lupus Research Alliance 7/15/2016
Sartorius Corporation Acquires U.S. Start-up Virocyt for $16 Million 7/15/2016
Feds Want a Closer Look at Abbott (ABT)-St. Jude Medical (STJ)'s $25 Billion Deal 7/14/2016
Terumo Completes Acquisition Of Sequent Med 7/14/2016
Ximedica Acquires Accel Biotech; Creates An Enhanced Offering For Life Science And Biomedical Instrument Product Development And Manufacturing Solutions 7/14/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Hunts Other Oncology Companies for Cancer Gold 7/13/2016
SCYNEXIS, Inc. (SCYX) Announces Sale Of Cyclophilin Inhibitor Assets To Cypralis Limited 7/13/2016
UTC Aerospace Systems Acquires License For Structural Health Monitoring System Technology From Metis Design Corp. 7/13/2016
Investing In Cures For Cancer: GE Healthcare Poised To Lead Industrialization Of Cell Therapy Industry With Acquisition Of Biosafe Group SA 7/13/2016
Evelo and Epiva Merge to Become a Leading Immuno-Microbiome Platform Company 7/12/2016
C4X Discovery Release: Acquisition Of Drug-Discovery Technologies From MolPlex Ltd 7/12/2016
Imperial Innovations Release: Cell Medica Acquires Delenex Therapeutics To Expand T Cell Immunotherapy Programme 7/12/2016
Cell Medica Acquires Delenex Therapeutics 7/12/2016
Japan's Nichi-Iko Takes Out Sagent Pharma for $736 Million Cash 7/11/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Mulls $10 Billion Bid for Medivation (MDVN) 7/11/2016
Endonovo Announces Binding Letter Of Intent To Acquire Rio Grande Neurosciences, Inc. 7/11/2016
Endonovo Coughs Up $21.5 Million for Rio Grande Neurosciences 7/11/2016
Martindale Pharma Announces Acquisition Of Viridian Pharma 7/11/2016
AMRI (AMRI) Completes Acquisition Of Euticals 7/11/2016
Corin Orthopaedics Shells Out $33 Million for Wright Medical Group (WMGI)'s Large Joints Business 7/11/2016
Moberg Pharma AB (Formerly known as Moberg Derma) Completes Acquisition Of U.S. OTC Brands From Prestige Brands, Inc. 7/8/2016
Lee Biosolutions Acquires Creative Laboratory Products 7/8/2016
BioMarin (BMRN) Shoots Up on Roche (RHHBY) Takeover Rumor 7/8/2016
Investors Look to the Future of AbbVie (ABBV) Post-Patent Protection for Humira 7/8/2016
Bio-Techne (TECH) Takes Out Advanced Cell Diagnostics in $325 Million Deal 7/7/2016
Merit Medical (MMSI) Acquires DFine For $97.5 Million 7/7/2016
Nelipak Acquires Medical Thermoformer 7/7/2016
Pfizer (PFE)'s Growth Strategy: Turning to Smaller M&As 7/7/2016
Amicus (FOLD) Takes Aim at Rare Disease with $90 Million MiaMed Buy 7/7/2016
With Jobs at Stake, Medivation (MDVN) Inks Confidentiality Deals With Sanofi (SNY), Pfizer (PFE) and Celgene (CELG) 7/6/2016
BIND Therapeutics (BIND) Stock Soars After Accepting Pfizer (PFE)’s ‘Stalking Horse’ Asset Bid 7/6/2016
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Scoops Up Swedish Firm Cormorant in $520 Million Deal 7/6/2016
PDL BioPharma (PDLI) Closes Equity Investment Transaction In Noden Pharma For The Acquisition Of Tekturna (Aliskiren) And Tekturna HCT (Aliskiren And Hydrochlorothiazide) 7/6/2016
Halifax Announces Sale Of Envision Pharma Group 7/6/2016
GHO Capital & Ardian Team With Envision Leadership To Acquire The Envision Pharma Group From The Halifax Group 7/6/2016
Ventas To Acquire High-Quality Life Science And Medical Real Estate Leased By Leading Universities, Academic Medical Centers And Research Companies For $1.5 Billion 7/6/2016
Analab Ltd Acquired By Scientific Laboratory Supplies In Market Growth Plan 7/6/2016
Tesaro (TSRO) Stock Soars as Acquisition Rumors Swirl After Excellent Phase III Results 7/5/2016
Aurobindo Pharma (AUROBINDOP.BO) Jumps into Race to Buy $1.5 Billion Teva (TEVA) Portfolio 7/5/2016
Accuron Technologies Acquires Majority Stake In Aurum Healthcare 7/5/2016
Bio-Techne (TECH) Acquires Space Import-Export And Strengthens European Leadership Team 7/5/2016
Merck & Co. (MRK) Pays $400 Million for Brazilian Animal-Health Company for Vallee 7/5/2016
Decision Diagnostics Ends Plans and Communications With Tauriga (TAUG), Concerning Possible Reverse Merger Transaction 7/5/2016
ReproCELL Establishes European Headquarters Through Merger Of Biopta And Reinnervate Limited 7/5/2016
VWR Acquires PAW BioScience Products 7/5/2016
Decision Diagnostics Ends Plans and Communications With Tauriga Sciences Inc. (TAUG) Concerning Possible Reverse Merger Transaction 7/1/2016
Completion Of The Sale Of Canberra To Mirion Technologies 7/1/2016
Nantong Jinghua Pharmaceutical to Buy Alpha Pharma for $165.22 Million 7/1/2016
Averna Acquires US-Based Nexjen Systems 7/1/2016
Opko Health (OPK) to Acquire Transition Therapeutics (TTH.TO) in $60M Deal 6/30/2016
How Amgen (AMGN) Fits Into Pfizer (PFE)’s Restructuring Plans 6/30/2016
Luminex (LMNX) Completes Acquisition Of Nanosphere 6/30/2016
ICON To Acquire Clinical Research Management, Inc. 6/30/2016
Mayne Pharma Expands into U.S. Through the $652 Million Acquisition of 42 Generic Drugs From Allergan (AGN) and Teva (TEVA) 6/28/2016
Halt Medical Announces The First Acquisition Of Acessa Guidance System 6/28/2016
Icagen, Inc. (ICGN) Acquires Sanofi (SNY)'s Oro Valley, Arizona Research Facility 6/28/2016
Prasco Laboratories Expands Its Portfolio Through Acquisition of Teva (TEVA)'s Authorized Generic of Adderall XR (Mixed Salts of a Single-Entity Amphetamine Product) Extended Release Capsules, CII 6/28/2016
Charles River Laboratories (CRL) Acquires Blue Stream Laboratories 6/28/2016
Sartorius Corporation Acquires IntelliCyt for $90 Million in Cash 6/28/2016
Evonik Industries Acquires Transferra Nanosciences Inc. 6/28/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Shareholders May Turn Down Sanofi (SNY)'s Bid 6/27/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Bids $1.1B to Buy Framingham's HeartWare (HTWR) 6/27/2016
Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Announces Expiration Of HSR Waiting Period For Proposed Celator Pharma (CPXX) Acquisition 6/27/2016
Oragenics (OGEN) Announces Completion Of Sale Of Consumer Probiotic Business 6/27/2016
Medtronic (MDT) To Expand Heart Failure Portfolio With Acquisition Of HeartWare (HTWR) 6/27/2016
Bone Medical Ltd Prospectus Offer Closes Oversubscribed - Relisting As Botanix Pharmaceuticals 6/27/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Completes Acquisition Of Anacor (ANAC) 6/24/2016
Glass Lewis Recommends Medivation (MDVN)’s Stockholders Support The Company’s Current Board 6/24/2016
Oxford Immunotec (OXFD) Snaps Up IMUGEN in $22.2 Million Deal 6/24/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Sets the Record Straight on Sanofi (SNY)’s Misleading Claims 6/24/2016
Denmark's Ambu Shells Out $16 Million for ETView Medical, Ltd. 6/24/2016
Biogen (BIIB) in Negotiations to Unload Cambridge Manufacturing Facility 6/24/2016
Oragenics (OGEN) Announces Entry Into Definitive Agreement To Sell Consumer Probiotic Business 6/23/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Could Use the Same Tactics on Medivation (MDVN) that Were Instrumental in Acquiring Genzyme in 2011 6/23/2016
OSI Systems (OSIS) Pays $269 Million Cash for AS&E 6/22/2016
Ningbo Medical System's Biotech Unit Pays $19.6 Million for Troubled Atherotech Diagnostics Lab 6/22/2016
Bay Area's IMPAX Labs (IPXL) Plunks Down $586 Million for a Chunk of Teva (TEVA) and Allergan (AGN)’s Generics Portfolio 6/21/2016
Retrophin (RTRX) Pays Up to $24 Million for Rights to PBC Candidate from Asklepion 6/21/2016
Savara Acquires Serendex Pharmaceuticals 6/21/2016
Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc. Scales Up Spray Drying Capacity 6/21/2016
Alexza Pharma (ALXA) Acquired By Ferrer 6/21/2016
Paramit Acquires Lathrop Engineering, Unifying Innovators In The Development And Manufacturing Of Complex Medical And Life Science Instrumentation 6/21/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Buys North Irish Medical Imaging Company for Undisclosed Amount 6/21/2016
As Monsanto  (MON) Bid Stalls, Bayer AG (BAYZF) Mulls Sale of $3 Billion Radiology Business 6/20/2016
Acquisition Of Keysource Medical Brings Heavy Hitters Back Into The Generic Drug Distribution Game 6/20/2016
Stock Pop Gives Hints that GlobeImmune (GBIM) Might Be Fielding Takeover Offers 6/20/2016
If Spurned By Medivation (MDVN), Sanofi (SNY) May Turn to BioMarin (BMRN) for a Little Love 6/17/2016
Aegerion (AEGR) CEO on Company's Long Road and Its Fresh Start Post-Merger 6/17/2016
Mylan (MYL) To Commence MEDA Offer On June 17 6/17/2016
Response Biomedical (RBM.V) Of Canada Acquired By OrbiMed And China IVD Maker 6/17/2016
Sagent Pharma Forks Over $40 Million for Five ANDAs from Teva (TEVA) 6/16/2016
Arbor Pharma And XenoPort (XNPT) Announce The Expiration Of The HSR Act Waiting Period 6/16/2016
Mylan (MYL) Completes Acquisition Of Renaissance's Leading Topicals-Focused Specialty And Generics Business 6/16/2016
Perrigo (PRGO) Stock Spikes on Rumors of Mystery UK Company’s $20 Billion Acquisition Bid 6/15/2016
Beleaguered Cambridge Drugmaker Aegerion (AEGR) Merges with QLT (QLTI) to Survive 6/15/2016
Pfizer (PFE)-Backed Ziarco Exploring Sale, Deal Could Bring in $1 Billion+ 6/15/2016
WIRB-Copernicus Group Acquires Data And Technology From Karmadata 6/15/2016
Looking at the Odds, Pfizer (PFE), Incyte (INCY) or Merck & Co. (MRK) Will Gobble Up Tiny Agenus (AGEN) 6/14/2016
Japan's Terumo Snaps Up SoCal's Sequent Med for $280 Million 6/14/2016
Valeant (VRX) Brings Morgan Stanley on Board to Sell Dermatology Assets 6/14/2016
Teva (TEVA) Divests Eight Products to Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (RDY)'s for $350 Million 6/13/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Files Definitive Consent Revocation Statement And Mails Letter To Stockholders 6/13/2016
ContraVir Completes Merger With Ciclofilin Pharmaceuticals 6/13/2016
Nexus BioPharma Completes Merger 6/13/2016
Valeant (VRX) Mulls Over Selling Egyptian Drugmaker Amoun and Latin American Assets 6/10/2016
Zimmer Biomet's Buyout History Worries Some at LDR (LDRH) 6/10/2016
Integrated DNA Technologies Acquires Oligonucleotide Synthesis Company ValueGene, Inc. 6/10/2016
Days After Judge Overturns Merck & Co. (MRK)-Gilead (GILD) Lawsuit, Merck Acquires Bay Area's Afferent Pharma for $1.2 Billion 6/10/2016
Aspen Pharmacare Bags Anaesthetics Portfolio from AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) in $770 Million Deal 6/9/2016
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Changes Offer Conditions For Acquisition Of Shares In Exiqon A/S 6/9/2016
Synta (SNTA) Announces Date And Location Of Annual Meeting Of Stockholders To Vote On Merger With Madrigal 6/9/2016
Post Lighting Spinoff, Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Eyes Billion-Dollar Deals 6/8/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Enters Bundled Ortho Implant Space with Responsive Orthopedics Buy 6/8/2016
MediBeacon Acquires Mannheim Pharma & Diagnostics 6/8/2016
PnuVax To Acquire Inactivated Yellow Fever Vaccine Intellectual Property From GE Healthcare 6/8/2016
Allergan (AGN) CEO Dishes on Strategy and Some Of His Battles Over Deals And Mergers 6/7/2016
Fresenius AG, Smiths Group Have Emerged as Final Bidders for Pfizer (PFE)'s $1.5 Billion Infusion Pumps Biz 6/7/2016
Zimmer Biomet Shells Out $1 Billion for Spine Surgery Device Firm LDR (LDRH) 6/7/2016
NuVasive (NUVA) Snaps Up Biotronic NeuroNetwork in $98 Million Cash Deal 6/7/2016
Pharma Deals Are Being Reviewed Much More Often Than Other Mergers At The FTC 6/7/2016
BioDuro, LLC Launches As Unique Contract Research And Drug Manufacturing Organization 6/7/2016
Elsevier, Inc. Acquires Laboratory Data Management Tool Hivebench 6/7/2016
Advanced Biological Laboratories SA (ABL) Acquires Fedialis Medica To Strengthen Existing HIV/AIDS And Viral Hepatitis Clinical Software And Patient Register Offering 6/6/2016
ASCO2016: AbbVie (ABBV) Pushes R&D, While Stemcentrx's Lung Cancer Drug Shows Early Promise 6/6/2016
JSS Medical Research Establishes Its Presence In Europe 6/6/2016
Frontage Laboratories Announces The Acquisition Of Philadelphia And Aurora Facilities From Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS) By Frontage’s Affiliate, Frontida Biopharm 6/6/2016
H.B. Fuller Company Agrees To Acquire Cyberbond, L.L.C. 6/6/2016
Here’s Why 5 Billionaire-Led Funds Gobbled Up 3.3 Million Shares of Celldex (CLDX) Stock 6/3/2016
2 Stocks Billionaires Who Made a Killing Off of Celator Pharma (CPXX) are Buying 6/3/2016
Rumors Floating Again that Roche (RHHBY) or GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Might Acquire Bay Area’s Pacific Biosciences (PACB) 6/3/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Boss Discusses M&A Strategy and Says No to Tax Inversions 6/3/2016
Why Sanofi (SNY) is So Infatuated With the Bay Area’s Medivation (MDVN) 6/3/2016
Amarantus Completes Sale Of Diagnostics Division, Announces Fiscal Year 2015 And First Quarter 2016 Financial Results 6/3/2016
Abbott (ABT) Tries to Bail Out of $5.8 Billion Deal as Alere (ALR) Faces Bribery Probes, But it Won't Be Easy 6/3/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Unloads Gout Drug Rights to Grunenthal in $230 Million+ Deal 6/2/2016
VWR International, Inc. (VWR) Acquires JM Separations, B.V. 6/2/2016
FUJIFILM's New COO Still Seeking M&A After Failing to Buy Toshiba's Medical Biz 6/2/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Forks Over $3.3 Billion for Hair Care Products Maker Vogue 6/2/2016
Vertellus Specialties Receives Approval Of First Day Motions Ensuring Its Ability To Operate As Usual And Uphold Its Financial Obligations Throughout Sale Process 6/2/2016
Activist Investor Carl Icahn's Big Buy of Allergan (AGN) Shares Raises Questions of Influence 6/1/2016
Why Intercept Pharma (ICPT) Just Became an Even More Attractive Takeover Target 6/1/2016
Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Pays $1.5 Billion for Celator Pharma (CPXX) to Gain a Promising Leukemia Drug 6/1/2016
San Diego Startups Oncternal and Tokalas Merge to Form Clinical-Stage Biotech with Promising Oncology Pipeline 6/1/2016
Atos Medical Sold to PE Firm for $946 Million 6/1/2016
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Snaps Up Sividon Diagnostics in $56 Million Deal 6/1/2016
LabX Media Group Acquires Reagent Search Engine 1DegreeBio 6/1/2016
Specialty CROs, WCCT Global And Medelis, Announce Merger To Deliver Expanded Oncology And Clinical Research Services 6/1/2016
Partners Group To Acquire PCI Pharma Services, A Leading Global Provider Of Outsourced Pharmaceutical Services 6/1/2016
Grifols (GRFS) Coughs Up $50 Million for a 20% Stake in Singulex 5/31/2016
Embattled Valeant (VRX) Reportedly Spurned a Takeover Offer from Takeda (TKPYY)-TPG 5/31/2016
Lenders Pick Up Vertellus Specialties' Assets in $453.8 Million Deal 5/31/2016
ContraVir To Expand Hepatitis B Portfolio Through Strategic Merger Agreement With Ciclofilin Pharmaceuticals 5/31/2016
Jawbone Stopped Making Fitness Trackers and Sold Extra Inventory to Third-Party Reseller 5/31/2016
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Expands into Pharma Market, Antes Up $4.2 Billion for FEI Company 5/27/2016
Making Sense of Alnylam (ALNY)’s Recent Stock Surge 5/27/2016
Baxalta (BXLT) Shareholders Vote To Approve Combination 5/27/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Files Preliminary Consent Revocation Statement 5/27/2016
Advanced Accelerator Applications Expands Its Presence In Germany With Strategic Acquisition Of Two Production Sites 5/27/2016
BioStem Technologies Acquires TEN Health Behavior Change Platform 5/27/2016
Count Celgene (CELG) and Gilead (GILD) as New Suitors to Acquire the Popular Medivation (MDVN) 5/26/2016
Armetheon Completes Acquisition Of Budiodarone And Plans Development For The Treatment Of Ventricular Tachycardia In Patients With Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators 5/26/2016
Amulet Capital Partners, LP Announces Acquisition Of SynteractHCR 5/26/2016
Israeli Startup HIL Applied Medical Acquires US-Based Nanolabz Inc. - En Route To Developing Advanced Cancer Radiotherapy Systems 5/26/2016
Spero Acquires Novel Gyrase Inhibitors From Vertex (VRTX) 5/25/2016
PDL BioPharma (PDLI) Bags Novartis AG (NVS)'s Hypertension Drugs Via $107 Million Investment in Noden Pharma 5/25/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Urges Stockholders To Reject Sanofi (SNY)’s Attempt To Replace Medivation Board Of Directors 5/25/2016
Ensemble Therapeutics Corporation Announces Global Pharma Partner Expands Access To IL-17 Assets 5/25/2016
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (RDY)’s Enters The Branded Consumer Health Arena Through The Acquisition Of Six OTC Brands 5/25/2016
Thunderbolt Pharma, Inc., A Vitesse Biologics Company, Acquires Rights To BAFF/APRIL Dual Antagonist Program From Astellas Pharma Inc. 5/25/2016
Amid Restructuring and Lawsuits, Novartis AG (NVS) Indicates It Might Sell $14 Billion Roche (RHHBY) Stock Without a Premium 5/25/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Formally Files Papers to Oust the Medivation (MDVN) Board that Rejected Its $9.3 Billion Bid 5/25/2016
Arbor Pharma Shells Out $467 Million for Bay Area’s Restless Leg Drug Company XenoPort (XNPT) 5/24/2016
Allergan (AGN) Eyes Smaller M&A Deals After $40.5 Billion Sale of Its Generics Unit to Teva (TEVA) is Completed 5/24/2016
M&A Targets Pfizer (PFE) and Others Could be Eyeballing 5/24/2016