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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
Trump Can Lower Drug Prices By U.S. Government Purchase Of Drug Companies 1/19/2017
Telix Pharma Release: Company Acquires Glioblastoma Program From Therapeia 1/19/2017
PharmAthene, Inc. (PIP) Release: Company And Altimmune Announce Merger To Create Immunotherapeutics Company Targeting Infectious Diseases 1/19/2017
Ethypharm Release: Company Acquires Martindale Pharma In The UK 1/19/2017
WuXi AppTec Release: Company Acquires Biology Focused R&D Service Leader HD Biosciences Co., Ltd 1/19/2017
Massachusetts' CoLucid Pharma (CLCD) Surges on $960 Million Eli Lilly (LLY) Buyout Deal 1/18/2017
Why the Government Should Pay $156 Billion to Own Gilead (GILD) 1/18/2017
Allergan (AGN) Coughs Up $15 Million for Failing to Disclose Merger Talks With Actavis (ACT) 1/18/2017
Amatsigroup Release: Company Acquires Disposable-Lab And Enhances Its Leadership In Development Services For Injectable Drug Products 1/18/2017
Eisai Company (ESALY.PK) Release: Transfer Of Rights To Insomia Treatment / Anaesthesia Induction Agent Flunitrazepam In Japan 1/16/2017
Sanpower Release: Week in Review: China's Company Pays $820 For Provenge, a Prostate Immunotherapy 1/16/2017
JPM17: Surprise! Pfizer (PFE) is Still Deal Hungry for M&As After Medivation (MDVN) 1/16/2017
Here's a Look at Allergan (AGN)'s Opportunity in NASH 1/16/2017
RainDance Technologies Release: Company To Be Sold To Bio-Rad (BIO) 1/16/2017
Bio-Rad (BIO) Release: Company To Acquire RainDance Technologies And Droplet Intellectual Property 1/16/2017
Kitov (KTOV) Jumps Headfirst Into Immuno-Oncology With the Acquisition of TyrNovo 1/13/2017
After Ariad (ARIA), These 3 Drug Cancer Firms Could be Taken Out Next 1/12/2017
VWR International, Inc. (VWR) Release: Company Acquires Seastar Chemicals Inc. 1/12/2017
JPM17: Eli Lilly (LLY) Not Looking for a Mega-Merger But Stays Open to Other M&A Deals 1/11/2017
Debt-Ridden Valeant (VRX) Offloads Dendreon (DNDN) for $819.9 Million Cash 1/11/2017
How Gilead (GILD) Can Spend Its $32 Billion Stockpile to Reignite Investor Optimism 1/11/2017
Cosmetic Giant L'Oreal Pays $1.3 Billion for Three Skincare Brands From Valeant (VRX) 1/11/2017
Phoenix Life Sciences Release: Pharma Terminates Merger With MediJane Holdings 1/11/2017
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Scoops Up Derma Sciences (DSCI) in $204 Million Deal 1/11/2017
Cambridge's Merrimack (MACK) Slashes 80% of Workforce, Sells Off Cancer Drugs in $1.025 Billion Deal 1/10/2017
Takeda (TKPYY) Swallows Up Struggling Ariad (ARIA) in $5.2 Billion Deal 1/10/2017
JPM17: Vertex (VRTX) Game Plan for Growth in 2017 1/10/2017
PENTAX Medical Release: Device Company Expands Interventional Endoscopy Offering With Acquisition Of C2 Therapeutics 1/10/2017
Hill-Rom Pays $330 Milion Cash for Mortara, a Leader in Diagnostic Cardiology and Patient Monitoring Technology 1/10/2017
LabCorp (LH) Release: Life Sci To Acquire Assets Of Mount Sinai Health System Clinical Outreach Laboratories 1/10/2017
Pharmaron LLC Release: CRO Acquires Xceleron 1/10/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Sees No Opening to Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Talks After Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Steps Back in 1/10/2017
ForSight VISION4 Release: Biotech Announces Acquisition By Roche (RHHBY) 1/10/2017
M Pharmaceuticals Release: Pharma Announces Plans On Expanding Distribution Of Successful OTC 1/10/2017
Gilead (GILD)'s New Hire Fuels Talk of an Acquisition 1/9/2017
Teva (TEVA) Announces Completion Of Sale Of UK And Ireland Actavis (ACT) Assets And Operations Following European Commission Approval 1/9/2017
Allergan (AGN) Enters Parkinson's Disease Through Option Arrangement With Lysosomal Therapeutics For Its Potential First-In-Class Breakthrough Compounds 1/9/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) And Savara Sign Merger Agreement 1/9/2017
RXi Pharma (RXII) Completes Acquisition Of MirImmune Inc. And Appoints New Chief Business Officer 1/9/2017
BioDelivery (BDSI) Closes Transaction To Reacquire License To BELBUCA From Endo Pharma (ENDP) 1/9/2017
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Enhances Bioinformatics Portfolio With Acquisition Of OmicSoft 1/9/2017
Mylan (MYL) Acquires Cold-EEZE Brand To Further Expand OTC Business 1/9/2017
Celgene (CELG) Grabs Option to Take Over Anokion in $55 Million Deal 1/9/2017
This is Why Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Canceled Its Appearance at the J.P. Morgan Conference Next Week 1/6/2017
5 Biotechs That Could be Big Takeover Targets in 2017 1/6/2017
Rumors Have Pfizer (PFE) Eyeing This SoCal Biotech 1/6/2017
Embattled Theranos Gets a New Landlord 1/6/2017
OncoGenex (OGXI) And Achieve Life Science, Inc. Announce Definitive Merger Agreement 1/6/2017
Novanta (GSIG) To Acquire The RFID Assets Of Trimble 1/6/2017
Invitae Acquires Patient-Centered Data Company AltaVoice, Creating New Offerings To Advance Research And Access To Care For Patients With Inherited And Rare Diseases 1/6/2017
Pfizer (PFE) Unloads Last Remaining Piece of Its Broadway Triangle Site in New York for $28 Million 1/6/2017
Open Therapeutics Buys Majority Stake Of Pilus Energy Subsidiary From Tauriga (TAUG) 1/6/2017
SoCal Biotech Arena (ARNA) Officially Bails on Weight Loss Drug to Focus on New Products 1/5/2017
Abbott (ABT) Completes The Acquisition Of St. Jude Medical (STJ) 1/5/2017
Trividia Health Announces Strategic Acquisition Of Freedom Meditech 1/5/2017
Shire (SHPG) Sells RNA Therapy Program to RaNA Therapeutics for Stake in Company 1/4/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Rumored to Be Buying Intercept Pharma (ICPT) 1/4/2017
7 Juicy Acquisition Targets in Biopharma for 2017 1/4/2017
Nivalis (NVLS) Begins Exploring Strategic Alternatives and Streamlining Ops After Clinical Trial Setback 1/4/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes Buys Technology From Interventional Spine for Undisclosed Sum 1/4/2017
Bruker Corporation Announces Acquisition of CMO InVivo Biotech to Expand Business 1/4/2017
PixarBio CEO Makes $77 Million Takeover Bid for His Old Company InVivo Therapeutics (NVIV) 1/4/2017
Custopharm Acquires Two ANDA Pharmaceutical Products From Perrigo (PRGO) 1/4/2017
Bruker Corporation Announces Acquisition Of SCiLS GmbH To Advance MALDI Imaging Software Solutions For Life Science, Pharma And Pathology Research Applications 1/4/2017
China Cord Blood Receives Notice Of Entry Into Conditional Sale Agreement 1/4/2017
Bayer (BAY) Demonstrates Commitment To Cattle Producers Through Acquisition Of Cydectin Product Line 1/4/2017
Malin Corporation (MLC.IR) Announces Investment In Cilatus BioPharma AG 1/4/2017
Acura Pharma (ACUR) Exploring Strategic Alternatives, Including a Possible Sale 1/4/2017
MilliporeSigma Acquires BioControl To Strengthen Position In Food Safety Testing 1/4/2017
PolyPeptide Group Completes Acquisition Of Lonza Group (LZAGY.PK)'s Peptides Business And Operations In Braine-l'Alleud, Belgium 1/4/2017
Indicia Production Acquires METIS Biotechnologies 1/3/2017
Abbott (ABT) Acquisition of St. Jude Medical (STJ) Set to Close This Week 1/3/2017
5 December 2016 Deals That Fueled Big Biotech Run-Ups On Wall Street 1/3/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Deal Could Break Up Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Into Two Companies 1/3/2017
Flamel Technologies Completes Cross-Border Merger And Becomes Avadel Pharma (FLML) 1/3/2017
Abbott (ABT) Acquisition of St. Jude Medical (STJ) Set to Close on January 4, 2017 12/30/2016
Apollo Endosurgery Completes Merger With Lpath (LPTN); Initiates Trading on NASDAQ as ‘APEN’ 12/30/2016
Abbott (ABT)’s $25B St. Jude Medical (STJ) Tie-up Approved in China 12/30/2016
Golden Meditech To Sell Its Equity Interest In China Cord Blood For Cash Consideration Of RMB5.764 Billion 12/30/2016
TetraLogic (TLOG) Announces Completion Of Sale Of SMAC Mimetic And HDAC Inhibitor Assets To Medivir (MVRBF) 12/29/2016
Eurofins Acquires Villapharma In Spain 12/29/2016
Boehringer Ingelheim to Sell Off Animal Health Products to Enable Sanofi (SNY) Swap 12/29/2016
Taking a Shot on Who Might Buy Incyte (INCY) in 2017 12/28/2016
SoCal Essentialis and Bay Area Biotech to Merge and Form Newly Combined Company 12/28/2016
Why Bayer (BAY)'s Deal to Buy Monsanto (MON) Makes No Sense 12/28/2016
Inside Stock Purchases Hint That Abbott (ABT) Deals Will Be Resolved 12/28/2016
Tauriga (TAUG) Sells Majority Stake Of Pilus Energy Subsidiary To Open Therapeutics 12/27/2016
Oncobiologics (ONSIU) Issues $8.35 Million Of Senior Secured Notes And Warrants To Acquire 1.9 Million Shares As Part Of Aggregate $10.0 Million Note And 2.3 Million Warrant Offering 12/27/2016
Tolero Pharmaceuticals to Be Acquired for Up to $780 Million 12/27/2016
Neogen Corporation (NEOG) Acquires Brazil-based Rogama 12/27/2016
New York-Based Dipexium (DPRX) to Merge with Privately-Held PLx Pharma Inc. 12/27/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Completes Acquisition Of Small Molecule Anti-Infective Business From AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) 12/27/2016
U.S. Regulator Poised to Approve Abbott (ABT) Purchase of St. Jude Medical (STJ), Sources Say 12/27/2016
Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS) to Acquire Cancer Product from Novartis AG (NVS) for $175 Million 12/22/2016
Battle for Actelion (ALIOF.PK): Sanofi (SNY) is Out, Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is Back In 12/22/2016
Why Biogen (BIIB)'s New CEO Stands To Gain From An Acquisition 12/22/2016
PerkinElmer (PKI)'s Medical Imaging Business to be Acquired for $276 Million 12/22/2016
Allergan (AGN) Dives Deep into $2.9 Billion Cash Deal With New Jersey Biotech 12/21/2016
Agilent (A) Bags Genetic Testing Firm for $68M Cash 12/21/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Buys TECH Fort Worth Client Encore Vision 12/21/2016
Shanghai's Harbour Biomed Raises $50 Million; Acquires Discovery Company 12/21/2016
Investors Grow Impatient With Sanofi (SNY) and Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Over Acquisition and Possible Contingent Value Right 12/21/2016
Accuray Inc. (ARAY) Release: Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital To Acquire Three RadixactTM Systems 12/21/2016
Astellas (ALPMY) Completes Acquisition Of Ganymed 12/21/2016
Newly Formed Company Gains Celgene (CELG), Versant Ventures Backing 12/20/2016
Soluble Therapeutics Acquired By CytoBioscience 12/20/2016
SYGNIS Acquires Profitable US Life Sciences Tools Company C.B.S. Scientific For U.S. $0.9 Million In Cash And Shares 12/20/2016
AGC Asahi Glass Signs Agreement To Acquire CMC Biologics 12/20/2016
Menarini-Silicon Biosystems To Acquire CELLSEARCH CTC System 12/20/2016
Sweden’s SCA Buys BSN Medical GmbH for $2.8B 12/19/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Snaps Up Mid-Stage Eczema Rival 12/19/2016
Vivo Capital And ZQ Capital Limited Enter Into An Agreement To Acquire Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANPI) 12/19/2016
New Global Upstart Acquires Harbour Biomed Antibodies, Expands Boston Unit 12/19/2016
Elsalys Biotech Acquires Rights Of TRANSGENE (ENX:TNG)'s Anti-CD115 Antibody 12/16/2016
Booming Regeneron (REGN) Buys Another Building in New York 12/16/2016
Celldex (CLDX)'s Biggest Failure in 2016 12/16/2016
Domainex Ltd Invests In NanoTemper Technologies MicroScale Thermophoresis Technology To Advance Its Fragment-Based Drug Discovery Services 12/16/2016
Tongfang Kontafarma Announces Proposed Acquisition Of 29% Stake In Korean Pharmaceutical Company Binex 12/16/2016
Digging Deeper on Why Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Abandoned the Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Acquisition 12/15/2016
Baxter International (BAX) Coughs Up $625 Million for Generics Injectables Biz 12/15/2016
Repligen (RGEN) Buys TangenX for $39 Million 12/15/2016
Medivir (MVRBF) Completes The Divestment Of BioPhausia AB - A Transfer Of Approx. SEK 870m To The Shareholders Through A Share Redemption Offer Will Be Proposed 12/15/2016
ERT Acquires Exco InTouch 12/15/2016
Hologic (HOLX) Sells Blood Screen Biz to Grifols (GRFS) in $1.85 Billion Deal 12/15/2016
Lonza Group (LZAGY.PK) Clinches $5.5 Billion Deal for U.S. Drug Capsules Maker Capsugel 12/15/2016
Evotec AG (EVTG.F) Completes Acquisition Of Cyprotex (COTXF.PK) 12/15/2016
Takara Bio USA And Rubicon Genomics Announce Merger Agreement 12/15/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Walks and Sanofi (SNY) Steps in to Woo Actelion (ALIOF.PK) 12/14/2016
Hygiena To Acquire Food Safety Diagnostics Business From DuPont (DD) 12/14/2016
Omnicell (OMCL) Completes Acquisition Of Ateb, Inc. 12/14/2016
A&E Medical Corporation, A Portfolio Company Of Vance Street Capital, Acquires Medical Concepts Europe 12/14/2016
Vitruvian Acquires Majority Shareholding In Phlexglobal From Bridgepoint 12/14/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Closes Acquisition Of Advanced Biological Tissue Capabilities And Acquires Common Shares Of Neovasc (NVC) 12/13/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Divests 80% Stake in Lumileds for $1.5 Billion 12/13/2016
Heritage Global Partners To Manage Global Online Auction Of Nuclea BiotechnologiesFDA-Cleared Diagnostic Intellectual Property Assets And Materials 12/13/2016
Monsanto (MON) Shareowners Approve Merger With Bayer (BAY) 12/13/2016
Lonza Group (LZAGY.PK) in Talks to By KKR's Capsugel in $5 Billion+ Deal 12/12/2016
Grunenthal To Acquire Commercialization Rights Of Qutenza In Europe From Astellas Pharma Europe 12/12/2016
Medovex Corporation Completes Sale Of Assets Of Streamline, Inc. To Skytron, LLC 12/12/2016
Mandarin Capital Pays $17 Million For Majority Stake In Italian CMO 12/9/2016
Evonik Industries Acquires Silica Business Of J.M. Huber For 630 Million US Dollars 12/9/2016
Donald Trump's Win Could Spur More Pharma Deals 12/8/2016
Hanson Research Acquired By Teledyne Instruments 12/8/2016
MSD Completes Merger With First Choice Medical Supply 12/8/2016
Why Big Pharma Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is Getting Into Startups 12/8/2016
Abbott (ABT) Files Complaint to Abort $5.8 Billion Alere (ALR) Deal 12/8/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) the Latest to Join the Asset-Selling Party as it Looks to Offload $496 Million CNS Drugs 12/8/2016
AddLife Acquires Biolin Scientific AB – World Leading Instruments For Material Analysis At The Nanoscale 12/7/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) CEO Plays Down Prospects For Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Bid 12/7/2016
Hoya Vision Care Announces Agreement To Acquire Safety Prescription Eyewear Business From 3M Company (MMM) 12/7/2016
Melanoma Foundation Of New England Announces Merger With Make Big Change 12/7/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Feels the Competition as Sanofi (SNY) May Throw Hat In the Ring for Actelion (ALIOF.PK) 12/6/2016
Sienna Biopharma Acquires Creabilis plc 12/6/2016
H2-Phama Aquires Rights to 15 Mayne Pharma Products 12/6/2016
Teledyne Acquires Hanson Research Corporation 12/6/2016
Boston's Acetylon Gets Taken Out By Celgene (CELG), Will Spin Out Startup Regenacy Pharma 12/6/2016
How Pfizer (PFE) Stacks Up Against Warren Buffett's Acquistion Criteria 12/5/2016
DNA Diagnostics Center Announces Acquisition Of IDENTIGENE 12/5/2016
Avara Completes Acquisition And Secures Jobs At Avlon Site Near Bristol, UK 12/5/2016
Pros and Cons of Pfizer (PFE) Buying Exelixis (EXEL) 12/2/2016
Teleflex Inc. (TFX) Coughs Up $1 Billion for Vascular Solutions (VASC) 12/2/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Divests Tissue Processing Tech to Boston Scientific (BSX) in $75 Million Deal 12/2/2016
DXE Medical Acquires FASTEX AED To Distribute AEDs Nationwide 12/2/2016
Tamarack Biotics Signals Intent To Implement SurePure Technology 12/2/2016
Brooks Automation Announces The Acquisition Of Cool Lab, LLC 12/1/2016
Coloplast (COLOB.CO) Scoops Up Comfort Medical in $160 Million Deal 12/1/2016
Oncodesign SA Completes The Acquisition Of François Hyafil Research Centre And Appoints Two New Strategic Activity Directors 12/1/2016
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group Acquires Aflex Hose 12/1/2016
Bench International Inc. Sets Stage For Chase Pharma' Sale To Allergan (AGN) 12/1/2016
Luye Pharma Group Ltd. Announces The Completion Of Acquisition Of Acino Holding Ltd's Transdermal Drug Delivery Systems Business 12/1/2016
Neogen Corporation (NEOG) Acquires U.K.-based Quat-Chem 12/1/2016
Medicure (MCU) Closes Acquisition Of Majority Interest In Apicore LLC 12/1/2016
Valeant (VRX)'s $10 Billion Salix (SLXP) Deal With Takeda (TKPYY) Falls Apart 12/1/2016
Heptares To Acquire G7 Therapeutics AG To Extend Leadership In GPCR-Focused Drug Discovery And Development 11/30/2016
10 Biotechs That Could be Bought Out Thanks to the Trump Bump 11/30/2016
Viracta Therapeutics Acquires Phase II Epigenetic Drug Candidate From Chroma Therapeutics 11/30/2016
Celldex (CLDX) Completes Acquisition Of Kolltan Pharma 11/30/2016
City of Hope And Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) Combine To Advance Precision Medicine And Speed Translational Research 11/30/2016
Holding Onto Billions, Astellas (ALPMY) CEO Hunts for Next Blockbuster 11/30/2016
Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Falls as the 'It's Complicated' Tag Gets Slapped on Relationship With Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) 11/29/2016
Patheon (PTHN) Takes Over Roche (RHHBY)'s North Carolina Facility, Saving 200 Jobs 11/29/2016
Is This Valeant (VRX)'s Next Pariah? 11/29/2016
Amgen (AMGN), Biogen (BIIB), Celgene (CELG) Eye M&A In Trump's "Pro-Biotech" World 11/29/2016
Undisclosed Buyer Snags Bay Area Medical Device Facility for $29.8 Million 11/29/2016
Omnicell (OMCL) To Acquire Leading Pharmacy Provider Ateb, Inc. 11/29/2016
ViGene Biosciences Acquires The cGMP Manufacturing Facility And Assets Of Omnia Biosciences 11/29/2016
University of Alabama at Birmingham Selects MILabs Adaptive U-CT To Expand Its Pulmonary Research 11/29/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Makes a Play for This $19.9 Billion Swiss Biotech 11/29/2016
Former Allergan (AGN) Exec Who Now Helms Chase Pharma Inks $1 Billion Pact With Brent Saunders and His New Gang 11/28/2016
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Takes Out Israel Cardiac Device Maker in $690 Million Deal, Adds $1 Billion to Stock Buyback Plan 11/28/2016
Arteriocyte Divests Med Device Unit 11/28/2016
Macrocure (MCUR) Announces New Date For Special General Meeting Of Shareholders To Approve Merger With Leap Therapeutics 11/28/2016
Evonik Industries To Acquire Technology From METEX For The Fermentative Production Of Methionine 11/28/2016
VMS Rehab Systems Confirms Plans To Acquire Interactive Health Systems, Inc. 11/23/2016
Zosano (ZSAN) Announces Sale Of Non-Strategic Asset 11/23/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Rumored to be Exploring Sale of Ritalin, Clozaril and Exelon, Deal Could Bring in $300 Million 11/23/2016
KalVista Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing Of Merger With Carbylan 11/22/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Closes EndoChoice Acquisition 11/22/2016
Bruker Corporation Completes Acquisition Of Preclinical PET Imaging Business 11/22/2016
Primex Pharma Acquired Italian Leader OGNA, Expands To Dental Surgery And Anaesthetics 11/22/2016