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Biotech/Pharma - Spin Off / Spin Out
Kastle Therapeutics Launches In Chicago 7/30/2015
Greatbatch (GB) Eyes Spin-Off of Nuvectra 7/30/2015
Allergan (AGN) Considers Breaking Up Into Two Businesses Months After Actavis (ACT) Merger 7/28/2015
Two Nanotech Firms Named To Start-Up New York 7/24/2015
Harvard University's Wyss Institute Spins Out Startup MediCollector 7/23/2015
Ludwig Cancer Research And University of Oxford Launch Cancer Immunotherapy Spinout 7/9/2015
Baxter International (BAX) Spinout Baxalta Finally Has Long Awaited Launch 7/2/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN)'s Antibiotics Alums Emerge at Biotech Spinout Entasis Therapeutics 7/2/2015
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Finally Spins Off SeaSpine 7/2/2015
MIT Spinout SQZ Biotech Nabs $5 Million 6/24/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Pours $95 Million into Cell Research Institute in Quest for New Drugs 6/18/2015
Hitachi America, Ltd. Announces Establishment Of A Subsidiary In Elk Grove Village, Illinois 6/18/2015
Avalon and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Bankroll Three More Biotech Startups 6/17/2015
NeXeption Forms New Company Velicept Therapeutics; Intends To Merge With AltheRx To Advance Solabegron For The Treatment Of Overactive Bladder 6/15/2015
New Canadian Company ExCellThera Launches 6/15/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Split Could Come as Early as 2015-2016, J.P. Morgan Says 6/9/2015
N8 Medical to Split Med Device and Pharma Businesses 6/8/2015
Pozen, Inc. (POZN), Tribute to Unite Under Newly Formed Aralez Label 6/8/2015
Former Genentech (RHHBY) CFO Launches Digital Lyra Health to Fix Mental Health System 6/5/2015
Baxter International (BAX) Launches a New Biotech in South San Francisco 6/2/2015
US Equity Holdings Secures Funding To Launch Aelan Cell Technologies -- A Stem Cell R&D Technology Company Focused On Aging And Regenerative Medicine 6/2/2015
Encore Dermatology A New Specialty Dermatology Company 5/19/2015
Three Former Genentech (RHHBY) Researchers Launch Neuroscience Company Denali Therapeutics With $217 Million 5/18/2015
Sorrento Establishes TNK Therapeutics Subsidiary With Focus On Cellular Immunotherapies 5/18/2015
Moderna Debuts Third mRNA Startup Elpidera, Will Continuing Hiring Plan 5/13/2015
Xention Limited Introduces Metrion Biosciences, A Specialist Ion Channel Screening Business 5/13/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), University of North Carolina Set Up $20 Million Spinoff to Find a Cure for HIV/AIDS 5/12/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Holds Onto HIV Business in Wake of Deals with Novartis AG (NVS) 5/6/2015
SV Bank Exec: New Companies Are Booming, As “Frothy” Market Looks to Novel Science 5/5/2015
New Company To Develop Vaccines, Discovered By City of Hope Researchers, To Protect Against CMV Infections In Cancer Patients 5/4/2015
Quintiles (Q) Establishes Bioanalytical Laboratory In Europe 5/4/2015
Kadmon Corporation Launches New Gene Therapy Subsidiary 5/1/2015
NetScientific Forms Triventis With Meridian Health 5/1/2015
cytena, A University of Freiburg Spin-Off, Received EUR 1.1 Million Of Seed Capital From HTGF And A Private Investor 4/29/2015
Tartan Holdings, LLC Acquires Real Estate And Assets From Moog Inc.; Launches iuvo Bioscience 4/21/2015
NeuroVive Sets Up Shop in France and Intends to Hire for R&D 4/20/2015
ThromboGenics NV (TBGNF) and VIB Form New Company to Research Roche (RHHBY)-Rejected Cancer Drug 4/16/2015
This San Francisco Startup Wants to be the Salesforce of Biotech 4/16/2015
Clyde Biosciences, A Leading Drug Toxicity Testing Company, Closes Series A Investment 4/14/2015
Flexus Biosciences Chemists Spin Off New Company After Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) $1.25 Billion Buyout 4/8/2015
AOP Orphan Pharmaceuticals AG And Rigi Healthcare Start Rigi Orphan Inc., USA 4/8/2015
Coronado Biosciences (CNDO) Forms New Subsidiary, Diavax Biosciences, To Develop Novel Immunotherapies For Cytomegalovirus 4/2/2015
Paidion Research, Inc. Release: New (RTP) CRO Focuses Exclusively On Pediatric Clinical Research 3/24/2015
FORMA Therapeutics, Inc. And Cancer Research Technology Form Two Virtual Companies To Advance Deubiquitination Assets 3/23/2015
Neovacs SA Strengthens North American Presence With Formation Of U.S. Subsidiary 3/23/2015
New Company Mustang Therapeutics Formed by Coronado Biosciences (CNDO), City of Hope 3/19/2015
Diagnosis Of Rare Genetic Diseases Receives A Boost As Congenica Gains £2M SBRI Award To Fast-Track Technology For Gene-Disease Interpretation 3/11/2015
Launch Of Mimabs, Pre-Industrial Demonstrator Accelerating Development Of Immunotherapy Antibodies 3/9/2015
Adocia Opens A Subsidiary In The USA And Is Pleased To Appoint Simon Bruce, MD And Stephen Daly 3/5/2015
Coronado Biosciences (CNDO) Forms New Subsidiary, Checkpoint Therapeutics, To Develop Novel Immuno-Oncology Antibodies 3/4/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) to Carve Out Antibiotic R&D Into New $40 Million Firm; Move Will Impact 95 Employees 3/2/2015
Cromos Pharma Launches Cardiorus, A Premier Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery Site Research Organization 2/27/2015
Peter Thiel's San Francisco Nonprofit Funds Three More Big Science Startups 2/11/2015
With the Help of Two Amgen (AMGN) Scientists, Ex-Dendreon (DNDN) CEO Launches Stealth Next-Gen Immunotherapy Startup in Seattle 2/9/2015
Bio/Med Investor Network Release: Angel Network Formed To Invest In Early-Stage Life Science Companies 2/9/2015
Syncona LLP and UCL Business PLC Announce the Formation Of Autolus Limited, A Cancer Immunotherapy Company 1/22/2015
ArcherDX Launches From QIAGEN Inc. (QGEN) Acquisition Of Enzymatics 1/12/2015
Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (OCLS) Announces New Dermatology Division, IntraDerm Pharmaceuticals 1/7/2015
Naia Limited, New International Drug Development Company, Launches With Experienced Executive Team And Licensing Agreements For Rare And Metabolic Diseases Assets 1/5/2015
SCRA Technology Ventures Announces New SC Launch Companies 12/16/2014
Queen Mary Spinout Steathyx Therapeutics Ltd. Secures £2m Series A Funding 12/16/2014
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Announces Filing Of Form 10 Registration Statement In Connection With Planned Spin Off Of Biopharmaceuticals Business 12/11/2014
Northern Biologics Launches With $10 Million In Pocket 12/10/2014
Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Launches Pharma Spin-Off 11/17/2014
New Biotech Intracellular Technologies Launches 11/13/2014
Ex-Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Executives Set Up Their Own Venture Bion Pharma In NJ 11/12/2014
Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Unveils Name And CFO For Pharma Unit Being Split Off 11/4/2014
Activist Investor Third Point Urges Amgen (AMGN) To Break Up 10/23/2014
Viamet Pharmaceuticals Withdraws $75 Million IPO, Spins Off Cancer Program To Form Innocrin Pharmaceuticals 10/22/2014
Successful Spin-Out of ImevaX Gmbh From The Technische Universität München (TUM) And Funding By The Federal Ministry Of Education And Research (BMBF) With EURO 5.9 Million 10/15/2014
Ex-Dendreon Corporation (DNDN) CEO Gold Working On New Cancer Drug Startups 10/14/2014
Biotech Startup Novare Pharmaceuticals Launches In Boston 10/8/2014
DNAdigest Spins Out Nucleobase 10/7/2014
Biotech VC Firm Atlas Venture Will Split In Two 10/3/2014
Bayer AG (BAYZF) Will Spin Off Plastics To Focus On Life Sciences 9/19/2014
Massachusetts-Based Startup Thrive Biosciences, Inc. Will Open Its Doors At Cummings Center This Month 9/12/2014
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Names New Spinoff “Baxalta” As It Sets IPO Stage 9/12/2014
Durham's Liquidia Technologies Inc. Spins Out Second Pharmaceutical Company; Raises $10 Million From Bay Area VC Firm 9/10/2014
UK Based Drug Delivery Specialist, Q Chip Ltd, Launches Ocular Spin-Out, Opsirx Pharmaceuticals 9/10/2014
Move Over San Francisco: Boston Showing Its Pharmaceutical Potential 8/26/2014
Switzerland-Based Galenica Ltd. (GALN.SW) Prepares To Split In Two, CEO Steps Down 8/13/2014
Allied Minds, Pharma Giant Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Form New Company To Fuel Academic Research 8/4/2014
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) May Separate Businesses 7/31/2014
Confirmed: Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) To Spin Off Heroin Treatment Business 7/28/2014
Sources Reveal Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Plans To Spinoff Virginia-Based Pharmaceutical Unit 7/25/2014
Tapping University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Invention, Roche (RHHBY) To Partner With San Diego Startup Inception Sciences, Versant Ventures To Form New Multiple Sclerosis Company 6/24/2014
Three Groundbreaking Biotech Startups Receive Funding From Peter Thiel's Breakout Labs 6/11/2014
Accelerate LI Seeds First Batch Of Biotech, Cleantech Startups 6/6/2014
Five Biotechs, Private Investors Launch KPI Therapeutics 6/5/2014
Theravance, Inc. (THRX) And Theravance Biopharma, Inc. Announce Completion Of Separation Of Late-Stage Partnered Respiratory Assets From Biopharmaceutical Operations 6/3/2014
PolyTherics And Antitope Join Forces To Form Abzena, Company Picks Cambridge, UK For New Home 5/23/2014
Spin-Out Date Confirmed: Theravance, Inc. (THRX) Eyes June 2 Split Into Drug, Royalties Companies 5/8/2014
San Diego's Synthorx Adds To Genetic Alphabet, Aims For Bio-Products 5/8/2014
TNI BioTech Announces Proposed Spin-Off Of Cytocom, Inc. 5/1/2014
Mountain View Startup Tech Incubator, Y Combinator, Announces Biotech Experiments 4/29/2014
Government Institution National Institutes of Health (NIH) Looks To Kick-Start Biotech Startups 4/28/2014
Vermillion Launches ASPiRA LABS 4/28/2014
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Eyes Spin-Offs, Remains Mum On Pfizer Inc. (PFE) 4/24/2014
After 23andMe, Inc.'s Setback, Another Silicon Valley Startup Hopes To Advance Genomics 4/23/2014
Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Leans Towards Pharmaceuticals Biz Spin-Off 4/16/2014
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) To Split Into Two Companies, Spins Off $6 Billion Biotech Biz 3/28/2014
Fresenius Medical Care North America Introduces Frenova Renal Research 3/26/2014
Patheon Inc. (PTI.TO) Restructure Complete; New Company, DPx Expects $2 Billion In Annual Sales 3/12/2014
With Gene Therapy, VentriNova Aims To Mend Broken Hearts 3/5/2014
Still-Kicking KV Pharmaceutical Creates Two Divisions Under Reorganization 2/24/2014
Truffle Capital Debuts ABIVAX, A Company Focused On Vaccines and Antivirals 2/12/2014
Oxford University And Syncona Announce The Formation Of Nightstar, A Company Developing Retinal Gene Therapies 2/3/2014
New Drug Startup, Dignify Therapeutics, Sets Up Shop At Research Triangle Park Incubator 1/29/2014
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Coy About Split, Spinoff Plans 1/29/2014
Rich With $20 Million And 15 Preclinical Candidates, Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. Spins Out MRNA Cancer Drugs Into New Company 1/15/2014
Startup Zebra Biologics Launches In San Diego 1/13/2014
Ex-Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Chief Kindler Joins Team To Launch Baltimore Biotech 12/31/2013
Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Launches New Business Focused On Weight Management 12/20/2013
Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMPE) Spins-Off Sexual Dysfunction Biz Into Standalone Co. Named Vyrix Pharmaceuticals 12/16/2013
New Biopharma Ario Pharma Founded to Develop Novel Therapeutics for Respiratory Indications 12/11/2013
New San Diego Biotech OmniBiome Therapeutics Launches With Eyes Focused On Preterm Labor 12/4/2013
EMD Serono’s New Spin-Off Tocopherx To Focus On Infertility Treatment 12/2/2013
Agalimmune Limited Founded To Develop Immunotherapeutics For Cancer 11/26/2013
Flagship VentureLabs Takes A Stab At Microbiome Therapy By Launching New Biotech Seres Health 11/21/2013
Aphios Spins Off Amylon LLC To Develop Novel Alzheimer’s Disease Drug 11/20/2013
JLL Partners Forms New Pharma Firm With Royal DSM In $2.6 Billion Deal 11/19/2013
Peter Thiel's Breakout Labs Funds Two Bay Area Startups 11/14/2013
Fidelity Biosciences and REGENX Biosciences, LLC Form New Company Dimension Therapeutics 10/31/2013
Draper Laboratory, Inc. Building Biosurveillance System, May Spin Out Company 10/28/2013
New Massachusetts-Based Startup Alzheon Launches With Veteran Team, Funding and Hunts for Alzheimer's Castoffs 10/23/2013
f-Star Announces Formation of New Asset-Centric Vehicle, F-Star Alpha Ltd, With €9.4 Million Series A Investment 10/23/2013
Nonprofit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Ties it Up With Venture Firm PureTech Ventures to Form Diabetes Startup Initiative 10/15/2013
CureDuchenne Release: “CureDuchenne Ventures” Launched to Accelerate Drug Discovery and Development for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy 9/26/2013
Puget Technologies Establishes Cannabis BioTech 9/23/2013
Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Back StartX 9/13/2013
New Seattle Biopharmaceutical Company Formed, Rain BioScience 9/4/2013
iPierian Inc. Nabs $30 Million Series A Financing for Launch of Spin-Out, True North Therapeutics 9/4/2013
NaZura BioHealth Spun-Out From Elcelyx Therapeutics to Advance Lovidia for Weight Management 9/4/2013
Helix Biopharma (CC:HBP) Establishes Polish Subsidiary 8/28/2013
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) Launches New Subsidiary in Peru 8/22/2013
Seragon Pharmaceuticals Launched, Focused on Selective Estrogen Receptor Degrader Platform (SERD) 8/20/2013
KannaLife Sciences, Inc. Announces Creation of South Park Pharmaceuticals 8/13/2013
Aurobindo Pharma (AUROBINDOP.BO) to Spin-Off Injectable Business 8/12/2013
Synergy Pharmaceuticals' Subsidiary Files Form 10 for Planned Spin-Off of FV-100 Assets 8/9/2013
GTCR, Ex-Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Exec to Form New Company Crealta Pharmaceuticals, GTCR to Invest Up to $200 Million in Startup 8/6/2013
CRO Solutions, Inc. Announces Opening of New Division - VxP Pharma Services, Inc. 7/22/2013
Biotech Investment Group Launches Formex, LLC 7/19/2013
New Mexico Angels to Invest in Biotech Startup 7/19/2013
Biotech Startups RioGin and Alexander BioDiscoveries Launch Ops at University of Virginia Research Center 7/17/2013
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Release: Otsuka Europe Development and Commercialisation Ltd., a New Company for the Development of Pharmaceuticals Opens in the UK 7/10/2013
AOP Orphan Pharmaceuticals AG Spins Off Its Stake in Activartis Biotech GmbH and Outlines Business Strategy 6/17/2013
CoMentis, Inc. and Anvyl Announce Formation of Alpharmagen, a Joint Venture to Explore Nicotinic Modulators 6/14/2013
Emory University to Launch New Therapeutics 6/13/2013
Zenith Epigenetics Corp. Commences Operations 6/4/2013
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) to Spin Off Remaining Zoetis (ZTS) Stake in Exchange Offer 5/22/2013
Roche (RHHBY) and QB3 Team Up to Launch Successful Startups in the Bay Area 5/20/2013
Bayer HealthCare (BAY) Goes on a Startup Hunt 5/17/2013
Atlas Venture Leans on Amgen (AMGN), Novartis AG (NVS) to Build New Startups 5/16/2013
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Reviews Idea of Splitting Up 5/2/2013
InCube Labs Launches Two New Life Sciences Companies in San Antonio 5/2/2013
Harvard Bioscience Inc. (HBIO) Affirms Plan to Spin-Off Harvard Apparatus Regenerative Technology, Inc. and Announces Its Intended Path Forward 5/1/2013
Resverlogix Corporation (RVX.TO)'s Board Approves Arrangement to Spin-Out RVX Therapeutics Inc. (RVX) and Confirms Special Meeting of Shareholders 5/1/2013
Theravance, Inc. (THRX) to Split Into Drug Development, Royalty Companies 4/29/2013
Resverlogix Corporation (RVX.TO) to Spin-Out RVX Therapeutics Inc. (RVX) 4/8/2013
Former Tokai Pharmaceuticals CEO Co-Founds Startup Focused on Alzheimer's 4/5/2013
Harvard Bioscience Inc. (HBIO) Announces Receipt of Private Letter Ruling and Affirms Plan to Spin-Off Harvard Apparatus Regenerative Technology, Inc. Following Its Initial Public Offering 3/25/2013
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Spinoff No Need for Worry in Groton, Conn.: Analyst 1/16/2013
Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (OCLS) Announces Plan to Spin Off Biotechnology Business 1/10/2013
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Says No Plan for ViiV Healthcare Spinoff "at the Moment" 1/10/2013
Prothena of SSF Gets Head Start as Elan Corporation PLC (ELN) Spinoff 1/9/2013
Neurotechnology Launches SkyBiometry Spin-off Company to Deliver SaaS Biometric Identification and Feature Analysis 12/12/2012
APEIRON Biologics AG Establishes Biotech-Spinoff Attoquant Diagnostics 12/4/2012
Caliber Biotherapeutics and ImmunGene, Inc. Launch Valor Biotherapeutics 11/14/2012
BioTime (BTX) and Subsidiary LifeMap Sciences Announce the Launch of LifeMap BioReagents™ Portal 11/14/2012
Yissum Ltd. Announces Formation of Integra Holdings, a Biopharmaceutical Holding Company 10/31/2012
Amgen (AMGN) Closes Deal With Financial Firm to Open New Biotech Company Atara Biotherapeutics 10/29/2012
Roche (RHHBY) Bankrolls R&D in New Biotech Startup 10/12/2012
Drug Development Company Invion Formed Following Completion of CBio Limited M&A Transaction 9/5/2012
Ex-Google Inc. Workers Start Flatiron Health to Help Fight Cancer 8/28/2012
Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc. Establishes the Pharmatek Foundation 8/28/2012
Phenomenex, Inc. Forms Phenova - a Certified Reference Materials Company 8/22/2012
Charles Hensley, Ph.D., Inventor of Zicam(R) Cold Remedy, Creates Itonis Pharmaceuticals, a New Division of Itonis, Inc. 8/16/2012
Elan Corporation PLC (ELN) Fuels Buyout Plans With $130 Million R&D Spinout, Unit Will Have Around 80 Staffers 8/14/2012
Parkinson's Specialist Spins Out From Merck Serono's Soon-to-close R&D Operations 7/30/2012
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Spinning Off Animal Health Biz, New Co. Will be Called Zoetis; Plans IPO 6/8/2012
Galena Biopharma  (RXII) Takes Final Actions to Complete Spin-Off of RXi Pharmaceuticals (RXII) 4/26/2012
Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. Creates New Division to Launch TMC435 and Help Conquer Hepatitis C in EMEA 4/19/2012
Veteran Pharmaceutical Executives Launch Dampier Consulting Group 3/27/2012
Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics Launches, Joint Venture of FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation (FUJI) and Kyowa Hakko Kirin for the Development, Manufacturing and Sales of Biosimilars 3/27/2012
Deals Worth $1.75 Billion Offer Insight into Abbott Laboratories (ABT)'s Spinoff Strategy 3/19/2012
Vitrolife Preparing Distribution of the Transplantation Business 3/19/2012
University of Pennsylvania Biotech Spinout Receives Support From Science Center New Ventures Program, Takes Office and Lab Space at Port Business Incubator 3/12/2012
Cardiff University Medical Spin-out Asalus Secures £292,000 2/29/2012
Former Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Employees Creates Firm for Working With CROs 2/24/2012
Caxton Advantage Venture Partners Announces Formation of Valence Life Sciences 2/24/2012
Quintiles, Inc. (QTRN) Takes Stake in UK Biomarker Startup 1/18/2012
Warp Drive Bio Launches With $125 Million from Third Rock Ventures, Greylock, Sanofi (France) (SAN.PA) 1/10/2012
MonoSolRx LLC and Midatech Group Launch MidaSol Therapeutics LP 1/5/2012
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Spins Off Biologics Unit Into JV With Essex Woodlands Health Ventures 1/4/2012
Provectus Pharmaceuticals Inc. and its Subsidiaries Complete Unregistered Offering of Units to Facilitate Spin-off of Pure-ific Corporation 12/20/2011
VHGI Holdings, Inc. Announces Intent to Spin-Out Medical Office Software Subsidiary 12/19/2011
Covidien plc (COV) Plans Spin-off of Pharmaceuticals Business 12/15/2011
BioTrak Research Inc. Spins Out Patient Recruiters International, Inc. 11/9/2011
Karo Bio AB Prepares Spin-off of Preclinical Development 10/25/2011
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) to Split Into 2 Companies 10/21/2011



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