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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions (World)
ABL Acquisition Extends Ardena’s Early-Phase Offering 9/22/2017
Why AstraZeneca PLC (AZN)'s 'Big Pipeline' Makes It A Possible Take-Out Candidate 9/22/2017
Drug Giants Making Googly Eyes At 2 Small Biotechs 9/21/2017
Why Exiting the Generics Biz or a Break Up Could Save Troubled Teva (TEVA) 9/20/2017
Körber Plans Takeover Of Systec & Services GmbH 9/20/2017
Why Bayer (BAY)'s $66 Billion Takeover Of Monsanto (MON) Probably Won't Happen Until 2018 9/19/2017
Fosun Pharma (2196) Scales Back Purchase Of India's Gland Pharma 9/19/2017
Ncardia Established Following Pluriomics Axiogenesis Merger 9/18/2017
Teva (TEVA) Gains Another $2.48 Billion For Selling The Last Of Its Women’s Health Portfolio 9/18/2017
China's Fosun Pharma (2196) Pays $1.1 Billion For A Smaller Stake Of India's Gland Pharma 9/18/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Unloads Former New York Space for $18 Million, Resold for $30 Million 9/15/2017
Debt-Ridden Teva (TEVA) Gets Ready to Unload Another Asset Worth $800 Million 9/15/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Offloads Remaining Anesthetics Portfolio in $766 Million Deal 9/14/2017
Quantum Pharma Agrees To Be Taken Over In £150.3 Million Cash-Stock Deal 9/13/2017
Teva (TEVA) Stock Continues Soaring On New CEO And $1.1 Billion Sale Of Its Contraceptive Brand 9/12/2017
TPG Asia Acquires Majority Stake in Taiwan-Asia Clinical CRO 9/12/2017
Teva (TEVA) Announces Sale Of PARAGARD (Intrauterine Copper Contraceptive) To CooperSurgical 9/12/2017
NeuroDerm (NDRM) Shareholders Approve Proposed Acquisition By Mitsubishi Tanabe 9/12/2017
Rumors Swirl Again Over AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) and This $4.4 Billion San Diego Biotech 9/11/2017
2 Biotechs That Could be the Next M&A Targets 9/11/2017
Merck & Co. (MRK) Takes Out Immuno-Oncology Startup in $603 Million Deal 9/8/2017
Fosun Pharma (2196) Acquires 65% Stake In SinoMedCare For $40 Million 9/5/2017
For Sale: Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK) Healthcare Business, Slightly Used, $1Billion-Plus Value 9/5/2017
3SBio (SSRX) Pays $290 Million For Therapure's CDMO Biz 9/5/2017
Why Gilead (GILD) Could Take Out Juno (JUNO) But Face Major Competition From This Biotech Giant 9/1/2017
Oncurious Acquires Unique Portfolio Of Next-Generation Immuno-Oncology Assets From VIB 9/1/2017
Roquette Completes The Acquisition Of Itacel And Reinforces Its Ambition Of Being A Leader In Pharmaceutical Excipients 9/1/2017
Nabriva Announces Resignation Of Elyse Seltzer, M.D. 9/1/2017
Rumor Alert: Struggling AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Made a Pass at This $16 Billion Japanese Drugmaker Last Year 9/1/2017
Daiichi Sankyo Denies AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Courtship 8/31/2017
Enzymotec Expands VAYA Product Portfolio With Five Nutritional Supplements Acquired From Union Springs Healthcare 8/30/2017
CSL Behring Scoops Up This U.S. Biotech for $416 Million 8/29/2017
Gilead (GILD) Goes Big, Pays $11.9 Billion for This SoCal CAR-T Biopharma 8/28/2017
Vyome Biosciences Appoints Angelo Secci, MD, As Chief Medical Officer 8/28/2017
Enzymotec Responds To Unsolicited Proposal From Frutarom Ltd. 8/28/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Completes The Acquisition Of Protein Sciences Corporation 8/28/2017
Genetic Tech (GTG.AX) Exploring Strategic Alternatives 8/25/2017
Fosun Pharma (2196) Has Plan B To Acquire India's Gland Pharma 8/22/2017
IDT Biologika Animal Health Acquires Facility In Canada To Expand Investment In The Americas 8/21/2017
Evotec AG (EVTG.F) Completes Acquisition Of Aptuit 8/16/2017
aap Implantate Exploring Strategic Alternatives to Create More Value 8/14/2017
Why Has 2017 Been A Horrible Year So Far For Biotech Acquisitions? 8/14/2017
World's Largest Generic Drugmaker Teva (TEVA) Looks to Sell Medis Business 8/11/2017
Intas Pharma on the Prowl for Larger Stake in Teva (TEVA)’s European Ops 8/11/2017
Fosun Pharma (2196), Shanghai Pharma Bid for Arbor Pharma, Deal May Fetch $700 Million 8/11/2017
Race Heats Up As Mallinckrodt (MNK) Gets Bids 8/10/2017
Tissue Regenix Completes Acquisition Of CellRight Technologies 8/9/2017
Luye Pharma Group Ltd.'s Unit to Buy Two Biological Antibody Products 8/7/2017
Bruker Corporation Acquires Company XGLab With Unique X-Ray Detection Technologies And XRF Instruments For Art & Conservation Markets 8/7/2017
Mallinckrodt (MNK) to Snap Up Pennsylvania Drugmaker For Up to $425M 8/7/2017
United Therapeutics (UTHR) Shares Surge on Report of Bids for Company 8/7/2017
MedicalSystem Biotechnology to Sell 49 PCT Stake in Hong Kong-based Unit for HK$ 90.7 Million 8/4/2017
Profound Medical Corp. Closes Acquisition of Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG)’s Sonalleve MR-HIFU Business 8/2/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Seen as “Tricky” Takeover Target After Big Setback Last Week 8/2/2017
India to Block Shanghai Fosun Pharma (2196)'s $1.3B Gland Pharma Buy 8/1/2017
WuXi AppTec Merges Formulation/Finishing Services Into API Manufacturing Division 8/1/2017
LabCorp (LH) Scoops Up Giant CRO for Approximately $1.2 Billion Cash 8/1/2017
2 Pharma Giants Pfizer (PFE) Could Make a Megadeal on Soon 7/31/2017
Evotec AG (EVTG.F) Pays $300 Million Cash for Aptuit 7/31/2017
WuXi AppTec's Pharmaceutical Development Services Division Merges With STA Pharmaceutical 7/31/2017
Onxeo Divests Two Non-Core Products In Oral Pathologies To Vectans Pharma 7/31/2017
Spartan Medical Purchases 7D Surgical Technology To Support Its Commercialization Efforts In The Key Mid-Atlantic Hospital Market 7/31/2017
Rumor Alert: This Big Pharma Has Hired Bankers to Fend Off Deal-Hungry Suitors 7/28/2017
Otsuka Pharma Announces The Acquisition Of Rapidly Growing Plant-Based Food Innovator Daiya 7/28/2017
ICON Acquires Mapi Group 7/27/2017
Mitsubishi Tanabe Coughs Up $1.1 Billion Cash for This Parkinson's Biotech 7/25/2017
A New Wave Of Pharma Mergers Could Put Innovative Drugs In The Pipeline 7/24/2017
Abbott (ABT) Divests Alere (ALR)'s Epocal Blood Dx Biz to the Siemens Healthineers (SI) for Undisclosed Sum 7/24/2017
Gurnet Point L.P. Completes Acquisition Of Innocoll (INNL) 7/24/2017
BriaCell Expands Targeted Pipeline Via Acquisition Of Sapientia Pharmaceuticals 7/24/2017
Tissue Regenix Banks $52 Million and Pays $30 Million for Texas' CellRight 7/21/2017
New GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) CEO Wants to Dump Another Business as it Prioritizes Pharma 7/20/2017
ConvaTec Pays $120.5 Million for New York's Woodbury Holdings 7/20/2017
ConvaTec Announces The Acquisition Of Woodbury Holdings In The U.S. 7/20/2017
Auris Med (EARS) Completes Acquisition Of AM-125 Assets 7/20/2017
Emergent BioSolutions (EBS) Pays $96 Million for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)'s Anthrax Treatment, Will Move Manufacturing to Baltimore 7/20/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Boss Updates Q2 Financials and Reaffirms M&A Strategy 7/19/2017
British Biotech Horizon Discovery Pays $85 Million for GE Healthcare's Gene-Editing Biz 7/19/2017
Axalta Coating Systems Makes Binding Offer To Acquire European And Chinese Operations Of Wire Enamel Manufacturer IVA 7/19/2017
Norgine Completes Acquisition Of Merus Labs (MSLI) Strengthening Its Leading Position In The European Specialist Pharma Market 7/18/2017
Quidel (QDEL) Pays $440 Million for Alere Triage 7/17/2017
Debt-Ridden Valeant (VRX) Dumps Another Asset in $190 Million Cash Deal 7/17/2017
Emergent BioSolutions (EBS) Buys Smallpox Vaccine Assets From Sanofi (SNY) in $125 Million Deal 7/14/2017
Vistin Pharma : Agreement To Sell Opioids And CMO Business - Extended Announcement 7/13/2017
Cost-Cutting Continues as AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Unloads U.S. HQ in $50 Million Deal 7/13/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Finally Closes a Deal, Pays $750 Million for This Connecticut Biotech 7/13/2017
BioTelemetry Completes LifeWatch Corp Acquisition 7/12/2017
Neuro Spinal Hospital In Dubai To Acquire Accuray Inc. (ARAY) CyberKnife And Radixact Systems 7/11/2017
Vistin Pharma Announces The Sale Of Its Opioids And CMO Business 7/11/2017
Canon (CAJ) Tanks on $2.9 Billion EU Fine Threat Over Toshiba Medical Systems Deal 7/7/2017
Agilent (A) Pays £40 Million Cash for Cobalt Light Systems 7/7/2017
BioTelemetry Reaches A Final Milestone In Acquisition Of LifeWatch Corp 7/7/2017
Japan's Konica Minolta (4902) Takes Out SoCal Diagnostics Firm Ambry Genetics in $1 Billion Deal 7/7/2017
Lonza Group (LZAGY.US) Completes Acquisition Of Capsugel To Create Leading Integrated Solutions Provider To The Global Pharma And Consumer Healthcare Industries 7/6/2017
Endo International (ENDP) Completes Divestiture Of Litha Healthcare Group 7/5/2017
STADA Arzneimittel (STAGn.DE) CEO, CFO Quit After Takeover Failure 7/5/2017
Dipharma Francis S.r.l. Announces Closing Of The Agreement For The Sale Of Amino Chemicals Ltd. To Aba Chemicals Corporation Ltd. 7/5/2017
SYGNIS Announces Successful Completion Of Acquisition Of Innova Biosciences 7/5/2017
Ugentec Moves Into PCR Middleware, Partners With Haman Laborautomation 7/5/2017
Merus Labs (MSLI) And Norgine Receive Spanish Anti-Trust Approval Of Proposed Arrangement 7/5/2017
Saniona Buys Out Payment Obligation To Neurosearch A/S (NEUR.CO) 7/5/2017
Week In Review: Sinovac's Privatization Offer Draws $459 Million Outside Bid 7/5/2017
Endo International (ENDP) Announces Divestiture Of Grupo Farmacéutico SOMAR 7/5/2017
Roche (RHHBY) Snags Diabetes App Firm for Digital Health Push 6/30/2017
The 10 Biggest Medtech M&As So Far 6/30/2017
Sanpower Group Completes The Acquisition Of Dendreon (DNDN) From Valeant (VRX) 6/29/2017
Covestro Promises To Cash Out Shareholders If No Takeover Happens 6/29/2017
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Slams Down $2.16 Billion for Spectranetics (SPNC) 6/28/2017
Bioconjugation Specialist Innova Biosciences Acquired By SYGNIS 6/26/2017
New GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) CEO Looks To Unload Sports Nutrition Brand Successor Bought For $205 Million 6/23/2017
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Pays $37 Million for Electrical Geodesics 6/23/2017
Israel's Alcobra (ADHD) Exploring Strategic Alternatives 6/23/2017
PAREXEL (PRXL) Sold to Investment Firm in $5 Billion Deal 6/22/2017
Invent Farma / Neuraxpharm Group Announces The Acquisition Of FB Health In Italy 6/22/2017
Shanghai ChemPartner Co., Ltd. Plans Reverse Merger With China's Quantum 6/21/2017
Cell Medica Acquires WT1 Cancer Immunotherapy From Cell And Gene Therapy Catapult 6/20/2017
RadNet (RDNT) Acquires Equity Stake In Medic Vision 6/20/2017
PerkinElmer (PKI) Slams Down $1.3 Billion for Germany's EUROIMMUN 6/19/2017
Valeant (VRX): Was iNova Pharma Sale The Worst Deal Ever? 6/19/2017
Gilead (GILD), Sanofi (SNY) Reportedly Bidding on This $10 Billion Massachusetts Biotech 6/16/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Completes Acquisition Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) 6/16/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) CEO Warns of More Setbacks, Admits Company is Still Vulnerable to a Takeover 6/15/2017
JSR Life Sciences Agrees To Acquire Pioneering Cell Line Developer Selexis SA And Integrate Selexis With KBI BioPharma 6/14/2017
Starpharma Sells Agrochemicals Business To Agrium For $35 Million 6/14/2017
CSL Limited (CMXHF.PK) To Acquire Majority Stake In Chinese Plasma Fractionator Wuhan Zhong Yuan Rui De Biologicals Products 6/13/2017
TiGenix Announces Final Equity Payment For Cardiac Platform Acquisition 6/12/2017
Investment Group Just Paid $605 Million for This Bay Area Pharma 6/9/2017
BioTelemetry Reaches Key Milestone In Tender Offer For LifeWatch Corp 6/9/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Announces Expected Settlement Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Tender Offer On June 16, 2017 6/9/2017
Olon S.p.A. (P&R Group) Acquires Ricerca Biosciences' Chemical Division In Ohio (USA) 6/9/2017
Allergan (AGN) Acquires Keller Medical for an Undisclosed Sum 6/8/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Eases Its Migraine With $302 Million Sale 6/7/2017
Bayer (BAY) Reduces Stake In Spinoff Covestro, With An Eye On Monsanto (MON) 6/7/2017
Interlock And Key Surgical Merge To Create Leading Global Provider Of Sterile Processing And Operating Room Supplies 6/7/2017
Novanta (GSIG) Coughs Up €115 Million Cash for World of Medicine 6/6/2017
Israel's Struggling BioBlast Pharma (ORPN) Seeks Strategic Alternatives Including Partnership And Possible M&A 6/6/2017
Merus Labs (MSLI) Files Management Information Circular For Proposed Acquisition By Norgine 6/6/2017
Innate Pharma (IPH.PA ) Regroups From Trial Failure With €410 Million Deal For Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)'s AntiC5aR Antibody 6/5/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Joins GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) And Gets Over Its Fear Of Heights 6/5/2017
Why Pfizer (PFE), AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) and Clovis Oncology (CLVS) Aren’t Interested in Tesaro (TSRO) 6/2/2017
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Quietly Paid $130 Million for HIV Priority Voucher to Beat Gilead (GILD) to the Finish Line 6/2/2017
Taiwan's OBI Pharma (SHPG) Acquires Cancer Drug From Threshold (THLD) 6/2/2017
Roquette Signs Agreement To Acquire Itacel And Reinforce Its Global Leadership In The Pharmaceutical Industry 6/1/2017
Investors Relieved as Novartis AG (NVS) CEO Seeks Only $5 Billion Bolt-On Acquisitions, Not Huge M&As 6/1/2017
OBI Pharma (SHPG) Announces Acquisition Of TH-3424 From Threshold (THLD) 6/1/2017
Investors Antsy as Novartis AG (NVS) Mulls Over Selling $50 Billion in Assets 5/31/2017
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Exploring Sale Of $2 Billion Generics Biz 5/31/2017
Epigenomics AG CEO Shows Off Takeover Offer At General Meeting 5/31/2017
Chiltern International Ltd. Acquires Japanese Clinical Research Organization Integrated Development Associates Co. Ltd. 5/31/2017
WuXi Healthcare Ventures, Frontline BioVentures Merge to Form $800 Million Powerhouse Biotech Fund 5/30/2017
LifeWatch Corp's Largest Shareholders Accept BioTelemetry's Tender Offer For Lifewatch AG 5/30/2017
genae associates Invests In Meditrix 5/30/2017
Week In Review: China Life Science Venture Tie-Up: WuxiAnd Frontline Merge 5/30/2017
Cipla (CIPLA) Follows Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK)'s Footsteps, Drops Out of Biosimilars Biz 5/26/2017
Why Medtronic (MDT) Will Probably Not Buy Mazor Robotics 5/25/2017
Chinese Group Buys World's No. 2 Condom Maker Ansell (ANSL) for $600 Million 5/25/2017
Pierre Fabre Acquires Promising Assets From Igenica, Inc. In The Field Of Immuno-Oncology 5/24/2017
Debiopharm Enters The Field Of Antibody-Drug Conjugates Through Acquisition Of Phase II Asset From ImmunoGen (IMGN) 5/24/2017
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Scoops Up RespirTech, Job Cuts Expected 5/23/2017
BioTelemetry Announces Extension Of The Tender Offer Period For LifeWatch Corp Shares 5/23/2017
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Announces Agreement With aap To Distribute LOQTEQ Distal Radius System 5/23/2017
Two China-US Life Science Investment Firms, Wuxi Ventures And Frontline, Will Merge 5/23/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Offloads Heart Drugs to Recordati in $300 Million Deal to Pump Up R&D 5/23/2017
Clariant And Huntsman Marry To Create A $20 Billion Chemical Powerhouse 5/22/2017
Week In Review: Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Considers $4 Billion Bid For Germany's Stada 5/22/2017
Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (CCM) Announces The Acquisition Of Shanghai ProMed Cancer Center 5/19/2017
GAMA Healthcare World Leaders in Infection Control, Acquire Australian Distributor, AMCLA 5/18/2017
Astellas (ALPMY) Completes Acquisition Of Ogeda 5/17/2017
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Apparently Prepping to Buy Out Novartis Consumer Health Joint Venture Stake for $10.3 Billion 5/16/2017
WuXi AppTec Completes Acquisition Of HD Biosciences Co., Ltd 5/15/2017
Layoffs Loom Over Memphis Medtronic (MDT) Employees 5/15/2017
More R&D Fat is Trimmed as Biogen (BIIB) Closes Doors on UK's Convergence Pharma 5/15/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Pays $28 Million for QT Vascular's Non-Drug Coated Chocolate PTA 5/12/2017
After 2 M&A Failures, Sanofi (SNY) No Longer Feels The Need To Clinch A Deal 5/11/2017
Merus Labs (MSLI) Scooped Up By This European Pharma In $342 Million Deal 5/11/2017
BioTelemetry Announces The Start Of The Tender Offer Period For LifeWatch Corp Shares 5/10/2017
Ipsen (IPN.PA) Completes Acquisition Of Select Consumer Healthcare Products From Sanofi (SNY) 5/8/2017
BioTelemetry Announces Receipt Of Antitrust Clearance For Its Acquisition Of LifeWatch Corp 5/8/2017
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Pays $145 Million For River Vision And Its Rare Eye Disease Drug 5/8/2017
M&A Not at the Top of Smith & Nephew plc (SNN)'s List Right Now, Says CEO 5/5/2017
H. Lundbeck A/S (LUN.CO) Gets $55.6 Million From Sale Of Part Of Its HQ 5/5/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Gives Up On Selling Its $1 Billion Chemical Biz Cepia 5/5/2017
Proterris And Alfama Complete Merger To Create Global Leader In Carbon Monoxide Therapies For Acute And Chronic Diseases 5/4/2017
Sosei Takes Huge Stake And Option To Buy Ambitious MiNA In Deal Worth $534 Million 5/3/2017
LivaNova PLC (LIVN) Acquires Caisson Interventional, LLC 5/3/2017
Easton Pharmaceuticals (OP: EAPH) Announces Signing LOI For The Acquisition Of Revenue Producing, Israel Based Therapeutics Company, Herbs Of Kedem 5/3/2017
Boardroom Drama: A Look At Hostile Bids, Backstabbing And Pharma Coups D'etat 5/3/2017
How Much Rumored Suitors Like Sanofi (SNY) Would Have To Pay For Sarepta (SRPT) 5/2/2017
Why M&A Hungry Sanofi (SNY) Could be Gearing Up to Buy Sarepta (SRPT) 5/2/2017
Filings Reveal Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Passes on Option to Buy f-Star 4/28/2017
Japan's Olympus (OCPNF) Buys Massachusetts' Image Stream Medical for Undisclosed Sum 4/28/2017
MMJ PhytoTech: Harvest One Announces Closure Of United Greeneries And Satipharm Acquisition 4/28/2017
9 Top Biotechs That Have Stashed Away a $133 Billion M&A Cashpile Overseas 4/27/2017
Struggling Teva (TEVA) Ponders Over Offloading Its Cancer Portfolio To Reduce Debt 4/27/2017
Publication Of The Definitive Notice Of The End Result Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Tender Offer 4/27/2017
Why Trump's Executive Order Could Rekindle M&A Feelings for Allergan (AGN), Pfizer (PFE) 4/26/2017
Rumor Mill: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Novartis AG (NVS) and Takeda (TKPYY) are All Making Googly Eyes at This Brazilian Drugmaker 4/26/2017
Exact Imaging Release: Urology Of Virginia First U.S. Practice To Acquire Novel Exactvu Micro-Ultrasound System For Prostate Imaging And Biopsy 4/26/2017
Blitz F16-83 GmH To Launch Takeover Offer For Epigenomics AG 4/26/2017
Germany's Fresenius Kabi AG Slams Down $4.3 Billion for Akorn (AKN) in U.S. Expansion 4/25/2017