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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions (World)
Takeda (TKPYY) May Sell Some Non-Core Assets to Raise Cash 7/25/2016
Jilin Zixin Pharma To Pay $42 Million Or Majority Stake In U.S. Genome Mapping Company 7/25/2016
Fresenius SE Bid for Pfizer (PFE)'s Pump Biz Stalled, Pfizer Seeking Other Attractive Offers 7/22/2016
Galenica (GALN.SW) to Acquire Bay Area's Relypsa (RLYP) for $1.53 Billion 7/22/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) CEO Is Hungry for Acquisitions 7/22/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) in No Hurry to Sell Its 36.5% Stake in Consumer Health JV With GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) 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
GHO Capital Announces Acquisition Of Caprion (CAPR) 7/20/2016
Zimmer Biomet Coughs Up at Least $132 Million for MEDTECH 7/18/2016
Sartorius Corporation Acquires U.S. Start-up Virocyt for $16 Million 7/15/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Hunts Other Oncology Companies for Cancer Gold 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
UTC Aerospace Systems Acquires License For Structural Health Monitoring System Technology From Metis Design Corp. 7/13/2016
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
Martindale Pharma Announces Acquisition Of Viridian Pharma 7/11/2016
Corin Orthopaedics Shells Out $33 Million for Wright Medical Group (WMGI)'s Large Joints Business 7/11/2016
BioMarin (BMRN) Shoots Up on Roche (RHHBY) Takeover Rumor 7/8/2016
With Jobs at Stake, Medivation (MDVN) Inks Confidentiality Deals With Sanofi (SNY), Pfizer (PFE) and Celgene (CELG) 7/6/2016
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Scoops Up Swedish Firm Cormorant in $520 Million Deal 7/6/2016
Merck & Co. (MRK) Pays $400 Million for Brazilian Animal-Health Company for Vallee 7/5/2016
Aurobindo Pharma (AUROBINDOP.BO) Jumps into Race to Buy $1.5 Billion Teva (TEVA) Portfolio 7/5/2016
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
ICON To Acquire Clinical Research Management, Inc. 6/30/2016
Sartorius Corporation Acquires IntelliCyt for $90 Million in Cash 6/28/2016
Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Announces Expiration Of HSR Waiting Period For Proposed Celator Pharma (CPXX) Acquisition 6/27/2016
Bone Medical Ltd Prospectus Offer Closes Oversubscribed - Relisting As Botanix Pharmaceuticals 6/27/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Bids $1.1B to Buy Framingham's HeartWare (HTWR) 6/27/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Sets the Record Straight on Sanofi (SNY)’s Misleading Claims 6/24/2016
Oxford Immunotec (OXFD) Snaps Up IMUGEN in $22.2 Million Deal 6/24/2016
Denmark's Ambu Shells Out $16 Million for ETView Medical, Ltd. 6/24/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Could Use the Same Tactics on Medivation (MDVN) that Were Instrumental in Acquiring Genzyme in 2011 6/23/2016
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
Alexza Pharma (ALXA) Acquired By Ferrer 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
If Spurned By Medivation (MDVN), Sanofi (SNY) May Turn to BioMarin (BMRN) for a Little Love 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
Perrigo (PRGO) Stock Spikes on Rumors of Mystery UK Company’s $20 Billion Acquisition Bid 6/15/2016
Pfizer (PFE)-Backed Ziarco Exploring Sale, Deal Could Bring in $1 Billion+ 6/15/2016
Japan's Terumo Snaps Up SoCal's Sequent Med for $280 Million 6/14/2016
Teva (TEVA) Divests Eight Products to Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (RDY)'s for $350 Million 6/13/2016
Valeant (VRX) Mulls Over Selling Egyptian Drugmaker Amoun and Latin American Assets 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
PnuVax To Acquire Inactivated Yellow Fever Vaccine Intellectual Property From GE Healthcare 6/8/2016
Post Lighting Spinoff, Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Eyes Billion-Dollar Deals 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
Elsevier, Inc. Acquires Laboratory Data Management Tool Hivebench 6/7/2016
JSS Medical Research Establishes Its Presence In Europe 6/6/2016
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
Rumors Floating Again that Roche (RHHBY) or GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Might Acquire Bay Area’s Pacific Biosciences (PACB) 6/3/2016
Why Sanofi (SNY) is So Infatuated With the Bay Area’s Medivation (MDVN) 6/3/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Unloads Gout Drug Rights to Grunenthal in $230 Million+ Deal 6/2/2016
FUJIFILM's New COO Still Seeking M&A After Failing to Buy Toshiba's Medical Biz 6/2/2016
Activist Investor Carl Icahn's Big Buy of Allergan (AGN) Shares Raises Questions of Influence 6/1/2016
Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Pays $1.5 Billion for Celator Pharma (CPXX) to Gain a Promising Leukemia Drug 6/1/2016
LabX Media Group Acquires Reagent Search Engine 1DegreeBio 6/1/2016
Atos Medical Sold to PE Firm for $946 Million 6/1/2016
Embattled Valeant (VRX) Reportedly Spurned a Takeover Offer from Takeda (TKPYY)-TPG 5/31/2016
Grifols (GRFS) Coughs Up $50 Million for a 20% Stake in Singulex 5/31/2016
Making Sense of Alnylam (ALNY)’s Recent Stock Surge 5/27/2016
Advanced Accelerator Applications Expands Its Presence In Germany With Strategic Acquisition Of Two Production Sites 5/27/2016
Amid Restructuring and Lawsuits, Novartis AG (NVS) Indicates It Might Sell $14 Billion Roche (RHHBY) Stock Without a Premium 5/25/2016
PDL BioPharma (PDLI) Bags Novartis AG (NVS)'s Hypertension Drugs Via $107 Million Investment in Noden Pharma 5/25/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Formally Files Papers to Oust the Medivation (MDVN) Board that Rejected Its $9.3 Billion Bid 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
Allergan (AGN) Eyes Smaller M&A Deals After $40.5 Billion Sale of Its Generics Unit to Teva (TEVA) is Completed 5/24/2016
Amid Shareholder Pressure, Bayer AG (BAYZF) Makes Formal $62 Billion Bid for Monsanto  (MON) 5/24/2016
Exiqon A/S Has a Backup Plan if Takeover Offer by QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Fails 5/24/2016
Recipharm AB Completes Acquisition Of Kemwell Pharma And Cirrus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. And Resolve On Share Issues 5/23/2016
Allenex AB: CareDx (CDNA) Initiates Compulsory Acquisition Proceedings And Allenex Files For De-Listing 5/20/2016
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) To Acquire Worldwide Rights To Interferon Gamma-1b From Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH 5/20/2016
Why Investors Should be Insulted Over Bayer AG (BAYZF)'s $40 Billion Offer for Monsanto  (MON) 5/19/2016
Mylan (MYL) Updates Timetable For Commencement Of Acceptance Period For Offer For MEDA 5/19/2016
Alvotech Announces Acquisition Of Baliopharm 5/19/2016
Siemens (SI) Bags Cancer Diagnostic Firm Neo New Oncology for Undisclosed Sum 5/19/2016
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Extends Tender Offer Period For Acquisition Of Exiqon A/S 5/19/2016
Fosun Pharma In $1-$1.5 Billion Bidding War For India's Gland Pharma 5/18/2016
Smith & Nephew plc (SNN) Sells Truclear Gynecology Biz to Medtronic (MDT) for $350 Million 5/18/2016
Shire (SHPG) Could be Eyeing Biogen (BIIB)'s Hemophilia Biz 5/16/2016
Teva (TEVA)'s European Portfolio Attracts Interest from Mylan (MYL) and Novartis AG (NVS), Sale Could Bring in $1.5 to $2 Billion 5/16/2016
GE Healthcare's Dealmaking CEO Looks Isn't Interesting in M&A, Seeks Growth from Within Instead 5/16/2016
DiaSorin S.p.A. Completes Acquisition Of The Focus Diagnostics' Molecular And Immunoassay Product Business From Quest Diagnostics (DGX) 5/16/2016
Gutsy Sanofi (SNY) to Nominate 8 Directors for Medivation (MDVN) Board, Files Pre-Merger Papers 5/13/2016
Evaluating Amgen (AMGN) and Sanofi (SNY)'s Individual Needs for Medivation (MDVN) 5/13/2016
Baxter International (BAX) Emerges as Frontrunner in $1.2 Billion Bid for Gland Pharma 5/13/2016
Bayer (BAY) Rumored to be Exploring Bid for $40 Billion Seed Company Monsanto  (MON) 5/12/2016
Galileo Life Sciences, Inc. Merges With Novo Healthnet Ltd. 5/12/2016
Bay Area's Alexza Pharma (ALXA) Sold in $35 Million Deal 5/11/2016
Roche (RHHBY) Has No Plans to Unload Diabetes Testing Business Despite Three Year Low from U.S. Price Cuts 5/11/2016
Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Snaps Up Alizé Pharma II For 18 Million Euros 5/11/2016
Acadia (ACAD) Drug Approval May Make It an Attractive Target for Biogen (BIIB), Teva (TEVA) 5/9/2016
The Medicines Company (MDCO) Divests Cardiovascular Assets to Chiesi Farmaceutici SpA for Up to $792 Million 5/9/2016
SYGNIS To Acquire Expedeon Holdings 5/9/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Heats Up Medivation (MDVN) Bid With Letter Threatening a Hostile Takoever 5/6/2016
Sanofi (SNY) CEO Sees a Strong Strategic Fit with Medivation (MDVN) 5/5/2016
Luye Medical Welcomes Australia's Healthe Care To Its Group, Leading The Way For Group Expansion In Asia 5/5/2016
Bay Area’s Medivation (MDVN) Shores Up Defenses as Pfizer (PFE) Rumored to Join Sanofi (SNY) in Acquisition Bid 5/4/2016
Why a Medivation (MDVN) Takeover Just Got a Little Tougher for Potential Suitors Like AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), Pfizer (PFE) and Sanofi (SNY) 5/3/2016
Axiogenesis Secures Major Funding For Its Expansion Course 5/3/2016
Sinocare Coughs Up $200 Million Cash for PTS Diagnostics 5/2/2016
Medivation (MDVN) Says No! to Sanofi (SNY)'s $9.3 Billion Hostile Bid 4/29/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Stays Mum on M&A, Says “No Comment” to Medivation (MDVN) Bid 4/29/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Makes Hostile $9.3 Billion Bid for Bay Area’s Medivation (MDVN) 4/29/2016
4SC AG (VSC.F) Sells Operations Of Its Discovery Division 4/29/2016
Rumors Surface Again About AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), Sanofi (SNY) or AbbVie (ABBV) Acquiring Medivation (MDVN) 4/27/2016
Nokia Bets on Digital Health with $190 Million Buy 4/27/2016
Toshiba Got the Cash for Its Medical Biz Before the Deal Closed 4/27/2016
Ironwood (IRWD) to Fork Over Up to $256 Million Plus Royalties to AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) for U.S. Rights to Gout Drug 4/26/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Mulls Over Selling $14 Billion Roche (RHHBY) Stake to Potentially Free Up Cash for New Deals 4/26/2016
Allergan (AGN) Makes Another Deal, Bags Boston's Topokine for $85 Million+ 4/25/2016
Singapore-Based Luye Medical Group Completes Acquisition Of Healthe Care, Australia's Third Largest Private Healthcare Group 4/25/2016
Biogen (BIIB), Regeneron (REGN) and Valeant (VRX) Rank High as Potential Takeover Targets for Allergan (AGN) 4/22/2016
Bionik Laboratories Announces Closing Of Acquisition Of Interactive Motion Technologies Inc. 4/21/2016
Allergan (AGN)'s Potential Shopping List Expands 4/19/2016
A Week After Medivation (MDVN) Rumored to Snub Sanofi (SNY) Bid, AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) in Talks to Make Its Own $10 Billion Offer 4/19/2016
Recipharm AB Creates A Global CDMO Leader Through SEK 1.7 Billion Strategic Acquisitions In The US, Sweden And India 4/18/2016
China’s Venus Medtech Snaps Up Transcatheter Technologies 4/18/2016
Advent, Baxter International (BAX) Preparing Bids for Private Indian Drugmaker Gland Pharma 4/15/2016
If Pfizer (PFE) Wants to Buy, Here’s a Shopping List 4/15/2016
WuXi AppTec Acquires CRELUX GmbH 4/15/2016
OSE Pharma And Effimune Announce The Signing Of The Merger Treaty To Create OSE Immunotherapeutics 4/15/2016
New Jersey's Catalent (CTLT) Jumps on Rumors of Lonza Group (LZAGY.PK)'s Takeover Bid 4/14/2016
Bay Area’s Medivation (MDVN) Stock Pops 11% After Rumors It Rejected A Sanofi (SNY) Acquisition Bid 4/14/2016
Incoming Bayer (BAY) CEO Has Big Plans to Beef Up Animal Health Unit with Deals and Acquisitions 4/12/2016
EUSA Pharma Announces Acquisition Of Global Rights To Next Generation Oncology Supportive Care Product Arcoral Tab From Arcoral Pharma 4/12/2016
The Valence Group Advises Eurazeo On Its Acquisition Of Novacap From Ardian 4/12/2016
Recipharm AB Completes Acquisition Of A Majority Stake In Indian CMO Nitin Lifesciences 4/11/2016
Ossur (OSSR) Coughs Up $39 Million for Touch Bionics 4/11/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Formally Calls Off $160 Billion Allergan (AGN) Deal 4/7/2016
Shire (SHPG) Not Spooked by Pfallergan Breakup, Remains Committed to Baxalta (BXLT) 4/7/2016
Nixed Pfallergan Deal Has Investors Wondering if Allergan (AGN) Might Target Biogen (BIIB) 4/7/2016
Companies Allergan (AGN) Could Buy if Deal with Pfizer (PFE) Falls Through 4/6/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Inside Source Says Company Considering Abandoning Allergan (AGN) Deal 4/6/2016
U.S. Treasury Drops Bomb on Tax Inversion Deals, Threatens Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Merger 4/6/2016
Twist Bioscience Acquires Genome Compiler To Add Gene Design Capabilities 4/6/2016
Repligen (RGEN) Buys Germany's Atoll GmbH in Cash and Stock Deal Worth $22.5 Million 4/4/2016
MediGene AG (MDGEF.PK) Sells Partial Stake In Immunocore 4/4/2016
Luye Pharma Group Ltd. Bids To Acquire France's Ethypharm In Deal Worth Up To $900 Million 4/1/2016
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Rumored to be Eyeing Sale of Nuclear Imaging Unit, Biz Could Fetch $800 Million to $1 Billion 3/31/2016
Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS) Snaps Up 14 Japanese Brands From Novartis AG (NVS) in $293 Million Deal 3/30/2016
As Flailing Valeant (VRX) Pushes Back Earnings Deadlines, Bausch & Lomb Sale Potentially on the Table 3/30/2016
Wuhan Humanwell Acquires U.S. Generic Drugmaker for $550 Million 3/30/2016
DiaSorin S.p.A. Shells Out $300 Million for Quest Diagnostics (DGX)'s Focus Diagnostics 3/30/2016
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) Makes $100 Million Bid to Buy Exiqon A/S 3/30/2016
Alten Calsoft Labs Acquires A Niche CRO Services Company PVR Technologies To Strengthen Its Healthcare And Life Sciences Business 3/29/2016
Onxeo Announces Closing Of DNA Therapeutics Acquisition 3/28/2016
Yantai Dongcheng Acquires China Ops Of Global Medical Solutions For $70 Million 3/28/2016
NDA Group And PharmApprove Announce Merger 3/22/2016
Bone Medical Ltd Announces Acquisition Of US-based Botanix Pharmaceuticals 3/22/2016
Scandal-Plagued Toshiba Inks Deal to Sell Medical Biz to Canon (CAJ) for $5.9 Billion 3/18/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Snaps Up All Rights to Orexo (ORXOF)'s OX-CLI Project 3/17/2016
UK's Vectura (VEC.L) Buys Skyepharma (SKYEF) for $620 Million to Create Powerful Respiratory Company 3/16/2016
Top Five Allergan (AGN) Execs Could Get $300 Million Golden Parachutes Plus Another $86 Million Tax Break If They Lose Jobs 3/16/2016
Grunenthal To Acquire Almirall de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. 3/16/2016
Gyros AB And Protein Technologies Merge To Form Gyros Protein Technologies AB 3/16/2016
HUYA Bioscience Acquires Exclusive Rights To Immuno-Oncology Products From Fudan University 3/15/2016
Analyst Mulls Over The Possibility of Shire (SHPG) Acquiring Biogen (BIIB) 3/10/2016
Teva (TEVA) Receives Allergan (AGN) Approval For The Allergan (AGN) Generics Acquisition 3/10/2016
Despite Losing 60% of Stock Value, Perrigo (PRGO) Execs Awarded Big Bonuses for Fending Off Mylan (MYL) 3/9/2016
Lupin (LUPN.BO) Completes Its Acquisition Of GAVIS 3/9/2016
Toshiba Gives Canon (CAJ) Exclusive Negotiating Rights for Its $6.2 Billion Medical Biz 3/9/2016
Siemens (SI), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) are Also Reportedly Seeking M&As 3/9/2016
Spark Therapeutics (ONCE) Snaps Up Genable Tech in $15 Million Cash-Stock Deal 3/7/2016
Merus Completes Acquisition Of Surgestone, Provames, Tredemine And Speciafoldine Rights From Sanofi (SNY) 3/7/2016
More Clarity on Who Could Buy Troubled Toshiba's Medical Unit 3/7/2016
Bionik Laboratories Enters Into Merger Agreement To Acquire Interactive Motion Technologies, Inc. (IMT) 3/7/2016
Deal-Hungry Sanofi (SNY) Wants a Piece of the Rare Disease Cake But Price Tag May be Higher Than Its $20 Billion Budget 3/4/2016
FUJIFILM, Canon (CAJ) are Frontrunners for Toshiba’s Medical Device Biz 3/4/2016
Teva (TEVA) Completes Acquisition Of Rimsa 3/3/2016
Evonik Industries Acquires Norwegian Manufacturer Of Food Ingredients 3/3/2016
Siemens Healthcare (SI) Interested in Further Takeovers 3/3/2016
Sources Say Sanofi (SNY)’s European Generics Business Sale May Be Delayed or Abandoned 3/2/2016
Galapagos (GLPG.BR) Receives Transparency Notification From Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) 3/2/2016
PE Firm Slaps $1.1 Billion Price Tag on Atos Medical 3/2/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Continues to Unload the Excess Fat with $70 Million Moventig Deal 3/1/2016
Synexus Expands Global Capability And Enters U.S. Market With Acquisition Of Research Across America 3/1/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Unloads Two Heart Drugs to China Medical for $500 Million 2/29/2016
Struggling Toshiba to Sell Entire Medical Unit 2/29/2016
Mindray Medical Announces Shareholders' Approval Of Merger Agreement 2/26/2016
ICIG Snaps Up Novartis AG (NVS) Site that Was Set to Shut Down, 270 Pharma Jobs Saved 2/25/2016
MedGenome Bags Lifecode Health’s Assets Including It’s Lab in Foster City 2/25/2016
OSE Pharma And Effimune Announce Proposed Merger To Create Significant Immunotherapy Player 2/24/2016
Merus Buys Four Products from Sanofi (SNY) for €22.5 Million 2/23/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)'s Global HIV Business ViiV Healthcare Completes Transactions To Acquire Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY)'s R&D HIV Assets 2/22/2016
Primex Pharma: New Acquisition Brings An Innovative Oral Solution For Pediatric Anesthesiology To The Market 2/22/2016
PE Firms in Talks to Buy Stake in SRL Diagnostics 2/19/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Snaps Up Transcend Medical to Beef Up Eye Surgery Pipeline 2/18/2016
DiagnoCure (CUR) Announces Closing Of The PCA3 Asset Sale Transaction And Special Distribution To Its Shareholders, By Way Of Due Bills, Of Proceeds From The Sale Of Its PCA3 Assets 2/18/2016
Why Sanofi Genzyme (SNY) is Still Defying the Odds Five Years After Being Acquired 2/16/2016



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