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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions (World)
MEDA Divests Manufacturing Unit EuroMed for EUR82 Million Cash 12/1/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Considers Selling Contact Lens Care Unit Alcon (ACL) 12/1/2015
Almirall Gains a Dermatory-Focused R&D Structure with $386.3 Million Buy 11/30/2015
Investment Bank Works with Sanofi (SNY) to Unload $12.7 Billion Animal Health Biz 11/30/2015
Eisai Inc. (ESALF.PK) Divests Clinical Diagnostics Supply Biz for $183 Million 11/30/2015
Pfizer (PFE) CEO Contemplates $42 Billion Tax Hit As Pfallergan Deal Inspires Corporate Tax Discussions 11/30/2015
Pfallergan Makes Pfizer (PFE) Teva (TEVA)'s Largest Shareholder 11/25/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Marries Allergan (AGN) in $160 Billion Deal With Pfizer’s Read to Stay as CEO and Chairman 11/25/2015
Pfizer (PFE), Allergan (AGN) Merger Could Result in More Than 10,000 Layoffs, Analyst Says 11/25/2015
As Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Marry, Already Planning the Divorce 11/25/2015
Why the Union of Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) May Not Lead to New Drugs 11/25/2015
Shire (SHPG) Rumored To Be Sweetening the Pot for Another Baxalta (BXLT) Bid 11/25/2015
WuXi PharmaTech (WX) Announces Shareholders' Approval Of Merger Agreement 11/25/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Sells Crohn's Drug Rights to Perrigo (PRGO) for $380 Million 11/23/2015
Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Talks About a $3-4.5 Billion Break-Up Fee, Making Allergan the Buyer Instead 11/23/2015
Horizon Biopharm Pulls Out of $2 Billion Hostile Takeover Bid for Depomed (DEPO) After Court Ruling 11/20/2015
ams Acquires CMOSIS for $235.8 Million 11/20/2015
Mylan (MYL) Completes Acquisition Of Certain Businesses From Famy Care To Create A Leading Women's Healthcare Franchise 11/20/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Rumored to Pay Up to $150 Billion for Allergan (AGN) in Record-Breaking Deal 11/20/2015
Third Point's Dan Loeb Talks Up An Amgen (AMGN)-Allergan (AGN) Merger 11/19/2015
Sources Reveal Glenmark Pharma, Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS), Cipla (CIPLA) are Exploring Bids Worth $500-800 Million for Teva (TEVA)'s Generics Products Portfolio 11/19/2015
Charles River Bags Oncotest GmbH in $38 Million Deal 11/19/2015
Pfizer (PFE), Servier Snap Up Right to Cellectis (ALCLS)' Blood Cancer Therapy in $338 Million+ Deal 11/19/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Smacks Down $110 Million Cash for Aircraft Medical 11/18/2015
Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Deal is Contingent Upon Saunders Becoming CEO 11/17/2015
Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Combo: Facility Numbers, the Biggest Headcount Since Wyeth (WYE) and R&D Philosophy 11/16/2015
Mylan (MYL) Spurned Again as Perrigo (PRGO) Rejects $26 Billion Takeover Bid 11/13/2015
LEO Pharma Puts Up €675 Million for Astellas (ALPMY)'s Global Dermatology Biz 11/11/2015
Astellas (ALPMY) Snaps Up Stem Cell Pioneer Ocata in $379 Million Deal 11/10/2015
In Largest M&A Year, a Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Deal Could Lead to a Pfizer Breakup 11/10/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Coughs Up $2.7 Billion for Bay Area's ZS Pharma (ZSPH) and its Hyperkalemia Treatment 11/9/2015
Sanofi (SNY) CEO Aims to Slim Down Company and Put Some Assets Under Review 11/9/2015
Pfizer (PFE) Semi-Officially Abandons GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Bid and Turns Gaze to Allergan (AGN) 11/9/2015
While in Limbo with Pfizer (PFE), Allergan (AGN) Picks Up a Medical Device Firm 11/5/2015
Shire (SHPG)'s New Buy Dyax (DYAX) is Another Biotech with Ties to Genzyme 11/4/2015
Brent Saunders, in Shadow of Pfizer (PFE) Acquisition, Took Allergan (AGN) from $25 Billion to $120 Billion 11/4/2015
Mindray Medical Enters Into Definitive Merger Agreement For Going Private Transaction 11/4/2015
Mylan (MYL) Receives U.S. FTC Clearance For Proposed Acquisition Of Perrigo (PRGO) And Confirms Governance Changes For The Combined Mylan-Perrigo Company 11/4/2015
Elbit Imaging Ltd. (EMITF) Announces Closing Of Transaction For Sell Of Elbit Medical Technologies Shares And Exercise Of Elbit Medical Exercise-Free Options 11/4/2015
Still Yearning for Baxalta (BXLT), Shire (SHPG) Snaps Up Dyax (DYAX) in $5.9 Billion Deal 11/3/2015
Lumenis (LUME) Acquires Israeli-Based Pollogen Strengthening and Expanding Its Aesthetic Division 11/2/2015
Evonik Closes Purchase Of Hydrogen Peroxide Producer In The Netherlands 11/2/2015
Rumors Confirmed, Pfizer (PFE) and Allergan (AGN) In Talks to Merge 10/30/2015
Smith & Nephew Inc. (SNN) Snaps Up Blue Belt Tech for $275 Million 10/30/2015
Clinigen Group Plc. Release: Completion Of Acquisition Of Link 10/30/2015
Cipla (CIPLA) Sells Stake In China's Biomab For $25 Million 10/30/2015
Karo Bio AB Acquires Over 90 Per Cent of MedCore 10/28/2015
Shire (SHPG) CEO Believes Dry Eye Drug Will Boost Its Chances of Landing Baxalta (BXLT) 10/28/2015
Sinocare Group Pays $273 Million Cash for Nipro Diagnostics 10/27/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Extends Offer to Acquire Depomed (DEPO) 10/27/2015
FRENZY: The Life Science M&A in 2015 Compared to 2005 10/26/2015
Shandong Luoxin Acquires China Rights to Korean Gastritis Drug 10/26/2015
Under Pressure, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)'s CEO Shows Off Innovation and Nixes the Possibility of Costly M&As 10/23/2015
Perrigo (PRGO) to Chop 800 Jobs, Buy Back Shares to Fend Off Mylan (MYL) 10/22/2015
Recipharm AB To Acquire Majority Stake In Indian CMO Nitin Lifesciences Creating Emerging Markets Platform 10/20/2015
While Baxalta (BXLT) Bid Simmers on the Back Burner, Shire (SHPG) Rumored to Be Eying Radius Health (RDUS) Acquisition 10/19/2015
Analysts Love to Speculate on Pfizer (PFE) Acquisition Rumors, Now Eying Allergan (AGN) 10/19/2015
Hovione Acquires A Formulation Plant 10/19/2015
Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (DHRM) Wins Medical Equipment Procurement Bid Financed By China Development Bank 10/19/2015
Valeant (VRX) Completes Acquisition Of Synergetics USA (SURG) 10/16/2015
Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK) Scraps Unit Brands, Launches Makeover in Brand Battle 10/15/2015
Why Smith & Nephew plc (SNN)'s CEO Is Shy of Megamergers 10/15/2015
Shanghai’s Phagelux Acquires Key Assets Of Scithera 10/15/2015
Concordia Healthcare (CXR.TO) Provides Update On AMCo Financing And Capital Structure Post AMCo Acquisition 10/15/2015
Japan's Astellas (ALPMY) Looking for More Deals to Refuel Drug Pipeline 10/14/2015
Phagelux Announces Acquisition Of Key Assets Of Scithera 10/14/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) and Roche (RHHBY) Executives Continue to Deny Merger Ambitions 10/13/2015
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Announces Agreement To Acquire Equity Interest In MediTemp Ltd. 10/13/2015
Progenics (PGNX) Makes $7 Million Bid for EXINI Diagnostics 10/13/2015
Despite Concerns About Market Volatility, Roche (RHHBY) Acquires Adheron for $580 Million 10/12/2015
Trilantic Capital Partners Europe Completes Acquisition Of 90% Stake In Leading Italian Pharmaceuticals Producer Doppel Farmaceutici 10/8/2015
Why Gilead (GILD) and Roche (RHHBY) Should Take a Good Look at Clovis Oncology (CLVS) as Possible M&A Target 10/7/2015
Clal Biotech (CLALF) Opts Out of Re-Acquiring Andromeda from Hyperion (HPTX) After Phase III Diabetes Drug Tanks 10/7/2015
Generex Biotechnology Corporation (GNBT) Announces Agreement To Acquire Equity Interest In Alfa Rhythm Ltd. 10/6/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Slaps "For Sale" Sign on Huge Pittsburgh Campus 10/5/2015
BioMarin (BMRN) Reacquires Kuvan from Merck Serono in Deal Worth More than $500 Million 10/2/2015
Abbott (ABT) Pays $211 Million for Office Space in Mumbai 10/2/2015
Teva (TEVA) Beats Rivals by Snapping Up Mexico's Rimsa for $2.3 Billion 10/1/2015
Hoya Corporation Reaches Agreement To Acquire Swiss Lens Manufacturer Knecht & Müller AG 10/1/2015
Allergan (AGN) Successfully Completes Kythera (KYTH) Acquisition; Adds Game-Changing KYBELLA Treatment For Double-Chin 10/1/2015
BASF Completes Sale Of Custom Synthesis Business And Parts Of Its API Business To Siegfried 10/1/2015
Ethypharm Acquires DB ASHBOURNE LTD In The United Kingdom 10/1/2015
As Spinoff Rumors Spin, Sanofi (SNY)’s Cholesterol Drug Praluent Gets Approval in Europe 9/29/2015
Sanofi (SNY) CEO Mulls Company Restructuring, Possible Bio-Surgery and Renal Unit Sales 9/29/2015
Endo International (ENDP) Completes Acquisition Of Par Pharmaceutical Companies (PRX) And Provides Financial Guidance 9/28/2015
Fast-Growing Aduro Biotech (ADRO) Bags Dutch Antibody Discovery Firm for $32.5 Million 9/25/2015
Clinigen Broadens Global Footprint with Deal Worth $155 Million 9/22/2015
TransEnterix Buys SOFAR's Surgical Robot Business for $99.8 Million 9/22/2015
Rumors Spreading that Sanofi (SNY), Pfizer (PFE), Abbott (ABT) and Others Might Buy Mexican Generics Company Rimsa 9/21/2015
Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS) Divests Two Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Marketing Divisions to Strides Arcolab Limited 9/21/2015
Celsus Therapeutics (CLTX) And Volution Immuno Pharmaceuticals Announce Completion Of Acquisition And Formation Of Complement C5 Inhibitor Company Akari Therapeutics 9/21/2015
NetScientific Sells Stake In Frontier BioSciences 9/18/2015
Serum Institute of India, Ltd. in Stake Sale Talks at $12 Billion Valuation 9/18/2015
Perrigo (PRGO) Rejects Unsolicited Mylan (MYL) Bid 9/17/2015
Amgen (AMGN) Scoops Up Dezima Pharma for $300 Million in Cash 9/17/2015
Inno-Gene Raises Stake in VitainSillica to 52.8 Pct 9/17/2015
Heart Valve Maker Symetis AG Aims To Grab Market Share After Float 9/15/2015
ERBA Diagnostics Mannheim Acquires Lumora 9/15/2015
Anhui Anke Biotechnology Gets Regulatory Approval To Acquire Assets 9/15/2015
Anthera (ANTH) Shares Slump as Zenyaku Kogyo Backs Out of Blisibimod Deal 9/15/2015
India’s Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS) Gains on Reports of Likely Acquisition of U.S. Based InSite Vision (ISV) 9/15/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Buys Production Facility from Amgen (AMGN) in Colorado, Will Hire 400 In the Long-Term 9/14/2015
Shire (SHPG) Mulls Ways to Sweeten Bid for Baxalta, Getting Cash to Baxalta Shareholders Faster 9/14/2015
Mylan (MYL) Takes $27.3B Buyout Offer Directly to Perrigo (PRGO) Shareholders 9/14/2015
Post-Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO), Sun Pharma (SUNPHARMA.NS) Looks to Divest Ireland Plant to Cut Costs 9/10/2015
Hill-Rom Completes Acquisition Of Welch Allyn 9/9/2015
Mindray Medical Announces Receipt Of Revised Non-Binding Proposal To Acquire The Company At US$27 Per ADS Or US$27 Per Ordinary Share 9/9/2015
Shire (SHPG)’s Plan B if Baxalta Bid Falls Through Includes Radius Health (RDUS), Actelion (ALIOF.PK), and Possibly Ariad (ARIA) 9/9/2015
Cipla (CIPLA) Strikes $550 Million Deal to Acquire Two U.S. Drugmakers 9/4/2015
Allergan (AGN) Strikes Another Deal, Acquires SoCal's AqueSys for $300+ Million 9/4/2015
Ceres, Inc. Sells Forage Sorghum In Puerto Rico 9/3/2015
Integra LifeSciences (IART) Bags U.S. Rights to Tornier's Ankle and Toe Replacement Products 9/3/2015
Lannett (LCI) Bolsters Generics Business With $1.23 Billion-Plus Kremers Urban Acquisition 9/3/2015
HeartWare (HTWR) Strikes $929 Million Deal for Valtech Cardio 9/2/2015
NOWDiagnostics Inc. Acquires Canada's ZBx Corporation 9/1/2015
Allergan (AGN) Successfully Completes Naurex Acquisition 8/31/2015
Perrigo (PRGO) Acquires Leading U.S. Scar Management Brand ScarAway 8/31/2015
MEDA May Be Looking to Offload U.S. Operations Worth $1 Billion, Sources Say 8/28/2015
Shanghai Kehua Signs MOU To Acquire Technogentics Of Italy 8/28/2015
Perrigo (PRGO) Completes Acquisition Of Leading Portfolio Of OTC Brands From GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) 8/28/2015
Mylan (MYL) Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition Of Perrigo (PRGO) 8/28/2015
Perrigo (PRGO) Confident Its Shareholders Will RejectMylan (MYL)'s Value Destructive Transaction 8/28/2015
Harbin Gloria Pharmaceuticals (002437.SZ) To Pay $27.5 Million For Stake In Zhenyang Hospital 8/27/2015
FTC May Require Products Worth $600 Million to be Divested for Teva (TEVA)-Allergan (AGN) Deal to Go Through 8/27/2015
Neogen Corporation (NEOG) Acquires U.K.-based Lab M Holdings 8/27/2015
Decheng-Backed Cellular Research Inc. Is Bought By BD Life Science 8/27/2015
STADA Arzneimittel AG (STAGn.DE) Grabs Sciotec Diagnostics for 17.2 Million Euros 8/26/2015
ECM Medical Signs Agreement With Vertebral Technologies To Distribute Innovative Modular Spinal Implants For Greater China 8/26/2015
Anteo Diagnostics To Acquire Established Global Diagnostics Company DIAsource ImmunoAssays SA 8/26/2015
Jiangxi Boya Bio-Pharma Makes Two Acquisitions: Will Raise $78 Million 8/26/2015
China's Hepalink USA to Buy American Firm Cytovance for $205.68M+ 8/25/2015
In Puzzling Move, Novartis AG (NVS) Offers $1 Billion for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)’s Ofatumumab for Auto-Immune Diseases 8/25/2015
Cyberonics (CYBX) And Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Provide Merger Update 8/20/2015
Spending Spree Continues as Roche (RHHBY) Snaps Up Kapa Biosystems 8/19/2015
WuXi PharmaTech (WX) to Go Private With a $3.3 Billion Buyout Proposal if China Stock Market Holds 8/17/2015
Shire (SHPG) and Baxalta Maneuver To Sweeten Bid Or Shut It Down 8/14/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Grabs Superbug Diagnostics Firm GeneWeave Biosciences in $425 Million Deal 8/13/2015
Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (CCM) Acquires Additional Ownership Interest In MD Anderson Cancer Center Proton Therapy Center 8/12/2015
Bayer (BAY)'s MaterialScience Biz Open to M&A 8/10/2015
Sanjiu Medical Buys Zhongyi Pharma For $209 Million 8/10/2015
Third Deal in a Week, AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Acquires Cancer Drug from Inovio Pharma (INO) for Possible $727.5 Million 8/10/2015
Intrexon Scores Oxitec in $160 Million Stock-Cash Deal 8/10/2015
Xinjiekou Department Store Offers $966 Million For China Cord Blood Corporation 8/7/2015
China Cord Blood Corporation Announces Receipt Of Non-Binding Acquisition Proposal 8/6/2015
Teva (TEVA)-Allergan (AGN) Deal Underscores Generics Market Consolidation with 90% of US Buying Generic Pills from A Single Company 8/5/2015
Shire (SHPG) Goes Live on Rebuffed $30 Billion Merger with Baxalta to Pressure Stockholders, Board and Execs 8/5/2015
Endo International (ENDP) Divests Non-Core Business Lines From Litha Healthcare Group International Business, Enhancing Focus On Specialty Pharmaceuticals 8/5/2015
Allergan (AGN) And Kythera (KYTH) Announce That Pending Transaction Will Now Be For All-Cash Consideration 8/5/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Files Lawsuit, Seeks Change of Depomed (DEPO)’s Board of Directors in Takeover Attempt 8/4/2015
Endo Pharmaceuticals (ENDP) Completes Divestiture Of American Medical Systems, Inc. (AMMD)' Men's And Prostate Health Businesses To Boston Scientific (BSX) 8/4/2015
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Working with Bank of America (BAC) as it Scouts for M&A 8/4/2015
Teva (TEVA) And Immuneering Announce Teva’s Purchase Of 51% Equity Share Of Genomic-Analysis Company 8/3/2015
Dechra To Acquire 63.3% Shareholding (£19.4m) In Genera D.D. Croatia 8/3/2015
Teva (TEVA) Secures $33.75 Billion Financing Commitment 8/3/2015
Months Later, Ex-Allergan (AGN) CEO Is Still Going After Ackman's Pershing Square 7/31/2015
TiGenix Snaps Up Coretherapix In Deal Worth $318.5 Million 7/31/2015
Allergan (AGN) Could Set its Sights on Another Transformative M&A Deal With Biogen (BIIB), Amgen (AMGN) or AbbVie (ABBV) 7/29/2015
Merck & Co. (MRK) Snaps up Israel Oncology Firm cCam Biotherapeutics for $605 Million 7/29/2015
Hikma (HIK.L) Snags Boehringer Ingelheim's U.S. Generics Biz for $2.65 Billion 7/28/2015
Gerresheimer Will Acquire Centor - Higher Profitability Expected 7/28/2015
Sanofi (SNY) and Regeneron (REGN) Ink $2.2 Billion Immuno-Oncology, PD-1 Inhibitor Deal 7/28/2015
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Divests Contrast Media Biz to Guerbet (GBT) For $270 Million 7/28/2015
Allergan (AGN) Coughs Up $560 Million Cash for Naurex 7/27/2015
Teva (TEVA) Withdraws Proposal To Acquire Mylan (MYL) 7/27/2015
Lupin (LUPN.BO) Acquires Specialty Product Portfolio In Germany 7/27/2015
Teva (TEVA) Snaps Up Allergan (AGN) Generics for $40.5 Billion, Ends Pursuit of Mylan (MYL) 7/27/2015
3SBio Inc. (SSRX) Acquires Zhejiang Wansheng Pharmaceutical 7/24/2015
Scandal-Plagued Toshiba Abandans Elevator Biz for $943 MIllion 7/23/2015
Veeva Systems, Inc. OpenData Expands To Italy With The Acquisition Of Merqurio's Healthcare Professional And Organisation Database 7/23/2015
Lupin (LUPN.BO) Plunks Down $880 Million for Privately Held Gavis Pharmaceuticals 7/23/2015
Depomed (DEPO) Gets Sweetened $33 Per Share Offer From Horizon Pharma (HZNP) 7/21/2015
Phagelux Announces Acquisition Of Omnilytics 7/20/2015
Shanghai's Phagelux Buys Agricultural Phage Company, OmniLytics 7/20/2015
Stryker Snaps Up Muka Metal for Undisclosed Sum 7/20/2015
Mindray Medical Completes Acquisition Of Wuhan Dragonbio 7/17/2015
AMRI (AMRI) Coughs Up $174 Million for Gadea Pharma 7/16/2015
Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of ESS From Lonza Group Ltd. (LZAGY.PK) For The Treatment Of Severe Burns 7/15/2015
Canbridge Acquires License For Apogenix’s APG101 Onco-Immunotherapy In Glioblastoma For China 7/15/2015
AMCo Acquires Australian Company Boucher And Muir 7/14/2015
Medtronic (MDT) Bags RF Surgical in $235 Million Deal 7/13/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Denies Deal Has Been Struck for Vacant New Jersey Site 7/13/2015
Celsus Therapeutics (CLTX) Grabs Volution Immuno Pharma in All-Stock Deal; Combined Company to be Renamed Akari Therapeutics 7/13/2015
German Kartellamt Greenlights Acquisition Of Three BASF Sites 7/13/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Offloads Crohn's Disease Drug for $215 Million 7/10/2015
Smith & Nephew plc (SNN) Snags Russian Manufacturing Biz for Undisclosed Sum 7/10/2015
Heraeus Takes Major Stake in SoCal's Ankasa Regenerative Therapeutics 7/9/2015
Benitec (BLT.AX) Acquires Full Rights To Hepatitis B Program 7/9/2015
Allergan (AGN) Slams Down $250 Million+ for Rights to Merck & Co. (MRK)'s Migraine Drugs 7/7/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Goes Hostile With $3 Billion Bid for Depomed (DEPO) 7/7/2015
Allergan (AGN) Forks Over $125 Million+ for Bay Area Medtech Firm Oculeve 7/6/2015
Konica Minolta Medical Imaging U.S.A, Inc. (KPI1.BE) Acquires Sawae, Enhancing Digital X-Ray Diagnostic Imaging Systems In Brazil 7/2/2015
Adapt Pharma Acquires Narcan NDA And Obtains License To The Narcan Trademark 7/2/2015
PharmaVentures Ltd Completes M&A Deal For Technology In The Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Sector 6/30/2015
Roche (RHHBY) Investors Urging Company to Dump Diabetes Unit May Have to Wait 6/30/2015
Hikma (HIK.L) Rumored to Be Bidding $2.2B for Boehringer Ingelheim's Roxane Laboratories, As Mallinckrodt (MNK), Perrigo (PRGO) Circle 6/30/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Beefs Up Pain Pipeline With $200 Million+ Spinifex Buy 6/29/2015
Cellular Biomedicine Group (CBMG) Completes Acquisition Of CD40LGVAX Vaccine 6/29/2015
BSN Medical GmbH Bags FarrowMed for Undisclosed Sum 6/29/2015
The Medicines Company (MDCO) May Sell European Business As Management Focuses Inward 6/26/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Roche (RHHBY) Allegedly Circle GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) as Takeover Speculation Intensifies 6/26/2015