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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
EnteroMedics (ETRM) Surges on BarioSurg Buyout 5/23/2017
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Scoops Up RespirTech, Job Cuts Expected 5/23/2017
Elite Pharma (ELI) Acquires Trimipramine ANDA 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
Biogen (BIIB) Spinoff Bioverativ (BIVVV) Takes Out Bay Area's True North in $825 Million Deal 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 5/22/2017
Clariant And Huntsman Marry To Create A $20 Billion Chemical Powerhouse 5/22/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Synthes Snags 3D Printing Technology From Tissue Regeneration Systems for Undisclosed Sum 5/22/2017
Tekni-Plex Acquires BrunaSeals 5/22/2017
Concert Pharma (CNCE) Receives Second Request From FTC Under HSR Act 5/22/2017
Week In Review: Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Considers $4 Billion Bid For Germany's Stada 5/22/2017
Caladrius Biosciences (CLBS) Closes The Sale Of Its Remaining Interest In PCT To Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. For $75 Million 5/19/2017
Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited (CCM) Announces The Acquisition Of Shanghai ProMed Cancer Center 5/19/2017
Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. Completes Acquisition Of PCT, Expanding Cell Therapy Outsourcing Business 5/19/2017
Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. May Enter $4 Billion Bidding War For Germany's Stada 5/18/2017
Generational Equity Announces Sale Of SL Pharma Labs To Exova Group 5/18/2017
GAMA Healthcare World Leaders in Infection Control, Acquire Australian Distributor, AMCLA 5/18/2017
Why Pfizer (PFE) May Need Another Big M&A for Growth 5/17/2017
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Bags Patheon (PTHN) in $7.2 Billion Deal, Pantheon Stock Soars 5/17/2017
Sharklet Technologies Announces Acquisition By Peaceful Union And New Partnership To Accelerate Development Of Medical Devices And Surface Technologies Featuring Sharklet 5/17/2017
Astellas (ALPMY) Completes Acquisition Of Ogeda 5/17/2017
National Seating & Mobility Expands With Columbus And Seattle Acquisitions 5/17/2017
Synlogic Takes Chance on Failed Austin Biotech, Finds Spot in the Nasdaq 5/16/2017
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Apparently Prepping to Buy Out Novartis Consumer Health Joint Venture Stake for $10.3 Billion 5/16/2017
Did Patheon (PTHN) Get Enough In Its Buyout? 5/16/2017
Covalon Technologies Ltd. Brings Aboard Advisors to Hunt for Strategic Acquisitions 5/16/2017
Boston Scientific (BSX) Closes Symetis Acquisition 5/16/2017
Daylight Medical, An Affiliate Of Codonics Inc., Completes The Sale Of Its Medical UVC Disinfection Portfolio 5/16/2017
More R&D Fat is Trimmed as Biogen (BIIB) Closes Doors on UK's Convergence Pharma 5/15/2017
Biogen (BIIB) Strikes $120 Million+ Deal For Remedy Pharma's Stroke Candidate 5/15/2017
WuXi AppTec Completes Acquisition Of HD Biosciences Co., Ltd 5/15/2017
Layoffs Loom Over Memphis Medtronic (MDT) Employees 5/15/2017
Millar Grows Adoption Of Clinical Pressure-Volume (PV) Loops For Medical Research With Purchase Of Inca PV System By The University Of Chicago Medicine 5/15/2017
Sofie Biosciences To Acquire Zevacor Pharma 5/12/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Pays $28 Million for QT Vascular's Non-Drug Coated Chocolate PTA 5/12/2017
INC Research (INCR) Gobbles Up inVentiv Health (VTIV) in $4.6 Billion Deal 5/11/2017
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
Otic Pharma Completes Merger With Tokai Pharma (TKAI) 5/10/2017
BioTelemetry Announces The Start Of The Tender Offer Period For LifeWatch Corp Shares 5/10/2017
Syneron Candela Announces End Of Go-Shop Period 5/10/2017
IZI Medical Products Scoops Up Cook Medical's Spine Assets for Undisclosed Sum 5/10/2017
Generational Equity Announces Sale Of Safis Solutions To PharmaLex Group 5/10/2017
Turing Receives $100 Million Offer on Drug That Made Martin Shkreli Famous 5/10/2017
CRO Giant PAREXEL (PRXL) Explores $4 Billion Sale, Stock Jumps 5/10/2017
MilliporeSigma Acquires Grzybowski Scientific Inventions To Expand Chemical Synthesis Offering 5/9/2017
WIRB-Copernicus Group Acquires MedAvante And Prophase 5/9/2017
Aytu BioScience Announces The Acquisition Of Nuelle, Developer And Marketer Of Fiera Female Personal Care Device 5/9/2017
Eco Science Solutions, Inc. Signs Letter Of Intent To Acquire Specialty Banking Operation 5/9/2017
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Pays $145 Million For River Vision And Its Rare Eye Disease Drug 5/8/2017
Ipsen (IPN.PA) Completes Acquisition Of Select Consumer Healthcare Products From Sanofi (SNY) 5/8/2017
Bruker Corporation Acquires Emerging Light Sheet Microscopy Company Luxendo 5/8/2017
BioTelemetry Announces Receipt Of Antitrust Clearance For Its Acquisition Of LifeWatch Corp 5/8/2017
It's Official: VWR (VWR) Sold in $6.4 Billion Deal 5/5/2017
Don't Count Us Out: Pfizer (PFE) Hints at a Possible Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Deal 5/5/2017
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
Altimmune Completes Merger With PharmAthene, Inc. (PIP) Creating Immunotherapeutics Company Targeting Infectious Diseases 5/5/2017
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX): What Are Investors To Think Of The Massive $24 Billion C.R. Bard Takeover? 5/4/2017
Young Innovations, Inc. (YDNT) Announces Acquisition Of American Eagle Instruments, Inc 5/4/2017
Proterris And Alfama Complete Merger To Create Global Leader In Carbon Monoxide Therapies For Acute And Chronic Diseases 5/4/2017
PE Firm in Talks to Buy VWR (VWR) in Deal Worth $5 Billion 5/4/2017
5 Things AbbVie (ABBV) Management Just Said That You'll Want to Know 5/4/2017
George Clinical Acquires Vector Oncology's Pharma Services 5/3/2017
Boardroom Drama: A Look At Hostile Bids, Backstabbing And Pharma Coups D'etat 5/3/2017
LivaNova PLC (LIVN) Acquires Caisson Interventional, LLC 5/3/2017
Owens & Minor (OMI) Forks Over $380 Million for Byram Healthcare 5/3/2017
LivaNova (LIVN) Takes Out Caisson Interventional in $72 Million Deal 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
Sosei Takes Huge Stake And Option To Buy Ambitious MiNA In Deal Worth $534 Million 5/3/2017
How Much Rumored Suitors Like Sanofi (SNY) Would Have To Pay For Sarepta (SRPT) 5/2/2017
Why Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Just Became an Even More Attractive Takeover Target 5/2/2017
Why M&A Hungry Sanofi (SNY) Could be Gearing Up to Buy Sarepta (SRPT) 5/2/2017
Sarepta (SRPT) Tests Biotech's CEO Vacuum Hypothesis 5/2/2017
Henry Schein (HSIC) Completes Acquisition Of Southern Anesthesia + Surgical 5/2/2017
Savaria Takes Out Span-America Medical (SPAN) in $80.2 Million Deal 5/2/2017
Genstar Capital L.P. Announces Sale Of Tecomet 5/2/2017
WIRB-Copernicus Group Acquires ThreeWire, Expands Services To Improve Clinical Study Recruitment, Enrollment, And Retention 5/2/2017
Why Biotech Giant Amgen (AMGN)'s Q1 Results Indicate the Need for an M&A 5/1/2017
Cipher Pharma (DND.TO) Announces Sale Of U.S. Commercial Assets To EPI Group 5/1/2017
LabCorp (LH) Completes Acquisition Of Assets Of Mount Sinai Health System Clinical Outreach Laboratories 5/1/2017
Savara Announces Closing Of Merger With Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) 5/1/2017
Teijin Limited To Withdraw From U.S. Home Health Care Business To Complete Business Restructuring 4/28/2017
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
Savara Announces Closing Of Merger With Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) 4/28/2017
Sorrento (SRNE) Announces Closing Of Its Acquisition Of Virttu Biologics 4/28/2017
Allergan (AGN) Successfully Completes Zeltiq  (ZLTQ) Acquisition 4/28/2017
Olympus (OCPNF) Announces Intention To Acquire Image Stream Medical, Inc. To Enhance Medical Solution Offerings To Healthcare Facilities 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
Why Akebia (AKBA), Even With Otsuka Pharma's Big Deal, May Need To Be Acquired 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
Fasten Your Seatbelt: Biogen (BIIB) Preps for a Deal-Making Bonanza 4/26/2017
Blitz F16-83 GmH To Launch Takeover Offer For Epigenomics AG 4/26/2017
Xenon Pharma Expands Ion Channel Neurology Pipeline With Acquisition Of New Potassium Channel Modulator For The Treatment Of Epilepsy 4/26/2017
UL Acquires Emergo Group; Expands Regulatory Services Footprint In Medical Device Industry 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
Germany's Fresenius Kabi AG Slams Down $4.3 Billion for Akorn (AKN) in U.S. Expansion 4/25/2017
How This Iowa Biotech Could be a Perfect Match for M&A Hungry Gilead (GILD) 4/25/2017
The Carle Health System Buys Four Carestream Health Digital Radiography Rooms To Improve Radiology Productivity, Image Quality 4/25/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) And Savara Announce Anticipated Merger Exchange Ratio 4/25/2017
BioTelemetry Issues Prospectus For Public Tender Offer To Acquire LifeWatch Corp 4/25/2017
Zai Lab Acquires China Rights To Novel Antibiotic From Paratek Pharma (PRTK) 4/25/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Hires Bank of America (BAC) to Officially Review Alcon (ACL) Options 4/24/2017
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Snaps Up C.R. Bard in $24 Billion Deal 4/24/2017
5 Takeaways From Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)’s $24 Billion Acquisition Of C.R. Bard 4/24/2017
Sanofi (SNY)'s Top Scientist Plays Down Need For Pharma Deals 4/24/2017
Abbott (ABT) CEO Remains Optimistic on Alere (ALR) Buy 4/24/2017
Publication Of The Provisional Notice Of The End Result Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Tender Offer 4/24/2017
Denovo Biopharma Acquires Global Rights To Depression Drug Candidate 4/24/2017
PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) Completes Acquisition Of Emflaza For The Treatment Of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy In The U.S. 4/21/2017
Exec Reveals Sanofi (SNY) is Hunting for M&As to Boost Diabetes Biz 4/20/2017
Antengene Acquires East Asian Rights To Celgene (CELG) Cancer Candidate 4/20/2017
DePuy Synthes Acquires Tissue Regeneration Systems' 3D Printing Technologies To Treat Bone Defects 4/20/2017
Recordati Acquires Canadian Rights To CYSTADANE (Betaine Anhydrous For Oral Solution) 4/20/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) Announces Possible Adjournment Of Special Stockholders Meeting To Solicit Additional Votes For Merger With Savara 4/20/2017
Upsher-Smith Laboratories’ Generic Biz Gets Taken Out In $1.05 Billion Deal 4/20/2017
PLx Pharma Inc. And Dipexium (DPRX) Complete Merger 4/20/2017
How Biogen (BIIB) Lost Its Chance to Be the Hunter and Became the Hunted in Just a Few Months 4/19/2017
Omnicell (OMCL) Acquires InPharmics 4/19/2017
Spherix (SPEX) Announces Economic Interest Acquired In New Patent Portfolio 4/19/2017
Actis Portfolio Company MediS Group Announces The Acquisition Of Winthrop Pharma Senegal From Sanofi (SNY) 4/19/2017
Ex-Dendreon (DNDN) CEO Returns to Biotech, Throws a Lifeline to Struggling Nivalis (NVLS) 4/19/2017
IntegriChain Acquires PharmaMetrics, Expanding Analytics And Contract Management Platform For Pharmaceutical Managed Markets Teams 4/18/2017
It's Official: Cardinal Health (CAH) Pays $6.1 Billion for Three Medtronic (MDT) Businesses 4/18/2017
Chiltern International Ltd. Explores Sale Valued at $1.3 Billion 4/17/2017
Mast Therapeutics (MSTX) Reminds Stockholders To Vote For The Proposed Merger With Savara 4/17/2017
Saved! Struggling Halt Medical Agrees to be Acquired, Reorganizes Under Chapter 11 Bankruptcy 4/17/2017
Abbott (ABT) Seals Alere (ALR) Deal at Lower Price, Ending Legal Battle 4/14/2017
Nexvet Stock Skyrockets on $85 Million Takeover Offer from Zoetis (ZTS) 4/14/2017
EastGate Biotech's Recent Acquisition OMNI Surgery + Anti-Aging Centre Appoints Dr. Ishaan Sundar As Medical Director 4/14/2017
Glaukos Acquires IOP Sensor System From Dose Medical 4/14/2017
NantOmics Acquires Genos To Bolster Its Precision Medicine Platform 4/14/2017
Why These 3 Drugmakers Could Buy Incyte (INCY) 4/13/2017
For A German Medical Device Startup the Road to Being Acquired Went Through Houston 4/13/2017
Recordati Rare Diseases Release: Acquires North American Marketing Rights To CYSTADANE (Betaine Anhydrous For Oral Solution) 4/13/2017
China OK's ChemChina's $43 Billion Acquisition Of Switzerland's Syngenta AG (SYT) 4/13/2017
What Happens if Gilead (GILD) Went Bigger Than Incyte (INCY) and Made a Play for This Pharma Giant 4/12/2017
Easton Pharmaceuticals (OP: EAPH) Announces Finalization Of Agreement For The Acquisition Of Major Vaporizer and e-Liquids Manufacturer iBliss Inc; Annual Sales Projected To Once Again Reach $15,000,000 With Healthy Profit Margins in Excess of 40% 4/12/2017
SYGNIS Successfully Completes Integration Of Recently Acquired C.B.S. Scientific Company 4/11/2017
Anju Software Enhances Offering To Life Science Vertical Through Acquisition Of OpenQ 4/11/2017
Torrent Pharma to Acquire Clutch of Generics From Novartis AG (NVS) 4/11/2017
GE Healthcare Acquires Asymptote For Complete, Digitally-Enabled Cryogenic Cold Chain Technology Supporting Safe Manufacture And Delivery Of Cellular Therapies 4/11/2017
Finally! STADA Arzneimittel (STAGn.DE) Accepts $5.6 Billion Takeover Offer From Bain, Cinven 4/10/2017
Teva (TEVA) Contemplating Sale Of Women's Health Unit For Debt Relief 4/10/2017
U.S. Generic Drugmaker Akorn (AKN) Surges On Reports Fresenius SE Is Interested 4/10/2017
BioTelemetry Launches a Tender Offer to Acquire LifeWatch Corp 4/10/2017
kathy ireland Worldwide And NuGene International Renew And Expand Their Relationship 4/10/2017
Codman Neuro Announces Acquisition Of Neuravi To Accelerate Innovation In Acute Ischemic Stroke Therapy 4/10/2017
Cannabis Science's Acquisition Raises More Questions Than Answers 4/7/2017
Biotest AG Agrees to 1.3 Billion Euro Takeover Deal With China's Creat 4/7/2017
i2b2 Foundation And Transmart Foundation Announce Intent To Merge 4/7/2017
ProMetic Life Sci (PFSCF.PK) Receives $9.5 Million Purchase Order From Multinational Client 4/7/2017
Why Medtronic (MDT) Sans Its Medical Supplies Biz Means RIP Widget Maker 4/7/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Rumored to be Shopping Around Its Cepia Unit, Deal Could Bring in 1 Billion Euros 4/7/2017
Beijing's Crete Pays $1.3 Billion For Biotest, A German Plasma Company 4/7/2017
VWR Acquires MESM Ltd. 4/7/2017
Cardinal Health (CAH) Inches Closer to $6 Billion Deal for Medtronic (MDT)'s Medical Supplies Biz 4/6/2017
Bay Area's Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) Jumps Amid Takeover Rumors 4/6/2017
Imprimis (immy) Acquires Exclusive License To Patented Ophthalmic Formulation For Dry Eye Disease 4/6/2017
Merrimack (MACK) Declares $140M Special Dividend In Connection With Recently Completed Asset Sale 4/6/2017
Fresenius Medical Care (FMS) Completes Acquisition Of A 70% Equity Interest In Kunming Wuhua Healthcare Hospital Co. Ltd. 4/6/2017
Tenax Therapeutics (TENX) CEO Steps Down, Company to Review Strategic Alternatives 4/6/2017
Astellas (ALPMY) Takes Out Belgium Biotech in Deal Worth $853 Million 4/5/2017
Acquisition Of Syngenta AG (SYT) By ChemChina Approved By EU Competition Authority 4/5/2017
Innocoll (INNL) Surges After $209 Million Buyout Deal 4/5/2017
CBIS Subsidiary, Cannabis Science Europe Gmbh, Acquires Majority Shares Of German Bio Med Gmbh Jinvator To Facilitate European Expansions, New Products, And Additional Clinical Studies 4/5/2017
Fosun International Ltd. Says Its M&A/Operating Strategy Designed To Meet Next-Gen Business World 4/5/2017
AIT Therapeutics Raises Gross Proceeds Of $10.9 Million And Completes Reverse Merger 4/5/2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Who? Why Pfizer (PFE) Could be Making Googly Eyes at This Michigan Biotech Instead 4/4/2017
KEDPlasma Continues To Advance Long-Range Growth Plan; Acquires Additional Plasma Collection Centers In Florida, North Carolina 4/4/2017
McKesson (MCK) Completes Acquisition Of CoverMyMeds 4/4/2017
Dynatronics Corporation (DYNT) Acquisition Of Hausmann Industries 4/4/2017
NewLink Genetics (NLNK) Emerges As Biotech's Newest Immuno-Oncology Takeover Target 4/4/2017
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Completes Acquisition Of Caesarea Medical Electronics 4/4/2017
Teleflex Inc. (TFX) Completes Acquisition Of Pyng Medical Corp. (PYNGF) 4/4/2017
3 Biotechs That Could be Taken Out This Quarter 4/3/2017
New Boston Scientific (BSX) Acquisition Raises Question: Will The Lotus (Valve) Ever Blossom? 4/3/2017
Syneron Candela Rockets After $397 Million Buyout Deal With Apax Partners 4/3/2017
Menarini-Silicon Biosystems Completes Acquisition Of CELLSEARCH Assets 4/3/2017
Why Boston Scientific (BSX) Could be Eyeing This Canadian Mitral Valve Maker 4/3/2017
Cantel Medical (CMN) Completes Acquisition Of Select Endoscopy Assets From CR Kennedy In Australia 4/3/2017
SCA's Acquisition Of BSN Medical GmbH Now Closed 4/3/2017
Aytu BioScience Announces Divestiture Of Primsol To Allegis Holdings 4/3/2017
SFW Capital Partners Completes Sale Of Essen BioScience To Sartorius For $320 Million 4/3/2017
Sartorius Acquires Software Company Umetrics And Closes The Acquisition Of Essen BioScience 4/3/2017
Ipsen (IPN.PA) Completes Acquisition Of ONIVYDE (Irinotecan Liposome Injection) And Additional Oncology Assets From Merrimack (MACK) 4/3/2017
MedPlast Completes Acquisition 4/3/2017
Merrimack (MACK) Launches As New, Refocused Research & Clinical Development Company With Resources To Advance Prioritized Lead Pipeline Candidates MM-121, MM-141 And MM-310 4/3/2017
Sucampo (SCMP) Pays $200 Million Upfront for Rare Disease Biotech Vtesse 4/3/2017
Espero Pharma And Armetheon To Merge And Create A Premier Cardiovascular Focused Biopharmaceutical Company 3/31/2017
How Boston Scientific (BSX)'s $435 Million Deal is a Threat to Rivals Medtronic (MDT), Edwards Lifesciences (EW) 3/31/2017
Merrimack (MACK) Stockholders Approve Sale Of ONIVYDE And Generic Version Of DOXIL To Ipsen (IPN.PA) For Up To $1.025 Billion 3/31/2017