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Biotech/Pharma - Mergers and Acquisitions
Repligen (RGEN) and Spectrum to Marry in $359 Million Deal 6/23/2017
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
Acadia (ACAD) Jumps Again On Renewed Takeover Chatter 6/22/2017
PAREXEL (PRXL) Sold to Investment Firm in $5 Billion Deal 6/22/2017
BIO2017: Biotech Dealmaking Will Be Robust in 2017, But Remain Below 2015 Highs 6/22/2017
NantHealth (NH)'s Soon-Shiong Sued for Attempting to Take Over Altor BioScience for a Lowball Price 6/22/2017
Invent Farma / Neuraxpharm Group Announces The Acquisition Of FB Health In Italy 6/22/2017
Why Pfizer (PFE) Should Take The Plunge And Sell Its Consumer Biz 6/22/2017
Money Problems Push SoCal's ImmunoCellular (IMUC) To Suspend Trial, Seek Strategic Alternatives 6/21/2017
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
Axion Biosystems To Sell Direct In Europe, Effective July 1, 2017 6/20/2017
Stryker (SYK) Takes Out Novadaq in $701 Million Deal 6/20/2017
Polytek Development Corp. And California Medical Innovations Merge To Offer Broader Portfolio Of Specialty Polymers 6/20/2017
JCB Laboratories And Fagron Sterile Services Secure Group Purchasing Organization Contract With Premier, Inc. 6/20/2017
RadNet (RDNT) Acquires Equity Stake In Medic Vision 6/20/2017
Nanosphere Signs Binding Merger Agreement For 100% Acquisition By Corazon Gold Corp. 6/20/2017
Spherix (SPEX) Announces Definitive Terms Reached To Acquire Controlling Interest In Hoth Therapeutics, A Biopharmaceutical Company Developing Its BioLexa Platform To Treat Skin Illness Such As Eczema 6/20/2017
Why This Tiny Massachusetts Biotech Could be a New M&A Target for Drug Giants Like Gilead (GILD) and Celgene (CELG) 6/20/2017
Valeant (VRX): Was iNova Pharma Sale The Worst Deal Ever? 6/19/2017
PerkinElmer (PKI) Slams Down $1.3 Billion for Germany's EUROIMMUN 6/19/2017
Gilead (GILD), Sanofi (SNY) Reportedly Bidding on This $10 Billion Massachusetts Biotech 6/16/2017
After Bagging Patheon (PTHN) for $7.2 Billion, This Could be Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO)'s New Target 6/16/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Announces Completion Of Acquisition Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) 6/16/2017
Intrexon (XON) Integrates Leading Adenoviral Gene Delivery Technology With Completion of GenVec (GNVC) Acquisition 6/16/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Completes Acquisition Of Actelion (ALIOF.PK) 6/16/2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Unloads Irish Facility to SK Biotek 6/16/2017
What Biogen (BIIB) CFO's Departure Means for Company's M&A Strategy 6/16/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) CEO Warns of More Setbacks, Admits Company is Still Vulnerable to a Takeover 6/15/2017
Syneron Candela Announces Shareholder Approval Of Proposed Acquisition By Funds Advised By Apax Partners 6/15/2017
KBI BioPharma Acquires Alliance Protein Laboratories, Expands Biophysical Characterization Capabilities 6/15/2017
MSD Completes Attentus Medical Sales Acquisition 6/14/2017
Will Tesaro (TSRO) Be The Focus Of The Next Biotech Bidding War? 6/14/2017
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
MedSource Builds On Growth Strategy With New Data Management Team, UK Facility 6/13/2017
Halyard Health Exploring Sale of Its Surgical and Infection Prevention Biz 6/13/2017
CSL Limited (CMXHF.PK) To Acquire Majority Stake In Chinese Plasma Fractionator Wuhan Zhong Yuan Rui De Biologicals Products 6/13/2017
Quest Diagnostics (DGX) To Form Precision Oncology Center Of Excellence Through Acquisition Of Two Texas Laboratory Businesses To Serve Oncologists Nationwide 6/13/2017
Audax Private Equity Announces The Acquisition Of Altasciences 6/13/2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Asks for Patience as Takeover Chatter Reemerges Post-ASCO 6/12/2017
Regulators Want More Info on Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX), C.R. Bard's $24 Billion Merger 6/12/2017
Invitae Acquires Ommdom for $6 Million Stock 6/12/2017
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
Olon S.p.A. (P&R Group) Acquires Ricerca Biosciences' Chemical Division In Ohio (USA) 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
Debt-Laden Valeant (VRX) Unloads iNova Pharma In $930 Million Deal 6/8/2017
Allergan (AGN) Acquires Keller Medical for an Undisclosed Sum 6/8/2017
Debt-Ridden Valeant (VRX) Nears Sale of Its $2 Billion Eye Care Biz Bausch & Lomb 6/7/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Eases Its Migraine With $302 Million Sale 6/7/2017
PE Firms Take Out New York's AMRI (AMRI) for $922 Million Cash 6/7/2017
Why AMRI (AMRI) Is Actually Getting A Very Good Premium 6/7/2017
Marina Biotech (MRNA) Acquires Prestalia, A U.S. FDA Approved Drug For Patients Whose Blood Pressure Is Not Adequately Controlled By Monotherapy 6/7/2017
Chesapeake IRB Announces Acquisition Of MaGil IRB 6/7/2017
Symbiotic Research, LLC Acquired By Berlin, Germany Based Tentamus Group 6/7/2017
Bayer (BAY) Reduces Stake In Spinoff Covestro, With An Eye On Monsanto (MON) 6/7/2017
ADMA Biologics, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of Biotest Pharma’s Therapy Business Unit Assets 6/7/2017
Interlock And Key Surgical Merge To Create Leading Global Provider Of Sterile Processing And Operating Room Supplies 6/7/2017
Struggling MannKind (MNKD) Sponsors A Reality Show While Shopping Around Part Of Its Pipeline 6/6/2017
Novanta (GSIG) Coughs Up €115 Million Cash for World of Medicine 6/6/2017
Outcome Capital Announces UCB Pharma (UCBJF.PK) Has Acquired Beryllium Discovery 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
Chesapeake IRB Announces Acquisition Of Institutional Biosafety Corporation 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
Arysta LifeScience Corporation Acquires South African BioSolutions Business 6/5/2017
Nutra Pharma Corp. (NPHC) Announces Collaboration With The University of Maryland Bioprocess Scale-Up Facility In Preparation Of Material For Phase II Studies 6/2/2017
Taiwan's OBI Pharma (SHPG) Acquires Cancer Drug From Threshold (THLD) 6/2/2017
Cancer Screening Tie-up: Hong Kong's Cirina Merges With GRAIL, An Illumina (ILMN) Spin-Out 6/2/2017
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
$8 Billion+ Tesaro (TSRO) is Exploring a Sale But No Serious Suitors are Lining Up Just Yet 6/2/2017
EastGate Biotech's Recent Acquisition, OMNI Surgery + Anti-Aging Centre, Presents The OMNI School Of Medical Esthetics 6/2/2017
Sevion Therapeutics And Eloxx Pharma Announce The Entering Into Of An Acquisition Transaction 6/2/2017
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
Aziyo Continues Building New Breed Of Regenerative Medicine Company 6/1/2017
Accenture To Acquire Labanswer, Expanding Its Life Sciences And Cross-Industry Research And Laboratory Informatics Capabilities 6/1/2017
Roquette Signs Agreement To Acquire Itacel And Reinforce Its Global Leadership In The Pharmaceutical Industry 6/1/2017
TeraRecon, Inc. Acquires McCoy Medical And Spins Out A New AI Platform Company Aimed At Simplifying Access And Use Of 3rd Party Computer Vision And Artificial Intelligence Applications 6/1/2017
i2 Pharma Acquires Antibody And Protein Engineering Technology Portfolio From Sea Lane Biotechnologies, LLC 5/31/2017
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
Bay Area's GRAIL Goes Global, Merges With Hong Kong's Cirina to Focus on Cancer Detection 5/31/2017
Inspyr (GNSZ) And Lewis And Clark Pharmaceuticals To Merge 5/31/2017
Chiltern International Ltd. Acquires Japanese Clinical Research Organization Integrated Development Associates Co. Ltd. 5/31/2017
Why Puma Biotech (PBYI) Could Get Acquired Between July to September of This Year 5/30/2017
Novomed Group And Mediq France Merge To Create France's Leader In Medical Material Distance Selling To Healthcare Professionals 5/30/2017
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
ADMA Biologics, Inc. Stockholders Vote To Approve Acquisition Of Certain Assets From Biotest Pharma 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
Easton Pharmaceuticals (OP: EAPH) Announces It Has Signed An LOI To Acquire An Interest In A 45 Acre Parcel For The Cultivation Of Medical Marijuana In Toronto, Canada; Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Ibliss In Birmingham's UK Vaper Expo 5/26/2017
How Abbott (ABT) Will Benefit From Its Alere (ALR) Acquisition 5/26/2017
Cipla (CIPLA) Follows Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK)'s Footsteps, Drops Out of Biosimilars Biz 5/26/2017
Getting Struck Twice: Acquisitions & Spinouts In Biotech 5/25/2017
More Alexion (ALXN) Turbulence Could Flush Out A Buyer 5/25/2017
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
i2b2 Foundation And tranSMART Foundation Merge To Become The i2b2 tranSMART Foundation 5/25/2017
Palladio Biosciences Formed To Develop Transformative Medicines For Orphan Diseases Of The Kidney 5/24/2017
Hebron Technology Co. (HEBT) Wins Bid For A Project At Leading Pharmaceutical Company In Tianjin 5/24/2017
Upside Biotech To Work With US Army On Engineered Skin Replacement 5/24/2017
Pierre Fabre Acquires Promising Assets From Igenica, Inc. In The Field Of Immuno-Oncology 5/24/2017
BioTelemetry Increases Tender Offer Price And Extends Offer Period For LifeWatch Corp Shares 5/24/2017
Debiopharm Enters The Field Of Antibody-Drug Conjugates Through Acquisition Of Phase II Asset From ImmunoGen (IMGN) 5/24/2017
Biogen (BIIB) Spinoff Bioverativ (BIVV) Takes Out Bay Area's True North in $825 Million Deal 5/24/2017
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Offloads Heart Drugs to Recordati in $300 Million Deal to Pump Up R&D 5/23/2017
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
Two China-US Life Science Investment Firms, Wuxi Ventures And Frontline, Will Merge 5/23/2017
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
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
Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. May Enter $4 Billion Bidding War For Germany's Stada 5/18/2017
Sharklet Technologies Announces Acquisition By Peaceful Union And New Partnership To Accelerate Development Of Medical Devices And Surface Technologies Featuring Sharklet 5/17/2017
Why Pfizer (PFE) May Need Another Big M&A for Growth 5/17/2017
Astellas (ALPMY) Completes Acquisition Of Ogeda 5/17/2017
National Seating & Mobility Expands With Columbus And Seattle Acquisitions 5/17/2017
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Bags Patheon (PTHN) in $7.2 Billion Deal, Pantheon Stock Soars 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