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Biotech/Pharma - Spin Off / Spin Out (World)
Startup Whiz Kid Vivek Ramaswamy Does it Again, Launches Bay Area Firm to Revolutionize Clinical Trials 9/21/2017
CSIRO Spins Out Cardihab Pty Ltd. and Will be Helmed by Former Cook Medical Exec 9/19/2017
ProQR Therapeutics (PRQR) Spins Out CNS-Focused Biotech, Amylon Therapeutics 9/12/2017
With Baxalta (BXLT) Boosting Rare Drugs, Shire (SHPG) May Spin Off ADHD Drugs Business 8/4/2017
Idorsia - Reaching Out For More 6/19/2017
As Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Closes $30 Billion Deal, Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Spinoff Is Valued at $1.54 Billion In IPO Debut 6/16/2017
Publication Of Idorsia's Prospectus Relating To The Listing Of Idorsia Ltd On Six Swiss Exchange 6/9/2017
Roivant Sciences Launches Urovant To Develop Innovative Therapies In Urology 6/7/2017
Ramaswamy Launches Another New Biotech to Work on Phase III-Ready Drug From Merck & Co. (MRK) 6/7/2017
Actelion (ALIOF.PK) Provides An Update On The Progress Towards Launching Idorsia - Key Results For Pipeline Assets To Be Developed By Idorsia 5/22/2017
Merck KGaA (MKGAF.PK) Ponders Over Shifting Certain Businesses Into Subsidiaries 5/16/2017
Siemens (SI) Still Mulling Over Options for Health Unit 5/4/2017
Proxy Biomedical Announces New Corporate Brand Aran Biomedical 4/25/2017
Takeda (TKPYY) Splits Off a Range of Businesses to Focus on R&D 4/11/2017
Touchstone Innovations Provides £1.5 Million Seed Funding For New Imperial College London Spin-Out Cardian 4/6/2017
Actelion (ALIOF.PK)'s R&D Discovery Biz Gets a Name, Idorsia 3/15/2017
Takeda (TKPYY) and Partners Launch New Biotech Scohia Pharma 3/14/2017
Breath Therapeutics Holding BV Spins Out of PARI Pharma With $46 Million and a Ready-to-Go Phase III Drug/Device Combo 3/9/2017
Genedata AG Expands Into United Kingdom 2/21/2017
Takeda (TKPYY) Splits Off Its Consumer Healthcare Biz 2/20/2017
Struggling Teva (TEVA) Mulls Over Sale, Spinoff of Branded Generics Biz 2/14/2017
New Spinout TTP Ventus Formed to Commercialise Micropump Technology 2/1/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Ponders Over Spin Off, IPO of Alcon (ACL) Eye Unit 1/25/2017
Newly Created Fibrocor Therapeutics Makes Debut 1/17/2017
Neurimmune Therapeutics And TVM Capital Life Science Announce Creation Of AL-S Pharma To Develop Innovative Therapy For Patients With ALS 12/7/2016
Laid Off GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Employees Land Gigs at Newly Formed Biotech Inimmune 11/3/2016
Takeda (TKPYY), VCs and NYC Institutions Form Bridge Medicines to Grow Biotech in the Big Apple 11/1/2016
Getinge to Spin Off and List Smallest Division as Q3 Profit Lags 10/18/2016
Domain Therapeutics And Medicxi Launch Mavalon Therapeutics, Aimed At Halting The Progression Of Parkinson's Disease 10/18/2016
Metabrain Research, Medicxi Launch UK Firm Kymo Therapeutics 10/6/2016
Syncona, Cancer Research Technology Launch Achilles With $17.5 Million 10/6/2016
World Leading Drug Formulation Specialist MedPharm Ltd Opens U.S. Facility In Research Park Triangle To Service Growing Dermatology Market 9/28/2016
Everybody's Talkin' About New Houston Biotech Startup Cellenkos 9/20/2016
Alphabet's Verily, Sanofi (SNY) Launch $500 Million Onduo, Joint Venture to Open New HQ in Kendall Square 9/13/2016
AmorChem l.p. Spins Out Its CD36 Technology Into Mperia Therapeutics, With 1M$ Series A Investment 9/12/2016
Lucas Elena Has Announced The Creation Of Eyenostics 9/1/2016
Stock Pops as Medivir (MVRBF) Decides to Split into Two Companies 8/31/2016
Amidst Dramatic Reorganization, Takeda (TKPYY) May (Or May Not) Shutter Cambridge, UK Site 8/26/2016
DS Biopharma Spins Out New Company Focused on Fibrotic Conditions and Pulmonary Disorders 8/22/2016
Bayer (BAY) and CRISPR Form 80 Employee Joint Venture Named Casebia Therapeutics in Boston Area 8/22/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Google (GOOG)'s Verily Create $715 Million Bioelectronic Medicines Firm 8/3/2016
Neovacs and Stellar Biotech Announce Launch of Neostell, Joint Venture to Manufacture Kinoids 7/19/2016
Blacktrace Focuses On Biology With The Launch Of Dolomite Bio 7/19/2016
Roivant Sciences and Plexcera Form New Biopharma Enzyvant Sciences to Focus on Farber Disease 7/13/2016
NicOx SA (COX.PA) Transfers Commercial Operations to New Company, Gets Minority Stake 7/5/2016
Medivir (MVRBF) Mulls Over Possible Corporate Split and Separate Listing of Commercial Operations 6/15/2016
Juno (JUNO) and Blaze Bioscience's Success Inspires Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center to Spin Out More Companies Faster 6/7/2016
Former Medivation (MDVN) CMO Takes Helm at Roivant Sciences-Takeda (TKPYY)'s Newly Launched Company Myovant Sciences 6/6/2016
Iceni Launches as New Company 5/25/2016
The Cell And Gene Therapy Catapult and University of Aberdeen Launch Islexa to Develop Novel Diabetes Technology 5/18/2016
Oxford University Spinout OxStem Nabs Record £16.9 Million in Funding to Design Stem Cell Drugs for Age-Related Disease 5/11/2016
Taiho Pharma Forms Venture Arm in California to Foster Cancer Biotech Start-ups 5/10/2016
Juno (JUNO) Goes Global With Launch of New China-Based JW Biotechnology (Shanghai) Co. 4/11/2016
PureTech Launches Another Startup Commense in Boston 4/1/2016
Evotec Technologies GmbH (DX:EVT) Spins off Auto-Immune Biz as 'Topas Therapeutics GmbH' 3/22/2016
Onxeo Establishes U.S. Subsidiary 3/21/2016
Takeda (TKPYY) and Frazier Healthcare Partners' New Startup Outpost Medicine Nabs $41 Million Series A 3/16/2016
Two UK Biotechs Give Birth to Immuno-Oncology Startup Avvinity 3/4/2016
SoCal's Sorrento (SRNE) and Yuhan Form JV Immuno-Oncology Company - ImmuneOncia 3/2/2016
Six Big Shot Life Science Companies Ban Together with TransCelerate BioPharma to Launch BioCelerate 2/10/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Investors Butt Heads Over Break Up Calls 2/8/2016
Nitto Denko (XETRA: ND5.DE) Establishes Nitto BioPharma 1/25/2016
Novozymes A/S (NVZMY) Breaks Off Biopharma Activities into 100-People Independent Company Named Albumedix 1/19/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) CEO Might Consider Breakup After Novartis AG (NVS) Deal Completion 1/14/2016
Amgen (AMGN) Acquires MediGene AG (MDGEF.PK) Spinoff Catherex for $10.5 Million Upfront 12/23/2015
Iron Horse Therapeutics Launched By Avalon Ventures and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) 11/10/2015
Prominent Fund Manager Urges GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to Break Up 10/27/2015
1abtik Ag Founded To Fight Sepsis With Novel Antibody Therapeutics 10/26/2015
Poland’s Selvita Opens New Bioinformatics Company and Opens Offices in Cambridge and Bay Area 9/24/2015
Nanomedical Diagnostics, Focused on Nanotechnology and Lyme Disease Diagnostics, About to Launch 9/18/2015
GE Healthcare Will Not Spin Off Healthcare Division, Will Focus on Internal Improvements, Executive Says 9/17/2015
Nuvo Research (NRI.TO) Explores Splitting Company into Separate Entities 9/16/2015
Former Bayer MaterialScience Transforms into Covestro 9/1/2015
Immatics US Launches as Spinout of Immatics and MD Anderson Cancer Center 8/27/2015
Ludwig Cancer Research And University of Oxford Launch Cancer Immunotherapy Spinout 7/9/2015
Xention Limited Introduces Metrion Biosciences, A Specialist Ion Channel Screening Business 5/13/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), University of North Carolina Set Up $20 Million Spinoff to Find a Cure for HIV/AIDS 5/12/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Holds Onto HIV Business in Wake of Deals with Novartis AG (NVS) 5/6/2015
NetScientific Forms Triventis With Meridian Health 5/1/2015
cytena, A University of Freiburg Spin-Off, Received EUR 1.1 Million Of Seed Capital From HTGF And A Private Investor 4/29/2015
ThromboGenics NV (TBGNF) and VIB Form New Company to Research Roche (RHHBY)-Rejected Cancer Drug 4/16/2015
Clyde Biosciences, A Leading Drug Toxicity Testing Company, Closes Series A Investment 4/14/2015
AOP Orphan Pharmaceuticals AG And Rigi Healthcare Start Rigi Orphan Inc., USA 4/8/2015
Neovacs SA Strengthens North American Presence With Formation Of U.S. Subsidiary 3/23/2015
FORMA Therapeutics, Inc. And Cancer Research Technology Form Two Virtual Companies To Advance Deubiquitination Assets 3/23/2015
Diagnosis Of Rare Genetic Diseases Receives A Boost As Congenica Gains £2M SBRI Award To Fast-Track Technology For Gene-Disease Interpretation 3/11/2015
Launch Of Mimabs, Pre-Industrial Demonstrator Accelerating Development Of Immunotherapy Antibodies 3/9/2015
Adocia Opens A Subsidiary In The USA And Is Pleased To Appoint Simon Bruce, MD And Stephen Daly 3/5/2015
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) to Carve Out Antibiotic R&D Into New $40 Million Firm; Move Will Impact 95 Employees 3/2/2015
Syncona LLP and UCL Business PLC Announce the Formation Of Autolus Limited, A Cancer Immunotherapy Company 1/22/2015
Queen Mary Spinout Steathyx Therapeutics Ltd. Secures £2m Series A Funding 12/16/2014
Northern Biologics Launches With $10 Million In Pocket 12/10/2014
Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Launches Pharma Spin-Off 11/17/2014
Ex-Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Executives Set Up Their Own Venture Bion Pharma In NJ 11/12/2014
Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Unveils Name And CFO For Pharma Unit Being Split Off 11/4/2014
Successful Spin-Out of ImevaX Gmbh From The Technische Universität München (TUM) And Funding By The Federal Ministry Of Education And Research (BMBF) With EURO 5.9 Million 10/15/2014
Bayer AG (BAYZF) Will Spin Off Plastics To Focus On Life Sciences 9/19/2014
Move Over San Francisco: Boston Showing Its Pharmaceutical Potential 8/26/2014
Switzerland-Based Galenica Ltd. (GALN.SW) Prepares To Split In Two, CEO Steps Down 8/13/2014
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) May Separate Businesses 7/31/2014
Confirmed: Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) To Spin Off Heroin Treatment Business 7/28/2014
Sources Reveal Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Plans To Spinoff Virginia-Based Pharmaceutical Unit 7/25/2014
Tapping University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Invention, Roche (RHHBY) To Partner With San Diego Startup Inception Sciences, Versant Ventures To Form New Multiple Sclerosis Company 6/24/2014
PolyTherics And Antitope Join Forces To Form Abzena, Company Picks Cambridge, UK For New Home 5/23/2014
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Eyes Spin-Offs, Remains Mum On Pfizer Inc. (PFE) 4/24/2014
After 23andMe, Inc.'s Setback, Another Silicon Valley Startup Hopes To Advance Genomics 4/23/2014
Reckitt Benckiser Plc (RB.L) Leans Towards Pharmaceuticals Biz Spin-Off 4/16/2014
Truffle Capital Debuts ABIVAX, A Company Focused On Vaccines and Antivirals 2/12/2014
Oxford University And Syncona Announce The Formation Of Nightstar, A Company Developing Retinal Gene Therapies 2/3/2014
New Biopharma Ario Pharma Founded to Develop Novel Therapeutics for Respiratory Indications 12/11/2013
New San Diego Biotech OmniBiome Therapeutics Launches With Eyes Focused On Preterm Labor 12/4/2013
EMD Serono’s New Spin-Off Tocopherx To Focus On Infertility Treatment 12/2/2013
Agalimmune Limited Founded To Develop Immunotherapeutics For Cancer 11/26/2013
JLL Partners Forms New Pharma Firm With Royal DSM In $2.6 Billion Deal 11/19/2013
f-Star Announces Formation of New Asset-Centric Vehicle, F-Star Alpha Ltd, With €9.4 Million Series A Investment 10/23/2013
Helix Biopharma (CC:HBP) Establishes Polish Subsidiary 8/28/2013
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKPYY) Launches New Subsidiary in Peru 8/22/2013
Aurobindo Pharma (AUROBINDOP.BO) to Spin-Off Injectable Business 8/12/2013
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Release: Otsuka Europe Development and Commercialisation Ltd., a New Company for the Development of Pharmaceuticals Opens in the UK 7/10/2013
Pharmstandard to Spin Off Unit, Buy Singapore's Bever for $630 Million 7/9/2013
AOP Orphan Pharmaceuticals AG Spins Off Its Stake in Activartis Biotech GmbH and Outlines Business Strategy 6/17/2013
Roche (RHHBY) and QB3 Team Up to Launch Successful Startups in the Bay Area 5/20/2013
Bayer HealthCare (BAY) Goes on a Startup Hunt 5/17/2013
Atlas Venture Leans on Amgen (AMGN), Novartis AG (NVS) to Build New Startups 5/16/2013
Theravance, Inc. (THRX) to Split Into Drug Development, Royalty Companies 4/29/2013
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Says No Plan for ViiV Healthcare Spinoff "at the Moment" 1/10/2013
Prothena of SSF Gets Head Start as Elan Corporation PLC (ELN) Spinoff 1/9/2013
APEIRON Biologics AG Establishes Biotech-Spinoff Attoquant Diagnostics 12/4/2012
Yissum Ltd. Announces Formation of Integra Holdings, a Biopharmaceutical Holding Company 10/31/2012
Roche (RHHBY) Bankrolls R&D in New Biotech Startup 10/12/2012
Drug Development Company Invion Formed Following Completion of CBio Limited M&A Transaction 9/5/2012
Elan Corporation PLC (ELN) Fuels Buyout Plans With $130 Million R&D Spinout, Unit Will Have Around 80 Staffers 8/14/2012
Parkinson's Specialist Spins Out From Merck Serono's Soon-to-close R&D Operations 7/30/2012
Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. Creates New Division to Launch TMC435 and Help Conquer Hepatitis C in EMEA 4/19/2012
Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics Launches, Joint Venture of FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation (FUJI) and Kyowa Hakko Kirin for the Development, Manufacturing and Sales of Biosimilars 3/27/2012
Vitrolife Preparing Distribution of the Transplantation Business 3/19/2012
Cardiff University Medical Spin-out Asalus Secures £292,000 2/29/2012
Former Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Employees Creates Firm for Working With CROs 2/24/2012
Warp Drive Bio Launches With $125 Million from Third Rock Ventures, Greylock, Sanofi (France) (SAN.PA) 1/10/2012
Covidien plc (COV) Plans Spin-off of Pharmaceuticals Business 12/15/2011
Karo Bio AB Prepares Spin-off of Preclinical Development 10/25/2011
Russia Takes Stake in Unusual British Drug Company; New Pharma Company Pro Bono Bio Launches Today 9/12/2011
Allenex AB Spins off Novahep AB and Recopharma AB 8/25/2011
Cambridge Spin-out, MissionTherapeutics Ltd Raises $10 Million, Eyes Rapid Growth 8/25/2011
Can-Fite BioPharma Signed an Agreement to Spin off Its Ophthalmology Activities to a US Based Public Company 6/6/2011
Aurobindo Pharma Mulls Spinning Off Units 5/10/2011
Innate Pharma and TRANSGENE (TRGNY) Announce the Creation of Platine Pharma Services, a New Company Specialized in Immunomonitoring Services 5/4/2011
Crystallics - a New Company Spinout with a Long History in Pharmaceutical Development 4/19/2011
Plasticell Spins Out Regenerative Drug Discovery Venture Called 'Progenitor Labs' 4/13/2011
University of Strathclyde Spin-Out, Fixed Phage Limited, to Apply New Technology for Tackling Infection 1/21/2011
Horizon Discovery Ltd. Acquires Hypoxium and Launches Horizon Discovery Services Ltd 10/5/2010
CIT Opens New U.S. Subsidiary, CITox, Inc. 9/27/2010
TiGenix Announces Spin-Out Of Its Targeted Drug Discovery Activities In New Company Arcarios 8/25/2010
PhotoCure Establishes US Subsidiary to Build Specialty Dermatology Business 8/4/2010
Pharming Group (PHGUF.PK) Completes Spin-Off Of DNage 7/19/2010
Phage Pharmaceuticals (Formerly Known as Phage Biotechnology Corp.) Launched; Receives Funding for Purchase of Assets 5/24/2010
Biovitrum AB Aims to Spin-Out Cambridge Biotechnology 1/22/2009
MediGene AG (DX:MDG) Spins Out mTCR Program - Independent Company Immunocore Limited Founded 10/1/2008
Direvo Biotech AG Announced Incorporation Of Fully Owned Subsidiary Named DIREVO Industrial Biotechnology GmbH 7/28/2008
Progen Pharmaceuticals Limited (PGLA) Launches PharmaSynth Manufacturing Unit 7/8/2008
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) (JOBS) Spun-Off Japan Lab, RaQualia Targets IPO by 2011 7/3/2008
Battelle Ventures Broadens Life Sciences Portfolio; Creates NellOne Therapeutics, Inc., a Spinout from Oak Ridge National Laboratory 6/4/2008