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By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021
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Altaris Capital Partners to acquire Perrigo Rx business for $1.5bn

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Altaris Capital Partners has agreed to acquire the prescription pharma (Rx) business of Perrigo Company plc, an Ireland-based pharma company, for More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Roivant Sciences to acquire Silicon Therapeutics to boost drug discovery capabilities

Roivant Sciences has agreed to acquire Silicon Therapeutics, a Boston-based drug design, research, and development company, for $450 million, in an all-share deal. The Swiss biopharma company will also make additional More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Merck to acquire US biotech company Pandion Therapeutics for $1.8bn

Merck has agreed to acquire Pandion Therapeutics, a Massachusetts-based clinical-stage biotech company, for about $1.85 billion in an all-cash deal. Pandion Therapeutics is engaged in developing therapeutics for More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, February 18th, 2021
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Eurofins Scientific to acquire Beacon Discovery to expand drug discovery capabilities

Eurofins Scientific, a testing laboratories company based in Luxembourg, has agreed to acquire Beacon Discovery, a drug discovery and contract research organization (CRO), engaged in the research of G-Protein Coupled More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
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Human tissue developer Humacyte to go public via $1.1bn merger with Alpha Healthcare

Humacyte, a clinical-stage biotech platform company, has agreed to merge with blank check company Alpha Healthcare Acquisition Corp. (AHAC), in a deal that values the combined firm at $1.1 billion. Based in Durham, More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Saturday, February 13th, 2021
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Sandoz to acquire GSK’s cephalosporin antibiotics business in $500m worth deal

Sandoz, a division of Swiss pharma giant Novartis, has agreed to acquire GSK’s cephalosporin antibiotics business in a deal worth up to $500 million. The deal gives Sandoz global rights to the Zinnat, Zinacef, More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021
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Jazz Pharmaceuticals to acquire Epidiolex developer GW Pharmaceuticals for $7.2bn

Irish biopharma company Jazz Pharmaceuticals has agreed to acquire British pharma company GW Pharmaceuticals in a cash-cum-stock deal worth $7.2 billion. Upon closing of the deal, the combined firm is expected to More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Monday, February 1st, 2021
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Horizon Therapeutics to acquire Viela Bio for $3bn to grow rare disease portfolio

Horizon Therapeutics, an Irish biopharma company, has agreed to acquire Viela Bio, a US-based biotech company, for $53 per share in cash or about $3.05 billion in a move to significantly expand its development pipeline More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021
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Nordic Capital offers to acquire Advanz Pharma for $846m

Nordic Capital has made an offer to acquire Advanz Pharma, a UK-based specialty pharma company, for about $846 million in cash. Advanz Pharma is said to focus strategically on complex medicines in Europe. The company’s More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Saturday, January 16th, 2021
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Thermo Fisher acquires Henogen viral vector manufacturing business in Belgium from Novasep

Thermo Fisher Scientific has completed the acquisition of Groupe Novasep’s acquisition of viral vector manufacturing business in Belgium – Henogen for nearly €725 million in cash. The divested viral vector More...