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Added 11 days ago Industry news

AcelRx acquires Tetraphase and with it Xerava a treatment for life threatening infections

Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a biopharmaceutical company focused on commercializing its novel tetracycline Xerava to treat serious and life-threatening infections, announced...

Added 21 days ago Industry news

Amgen acquires all the shares of Amgen Astellas Biopharma

Amgen Inc., Astellas Pharma Inc. and Amgen Astellas BioPharma K.K. announced that on April 1, 2020, Amgen will purchase the...

Added 23 days ago Industry news

Thermo Fisher acquires Qiagen N.V.,a provider of molecular diagnostics.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. and Qiagen N.V. a leading global provider of molecular diagnostics and sample preparation technologies, announced that...

Added 25 days ago Industry news

Gilead Science acquires Forty Seven Inc., and with it magrolimab.

Gilead Sciences, Inc.and Forty Seven, Inc. announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Gilead...

Added 1 month ago Industry news

Takeda acquires PvP Biologics and with it TAK 062 to treat celiac disease.

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited announced that it has acquired PvP Biologics, Inc. following the conclusion of a Phase 1 proof-of-mechanism...

Added 1 month ago Industry news

Tocagen and Forte Biosciences to merge.

Tocagen Inc. and Forte Biosciences, Inc., a privately held clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a live biotherapeutic for the treatment of...

Added 1 month ago Industry news

Merck KGaA sells Allergopharma to Dermapharm

Merck KGaA, a leading science and technology company, signed an agreement to sell its allergy business Allergopharma to Dermapharm Holding...

Added 1 month ago Industry news

Aytu Bioscience acquires Innnovus Pharma

Aytu BioScience, Inc.a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing novel products that address significant patient needs and Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,...

Added 1 month ago Industry news

Zealand Pharma A/S acquires Valeritas Holdings.

Zealand Pharma A/S, announces a bid to acquire substantially all assets from Valeritas Holdings, Inc. for a total cash consideration...

Added 1 month ago Industry news

Merck Inc.to spin-off products from its Women’s Health, trusted Legacy Brands, and Biosimilars businesses into a new, yet-to-be-named, independent, publicly traded company.

Merck announced its intention to spin-off products from its Women’s Health, trusted Legacy Brands, and Biosimilars businesses into a new,...

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