Click onto one of the messages to see if any of these match our present position.You may be surprised.

 

Recent Biotech Buyouts of Publicly Traded Companies 

[Added PTX-SOMX and RDY-OctoPlus deal, which were inadvertently omitted.]

Acquired ‡Premium *Deal iHub Company Buyer to Market Value Date Reference GNLB GSK 465% $57M 10/08 #msg-33209281 MEMY Roche 319% $50M 11/08 #msg-33787598 ANDS Roche 256% $220M 10/11 #msg-68043946 SYNB PFE 240% $10M 12/10 #msg-58221573 KOSN BMY 233% $190M 5/08 #msg-29647147 MGRM LH 171% $155M 6/09 #msg-38960958 COLY PFE 167% $165M 11/07 #msg-24600805 INHX BMY 163% $2.5B 1/12 #msg-70636307 CYPB Ramius 160% $255M 12/10 #msg-57780859 NTMD Deerfld z158% z$36M 1/09 #msg-35132470 ICGN PFE 150% $56M 7/11 #msg-65365128 EYE ABT 149% $2.8B 1/09 #msg-34762429 IOMI Intercell 147% $190M 5/08 #msg-29232165 CPEX FCB Hldgs 142% $77M 3/11 #msg-61326856 BTRX Stiefel 136% $150M 6/08 #msg-30201906 ISTA Bausch&Lm 134% $500M 3/12 #msg-73708628 SOMX PTX 127% $25M 12/12 #msg-82334111 Tepnel GPRO 126% $132M 1/09 #msg-35221710 ADLR CBST 121% $190M 10/11 #msg-68264754 SGXP LLY 119% $64M 7/08 #msg-30547648 ENCY PFE 118% $350M 2/08 #msg-26978155 TRCA Ipsen 104% $660M 6/08 #msg-29795183 AMLN BMY 101% u$7.0B 6/12 #msg-77122453 HGSI GSK 99% $3.0B 7/12 #msg-77532608 CRY.to MDT 97% $380M 9/08 #msg-32421462 Speedel NVS 94% $880M 7/08 #msg-30588524 MNT JNJ 92% $1.1B 11/08 #msg-33879830 MEDX BMY 90% $2.1B 7/09 #msg-39801273 VRUS GILD 89% $11B 11/11 #msg-69211700 SIRT GSK 85% $620M 4/08 #msg-28705020 ZGEN BMY 84% $885M 9/10 #msg-54152162 YMI GILD 81% $510M 12/12 #msg-82377008 ORIDN.SW COV 77% $300M 4/12 #msg-74079493 CVTX GILD 76% $1.4B 3/09 #msg-36225695 MOVET.BR Shire 74% $560M 8/10 #msg-52918245 IDEV ENDP 74% $370M 1/09 #msg-34592416 LEVP VPHM y73% y$510M 7/08 #msg-30704409 TARG MDCO 72% $42M 1/09 #msg-34774402 Ventana Roche 72% $3.4B 1/08 #msg-30912677 Jerini Shire 71% $520M 7/08 #msg-30452872 APNO Cell Bio 70% $20M 9/09 #msg-43348606 AAH.AX CEPH 69% $207M 2/09 #msg-35956544 DDS.TO PLB.TO 68% $15M 8/11 #msg-66272770 OSTE MDT 65% $123M 8/10 #msg-53410183 TLCR Grifols 64% $3.4B 6/10 #msg-50961841 FACT ABT 64% $450M 3/10 #msg-47606240 Acambis SNY 64% $550M 7/08 #msg-30990498 JAV HSP 64% $141M 4/10 #msg-48881292 Synthes JNJ 61% $21.5B 4/11 #msg-62473819 SCRX Shionogi 61% $1.4B 9/08 #msg-31859174 BFRM Merz 60% $253M 1/10 #msg-45071380 CXS.AX CEPH 59% $163M 3/11 #msg-61453144 CRXL JNJ 58% $2.4B 12/10 #msg-57504349 BMTI WMGI 56% $380M 12/12 #msg-81626598 MTXX HIG Captl 56% $75M 12/10 #msg-57778844 ASPM COV 56% $210M 9/09 #msg-43348479 OSIP Astellas 55% $4.0B 5/10 #msg-50234451 IDMI Takeda 55% $75M 5/09 #msg-37898204 GNOM BGI-Shnzhn 54% $118 9/12 #msg-79636464 RDEA AZN 54% $1.3B 4/12 #msg-74706626 BSMD MMSI 54% $96M 5/10 #msg-50161877 ATSI MDT 54% $370M 4/10 #msg-49617936 ALO KG 54% $1.6B 11/08 #msg-33763449 MEDI AZN 53% $15.2B 4/07 #msg-19020387 MLNM Takeda 53% $8.8B 4/08 #msg-28365383 TRBN EBS 52% $97M 8/10 #msg-53271836 SYNO BAX 52% $260M 12/11 #msg-69906294 PCOP LGND 52% $75M 9/08 #msg-32404474 CLZR ELOS 51% $65M 9/09 #msg-41293512 OMRI JNJ 51% $465M 11/08 #msg-33762745 IMCL LLY 51% $6.5B 10/08 #msg-32662830 MYOG GILD 50% $2.5B 10/06 #msg-13712121 MIL Merck KGaA 50% $7.2B 3/10 #msg-47249493 CRGN CLDX 50% $40M 5/09 #msg-38262967 BEC Danaher 46% $6.8B 2/11 #msg-59624646 PHRM CELG 46% $2.9B 11/07 #msg-24645394 CALP PKI 42% $600M 9/11 #msg-66915400 BRL TEVA 42% $9.0B 7/08 #msg-30792830 VITA SYK 41% $320M 5/11 #msg-63178312 AGAM STJ 41% $1.3B 10/10 #msg-55673504 KG PFE 40% $3.6B 10/10 #msg-55425514 MRX VRX 39% $2.6B 9/12 #msg-79186818 CEPH TEVA 39% $6.8B 5/11 #msg-62636692 ORCH LH 39% $85M 4/11 #msg-61801828 MOGN Eisai 39% $3.9B 12/07 #msg-25163775 DUSA Sun Pharma 38% $230M 11/12 #msg-81273572 PRX TPG (prvt) 37% $1.9B 7/12 #msg-77533202 MTOX LH 37% $240M 6/12 #msg-76240732 GENZ SNY v37% v$20.1B 2/11 #msg-59975091 MATK Royal DSM 35% $1.1B 12/10 #msg-57987049 AMMD ENDP 34% $2.9B 4/11 #msg-61948007 CLRT GE 34% $580M 10/10 #msg-55864640 SGP MRK 34% $41B 3/09 #msg-36140327 HTRN ENDP 34% $223M 5/10 #msg-49838813 KNSY Royal DSM 33% $360M 5/12 #msg-75204020 MITI AMGN 33% $1.16B 1/12 #msg-71341339 SMTS COV 32% $250M 6/10 #msg-51344183 TOMO ARAY 31% $277M 3/11 #msg-60697854 PPDI CarlyleGrp 30% $3.9B 10/11 #msg-67625255 OctoPlus RDY 30% $35M 10/12 #msg-80752228 CGPI Galderma 30% $420M 2/08 #msg-28286522 WYE PFE 29% $68B 1/09 #msg-35077617 APPX Fresenius 29% $940M 7/08 #msg-30498388 CRA DGX 28% $330M 3/11 #msg-61103240 SEPR Dainippon 28% $2.6B 9/09 #msg-41143301 ALTH SPPI 27% $108M 4/12 #msg-74081029 GXDX NVS 27% $330M 1/11 #msg-59092015 ISPH MRK 26% $430M 4/11 #msg-61724403 Zentiva SNY 26% $2.6B 9/08 #msg-32327005 ZOLL AsahiKasei 24% $2.2B 3/12 #msg-73194976 NOVN Hisamitsu 22% $428M 7/09 #msg-39515681 DNEX TMO 21% $2.1B 12/10 #msg-57686719 GPRO HOLX 20% $3.7B 4/12 #msg-74999864 CLDA FRX 19% $1.2B 2/11 #msg-60171753 PPCO ENDP 19% $168M 8/10 #msg-53137069 EVVV COV 19% $2.6B 6/10 #msg-50797343 KCI Apax Prts 17% $6.3B 7/11 #msg-65162696 ABII CELG 17% $2.9B 6/10 #msg-51844360 ACL NVS x17% x$49.7B 1/10 #msg-45072999 PRXN.L Upshr-Smth 16% $350M 6/12 #msg-76556065 CGRB JNJ 16% $970M 5/09 #msg-38039851 DNA Roche 16% w$46.8B 3/09 #msg-36224175 ARI.to Roche 15% $190M 7/08 #msg-30904056 SENO BCR 14% $213M 5/10 #msg-49838776 EURX Axcan 9% $583M 12/10 #msg-57543845 CEGE BPAX 6% $38M 6/09 #msg-39163410 MEND JNJ 6% $480M 7/10 #msg-52176337 PRON.OL BASF 4% $844M 12/12 #msg-81711876 VXGN OXGN (4%) $33M 10/09 #msg-42578130 AVGN MNOV (7%) $38M 8/09 #msg-40769841 VRX BVF (7%) $3.9B 6/10 #msg-51505172 NABI Biota ® ® 11/12 #msg-81312718 TRMS Synageva ® ® 6/11 #msg-64249161 PGLA Avexa ® ® 12/08 #msg-34341452 NUVO ARCA ® ® 9/08 #msg-32420015 NOVC TSPT ® ® 9/08 #msg-31869987 VSGN IPC ® ® 8/09 #msg-40603745