AbbVie to acquire Allergan in “transformative move”

Abbvie to acquire Allergan after entering into a definitive transaction agreement under which AbbVie will acquire the company in a cash and stock transaction...

Novartis acquires IFM Tre

Novartis will add to its broad portfolio of immunomodulatory medicines with the planned acquisition of IFM Tre, a subsidiary of IFM Therapeutics LLC focused...

GHO Capital acquires Sterling Pharma Solutions

European specialist investor in healthcare, GHO Capital, has acquired a majority stake in Sterling Pharma Solutions, a specialist in complex and difficult to manufacture...

Healthtech M&A and IPO Activity

The latest Healthtech M&A and IPO Activity Market Report from Hampleton Partners has revealed a final count of almost 100 deals in the healthtech...

DoseCare acquires Biodose

DoseCare announces its acquisition of Biodose, the UK’s only monitored dosage system (MDS) that accommodates liquid and solid medication. Biodose, a medication management solution,...

UK pharma pressing ahead with M&As in 2019

The UK pharmaceutical industry is pressing ahead with M&A activity and is geared to weather any disruption due to Brexit, according to the results...

Sanofi and Denali join forces on inflammatory disease drugs

Sanofi plans to collaborate with Denali Therapeutics Inc. on the development of multiple molecules with the potential to be neurological and systemic inflammatory disease...

AstraZeneca divests rights for Nexium and Vimovo to Grünenthal

AstraZeneca has agreed to divest the prescription medicine rights for Nexium in Europe, as well as the global rights (excluding the US and Japan)...

Mundipharma acquires biosimilars development company

The Mundipharma global network of independent associated companies has added development capabilities to its biosimilars platform with the purchase of biosimilars development company, Cinfa...

BioIVT acquires CTLS a UK blood donor facility

BioIVT acquires Clinical Trials Laboratory Services (CTLS), a donor centre and laboratory based in London, UK. BioIVT, is a provider of research models and...

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Stethoscope | Tillotts Pharma UK recognised for supporting nurses

Tillotts Pharma UK recognised for supporting nurses education in the NHS.

Tillotts Pharma UK, specialist gastrointestinal (GI) health company excelled in its achievements during the first half of 2019 winning Gold and Silver at the...
Brexit preparations: new service to deliver urgent medicines and medical products into UK

Brexit preparations: new service to deliver urgent medicines and medical products into UK

The Department of Health and Social Care is setting up a service to deliver urgent medicines and medical products into the UK within one...
AstraZeneca and MSD announce positive results from Phase III PAOLA-1 trial in women with advanced ovarian cancer

Lynparza in combination increases survival time in women with ovarian cancer

AstraZeneca and MSD have announced positive results from the Phase III PAOLA-1 trial in women with advanced ovarian cancer. The trial, in the 1st-line maintenance...

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Gene silencing therapy for hereditary amyloidosis approved by NICE

NICE has approved a first-in-class gene silencing therapy for hereditary amyloidosis. RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics company, Alnylam UK Limited has welcomed a decision from the...

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