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Sanofi and Advent finalise negotiations for the acquisition of Zentiva

Sanofi and Advent International (Advent) have finished negotiations for the acquisition of Zentiva - Sanofi's European generics business. Advent and the companies have signed a Share Purchase Agreement worth €1.9 billion...

Takeda ups bid to $65 billion in negotiations to buy Shire

Takeda has increased offer to buy Shire for a mix of stock and cash worth ~$65 billion

Merck to sell Consumer Health to Procter & Gamble

Merck has sold its global Consumer Health business to Procter & Gamble

Advent in negotiations to acquire Sanofi’s generics business

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Certara acquires Analytica Laser

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Mylan partners with Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics

Mylan partners with Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics to commercialise a biosimilar to Humira®

GSK buys out Novartis’ stake in Consumer Healthcare

GlaxoSmithKline plc have announced that it has reached an agreement with Novartis for the buyout of Novartis’ 36.5% stake in their Consumer Healthcare Joint...

Nanologica & Sterling partnership furthers new business venture

Nanologica AB has entered into a service agreement with global contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) Sterling Pharma Solutions for the large-scale production of...

Evotec & Sanofi in talks to create open innovation R&D platform

Evotec and Sanofi enter into exclusive negotiations for Evotec to accelerate infectious disease research and development through a new open innovation platform in France In...

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