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Deals in Depth: September 2008

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September 2008 dealmaking highlights: Medivation landed a potential $725mm through its deal with Pfizer for AD/Huntington's candidate Dimebon. In top M&As, Japanese firm Shionogi acquired US-based Sciele for $1.4bn and Getinge paid $841mm for fellow CV-focused Datascope. Compared with September, FOPO money into biopharma almost doubled thanks to Vertex's $218mm offering, while on the device side no follow-ons were completed and private financing decreased about $100mm.
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