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October’s dealmaking highlights: Biogen received exclusive global rights to Portola’s autoimmune and anti-inflammatory Syk inhibitors in an alliance worth $554 million. Investment firms took public CRO Pharmaceutical Product Development private for $33.25 per share, or a total of $3.9 billion, including debt. Regeneron’s $391 million notes sale propelled the debt category to claim almost half of the $826 million biopharma financing figure. Meantime device companies raised $206 million, mainly from Zeltiq’s $93 million IPO.
The dealmaking column is a survey of recent transactions, including strategic alliances, mergers & acquisitions, and financings, in the life sciences industries. Deals are listed by the following industry sectors: in vitro diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and research/analytical instrumentation and reagents. All transactions are excerpted from Elsevier's Strategic Transactions database, providing comprehensive transaction coverage from 1991 to the present.
A roundup of recent medtech strategic alliances, mergers & acquisitions and financings.
- Medical Devices