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Baxter to acquire Chatham Therapeutics

Thursday, April 3, 2014 11:08 AM

Baxter International, a global, diversified healthcare company, has agreed to acquire all of Chatham Therapeutics’ outstanding membership interests. Chatham is a privately held clinical development-stage biotechnology company. As a result, Baxter will acquire Chatham’s developmental gene therapy programs directed toward the development and commercialization of treatments for hemophilia.

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EnVivo Pharmaceuticals becomes FORUM Pharmaceuticals

Thursday, April 3, 2014 10:57 AM

EnVivo Pharmaceuticals has changed its name to FORUM Pharmaceuticals. The new name better reflects the company’s strong position as a late-stage, purpose-built organization that is focused on conquering brain diseases such as schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s disease. It is not associated with any changes in organizational structure or the company’s investor base.

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GlaxoSmithKline invests in Africa

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 01:54 PM

GlaxoSmithKline has announced a series of new investments in sub-Saharan Africa designed to address pressing health needs and contribute to long-term business growth. GSK CEO Sir Andrew Wittyhasset out the company’s intent to partner with governments of African countries to help stimulate more research into chronic diseases, increase capacity by localizing medicines supply and strengthen healthcare infrastructure.

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Perficient acquires BioPharm Systems

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 01:43 PM

Perficient, an information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, has acquired BioPharm Systems, a business and information technology consulting firm focused on the life sciences industry, for approximately $17.6 million, including about $11.4 million in cash and $6.2 million of Perficient common stock.

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Annalisa Jenkins named IIR Partnerships’ Woman of the Year

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 01:43 PM

Annalisa Jenkins, former executive vice president, head of global R&D at Merck Serono, has been named IIR Partnerships’ Woman of the Year.

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Baxter to split into two independent companies, separating biopharmaceutical development and medical products

Thursday, March 27, 2014 02:55 PM

Deerfield, Ill.-based Baxter International plans to create two separate, independent global healthcare companies—one focused on developing and marketing innovative biopharmaceuticals and the other on life-saving medical products.

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Precision for Medicine acquires Hobart Group Holdings

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 11:43 AM

Precision for Medicine, formed in 2012 to support next-generation approaches to drug development and commercialization, has acquired Hobart Group Holdings, a market access firm.

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AstraZeneca completes purchase of Sumitomo Chemical’s stake in AstraZeneca K.K.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 11:40 AM

AstraZeneca has completed the purchase of Sumitomo Chemical’s remaining shares in AstraZeneca K.K. The purchase was valued at approximately $102 million and gives AstraZeneca control of the entire shareholding of AstraZeneca K.K.

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MGC Diagnostics to acquire Medisoft

Friday, March 21, 2014 11:08 AM

MGC Diagnostics, a global medical technologies company, has entered into a letter of intent to acquire Medisoft of Sorinnes, Belgium. MGC Diagnostics would acquire all the outstanding shares of Medisoft stock. Medisoft, a privately held independent manufacturer of Cardio-Respiratory diagnostics products, had 2013 revenues of approximately $6.6 million.

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Report: Patients expect sponsors to help them manage their health

Friday, March 21, 2014 11:03 AM

Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, has released a survey of 2,000 patients in the U.S. taking long-term, short-term or lifestyle medications, which found that the vast majority (76%) believe pharmaceutical companies should provide services that complement the products they provide. 

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