Jun. 22, 2010News & Opinions
Scientific research provider Symyx Technologies rejected a revised buyout proposal by Certara, saying it was not superior to an offer made by Accelrys Inc earlier this year.
Jun. 21, 2010News & Opinions
U.S. drug research firm Charles River Laboratories International's plan to buy Chinese rival WuXi PharmaTech looks increasingly shaky as more investors come out against the deal.
Jun. 07, 2010News & Opinions
Wacker Chemie said it will acquire Norwegian Fesil Group's silicon-metal production site in Holla (near Trondheim. The two companies signed a purchase agreement to this effect on June 4. The transaction still requires approval of Wacker's ...
Spanish healthcare company Grifols is close to a deal to buy Talecris Biotherapeutics, which produces plasma-based protein therapies, sources close to the proposed transaction said on Sunday.
Jun. 02, 2010News & Opinions
BASF has in principle agreed with the private equity owners of Cognis on a takeover of the German maker of additives, a newspaper reported on Wednesday.
May. 05, 2010News & Opinions
DSM Biologics, a business unit of DSM Pharmaceutical products, said it has reached an agreement for the acquisition of the assets and associated business of the Rhobust technology from Danish Upfront Chromatography for pharmaceutical and ...
Apr. 19, 2010News & Opinions
Oracle said on Friday it agreed to spend $685 million to buy Phase Forward, the top maker of programs that help drugmakers run clinical trials, in Oracle's biggest software acquisition in two years.
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