Keyword: obesity


Roche to Acquire Obesity Drug Maker Carmot

06.12.2023 -

In a move to participate in the race for anti-obesity drugs, Swiss pharma giant Roche has agreed to acquire Carmot Therapeutics, a privately owned US company based in...


Novo Nordisk to Acquire Inversago Pharma

11.08.2023 -

Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk has agreed to acquire Montreal, Canada-based Inversago Pharma. The transaction is worth up to $1.075 billion in cash if certain development...


Lilly to Acquire Obesity Drug Maker Versanis

17.07.2023 -

Major drugmaker Eli Lilly has agreed to acquire Versanis Bio, a privately held obesity drug maker, for up to $1.925 billion. The transaction is subject to customary...


FDA OKs First Obesity Drug in 13 years

28.06.2012 - U.S. health regulators approved the first new weight-loss drug in 13 years, allowing Arena Pharmaceuticals to bring its Belviq pill to market as public health advocates push for...