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Generics firms in three-way takeover battle

1 May 2015  Business

Mylan is chasing Perrigo, while fending off advances from Teva

Actavis plan to thwart generics blocked

27 May 2015 Business

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Company prevented from withdrawing original formulation of Alzheimer’s drug to force patients onto extended release version...

DuPont fined over fatal leak

26 May 2015 Business

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Company lacked proper safety procedures to prevent deaths of four workers in methyl mercaptan leak

Endo to buy Par as generics consolidation continues

26 May 2015 Business

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$8bn deal follows trend as drugmakers aim for economies of scale

Canada sets climate target  

Canada aims to cut greenhouse gas emissions from energy-intensive sectors by 30% from 2005...

GSK commits to HIV research  

Firm will partner with US university and cancels plan to sell its share of ViiV Healthcare...

Judge refuses Freedom Industries’ bankruptcy plan  

Court says $6.7m proposal from the company responsible for huge West Virginia chemical spi...

$13.8bn Danaher bid wins Pall auction  

Mega-merger follows consolidation trend in lab equipment supply sector, but analysts sugge...

Dupont overcomes investor challenge  

Shareholders decline to elect activist board nominees in a show of support for the current...

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