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Sun Pharma snares Ranbaxy in $4bn deal

1 April 2015  Business

Acquisition makes Sun biggest drug firm in India and fifth largest generics producer in the world


Generics giant Mylan offers $30 billion for Perrigo

13 April 2015 Business

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Mylan makes ambitious takeover offer just weeks after Abbott aquisition closes

BMS invests in gene therapy

9 April 2015 Business

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Bristol-Myers Squibb makes $100 million deal with biotech uniQure

Leak causes explosion at para-xylene plant in China

8 April 2015 Business

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Twelve injured by explosion and fire caused by a leaking xylene tank at chemical plant

Horizon to acquire orphan drugs in $1.1bn Hyperion takeover  

Horizon will buy Hyperion and add new drugs to its rare disease portfolio

Novartis accused of ‘derailing’ trials for cheap eye disease drug  

BMJ says pharma giant is trying to block access to a drug that would save the NHS millions...

Teva buys Auspex Pharmaceuticals for $3.2bn  

Generics giant will add late stage Huntingdon’s drug to CNS portfolio

­Dow sells off chlorine assets in $5bn deal  

US chemical giant disposes of unwanted operations in tax-free deal

Environmental research goes private  

Exclusive interview with Fera chief Hilary Aldridge as the UK's Food and Environment Resea...


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