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The Top 10 Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Deals

Pharmaceutical companies are usually always in news. Stil the top slot of companies are taken by Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Roche, and GlaxoSmithKline in the world.

Here are the Top 10 Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Acquisition Deals of All time.

Acquired Company (Origin)
Targeted Company (Origin)
 Deal Amount
Pfizer (United States)
Wyeth (United States
$68 billion in cash and stock
Roche (Switzerland)
Genentech (United States)
$47 billion
Novartis (Switzerland)
Alcon  (United States)
$39.3 billion
AstraZeneca(United Kingdom)
MedImmune(United States)
$15.2 billion
Abbott(IL, USA)
Solvay Pharmaceuticals(Belgium)
$6.2 billion
Johnson & Johnson (United States)
Centocor Ortho Biotech, Inc(United States)
$4.9 billion in stock-for-stock exchange
Sanofi-aventis(Paris, France)
Merck & Co.(United States)
$4 billion
Abbott(United States)
Piramal Healthcare(India)
$3.72 billion for 4 years
GlaxoSmithKline(United Kingdom)
Stiefel Labs(United States)
$3.6 billion.
Warner Chilcott(United States)
Procter & Gamble's(P&G)(United States)
$3.1 billion

Further Info, Recently, the Abbott, US based company and India’s second largest Pharmaceutical company acquired the Indian Pharmaceutical company Piramal Healthcare Inc for a deal of $3.72 billion which includes the company get $400
million from Abbott for the next 4 years for providing an readymade presence to Abbott. 


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