Navigation Links
Shire Announces Holding of 81% in Jerini AG and Publication of Offer Document
Date:8/13/2008

BASINGSTOKE, England and CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, August 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire Limited (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, today announced that since July 3, 2008 it has acquired 81% of the shares in Jerini AG through its wholly owned indirect subsidiary Shire Deutschland Investments GmbH (formerly Maia Elfte Vermogensverwaltungs-GmbH), which today also published an Offer Document in respect of the remaining outstanding shares in Jerini.

The intention to make the voluntary takeover offer for a cash consideration of EUR6.25 per share was announced on July 3, 2008.

The offer period will expire on 10 September 2008, 24.00 CEST and the offer can be accepted until the last day of any additional acceptance period.

A copy of the Offer Document is published on Shire's website at http://www.shire.com. Details of market purchases after the publication of the Offer Document will also appear on Shire's website.

Important Information

This press release is neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to sell shares in Jerini AG, nor an offer to purchase or sell any other securities. The terms and conditions of the Offer are being published in the offer document as approved by BaFin. Investors and holders of shares in Jerini AG are strongly advised to read the relevant documents regarding the takeover offer published by Shire Deutschland Investments GmbH, in particular the offer document, because they contain important information. Investors and holders of shares in Jerini AG may review these documents at the web site http://www.shire.com.

Notice to US holders of Jerini shares

In accordance with normal German market practice, and pursuant to exemptive relief granted by the SEC, the Bidder or its nominees or brokers (acting as agents) may from time to time make ce
'/>"/>

SOURCE Shire Ltd
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Shire Delivers Strong Quarter: Driven by $243m of New Product Sales (+164% YOY Growth). Revenue Guidance Upgrade.
2. Shire Re-Launches ADHDSupport.com, a Virtual Road Map Providing Information, Tools and Practical Tips About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
3. Shire Ltd.: Robin Buchanan to Step Down as Non-Executive Director on Completion of Term of Office
4. Shire Ltd - Second Quarter 2008 Results Date Notification - 31 July 2008
5. Graham Hetherington Appointed Chief Financial Officer and Board Director at Shire
6. Application for Listing of Shire Limited Ordinary Shares
7. Shire Launches Nationwide Adult ADHD Mobile Awareness Tour
8. Following a Good Start to the Year Shire Reaffirms Full Year 2008 Financial Guidance
9. Dr Michael Rosenblatt Appointed Non-Executive Director at Shire
10. New Shire Holding Company Proposal
11. Shire to Introduce a New UK Listed Holding Company
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2014)... , July 25, 2014 Research ... "Global Metabolomics Market 2014-2018" report to ... Metabolomics or Metabonomics is the ... has become a new experimental technique that is ... environmental sciences. Metabolites are small molecules that are ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... Lawrence Livermore scientists Charles Westbrook and William Pitz ... The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds ." , Westbrook ... were identified by analyzing citation data over the last ... work (2002-2012 and 2012-2013). The two were selected from ... , "This recognition is a great honor for Charlie ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... , July 25, 2014 Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Nasdaq: ... in China , today announced that it ... ended June 30, 2014, after market close on Thursday, August ... prior to the market opening on Friday, August 15, 2014, ... p.m. China Standard Time) to review the Company,s financial results ...
(Date:7/24/2014)...  Now available is a stem cell therapy that ... , located in Guadalajara, Mexico , ... new health option: stem cell therapies for sports ... suffer from joint and muscle injuries due to professional ... rotator cuff, tennis elbow, and knee injuries. Throughout life ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Metabolomics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Agilent, Bio-Rad, Bruker, Human Metabolome and Metabolon 2Scientists Burst onto Influential List for Combustion Research 2Scientists Burst onto Influential List for Combustion Research 3Scientists Burst onto Influential List for Combustion Research 4Sinovac to Host Conference Call to Report Second Quarter 2014 Unaudited Financial Results 2Stem Cells In Sports Injuries, Joints And Muscular Pain 2Stem Cells In Sports Injuries, Joints And Muscular Pain 3
... faculty members will explore energy from the ocean, manufacturing ... to prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards from ... million over five years, went to assistant professors Yannis ... and Wheeler Ruml of the computer science department. ...
... Calif., Feb. 21, 2012  Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ... Barclays Capital Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, March 14 ... Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present on ... presentation, which will be available for three weeks following ...
... leaders from the medical community in Europe and the U.S. ... liver disease and sepsis, and in cardiac surgery, during ... "Albumin in Clinical Fluid Management ." (Logo: ... a frank and provocative exchange about the uses and effectiveness ...
Cached Biology Technology:NSF CAREER grants support ocean energy, microforming, computer planning 2Life Technologies to Present at Barclays Capital Global Healthcare Conference 2Medical Experts Who Participated in CSL Behring's Key Issues Dialogue Prefer Albumin for Fluid Management 2Medical Experts Who Participated in CSL Behring's Key Issues Dialogue Prefer Albumin for Fluid Management 3
(Date:7/25/2014)... Spanish researchers have detected an unknown interaction between microorganisms ... introduced into a droplet of salt water and is ... to create biomineralogical biosaline 3D morphologically complex formations, where ... are revived. The discovery was made by chance with ... the Astrobiology journal and may help to ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... sobering examples of how wildlife loss leads to conflict ... by Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Health & Ecosystems: ... calls for an interdisciplinary approach to tackle global biodiversity ... about 15% of the world,s people and provides protein ... It should come as no surprise that today,s unprecedented ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... 2014) Scientists at The New York Stem ... closer to creating a viable cell replacement therapy ... , For the first time, NYSCF scientists ... skin samples of patients with primary progressive multiple ... to induce these stem cells into becoming oligodendrocytes, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Bacteria manipulate salt to build shelters to hibernate 2New study draws links between wildlife loss and social conflicts 2NYSCF scientists 1 step closer to cell therapy for multiple sclerosis patients 2
... One of the remaining challenges for evolutionary developmental studies ... teeth, is how their tooth shape is altered during ... their Japanese colleagues from the University of Kioto now ... of tooth shape features called cusps. Position and shape ...
... a new detailed map of the three-dimensional terrain of ... critical for communication in the brain and nervous system. ... resolved at nanometer scale, or one-billionth of a meter, ... of the synaptic landscape. , Using the map as ...
... When it comes to the deadly skin cancer ... may better provide insight into the disease's development, ... Medical Institute predoctoral fellow at Stanford University School ... associated with melanoma development, scientists have not been ...
Cached Biology News:Mechanism regulating tooth shape formulation found 2The synapse is a shotgun 2The synapse is a shotgun 3Researchers use RNAi libraries to identify regulators of apoptosis and chemoresistance 2Researchers use RNAi libraries to identify regulators of apoptosis and chemoresistance 3
Human endothelial progenitor cells, For immunohistochemistry (IHC) Cell Chip with Human Peripheral Blood Dendritic Cells and EPCs...
Plasmacytoid dendritic cells, BDCA-4+, For immunohistochemistry (IHC) Cell Chip with Human Umbilical Cord Blood Dendritic Cells...
...
...
Biology Products: