Sigma-Aldrich Acquires ChemNavigator, Inc., to Provide Researchers With Industry-Leading Chemical Compound Selection and Procurement Services
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich(R) (Nasdaq: SIAL ) today announced the acquisition of cheminformatics company, ChemNavigator(R).com, Incorporated, a provider of leading discovery research informatics software tools used for design, selection and procureme...
Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Acquires Exclusive License to Novel Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Technology From Stanford University
PALO ALTO, Calif., August 4, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc., a biotechnology company developing antiviral therapies, announced today that it has licensed the exclusive worldwide rights to novel Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) technology from Stanford University. This te...
OmniComm Systems Acquires EDC Assets of Leading Phase I Clinical Software Vendor - Logos Technologies, Ltd.
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OMCM), a leader in integrated electronic data capture (EDC) solutions for clinical trials announced today that the company has acquired the EDC assets of UK based, clinical software provider, Lo...
PROLOR Biotech Acquires License Option from Yeda for Development of Long-Acting Anti-Obesity Drug
NES-ZIONA, Israel, July 27, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PROLOR Biotech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PBTH) formerly Modigene Inc., today announced that it has entered into an evaluation and option agreement with Yeda Research and Development Company Ltd., the technology transfer arm of the ...
St. John's Hospital Acquires Latest Technology in Robotic-Assisted Surgery
SPRINGFIELD, Ill., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Illinois, recently became the only hospital in the Midwest to acquire a dual console da Vinci surgical robot, and one of three hospitals in the United States to purchase the new system.
Varian Medical Systems Acquires Assets of IKOEmed and IKOEtech; Acquisition to Add Software for Accelerating Radiotherapy Treatment Planning
PALO ALTO, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: VAR ) today announced it has acquired the assets of Houston-based IKOEmed and IKOEtech, privately-owned suppliers of software used in the planning of radiotherapy and radiosurgery treatments. The acq...
Solon Manufacturing Company Acquires PurFybr Brands; Adds Influenza Virus Diagnostic Swabs to Product Line
NORTH HAVEN, Conn., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Solon Manufacturing Co., a leading maker of single use disposable products for the medical, industrial and diagnostic fields, today announced its acquisition of certain assets of PurFybr Inc. The purchase, which specifically includes PurFybr brand right...
Syngenta Acquires Innovative Bio-Control Technology to Improve Usable Crop Yields
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Syngenta today announced that it has acquired Georgia-based Circle One Global, Inc., to add an innovative antitoxin crop protection technology to the company's portfolio. Circle One Global markets the product Afla-Guard(R), which is aimed at reduc...
AEterna Zentaris Acquires All Assets from Ardana for Growth Hormone Secretagogue Compound, AEZS-130
All amounts are in US dollars
QUEBEC CITY, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AEterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS ; TSX: AEZ), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on endocrine therapy and oncology, today reported that after regaining from Ardana Biosciences Ltd. ("Ardana"), the worldwid...
ChemDiv Group Acquires Prudentas Through ChemRar High Tech Center
SAN DIEGO, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemDiv, a global chemistry-driven contract research organization, announced today that its ChemRar High Tech Center has acquired Prudentas LLC, one of the leading CRO companies conducting high quality Phase I - Phase IV studies in Eastern Europe. Prudentas will...
Sigma-Aldrich Acquires Sigal Ltda and Expands Operations in Chile
ST. LOUIS, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL ) today announced that it has expanded its presence in the Republic of Chile to directly serve research and manufacturing customers throughout the country. The Company has acquired Sigal Ltda, its primary distributor in C...
Leading Middle East Cancer Hospital Acquires Advanced Radiotherapy Capability from Varian Medical Systems
Only Radiotherapy Department in State of Qatar to Introduce State-of-the-Art Treatments including RapidArc(TM) Technology
DOHA, Qatar, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- One of the leading cancer centers in the Middle East has acquired two advanced radiotherapy devices from Varian Medical Sys...
Seahorse Bioscience, Inc. Acquires BioProcessors Corp.
Market Vision, Engineering Know-how, and Smart Plastics Expertise Combine
to bring Practical Cell Technologies to the Life Sciences
N. BILLERICA, Mass., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Seahorse Bioscience, Inc., manufacturer of instruments and consumables for cell based metabolic assays today anno...
Clinical Research Staffing Firm ASG Acquires CRO Ockham Development Group
Merger provides additional value to clients, shareholders and employees
CARY, N.C., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- ASG, Inc. - a high-quality functional outsourcing and specialty staffing services group based in Cary, North Carolina - has acquired neighboring Ockham Development Group, Inc., a full-s...
ChanTest Acquires Applied Cell Sciences
Expanded drug discovery and development services, cell lines, and reagents now cover nearly half of the known drugable genome
CLEVELAND, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The leading experts in ion channels and GPCR (G-protein coupled receptors) - key to drug discovery, development, and safety - are no...
Cancer Advances Acquires the Intellectual Property for a Suite of Products that Enhance the Immune System in Treatment of Gastric, Pancreatic, and Colorectal Cancers
DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Advances, Inc. (Cancer Advances), a Cato BioVentures portfolio company, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of all the technology and intellectual property for a suite of products that enhance the immune system for application in three ...
PolyOrg, Inc. Acquires a License to Manufacture and Distribute PNA Monomers Worldwide
LEOMINSTER, Mass., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyOrg, Inc. a Massachusetts,
USA based organization has entered into a non-exclusive license agreement with
the Copenhagen Inventor Group that enables PolyOrg to manufacture and
distribute PNA monomers worldwide.
"We are extremely pleased to ...
Boston Scientific Acquires Labcoat Limited
Acquisition demonstrates Company's commitment to innovation in drug-eluting stent technology
NATICK, Mass., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today announced that it has acquired Labcoat Limited, a privately held, development-stage drug-eluting sten...
Sigma-Aldrich Acquires Seppro(R) Depletion Technology From GenWay Biotech
ST. LOUIS, Mo., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich
(Nasdaq: SIAL ) has expanded its proteomics offerings with the acquisition of
Seppro(R) affinity depletion technology and a library of 700 avian-derived
antibodies from GenWay Biotech, Inc. Seppro depletion products enable
DuPont Acquires Ag Data Management Business to Enhance Information Solutions for Growers
Acquisition will Enhance Precision Farming Technology Available to Industry and Pioneer Customers
Des Moines, Iowa, and Cumming, Ga. (Vocus) December 29, 2008 -- DuPont business Pioneer Hi-Bred and MapShots today announced Pioneer will acquire controlling ownership of...
Senetek PLC Acquires Rights to Additional Anticancer RNAi Technology
NAPA, Calif., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senetek PLC
(OTC Bulletin Board: SNKTY), a Life Sciences company engaged in the
development of technologies that target the science of healthy aging, today
announced an agreement with the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the
Polish Academy of Sci...
Quantros Acquires MEDMARX(R) from United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) Convention,
an official public standards-setting authority for all prescription and
over-the-counter medicines sold in the United States, on December 4, 2008
transferred all rights, ownership and management of the overall MEDMARX
t2cure Acquires Patent Family on In Vitro Potency Testing of Stem Cells for Cardiovascular Application
FRANKFURT, Germany, November 25 /PRNewswire/ -- t2cure, a
biopharmaceutical company developing regenerative medicine therapeutics from
a patient's own stem cells, today announced that it has acquired a family of
patents and patent applications from Innovectis, the technology transfer arm
BMP Sunstone Acquires 'Runchang Capsule' and Related LFHC Technology
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BMP Sunstone
Corporation (Nasdaq: BJGP ) ("BMP Sunstone" or the "Company") today announced
that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sunstone (Tangshan) Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd
("Sunstone"), has signed an agreement to acquire "Runchang capsule," a...
Vyta Corp Acquires 100% Ownership of BIOAGRA, LLC
DENVER, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vyta Corp (OTC Bulletin Board:
VYTC) today announced that it has reached a favorable settlement in its
foreclosure litigation against BIOAGRA, LLC. Pursuant to the terms of the
amicable agreement, Vyta Corp now controls 100% ownership interest in
Affitech Acquires Pharmexa's Diabody Technology
OSLO, Norway, October 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Affitech AS, the human
therapeutic antibody company, today announced that it had acquired the full
rights to the innovative diabody technology originally owned by Pharmexa
A/S, a leading Danish immunotherapeutic and vaccine company. Also known as
Millstone Medical Outsourcing Acquires New Facility to Accommodate Growing Business, Provide Additional Clean Room Capacity
FALL RIVER, Mass., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Millstone Medical Outsourcing
announced today that the company acquired a new facility in Fall River, MA,
to accommodate growing business with new and existing customers and to
allow for additional clean room operations. The new facility, located at
CPA Acquires Renowned German Patent Research Specialist, SVPG
LONDON, October 8 /PRNewswire/ --
- Strengthens Expertise in Key Market and Industry Sectors, Including
Pharmaceutical and Chemical
CPA, the world's top intellectual-property management specialist and a
leading provider of outsourced legal support services, announced today that
it has acqu...
Circassia Acquires North American and Japanese Rights to Dopexamine
Circassia Establishes Commercial-Scale Supply Chain Circassia to Develop Dopexamine as Part of Proprietary Post-Surgery Recovery Protocols
OXFORD, England, October 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Circassia Ltd, a specialty
biopharmaceutical company focused on the fields ...
Advanced Instruments Acquires D & F Control Systems Inc.
NORWOOD, Mass., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Instruments, Inc., of
Norwood, Massachusetts, announced today that it has acquired 100% of the
shares of D & F Control Systems, Inc., of Dublin, CA. The terms of the
transaction were not disclosed.
D & F Control Systems manufactures and markets...
Milestone Scientific Acquires Additional Patent Rights for Painless Injections and Resolves Related Litigations
LIVINGSTON, N.J., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Milestone Scientific
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MLSS), the recognized leader in advanced
injection technologies, today announced that it has acquired additional
patent rights with respect to painless anesthetic injections --
MediCult Acquires US-Based MidAtlantic Diagnostics to Further Strengthen ART Presence
JYLLINGE, Denmark and MOUNT LAUREL, New Jersey, September 26
/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MediCult a/s (OSE: MEC), a leader in Assisted
Reproductive Technologies (ART), today announced that it has entered into a
share purchase agreement to acquire MidAtlantic Diagnostics, Inc., a US
supplier of A...
Arisyn Therapeutics Inc. Acquires Highly Novel Portfolio of Therapeutic Small Molecules for Infectious Disease and Cancer
FREDERICK, Md., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Arisyn Therapeutics Inc.
(Arisyn) announced today day that it has successfully acquired from UAF
Technologies and Research, L.L.C. (UTR) a series of highly novel small
molecule inhibitors with a well-defined preclinical efficacy spectrum
against a varie...
Safecor Health Acquires Unit-Dose Pharmaceutical Leader RSC
Helping to Improve Patient Safety, Operational Efficiency Through Bar-Coded Medication Products and Services
WOBURN, Mass., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Safecor Health, LLC, a pharmacy
services and unit-dose bar-code repackaging provider to hospitals, health
systems and long-term c...
Duff & Phelps Acquires Lumin Expert Group To Build Global Intellectual Property Practice
NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Duff & Phelps Corporation
(NYSE: DUF ), a leading independent financial advisory and investment
banking firm, today announced that it has acquired the Lumin Expert Group
(Lumin). Lumin is a financial consulting firm that specializes in
Kowa Company, Ltd. Acquires ProEthic Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
New Company to be Called Kowa Pharmaceuticals America
NAGOYA, Japan and MONTGOMERY, Ala., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Kowa
Company, Ltd., a privately-held company headquartered in Nagoya, Japan,
today announced the acquisition of ProEthic Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a
privately-held specialty p...
BioEnergy International, LLC Acquires Assets of OmniGene Bioproducts, Inc.
QUINCY, Mass., July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- BioEnergy International, LLC
(BioEnergy), a privately-held, biotech-based developer and manufacturer of
next-generation, renewable biochemicals and biofuels, announces the
acquisition of certain assets of OmniGene Bioproducts, Inc. (OBI) and the
MacroGenics Acquires Raven Biotechnologies
Raven's Discovery Platform in Cancer Stem Cell Biology Enhances
MacroGenics' Oncology Capabilities and Complements Proprietary Antibody Technology Platforms
ROCKVILLE, Md., July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- MacroGenics, Inc., a privately
held biotechnology company that dev...
Warburg Pincus Acquires 5.4% of WuXi PharmaTech's Outstanding Ordinary Shares from United Overseas Bank
SHANGHAI, China, July 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:
WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device research
and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the United
States, today announced that Warburg Pincus, the global private equity
Bioniche Pharma Acquires Baxter's ENLON(R) and ENLON-PLUS(R)
Three new products coming soon to Bioniche's growing line of injectable products
LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Bioniche Pharma, a leading
developer and manufacturer of injectable pharmaceuticals, announced today
the acquisition of Baxter Healthcare Co...