08:00 , Jan 19, 2004 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Scynexis management update

Scynexis Inc. , Research Triangle Park, N.C.   Business: Chemistry   Hired: Charles Osborne as CFO, formerly CFO of Nobex Corp. ; Brian Schwab as chief licensing officer and general counsel, formerly deputy general counsel...
08:00 , Oct 27, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aventis SA management update

Aventis SA (AVE), Strasbourg, France   Business: Pharmaceuticals   Promoted: Julien Verley to SVP of corporate finance and treasury from general manager of bioscience for the agbio business of Aventis Cropscience  ...
07:00 , May 12, 2003 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb tide

Ebb tide Company 1Q EPS est 1Q EPS actual Outcome Growth from 1Q02 5/9 cls Wk chg % chg Mkt cap chg ($M) 5/9 mkt cap ($M) Bayer (FSE:BAYG; BAY)(A) NA $0.80 NA 11% $19.48...
07:00 , May 7, 2003 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Bayer reports first quarter earnings

Bayer (FSE:BAYG; BAY) reported first quarter 2003 EPS of $0.80, up 11% versus EPS of $0.72 for the same period last year. The company's drug sales decreased quarter-over-quarter, but overall sales increased because of the...
08:00 , Feb 28, 2003 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Schering AG beats Street

Schering AG (FSE:SCH; SHR) reported fourth quarter and full year 2002 EPS of EUR 0.52 ($0.56) and EUR 2.35 ($2.52), excluding extraordinary income from the sale of SCH's Aventis CropScience shares. The Street, which only...
08:00 , Jan 20, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aventis CropScience S.A., DeKalb agbio/veterinary/environmental news

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upheld a 2001 ruling by the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut that U.S. Patent No. 5,561,236 from AVE subsidiary Plant Genetic Systems N.V....
07:00 , Sep 16, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Bayer pharmaceuticals news

BAYG said it will further reduce its 112,000-employee headcount by 4,700 positions by 2005. The reductions are in addition to the company's previously announced intention to lower headcount by 10,300 positions during the next four...
07:00 , Sep 12, 2002 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

More Bayer headcount reductions

Bayer (FSE:BAYG; BAY) said it will further reduce its headcount by 4,700 positions by 2005. The reductions are in addition to the company's previously announced intention to lower headcount by 10,300 positions during the next...
07:00 , Sep 9, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Transgene SA management update

Transgene SA (NM:Transgene; TRGNY), Strasbourg, France   Business: Gene/Cell therapy, Cancer   Hired: Philippe Poncet as CFO, formerly coordinator for mergers and acquisitions at Aventis CropScience SA  ...
07:00 , Jun 24, 2002 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb & Flow

Historically, when biotech markets turned south, investors headed to the big cap group in droves to ride out the storm. However, investors following that strategy this year have been stung significantly harder than the general...