08:00 , Feb 28, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Quest Diagnostics, Thermo Fisher deal

Thermo Fisher plans to sell its Athena Diagnostics Inc. unit to Quest for $740 million. Athena, which had about $110 million in revenues last year, markets diagnostics for neurological and developmental disorders. Quest said the...
08:00 , Jan 24, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Atherotech deal

Private equity firm Behrman Capital acquired Atherotech for an undisclosed sum. Atherotech markets its Vertical Auto Profile (VAP) advanced lipid profile test, which measures lipid subclasses that cause cardiovascular disease. Robert Flaherty, operating partner at...
07:00 , May 25, 2009 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb & Flow

In just six years, Cougar Biotechnology Inc. (NASDAQ:CGRB) has managed to turn a Phase I prostate cancer candidate, a reverse merger and $138 million into a $1 billion acquisition by Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). The...
08:00 , Jan 6, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Elan, Behrman Capital deal

ELN completed the sale of its stake in subsidiary Athena Diagnostics Inc. (Worcester, Mass.) to Behrman for $82 million in cash (see BioCentury, Nov. 25, 2002). Elan Corp. plc (ELN), Dublin, Ireland   Behrman Capital...
08:00 , Nov 25, 2002 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Elan gains on Athena Diagnostics sale

ELN was up $0.21 to $2.45 on 4.4 million shares on Monday. On Friday after market close, the company said it sold its 80% stake in subsidiary Athena Diagnostics to investment firm Behrman Capital for...
08:00 , Nov 25, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Elan, Behrman Capital, Enzon Inc. deal

ELN sold its 80% stake in subsidiary Athena Diagnostics Inc. to Behrman for $82 million in cash. For the first nine months of the year, ELN said it recorded $31.2 million in revenue from Athena....
08:00 , Nov 22, 2002 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Elan sells stake in Athena Diagnostics

ELN sold its 80% stake in subsidiary Athena Diagnostics to investment firm Behrman Capital for $82 million in cash. For the first nine months of the year, ELN said it recorded $31.2 million in revenue...