BioCentury | Apr 28, 2014
Strategy

Shepherding growth

Eli Lilly and Co. 's acquisition of Novartis AG 's animal health unit is the latest and largest in a series of animal health investments by Lilly, which have yielded a veterinary business with comparable...
BioCentury | Sep 1, 2003
Strategy

Millennium: Assumptions matter

Back-to-School Issue Lesson: Recognizing needs and satisfying them through M&A is not a slam dunk, especially when the pre-deal assumptions don’t pan out. Although it may seem ironic for the company that essentially branded the...
BioCentury | Sep 4, 2001
Strategy

Back to School 2001: Integration

Every year, at the end of Summer, BioCentury publishes its "Back-to-School" Commentary, which focuses on themes that we think have major strategic importance to the biotech industry. This year's 9th annual report focuses on value...
BioCentury | Jul 2, 2001
Finance

2Q Financial Markets Review: Identifying momentum

In the 1980s and most of the 1990s, investors looking to generate 15-plus percent, beat-the-NASDAQ-type returns didn't have to look much beyond the "A-B-Cs" of the industry - Amgen Inc. , Biogen Inc. , Chiron Corp. and the...
BioCentury | Jan 31, 2000
Finance

Reaping an early harvest

PE Biosystems Group 's $330 million stock acquisition of Third Wave Technologies Inc. raises the possibility that some of the best private companies - and hence the best of the IPO candidates - might be picked off...
BioCentury | Sep 7, 1999
Strategy

Back to School 1999: Structure 2000

BC Staff Last year BioCentury's annual "Back-to-School" report, entitled Back to Basics, described the requirements for building a sustainable company. This year we propose to start a discussion about the structure of the biotech industry...
BioCentury | Jun 8, 1998
Strategy

Transactions involving AHP & Monsanto

Transactions involving AHP & Monsanto Acquisitions Asgrow Agronomics Seeds Agracetus Agricultural biotechnology Agroceres Corn seeds (Brazil) Biopol Biodegradable plastics Calgene Agricultural biotechnology DeKalb Genetics Corn and soybean seeds (acquisition pending) Delta & Pine Land Cotton...
BioCentury | Apr 20, 1998
Company News

Millennium, Wyeth-Ayerst Research deal

MLNM received an undisclosed milestone payment from Wyeth-Ayerst Research after the division received a fourth antibacterial drug target from MLNM. The collaboration was begun in 1996 between Wyeth-Ayerst and ChemGenics Inc., which MLNM acquired in...
BioCentury | Dec 8, 1997
Strategy

Leverage is the challenge

Millennium Predictive Medicine Inc., a spin-off that is taking over the pharmacogenomics and diagnostics applications of Millennium Pharmaceuticals Inc. 's technology platform, now faces the challenges of adding value to the diagnostic segment of the...
BioCentury | Nov 3, 1997
Finance

A sucking sound that lowers all boats

Biotech shares have suffered worse weeks based on the sector's own letdowns, but the downdraft of the overall market last week still produced a tie for the fourth largest decline in the BioCentury 100 over...
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BioCentury | Apr 28, 2014
Strategy

Shepherding growth

Eli Lilly and Co. 's acquisition of Novartis AG 's animal health unit is the latest and largest in a series of animal health investments by Lilly, which have yielded a veterinary business with comparable...
BioCentury | Sep 1, 2003
Strategy

Millennium: Assumptions matter

Back-to-School Issue Lesson: Recognizing needs and satisfying them through M&A is not a slam dunk, especially when the pre-deal assumptions don’t pan out. Although it may seem ironic for the company that essentially branded the...
BioCentury | Sep 4, 2001
Strategy

Back to School 2001: Integration

Every year, at the end of Summer, BioCentury publishes its "Back-to-School" Commentary, which focuses on themes that we think have major strategic importance to the biotech industry. This year's 9th annual report focuses on value...
BioCentury | Jul 2, 2001
Finance

2Q Financial Markets Review: Identifying momentum

In the 1980s and most of the 1990s, investors looking to generate 15-plus percent, beat-the-NASDAQ-type returns didn't have to look much beyond the "A-B-Cs" of the industry - Amgen Inc. , Biogen Inc. , Chiron Corp. and the...
BioCentury | Jan 31, 2000
Finance

Reaping an early harvest

PE Biosystems Group 's $330 million stock acquisition of Third Wave Technologies Inc. raises the possibility that some of the best private companies - and hence the best of the IPO candidates - might be picked off...
BioCentury | Sep 7, 1999
Strategy

Back to School 1999: Structure 2000

BC Staff Last year BioCentury's annual "Back-to-School" report, entitled Back to Basics, described the requirements for building a sustainable company. This year we propose to start a discussion about the structure of the biotech industry...
BioCentury | Jun 8, 1998
Strategy

Transactions involving AHP & Monsanto

Transactions involving AHP & Monsanto Acquisitions Asgrow Agronomics Seeds Agracetus Agricultural biotechnology Agroceres Corn seeds (Brazil) Biopol Biodegradable plastics Calgene Agricultural biotechnology DeKalb Genetics Corn and soybean seeds (acquisition pending) Delta & Pine Land Cotton...
BioCentury | Apr 20, 1998
Company News

Millennium, Wyeth-Ayerst Research deal

MLNM received an undisclosed milestone payment from Wyeth-Ayerst Research after the division received a fourth antibacterial drug target from MLNM. The collaboration was begun in 1996 between Wyeth-Ayerst and ChemGenics Inc., which MLNM acquired in...
BioCentury | Dec 8, 1997
Strategy

Leverage is the challenge

Millennium Predictive Medicine Inc., a spin-off that is taking over the pharmacogenomics and diagnostics applications of Millennium Pharmaceuticals Inc. 's technology platform, now faces the challenges of adding value to the diagnostic segment of the...
BioCentury | Nov 3, 1997
Finance

A sucking sound that lowers all boats

Biotech shares have suffered worse weeks based on the sector's own letdowns, but the downdraft of the overall market last week still produced a tie for the fourth largest decline in the BioCentury 100 over...
Items per page:
1 - 10 of 23