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April 15, 2014
08:06 EDTMYL, GSKProsonix, Mylan enter licensing deal for generic version of Flixotide, Flovent
Prosonix announced that it has entered into a global licensing agreement with Mylan (MYL) for its leading inhaled respiratory products, PSX1001 and PSX1050. PSX1001 and PSX1050 are being developed as generic versions to GlaxoSmithKline's (GSK) pressurised metered dose inhalers Flixotide and Flovent, respectively. According to IMS Health, Flixotide and Flovent had global brand sales of approximately $1.3B for the 12 months ending Dec. 31, 2013. A first marketing authorisation application for PSX1001 is expected to be submitted in the European Union in 2014.
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May 28, 2015
09:24 EDTMYLJefferies sees Pharma M&A continuing, lists 22 possible targets
Jefferies analyst David Steinberg believes the M&A wave in the Pharmaceuticals space that began in 2005 can continue as the key drivers remain largely intact. In a note titled "Who is Next? The Feeding Frenzy in Specialty Pharmaceuticals," Steinberg sees deals continuing amid cheap debt, the push for lower corporate taxes and investors rewarding many acquirers for their transactions. He points out there are now around 100 publicly traded Specialty Pharmaceutical companies following the recent life sciences IPO boom. Potential takeover targets, according to Steinberg, include Valeant (VRX), Shire (SHPG), Perrigo (PRGO), Zoetis (ZTS), Mallinckrodt (MNK), Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ), United Therapeutics (UTHR), Pacira (PCRX), Indivior, Insys Therapeutics (INSY), The Medicines Co. (MDCO), Depomed (DEPO), Spectrum (SPPI), KYTHERA (KYTH), Revance (RVNC), XenoPort (XNPT), Mylan (MYL), Akorn (AKRX), Impax (IPXL), Amphastar Pharmaceuticals (AMPH), Anacor (ANAC) and BioDelivery Sciences (BDSI).
06:11 EDTMYLTeva takes 1.35% stake in Mylan, says 'ready to meet' on deal
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May 27, 2015
12:10 EDTMYLTeva to sweeten offer for Mylan before July shareholder vote, NY Post says
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May 26, 2015
08:14 EDTGSKBoston Biotech Conferences to hold a conference
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May 25, 2015
13:56 EDTMYLMylan responds to claims of EPS forecasting by Perrigo
Mylan (MYL) announced that it was asked by the Irish Takeover Panel to issue the following clarification and retraction in accordance with the Irish takeover rules, relating to its firm intention to make an offer to acquire Perrigo (PRGO). The clarification and retraction relates to certain forward-looking statements made by Mylan specifically during the "pendency of the offer" period concerning its long-stated target since 2012 of at least $6.00 in adjusted EPS by 2018. Subsequent to Mylan's May 5 earnings release, Perrigo submitted a complaint to the Irish Takeover Panel alleging that the reference to Mylan's $6.00 long-term target should be treated as a forward-looking profit forecast statement. Although Mylan's adjusted EPS goal has been a stated long-term target, and not a forecast of Mylan, at least during the offer period as it pertains to the Perrigo transaction, Mylan will no longer refer to that 2018 target or any other forward looking statements beyond 2015 that could constitute profit forecasts.
May 22, 2015
10:52 EDTGSKJPMorgan says Actavis shares cheap compared to peers
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May 21, 2015
07:37 EDTGSKPfizer replaces AbbVie as top global pharma pick at Jefferies
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May 20, 2015
07:46 EDTGSKDeutsche Bank positive on potential Pfizer, GSK merger
Deutsche Bank analyst Gregg Gilbert believes a large foreign deal for Pfizer (PFE) may make sense and says a buyout of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) could be "materially" accretive to earnings while improving the company's tax situation over time. Gilbert assumes a $60 per share buyout price for GlaxoSmithKline in a research note this morning titled "Introducing 'PfizerKline'". The stock closed yesterday up 2c to $44.68. Gilbert reiterates a Buy rating on Pfizer with a $41 price target. Shares ended yesterday up 23c to $34.21.
May 19, 2015
09:25 EDTGSKGlaxoSmithKline asthma drug overused, risks underappreciated, ProPublica says
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06:55 EDTGSKGenocea could be takeover target after data, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Edward Tenthoff expects Genocea Biosciences (GNCA) will report positive Phase II GEN-003 post-immunization results late in Q2. GEN-003 is a therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes targeting Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2. Positive GEN-003 data could position Genocea as a potential acquisition target by a larger vaccine player, Tenthoff tells investors today in a research note. Large vaccine makers include Sanofi (SNY), Merck (MRK), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Pfizer (PFE) and Novartis (NVS). The analyst reiterates an Overweight rating on Genocea with a $14 price target. Shares of the clinical-stage vaccine developer with a $227M market capitalization closed yesterday up 83c to $10.22.
06:08 EDTMYLPerrigo CEO says would talk with Mylan, but at a higher price, Globes reports
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May 18, 2015
12:07 EDTMYLPerrigo: there is price point where would engage with Mylan, Bloomberg reports
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07:22 EDTMYLUBS to hold a conference
Global Healthcare Conference is being held in New York on May 18-20 with webcasted company presentations to begin on May 18 at 8 am; not all company presentations may be webcasted. Webcast Link
May 15, 2015
15:11 EDTGSKGlaxoSmithKline reports 16.12% stake in HTG Molecular
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14:51 EDTMYLMylan ANDA for generic version of Lexapro approved by FDA
The ANDA from Mylan (MYL) for a generic version of Escitalopram Oxalate, which is sold under the trade name Lexapro by Actavis' (ACT) Forest Labs, was approved by the FDA on May 14, according to a post to the regulator's site. Reference Link
09:31 EDTMYL, GSKAmerican Thoracic Society to hold a conference
ATS 2015 Conference is being held in Denver on May 15-20.

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