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GSK Acquires Tesaro in a USD 5.1 Billion Deal

GSK Acquires Tesaro in a USD 5.1 Billion Deal

GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) announced on Monday that it will acquire Tesaro (NASDAQ: TSRO) for USD 5.1 Billion.This marks the first big acquisition since Hal Barron, a pharma veteran and experienced scientist took on the role of chief scientific off..

Cisco to Buy Cyber-Security Company Duo for USD 2.35 Billion

Cisco to Buy Cyber-Security Company Duo for USD 2.35 Billion

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) said Thursday that it has agreed to buy Duo Security Inc. a cybersecurity startup based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for USD 2.35 Billion in cash and stock.The deal is Cisco’s largest acquisition since its USD 3.7 ..

Biocept and Alliance Global FZ form agreement to market and distribute liquid biopsy testing in Middle East, Southeast Asia, and Africa

Biocept and Alliance Global FZ form agreement to market and distribute liquid biopsy testing in Middle East, Southeast Asia, and Africa

Biocept Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOC) announced today that it has entered a provider agreement with Alliance Global FZ, LLC to market and distribute Biocept’s Target Selector liquid biopsy tests in the United Arab Emirates, and select countries in ..

Zebra Tech to Buy Rugged Tablet Maker Xplore for USD 90 Million Cash

Zebra Tech to Buy Rugged Tablet Maker Xplore for USD 90 Million Cash

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ: ZBRA), known for its barcode and printing technology, is advancing its devices with its USD 90 Million acquisition of Xplore Technologies, a rugged tablet and hardware manufacturer.Zebra said it will be paying USD 6 per s..

Biogen Reports Positive Results on Alzheimer's Trial, Shares Soar

Biogen Reports Positive Results on Alzheimer's Trial, Shares Soar

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) announced today that the outcome of its large clinical trial consisting of 856 patients regarding an Alzheimer’s drug produced positive results. Together with its Japanese partner, Eisai Co., the experimental dr..