Health Care Deal News- November 12, 2012

 

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November 12, 2012 Issue:
 

Recent Health Care M&A Deals 

Spotlight on: Biotechnology

Spotlight on: Medical Devices

Webcast Calendar

 

Recent Health Care M&A Deals

MANAGED CARE

Acquirer

Target

Price

Humana, Inc.

Metropolitan Health Networks, Inc.

$850 million

MEDICAL DEVICES

Acquirer

Target

Price

Crosstex International

SPSmedical Supply Corp.

$32.5 million

 Boston Scientific

 Vessix Vascular

 $125 million

PHARMACEUTICALS

Acquirer

Target

Price

 Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

 Envoy Therapeutics

 $140 million including milestones

Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

EpiCept Corporation

$3.2 million

 
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Spotlight on: Biotechnology
The biotech sector didn’t report any major transactions in September either.  The largest deal was the sale of Complete Genomics (NASDAQ: GNOM) to China-based BGI-Shenzhen for approximately $117.6 million, or $3.15 per share.  The price represents an 18% premium to the prior day close…….Read more
 
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Spotlight on: Medical Devices
In one of the largest transactions of the month, Medtronic Inc. (NYSE: MDT) has agreed to purchase China Kanghui Holdings (NYSE: KH) for $30.75 per share, representing a 22% premium.  China Kanghui makes orthopedic implants and associated instruments for trauma, spine and joint reconstruction.  Net of KH’s cash, the transaction value comes to $775 million……..Read more
 
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