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Forest Labs: Partnering activity 2005-2013

Posted on 01 October 2013

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Forest Laboratories is a big pharma company active in partnering, licensing and M&A in pharmaceuticals worldwide.

Forest Laboratories, a top innovative pharmaceutical company headquartered in New York, is reviewed in terms of partnering, licensing and M&A interests and activity over recent years

Forest Laboratories is active in forming partnerships and alliances; with 29 deals announced since 2005.

Forest Laboratories: Partnering activity 2005-2013

Forest announced over 25 partnering / licensing deals since 2005.

Abstracted from: Partnering Deals and Alliances with Forest Laboratories

The number of partnering, collaborative R&D and licensing deals announced varied year on year with a significant increase in 2012 with 7 deals announced.

The following figure shows the level of Forest partnering deal announcements since 2005.

Figure 1: Forest partnering deals 2005-2013

Forest partnering deals 2005-2013

Source: Current Agreements, 2013

Analysis of the partnering deals shows a strong emphasis on partnerships in the cardiovascular therapy area with 16 deals announced since 2005.Other partnering therapy focus for the company are respiratory, CNS and psychiatry.

The following table provides an overview of the partnering deals announced by Forest based on therapy area disclosed. Our report provides a more detailed insight into the precise therapeutic target of each deal. See: Partnering Deals and Alliances with Forest Laboratories

 

Figure 2: Forest partnering deals by therapy area 2005-2013

Forest partnering deals by therapy area 2005-2013

Source: Current Agreements, 2013

 

Further analysis shows that Forest Laboratories is open to all types of deal types like licensing, development, option, co-promotion etc. Such partnering deals provide the right for Forest to exploit the licensors technology in return for payment of upfront, development and sales, and royalty payments.

The following table provides an overview of the partnering deals announced by Forest based on deal type disclosed.

Figure 3: Forest partnering deals by deal type 2005-2013

Forest partnering deals by deal type 2005-2013

 

Source: Current Agreements, 2013

 

When looking at stage of development, the most popular stages of partnering are marketed deals with 9 deals announced, followed by formulation and clinical stage deals.

The following table provides an overview of the partnering deals announced by Forest based on stage of development at signature.

Figure 4: Forest partnering by stage of development 2005-2013

Forest partnering by stage of development 2005-2013

Source: Current Agreements, 2013

Forest has signed over 25 partnering, collaborative R&D and licensing deals since 2005. The following provides a summary of the top deals by headline value.

Figure 5: Top Forest partnering deals by headline value 2005-2013

 Top Forest partnering deals by headline value 2005-2013

Source: Current Agreements, 2013

Our report provides a more detailed insight into the details of each deal. See: Partnering Deals and Alliances with Forest Laboratories

Forest partnering at Current Agreements

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