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Roche creates M&A headlines with Intermune purchase

Posted on 26 August 2014

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Roche announced the M&A of Brisbane, California biotech company InterMune, Inc. for a cash transaction totaling $8.3 billion.

Based on a price of $74.00 per share, the M&A has been approved by the boards of both companies.

InterMune focuses on developing and commercializing therapies in pulmonology and orphan fibrotic diseases.

The M&A of InterMune would strength Roche’s portfolio of respiratory drugs.

Under the M&A deal, Roche will start a tender offer non later than August 29, 2014 and InterMune will file a statement of recommendation to shareholders.

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