ROCHE/SYNTEX IS DIFFERENT TYPE OF DEAL THAN GENENTECH: SWISS COMPANY FACES TURNAROUND, COST-CUTTING; $5.3 BIL. OFFER CONSUMMATES FOUR-YEAR TORADOL AFFAIR
Roche's purchase of Syntex is a different deal than the 1990 investment in Genentech in terms of structure, purpose and the likely treatment of Syntex post-merger.
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