With No Competition, BMS Looks to Complete $885 Mil. Buy of ZymoGenetics
Bristol-Myers Squibb launched its $885-million tender offer for Seattle biotech ZymoGenetics Sept. 10, with two major shareholders representing more than a third of the biotech's shares already on board. The acquisition would give Bristol full rights to a mid-stage interferon treatment for hepatitis C that it currently shares with ZymoGenetics.
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