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Deals Of The Week: Idenix/Janssen, Genentech/Afraxis, Immunomedics/Algeta

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With Super Bowl mania rampant, what are the chances of the biopharmaceutical industry’s equivalent: a mega-merger within big pharma? A Wall Street analyst downplays the likelihood of another Pfizer/Wyeth-like pairing, but raises the possibility that industry will see a mid-sized deal intended to mimic the success of the Sanofi/Genzyme merger.

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