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Pfizer Buys Anacor With Blockbuster Ambitions For Crisaborole

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

Executive Summary

Pfizer agreed to acquire Anacor for roughly $5.2bn, with the expectation that its late-stage PDE4 inhibitor crisaborole, under review by FDA for the treatment of atopic dermatitis, will generate peak sales of more than $2bn.

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