Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Tanox Inc.

Division of Roche

Latest From Tanox Inc.

How Often are Co-Promotion Options Actually Exercised?

Biotech licensers often retain an option to co-promote when out-licensing their products. But how often are these options actually exercised?


Baked-In Goodness: Shire Buys New River for $2.6 Billion

Shire's $2.6 billion all-cash acquisition of its Vyvanse partner New River Pharmaceuticals is no surprise. The original deal signed by the companies in 2005 engineered Shire's motivation to buy New River in the event Vyvanse became a success. New River's unusually consolidated ownership allowed it to remain independent until the eve of Vyvanse's approval and secure a top-drawer takeout valuation.

BioPharmaceutical Strategy

Deal Statistics Quarterly, Q4 2006

We present another installment of our quarterly review of dealmaking-for October-December 2006. Our data comes from Windhover's Strategic Transactions Database, which covers deal activity within the pharmaceutical/biotechnology, medical device, and in vitro diagnostics and research industries.

BioPharmaceutical Medical Device

A Look Back at 2006: The Pipeline Challenge

Our review of top stories of 2006 touches on a variety of subjects, but the majority drive to one über-theme: the pipeline challenge. Products suddenly disappeared into the generic abyss, with nothing new to take their places. Compounds likely to succeed didn't. The price of in-licensable products soared. Even relatively good news for pipelines largely reflected the absence of further bad news: the safety squabbles did not result in higher hurdles to product approvals.

BioPharmaceutical Strategy
See All

Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
    • Large Molecule
      • Antibodies
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Non-Specific
  • Alias(es)
  • Tanox Biosystems Inc.
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Roche
  • Senior Management
  • Zhengbin Yao, PhD, VP, Research
    Gregory P Guidroz, VP, Fin.
  • Contact Info
  • Tanox Inc.
    Phone: (713) 578-4000
    10555 Stella Link
    Houston, TX 77025-5631