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UPDATE 1-Pfizer to buy antibiotics business from AstraZeneca

* British firm sells non-core antibiotics unit to Pfizer * Says deal fits strategy of focusing on cancer and other areas * Pfizer will pay $550 mln on completion and $175 mln in 2019 * Will also pay sales-related payments and royalties (Adds details, shares) LONDON, Aug

24 Aug 16 07:44

AstraZeneca sells antibiotics business to Pfizer for £1.2bn

(ShareCast News) - AstraZeneca has agreed to sell its antibiotics business to US giant Pfizer for staged payments amounting to $1.6bn (£1.2bn) plus recurring, double-digit royalties on future sales. The FTSE 100 group said the sale would reinforces its focus on developing medicines in its three main

24 Aug 16 07:11

AstraZeneca to sell antibiotics business to Pfizer

LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said it had agreed to sell its small molecule antibiotics business to Pfizer in a deal that could reach more than $1.5 billion. The portfolio includes approved antibiotics Merrem, Zinforo and Zavicefta, and ATM-AVI and CXL, which

24 Aug 16 06:15

FTSE 100 movers: Housebuilders lead equities higher

(ShareCast News) - The FTSE 100 rose 0.66% to 6,873.69 points in afternoon trade on Tuesday, with housebuilders topping the London index. Persimmon led housebuilders higher after reporting a better-than-expected jump in first half profits. Pre-tax profit rose 29% to £352.3m in the six months to 30 J

23 Aug 16 13:58

AstraZeneca completes licensing agreement with LEO Pharma

(ShareCast News) - AstraZeneca has completed a licensing agreement with LEO Pharma, a specialist in dermatology care, for the global licence to monoclonal antibody tralokinumab in skin diseases. Upon completion of the agreement, LEO Pharma made a payment to AstraZeneca of $115m for the exclusive, gl

16 Aug 16 07:07

AstraZeneca wins UK cost approval for longer use of heart drug

LONDON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Long term use of AstraZeneca's blood thinner Brilinta has been recommended as a cost-effective option for treating patients after a heart attack, Britain's healthcare cost watchdog NICE said on Friday. Ticagrelor 60 mg -- sold in Britain as Brilique for just und

11 Aug 16 23:01

Thursday broker round-up

(ShareCast News) - Astrazeneca: Berenberg reiterates buy with a target price of 5600p. Legal & General: RBC maintains outperform with a 300p target. Lloyds: JP Morgan reiterates neutral with a 62p target. Centamin: RBC stays at speculative risk with a 190p target. Staffline: Berenberg reiterates

11 Aug 16 19:13

BROKER RATINGS SUMMARY: Barclays Cuts Travis Perkins To Underweight

11 Aug 16 08:35

Astrazeneca ups interest in Moderna Therapeutics with $140m investment

(ShareCast News) - Astrazeneca has upped its equity interest in Moderna Therapeutics with a $140m investment as part of the biotechnology company's preferred-stock financing. Astrazeneca had already purchased a stake in Massachusetts-based Moderna to develop messenger RNA medicines for the potential

10 Aug 16 15:17

AstraZeneca bets another $140 mln on Moderna's "messenger" drugs

LONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters) - AstraZeneca has invested another $140 million in Moderna Therapeutics, the U.S. biotech "unicorn" which already has a cash pile of around $1 billion and is developing drugs based on a molecule known as messenger RNA. The British drugmaker said on Wednesday that t

10 Aug 16 14:41

AstraZeneca Invests USD140 Million In US's Moderna Therapeutics

10 Aug 16 13:55

Tuesday broker round-up

(ShareCast News) - Aviva: Goldman Sachs reiterates buy with a target price of 480p. Antofagasta: RBC maintains sector perform with a 500p target. Informa: Numis reiterates buy with a 845p target. Astrazeneca: JP Morgan stays at neutral with a 4900p target. Topps Tiles: Berenberg reiterates hold w

9 Aug 16 12:42

BROKER RATINGS SUMMARY: Cantor Upgrades easyJet To Buy From Hold

9 Aug 16 08:33

AstraZeneca drug fails in lung cancer trial

(ShareCast News) - Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca announced results from the Phase III SELECT-1 trial of the MEK 1/2 inhibitor, selumetinib on Tuesday, in combination with docetaxel chemotherapy, as second-line treatment in patients with KRAS mutation-positive locally-advanced or metastatic non-sm

9 Aug 16 07:13

AstraZeneca drug selumetinib fails in lung cancer study

LONDON, Aug 9 (Reuters) - AstraZeneca's cancer drug pipeline suffered a setback on Tuesday when the experimental drug selumetinib failed to meet its goal in a late-stage trial for lung cancer. Hopes for the medicine had already been reduced after it failed in another study for treating a ra

9 Aug 16 06:42

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