Schering improves as Bayer files bid

Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/1/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports on the strong results presented by Schering going into the planned takeover by Bayer. The Berlin group said growth drivers were the multiple sclerosis drug Betaferon and the oral contraceptive Yasmin. The strongest improvement was seen in gynecology and andrology. Bayer has filed the acquisition plan with the European Union, which is due to make its initial decision on May 24, 2006.


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