Sanofi-Aventis to Buy BiPar Sciences

Marino, Jonathan
April 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;4/20/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p6
The article reports on the decision of French pharmaceutical company Sanofi-Aventis to purchase privately held biopharmaceutical company BiPar Sciences in a deal valued at 500 million dollars. BiPar Sciences was noted to be developing tumor-selective approaches including DNA repair techniques for cancer treatment. The deal is expected to be completed by the second quarter of 2009.


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