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Mergers and Acquisitions

Takeda to Acquire ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Cambridge, USA & Osaka, Japan – Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Takeda will acquire all of the outstanding shares in ARIAD for $24.00 per share in cash, or an enterprise value of approximately $5.2 billion.

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Oxford Immunotec Acquires Immunetics, Inc.

12 October 2016: Oxford, UK & Marlborough, USA - Oxford Immunotec Global PLC a global, high-growth diagnostics company focused on developing and commercializing proprietary tests for the management of under-served immune-regulated conditions, announced it has today closed a transaction to acquire Immunetics, Inc., a Massachusetts based diagnostics company focused on developing specialized tests for infectious diseases, such as Lyme disease.

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