Navigation Links
Roche Extends Tender Offer for Ventana
Date:1/16/2008

BASEL, Switzerland, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roche (OTCQX: RHHBY; SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S), a world-leading healthcare provider of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics, announced today that it has extended its offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: VMSI) to 5:00 p.m., New York City time on Friday, March 14, 2008. The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on January 17, 2008. All other terms and conditions of the tender offer remain unchanged. As of the close of business on January 16, 2008, approximately 62,401 shares have been tendered pursuant to the offer.

Greenhill & Co. and Citi are acting as financial advisors to Roche and Davis Polk & Wardwell is acting as legal counsel.

About Roche

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Roche is one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups in the fields of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. As the world's biggest biotech company and an innovator of products and services for the early detection, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, the Group contributes on a broad range of fronts to improving people's health and quality of life. Roche is the world leader in in-vitro diagnostics and drugs for cancer and transplantation, a market leader in virology and active in other major therapeutic areas such as autoimmune diseases, inflammation, metabolic disorders and diseases of the central nervous system. In 2006 sales by the Pharmaceuticals Division totaled 33.3 billion Swiss francs, and the Diagnostics Division posted sales of 8.7 billion Swiss francs. Roche has R&D agreements and strategic alliances with numerous partners, including majority ownership interests in
'/>"/>

SOURCE Roche
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Amic Signs Non-Exclusive License Agreement With Roche Diagnostics for Key Cardiac Marker NT-proBNP
2. Roche Files IND for Second Genmab Antibody
3. Fourth Genmab Antibody Developed Under Roche Collaboration to Enter Clinic
4. Roche to Nominate Independent Directors for Election at Ventanas 2008 Annual Stockholders Meeting
5. MacroChem to Present at Equities Magazine Conference December 7, 2007 in New York
6. Roche Diagnostics Launches CoaguChek XS Plus System to Provide New PT/INR Point-of-Care Solution for Non-Waived Anticoagulation Services
7. Kosan to Reacquire Epothilone Program From Roche
8. Phase I Results Announced for R1507 From Genmabs Collaboration With Roche
9. MacroChem Announces Michael Zasloff, M.D., Ph.D. Joins Companys Scientific Advisory Board
10. MacroChem To Participate in PIPEs Conference October 18th and 19th in New York City
11. Med Ad News Honors Roche as Company of the Year
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/26/2015)... ... 2015 , ... PRC Clinical, a Clinical Trial Management Expert CRO, ... in southern California. The Clinical Trial Management Expert CRO seeks to introduce more California-based ... , Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa on October ...
(Date:8/25/2015)... 2015   WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: ... platform company serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device ... Kong Exchange Stock Code: 0950), a research-based biopharmaceutical company ... 20 years of operations in China ... an agreement whereby WuXi,s Laboratory Testing Division (LTD) will ...
(Date:8/25/2015)... ... August 25, 2015 , ... Vets ... in Knapp, Wis. The company has added a AS16 Sharples centrifuge to harvest ... collection during bacterial or fungal fermentation process development. , The new centrifuge ...
(Date:8/25/2015)... ... 25, 2015 , ... One of the world’s foremost authorities on supply chain ... has been on a mission for the past two weeks. She’s been scrambling to ... from the two massive explosions that occurred on August 12 at the Ruihai International ...
Breaking Biology Technology:PRC Clinical To Attend Major Industry Conferences And Meet Sponsor Companies In The San Diego Biotech Hub 2PRC Clinical To Attend Major Industry Conferences And Meet Sponsor Companies In The San Diego Biotech Hub 3WuXi PharmaTech to Be Exclusive Supplier of Laboratory Testing Services to Lee's Pharm 2WuXi PharmaTech to Be Exclusive Supplier of Laboratory Testing Services to Lee's Pharm 3New centrifuge and fermentor expand product development capacity at Vets Plus 2Resilinc Supply Chain Expert Warns: Impact of Tianjin Chemical Explosions Will be Far Worse than Reported 2Resilinc Supply Chain Expert Warns: Impact of Tianjin Chemical Explosions Will be Far Worse than Reported 3Resilinc Supply Chain Expert Warns: Impact of Tianjin Chemical Explosions Will be Far Worse than Reported 4
... (NYSE Amex: PIP ), a biodefense company developing ... financial and operational results for the third quarter and ... third quarter of 2009, PharmAthene recognized revenues of $6.8 ... of 2008. For the nine months ended September 30, ...
... ... government business development services to its technology incubator companies, bringing a potential for millions of ... ... signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Florida to provide its ...
... DNDN ) today reported results for the quarter ended ... was $25,000 compared to $26,000 for the quarter ended September ... 2009 was $80,000 compared to $83,000 for the nine months ... for the third quarter of 2009 were $25.8 million compared ...
Cached Biology Technology:PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 2PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 3PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 4PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 5PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 6PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 7PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Results 8New Program to Bring University of Florida Incubator Companies Millions in New Contracts 2New Program to Bring University of Florida Incubator Companies Millions in New Contracts 3New Program to Bring University of Florida Incubator Companies Millions in New Contracts 4Dendreon Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Continuing Progress Toward PROVENGE Commercialization 2Dendreon Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Continuing Progress Toward PROVENGE Commercialization 3Dendreon Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Continuing Progress Toward PROVENGE Commercialization 4Dendreon Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Continuing Progress Toward PROVENGE Commercialization 5Dendreon Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Continuing Progress Toward PROVENGE Commercialization 6
(Date:8/6/2015)... and TELTOW, Germany , ... 2015 Siggraph Conference, SensoMotoric Instruments (SMI) shows ... reality , based on Epson,s Moverio BT-200 ... tracking platform. With this new solution, unprecedented quality and ... hands-free interaction with context-sensitive displays. For the first time, ...
(Date:8/5/2015)... York , August 5, 2015 ... report titled "Facial Recognition Market - Global Industry Analysis, ... the global market for facial recognition is forecast to ... driven by increased demand for surveillance systems by civil ... rising number of crimes and terrorist activities across the ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... Aug. 4, 2015  AMRI (NASDAQ: AMRI ) today reported ... 2015. Highlights: , Second quarter contract revenue ... 2014 , Adjusted contract margins of ... $0.22, including a $0.05 decrease in EPS from royalties in the ... million "We are very pleased to present another ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):SMI Shows First Eye Tracking Upgrade for Augmented Reality Glasses 2SMI Shows First Eye Tracking Upgrade for Augmented Reality Glasses 3Facial Recognition Market Expected to Reach US$ 2.67 Bn by 2022, at a CAGR of 9.5% From 2015 - 2022: Transparency Market Research 2Facial Recognition Market Expected to Reach US$ 2.67 Bn by 2022, at a CAGR of 9.5% From 2015 - 2022: Transparency Market Research 3Facial Recognition Market Expected to Reach US$ 2.67 Bn by 2022, at a CAGR of 9.5% From 2015 - 2022: Transparency Market Research 4Facial Recognition Market Expected to Reach US$ 2.67 Bn by 2022, at a CAGR of 9.5% From 2015 - 2022: Transparency Market Research 5Facial Recognition Market Expected to Reach US$ 2.67 Bn by 2022, at a CAGR of 9.5% From 2015 - 2022: Transparency Market Research 6AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 2AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 3AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 4AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 5AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 6AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 7AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 8AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 9AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 10AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 11AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 12AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 13AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 14AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 15AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 16AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 17AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 18AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 19AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 20AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 21AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 22AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 23AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 24
... NEW YORK, NY (July 6, 2011) - A new study ... intestine do not have the recommended number of samples to ... 2011 issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy , analyzed a national ... TX). More than 100,000 patients had a biopsy of ...
... colorectal cancer mortality rates are concentrated in the northern ... to fall behind, according to a report in ... the American Association for Cancer Research. Ahmedin Jemal, ... American Cancer Society, said the decrease in death rates ...
... of Americathere,s a new group in town. Four middle-school ... California, entered The Christopher Columbus Awards Competition, a science, ... students to identify a community problem and solve it ... popular group the Backstreet Boys, the students call themselves ...
Cached Biology News:Low adherence to biopsy guidelines affects celiac disease diagnosis in the United States 2Southern US states lag in reducing death rates from colorectal cancer 2Middle-school students educate community on proper computer posture 2
... Highly nutritious peptone, used ... production of bacterial toxins, ... of bacteria with high ... Haemophilus, Neisseria, Pasteurella, Salmonella ...
... Human Raji cells were cultured in RPMI ... at the log phase of growth. In ... forms, cells were fixed in acetone-methanol. The ... adhesive coated slide, with each wells surface specifically ...
... in Minimum Essential Medium (Eagle) with 2 mM ... growth. In order to keep the antigens ... acetone-methanol. The cells are arrayed on a ... wells surface specifically treated to enhance cellular attachment ...
CELLine System cultivation flask (for secreted products)...
Biology Products: