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Daiichi Sankyo denies rumored offer by AstraZeneca

Japan-based Daiichi Sankyo today issued a very short press release denying it received an acquisition offer by UK-based AstraZeneca last year. The release came immediately after the Japanese weekly Nikkei Business published an article reporting negotiations between the groups in…

Impending merger rumored in Japan between AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo

Japan weekly Nikkei Business today reported that UK-based AstraZeneca last year tried to acquire Japan-based Daiichi Sankyo, which has a market value exceeding $16bn. According to the article, negotiations are still underway and a merger between the groups, which would…