Ascent Pediatrics was acquired by Medicis Pharmaceutical on October 1, 2001

Life Science Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, life science ranked 15 in number of deals in 2001. The largest life science acquisition in 2001 was ALZA - which was acquired by Johnson & Johnson for $10.5B.

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Ascent Pediatrics, Inc.

8125 N Hayden Road,
Wilmington, Massachusetts
United States,

Ascent Pediatrics, Inc. - developed and marketed pharmaceutical products exclusively for the pediatric market, tailoring existing drug compounds to meet the specific needs of the pediatric market, which include improving both taste and delivery methodology.

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