Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, life science ranked 10 in number of deals in 2008. The largest life science acquisition in 2008 was Alpharma Pharmaceuticals - which was acquired by King Pharmaceuticals for $16.0B.
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1330 Redwood Way,
Petaluma, California 94954-1169
Developer, manufacturer and marketer as well as formulator of topical therapies focused on the dermatology market.
Dow Pharmaceutical Sciences was acquired by Bausch Health Companies on December 10, 2008.
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