Novo Nordisk unveils $165M buyout bid for a drug delivery partner on smart insulin pens
Novo Nordisk put in an offer to buy out a French medical device company with which it has partnered to develop new injection devices in a deal that brings a sizable drug delivery group into its fold.
At €35 (about $37.00) per share, Novo Nordisk’s proposed deal would value Biocorp at about €154.4 million ($165 million) — a small amount when juxtaposed with the large market for diabetes and other chronic diseases that Novo believes Biocorp’s technology can help reshape.
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