• 64 private M&A deals closed in 2011, representing $23B in proceeds (upfronts and milestones).  This includes great deals like Plexxikon/Daiichi, Calistoga/Gilead, Amira/BMS, BioVex/Amgen and Advanced BioHealing/Shire, among others.
  • Only 45 of these 64 deals disclosed financial information