AstraZeneca and Gilead Sciences merger would be the biggest in the pharma history

11 June 2020 (Last Updated June 11th, 2020 16:27)

AstraZeneca, the UK’s largest drugmaker, has allegedly contacted American biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences regarding a potential merger deal in an informal approach and aimed at testing its US rivals interest in the deal.

Previously, Gilead has focused on obtaining smaller pharmaceutical companies, formerly shifting away from more extensive merger deals with Big Pharma companies. Read more here.