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Roche Holding AG
Drug Names(s): rhuMAb Beta7, anti-Beta7, RG7413
Description: Anti-beta 7 is a humanized IgG1 MAb targeting the beta 7 integrin subunit. It binds to two integrin receptors, alpha4beta7 and alphaEbeta7. These receptors are required for trafficking and retention in lymphocytes in the gastrointestinal tract and appear to play a role in inflammatory bowel diseases.
Deal Structure: In March 2009, Roche and Genentech announced that they signed a merger agreement under which Roche will acquire the outstanding publicly held interest in Genentech for US95.00 per share in cash, or a total payment of approximately US$46.8 billion to equity holders of Genentech other than Roche. The acquisition was completed on March 26, 2009.
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