Acquiring Ventana Could Improve Roche's Chance of Attracting Rx-Dx Collaborations | GenomeWeb
If Roche’s unsolicited bid to acquire Ventana Medical Systems succeeds, it could bolster Roche Diagnostics’ ability to engage pharmaceutical companies in drug-diagnostic codevelopment deals.
In addition, having Ventana in-hand could also enhance Roche Pharmaceuticals’ strategy to identify biomarkers to develop companion diagnostics for every pharmaceutical product in its pipeline, according to Roche Diagnostics CEO Severin Schwan.

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