Pfizer acquires Icagen

1st November 2011 (Last Updated November 1st, 2011 18:30)

Pfizer, through its wholly owned subsidiary Eclipse Acquisition, has completed the acquisition of biopharmaceutical company Icagen.

Pfizer, through its wholly owned subsidiary Eclipse Acquisition, has completed the acquisition of biopharmaceutical company Icagen.

As per the agreement, each issued and outstanding share of Icagen common stock has been converted into the right to receive $6 in cash, without interest and less any applicable withholding and transfer taxes.

Icagen is now part of Pfizer's worldwide R&D organisation, and will be integrated into Neusentis, Pfizer's research unit.