March 21, 2023
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Shire buying Conejo Valley’s Baxalta


Baxalta, which is being acquired by Shire PLC, currently employs about 1,200 people in Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village. Shire PLC was desperate to find a partner as the biotech and pharmaceutical industries consolidate. It found one in Baxalta but it cost Shire $2 billion more than its initial bid. Now, after the merger is…


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