Merger and Acquisition Scenario Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) and Dendreon Corporation (DNDN)
........The Revere report begins by identifying Merck & Co., Inc. products that are either complementary or overlapping to Dendreon Corporation products. Merck & Co., Inc. suppliers are then displayed alongside Dendreon Corporation suppliers, with overlapping suppliers to both firms highlighted. Dependent suppliers to both companies are also displayed, including the percentage of dependent revenue if known. Top Merck & Co., Inc. customers and top Dendreon Corporation customers, including overlapping customers, are also shown. The Revere report then includes key business relationship data in the area of strategic partnerships for each company. Additional content and features include Lines of Business Summaries, Product Summaries, Individual Merck & Co., Inc. Product Line and Dendreon Corporation Product Line Details, Merck & Co., Inc. Earnings and Dendreon Corporation Earnings Summaries, and pro forma financial statements.
MRK already stuck its neck out on GERN. with a 400 million stake in the company a couple years ago. I think there will be someone else in the mix other then MRK. Who knows maybe MRK wants to own all the cancer cures.