July 22, 2008
Roche has announced plans to acquire gene therapy company Mirus Bio Corp. for $125 million. Roche is also currently in negotiations for complete control of Genentech, a biotech giant.
AOL Health has announced content partnerships with Caring.com, Health.com and HealthCare.com. AOL Health is supported by AOL's digital advertising arm, Platform-A, and is a part of AOL Living, a healthcare site for women.