ARTICLE | Company News

Roche acquiring Flatiron for $1.9B

February 16, 2018 12:39 AM UTC

Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY) will acquire the 87% of healthcare IT company Flatiron Health Inc. (New York, N.Y.) it does not already own for $1.9 billion in a deal expected to close this half.

In 2016, Roche led Flatiron’s $175 million series C round and formed a partnership that gave Roche access to Flatiron’s data from community oncologist practices (see BioCentury, Jan. 6, 2016)...