Drugmaker Wyeth in talks to buy Crucell for $1.35 billion: report

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Drugmaker Wyeth is reportedly in talks to acquire Crucell NV, a Dutch pharmaceutical of medicines to fight AIDS, rabies and Ebola, Bloomberg reports.

The purchase is valued at $1.35 billion, according to the report which quotes an anonymous person familiar with the deal.

A spokesman for Leiden, Netherlands-based Crucell confirmed the negotiations on Thursday but denied to talk about the amount involved.

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