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01/09/2013

Cooley Represents BioMarin in $10 Million Acquisition of Zacharon

Palo Alto, Calif. – January 9, 2013 – Cooley LLP announced today that it represented BioMarin Pharmaceuticals Inc. in its acquisition of Zacharon Pharmaceuticals, a private biotechnology company based in San Diego. Under the terms of the agreement, BioMarin paid $10 million upfront for 100 percent of Zacharon's share capital with the potential to make additional payments.

The Cooley team was led by mergers & acquisitions partner Jennifer Fonner DiNucci and included partners Marya Postner, Renee Deming and Natasha Leskovsek; senior counsels Lois Voelz and Buff Miller; and associates Dan Espinoza, Robin Bennett, Eric Chow, Laura McDaniels and Michael Baker

BioMarin announced the transaction here.

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