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Scioderm Sells to Amicus Therapeutics for up to $947 Million

Washington, DC – October 2, 2015 – Cooley advised Scioderm on its sale to Amicus Therapeutics. According to the terms of the transaction, Amicus will pay $229 million in stock and cash along with up to $618 million upon achievement of regulatory and sales milestones and $100 million for a priority review voucher.

Scioderm is a privately held, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapies to address diseases with high unmet need, including rare diseases. Amicus Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company at the forefront of therapies for rare and orphan diseases.

The M&A team advising Scioderm included partner and head of Cooley's M&A practice, Barbara Borden, partner Christian Plaza, and associates Marc Samuel, Eric Dixon, Alison McCormick and Kerry Killeen.

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Kay Chandler  Partner San Diego
Barbara Borden  Partner San Diego
David Walsh  Partner Reston
Christian Plaza  Partner Reston, Boston
Natasha Leskovsek  Of Counsel Washington, DC
Lesse Castleberry  Senior Counsel New York
Jacqueline Grise  Partner Washington, DC
Tanisha A. James  Partner New York, Washington, DC
Julia R. Brinton  Associate Washington, DC
Stephanie Gentile  Partner New York