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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals to Acquire Decibel Therapeutics

August 10, 2023

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Decibel Therapeutics announced a definitive agreement on August 9, 2023, for the acquisition of Decibel by Regeneron at $4 per share of Decibel common stock payable in cash at closing.

“We at Decibel are deeply committed to discovering and advancing innovative new therapies with the potential to be transformative for people with severe forms of hearing loss. We have built a pipeline of gene therapy product candidates for the ear that we believe have such potential. After full consideration, the Decibel Board has determined that this transaction is the best way to maximize shareholder value and ultimately benefit patients,” said Laurence E. Reid, PhD, president and chief executive officer of Decibel, in a press release.

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