Senior Deals Analyst, Biomedtracker
Deanna has been tracking deal-making activity in the biopharma and medtech industries since 2000. She is currently a Senior Deals Analyst for Biomedtracker and had previously contributed to the Strategic Transactions deals database. Deanna authors a Quarterly Statistics article and other monthly trend pieces for In Vivo. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Vermont..
Areas of Expertise Deals
Industry Experience BioPharmaceutical Medical Device
Writes for In Vivo Scrip Medtech Insight Pink Sheet
Latest From Deanna Kamienski
Deals In Depth: February 2023
Two $1bn+ alliances were penned in February. Topping the list was a potential $1.16bn deal between AstraZeneca and KYM Biosciences (a joint venture company of Keymed Biosciences and Lepu Biopharma, of which Keymed owns 70%). Under the exclusive global agreement, AstraZeneca will develop, manufacture and commercialize CMG901, a Phase I antibody drug conjugate for the treatment of Claudin 18.2-positive solid tumors including gastric cancers.
Deals In Depth: January 2023
Eight $1bn+ alliances were penned in January. Topping the list was a potential $4.4bn deal between Neurocrine Biosciences and Voyager Therapeutics to advance multiple gene therapies for the treatment of neurological diseases.
Dealmaking Quarterly Statistics, Q4 2022
During Q4, biopharma merger and acquisition value reached $35.7bn and drew in $62.1bn in potential deal value from alliances. Device company M&A values reached $19.2bn, while in vitro diagnostic firms and research tools players completed M&A activity that totaled $4.8bn.
Financing Quarterly Statistics, Q4 2022
During Q4, biopharmas brought in an aggregate $17.5bn in financing and device company fundraising totaled $1.9bn; while in vitro diagnostic firms and research tools players raised $848m.
Deals In Depth: December 2022
The year's biggest M&A deal, along with billion dollar alliances marked out December's dealmaking credentials.
Deals In Depth: November 2022
Five $1bn+ alliances were penned in November. Topping the list was a potential $4.5bn deal between Arcturus Therapeutics and CSL Seqirus.