Home Business Shire sells cancer treatment business for $2.4bn Shire sells cancer treatment business for $2.4bn April 16, 2018 6 0 The sale comes after Japan’s Takeda Pharmaceutical said it was considering a takeover bid for Shire. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Source by BBC LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.