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11/02/18FIRMENICH SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES TENDER OFFER TO ACQUIRE SENOMYX
GENEVA and PRINCETON, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Nov. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich is pleased to announce the completion of its acquisition of Senomyx, Inc. ("Senomyx"), a global leader in taste innovation and expert in sweet, cooling and bitter solutions. Strengthening Firmenich's taste and nutrition capabilities, this acquisition adds to the Group's excellence in creating healthy and great tasting food, drink and oral care experiences for its customers. Sentry Merger Sub, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Firmenich Incorporated ("Purchaser"), has successfully completed its tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Senomyx (NASDAQ: SNMX), at a price of $1.50... 
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10/04/18FIRMENICH COMMENCES TENDER OFFER TO ACQUIRE SENOMYX
GENEVA, Switzerland, PRINCETON, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich Incorporated ("Firmenich") announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Sentry Merger Sub, Inc. ("Sentry Merger Sub"), commenced the previously announced tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Senomyx, Inc. ("Senomyx") (NASDAQ: SNMX) for $1.50 per share, net to the seller in cash, without any interest thereon and less any applicable withholding taxes. The tender offer is scheduled to expire at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on November 2, 2018 (one minute after 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on November 1, 2018), unless extended in accordance with the merger agre... 
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09/17/18FIRMENICH TO ACQUIRE SENOMYX, PIONEER IN TASTE INNOVATION
GENEVA, Switzerland and PRINCETON, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmenich and Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Firmenich will acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Senomyx for $1.50 per share in cash. This represents a premium of approximately 43% over Senomyx's closing price on September 14, 2018 and a premium of approximately 39% based on the prior 30-trading day volume-weighted average price (VWAP). The proposed transaction has been unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of both Firmenich and Senomyx. The companies expect to close the transaction in the fourth quarter ... 
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08/02/18Senomyx Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. "Senomyx completed a strong first half of 2018, building on the successful results we achieved during the prior quarter," stated John Poyhonen, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. "We exceeded our financial guidance for the second quarter and are well positioned to meet key corporate and R&D goals in t... 
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07/24/18Senomyx Sets Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date for Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 4:05 p.m. ET
SAN DIEGO, July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners, will issue its financial results on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 4:05 p.m. Eastern time (1:05 p.m. Pacific time) for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Given the continuation of the strategic review process to explore and evaluate all available strategic options, as announced in March, Senomyx has decided to only issue an earnings press release and will not be conducting its usual concurrent conference call. In recognition of the fact that additional... 
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07/19/18Senomyx Achieves Proof of Concept for Siratose Fermentation Strain
SAN DIEGO, July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries, has achieved a fermentation strain proof of concept for siratose production. Siratose is a novel natural high intensity sweetener that is found in Luo Han Guo, also known as monk fruit. The discovery of this minor component was facilitated by the Company's proprietary taste science technologies. As siratose comprises less than one percent of Luo Han Guo, it could not have been identified through tra... 
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04/26/18Senomyx Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results
SAN DIEGO, April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries, today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. "Senomyx began 2018 with a strong first quarter, building on the successful results we achieved during the prior quarter as well as the full year for 2017," stated John Poyhonen, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. "We met or exceeded our financial guidance for the first quarter and are well-positioned t... 
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04/20/18Senomyx Sets First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date for Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:05 p.m. ET
SAN DIEGO, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners, will issue its financial results on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:05 p.m. Eastern time (1:05 p.m. Pacific time) for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Given the commencement of the strategic review process to explore and evaluate all available strategic options, as announced last month, Senomyx has decided to only issue an earnings press release and will not be conducting its usual concurrent conference call. In recognition of the fact that additio... 
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03/22/18Senomyx Appoints Tom Erdmann to Board of Directors
SAN DIEGO, March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries, has appointed Tom Erdmann to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. In addition, the Company also announced today that one of its directors, Mike Herman, will retire at the end of his current term and not stand for reelection at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders in May 2018. With these changes, Senomyx's board shall remain comprised of six independent directors and seven directors in total, a... 
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03/20/18Senomyx Engages Needham & Company and Conexus Capital Advisors to Explore Strategic Alternatives
SAN DIEGO, March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries, has retained Needham & Company, a leading investment bank, and Conexus Capital Advisors, an independent corporate advisory firm, to explore and evaluate all available strategic options. Needham will act as the lead financial advisor with Conexus serving as an additional strategic advisor. "The Senomyx Board has engaged both Needham & Company and Conexus Capital Advisors to evaluate a range ... 
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03/08/18Senomyx Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results
SAN DIEGO, March 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017. "2017 was both a productive and meaningful year for Senomyx, highlighted by encouraging direct sales growth, successful monetization of certain cool flavor assets and continued progress along our R&D roadmap," stated John Poyhonen, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. "Looking at th... 
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02/27/18Senomyx Sets Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Call for Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners, will hold a conference call on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. Senomyx management will host the conference call, followed by a question and answer period. Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018 Time: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (2:00 p.m. Pacific time) U.S. dial-in number: 844-825-05... 
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01/05/18Senomyx to Present at 20th Annual Needham Growth Conference on January 18, 2018
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ingredients and natural high intensity sweeteners, has been invited to present at the 20th Annual Needham Growth Conference. The conference is being held on January 17-18, 2018 at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Senomyx management is scheduled to present on Thursday, January 18, at 9:20 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast and available for replay here. Senomyx management will also hold one-on-one meetings with investors and analysts at the conference. For additional i... 
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