Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Fair Value Measurements (Details 1)

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Fair Value Measurements (Details 1) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
Jun. 30, 2012
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 66,874
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 20,138
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 53,472
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 10,070
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 27
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 3,316
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 20,111
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Forward contracts [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 27
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Forward contracts [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Forward contracts [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 27
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Forward contracts [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | CURNA contingent considerations [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 510
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | CURNA contingent considerations [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | CURNA contingent considerations [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | CURNA contingent considerations [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 510
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | OPKO Diagnostics contingent consideration [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 14,512
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | OPKO Diagnostics contingent consideration [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | OPKO Diagnostics contingent consideration [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | OPKO Diagnostics contingent consideration [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 14,512
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | FineTech contingent consideration [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 5,089
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | FineTech contingent consideration [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | FineTech contingent consideration [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | FineTech contingent consideration [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Liabilities:  
Total liabilities 5,089
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Money market funds [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 21,560
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Money market funds [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 21,560
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Money market funds [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Money market funds [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | US Treasury securities [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 24,996
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | US Treasury securities [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 24,996
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | US Treasury securities [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | US Treasury securities [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Certificates of deposit [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 8,607
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Certificates of deposit [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Certificates of deposit [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 8,607
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Certificates of deposit [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Common stock investments [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 6,916
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Common stock investments [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 6,916
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Common stock investments [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Common stock investments [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE Note and beneficial conversation feature [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 2,040
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE Note and beneficial conversation feature [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE Note and beneficial conversation feature [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE Note and beneficial conversation feature [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 2,040
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE common stock warrants [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 1,292
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE common stock warrants [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE common stock warrants [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | BZNE common stock warrants [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 1,292
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock options [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 1,043
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock options [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock options [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 1,043
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock options [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock warrants [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 420
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock warrants [Member] | Quoted prices in active markets for identical assets (Level 1) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets   
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock warrants [Member] | Significant other observable inputs (Level 2) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets 420
Fair Value, Measurements, Recurring [Member] | Neovasc common stock warrants [Member] | Significant unobservable inputs (Level 3) [Member]
 
Assets:  
Total assets