Merck says it has agreed to buy St. Louis-based chemical firm Sigma-Aldrich Corp. for $17 billion. Darmstadt-based Merck KGaA said Monday it is paying $140 per share in cash for all of Sigma-Aldrich's shares — a premium of 37 percent over Friday's closing price of $102.37.
The BLA is for the treatment of adults with Philadelphia-negative (Ph-)...
Silarus Therapeutics and Thyritope Biosciences each will receive up to $10M in Series A...
ACCESS Pharmaceuticals has signed an exclusive, global license agreement with Plasma Technologies for the development and commercialization of its proprietary plasma fractionation process. Concurrently, the company announced a new corporate management team and its intention to strategically refocus and rebrand the company as PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals.
At LNS Research we believe in the expression “you can’t control what you don’t measure.” With that, we’ve focused a significant part of our research on identifying the “Metrics That Matter.” And one of the topics of we find of most interest to our Global Executive Council is benchmarking and understanding how to measure performance.
A Parvo virus outbreak in Trenton, N.J., has claimed dozens of pets' lives.
Lannett Company today announced that it has commenced shipping its recently approved Oxycodone Hydrochloride Oral Solution USP, 100 mg per 5 mL. According to IMS, annualized sales of Oxycodone Hydrochloride Oral Solution USP, 100 mg per 5 mL, at Average Wholesale Price (AWP) were approximately $43M.
The Obama administration says 7.3 million people have signed up for subsidized private health insurance under the health care law — down from 8 million reported earlier this year.
A judge has finalized a $190 million settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital and more than 8,000 patients of a gynecologist who used tiny cameras to secretly photograph women and girls during examinations.
Signaling the seriousness of the threat posed by antibiotic-resistant germs, President Barack Obama has ordered the government to create a national plan to fight them by early 2015.
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday revised sweeping food safety rules proposed last year after farmers complained that the regulations could hurt business. The new proposals would relax water quality standards and allow farmers to harvest crops sooner after using raw manure as fertilizer.
More than 700 infants may have been exposed to tuberculosis at an El Paso hospital over the past year by an employee recently diagnosed with the illness, health officials said Friday.
Doctors treating a Spanish priest who was repatriated from West Africa on Monday after being diagnosed with the Ebola virus said there were no samples of experimental drug ZMapp available in the world right now, and they were considering alternative treatments.
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks with two leading experts on psychoactive drug research.
Treatment options for advanced breast cancer are desperately needed, according to cancer experts around the world. Also, a new study found that antidepressants may take less time to work than previously thought.
Thousands of health workers began knocking on doors across Sierra Leone on Friday in search of hidden Ebola cases as the entire West African nation was locked down in their homes in an unprecedented effort to combat the deadly disease.
A Baltimore judge was set to hear objections Friday to a preliminary $190 million dollar settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital System and more than 8,000 patients of a gynecologist who used tiny cameras to secretly photograph women and girls during examinations.
The addition significantly expands PCI's presence in the UK/EU to support global investigational studies of medicinal products by adding packaging, storage and distribution capacity, as well as consultative services for clinical trial supplies.